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Norling House

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Room and amenities are good. One can stay here who likes to experience the Buddhist way of living. Beds were comfortable but separated. I have been to Dharamsala many of times and it was the best experience I had.

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Hyderabad, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

The Norbulinka Institute where the Norling house is located is a very good if you'd like to appreciate Tibetan art and culture. However, the stay at the Norling House is not recommended. Here are the reasons: - It is far from the hub - the taxi ride to Mc Leod Gunj is about half hour (Rs. 300 - 350/- one... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

My friend and i recently stayed at Norling House and both of us were attacked by the many dogs they keep on the property. On the first day three of the dogs that were sleeping in front of the diner started chasing my friend and nipping at her clothes. Then one morning I went out for a walk and one... More 

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London, England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

We had one of the suites - this was on the ground floor. However, although the rooms themselves were a good size, the bathroom was tiny and perhaps the most uncomfortable I have ever used. You would have had some difficulty fitting a standard bathtub in the space and still leave room to walk round it. In the bedroom, on... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Just 4-5 rooms and every room done up beautifully. The food there is our vegetarian but very very tasty. You don't really miss non veg. There is a small tour inside the institute where they take you through what all is done there. You can learn thangka painting or block painting or do nothing and just chill. A beautiful gompa/... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

In theory this place looks amazing. In reality - NOT SO. just take a look at the pictures I enclosed. Maintenance is poor. rooms need repainting urgently, holes in rugs etc. Breakfast was toast, jam and tea and should have been avoided. The grounds are kept well, the store has nice things but extremely expensive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

Very quiet, peaceful, flourishing place. Lovely area, all rooms are decorated in the same style Tibetan masters. Good room service (daily cleaning with change of towels), laundry service quality. You can bargain the price with the manager of the hotel)))

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Defined as a guest house but with all amenities required, we stayed in the Dragon Suite with views over the valley - a clean and good sized room but a very small shower room. Very friendly and part of the Norbulingka Institute which is set up to cultivate and promote Tibetan culture and crafts and one can visit the workshops... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We were three families and spent just one night here last week. The Norbulingka institute where the Norling House is situated is a dreamworld, quaint and beautiful set in acres of greenery, running water, peace and quiet. They have a small cafe called the Humming Bird cafe, which serves basic but decent food. Norling House is a small guesthouse with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

The first thing that strikes you on entering the premise is the peace and tranquility. Located in the premise of Norling Monastry, it give you a divine peace and time to unwind and time to yourself. Thanks

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Located within the Norbulingka grounds, Norling Guesthouse is surrounded by lush gardens and flowing streams. We strive to offer our guests all the modern amenities in a setting of traditional Tibetan charm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Norling House

Address: Norbulingka Institute, Dharamsala 176057, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Dharamsala
Price Range: $166 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Norling Guesthouse Hotel Dharamsala
Norling House Dharamsala, Asia - India
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