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Darjeeling Planters Club

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Located just above kaventers with a panoramic view of Mount kanchanjangha. Rooms are big with king size bed. Wooden floors squeaky. Room service takes some time, so one needs to be satisfied with just hot tea/coffee.

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Kolkata
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We called in the morning and got a room for the night . Arrived late in the evening , very tired . Had a great night's sleep . Extended our stay for 2 more nights . The rooms are the only things functional there . Restaurant has closed down . Bar is not stocking up . The place will be...

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Thank sdas54
kolkata
Reviewed 20 April 2016

If you want to feel the British Colonial culture with 19th century decor, can choose the place, the rooms are huge with all modern amenities but they dont have room service. The best part during your stay you can avail their club. Its very near to Mall.

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Thank MOLOYB
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 6 October 2015

I visited the Planters club last week with family and friends. I had earlier stayed at this place around 25 years ago. Sadly it felt that the rooms had not been renovated since then. Such a beautiful property lying completely wasted. Being located in a prime location, this place could do wonders. Shabby rooms, dilapidated bathrooms, uncomfortable beds, run down...

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1Thank Sekhar1966
Kolkata
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We stayed 2 nights on this property in 2013. Darjeeling Planters Club is conviniently located bang opposite to famous Keventer's resturant.The mall would be only 5 mins gentle walk from this hotel.But then why it is Average property ? Well, to understand this we need to keep aside those British era, Old world,Raj Style, Colonial type etc. etc. keywords and...

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5Thank dhurjati
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Let me start of by saying that I would have given this place a poor rating if it wasn't for the great location and the view. This colonial era hotel sits on a hill, and is right opposite the famous cafe Keventers. The club has an outdoor seating area from where you can see the mountains and valleys. The rooms...

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5Thank Anurup M
Calcutta
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Enjoy the taste of the British age rooms - which are well maintained .. along with excellent bahaviour by the staff ( I remember the pony tailed guy - Karma who always had a smile on his face). The rooms are spacious - have a skylite and the funrniture and the ambience takes you back to the British age... The...

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5Thank ranjan_das
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Stayed with a group of family friends. Nice place with lot of historical values. Mallory started his mount Everest expedition from here. Good food. One of the rare hotel where fireplace is still available.

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3Thank santanubk
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This is a lousy piece of hotel which is grossly over publicised. Unfriendly staff, unclean rooms, high-priced facilities. I did not at all get why residents need to pay separately for the coal bucket to light the fireplace of a 4000K room! Highhandedness everywhere. The heritage is all they have got. No attempt of maintenance or upgradation. In fact the...

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2Thank Debraya77
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 6 February 2015

we stayed at this place in their suite when in Darjeeling and its a beautiful experience. its so unlike hotels and has an old world charm to it and it smells nice coz of its wooden construct. a trip to remember indeed

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  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Darjeeling Planters Club

Address: 7 Nehru Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Darjeeling
Price Range: $42 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you stay here, take a room on the first floor. You maybe able to see the Kanchenjunga range in the morning!”
 of 5 bubbles anurupm, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Go for the rooms maintained by tea companies. Book through them if you have contacts.”
 of 5 bubbles Debraya77, 17 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Suits on the first floor, on the left after you climb up the staircase have a fabulous view of the town market and the valley beyond. On a clear day one can see the Mighty Himalayan Range and The Glorious Peaks of Mount Kanjendzonga. Apt for Himalayan lovers and travelers, not sure whether it is good choice for 'tourists'”
 of 5 bubbles sudiptod2015, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Room No 4/5/6/7..... apart from that they have certain suites sponsored by Goodricke”
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 of 5 bubbles joyofeast, 24 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Just go there for the Old World Charm if you so please. F&B is rather challenged and the amenities are rudimentary.”
 of 5 bubbles roundtabler, 17 Mar 2014 | Read review
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