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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

you have a great view over the river and mountains, clean rooms but have a look first.... little bit outside from th center, this a perfect choice... i think peoples working there are helpful, you become worry in India....

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This nice hotel and garden restaurant is a good choice. The location is excellent on high bank, nice and peaceful with great views over the mountains. A pleasant place and area to stay whilst in Rishikesh. A plus is that the owner and staff are good and trustworthy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Had a great stay here. The location is a bit out of the center, making it very quiet. The views are great, even if you are on the lower floors. When we came we got a more expensive, bad room. It was not clean and the bed was horrible. The next day we moved to a much better but cheaper... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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98 reviews 98 reviews
31 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This hotel is situated in a charming area a little bit outside the main tourist centre of Rishikesh (5-10 minutes walk). For India, this place is sooo quiet ! We were relieved and stayed a little bit longer than foreseen. Rooms are very different, from the budget one to the more modern and recent on the upper floor. The view... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Great little budget hotel. Very simple rooms with hot showers. The hotel is located away from the hustle and bustle of the town, so it's perfectly situated and only a 10 minute walk from the shores of the Ganga. We stayed 4 nights and it was satisfactory. Good view, fresh towels on request and extra blankets if needed, like we... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We had a room on the first floor, and paid 450 rupees per night per person for the room, which was quite clean compared to the cheapest ones. Basically the higher the floor the higher the price of the room. Amazing view from the balconies and the roof. Good location, a little isolated from the city but surrounded with great... More 

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New Delhi, India
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed in three different rooms, each for different price and of different quality. The higher the floor, the more expensive is the room. View from the top floors is amazing – on Ganga river and mountains. We had very cheap room – 300 rupees per night per two people, but it was dirty, cold at night and will, occasionally,... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

If you are staying in Riskikesh you have to stay here.. It is perfect! Nice big clean rooms, even with a fan it was nice and cool even in day time. We got a room on the bottom floor which had its own little garden terrace area which was perfect for chilling in on a night. The German Bakery on... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This place became our home for seven nights. It was such a pleasant stay. The restaurant is awesome! Try the gnocchi... We stayed in one of the cheaper rooms and it is basic. The bathroom could be more inviting. But what really makes the stay memorable are the terraces! We rarely spent any time in the room since we kind... More 

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7 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We arrived late in the evening and were exhausted from two days of a bus, two trains, and vikram ride. We didn't have a reservation, so we went to the front desk, but found it locked. Guests who were sitting outside watching the Diwali fireworks being let off in the courtyard said "They're not here. They are probably drunk". So... More 

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