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Gangtok is one of the most beautiful places in India and a rather unexplored one too. However, with the growing trend of travelers going to offbeat places, many have chosen Gangtok to be their next vacation spot. The capital of Sikkim offers breathtaking vistas of Mount Kachenjunga and is surrounded by lush greenery. With so much natural beauty, it is not surprising to see tourists flock to Gangtok. Also Read - What to See And do When in Sikkim

With the rising popularity of northeast India, there are several accommodation options available in Gangtok that suit every budget. Whether you prefer staying in a luxurious suite or a basic room for a nightcap, you will find all types of hotels and resorts in Gangtok. The beautiful hill station is home to a number of budget, mid-range and luxury properties. We help you with a list of different hotels that you can check into on your trip to Gangtok. Also Read - Prem Singh Tamang Aka PS Golay Sworn in as Chief Minister of Sikkim

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As of now there aren’t too many luxury hotels in Sikkim but the one that is around is enough to pamper you silly with its luxurious amenities and strategic location. If you love to splurge on vacation, here’s where you should stay in Gangtok.

MAYFAIR Spa Resort & Casino

One of the few resorts in India that have a casino, the MAYFAR Spa Resort & Casino is also one of the best spa resorts in the country. It is spread over 48 acres of land and offers views of the Himalayas with forests surrounding the property. Like any luxury hotel, you can expect amenities like a swimming pool, spa, health club, kids’ play area and multi-cuisine restaurants. You have the option of staying in a room, suite or villa but be ready to shell out a large sum for this property as the tariff can be anything between Rs 16,000 to Rs 60,000. The resort offers complimentary breakfast to its guests.

Where: Lower Samdur Block, Ranipool, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact: 03592 250555

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Gangtok has several options when it comes to mid-range hotels where you can look forward to a decent room stay with good facilities offered. Most of them also have their own restaurant. Here are some of the options.

The Golden Crest Hotel

A strategically located hotel in the heart of the city yet offering view of the mountains and lush greenery, the Golden Crest Hotel ticks all boxes. It has a restaurant that serves Indian and continental cuisine and rooms with wooden flooring and amenities like tea/coffee maker, heater, TV, etc.

Where:  National Highway 31A, Amdo Golai, Deorali Bazar, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact: 098002 43211

Tamarind Residency

Offering plush rooms with modern amenities, Tamarind Residency is another good mid-range option to stay at when in Gangtok. The hotel has a restaurant-cum-bar that serves Indian and Chinese delicacies and has a wide range of alcohol selection. The rooms have free WiFi, television, and 24-hour room service.

Where:Upper Tathanghen, Beside SSB camp, Gangtok Nathula Road, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact:03592 203836

The Oriental

With vistas of the Himalayas and Kachenjunga, The Oriental offers one of the best views with comfortable rooms to match it. Tourist places are not too far away from the hotel either. You can enjoy food at its restaurant serving international cuisine with complimentary breakfast. It offers rooms and suites that are traditionally decorated with hardwood floors and basic amenities.

Where: Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact: 03592 201180

Jewel of the East Residency & Spa

Located in the centre of the mall road, Jewel of the East Residency & Spa resort is a cozy hotel with modern amenities. The rooms have free WiFI and all guests get complimentary breakfast. Tourist spots like Lal Bazaar and Enchey Monastery are only a few minutes away. Choose from studio, a mountain view or deluxe room and a suite. The hotel also has its own restaurant.

Where:MG Marg, MMR Manor, Gangtok- Sikkim

Contact: 03592 209111

The Lindsay Himalayan Heights Hotel

A boutique hotel, the Lindsay Himalayan Heights Hotel is a prime property with a view of the Paljor Stadium and snow-capped peaks of Mount Kanchenjunga. It has a Tibetan-themed restaurant and bar. Room options include deluxe and super-deluxe rooms that come with a TV, hot water, room service, WiFi, tea/coffee maker and complimentary breakfast.

Where: PS Rd, Arithang, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact: 03592 221568

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Summit Hotels & Resorts

Summit Hotel Group has several properties in northeast India with four in Gangtok itself. All of them are a resort and spa and offer modern amenities. Multi-cuisine restaurants, deluxe rooms and suites with private balconies are common in all its resorts. While Summit Norling is in a secluded valley, Summit Ttakshang is two minutes away from the city centre. The other two properties are Summit Golden Crescent and Summit Namnang.

Contact: 83888 77888


Gangtok has budget hotels as well as lodges and guesthouses that offer cheap rooms with basic amenities. If you are the kind of traveler who prefers being outdoors on trips and wouldn’t mind crashing in a room that doesn’t have much to offer than a clean room and a bathroom, you can opt for pocket-friendly stays like these.

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Sikkim Delight by Mango Hotels

Clean, fuss-free rooms with amenities like tea/coffee maker, first-aid kit, a roof garden, restaurant, Wifi, etc in the hotel. Sikkim Delight is also only 3 km away from Nathu La, a mountain pass in the Himalayas that 4310m above sea level. The rooms are clean and make for a good stay.

Where:Manbir Colony, Indra Bye Pass Near Helipad, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact:097335 52248

Bamboo Grove Retreat

This 2-star property is apt for travelers on a budget as the tariff isn’t too high yet you will get basic amenities like hot water, laundry, room service, Wifi, restaurant, first-aid and arrangement for sightseeing. Bamboo Grove Retreat is in the heart of the city and offers only 19 rooms keeping the atmosphere friendly. You can opt for attic rooms or deluxe rooms.

Where:Kazi Road, Near Keepsa Hotel, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact:098320 73429

Central Hill Resort

Central Hill Resort is in the heart of Gangtok and gives you a glimpse of Sikammese hospitality and culture. You will find walls adorned with murals and paintings depicting local art. A multi-cuisine restaurant, a rooftop garden and deluxe and club rooms are available here. There is also a playroom with some indoor games.

Where: Opposite Super Market, 31-A, National Highway, Gangtok

Contact: 980 0650360

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Hotel Sagorika

Hotel Sagorika is a budget hotel that offers comfortable, basic rooms in the city. Other tourist attractions are easily accessible from here. The hotel has a restaurant that serves multi-cuisine dishes as well. The room categories include standard, deluxe, super-deluxe and even four-bedded rooms for larger groups. The rooms are spacious and clean that make one’s stay comfortable. Choose Hotel Sagorika if you are looking for a pocket-friendly stay.

Where:al Bazar Flyover Bridge, Arithang, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact:03592 206958

Hotel Sonam Delek

This relatively new property in the city offers great views of Mount Kanchenjunga and rooms that are affordable. Hotel Sonam Delek prides itself in being a value-for-money property that offers best possible amenities it can. It has a terrace and facilities like hot water, room service, restaurant and bar, laundry and free WiFi. You can also see Rumtek Monastery and Gangtok Valley from most of the rooms.

Where:Tibet Road, Gangtok, Sikkim

Contact:03592 202566


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