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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

When we went to Gangtok, we wanted to stay as close to it's center but due to non-availability of rooms, we got to stay in this hotel for only two nights. I would say that this is the best hotel in the M.G.Marg area as it's sophisticate exterior catches your fancy at the first look. you step into a tiny... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The rooms are quite cozy with a large bed and a separate seating area , but the bathroom is quite compact and snug . The staff are so friendly and efficient.The manager is very prompt in fulfilling your travel requests and very supportive . The location is its main plus point as its bang on M G Mall Road .... More 

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

A perfect location on the main MG Marg in Gangtok, this hotel is a favourite for most of the travellers, fairly affordable, the staff is active and helpful; the rooms are cute and corridors resemble some cottage (which to my liking is good).

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

It seems, they want to close the hotel soon, as they show no interest in running business. Worst reception area. I booked suite room and they were allocating regular room. This hotel has the worst bedding. Didnt sleep for a moment the whole night. So decided to shift to new hotel next day. Dont waste u r money here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Descent hotel in between the market. Great location. You can enjoy evening strolling in the market. Not a luxury hotel it's a mid budget hotel. Good food and good hospitality. They arranged our trip to Yumthang and Gurudongmar lake. It was superb.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

We stayed at Oriental in June 2009. The location was good, right on the MG road which is a good place for evening stroll and to eat out. We stayed for a couple of days only on our way to Lachun, Lachen & Gurudongmar.

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1 Thank ashishmathur99
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

No lift but comfortable stairs! Fair enough till 2nd floor. Best is its location that is right on mall road. Nice well behaved staff..........................One of better hotel of mall road if u want ur car to drop u right at the door.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is situated in the middle of new market, which is the new extension of M.G. Marg, so you can't deny the advantages of staying here while visiting Gangtok. The rooms are cosy and well maintained but they may appear small if it's a family of 3. The biggest disadvantage of the hotel is its stairs. The rooms on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a night in the hotel and found it to be very good. Hotel is in mid of the market and car parking is not an issue. Besides, food served in the hotel was too good. One can get a good deal, if hotel is contacted directly, especially during off season.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

The hotel is located on the MG Marg and has a wonderful location. The staff is by and large very helpful. The rooms are small - OK for 2 people but feels a bit cramped with the luggage. The bathroom is also very small - However the fittings are of great quality. However, no toiletries are provided except for a... More 

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Restaurant
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Oriental

Address: Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Gangtok 737101, India
Location: India > Sikkim > Gangtok
Price Range: $49 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Oriental 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
The Oriental Hotel Gangtok
Oriental Hotel Gangtok
The Oriental Gangtok, Sikkim
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