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Hotel Esplanade Chambers

2, Chandni Chowk St | 2nd Floor, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700072, India
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Chennai (Madras), India
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights in Esplanade Chambers. Hotel has its pros and cons. Read carefully and book if you feel the cons aren't prohibitive. Good things: 1. Very close to Chandni chowk metro. Places like Esplanade and many tourist places nearby can be covered by food or using metro from this hotel. No need to spend for taxi. 2. Free... More 

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of those hotels that you wished you had brought linens from home. The sheets were stained and the pillows were gross.The pictures online are way different then the room we actually stayed in. I guess they have two remodeled rooms, but they were taken. The room smelt of smoke. We complained but they couldn't do anything. We... More 

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naushina j, Owner at Hotel Esplanade Chambers, responded to this review

This is the first review of this kind out of the 94 reviews written for my guest house . Also noted that you have joined the tripadvisor and contributed this one review against us . Yuo may or may not like our guesthouse and the services ,you can air your views . MOST IMPORTANT This is the first time we... More 

New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I am a frequent traveler to Kolkata and after staying in a lot of budget hotels; I chose to stay in Esplanade Chambers based on its location and reviews. My stay was pleasant with high speed Internet, a neat and clean room (very clean & new bathroom) and a helpful staff. They provide all the facilities a guest might need.... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I stayed in a single AC room for 10 days. The AC was good, the free wifi was very good, the room had a nice window and it was clean (sheets and bathroom). The room was small but I didn't mind. Needed a clean comfortable place to rest and sleep else was mostly out. The location of the hotel is... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Stayed 14 nights in executive room & Single room... A good place with moderate pricing and good locality and i recommend the hotel for short stay, hope not suitable for long stay. Cons - Hotel needs maintenance AC, Couch etc - Food is pathetic.. All 14 nights same same sameeeee poori subji and bread butter omelette... Even taste wont vary... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

One of the best budget hotel in calcutta and comes abundantly recommended!! I stay here during my frequent business visits to kolkata and sometimes, they have been for extended long stays- They have all been extremely pleasurable. Located quite centrally; Clean rooms & toilets, wifi, courteous and ever willing staff are part of the package you get when you book... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The hotel is ideal for travellers like me on a budget. Extremely clean and well maintained with very friendly and polite service. The concierge is happy to offer suggestions on things do around the City and arrange for amenities like taxis, toiletries and medicines on request. Would highly recommend to friends who are visiting Calcutta on business or pleasure.

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Hyderabad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I stayed in this hotel last week... The rooms are of ok size, but bathrooms are not properly/clean....... It has the smallest lift I have ever seen.... 1 suitcase and 1 person at a time! .. People are rude... My mother asked water at 4:30 am and what we got is a rude answer that their service will only start... More 

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naushina j, Owner at Hotel Esplanade Chambers, responded to this review

hello Thank you for writing the review .It is always a difficult task for an owner to digest a bad review. We will pay Greater importance to cleaner bathrooms . True...... the lift is custom made .as it is a period structure . The Waiters make sure that there is water etc in the room for the night . Which... More 

New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

My first impression was not great as it is located on a crowded street but they make up for this by providing excellent facilities. Given my budget, it was an ideal place for me to stay. They offer high-speed free wifi, complementary breakfast and laundry service. The rooms and bathrooms were clean and the staff was very hospitable. The manager... More 

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New Delhi, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Dont go by pics of room ..its taken by professional ...worst breakfast ..worst service They will give breakfast in your room nd only option will be puri sabzi nd omlete of poor quality Tv old fashiones of 90,s Ac will not have remote Dirty bedsheet ..dirty almirah....

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naushina j, Owner at Hotel Esplanade Chambers, responded to this review

Hi ,Thanks for your Review , True we are a B&B establishment and listed so on TRIPADVISOR site. Complimentary breakfast is simple. Being a simple B&B .we do not run a full kitchen ,but the boys are ever willing to fetch the food from well known nearby restaurant .Gypsy on the ground floor serves Indian and Chinese and the chain... More 

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Address: 2, Chandni Chowk St | 2nd Floor, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700072, India
Location: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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