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Hill Top Swiss Cottage

3.0 of 5 Cottage   |   High Bank, Tapovan | Tapovan, Rishikesh 249192, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Clemente, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Rishikesh for a 4 week yoga course held by my teacher Matthew Sweeney, everyone in the group stayed at Hill Top Swiss Cottage. I personally enjoyed my stay there, the staff was very attentive and always very helpful every time I needed something. Peaceful hotel, clean, nice views and easy to get around town. There's also a... More

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Rishikesh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hill top swiss cottage is the best. Tucked away in the hill top neighborhood, it has the best views of the Ganga and the busy town down below, yet has all the amentities and services you need. There is a clean, bright, beautiful yoga hall with amazing classes and workshops, plenty of great restaurants, internet/travel shops, and chill places to... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

i have been to rishikesh numerous times and this is by far my favorite place to stay! the staff is extremely accommodating and friendly. the rooms are clean and spacious. if you are looking for a chill spot to unwind and catch up on some reading, this is the place! there are also several restaurants, massage parlors, place to do... More

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Rishikesh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We stayed here for a long time and also came back more than once (stopped counting) .. Very good service and all kinds of rooms at great pice.. Amazing view can keep u in the balcony forever.. it's located in an amazing quite area (swiss cottage area) with everything u need (restaurants, yoga, internet, bike renting and more). Just 5... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Had a great Stay, cheap and very welcoming staff. I was here for 2 months trip and was interested in doing some Yoga ( which btw I am clueless about) but I got a great deal for Yoga plus the place was very social and away from the hub of the city so enjoyed the recluse.

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Panipat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We stayed here three nights. Staff was very helpful and extremely nice. Large fully equipped room with a balcony overlooking the Ganges. Five minutes walk from Laxman Jhula. Five minutes by rickshaw to Ram Jhula. . Cafe & restaurant is clean and good.It was a pleasant experience to stay at this place. The location is very nice nd the best... More

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Vail, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Meh. Yeah..meh. Our room wasn't clean and the linens were in sorry condition when we checked in. They did come clean it but there was no soap, shampoo or even toilet paper!! Finally prised some toilet paper from the manager and after we hounded him daily for it he finally said they don't usually supply it and we should buy... More

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

After traveling for two and a half weeks in India, and experiencing all types of hotels and being patient with the lack of cleanliness everywhere, I had a breakdown. If the room had been cleaned, you would never know it. There were splashes in the mirror, stains in the bathtub. Floor was dirty everywhere. The bed, and linens were old,... More

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Tehran
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

It was a pleasant experience to stay at this place. The location is very nice and enough far away from the heat and hustle of Rishikesh and yet close enough to get to the spots like Luxman Jhula by walk. the manager Nishant was really helpful and kind enough to give us a bigger room than we reserved with the... More

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Ahmedabad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

The rooms are of various sizes, but all terribly dirty. The manager, Nishant, is helpful, and will have someone come and clean your room if you ask for it, but it's still a shabby place to stay. The concept of daily cleaning does not exist. The night before I was checking out, the water ran out in the room and... More

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Address: High Bank, Tapovan | Tapovan, Rishikesh 249192, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Rishikesh
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 69 Specialty lodging in Rishikesh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hill Top Swiss Cottage 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
HILL TOP SWISS COTTAGE is situated at the hill top of High Bank, a place very famous among western travellers. it is a place that is to yourself with ample time to introspect and spend time with family, perched on a hill top and the ganges view rooms. The Oasis Restaurent and German Bakery in its premises is very famous serving the best cuisines in the area.It is situated on the right high bank of the Ganges at Tapovan, Rishikesh. Facing the roaring Ganga, retreat is surrounded by thick reserve forests at the base of Himalayan foot hills and is the one of the best accommodation available along the Ganga.Hill Top Swiss Cottage is the ideal destination for families and those who are looking for complete rejuvenation. Yoga, Mediation, Ayurvedic massages, Nature walks are at their best at the retreat.Being the most happening accommodation, Nature walks, Jungle treks, mountain biking, rock climbing, rafting, Kayaking & wild life trips are few of the many activities one can take. ... more   less 
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