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Highwinds, Guest House

Pine Mount Ridge, Barik | nr Pine Mount School, Shillong 793001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jamshedpur, India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night in their executive room. We chose this hotel based on all the good reviews it had got. What we saw was quite the opposite. We paid 2900/- for one night for two people with breakfast complimentary. Things that were sub-par 1. They do not provide bottled water, rather the water was kept in a glass... More 

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Kolkata
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My company has a corporate tie up with High winds, and our office colleagues always stay here, after 20010, when I had glowingly reviews the place, after staying there. However, this time, when I had wanted to visit Shillong on work, and planned to stay here, as usual, I got the nastiest shock, when The guy who looks after the... More 

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TRICHY
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We got to stay in this guest house through one of our well wishers. And what and where to start? Had a great home feeling plus a wonderful hospitality. Nice food and friendly staff! and a beautiful open grass breakfast dining place, the experience was unforgetable!!!

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Shillong, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

It was the best place I've visited in Shillong....worlds apart from the hustle bustle of the market yet very,very centrally located right in the heart of Shillong..... a top spot for most foreign tourists and also tourists from india looking for a peaceful,quit,homely,pampered stay in the city of Shillong...its got a great view with a wide variety of flowers, a... More 

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Jamshedpur, India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

My wife and I stayed at Highwinds from 30th of Jan, 2015 to the 2nd of Feb, 2015. Totally love the exterior of this property. Its very well maintained and clean. The staff was very warm and friendly. They were quick with their service and always greeted us with a smile. They would ask for immediate feedback regarding the food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Me and my husband stayed Oct'14. Enjoyed superbly and still in our memory for such a good guest house. Breakfast was excellent, room decoration specially wooden roof is good looking. Water heater working nicely. Tea maker available in the room with tea bag, milk and sugar, making start of the day excellent. But food is too costly, better to avail... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The location of the hotel is on a tad narrow road, then again in shillong that is to be expected I guess. we stayed there in October 2013. The rooms are decent and not overly spacious. The bathroom could do with a bit of renovation. The inhouse restaurant is also good. The front desk personnel are also helpful and ready... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The ambience and landscaping is pretty. Staff is very hospitable. Food needs to be of better quality. But if one wants to stay away from the hustle bustle of police bazar and in a calm and peaceful place this is decent. Although Cafe Shillong is the best but this place too is very decent, very quiet and makes for a... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Everything is fantastic, the lawn, ambience, manners, service, location, way supeior to crowded bazar areas in a posh meighbourhood, excellent cooking, the walkway to the property is great, just behind pine mount school and lady hydari park

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goa
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156 reviews 156 reviews
27 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Nice & clean place. Ambient. Conveniently located. Parking is a little tricky. Near Lady Hydra Park. Scenic surroundings. The breakfast spread is good, & meals are provided on request. Cozy & clean rooms. Nice decor.

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