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    The Elgin, Darjeeling

    18 HD Lama Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I have never written a bad review, but felt compelled to as this hotel really was not up to scratch. We travelled through Kuoni who are a luxury tour brand and really should not be sending people to this hotel. First impressions of the hotel...More

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    Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, Darjeeling

    Dear Sir ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and are grateful for all the little details you have taken time out to point out and mention , it is our aim to maintain the same consistency of standards...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The hotel is a remnant of the Colonial days but run with Indian flair. The rooms are HUGE and many have fabulous views over the city. (Ask for one with a view). The meals were delicious and varied enough so that if you don't like...More

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    Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, Darjeeling

    Dear Tripadvisor Member! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us ! Your words of praise will go a long way in encouraging the Elgin team...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I had no idea of the Elgin chain of hotels till the time our agent suggested in response to my insistence on staying in a heritage hotel ensuring the service as well . This quaint little hotel was the summer home of the Cooch Behar...More

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    Dear Madame ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us ! Your words of praise will go a long way in encouraging the Elgin team...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    The Elgin Darjeeling is one of the most outstanding hotels I've stayed in anywhere in the world. It is a heritage property with an old world charm, courteous and attentive staff and superb service. Highly recommended.More

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    Dear Sir! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us ! Your words of praise will go a long way in encouraging the Elgin team to...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    After trawling tripadvisor and thinking the windamere looked a bit unwelcoming of visitors coming for afternoon tea we tried the Elgin and I'm so glad we did. It's a really relaxing and friendly atmosphere in a colonial setting. The staff were really helpful when i...More

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    About
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$174 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
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    • #6 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
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    Rubai B
    R pets allowed inside?
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from ElginGuestRelations | Property representative |
    Dear Madame ! All the Elgin properties in Darjeeling & Sikkim are pet friendly and you can bring and keep your pet with you inside the hotel as long as you can take care of your pet and your pets food .
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    Sula R
    Planning to stay in the elgin darjeeling for afew nights in mid february.will there be any issues with water supply
    3 February 2017|
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    Response from ElginGuestRelations | Property representative |
    Dear Sir or Madame ! We thank you for your query ! The Elgin , Darjeeling has a garunteed 24 by 7 uninterrupted water supply, this is made available through the flooring resources 1) A direct water connection through the... More
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    cauverykapur
    Dear all, We want to visit pelling in nov for 3 nights. We have 2 more nights to spend. So gangtok or darjeeling? Which will be better and closer to bagdogra airport Regards, Cauvery Kapur
    21 August 2016|
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    Response from Barun C | Reviewed this property |
    hi both are equally good. but my vote is for Gangtok. but the road is very bad, be prepared.
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