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Elgin Nor-Khill Gangtok

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Paljore Stadium Road, Gangtok 737101, India
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Ranked #9 of 75 hotels in Gangtok
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Stay was very comfortable. The staff was very helpful and courteous, especially Mr. Ajay at the reception extended all the help in managing our Gangtok trip. Cleanliness has been specially taken care of. Food quality was awesome. It is indeed a heritage property which provides value for money. I definitely recommend for this property.

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25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were wondering how good the hotel will be when our agent suggested this hotel for our stay in Gangtok - and I must say, we have no regrets for choosing this hotel. The hotel is located not very far from the commercial centre of the city and is next the football stadium... the views are not very great but... More

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ElginGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Elgin Nor-Khill Gangtok, responded to this review

Dear Sir ! Thank you for choosing The Elgin Nor-Khill as your preferred hotel of stay in Gangtok . We have made a note of your positive feedback and we look forward to seeing and serving you and your family again. More

Indore, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first experience at this hotel and it was really very good. I just loved this place and the hotel. From now on, whenever I visit Gangtok, I will stay in this hotel. Rooms were comfortable and the food was pretty good. The staff was nice and polite. Norkhill has it's own charm.

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Dear Madame ! Thank you for choosing The Elgin Nor-Khill as your preferred hotel of stay in Gangtok . We have made a note of your positive feedback and we look forward to seeing and serving you and your family again. More

New Delhi, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Nor-Khill is a beautiful little hotel situated in Gangtok. The lobby is beautiful, beds comfortable. The buffet meals are really delicious. The rooms provide a view of a nearby football stadium, and the players at you if you do. The gardens are picturesque. It is very near the Mall Road, and the people at the Desk are willing to help... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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65 reviews 65 reviews
57 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

QUAINT CHARM This was my second stay at Norkhil, and I really enjoyed its quaint charm. Started as a royal guest house in 1932, this property is presently operated by the Elgin Group. The old furniture and pictures on the walls are lovingly maintained. The staff is extremely courteous and one is treated like an honoured guest in an aristocratic... More

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Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Considering that you are paying 9000 rs a room night hotel needs to pull up its socks else it shall soon lose out its no .2 spot to newer properties . First the good things - ajay ji and Gyan ji at front office are extremely courteous and responsive + Palman the waiter at Shangrila went out of the way... More

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Dear Sir ! Thank you for choosing The Elgin Nor-Khill as your preferred hotel of stay in Gangtok . We have made a note of your feedback . We have given a feedback to the Chef regarding the breakfast buffte , we have also checked the quality of the milk from our milk supplier . WE DO NOT DILUTE OUR... More

Brisbane, Australia
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110 reviews 110 reviews
34 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

A well managed old hotel - Heritage really. Good wifi in the Lounge. Excellent staff. Food good. Comfortable, spacious rooms. The stadium view rooms are best in my opinion. Lounge and outside lawn area are comfortable and welcoming. I'd stay there again.

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Dhanbad, India
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Our stay at Norkhill Hotel was more than comfortable. The staff were excellent, great food. The rooms facing the Stadium are the best because of its view. Mr. Basudev was very cooperative and professional. We enjoyed oyr stay and would definitely suggest this place as the best in terms of location and proximity to M G Road.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

Nor khill has a beautiful reception and garden, but the rooms are not up to the mark!! The rooms 504 and 504 were upsetting. Not maintained At all. The bathroom has ventillation in the bedroom!!!! Very badly planned and badly kept. Unclean!!! The food was also very average. Veg food was simple with not much choice!!!

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ElginGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Elgin Nor-Khill Gangtok, responded to this review

Dear Madame! Thank you for choosing The Elgin Nor-Khill as your preferred hotel of stay in Gangtok . We have made a note of your positive feedback . Rooms 504 and 505 are our old wing rooms and we are happy to inform you that we will be renovating these rooms this July and August 2014. Our old rooms will... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Nor Khill was suggested by a friend who had visited this hotel several times since the time when he was an 18 year old. We chose this hotel over other modern ones to experience the old world hospitality and proximity to MG Road, which is great for evening strolls. True to the feedback, the hotel retains its charm. The individual... More

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Address: Paljore Stadium Road, Gangtok 737101, India
Location: India > Sikkim > Gangtok
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Elgin Nor-Khill Gangtok 4*
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Nor Khill Gangtok
Elgin Nor-Khill Gangtok Sikkim

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Gangtok #3 Spa Hotel in Gangtok #5 Family Hotel in Gangtok
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The Elgin Nor-Khill ("the house of jewels") in the state of Sikkim in eastern Himalayas in Gangtok is known for its tradition and ethnic Sikkimese ambiance. It is now a luxury heritage hotel. The Kanchan garden affords a rich view of the hills with Kanchenjungha in the background, which inspired the Chogyal of Sikkim to paint for hours. The Elgin Nor-Khill was built by the King of Sikkim in 1932 and is the oldest heritage hotel in Gangtok, which entertains guests like his holiness The Dalai Lama, the US Ambassador to India His Excellency John Galbraith, movie stars and you and your family. The lobby is resplendent in the bright folk art, design motif depicting dragons and flame symbols to thankas ,ornate bachu and chocsue and traditional jewelry. ... more   less 
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