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The Oriental

Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Gangtok 737101, India
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Ranked #28 of 81 Hotels in Gangtok
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
commonman2015 Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the suite rooms on 1st floor in The Oriental as part of a family trip to Gangtok during March 2015. The hotel's location is simply superb. It is on MG Road and everything is nearby from shops to ATM to restaurants. At the same time it is also reachable by car although a stretch of MG Road... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located right on the mall road. The rooms are small but cosy , neat and tidy, cosy restaurant, cosy washroom . Well u got it. The hotel is small but convininently located and reasonably priced.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great location, decent rooms and breakfast but bathrooms are cramped. Good place for families, right at the city centre and value for money. Originally we booked some other hotel but later shifted here due to location. And they offered good deal for 3n stay.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

No lift, No air conditioner! didnt know this is the practice in gangtok. Please ensure you get a room on the lower floor. The service is good. The breakfast is average. The hotel location is great!!! all the pubs and resturants are within stone throw away from this hotel!!!

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Location of the Hotel is the best reason why should u choose this hotel. Breakfast is also good. Dont. Rooms are below average. Service is not good. Gangtok place is like heaven on earth.Must visit place for couples.Hotel is also okkk.Staffs are good,but service is not good.You have to call them for every common service required.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We used this as a transit hotel for our North Sikkim tour. Its bang on MG Road so u can stroll around in the evenings.Food is quite good. Couple of restaurants r around this hotel. The greatest drawback is its bathroom.Its too small.The placement of sanitaryware is such that its really difficult to sit - it suits kids only. Bed... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I am trying to be candid in providing this feedback so that this is really helpful for customer like me in choosing this hotel. Pros: 1) In the middle of MG Road and all the shopping that you can do in Gangtok is in accessible distance, very convenient. You can also try good food and lot of variety available right... More 

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The oriental is located in the middle of MG road ,Gangtok.The location itself gives you ample oppurtunity to explore the city.Taxi stand is also located nearby providing accesibility to popular destination.The hotel staff is cooperative and amicable.The interior decor is one of the best I have seen in a budget hotel.The rooms are nice though not big.The hotel also lacks... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Hotel Oriental is located right in the middle of MG Marg. This is a very old budget hotel but is very well maintained. The rooms are comfortable enough and the food quality is good. The only disadvantage with this hotel is that there is no lift or no parking is available. The reception is only a small counter but is... More 

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Jodhpur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We stayed in this hotel in February 2015. It is situated in the heart of Gangtok i.e. MG Marg. So, you get lot of option to eat and shop around. Rooms are small, we stayed in Pent house then also it was small and wash rooms too are so small. Beautifully decorated, Neat and tidy, Service was okay but i... More 

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