Rishyap Hotels

Kanchan View Tourist Lodge, Rishyap

Near Kali Mandir Rishop Busty

Ranked 2 amongst 20 hotels in Rishyap

5.1/7 178 Reviews
Kanchan View Tourist Lodge,Rishyap
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Destination
5.9 / 7
Location
6.0 / 7
Appearance
5.1 / 7
Front Office
5.0 / 7
Service
5.0 / 7
Room
5.0 / 7
Food & Drink
5.0 / 7
Activities
3.6 / 7

Kanchan View Tourist Lodge Reviews (178)


"Service is excellent"

6.9/7
Posted 11 hours ago

This is the second time that I visited Rishyap and stayed in Kanchan View Tourist Lodge again, in the same room. The only difference is, 4 years back I visited with my parents and this time with my wife. Like the last time, I would not need to comment on the service as it is and was always A-Class. It is located on the top of the hill, and so we should not forget the problem with water and few other amenities. Still, they are providing warm water which is extremely crucial in this chilling weather, as a Geyser is attached in the bathroom. The food cannot be compared with Chef's special but are above the standards. Service is excellent and so I preferred this hotel even this time. The Kanchenjunga view from the room is unbeatable and unmatchable from any hotel, though you can't blame the hotel if the weather is bad. Overall my experience is again Excellent. My rating is 100/100. Note: For those who wants 5 star or 7 star service. Be sensible! Please do not expect 5 star or 7 star service.

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"Good hotel with great services"

5.1/7
Posted 28 days ago

I visited this hotel in November for holiday with friend. The destination was good specially the natural beauty. The hotel location was good and convenient. The best way to reach this hotel by the cab. The hotel appearance was okay and the front office was not that great. I booked this hotel through travel agent. The room provided was nice and spacious. The hotel service was on time and staff's were very polite. The food was very good in quality and taste specially the complimentary breakfast. Travel desk was available although we didn't use the same. The overall my experience was very nice and I was satisfied with the stay as being a budget hotel we ourselves didn't expect much from the hotel. I would recommend this hotel to those who would like to have the Peak Kanchanjangha visit clearly from the hotel.

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"Very good and neat rooms"

5.3/7
Posted 1 month ago

We travelled to this hotel in the month of December. The destination was excellent. The surroundings of the hotel were good. The ambience of the hotel was good, the interior and exterior was good. The rooms provided were very good. The amenities provided in the room were in proper working condition. The services provided at the hotel were good and we were satisfied with those services provided. The food and drink that was provided by the hotel was average. There was complimentary breakfast that was provided by the hotel.

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Mumbai
1 Review

"Hotel with good appearance and services"

5.6/7
Posted 1 month ago

I visited the hotel to stay during the month of January for a holiday along with my family. The destination was very good to travel and national park was worth going. The hotel location and appearance was good with nice interiors and lawns. Reception staff's was very helpful and friendly. Housekeeping services was prompt. Room was very clean and neat with all amenities. Complimentary breakfast was given to us and was average in taste. Travel desk services were available. I would definitely recommend others to stay in that hotel.

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Kolkata
1 Review

"Nice destination to visit"

5.0/7
Posted 1 month ago

This was holiday trip with my family in the month of December for relaxation. This was a very good place with few good view points. The hotel was easy to access and was located right opposite to the mountains. The appearance was OK. The rooms didn't have heater and hot water during the day. The staff's at the reception was very friendly and helpful. Room service was prompt and quick to respond. The food was average, the quality was not that great. Their menu was not that great. Complimentary breakfast was not available. Wi-Fi was not available.

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"Nice view of mountains"

4.4/7
Posted 1 month ago

This was holiday trip with my family in the month of January for relaxation. This was a very good place with few good view points. The hotel was easy to access and was located right opposite to the mountains. The appearance was OK. The rooms didn't have heater and hot water during the day. The staff's at the reception was very friendly and helpful. Room service was prompt and quick to respond. The food was average, the quality was not that great. Their menu was not that great. Complimentary breakfast was not available. Wi-Fi was not available.

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Kolkata
1 Review

"Service was very good"

5.8/7
Posted 1 month ago

I visited this hotel in the month of November. It was a holiday trip with family. The destination was good. The hotel location was good and nice. The appearance was average and kind of old. Reception was very good they were helpful. Rooms were good and spacious everything was fine. Service was very good prompting, helpful and it was on time. The food was very good and taste was good. There were very few varieties in the food range. I didn't use any indoor or outdoor activities in the hotel. The overall experience with this hotel was satisfactory and I would definitely suggest this hotel to other travellers.

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"Overall services were very good"

2.0/7
Posted 1 month ago

The city was very good. The location of the hotel was average as it was very crowded and was not peaceful. The outlook of the hotel was very good. The reception and front office services were good and the check in and checkout was on time. The rooms provided were good as well as neat and clean. The services provided by the hotel were very good. The staff's at the hotel were good and friendly. There were Wi-Fi facilities that were provided by the hotel. The overall experience at the hotel was very good.

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"Great place for a relaxed holiday"

5.3/7
Posted 1 month ago

I was with my friends on a holiday. Our stay was in Feb 2017. There was a Pine forest close to the hotel and it was ideal for walks and spending time. The view of Kanchenjunga was exquisite. We took a cab that dropped us at a walk able distance from the hotel. It was more like a home stay. Our room was comfortable, however there was no geyser in the washroom. Otherwise everything was fine. The food service was very timely. Whenever I ordered anything it was delivered within 5 minutes. The food was good in taste and quality. Complimentary breakfast was provided. The activities like camp fire and trekking were available. Would suggest travellers to carry basic necessities as the hotel/lodge was in a village kind of an area and there were no shops available in near distance.

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"Great view but substandard rooms"

4.1/7
Posted 1 month ago

This lodge had a great view but the interiors and rooms were in bad shape. Service was not good. My room was dark and unclean. There was no heater in the room. The food was very expensive and not good in taste. The location and view of Kanchenjunga was the only good thing about this accommodation. I had done an online booking. I stayed at this lodge in December 2016. I was with my family.

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Top Reviews of Kanchan View Tourist Lodge


Kolkata
2 Reviews | 33 Readers

"Good experience with good rooms & food "

6.3/7
Posted 1 year ago

It was a dream come true to experience Mt. Kanchenjunga from every nook and corner of the lodge, Kanchan View Tourist Lodge. The appearance of the lodge from outside was pretty well. The rooms were airy, spacious and cosy too. We stayed at the first floor. The weather was too chilly and freezing that time. We stayed there for 2 nights, left the lodge on 25. 10. 2015 morning after having breakfast. The bedspreads and quilts were quite comfortable and clean too. Food was quite good, with special mention to Suji Chapati, which they made with suji atta. They served all non spicy meal with good taste. The lodge staff were exuberant enough. They were agile, and met with our expectations fairly. Their behaviour is mentionable, always rendered service with a smiling face, even if we made them confused. There was a restaurant on the ground floor, a well-maintained one sit and eat type place. It's indeed a good place to stay in as you get to see the mesmerising view of Mt. Kanchenjunga. Though best time to visit the place is during October to mid November, as Mt. Kanchenjunga will be clearly visible that time, as we experienced. One needs to buy mineral water from the lodge reception just to avoid water borne any kind of diseases. Power cuts were frequent though generator was there, but better to carry torch, candle, matchboxes etc. As the road condition is terrible especially from New Jalpaiguri station to Rishyap, so I would definitely think twice before giving a try again. Otherwise, the place was too good to be true. Next time, I will definitely bring along a pair of badminton rackets as there's an elongated space in front of the lodge for playing. A very good camera is also a must.

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Kolkata
2 Reviews | 4454 Readers

"Excellent room and service"

5.9/7
Posted 6 years ago

Me & my Wife reached Rishop on 3rd Oct\'11 evening @ around 7.00 pm. On the first look we really liked the room & the whole lodge. Our room was on the 1st flr which had a awesome view in the night itself. In the morning when we came out @ the corridor, Golden Kanchenjunga was in front of us..later when the sun came out it turned milky white..People around rishop came here just to view the peak as it had 1 of best views from here. On a whole it was an excellent experience. The room service & all was really good. No complaints whatsoever. We would definitely love to go there again in future..cheerz

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Kolkata
1 Review | 1821 Readers

"We spent a peaceful and lovely holiday in april at..."

6.5/7
Posted 6 years ago

We spent a peaceful and lovely holiday in april at kanchanview tourist lodge,rishop. This lodge is beautiful itself, essence of nature. All the snow peaked mountain khapg ,jalepla,simbo,kabroo nathula,rothung etc and .kanchanzongha were face to face with us all the time at hotel rooms. There is a wide space nd garden in front of your room and also has a sweet little hut to have a coffee or tea. We thought that there is no need to go anywhere as we enjoy all the beauty of lonely hilly remote village from here. This is the best experience I ever gain.

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Kolkata
3 Reviews | 1013 Readers

"Wide angle view of the majestic Kanchenjunga"

5.4/7
Posted 1 year ago

We had planned to stay very close to nature for a few days away from the hustle and bustle of the hectic life around us. In doing so we came across this small hamlet of 'Rishyap'. A place where the mighty Kanchenjunga watches you from all sides. Being close to Neora Valley Forest the place provides a wild experience. The Home stay is nicely located on a small plateau with an open ground with no hindrance to your sight. Moreover the food is really good as the hosts are. It's a nice home away from home. There are no restaurants on the roadside so be prepared to carry dry fruits and snacks in case you want to enjoy your leisure time munching on something. The local cuisine is excellent and fresh for the taste buds to explore. The facilities won't pinch your pockets at all. A stay about a couple of days will give you a chance to trek along the mountain trails and explore the virgin forest nearby.

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Kolkata
1 Review | 184 Readers

"Wonderful experience "

6.3/7
Posted 1 year ago

A good place to relax and get a wonderful view of Kanchenjunga. Hotel owner Mr. Gurung and his wife served wonderful food and we loved their hospitality. Rooms were decent and our cottages were at a private corner of the hill. Overall it was a great experience and I would surely love to go back for another holiday.

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Kanchan View Tourist Lodge Overview

Kanchan View Tourist Lodge is situated near Kali Mandir at Rishyap. The lodge is 3.5 hours from Bagdogra Airport and 3 hours from New Jalpaiguri Railway Station.The lodge is in proximity to monasteries and waterfalls. Kanchan View Tourist Lodge offers scenic views of Mount Kanchenjunga. Kanchan View Tourist Lodge also provides sightseeing and trekk....
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