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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed for 4 nights. We found the staff willing and helpful although the male staff don't have great English. The female staff, Sukanya, was great and hugely helpful with everything. The room was great but would have preferred a large fitted sheet, top sheet and blanket rather than 2 small sheets and a blanket each. Our... More 

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Thank Jimbo G
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Pros. Nice Buddha Theme Cons Difficult to locate Room Yagakara too small Wifi hardly working Front gate of hotel always locked No food /room service Bad reservation management. Overall average stay and price is too much rs 2500 for small Yagakara room. They have some great ideas but need to implement them in reality.

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Thank Salil B
San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Stayed at the Bodhi Tree for a few nights last week in the Kalachakra Room. Nice concept, small hotel. Good Breakfast of traditional Indian food. Sweet staff- very helpful. Room was awful however. Do not stay in this room! It was very dark/damp and smelled of mildew. Seems like the hotel must know this because there were 2 over-powering air... More 

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Thank eurosandbaht
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Basic place that needs a lot of repairing to be done...aircon was leaking for 4 days n room was mouldy n old mouldy mattress were kept under the bed. The rajasthani room has to be cleaned and aired . The built in cupboards smelled like a perfect place to cultivate cheese. Breakfast was excellent.shewtha was ever obliging n helpful. Suresh... More 

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Thank Ravinder R
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

As someone who has stayed in many properties of a similar category in various parts of India, overall, our experience at the Bodhi Tree was a little disappointing. We had read such wonderful reviews, so our expectations were high. It's important to underscore that it is a fine place that is well designed and has many positive things going for... More 

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I would like to say the my one night stay at The Bodhi Tree was a wonderful experience of the sort of hospitality and old world generosity that is impossible to find these days. I was with a group of 7 people, first time in the City of Joy, mostly senior citizens...except for my brother and me. The rooms..no I... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We booked two rooms (bodhi master suite) for our three day stay in Kolkata. The big advantage of this place is its location near the lake area. However food has to be ordered from outside for any thing other than basic dal roti rice and subji. This basic food was fine though one needs to order in advance. The staff... More 

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Thank Arvind T
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

This oasis is located in the lane opp to the Rabindera Sarobor Metro. On the first visit this place is difficult to locate. Bodhi tree is a cozy place decorated with ancient artifacts. They have a beautiful verandah with creepers and plants that made the place cool and calm. The rooms were a mix of ancient and contemporary decor, neat... More 

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Thank Veeral P
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

what an amazing sanctuary amidst the busyness of Indias second largest city. Only a few rooms, but each decorated along a Buddhist theme, using local craftsmen and sensitive decor. Breakfast is included but meals can be made or you can order take away which will be brought to you or collected for you by the staff. I arrived here after... More 

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cairns qld Australia
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

I was travelling on my own and had the good fortune to and pleasure to stay for 11 nights at the Bodhi Tree. It was a perfect place to stay as it was quiet in a lovely area with the sounds of music, birds, and the scent of incense at night. The staff Sukanya Suresh, Babhu were really attentive and... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kolkata's first Boutique Guesthouse and Serviced Apartment, with newly introduced "Monastery of Art"-Boutique Art Cafe and Uruvela Forest - Garden of Culture. Ideally located in the heart of South Kolkata, near Rabindra Sarovar Metro Station, Bodhi Tree offers thematic rooms and suites, new age ambiance, great facilities (Split Aircon, Flat screen/LCD TV, free Wifi, communal space, business center) and friendly service, within an atmosphere of beauty, calmness and peace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bodhi Tree

Address: 48/44 Swiss Park, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700033, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range: $59 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Bodhi Tree Hotel Kolkata (Calcutta)
Bodhi Tree Kolkata (Calcutta), India - West Bengal
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“Do not stay in the Kalachakra room.”
 of 5 bubbles eurosandbaht, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do ask for Tantrayana Room”
 of 5 bubbles veeralp2015, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The single room is tiny so be prepared to squeeze in!”
 of 5 bubbles FrancesF53, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Yogacara is small and if you prefer more space there are several other larger rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 336belindaw, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had one of the main floor rooms which was interesting but would highly recommend the upper room off the sitting room with twin beds !”
 of 5 bubbles 284AndrewS, 24 Dec 2015 | Read review
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