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Dekeling Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   51 Gandhi Rd, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Ranked #3 of 79 Hotels in Darjeeling
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place feels like coming home to grandparents. Mrs Norbu treated us like her own children, which was comforting for a bunch of weary travellers. We arrived with some drama of a sick friend and the concern and car offered by the staff was genuine; they couldn't do enough for us. definitely one of the best places you could stay... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 nights in September 2014. In general, it's clean and comfortable - like a two to three star hotel. You don't need air con in Darjeeling even in the summer; instead, they offered heater for the cold nights for a fee. This is more a family-run business with a somewhat casual attitude. For example, one young staff member struggled... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Dekeling Hotel in april this year, and I've been meaning to write a review for a while as I still have great memories of staying in this place. It's cosy, the location is good, the showers are nice and warm, the staff are super friendly, and the ginger lemon tea is great. We stayed for a total... More

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Jamshedpur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel online through cleartrip. I stayed there from 18th July to 21st July,2014 with my wife and found hotel good and comfortable.Location is awesome as most of the places are nearby to hotel.Rooms are good .Wooden finishing is good.staff are good and cooperative.Proper hot water supply is available. Only problem:If you are having old person with you,... More

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Bangalore, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please don't go for this hotel. Beware of the charges their room rent looks bit on lower side but they are charging 10% service charge on the total amount and also a service tax of 7.42% again on the Room rent+service charge. Its like taking money from the other way round. For example. Room rent is Rs 4000 Service charge... More

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Norbu D, Owner at Dekeling Hotel, responded to this review

First of all, Mr. M.S. Agarwal has not stayed with us in August., 2014 as he has claimed. Dekeling Hotel has no hidden charges. All our charges are transparent in our website: www.dekeling.com plus on all online travel portels. I am sorry, this gentleman is thoroughly confused and mistaken with the charges. All charges are as per government norms and... More

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

It was like a Home in Paradise ! Loved every bit of our stay at Dekeling. The Lounge Area is warm and comfortable and have huge collection of Books, Novels. Service is great. Perfect Location as it's near to Market + Keventer's + KFC + Glenary's. Room's are good and the mountain facing ones have a great view. You also... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I had booked one Super Deluxe room for my family during June. I was a little nervous since I had booked the room via email and was sending my aged parents alone for the first time. I had told them to inform me about the rooms immedietly once they reach the hotel. The next day I got a call from... More

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New Delhi, India
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171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My husband and I spent three nights here and loved it. This is a lovely, quaint hotel built up a hill and has many levels with comfortable lounges on each level. The views of Darjeeling and the mountains are fantastic. The staff is wonderful as is the owner, warm and welcoming. They sincerely want to serve and their guests to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The location is excellent. The Frank Ross, Keventers, Gleneries restaurants are about a 60-second (or less) walk away. The rooms are well appointed and clean. The hospitality is warm and comes with smiles included (quite rare these days). I cannot fault this hotel. There is small restaurant on the ground floor called Devekas. I think theirs' is the Darjeeling's best... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A lovely hotel in a great location. A welcome cup of tea on arrival was the perfect start to our trip (and most needed after a long, bumpy jeep ride!). Clean and spacious room? Very pleasant and helpful staff. Quick wifi connection in communal areas. Super fast laundry service too :) I highly recommend this hotel.

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Address: 51 Gandhi Rd, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Location: India > West Bengal > Darjeeling
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Dekeling Hotel 2*
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