Renowned 5 Heritage Hotels In Queen Of Hills Darjeeling

The Queen of Hills Darjeeling and its tea eststes bestow some of India’s most alluring scenery. Overlooking the glorious Kanchenjunga, Darjeeling rests amidst numerous tea gardens. The place is an ideal place to enjoy the striking Toy-train ride and relaxed walks along the narrow, bustling streets. here is list of hotels in darjeeling

1. Summit Swiss Heritage Hotel and Spa: Swiss Hotel, a unique antique style British-colonial architecture dating back to 1914 is a heritage property and is one of Darjeeling’s oldest hotels. The hotel is based within the walking distance from most of the allurement of Darjeeling. The hotel provides all the modern luxuries, demonstrating the splendor and allurement. The apical levels of amenity have been cultivated by the hotel and have all the comforts, elegance and levels of convenience one would await from a heritage hotel. To ensure a soothing sleep and delightful stay the room is beautifully equipped with a king sized bed, high quality bedding, lilen and bedspread. Each Heritage room is named after the famous flowers of Himalayas.image credit:


2. The Elgin, Darjeeling- Heritage Hill Resort and Spa: The magnificent Elgin is the luxurious heritage property that presents the grace of colonial era and reflects royal appearance. Situated at the heart of Darjeeling town, the interiors and exteriors of the majestic property has an alluring aura, offering entire view of the glorious mountain ranges and valleys. The hotel has its glowing and enchanting dining options, amazingly furnished conference room. The spa facilities and chances for nature walk are also provided for rejuvenation and for recreation. Some interesting places like Bengal Natural History Museum (50m), Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (4.5 km), Chittaranjan Das Memorial (Step Aside) (2.6 km), Tenzing Rock (3.0 km), Modern art museum (1.5 km) and Tiger Hill (12.3 km) are esily accessible from Elgin. The gorgeously furnished rooms are equipped with all moder ameneties and personal bar. image credit:


3. Windamere Hotel, Darjeeling: Windermere, based at 7,300 feet on the Himalayas in Darjeeling is one of the oldest Colonial hotels in India. The Hotel has been placed #3 from the final list of 10, by “Ten Top Hotels in the Asia Pacific”. The Hotel was listed as The World’s Best Colonial Hotels by the Sunday Times of London”. Sneaking a glance out from behind the picket fences and climbing roses, the old colonial house is snuggled in wonderfully blossoming gardens. Due to its elevation, the Hotel provides the guest a panoramic view of the mountains. Fabulous dishes of both Continental and Indian menus are served. With soft music floating around the firmament, the dining room is transformed into a candlelit affair with soft conversation flowing in the air during dinner. Full body therapeutic massage is also offered for rejuvenation. image credit:


4.Mayfair Hill Resort: Reflecting grace and elegance, Mayfair Hill Resort was once the summerhouse of former Maharaja of Nazargunj. The Hotel provides a pleasurable halt for the guests due to the serene encompassment, alluring interior, delicious cuisine and warm generosity. Trip Advisor awarded the Hotel as Travelers Choice Award in 2013. Tiger Hill (Approx. 13 km), Observatory Hill, Senchal Lakes (Approx. 10 km), Mahakal Temple, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Shruberry Nightingale Park, Himalayan Zoological Park, Lloyd Botanical Garden are some of the major tourists attractions near the Hotel. With the relaxing spa treatment and massages the guest can pamper themselves. The guest can idle away time reading the book in the library provided or sweat out in fitness centre. All the 44 rooms are equipped with hairdryer, safe, TV, mini-bar, fireplace and DVD player.image credit:


5. Central Heritage: Central Heritage, Darjeeling is born with the charm and treasures of relic, with the trails of British era and allurement, indisputable in each segment of the building.  The Hotel stands, dignified as one of the approved landmarks of Darjeeling. Since its dawn in 1905, the Hotel has remained talk-of-the-town for executing lavish “British Raj” experience. Comfortably situated amongst the gradient valleys and the magnificent hills of Darjeeling, to cast is an excellent holiday resort to cast away your stress. The ambience of hotel carries serenity with a pianist playing piano around an aquarium and cascade in the evening. The Hotel is furnished with antique wooden furniture, embroidered colonial art that reflects British era. The Hotel has a mind-blowing reception amidst a pond, with wooden flooring and modern amenities with spacious and artfully crafted rooms and features. image credit:

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Conclusion: Be the one to witness the serene ambience and the realm of the British era by visiting the Queen of Hills Darjeeling. The aura of the colonial period is vividly reflected by these Heritage Hotels situated on the elevated tranquil lap of the majestic and spell-binding hills


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