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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to stayed here in April 2016 for short trip of 2 days.I went there without booking but somehow got a room in top floor. The location is best part of this hotel. The outside look of the hotel gives you an pre-independence era feeling. There is lot of terrace and balcony space where you can sit on a...

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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

I & many of my closest friends have been visiting this hotel for 45 years. Always amazing to see the many many changes to the hotel facilities and Nainital. This is a family owned and run establishment and what a dear wonderful sophisticated and warm family. Of course they will provide and help and guide you in every and all...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed September 28, 2016

I booked Delux room in this hotel for two nights from Cleartrip.com. When I reached for checked-in, Hotel provided me the room on fourth floor and that was in very worst condition. Dirty bed sheet and bad smell in the room. I asked them to change the room then they provided me another option on 5th floor (back side). (the...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Evelyn twice; in August 2015 and in November 2015. We stayed on the top floor on both the visits. Rooms at the top floor and the floor below it are the best. One can have a clear view of Nainital lake from there. Evelyn has a very well maintained terrace garden too with hundreds of flower plants....

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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is located on the mall road directly opposite the naini lake and has a beautiful view. The room was spacious and clean with hot water facility in the washroom. The food served by the hotel was good too. We had gone there during the peak season but the rooms were priced quite nominally. All in all a good...

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Thane, India
Reviewed August 20, 2016

Once again i got a chance to visit Nainital in first week of August 2016 this time stay was quite long for 7 days and I chosen Hotel Evelyn for stay:- Pros: - 1) Hotels location is on Mall road . lake views can be enjoyed from Hotel big balcony and across the road. 2) Bus stop of Nainital is...

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Reviewed June 27, 2016

I very high priced budged hotel nothing special only the location was good. Very average hotel or we can say guest house four stories without lift or elevator staff was only helpful if you offer money. All the staff was asking for money when I check in or check out for shifting my luggage to room or car they again...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Apr 2016 booked two rooms deluxe double and deluxe suite. Both had similar views abt mall road Pros Location .attached to mall road Large enough rooms Food was good enough ..to be ordered decent staff Cons No geyser.. surprising for a hill station ..hot water available only from 7 to 12 No parking even to unload luggage it...

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a family suite which comprised of two coup like rooms with no ventilation and one drawing space. It was a damp poor setup with age old almost worn out furnitures and beddings. Supply of hot water was available only in the morning. You have to be a genious to make out which channel you are watching in...

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India
Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is one of first hotel at mall road naini jheel Pros 1. Nice location 2. Large rooms 3. Decent staff Cons 1. No parking facilities you have to park car by your self and hotel passage area is no parking area so beawar of traffic police don't leave you car unattended 2. No fan on AC in rooms...

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Hotel Evelyn is among one of the oldest hotels in Nainital and has a rich history of hospitality. It has been serving guests even before the town became a retreat for city-weary souls and saw a burgeoning hotel industry. Before 1947, Mrs Page, a British lady ran a guesthouse of the same name, where the hotel stands today. Since Indian Independence, it has been owned and run by Mr S.L Sah's family. It was his will power and dynamism that metamorphosed a small guesthouse into a 60-room hotel.Today Hotel Evelyn offers the height of convenience and comfort to guests. From the Mall Road you can get a glimpse of the impressive facade of the hotel and as you explore further a visual treat awaits you. It has a magnificent view of the Naini lake, the weeping willows arched delicately over the resplendent waters and the Holy 'Pashan Devi' temple right across. The flower be-decked terrace will simply take your breath away. The hotel rooms are elegant and equipped with modern amenities to make your stay a memorable one.Choosing from a myriad of hotels in Nainital can be quite a task, but if you want to experience the old world chalet-like charm of wooden paneled walls coupled with the luxury of all modern amenities, then ours is the hotel that you need to head to. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Evelyn

Address: The Mall, Nainital 263002, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital District > Nainital
Price Range: $25 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 61
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“Try to look for rooms in top or upper floor. They give a lot of space outside your room and good view of the lake.”
  • View of Naini Lake from Hotel.
 of 5 bubbles , 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Only Location”
 of 5 bubbles , Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
“Go for lake facing and upper rooms (first & second floor)”
 of 5 bubbles gauravtrivedi, Jun 23, 2014 | Read review
“The heigher the better, the noise from the mall is not heard there and it's nice in the evening.”
 of 5 bubbles Dagkoz, Jun 10, 2014 | Read review
“top floors rooms offered excellent view, covered terrace, outdoor seating plus some had sit outs or small balconies. Also lesser expensive rooms on that level that did not have room view but had access to the terrace too. Room 51 had terrace access, large bathroom, large room, large comfortable bed, flat screen tv w/ HBO and cable, whole wall, floor to ceiling windows with room darkening drapes, windows that opens for air or breezes, large shower bath with western toilet, large window in the bathroom, carpets floors, no bad smells, clean room.”
 of 5 bubbles eatprayloveall, Feb 18, 2014 | Read review
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