Sonali Inn Hotel, Darjeeling

Ranked 140 of 552 hotels in Darjeeling

Near Das Gupta Studio Darjeeling

Phone Number

Provide your email id, we'll send phone number in email instantly!

Best rates for your stay

GO

What travellers are saying about this hotel

Click on tags for more details.

Location:

Service:

Amenities:

Ambiance:

Rooms:

Activites:

Food:

Value For Money:

Reviews summary (23)

Best time to travel

Preferred with

Preferred for

More

Experience Scale

Average rating

Destination
4.1 /5
Location
3.5 /5
Appearance
3.1 /5
Front Office
3.5 /5
Service
3.2 /5
Room
3.2 /5
Food & Drink
3.1 /5
Activities
2.3 /5

Reviews (23)


Kolkata
3 Reviews | 2 Readers

Average Hotel.

3.4/7
Posted 20 Oct, 2016

I and my wife stayed in this hotel from 17 to 19 October, 2016. Maintenance of hotel is poor. Staff are average. Food service is not available in the hotel. Hotel is near to mall. Rooms are all mountain view facing. Budget hotel. Cleanliness can make this hotel good in future.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Delhi
5 Reviews | 142 Readers

Good

5.4/7
Posted 22 Mar, 2016

Food it tasty, its in the top of the mall so you don't need to climb the stiff mall road every time, The hotel is in the middle of the market you can grab shopping bags of your wife, it wont feel you stress or heavy, the view from the dinning hall is awesome, you can get the kanchanjanga view clear if you are lucky for climate. Its a budgeted hotel and very decent.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Gurgaon
66 Reviews | 7556 Readers

Nice hotel and staff

6.4/7
Posted 29 Feb, 2016

The hotel location was very nice. There was no 24x7 hot water in the room but hotel staff make it available for you anytime whenever you want. I loved this place a lot as they were not expensive. There was lots of food place around the place. There was very good mall next to this hotel. This is well connected to all road of the city. Hotel room service was very nice. Room was big. Bathroom was big.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Gurgaon
1 Review | 537 Readers

Very bad experience

1.0/7
Posted 28 Dec, 2015

Very bad service. Nothing for food and drink. Third class service. I will not go again in this hotel rest of my life .

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Calcutta Narkaldanga
3 Reviews | 861 Readers

Good hotel to stay with good view

4.6/7
Posted 30 Oct, 2015

The location of the hotel is nearest to the mall, thus, it is acceptable for many people. The view of Kanchenjunga was very cute from hotel but service was quite poor, geyser was not available for 24 hours, the rooms are also average but, caretakers were helpful. It's amazing due to its position, nearest to the mall.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Gwalior
9 Reviews | 1105 Readers

Good Hotel with nice welcome but small rooms

4.3/7
Posted 15 Oct, 2015

Hotel is quit good, we were welcomed warmly. We arrived there quite early but luckily that there was a room available. Unfortunately that the room and bed were smaller than the other hotels. So I give it 4 out of 7 stars. Otherwise all the facilities of the hotel at same is nice I would actually not prefer it my anybody, but if there is no hotel available at that time. This is a very good hotel in the surrounding.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Mumbai
1 Review | 961 Readers

Price of the food was reasonable

5.4/7
Posted 10 Aug, 2015

The overall experience at the hotel was okay. The hotel was conveniently located and I didn't have any difficulty to reach the hotel. The staff at the hotel were fine. I had no delay in check-in and check-out. The appearance of the hotel was average. The room assigned to me was okay. Mountain View was seen from my room. They used to clean the room on call only. Hot and cold water was provided all the time. I had taken the food from the hotel and it was fine. The price of the food was reasonable. The hotel had not provided the activities. The hotel had organized the sightseeing trip for me. The hotel was a bit expensive. It was a holiday tour with family. According to me the appearance of the hotel should be changed.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Kolkata
1 Review | 1045 Readers

Spacious room and staff were friendly

5.5/7
Posted 4 Jul, 2015

The hotel staff service was very good. They were very friendly and welcoming. The room was service of the hotel was excellent. The staff were very quick to respond. The interior and exterior appearance of the hotel was very good. The room was very spacious, neat, clean and well maintained. All amenities were provided in the room and all were in working condition. The Mountain View was seen from the hotel room. I would recommend this hotel for other travellers. The food was very tasty and quality wise excellent. The food taste was like Bengali cuisine. The food was reasonably priced. I didn't face any problem during the check-in and check-out process. Overall the hotel was good and satisfied with the hotel. I visited this place with my friends.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Kolkata
1 Review | 2468 Readers

Average hotel; good food

0.6/7
Posted 31 Dec, 2014

Its was ok-ok, means not good and not bad too. It's cheap if you book at spot. If you book over net then they will charge high. Enjoy your tour with your family/friends and definitely you will get good hotels within. 5 km from Mall. Food is good and water you can buy from outside.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.


Kolkata
3 Reviews | 7219 Readers

Hotel was located at a convenient place

5.1/7
Posted 1 Sep, 2014

Hotel was located at convenient place. Staff service was on time and they did friendly and cordial. Outside look of the hotel was old but interior was grand. Room was clean furnished and they did provide TV, geyser, bed, etc, and amenities were working properly. Beautiful view was visible from the room. About food facility in the hotel I am not sure but I had my food road side. I did not face any problem during check in and check out. I did not appear any activity in the hotel area. I managed myself sightseeing facility. I reached Lava place in October 2012 with my family. I belong from Kolkata city and my mother tongue is Bengali. I did book this hotel by my husband but I can recommend this hotel for my relative.

Was this review useful?Yes

Be the first to vote.

Top Reviews


Kolkata
2 Reviews | 2971 Readers

Ordinary place

3.1/5
Posted 8 Jan, 2013

A pretty ordinary hotel and nothing good to share. Only good thing is its location as there is always a beautiful view of the ranges. Very ordinary rooms and the services are okay. Nice place. I generally come to Darjeeling for tea festival.

Was this review useful? Yes 1 Vote

Be the first to vote.


Kolkata
2 Reviews | 2819 Readers

Good but services of the hotel were below average

3/5
Posted 11 Nov, 2013

Hotel was average. Services of the hotel were below average. Location of the hotel was good. Appearance of the hotel was not good. There was no problem in booking and check-in/out. No activity was arranged by the hotel. It was not a standard hotel. No transport faciliy was arranged by the hotel. There was no facility for food. Morning tea and breakfast was arranged. Darjeeling was very good.

Was this review useful? Yes 13 Votes

Be the first to vote.


Kolkata
2 Reviews | 2252 Readers

Good experience

4.3/5
Posted 6 Jul, 2012

Overall experience was very good. The hotel room location was also nice.

Was this review useful? Yes 2 Votes

Be the first to vote.


Siliguri
8 Reviews | 9208 Readers

Decent service

3.8/5
Posted 29 May, 2012

Those looking for a morderate hotel stay in Darjeeling can opt for the budget hotel. I am sure you will not be disappointed . Sonali Inn is the ideal choice for leisure travelers seeking budget accommodations as it offers first class amenities for an affordable price. Service is very decent and the staffs are friendly .

Was this review useful? Yes 1 Vote

Be the first to vote.


Kolkata
2 Reviews | 3195 Readers

Nice experience

3.7/5
Posted 22 May, 2012

darjeeling is a very famous tourist destinationa and a very beautiful one.. Telling about my stay at the hotel. i had a good time at the hotel..the quality of services were good. food was tasty

Was this review useful? Yes 2 Votes

Be the first to vote.

Overview

Sonali Inn Hotel is ranked #140 among the 552 hotels in Darjeeling with an average rating of 4.6 out of 7. It is one of the 26, 1-star in Darjeeling. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 5 photos and 23 text reviews. it is rated top for its Destination, Front Office and Location.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 800 to Rs 1,500 per night. to check availability or to avail complimentary breakfast, we recommend contacting the hotel to check if the final tariff includes it.

The ambience and the location of the hotel makes it a suitable option for variety of travellers. Family (47%) and Couple (27%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 47% of guests enjoy the hotel's relaxed environment, whereas 20% have rated the ambience as relaxing.

Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of Oct, Nov and Dec for the best experience.

Sonali Inn Hotel is located at The Mall which is approximately 1 Km from Darjeeling railway station . Due to the close proximity, it is considered as one of the best stay option. Lloyd Botanical Garden (1 Km), Toy Train (1 Km), Singhalia National Park (2 Kms), Bhutia Busty Gompa (2 Kms) and Happy Valley Tea Gardens (2 Kms) are some of the popular sightseeing attractions located near the hotel.

If you are in need for airport transfers or require a car for sightseeing around the city or you have to do an early check-in, then we recommend contacting the hotel directly and requesting for these additional services. All of the available amenities ensure your stay is enjoyable and free from any hassles.

Featured in the HolidayIQ Blog

5 Picturesque Garden Spots For The Couple Yearning To Escape The Concrete Jungle

HolidayIQ Reviewer Jai Shankar says, “Darjeeling is one of the best Hill stations. I have fond memories of this place as I met my life partner here 12 Yrs Back. It has lush green tea gardens all around and the Read More


5 Places To Grab A Cuppa With Your Love Bug On A Getaway

HolidayIQ Reviewer s Roy shares, “The food is very good. You must visit the Caventus for coffee, burger and hot-dogs. The best food destination is Glenarys. Joyes' pub is one Read More

Are you the business owner of Sonali Inn Hotel, Darjeeling ?

You can respond to reviews, manage your listing, add photos, and get more reviews by partnering with HolidayIQ!

Hurry up and claim your property now!

Manage your listing > Get more reviews for your property >

Are you a travel agent?

Become a part of our growing Travel Partner Platform. You can get high quality Darjeeling travel leads and help our travellers book Darjeeling holiday packages. Join now!

Looking for phone number? Get phone number of similar hotels Looking for phone number? Get phone number of similar hotels