We stayed here for two nights before leaving to the countryside of Meghalaya. After heaving arrived in Shillong we searched for a cheap hotel, as we did not book one in advance. It turned out to be a very difficult task and all the budget-places (our budget wasn't a lot for accommodations) were all completely booked out because of the arriving Durga Puja festival. So we roamed around the police bazar to find a suitable location. The owner of this hotel (also the owner of the Rainbow Hotel) gave us a special price for the basic room (I think the usual price is about Rs 800), very nice and helpful guy. We were also able to store our luggage there for almost a week for free as we didn't want to take all of it to the countryside. Recommended for people who can afford the price or backpackers who are out of options (try to haggle).
The basic room had a nice wooden look to it, was pretty big and had a ventilator and TV. Bathroom was a basic western bathroom, a little dirty, same as... More
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- Hotel Blue Pine Shillong, Meghalaya