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Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Average hotel. Okay for 1-2 nights stay. Even the superior rooms were rather small in size. Food was below average to just ok. Location is good. On main road and close to the University campus. Car parking space is on the road in front of reception.

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Zambia
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stayed in Rangamati and came for food in the restaurant of Hotel Royal Bengal. The hotel is modern, ambience is excellent and food was prepared with lot of attention. Had a chance to go round hotel facilities. It is a bright star in the hotel scenario of Bolpur and definitely a leader .The lawn,garden , lobby and overall ambience...

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Hotel_Royalbengal, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you so much for this nice review. We are happy to know that you dined at our hotel and enjoyed your time at our property. We would have been more than happy if we could have you as our resident guest. We look forward for an opportunity to serve you while you stay with us. Hope to...

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for one night in your bolpur visite. Room is little small but clean. Ac not worked properly. Inside the floor coridoor every time dump dirty food item. Food price very high as per contrite and quality. Cheek in &cheek out also very dealy. Wifi not connected. Front office people don't have local information.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I would rate it as "very good" among hotels in Shantiniketan (although just "average" for hotels in India) owing to (i) excellent location in the center of the town (ii) decent service and food; (iii) (elevator to rooms; (iv) recently remodeled and well designed restaurant. On the other hand there is scope for improvement. No hot water was available. Had...

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Kolkata, INDIA
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The one of the most visited place for Heritage and Historical importance is Bolpur, Shantiniketan. The birthplace of Legendary Poet Kabiguru Rabindranath Tagore... Very pleasant and calm place. Scenic beauty is good.. You can expect very very low pollution. Lots of trees and greenery. We traveled recently on the 8th Oct 2016 till 12th Oct 2016. We hiked trough Road,...

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Hotel_Royalbengal, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan, responded to this review

Dear Mr Ganguly, Thank you so much for taking out the time to write this amazing review. It was such a pleasure to have had you stay with us. We are glad to see that you were satisfied with all aspects of your stay. The entire team of our hotel is delight to see their service being appreciated in this...

Liphook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stay here for 5 weeks. Hotel is basic but clean. WIFI available in lobby area most of the time but subject to 'issues' with connectivity beyond hotels control. Staff very friendly and helpful. Food is OK but waiters often make mistakes with orders as their english isn't so good. A/C was always being turned off in room so had to...

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Hotel_Royalbengal, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you so much for taking your time to write this wonderful review. We would like to apologize for the bits of inconveniences caused during your stayed. But we are more than happy to know that at the end of the day you liked our property and expressed your interest to stay with us in the future. Keeping...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Hotel is good enough what we paid;it's in the heart of city;get tuk-tuk means Auto available at hotel,rooms are ok,best is cleanness,restaurant is good,food ok, staff not professional, but all are very cooperative. Shantiniketan is hardly 6/7 minutes away; Shantiniketan museum is close down on Wednesday and Thursday.buy Rabindranath Tagore artifacts and other things from outside vendors of Shantiniketan on...

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Chicago
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stayed at this hotel for one night. Clean rooms and bathrooms. Food is very average. Staff is helpful. The hotel overall lacks professional management eg they can't guide guests easily on what to see and how to go about it. Restaurant staff makes silly mistakes in taking orders and billing. Front desk is very rigid about check out times....

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bagdas, Manager at Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we really appreciate your suggestions. We have already taken into considerations the areas where we need improvements. We can assure you a much better experience the next time you pay us a visit. It was our pleasure serving you. We look forward to meet you soon. manager suraj kumar bagdas

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Room and hotel was fine. Food was pathetic and terrible. Full of oil in every dish and heavy salt. Was unable to consume food. If food can be avoided stay was fine. Else hotel is located ideally. Disappointing stay, as I fell sick after food consumption.

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Hotel_Royalbengal, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your feedback . First of all we apologize for the F&B related issue that you mentioned. We already had a meeting with our F&B team and asked them to look into this mater with utmost seriousness. We can assure you a much better experience the next time you pay us a visit. It was our...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I've been visiting Santiniketan for last 20 years or so and this is the first time I stayed in this hotel. The information was gathered from holidayiq and I found out that stayzilla was offering an unbelievable 50% discount. I was a bit apprehensive but booked my first deal with stayzilla. The offer was quite surprising but true. Reaching the...

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Hotel_Royalbengal, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel and posting this wonderful feedback. I thank you on behalf of all the staffs and associates of our hotel for sharing this warm and positive review on Tripadvisor. Your honest feedback motivate all the of us in giving their best to the guests. Please do keep sharing such experiences...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Royal Bengal, a boutique hotel offering leisure, luxury & peace of mind. Nestled in the serene and green environs of Tagore's Shantiniketan, the cultural hot spot of Bengal. Spacious property overlooking the indoor stadium & greenery, at the heart of Shantiniketan and offers guests the chance to get away from the noise and activity of city life, while still having easy, walkable access to the town. Discover the heritage of Bengal's Renaissance, explore the tribal origins of culture or simply relax. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan

Address: Santiniketan, Santiniketan 731204, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Santiniketan
Price Range: RM93 - RM164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Hotel Royal Bengal Santiniketan West Bengal
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“The Front side Rooms are Lawn facing and having balcony.... The rear end one are good also with bit lower rates.”
  • Some are equipped with LED TV
  • Standard Facilities.
 of 5 bubbles TaritGanguly, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Normal rooms are good too.”
 of 5 bubbles harishsharma1, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you take a driver, they charge Rs 500 per night. That seems high compared to other places”
 of 5 bubbles bhusawal, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Garden facing rooms should be preferred.”
 of 5 bubbles Soumitram59, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Rishabh2307, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
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