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Ri Kynjai

U.C.C Road Ri Bhoi | Uminiuh Khawn, Shillong 793103, India
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Ranked #2 of 17 Hotels in Shillong
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights in cottage no. 2 - very comfortable room, good hot water & bathroom and wonderful terrace overlooking the lake. Very quiet, well maintained and large grounds - only negative is the dining room which was rather soulless and the food which could certainly be improved - breakfast for a hotel of this standard was rather... More

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Libertyville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spent a wonderful 2 nights at Ri Kynjai as an escape from city life working in urban Kolkata. Service and amenities somewhat rustic, but perfectly adequate given the setting. Food was excellent, spa services tranquil and relaxing, and the natural beauty surrounding the resort is stunning. Thanks to front desk manager Amit D. for his hospitality. My only regret is... More

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Shillong, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have gone to Ri Kynjai today (12/11/14) to celebrate birthday of my wife. Regretting the decision now. To start with, approach road to property is narrow and in very bad shape.The reaching gets worse as there are hardly any sign boards to guide. Once inside and after the initial wow factor I descended three floors to reach the only... More

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Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful ambience with ethnic settings to create a laid back and refreshing experience for the guests. We just visited for our lunch on our way back to Guwahati from Shillong. Food was delicious. Though there is scope to improvise the service. A warm reception is kacking compared tobthe prospect if the property. Well maintained and vety nicely decorated.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My job demanded a lot of travel, hence a lot of stays at beautiful hotels, but this was by far the best resort I've been to. By 'Resort' , I mean my room! It was a cottage room overlooking the grand Umiam lake. Did not feel the need to step out to explore the rest of the space, even though... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There arent mant good hotels when you search for one in shillong and this one does stand out if you want to stay in a resort with a clean room, huge rooms, excellent food in its restaurant, lot of options for breakfast. Dont get me wrong its not a five star but they do have all it takes to be... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best holidays in my life so far. We stayed in this hotel for 4 nights in October 2014. This place is excellent, heaven on earth. Hotel lobby's interior decoration and the art pieces placed with handicrafts are just classic. Superior Rooms are very spacious and having the most beautiful view of the Umium Lake . Staff at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the approach road can scare anyone if you are arriving in evening like we did, there are no shops around if you need to pick anything. the view of lake from the room is amazing esp just before dawn or dusk, not to be missed. its a nice little resort, not much to do in the resort no activities except... More

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Guwahati, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Although the room rates are on the higher side, but apart from that it has been a wonderful experience at ri kynjai resort. The rooms have breathtaking view of the Umium Lake popularly known as Barapani. The resort itself is located in such a beautiful location amidst nature, one should visit to believe it. Good food, good staff.

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Gurgaon, India
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We drove down from Guwahati and this can be a totally unexpected thing depending on how the traffic is. It took us 5 hours to reach and less than 3 to come back so plan accordingly. The resort is amazing and the view from the rooms is breath taking. You will enjoy if in a group or if on a... More

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Address: U.C.C Road Ri Bhoi | Uminiuh Khawn, Shillong 793103, India
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Location: India > Meghalaya > Shillong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 17
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