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Capital Guest House

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed there on the last weekend of february. The peak tourist season made me take a room there. comparing to the room the charge was high. The front desk people were of very nature. but the people of room service were horrible.They kept asking for tips even if you do not take any room service.But the place is nearby...

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

what a bad reception. I thought that it's busy season for tourist so it expensive but I saw this price i paid double price hahaha I wasn't smart. wet room and noisy fan dirty toilet is fun I will check out tomorrow

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Actually its one of the rare kind of hotels which I don't want to review as I do not feel good writing nasty things about any property. But I have a moral obligation [ being a traveler myself ] to alert tourists . Avoid this place - its actually pathetic , railway platforms are more good nowadays in India ....

Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

we didn't find any hotel after reaching kolkata this time. one of street broker took us there. it was late night. so it was a blessing for us that we got a shelter there. its a cheap hotel. location is very central. dont expect any service here. just a bed to sleep and fan and ac. rooms ate not clean....

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Read about hotel in Rough Guide. As we approached, local guy walked with us. We informed reception that we had found the place without the help of this man. Informed of room price 890Rs, fan, attached bathroom. Cheapest room we had found with attached bathroom. Room was basic, but bed was fine and comfortable. Bathroom was filthy- had not been...

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Konstanz, Germany
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I didn't sleep there actually just checked the room and left as fast as possible..dirty and the price (1500) is crazy for this rat nest... maybe it's more safe and clean to sleep in railway stations public toilette haha...and the stuff is very creepy and nearly aggressive.... Don't understand how the earn money with this place ....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This place is rank. In part I'm to blame because I had to book this online before we'd arrived in the city do I wasn't able to check the room before paying. The bathroom was complete filth, the bed was dirty and the staff at reception were rude. I've stayed in many hotels during 10 years of backpacking trips in...

1Thank Sophy S
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

A/C didnt work. Bathroom slimy with filth. Unfriendly staff. No one helped with our luggage. Money demanded minutes after tea given, which they demanded we take. I said id pay on my way out, but 2 minutes later they knocked and demanded the 20 rupees. When i left they demanded a tip. Was tired so gave the surly staff member...

4Thank Roamingfamilytravel
Vapi, Daman and Diu, India
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Positives:- 1) Located in central place 2) Affordable rates 3) Easily accessible from howrah junction. Negatives:- 1) Rooms are bit small. 2) Cleanliness is another issue. 3) No inhouse restaurants , food has to be ordered from outside.

2Thank Nikhil P
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Not recommended. The room was small and dirty for what it was worth. During the 3 nights I stayed there, no house keeping- not that I was expecting a high class service in a so called budget hotel- no one came to even sweep the floor. They changed the bed sheet on the last night after much request. The men...

1Thank aazaad-backpacker

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Address: Capital Guest House Chowringhee Lane, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range: RM43 - RM83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Capital Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Capital Guest House Hotel Kolkata (Calcutta)
Capital Guest House India/Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal
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