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Pune, India
Reviewed 3 December 2015

We stayed here two nights. On the first night we had dinner out and only had breakfast which was good so decided to stay there on the way back from Cherrapunji. On that day we had dinner here and it was really bad. The issue with the breakfast is that they are not geared up for a larger number of...

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Mysore
Reviewed 22 September 2015

A beautiful nice place, away from the busy city center. The entrance that leads you directly to the first floor is quite impressive. Most of the staff are friendly. For the rent they charge, the room can be better - in my case, water in the bathroom was smelly, wires were dangling from the geyser and cups were dirty. Sleep...

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 19 August 2015

It was my overnight stay in Highwinds; a last minute decision to stay back in Shillong – shortlisted after reading reviews in Tripadvisor and booked online. The surroundings are well maintained with lot of greenery and diverse flora. Gave me a unique feeling while getting into the reception located in the first floor. There is an Elevated covered wooden walkway...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 30 June 2015

To start with, the hotel is away from the hustle and bustle of the Police Bazaar, so if you are in search for serenity, this is the place to be. The entrance makes you feel as if it you are home. The rooms are clean and has the basic amenities. The food is also good. We were a group of...

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Jamshedpur, India
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We stayed for one night in their executive room. We chose this hotel based on all the good reviews it had got. What we saw was quite the opposite. We paid 2900/- for one night for two people with breakfast complimentary. Things that were sub-par 1. They do not provide bottled water, rather the water was kept in a glass...

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Kolkata
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

My company has a corporate tie up with High winds, and our office colleagues always stay here, after 20010, when I had glowingly reviews the place, after staying there. However, this time, when I had wanted to visit Shillong on work, and planned to stay here, as usual, I got the nastiest shock, when The guy who looks after the...

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TRICHY
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We got to stay in this guest house through one of our well wishers. And what and where to start? Had a great home feeling plus a wonderful hospitality. Nice food and friendly staff! and a beautiful open grass breakfast dining place, the experience was unforgetable!!!

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2Thank Suresh B
Shillong, India
Reviewed 10 February 2015

It was the best place I've visited in Shillong....worlds apart from the hustle bustle of the market yet very,very centrally located right in the heart of Shillong..... a top spot for most foreign tourists and also tourists from india looking for a peaceful,quit,homely,pampered stay in the city of Shillong...its got a great view with a wide variety of flowers, a...

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4Thank ShillongSmallCityBoy
Jamshedpur, India
Reviewed 4 February 2015

My wife and I stayed at Highwinds from 30th of Jan, 2015 to the 2nd of Feb, 2015. Totally love the exterior of this property. Its very well maintained and clean. The staff was very warm and friendly. They were quick with their service and always greeted us with a smile. They would ask for immediate feedback regarding the food...

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4Thank abhinavm123
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Me and my husband stayed Oct'14. Enjoyed superbly and still in our memory for such a good guest house. Breakfast was excellent, room decoration specially wooden roof is good looking. Water heater working nicely. Tea maker available in the room with tea bag, milk and sugar, making start of the day excellent. But food is too costly, better to avail...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of evergreen pine forests, this quiet resort is your ideal family home while visiting Shillong. Centrally located, close to the National Highway and adjacent to the Lady Hydari Park and the Crinoline Falls & swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highwinds, Guest House

Address: Pine Mount Ridge, Barik | nr Pine Mount School, Shillong 793001, India
Region: India > Meghalaya > Shillong
Price Range: RM204 - RM16,085 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“id suggest the 5th floor rooms for their wooden ceiling otherwise all of them are wonderful...really nothing to worry about”
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