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Hill Top Swiss Cottage

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights. The management was friendly and attentive. There is an in-house yoga instructor (sessions not included in hotel price) who gives classes in morning and evening. We took one class and enjoyed it quite a bit. The hotel is simple, but nice and relaxed, with some nice views from upper floors. But... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We paid an unplanned visit to Rishikesh and had no advance booking. We went straight to this place and the owner obliged us by providing the same room in which we had stayed last year. It was a DejaVu experience. The stay was comfortable and the best thing about this place is the location. A calm and serene place to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Had a great experience at the Hill top Swiss Cottage. The manager / owner was friendly and helpful. The room itself was fairly basic but the location was quiet, away from the noise of the town. There is everything you might need in the small area including restaurants, small shops, yoga and travel agents. We had an entirely positive experience... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Great budget guesthouse with friendly staff and positive outlook. It's up the hill, so you get a bit of work out too as you go to the room. Views from the highest rooms are great. Manu's yoga class in the morning was brilliant and well worth getting up early for. Good vibrations hang in the air over the hill....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Such a lovely friendly place to stay! Greeted with a warm welcome, lovely relaxed room & surroundings! Good services at hand, restaurant, yoga, money exchange! Gorgeous view of the Ganges & great travel trips off staff! Highly recommend!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

This is a good property to stay in budget price. The owner is nice and soft spoken person and mostly foreigners prefer stay in this area coz properties have less tariff. Parking is on the road and one has to walk around 80 mtrs to reach this hotel. Rooms are equiped with all basic amenities including AC, TV and Refrigerator.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

I have stayed here twice and enjoyed Hill Top both times. Vil, the manager is kind, friendly, and very accommodating. Ask for a room with a balcony to be able to watch the monkeys play in the trees in the morning. The rooms are simple and clean. Hot water and a close walk to the center of town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

This one of the most beautiful place to stay in Rishikesh. Good services, exotic room style, yoga lessons everyday, staff very professional and availabel, quit place to rest and enjoy the nature. Very close from Ram Julah and lakshman Julah. Lots of visit and activities around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

be prepared for a big hike up to your room but once you are there it is peaceful and beautiful. There is a place to do yoga as you look over the view of the valley below. And it is not often you will find a place with a bathtub which was great after walking and hiking in the heat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

As the name says its on top of a complex of diffrent hostels. Hippie rustic place, so dont expect luxurys. Vir is the owner and he is a great honest guy. He gave us the room 403 with a great balcony view for same price as the cheap ones. Generally its clean (remember its in the middle of a hill)... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HILL TOP SWISS COTTAGE is situated at the hill top of High Bank, a place very famous among western travellers. it is a place that is to yourself with ample time to introspect and spend time with family, perched on a hill top and the ganges view rooms. The Oasis Restaurent and German Bakery in its premises is very famous serving the best cuisines in the area.It is situated on the right high bank of the Ganges at Tapovan, Rishikesh. Facing the roaring Ganga, retreat is surrounded by thick reserve forests at the base of Himalayan foot hills and is the one of the best accommodation available along the Ganga.Hill Top Swiss Cottage is the ideal destination for families and those who are looking for complete rejuvenation. Yoga, Mediation, Ayurvedic massages, Nature walks are at their best at the retreat.Being the most happening accommodation, Nature walks, Jungle treks, mountain biking, rock climbing, rafting, Kayaking & wild life trips are few of the many activities one can take. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hill Top Swiss Cottage

Address: Tapovan Hill Top Swiss Cottage Badarinath Road | Tapovan, Rishikesh 249201, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Rishikesh
Price Range: $12 - $22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hill Top Swiss Cottage 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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