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Fairlawn Hotel

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  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 28 December 2012

I was due to stay in another hotel in Calcutta but was let down by them and so found Fairlawn by chance and, luckily, they had a room. The reviews here give an excellent flavour of the hotel. Quirky, odd, charming, old-school, traditionalist - it's...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2012

Stayed for 3 nights and after the initial shock of Kolkata we found this a very clean and safe place to stay. We had arranged with the hotel for a car to pick us up from the airport which i think is a must. We...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2012

A review of the Fairlawn Hotel is difficult. Everyone in the Kolcuta travel industry knows it. Housed in an almost 200 year old building, it's walls are covered with family photos, pictures of the British Royal family and other family mementos. I last stayed here...More

Thank BMessersmith
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Like a home in the middle of Kolkata the Fairlawn is an old Armenian filter home which has been a hotel since the 1930's. it's well maintained, colonial style with family history throughout. A quiet location with garden right in Center of town near New...More

1  Thank SF-TKS
Reviewed 27 November 2012

We stayed in this hotel for two nights in November, 2012. Very unique, museum-like eccentric atmosphere. Obviously a lifetime of love and care has gone into creating this place. Our room was quite comfortable and clean, and we had everything we needed. It was charming...More

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#12 Best Value Hotel in Kolkata
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US$ 52 - US$ 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#12 Best Value Hotel in Kolkata
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18 March 2017|
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Response from Philip W | Reviewed this property |
We got a reservation two weeks before we arrived by emailing the hotel directly. You can find the email address on their web site. They didn't even take a deposit. Perhaps the hotel prefers not to deal with the big... More
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ZZZJILL
24 October 2014|
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Response from Deb W | Reviewed this property |
I think I stayed in Room 5 - it's at the back, off the upstairs living area. It's small, but big enough, and the bathroom is a good size. No balcony, but it has windows, and if you roll up the blinds it's even lighter. It's... More
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