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Drifters' Inn & Cafe

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Manu Temple Road | Old Manali Village, Manali 175131, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

This place is unlike other hill station. Old manali is a slow paced area. People here mostly chill out and enjoy the peace. Drifters inn is located in a serene location with easy access. We spent our new years eve here. It was absolutely worth it. It's unlike Delhi or big city rush and hush. We spend 3 nights there.... More 

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

drifters inn, located in old manali.. a small property but nicely done up.. the cafe is lovely - their food is awesome - the pastas, salads, burgers, cold coffee all are worth trying! it's away from the maddening tourist crowd in main manali - that would definitely be one of the major positives. the rooms are simple and clean, the... More 

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1 Thank meeow91
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

Situated in Old Manali, it is THE PERFECT sojourn for people who wanna unwind, adventure junkies, travellers etc. Rooms are small but cosy and comfortable. Nishant, Rayo and the entire staff were very cordial and ensured a comfortable stay especially with the onset of the harsh winters. The highlight of the place is the cafe wherein u can spend an... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

In love with this amazing place. Trip actually means to get rid of the hustle bustle of city life and be around serene and peace environment, this place provides all with sophistication. What an amazing hospitality. Every one was so cordial, kind and happy to keep us in their property. Rooms are very nice, they provide you a comfortable stay.... More 

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Varanasi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

I have been in a room for 1500Rs. It was small and dark. The walls are so thin that you hear every word of the neighbors. I heard my neighbor snoring all the night. When the neighbors smoke on the common passway, the smoke enters your room below the door. In the restaurant the tables are so low that you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

This is one of the best places I've been to..a perfect sojourn for the adventurers and travellers, with great music. Everything on their menu is worth trying, but here are the highlights according to me- Hot Chocolate with Rum (lot of rum!!!), Pork with rice and veggies (can't get over the taste), Nutella pancake ( probably the best pancake desert... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

The place is situated in old Manali and has a very cosy and relaxed ambiance the room was small and cosy, the bed was spacious and very comfortable the view is lovely. The attached bathrooms were clean with ready hot water flowing from the faucets. Wifi was excellent throughout the hotel. Service very attentive. This is the best you can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff and manager. Our room was on the second floor and had seating available on the balcony outside the rooms. This was used a lot by us and we appreciated it a lot. The room was small and cosy, the bed was spacious and comfy with suitable space for luggage. Bathroom was simple and the shower had hot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

Got a recommendation from another local traveller and glad I took it. Just eating here so don't know about the rooms but the mushroom and pea masalla was great. Service very attentive. Best internet speed in the last 2 weeks, clean nice loos, good vibe. And the prices the similar to more basic places. Not the place if you want... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

A great place to stay in Old Manali - super friendly and helpful service, yummy food and lovely rooms. Only intended to stay for two nights but loved Old Manali and Drifters so much that we stayed five. All our thanks to Nishant and his team for making our stay so great and for all the advice - best place... More 

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