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Darjeeling Heights Homestay

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155/1 Dr Zakir Hussain Road, Darjeeling 734101 India
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#11 of 240 Speciality lodging in Darjeeling
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Darjeeling Heights Homestay is a gem of a place that feels like a home away from home. At an altitude of 7000 ft, this one of a kind homestay is located in Darjeeling, the queen of all hill-stations, offering a breathtaking, panoramic view of the numerous peaks of the majestic Himalayas. The magnificent view of the third highest mountain in the world, Kanchenjunga is particularly inspiring
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Hiking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport transportation
Parking
Wifi
Breakfast available
Complimentary tea
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Taxi service
Convenience store
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
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Bottled water
Kitchenette
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Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Hindi
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KOUSTAV C wrote a review Dec 2020
Kolkata (Calcutta), India3 contributions
It's truly a 'home away home' if you are with your family, staying at 'Darjeeling Heights' homestay. I am speechless while writing this review. Words of Mr Sudarshan (point of contact over phone for booking 'Darjeeling Heights') turns absolutely true as soon as I enter into the room. What a spectacular view through big glass windows! It's 'sleeping Buddha', Kanchenjunga with a whole range of mountains and the ' queen of hill' Darjeeling beneath. Wow! just amazing. Spacious and well-lit room having large comfortable bed for 2 with switch-controlled heating sleeping mattress and an attached clean washroom with gyeaser made our stay cozy. Breakfast was complimentary with our lodging package. Food was homely. Lunch and dinner 'thali' were no exception. The taste of food is same like people of that place - simple and lovely. A big thank to the cook. I am sorry, I don't know the name. But, I know Nikita, a bright young well behaved lady with an everlasting smiling face, always ready to run around to make your stay memorable. The homestay is far from the busy, crowded ' Mall' road but well connected with share cars (Sudarshan can arrange it). There are rooms at the groud floor as well as on the first. That means, without having to take any stairs, 'Darjeeling Heights' is ready to serve you if you are planning to take your old parent to high altitude. Mr Sudarshan is just a call away to make your stay pleasant and peaceful in Darjeeling. I can vouch that he will not disappoint you. N.B. It will be a sin if I don't acknowledge Mr Praveen (7001838430). Trust me, he was not a part of package shared by Mr Sudarshan. I got to know about him from one of my friends who travelled with Praveen, a month back. Praveen is a young charming man. He is comfortable both in Hindi, English (Surprisingly, can understand Bengali!!). If you are looking for a safe, sincere and punctual 'chaeffuer' during your trip to Darjeeling, just give him a call.
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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Ananya wrote a review Dec 2020
Kolkata (Calcutta), India4 contributions
Excellent stay at Darjeeling Heights. Overseeing the sleeping buddha, the homestay has a 180 degree view of the hills and city below. The reason for such a view is also its location at a relatively upper region of the hill amidst the residential area. The room with attached washroom is clean, tidy and well lit. The family room is spacious, with two beds for 4 persons. You could warm up the sleeping matress electrically, as per your need, which proved to be very useful given the chill weather. The hospitality and behaviour of the staffs are exceptional. The food , both veg and non veg, are tasty and homely. Our point of contact was, Mr. Sudharshan, who is honest, helpful and considerate. Special mention, Nikita, she is very amiable, always on her toes helping guests. I would strongly recommend a stay here. The homestay is bit away from the Darjeeling mall, Chawk bazar or the busy main road which makes the stay peaceful and pleasant. Extra: For those who are also looking for a polite, honest, punctual, jolly, responsible and skillful driver for sightseeing and pickup drop, you can contact Mr. Praveen (contact: 7001838430, hoping that the number wouldn't change anytime soon). A friend of mine recommended him, and we are truly pleased traveling with him from NJP to Darjeeling and back, also for the Darjeeling sightseeing.
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Room Tip: Ground floor deluxe double room is good for family of 4 (including aged people) with great view
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travelarunava wrote a review Jan 2020
Kolkata (Calcutta), India640 contributions121 helpful votes
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Location is unique at the top of Jalapahar. Kanchanjunga range and the whole of Darjeeling city can be seen from the sitting room windows and rooftop. We have got two rooms, 4 and 5, which are the best. But the hand fosset of the toilet of Room 4 was broken and water flooded the floor continuously. Still, I am giving five star for their matchless behaviour, attention and quality of home cooked food.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Sudip Kundu wrote a review Oct 2019
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Our visit was from 6th October to 10th October..The rooms were clean and the hospitality of the owner and his family members were excellent.The location of the homestay is brilliant and is away from the hustle and bustle of the people.The food was also excellent.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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srabani.sarkar1971@gmail.com wrote a review Oct 2019
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Our stay was from 6th to 10th of October. The magnificent view of the Kanchenjunga mesmerized us. The hospitality was excellent 🤗. The food was homelike. The rooms are kept clean. The owner was very friendly and always thinks about the needful done for his guests.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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PRICE RANGE
US$36 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IndiaWest BengalDarjeeling DistrictDarjeeling
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Darjeeling Heights Homestay
Which popular attractions are close to Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Nearby attractions include Japanese Peace Pagoda (0.9 km), Himalayan Tibet Museum (0.8 km), and Jhandi Dara Sunrise Point (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Conveniently located restaurants include Sonam's Kitchen, Kunga Restaurant, and Gatty's Cafe.
Does Darjeeling Heights Homestay have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Darjeeling Heights Homestay offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Darjeeling Heights Homestay located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.7 km away from the centre of Darjeeling.
Are pets allowed at Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Hindi.
Are there any historical sites close to Darjeeling Heights Homestay?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Tinchuley Village (11.7 km) and Rabindra Bhavan (12.7 km).