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Alka The Lake Side Hotel

The Mall, Nainital., Nainital 263002, India
Alka The Lake Side Hotel
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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alka Hotel was the perfect break we needed from our busy professional lives. The location lives upto the expectations we stayed in the Mogul room which is big and can accommodate 4 persons. The hotel is right on the mall road with lake facing rooms. Food is OK, there are plenty of other better options available on the mall road.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is placed perfectly on the mall . But the rooms are not up to the mark . We had a Luxury Suite and nothing in the room looked luxurious. The bathrooms are a let down the door to the bathroom look like doors to a cellar.And they are smelly . The staff is courteous. But the standards of... More 

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Kolkata
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Good place to stay if you want to be on the Mall. Reasonably spacious and clean rooms. Good view of the Lake from the room. Staffs are helpful and the food is good. Wifi connected although the signals are not always good. Centrally heating and lift are added advantage. I will like to recommend the hotel to my friends

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I was there in December 2014 to celebrate the New Year... Conveniently located on the Mall Road....Awesome location...Not so big rooms; but , OK... Centrally heated and proper supply of hot water in the washrooms..(very useful as our stay was during the winter season)... Lifts available to make access easy for the higher floors... The staff over there were courteous... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I went to this hotel with my wife during december end, to celebrate new year in nainital. This was my second visit to nainital. To be brief, following are the positives about this hotel : 1. Located on mall road with awesome lake view 2. centrally heated rooms (which is a must if you going during winters) 3. very clean... More 

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Lucknow, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

my favourite place in nainital. very decent ,neat and clean rooms.excellent view from rooms. but I would like the bathrooms to be updated as they are wearing out. But centrally heated , location very good, excellent food and service.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

The hotel was located on Mall Road and was the most beautiful from outside. But the prices they r charging is very high according to the service they r giving Very bad reception staff just don't know how to speak to the clients. Putting service taxes extra never hurts when u get the service, but when u r not satisfied... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Great time at Hotel Alka, USP of hotel is its central location at mall road. chilled night with view of lake is breathtaking. As we visited in DEC last week, breakfast was not included in package. lunch and dinner can be ordered in room but we preferred going to Sanjha Chulha and shere panjab which were at stone thrown distance... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I have seen review of this hotel on TripAdvisor. Some are telling it is not a good hotel. BUT I STRONGLY RECOMMEND THIS HOTEL. THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST HOTEL IN NAINITAL. One can not find better option. The location is very good along with its own beautiful architecture. We stayed for two days although we had planned for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Situated right in front of Naini lake on the mall road the hotel offers a spectacular view.. The staff is nice n friendly. Rooms r pretty good n spacious. Food was really good and room service was just fine. The only thing that really amazed me was the price of breakfast menu item: chole bhathure... how somebody can have them... More 

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