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White Orchid Guesthouse.

Upper Lachaumiere, Shillong 793001, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a 8 room property, good place to stay only if you choose a room with view. It is away from PB, so no hastle and bastle of the city. It only takes rs5/- to go to PB by bus. Room is clean with all basic need. Only thing that may bother you is that, you have to order for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

If u stay at some place in pb ull find so much noise even after 12 at night. Bt here its so peaceful and calm. This place is very clean bt the flush in the toilet doesnt work. I stayed here befre too bt then the food was quite delicious bt now the food served every night was just horrible.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Myself a shillong maniac. I visited shilong more then a thousnd times bt still going there every month. There is no such hotel or guest house in shilong i havent stayd bt white orchid is my heaven. Spotlessly clean, calm environment and 24 hrs hot n cold water even in the winters when most of the costly hotels in shilong... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

It was an overall pleasant experience to stay in White Orchid Guest House. Room facilities Bed, TV, water heater etc. were excellent at the price they charged. Room service was good. Location of the hotel is great. But I would like to draw the attention towards the cook as it was disappointing to speak with him. The quality of food... More 

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Agartala, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We stayed in the hotel from 23rd - 26th May, 2015 as it was tourist season we couldn't get the standard room as all room was booked so they gave us economy room with no bathroom attached. We face difficulties coz Bathroom/ toilet was on top floor. Its was quite annoying to go upstairs for bathroom. i request the owner... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This spotlessly clean rowhouse turned hotel came in my itinerary after I saw its rating on Tripadvisor and is an extremely good place for a short stopover. The only drawback is that it is a place managed by a single chef and food variety is a question. To help matters there is a small but good outlet named Lovely Hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

It is small but compact room with good facilities. LCD TV and Water heater were maintained very well and looked almost new. The room service was prompt. The breakfast was good. Not a place to really have lunch or dinner. I would have loved the place more if they had WiFi. Otherwise the place is really good for the price... More 

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Durgapur, West Bengal, India
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

If you want to stay in a peaceful atmosphere at an average budget( Rs 1500 range), this might be a good place. But, everytime you need to go anywhere meaningful( markets, offices, touist places, etc) you shall have to hire a taxi shelling out Rs 100. The guesthouse is clean, well maintained. The rooms are large ( 225 sqft+ for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Enjoyed 3 nights stay in the deluxe room and delicious food served with smile. If you have taste for nonvegitarian food you will find the fish and chicken preparationso very delicious. The morning tea is served at the time you asked. However dinner and lunch is prepared on order only so you must be ready to decide at least 2... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

pros good location the staff is very very courteous and helpful they also help with information and service is prompt the food, when served, is of very good quality Cons they have a funny system of placing food order before 5 pm and behave like clerks if it gets even a bit late. they will hum haww and haw even... More 

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