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Guwahati, India
Reviewed today NEWvia mobile

We chose polo orchid resort to stay for a couple of nights during our cherrapunjee trip. On arrival in the late evening, we have been welcomed to our cottage. The next morning we woke up to clouds moving beside our room. We opened the window and clouds entered into our room making it a dreamy morning. What next, the seven...

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delhi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To summarise here are the grades : Location 5 great views from the windows. Rooms and beds 5 Bathrooms 3 Price 3 high for the facilities. They have cycles for guests and they charge RS 100 per hour for its use. That's audacious. Breakfast 3 Food 3 very costly indeed. Hospitality 4. Ample parking space but no place for a...

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Polo Orchid Resort! Thank you for sparing your valuable time to review about your stay on TripAdvisor. Your feedback encourages us to strive harder towards excellence. We are happy that you enjoyed the location as well as your stay with us. However, we regret the inconvenience that you encountered. Due to the location and the ware...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place along with family. We booked 2 rooms. The location of hotel is pristine.. The rooms are just ok.. But bathrooms needs improvement for the price they charge.. The shower at the toilet was leaking.. Size of the bathrooms were also very small.. Breakfast buffet staff was good.. However it does not offer much variety.. The staff told...

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Polo Orchid Resort! Thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. Reviews like these help us understand the temperament of our guests and hence satisfy them with our services. We are happy to learn that you found the location of our resort to your liking. We sincerely regret the lapse in our hospitality services and facilities;...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Polo Orchid for 2 nights. The resort was good. Rooms were clean. The view from the resort is excellent. We could sit in our balcony and watch the seven sister falls. The surrounding beauty of the resort is heavenly. Its a beautiful property. The service in the resturant was not upto the mark as there was a...

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at Polo Orchid Resort-Cherrapunjee’s finest hotel and thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you had a wonderful stay with us. We would also like to thank you for your recommendation. It is due to guest like you that we have been awarded...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Cherrapunjy, it is the only best location, located on the side of Seven sisters falls. The view from the room was awesome to see the beauty of the nature and falls. The resort is specious and gives exciting feeling during night. The resort is in the centre of the many tourist attractions. Two day stay for relaxing and...

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at Polo Orchid Resort-Cherrapunjee’s finest hotel and thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you had enjoyed your stay at our hotel. It is due to guest like you that we have been awarded the World Travel Brands Award for "Leading Luxury Hotel...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there during 2016 Christmas -24th and 25th (2 nights) Pros: Definitely a good resort and a nice location (very nice views if you are traveling in the right season). Mawsmai and eco-park walk-able/ cycle-able distance. anyday better to stay in Cherrapunjee than Shillong. You can plan for Mawlynnong and Dowki in case you have time. Rooms and bathrooms...

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Polo Orchid Resort! Thank you for sparing your valuable time to review about your stay on TripAdvisor. Your feedback encourages us to strive harder towards excellence. We are happy that you enjoyed the location as well as your stay with us. However, we regret the inconvenience that you encountered. Your concerns have been duly shared with...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited this place during 1st week of Oct.-2016 and landed there through internet and we never repented. The drive from Shillong to Mawsmai - was a visual treat! It was thrilling to see the wondering clouds coming up from the valley and covering the roads which seems a common phenomena there but gives you an indication that you...

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Polo Orchid Resort! Thank you for the warm review and for understanding the adversity through which we strive to give our guests a flawless experience. The location is indeed a favorite among all our guests, with the mesmeric views it offers from all angles. We are glad to hear that it was all to your liking...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location is great...just beside the seven sister falls. The rooms are bit small but very neat and clean. Food was good. The great part was the free place in fornt of hotel where you can roam around and also have a kid place.

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Hotel_Polo_Towers, Guest Services at Polo Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at Polo Orchid Resort-Cherrapunjee’s finest hotel and thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. Your delightful review has made our day. It is due to guest like you that we have been awarded the World Travel Brands Award for "Leading Luxury Hotel Chain in Eastern India" and this reflects...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best locations in Cherrapunji to stay and see the view of amazing waterfalls, Sunrise and panoramic view of Bangladesh. Secured place with good restaurant and small shop for local artifacts is offered at very reasonable price. You can visit Double living roots bridge from here and also caves in the area. Sunset from a. Early place is...

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Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at Polo Orchid Resort-Cherrapunjee’s finest hotel and thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. Your delightful review has made our day. It is due to guest like you that we have been awarded the World Travel Brands Award for "Leading Luxury Hotel Chain in Eastern India" and this reflects...

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The cottage rooms of this resort are very nice.. Unfortunately when I visited it was peak time hence dint get occupancy on cottage but a room, which was decent enough.. Cherapunji is meant for enjoying the rains, scenic beauty.. There was huge walking area across this resort and very good scenic beauty points were visible as u stepped little further...

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Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at Polo Orchid Resort-Cherrapunjee’s finest hotel and thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. Your delightful review has made our day. It is due to guest like you that we have been awarded the World Travel Brands Award for "Leading Luxury Hotel Chain in Eastern India" and this reflects...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the edge of the cliff of the breathtaking Cherrapunjee Valley, overlooking the splendid Nongsithiang Waterfalls, this rustic-style star resort is the best hotel in Cherrapunjee and has a way of slowing down time to a tranquil tempo. Set amidst acres of lush gardens, Hotel Polo Orchid, Cherrapunjee is a showcase for relaxation with tropical-inspired design touches, grand architecture, a sun-drenched balcony, wide shady corridors, and flower lined patios for a memorable stay. The Polo Orchid Resort is subtly divided into the main hotel building with deluxe Orchid Rooms and villa cottages featuring Polo Cottage units. Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunjee is located just meters from the Mawsmai Caves beach and is in close proximity to all that is hip and happening in Cherrapunjee like the Mawsmai Falls, Arwah Caves and Thangkarang Park. The resort is short distance away from the oldest Prebysterian Church in India and is located overlooking the Nongsithiang Falls. Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunjee welcomes you with cheery greetings, a friendly smile and a whiff of the signature Meghalaya Hospitality. Polo Hotels and Resorts are the only midscale business and leisure hotel that uplift your spirits at the end of a long day. Polo Orchid's 'close to home' comfort helps you unwind with its smart in-room amenities, vibrant cafe and outdoor restaurant. All this, at an unbeatable value. Ideal for both leisure travelers and business travelers on an offsite, Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunjee has been designed to evoke the history,romance and poetry of the 'rainiest place on Earth.' It creates an ambience which is visually stunning - with minimal decor, artifacts, local stone work, sloping roofs and large windows set amidst a lush green environment and calm, clear blue skies. This Cherrapunjee resort offers 20 beautiful rooms and suites. All ground floor rooms provide great access. The Polo Cottage rooms, housed in stand alone Villas have been minimally decorated to retain the rustic charm and are appointed with all modern amenities. Room categories include Orchid Room; Polo Cottages; Misty Mountain Villa. This Cherrapunjee hotel also offers an eclectic open air restaurant – Sky Grill, and a multi-cuisine restaurant in Cherrapunjee - Rain Cafe, internet via dongle, a large banquet and conference area and the rejuvenating spa - Zen Spa to keep you feeling fresh-as-a-peach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Polo Orchid Resort

Address: Mawsmai - Nongthymmai, Sohra | Mawsmai View, Cherrapunjee 793108, India
Region: India > Meghalaya > Cherrapunjee
Hotel Class:3 star — Polo Orchid Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Go for the cottages on the upper room”
 of 5 bubbles Ramakrishnan88, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have better views”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't go for orchid rooms , select the cottages and if possible select the cottages in the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles LunaOjah, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“wifi doesnt work sometimes and honestly you dont need it if you are in a beautiful place like this,”
 of 5 bubbles bhoomimehta, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the waterfalls”
 of 5 bubbles 215arpitak, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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