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The Mall, Nainital., Nainital 263002, India
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Alka The Lake Side Hotel
Ranked #13 of 44 Hotels in Nainital
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stayed in September in Economy Rooms. Following are my thoughts: 1. Location wise its excellent which is lake facing and on Mall road. No parking facility though. 2. Rooms were clean and nice but a bit less justified in providing amenities in that price. Economy rooms are small too. 3. Lift starts from 1st floor which may be inconvenient for... More

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Something went very wrong with my booking and the staff at reception gave no indication that they were prepared to assist to sort it out. Instead they launched directly into the process of completing 'form C' and putting room keys in our hands. The rooms we were given were substandard - no tea, coffee or shower. Make shift stairs had... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived with evidence that we had a booking through a travel agent but this was denied. Staff were surly and unhelpful from the minute we arrived. Were given economy rooms which had no shower, no tea and coffee making facilities. Rooms were very small and shabby, eg paint peeling in ceiling of bathroom, light switches dirty. Crumbs were found in... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here from 9th - 11th Oct'14. Some renovation work was going on in the hotel mainly in the reception area. They made a temporary wooden stair on the front side of the hotel to get to the first floor. I had two elderly person with me, they find it really difficult...otherwise, the entire stay was very good. We stayed... More

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stayed in the best Room, the Royal room the Mughal from the period 22nd August to 25th August 2014 and went with high expectations after reading the reviews. No doubt the location is Good, right on bang opposite the lake andview is good. However it aappears tht the Hotel does not reaally care about the guest. The variety of food... More

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Lucknow, India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Just returned from nainital . We stayed at Alka hotel in one of it's luxury rooms named "Sultanate" The location , service and other courteous things make it a must stay place..our room was very well maintained with nice decor inside it.. Pros: Location, service Cons: Food seems to be very expensive considering the other good restaurants available in city.

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new delhi
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We went to Nainital in July. We wanted to stay close to the Naini Lake and Alka Hotel is the best hotel which is Lake facing with all the types of rooms from Economical to Maharaja style. We found the hotel neat and clean. Ambiance is really nice. Room service is good. Centrally Heated. Wi-Fi as well free internet service... More

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Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This is probably the best place to stay in Nainital if you want to stay on the Mall. The view from the balcony is awesome. You can sit there for hours enjoying the weather aswell as the view. We booked a twin room on the 3rd floor, it was easily accessible as they have a lift. All restaurants are close-by,... More

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Noida, India
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Went to Nainital with my family and stayed at Alka. With one of the best locations, this hotel has a lot of open area outside the rooms that face directly the Lake. The rooms are clean, a bit small, but good enough for few days stay. The food provided from the hotel kitchen is good.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It's a very good property. Well maintained and clean. We booked 2 economy 1 standard and 1 family suite rooms. All categories were equally good according to prices. It's on the mall road this hotel has lift. It's next to dominos pizza. It's opposite lake so all rooms that we booked had lake view. The terrace garden to roof top... More

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Address: The Mall, Nainital., Nainital 263002, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 44

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