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Manu Temple Road | Old Manali Village, Manali 175131, India
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Drifters' Inn & Cafe
Ranked #4 of 212 Manali B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends stayed here but i only went for finding somthing to eat. Food are very excellent. i'm Thai and i advise u to order thai curry. This dish's very awesome! service is superb. They are very friendly and attentive. I feeling warm at here :)

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Gryon, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in Manali for a few weeks and the owner, Nishant, was very friendly. The food was simply excellent, the ambience very relaxed; a compromise between what Western travellers are accustomed to and the local way of life - that is, real, friendly and simple. The service was friendly and absolutely non-intrusive. The restaurant hotel has wifi and numerous... More 

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Kolkata
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well First of all i have to say thanks to my friend,.,.,He has taken me there and its an amazing holiday over there. Nice view from balcony....lovely food.....its actually yam-mm...!!! ambiance have a very nice touch ups having a good choice .......!!! Love to be there Again.....N last but not the least i got very warm welcome over there. People... More 

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Shimla, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now, before I put across my feedback , let me make it clear , I've got NO personal grudges against the hotel, but the review is based on my own experience. Pathetic , to start with , the guy who runs the guest house is a high headed ego maniacal, very biased , majorly entertaining the guests of the hotel,... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for writing in... however you've wrongly posted this review to our Guest House page... you never stayed with us and thus are commenting only on our Cafe business. And you are right - we do not welcome drunk guests. Local, Indian, International. Period. Now to specifically revert on your 2 reported incidents. 1. No we do not serve... More 

Galle, Sri Lanka
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

First of all I need to tell I was not able to stay in Drifters due to unavoidable circumstances. But I must review their customer service. Their customer service is really good. Let me explain it to you. I am from Sri Lanka and when I was looking for a hotel in Manali trip advisor member(Prateek) suggested me Drifters Inn.... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Roshan, Yes we missed meeting and hosting you. But its nobody's fault, nature rules supreme :) I just hope that you enjoyed the snow in winters in Manali. Will definitely look forward to next time. Happy 2015! More 

Delhi
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56 reviews 56 reviews
37 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We landed up in Manali with a last minute cancellation from the place we were supposed to stay at and we checked into Drifters Inn very annoyed at the situation. That was one of the best things that happened to us at the start of a long trip because Drifter's Inn is very unlike most typical tourist hotels in Manali.... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you remembering us even after so long :) Really appreciate your gesture... and I hope you come visit us again soon. Happy 2015! More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We visited Manali in quiet season at the end of November. Originally we planned to stay up the hill in Vashisht as we wanted some peace out of the madness of Manali centre, but when we called the guest house they had closed for the season. They recommended Drifters to us as an alternative in Old Manali and we were... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a lovely feedback and my apologies for getting back to you so late. We are delighted to have met you both. And we wish the very best for your further travels. Happy 2015! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I stayed here for one night and loved this place. There were 5 of us friends and we booked one superior and one standard room. The rooms were clean, hygienic, warm and cosy, and offered beautiful views of the mountains. The attached bathrooms were clean with ready hot water flowing from the faucets. We arrived at Manali at 8am and... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for remembering us even after so long :) Wish you all the very best for the coming year... Happy 2015! More 

Ernakulam, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I had visited Manali with my friends during November 1st week. The hotel is just a few km from Mall road, Manali, making it very accessible to the city. We had booked the room in advance through Nishanth, who was very helpful in arranging our stay. We stayed in a room that could accommodate 5 pax. The room and toilets... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting us. And we are really happy to hear from you. Wish you all the best for coming year... Happy 2015!! More 

London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I choose the his place based on previous positive reviews. I was not disappointed and had a wonderful stay. Everything about this place was great: - the staff were very helpful and friendly - the rooms were very clean and comfortable - the food was great - perfect location in Old Manali I was only able to stay for 2... More 

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NishantSingh, Owner at Drifters' Inn & Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for staying with us in Nov :) It was really nice meeting you and I hope you are happy travelling where ever you are right now. Best wishes and Happy 2015! More 

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Address: Manu Temple Road | Old Manali Village, Manali 175131, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Manali
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 10

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