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The Shire Guest House

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Back in October I spent few days in gangtok at the shire guest house before and after my meditation course. The house is clean, beautiful, very good location over looking the mountain range at a walking distance from mg marg. It’s the only guest house...More

Thank Reine K
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The property and the owner Mr.Karma are very friendly and good to meet..very helpful in nature and so is his mother..we are very glad we chose shire..but..someone reviewed the location to be at 5min walk from mg marg..which is lie..for tourists its quite down..and climbing...More

Thank Vishal S
Response from KarmaTempa, Owner at The Shire Guest HouseResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for your review. Regarding the time it takes from M.G.marg to our property ,its within 5 mins by taxi and around 10-15 mins walking distance.There are some guests who prefer to walk and some take cabs from the taxi stand below our property....More

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Homely stay , large comfortable rooms , quite location , yet very close to market This is a homestay worth experiencing , it's a home stay with a hotel experience combined Walking distance to main city , very helpful owners , you stay in their...More

Thank nachiket21
Response from KarmaTempa, Owner at The Shire Guest HouseResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for your great review.We do hope to see and host you again soon in the future.Warm Regards.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

On my trip to Sikkim with my wife, I chose to stay at homestays rather than the usual hotels that dot the streets of Gangtok. The Shire is one such homestay that's tucked away under the slopes of Arithang Road- a quiet neighborhood that's just...More

Thank ritwiksen007
Response from KarmaTempa, Owner at The Shire Guest HouseResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you Mr Sen for your lovely review. We do try to personally look into the details when it comes to our guests.We understand that you are on a holiday to relax and even if we can make that holiday a little bit better in...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed in this lovely cosy bungalow for two nights. Our stay was quite comfortable. And the food was good. Karma and his mom helped us in every way, guiding us with sight seeing and generally making us feel at home. If you are looking...More

Thank Explorer_In_Spirit
Response from KarmaTempa, Owner at The Shire Guest HouseResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for your Great review.We hope to see you again in the future.Warm regards.

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Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Room Service
Airport Transportation
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Price range
US$ 32 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 32 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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