Kolkata Hotels

Floatel Hotel, Kolkata

9/10, Kolkata Jetty, Strand Road, Opp SBI Head Quarters, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001

Ranked 46 amongst 1799 hotels in Kolkata

5.6/7 239 Reviews
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Reviews (239)

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Destination
6.0 / 7
Location
6.2 / 7
Appearance
5.8 / 7
Front Office
5.7 / 7
Service
5.5 / 7
Room
5.4 / 7
Food & Drink
5.5 / 7
Activities
4.6 / 7

Floatel Hotel Video Reviews (4)

Ramprasad Bandyopadhyay

 
12 Reviews | 5 Readers

"Hotel Floatel"

01:51
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6.0 /7
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Mamata Banerjee

 
15 Reviews | 5 Readers

"5 star hotel in Kolkata"

01:52
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6.0 /7
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Aparna Bandyopadhyay

Kolkata
21 Reviews | 19 Readers

"Good location"

02:00
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6.0 /7
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Green Valley

Kolkata
10 Reviews | 2 Readers

"Good location"

02:03
Overall Rating
6.0 /7
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Floatel Hotel Reviews (239)


6 Reviews | 56 Readers

"Enjoy at India's first floating hotel "

5.2/7
Posted 8 Mar

It was amazing to experience India's first floating Hotel. A complete ship experience when you are staying in rooms. Eating space on deck is equally charming and offers view of Hugely river from wide glasses. Sumptuous meal is served throughout day. And on occasions like Christmas and new year hotel makes special arrangements to pep up the mood.

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Kolkata
6 Reviews | 1208 Readers

"Everything is good in the hotel"

5.4/7
Posted 29 Sep, 2016

I had visited this hotel for official trip. Everything was good in the hotel. The variety of food was not available in the hotel.

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Bangalore
4 Reviews | 2 Readers

"AC and TV were available"

7.0/7
Posted 22 Jul, 2016

The hotel was located in the city. The hotel building was old. AC and TV were available in working condition in the room. The behaviour of the staff’s was co-operative and friendly in the hotel. The food quality was good in the hotel. There was no variety of food in the hotel. I would suggest this hotel to improve the food quality.

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Blora
1 Review

"Experience of the hotel was good"

5.6/7
Posted 21 Jul, 2016

I had visited this hotel for official purpose. The hotel was located nearby the river. The location of the hotel was excellent. The food was good in the hotel. The room was very neat and clean. All amenities were available in working condition in the room. The service of the hotel was good. The behaviour of staff’s was good in the hotel. There was no delay in check in and checkout. The appearance of the hotel was good. Mini train was available at the hotel. The experience of the hotel was good. I didn’t check the activities in the hotel. I didn’t check the Wi-Fi facility in the hotel.

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Top Reviews of Floatel Hotel


5 Reviews | 8356 Readers

"The hotel FLOTEL is located at babu Ghat (opp sbi..."

6.5/7
Posted 13 May, 2011

The hotel FLOTEL is located at babu Ghat (opp sbi ) on the Hubli River.The hotel is built on a ship imported fro FRANCE.The hotel is floting ,and gives feeling and look of aSHIP. The rooms are excellent ,food is of excellent quality,and service is very good.I had a very nice stay.

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Mumbai
4 Reviews | 1855 Readers

"A unique floating experience"

6.4/7
Posted 21 Jun, 2013

The purpose of stay at Floatel, Kolkata was to enjoy an experience of staying with family in a unique and the only floating hotel in India. It is a 4-star hotel floating on the river Hoogly. The 4-storeyed structure is designed on the basis of international marine standards and properly anchored and moored with chains to the coast. The entrance is through a bridge from Strand Road across the circular railway track a Km south from the Howrah bridge. The staff were dressed in white suit, look like officers from navy. The rooms have excellent river view, you wont get tired watching ferries across the river since morning to midnight. The restaurant has even a better view of water. Food were tasty matching with the fame of the hotel. Located on the downtown Kolkata,the hotel is best for business travellers, but not a bad one either for a family stay. Only problem is having a family walk outside after evening, the area becomes deserted. Anyway, a taxi is always available outside, the staff can call one for you. There is a good parking area too on the premises outside.

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Bangalore
12 Reviews | 3138 Readers

"A different stay in a good hotel"

5.8/7
Posted 18 Nov, 2015

Was looking for a stay in Kolkata, it was my first visit and wanted to try a different stay. Though I was skeptical about the upkeep and hospitality I went ahead and booked the hotel. I reached the place earlier than check-in time. The rooms were all full but the front desk were very friendly and were quick to arrange and ready to help. Went to the restaurant on top and the staff there were quite helpful, wish there were more option in then food though. Overall the location is excellent and the staff quite warm and friendly. Rooms are neat and clean. Will definitely visit again when in Kolkata. Proximity to stations and the market is very good.

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Tezpur
7 Reviews | 293 Readers

"Amazing location & good rooms with tasty food "

5.4/7
Posted 26 Oct, 2015

Visited on June 2015 this year with my wife. The location of the hotel is amazing, inside ganges it's a unique concept. My wife loved it. The room was very good, we could see view of Hooghly river from room window which is very pleasant to eyes. Room was very clean and very well-maintained. All the necessary amenities were present. The food was delicious but little costly. Breakfast was very god had lots of items. The service was very good. The staff was very helpful and very professional. I suggest to take sunset rooms. They have more beautiful view than sunrise rooms. It a very beautiful place to stay for couples. I highly recommend this hotel, would love to visit again.

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Dhanbad
15 Reviews | 969 Readers

"Open Restaurant at top floor - A unique experience"

6.4/7
Posted 7 Sep, 2015

Talking about Floatel Hotel which is situated nearby river Ganga, is just one of most romantic destination for lovers or newly married couples. Try to get room facing towards the river, you'll feel the beauty of nature at your doorstep. Another thing to experience is the open restaurant on the top floor, you can spend some quality time there with your loved ones. Apart from this other features of the hotel are average and manageable. Thanks Kolkata for such a romantic and unforgettable experience. Looking to visit again.

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Floatel Hotel Overview

Floatel Hotel is the only floating hotel in Kolkata. This 4-star eco-friendly hotel offers a unique experience in a serene, relaxing setting. The 49 rooms are spaciously designed and provide twin and king sized beds, TVs, bathtubs, 24-hour in-house dining and gorgeous views of the river Hooghly. Located at the Kolkata Jetty on Strand Road, t....
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