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Bhandari Swiss Cottage

High Bank, Tapovan By Pass Road, Rishikesh, Rishikesh 249192, India
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  • Location
    4 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 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Try to get one of the top floors.you can sit outside in the veranda and look out at the Ganges.The rooms are very basic,but the food is good.You can get a few western dishes if you are feeling homesick and nonvegetarian food too.In Rishikesh most places are vegetarian so sometimes you might find yourself craving for some chicken.They also serve... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This guesthouse actually seems really great in every way - however, we just didn't get the best room. It was on the first floor and the pathway was outside our window. There are many rooms on the second floor and that face away from the pathway, which would have been much better. For a few days there was not such... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Nice, cheap and clean rooms with good wifi, very friendly staff and tasty food in restaurant. Good location in chilled out backpacker area, a short walk to the main areas of the town or a 10 rupees rickshaw ride. Plus top floor has great views of rishikesh.

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4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It has an outdoor restaurant that serves good food. Rooms are ok and clean. You must know that there many monkeys that open the garbage bins in the balconies but they are friendly. Good stay there and many tourist to speak with. Bad thing: a bit far from main roads of Rishikesh but its a peaceful place.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Nice rooms on good rates with wifi and hot water. Lots of young tourist, easy to socialize and to have a good time in one of their restaurants. The staff is incredible helpful, assisting with all kind of problem. I have stayed there twice for a few week, both time very pleasant experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

I visited Swiss Cottage with my two friends, for five nights. We had a wonderful time, doing yoga in the mornings, and enjoying the beauty and tranquility of Rishikesh in the evenings. A particular highlight was the fantastic restaurant attached. The food they served was excellent, from breakfast, right through to our evening meal. Nothing disappointed. We enjoyed so many... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My friend and I stayed there for a few days after returning from the strenuous Hemkund Sahib trek and simply loved its tranquility. Located a little away from the noise and chaos of the main road, the room was spacious, clean and the bathroom was spotless too. Hot water, air conditioning and wifi were well and the view of the... More

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25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stayed for 4 days on the top floor with amazing views of the mighty Ganga. At first it seems like the perfect sanctuary to relax after long and tiring travelling around India. We managed to negotiate and got a bargain for our stays in the newly renovated room on the top floor. Room and toilet were spacious and clean with... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We went to Rishikesh fully intending to go whitewater rafting, take yoga and meditation courses, and to do whatever else was on offer. Unfortunately by the time we arrived I was really sick with delhi belly, and spent the next four days, more or less confined to the hotel. This was a great place to be sick! The room was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Amazing views over the river Ganges and great value rooms. I stayed in an a/c room for 800 rupees with non a/c being around 300. The room was spotless as it was in a recent addition with nice ensuite and TV with cable. The wifi is decent and the surrounding restaurants were also good. Overall a great place to stay.

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Address: High Bank, Tapovan By Pass Road, Rishikesh, Rishikesh 249192, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Rishikesh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 35
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