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Aerodene Cottage

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warm and comfortable place, very friendly staff who went out of their way to make sure we had plenty of fresh vegetarian fare .. We stayed in Room No. 2. The room was quaint with a lovely and quiet patio, a comfortable bed, a bathroom with new fixtures, a clean toilet and enough free flowing hot and cold water. Coming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aerodene The first thing that hits you as you enter is the peace, quiet and tranquil of this place. And then you also set your eyes on the beauty on the premise. A 1946 Jaguar! Oooh! The place is a haven for travelers, NOT for tourists! A few steps away from the road from where you get ample taxis to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

I booked it through the owner of the accommodation, found out she was out of town still an amazing pre-booking communication. I was offered to pay after i come over to the city, was given direction how to reach the hotel. Guest relation starts even before the actual trip/stay and this was a classic example of how it should work.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

I don't know where to start..the cottage itself is an experience. .it's more a premium home stay and not a typical hotel.. located in a peaceful locality of Shilling the place looks out of the world.. it has two buildings, one is wooden more than 50 yrs old and the another of normal brick and mortar currently built.. both the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

The cottage at Aerodene is such a quaint place that you would want to come back to Shillong just to savour it time after time. It's classic old world charm, an extra special experience of staying in a truly well appointed upscale cottage. It's very cosy, very, very comfortable and if you get the rooms with an attached sit-out, nothing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

The Aerodene is a charming Assam-style cottage renovated into a bed and breakfast. The wooden floors and charming English interiors - lacy curtains, a wall dedicated to portraits of all the dogs who've stayed at the Aerodene in the main living room, low armchairs, vases of daisies everywhere - create a nostalgic ambience. Pretty garden. The rooms are a tad... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We got room no. 1 in the main building. Pros: Very good location, one can walk to some nice eating places near by. Very good small garden, big Yoga hall, quiet place. We got room 1 which was adequate for three people. The room was maintained well by the staff everyday. I was able to peep into some other rooms... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

This property was suggested by the tour agency. B&B at Shillong sounded great Pros 1. Perfect location , many nearby eateries and places of interest also a short walk is the police bazaar 2. Some story behind the cottage, the current owner is engaging & takes care to explain 3. Beautiful garden and sitting area Cons 1. Rooms are bit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Aerodene cottage is a lovely 60 year old cottage, restored, but still retaining the coziness and old world charm. We were charmed by Aerodene, the moment we landed there. Since we landed very early in the morning, we had to wait an hour or two before the rooms were available. We were meanwhile put up in the yoga hall, while... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Located at a very peaceful tranquil scenic location, Aerodene, as the name suggests very airy, classy and methodical. The staff is wonderful, the location even better. With beautiful private gardens, excellent rooms and great hospitality Aerodene is an ideal place for honeymoon couples

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As tourism picks up in Meghalaya, there is a huge demand for homestays in heritage buildings like Aerodene Cottage. Built in 1950 in the Assam style of architecture prevalent during the British Raj, the structure was designed keeping in mind the high rainfall in the region and low winter temperatures. Despite the challenge in maintaining such a building, this boutique guest house provides all the comforts of home, combined with modern amenities and top service, giving guests a taste of the old English cottage. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aerodene Cottage

Address: Lower Cleve Colony | Stoneylands, Shillong 793003, India
Location: India > Meghalaya > Shillong
Price Range: $2,500 - $3,000 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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