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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Changed the room for better view. Extremely friendly staff, room was clean and nicely equipped. But approach to the hotel was poor and room/s do not offer proper mountain views. Also breakfast menu needs improvement.

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Keighley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed Feb 1st 7 nights. Small hotel, with very friendly and helpful staff. Great views from dining terrace. The breakfasts are large, tasty and will set you up for the day. This time of year very cold, everyone wears winter clothes even in local restaurants. Good shower and hot water bottles provided. No heating in room unless you pay extra...

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Thane, India
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Our overall experience in Magnolia Residency was too good. They served fantastic breakfast in the terrace. Room service was also good. Hotel manager Mr Pradhan was a nice & helpful man. Really enjoyed our stay in

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I cannot recommend this beautiful residence enough, the family that run the this are so incredibly accommodating and welcoming also their English is impeccable which is helpful when trying to get directions and advice. The rooms are clean and beds are comfortable. The breakfasts are not to be missed we stayed 4 days here and each morning there was a...

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

Thank you for your valued review. It is indeed immensely rewarding to be recognized and acknowledged for our hospitality. We would surely look forward to be visited by you and your family again. Management Magnolia Residency, Darjeeling.

Reviewed 17 December 2016

After a week in chaotic Kolkata, our first night here was in pretty much silence! The room was very clean, hot water worked and the staff were always happy to help. Special thanks to whoever cooked and came up with the breakfasts, we were so impressed with everything, especially that you're making something different everyday! Would definitely stay again.

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

Sometimes we do come across negative comments too, but we take it as a privilege to correct ourselves, understand our guests better and never to repeat the same. So this choice of ours have brought us a couple of years to where we stand today. But with the Grace of God we feel utmost happiness to be rewarded with such...

Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The best part about this place is the awesome breakfast...u"ll love it. Place is just a walk away from Mall Road. Room#305 has the best view of Darjeeling n hence charged extra too. Wud surely recommend.

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

It is indeed overwhelming to be praised but one should better remain rooted, so we the Magnolia team truly and sincerely want to thank you for your valued review and kind words of praise. We do look forward to seeing you again. Thank You Management Magnolia Residency

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Spend three nights at Magnolia residency and had a wonderful stay. Room no 305 has the best view and ofcourse the best room. But the entire property is very well maintained and carefully decorated with local Tibetan murals. Our room though small was fully equipped. Even had a writing table. WiFi worked fine though most places in Darjeeling has network...

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

Better late than never, please excuse us for the delayed response. We the Magnolia team sincerely would want to thank you for your kind words of appreciation. We feel rewarded. We do look forward to seeing you and your family again. Thank You, Management Magnolia Residency

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The hotel located quite far from the jeep station and either you walk or take private car to the hotel. If you walk its will be took around 15-20 mins or if by taxi should be around 10 mins depending on the traffic at the city. Bear in mind, private taxi shall not enter the hotel road since its required...

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

Things with honest intent do fetch rewards and so has your kind words of praise and appreciation. We would sincerely want to thank you for your precious and valued review. We do look forward to seeing you again. Management Magnolia Residency

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Starting from the moment you walk in - the manager is very nice and happy. The other staff always made an effort to say hello or at least smile. The rooms were cosy and everything was clean. The breakfast up on the rooftop was absolutely incredible! Definite highlight were the pancakes and egg sandwiches. We had a great stay and...

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

It is indeed rewarding to be praised. Thank you for recognizing our efforts to provide you with good food and solace stay. We do look forward to seeing you again. Thank You, Management Magnolia Residency

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We found everything at Magnolia Residency absolutely perfect. Our room (double executive) was spacious, very comfortable, super clean with the most fantastic view. The hotel owner/manager was always on hand with any requests and made our stay very easy. Excellent breakfasts are available too for a tiny sum. Factor in the bargain rates and this place really is amazing value.

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Haobijam S, Guest Relations Manager at Magnolia Residency, responded to this review

The Magnolia team sincerely would want to thank you for your valued review and for your kind words of appreciation. We feel glad that we could provide you with a comfortable stay here in Magnolia. We do look forward to seeing you again. Thank You, Management Magnolia Residency

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magnolia Residency is a beautiful little property located at the Mall, Chowrasta. The wall of the rooms are covered in traditional Tibetan Murals reflecting the cultural heritage of the region. The rooms are warm and inviting, with wall to wall carpeting, Wi-Fi Internet Access, LCD TVs, Doctor On Call, Anytime Cab, Laundry Service, uninterrupted power supply, travel desk services {e-air tickets | train tickets |airport transfers} daily English newspaper, beauty saloon (nearby) and international courier through DHL / FEDEX / BLUEDART & others. Multi cuisine restaurant serving Indian, Chinese, Nepali, Tibetan and continental cuisine open for Lunch and Dinner. Our team: the dynamic young duo of Mr. Chewang Sherpa and Mrs. Sonia Devi own and run the property, both being ardent travellers. They overlook the day to day running of the hotel. "We don't promise u much...but a Solacing stay in the Queen of hills" - Mrs. Sonia Devi ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnolia Residency

Address: Dr Zakir Hussain Road | Below S.P Bunglow, Chowrasta, Mall, Darjeeling 734101, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Darjeeling
Price Range: $38 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Only room no.305 offers some view.”
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“I would imagine all rooms are similar other than the size, just head to the rooftop for the great view!”
 of 5 bubbles SpokojNaZawsze, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“cafe at roof top with mountain view, rooms with great view”
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 of 5 bubbles iamjmj, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Tanmoy_TT, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room No 305 is the best room of this hotel with amazing views of Mountain Kanchendzonga and the valley.”
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