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Hotel Sonar Bangla

New Marine Drive | Balipanda, Puri, India
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Ranked #27 of 63 Hotels in Puri
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Ghaziabad, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i was there last year on occasion of Jagannath Ratha Yatra (Car Festival).sonar bangla is very nearer to Puri beach.This hotel very good with beautiful view.You can enjoy the beautiful view of sea from the hotel room balcony.hotel staff are good.rooms are clean and well maintained.Its a good hotel for spend your vacation time.

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Doha, Qatar
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had awful stay in this Hotel. Though the rooms are facing the Beach and sea, the rooms are small stuffed with furniture, bathrooms are not cleaned. Staffs are good and food average. The Salty atmosphere is eating away the building... To much of commotion in the Hotel. Not at par with their group Hotels like Tarapith.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from the hotel are excellent. I reached Puri @ 5:30 AM and the staff was quick to allot me a room(Do not be conclusive about the hospitality from this event). The room AC was not working. However, it took me lot of time to convince the hotel authority that the AC was not working. Then they changed my... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had booked a suite for 5 days. The hotel is a little far from the hustle bustle. It might not be good at the night to sit on the beach in front. It is on the beach but the suites are not really sea facing. Instead they offer a corner view. The ACs in the suites had a problem.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel although situated on the beach is actually a little far from the main hustle bustle. Booked a suite for five days however the rooms were not well equipped. The ACs were faulty and so was the tea maker. The suite was not really beach facing as advertised , the corner verandah gave a corner view of the beach.... More 

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Midnapore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed from 1st June to 4th June, location is excellent, best sea view from any other hotel at Puri, Few steps from Sea Beach. Free from crowd but not far away from Swargadwar, it is walking distance. Reception is very helpful, Restaurant Staffs are polite and very co-operative. Housekeeping department appears facing shortage of staff but they are doing... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Excellent hotel. A home away from home. Calm location away from crowded area.Most of the rooms are sea facing. Not even a minute walk to the beach. Close to light house. Hospitality is excellent. Rendered us full support when needed at night even.Helped us to get up at 4.30 am in the morning with a wake up alarm and find... More 

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KOLKATA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

me and my mother stayed from 11th may to 17th may 2015 as we reached early in the morning around 4.30 but check in time is 8 am but the person a senior one who was at the counter very graciously given us the room number 409 as we have pre booked through online and the check in process was... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

First, if you happen to check the location of this hotel in Maps, it would be a little misleading. Maps shows it right beside Hotel Sea Gull at the main area of Swargadwar while actually it is almost a kilometer and a half away near the Lighthouse. When I first took an auto from the station, I almost thought that... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I with my family visited March 2015 and stayed for 2 days. This is an excellent place to stay.On the Puri beach and the place is quite far from the crowd. The best thing about this hotel is it's location. All rooms are sea facing.Hotel staffs are very helpful. The only drawback is their ground floor restaurant which I think... More 

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