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Hill Top Swiss Cottage

3.0 of 5 Cottage   |   High Bank, Tapovan | Tapovan, Rishikesh 249192, India
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was in Rishikesh for the beginning of Shiva festival. I could not have imagined staying in the hustle and bustle of the town center during this time, staying in the highbank area was absolutely luck of the draw as I made this booking through a friend. Nishant and Vir (Vier? Veer?) the two managers here were a real pleasure... More

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New Delhi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed there for almost 03 long days in the month of Sep, 2013. A place in the city yet away from it. Got the experience the panoramic view of the hills and Ganges from my balcony. I reccoment it to all the people who are travelling with an idea of backpacking to Garhwal or Rishikesh, India. You can also... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose Swiss Hill Top Swiss Cottage primarily for the location. Its located on the edges of Himalayas with spectacular views of Himalayan range and Ganges (Ganga) from the top most floors. My room 401 came with great views but rooms in the 500 series had even better views. My wife thought that it was the closest experience to Hotel... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Really enjoyed our week at Hill Top Swiss Cottage. At first we were in the luxury suite but 'down'graded to a cheaper room with a better view (significantly smaller though, similar amenities) after two days. Staff were incredibly accommodating, letting us hold the room beside us for a friend who was arriving two days later, although I'm sure they could... More

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Yokohama, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The hotel is situated in a very peaceful part of Rishikesh affording us an incredible view of the Ganges for our balcony. The rooms are clean, and very good value for money. The management team were very helpful and flexible (as our plans kept changing) which ensured we received a hugely enjoyable Rishikesh experience. Laxman Jhula was within a walkable... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Had a very nice stay here. Upon arrival staff were very friendly and helpful, one had even been waiting for us to arrive down the lane from the hotel. Rooms were spacious and tidy and the view from the balcony of the mountains was breathtaking. Beds were very comfortable and the AC worked very well. The views from this hotel... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Highly recommended for those who are looking for a great holiday experience. The hotel is situated on the top of a hill which gives you an excellent view. hotel has yoga and massage facilities. Staff is very humble and friendly. Rooms are nice and clean with a great view. very reasonably priced. The restaurant has large variety of food which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The one thing that sets this place apart from any other is the warm service staff which makes you feel the Indian hospitality. the rooms are cozy and yet spacious. the view is wonderful and the vicinity boasts of everything at walk able distance. There are bookstores, massage parlours and cafes and even a ticketing and money exchange office...Ask for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Loved Hill Top Swiss Cottage, the people running it are so friendly. Lovely food, yoga every day. Monkeys everywhere.. i miss the doggies so much :) everything was just brilliant. Didnt want to leave. Would go back in a heartbeat

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Best place to stay in Rishikesh, I stayed at Hill Top for 4 nights, it’s a nice hotel, The owners are very lovely people. The hotel is exceptionally clean with a great restaurant attached. I was given a great room with a view of the mountain. The staff were extremely friendly and tended to my needs, location in surrounding forest,... More

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Address: High Bank, Tapovan | Tapovan, Rishikesh 249192, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Rishikesh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hill Top Swiss Cottage 3*
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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 Ski-In / Ski-Out Suites Airport Transportation
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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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