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Sunflower Guest House

2.5 of 5 Guest house   |   7 Royd Street,, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016, India
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

By far the best thing about Sunflower is its location - just a short walk from many great restaurants and other Kolkata attractions. Otherwise the place is no better than average. There is a lobby area you can work or read in, but no wifi. The rooms are OK size, but definitely no frills - things like toilet paper, extra... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow this place won gold in the Pathetic customer service awards!!The concierge was more interested in finishing his game of solitaire than checking me in, the staff are lounging about watching tv or playing on their computers. There is only wifi access on the third floor lobby which they try and charge you an additional 30 rupees to use and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a rom over the phone and da guy who answered asked us to come directky and said dere was no need to book for a room... Wen we went dere finally at 7 am .... He told dat we had to wait till 10 am until some of the guests checkout... And he did not mention dat in... More

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay during a trip to Kolkata . Have stayed there several times . Excellent location Rooms are quite comfortable .All basic services are available round the clock. Staff is very helpful and have always helped us with all required information that we as an outsider asked for .......be it looking for a cab, finding a specialty restaurant... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

It was quick trip to Kolkata along with family for 3 days. There were so many things to do - all planned during this short stay. Location of Sunflower at the heart of the city - yet tucked inside a nice little street away from the hustle bustle of Park Street was a big advantage for us. Rooms were clean... More

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Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The location is good if you want to be right near Park Street, but other than that my 3 friends and I were pretty unimpressed with this hotel. The staff was not helpful at all and our room was not worth the price. We paid around 40usd a night for a 'deluxe triple' which was pretty much a double room... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The location of the hotel is really great. The staff is also quite good, but not perfect. Unfotunatelly our room was not clean - the bad was dirty with shoes traces. When we asked for changing the bedsheet, the guy started sweeping it with a rag instead.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Me along with 4 other friends went to Sunflower guest house as we were referred by a friend who stayed in this hotel quite a few times. We needed 2 rooms and we wanted to stay 3 nights. But, the management asked full 3 nights advance which was really ridiculous.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

Lovely quaint place with lots of stairs and a magic lift made somewhere in the old country.. Perfect stopover in a good part of town. Blah blah blah rhubarb why do these reviews have to be a minimum? Everton 2 Man United 0 well sadly David Moyes had a poisoned chalice have we got to 200 characters yet? Blah blah... More

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ascnjones
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I was somewhat puzzled by the contrasting reviews on here, but think I may now understand why. We stayed twice in a week, and had two very different experiences. The first stay was great. The management and the staff (of course the lift man in particular), were all very helpful and attentive. The room was large and clean, and the... More

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Address: 7 Royd Street,, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016, India
Location: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sunflower Guest House 2.5*
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Sunflower Guest House Hotel Kolkata (Calcutta)
Sunflower Guest House India/Kolkata (Calcutta), Asia

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Situated in the Solomon Mansion House, Sunflower Guesthouse offers a unique experience of modern living with a dash of heritage. Located in the heart of Kolkata's Park Street area it is very convenient to reach out to most places of interest. Despite the prime location Sunflower Guesthouse offers a pleasantly peaceful ambience. This 20 room property comes with 2 bedroom and 3 bedroom options. Serviced apartment facilities for group bookings are also available for longer stay durations. ... more   less 
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