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Pinewood Hotel

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Rita Road | European Ward, Shillong 793001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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112 reviews 112 reviews
94 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pinewood is a government owned hotel, one of the old properties in Shillong. So expect sprawling grounds, quaint rooms, but average service from its staff. If one goes with this expectation, then this is a good place to stay. There was wifi at the reception, though not at the rooms. Breakfast is basic. Carry your own towel. Found this to... More 

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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was large, but old and not so well maintained. When one stepped on parts of the floor, one side of the wall shook! The hotel gives wifi connectivity. Baked fish and dessert were good at dinner, but the breakfast buffet was disappointing. We had to leave early and were offered only bread, eggs and bananas. There is a... More 

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New Delhi, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the oldest hotels in the centre of Shillong, less than 5 minutes walk from the Ward's Lake, a popular destination. Staff is courteous and rooms are reasonably well. The furniture and bathroom fittings are outdated. A major Plus is the free wifi for the guests, who are given a password by the reception. Lobby is excellent with antic... More 

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West Harptree, United Kingdom
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154 reviews 154 reviews
84 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We were staying in a different part of town but decided to have lunch and then dinner in this colonial property with great history. OH wanted 'cake' as advertised in the menu with her masala tea......'no have'. That evening I wanted a Gin and Tonic before dinner.....'no have tonic' OK, I'll have a Rum and diet Coke.......'no have diet coke'.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Situated at a stone's throw distance from the Ward's lake, this charming property boasts of good rooms, courteous staff and lots of space to walk around. While reservation ask for the newly built rooms rather than the old ones, as they look better and have a long verandah where you can sit and sip your tea or have breakfast. Though... More 

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3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Pinewood hotel is a beautiful hotel situated few kilometres away from the city centre. The rooms are exotic, the hotel's restaurant food is good! Ward's lake-a famous lake in Shillong is really close to the hotel so, you can go there for boating and chilling while staying in that hotel! However, as this hotel is far away from the city... More 

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New Delhi, India
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53 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This hotel is located right near the Wards Lake in Central Shillong. The buildings are old British style and the hotel compound is beautifully maintained. The rooms are old fashioned and somewhat comfortable too. The service is a tad bit slow but the staff is courteous. The food is ok but not that great. Otherwise a decent place to stay... More 

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I stayed in PineWood Hotel for two days of 16 & 17 Aug'2014. The hotel is very good and the location is quite and approachable. Famous Ward's lake is just a walking distance. You will get a different feeling along the cottages of the colonial era. Rooms are good and two rooms are contained in each cottage. Food is Great... More 

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Tinsukia, India
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74 reviews 74 reviews
28 hotel reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Stayed here last year while on a family vacation. The Staff were very courteous & helpful. The location is lovely, lot of greenery around. Bungalows on the back side have lovely views. Only downside is it's not maintained properly... Ageing furniture's and houses. Food quality is Decent to Good. (You wouldn't have Bad Stomach). Lobby Area is Good. Huge area... More 

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Guwahati, Assam, India
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Relatively old property with colonial style set up. Wooden floors and Victorian type of furniture. The hotel has definitely seen its best days and bring a part of government set up I believe no serious effort has been made to spruce it up. Otherwise the rooms are large and spacious without the claustrophobic feeling. The sprawling lawns with large old... More 

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Address: Rita Road | European Ward, Shillong 793001, India
Location: India > Meghalaya > Shillong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Pinewood Hotel Shillong

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