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The Exotica Dharamshala

Vill Tohu, Khanyara - Indru Nag Road, Dharamsala, India
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Ranked #5 of 53 hotels in Dharamsala
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chandigarh, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As its name, Exotica is really an exotic and refreshing place to be. Located in the laps of nature, it surely gives a peaceful holiday. With beautiful huts to stay, and refreshing pool to enjoy, its one of the best resorts in the vicinity. The rooms, along with the bath area are very spacious and well equipped with all the... More

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there last week for 2 nights.It was a wonderful experience staying at this property.Away from the maddening crowd,it is situated at a beautiful spot from where you get an amazing view of the snow clad mountains.The cottages are lovely and they give you your privacy.The recreation facilities are good like table tennis and a swimming pool.The food is... More

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Bangalore, India
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Hotel is located at a place which is difficult to find. They have a big generator which they deny to Switch in when there is power cut. Food is HORRIBLE. They billed me over thousand for one meal for a couple. They charged 3000 plus for one night for which they dint even provide a water bottle complimentary. Staff is... More

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Thanks for your valuable feedback. We are Just 3 kms away from the main market Dharamshala, ( 1km away from the local market ). This site is chosen for its peace, serenity & beauty, away from the hustle bustle of city life. Our location is one of our USP as people come here for complete rejuvenation and create memorable moments.... More

New Delhi, India
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We had visited Exotica in the first week of Jan and I must tell you every word of praise is so very true for the place...........it was an excellent experience being at the place and the food offered is excellent too The staff took care of all your needs during our stay since we were travelling with kids The rooms,... More

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear MS Mehta, We are delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay with your family at The Exotica, Dharamshala. Thank you for your kind feedback on the Resort’s Rooms, Décor, View from Cottage, cleanliness, staff, food & hospitality. We shared your valuable feedback with our staff and it was very motivating for the team to realize that their warm hospitality... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We have been there with family for X-Mas & after considering the review on Trip Advisor, we had selected The Exotica, & touch wood we were not wrong. Thanks to team exotica for making our holidays so great. We stayed near swimming pool and had fantastic view of valley & Dhauladhar. Food was awesome I really felt so rejuvenating after... More

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Exotica. Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are happy to note that you had a nice time with us and we are already looking forward to welcome you again and make your visit for memorable and enjoyable. Regards Gaurav Raj Prashar More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

Great place, awsum location(far away from the madding crowd) with great view and full marks to the service staff as well. Pool in the middle, added to the beauty of huts around. What i miss the most is my morning tea in the balcony of the hut with sun playing hide and seek and evening glory of dharamshala from my... More

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Thank you for appreciating our property & Getting feedback s like this is very moral boosting for all of us including our staff.Its always our endeavor to extend every kind of help to our guests.We hope to have you with us again soon. Have a nice day! Regards, More

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

We have been there in 1st week of nov its a great place to be. A bit far from town above dharamshala have superb view n well maintained place. we were in group of 16 adults and 7 kids. had superb fun and all are requests were giving consideration. In staff kesarji saurabh vikram and sushant was a good staff.... More

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your heartfelt review. The team at The Exotica is truly grateful that you chose to celebrate a milestone during your travel in Dharamshla, Himachal Pradesh. Our location combined with our team makes The Exotica an idyllic retreat away from the chaos of modern life. All the staff members you praised, are great pillar of our... More

Patiala, Punjab, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I along with my friends stayed at Exotica for three nights and four days. The view from the cottages was mind blowing.The rooms were clean and equipped with all the necessities. The swimming pool is a cherry on the cake considering the height at which it is located and the scenic beauty around. The food is great. The staff is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

Upon arriving to see the place under construction I was quite worried that the hotel Exotica was a)too far from McLeod-Ganj and b)not prepared for guests to arrive. The construction was right outside the front of the building and we later learned that aside from being cosmetically unappealing, it was not a nuisance or noisy at all, because each room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

Great place away from dharamshala town peaceful and relaxing with probably the best service . Any request made was accommodated . Would definitely recommend . Rajesh, saurabh and kesar were extremely courteous . This place is not as high up as Macleod Ganj but just as beautiful I say. They are expanding hence some construction is going on but that... More

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Additional Information about The Exotica Dharamshala

Also Known As:
The Exotica Dharamshala Dharamsala, Asia - India
Address: Vill Tohu, Khanyara - Indru Nag Road, Dharamsala, India
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Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Dharamsala
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 53 hotels in Dharamsala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Exotica Dharamshala is located exactly 3 kms from Kotwali Bazar, Dharamshala. Surrounded by pine forest and having paragliding point nearby. You will have beautiful breathtaking view of whole valley & Dhauladhar from Exotica. A perfect place for rejuvenation allows you to take a break from life and experience a world that is untouched, serene and almost timeless. ... more   less 
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