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13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is just half of the hill, behind High Court. A very cool and quiet area. Food at hotel restaurant is superb. Veg and Non Veg served. Breakfast is multi choices with that of EU hotels type.All these is controlled by Mr. Zafar-incharge hospitality.Room service is quick.Room Heaters r provided. At night the firewood is provided in the garden... More 

Thank rajmp007
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 kitchen and 1 living cum dinning room with 1 balcony in a cottage. 1 bedroom has a single door window and other has none. So those are too much suffocating. At night if you are lucky, you can see rats in your bedrooms too and you can see flies, cockroaches in your bathrooms... More 

Thank Arpita C
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I decided on heading to the hills and Nainital sounded like a good decision to celebrate her b'day weekend. I had been in touch with Ayush and he assured me of a wonderful stay. Our train arrived from Delhi at Katkodham at 6:20am and we reached the cottage by 7am. Usually in hotels, check-in timings are strictly... More 

Thank Aman B
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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited nainital with a group of friends in september and stayed at swiss cottage. Beautifully located, the hotel offers exemplary service and hospitality and has tastefully done interiors and exteriors The entire swiss cottage team is wonderful and spared no effort to ensure that we were well looked after. The place is located very close to the high court... More 

Thank Abhay M
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52 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of my favorite place to stay in nainital. Very well maintained ,homely touch is there, fits in your pocket Well connected to the main market Party sceans are really good at the hotel in the open verandha

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New Delhi, India
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19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited in Nov 16 with my family for three nights. Had booked two normal rooms but we were upgraded to twin bedroom family suite which was nicely decorated. It had a kitchen, dinner table and sofa in sitting area. The rooms were clean and spacious but had old tube TV but with TATA Sky HD connections. The linens and towels... More 

Thank ranjanjain
Gurgaon, India
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Subsequent to viewing the reviews alla cross we decided to venture into this hotel for our family vacation this time. As such, we checked in on Nov 1 for 2 nights with 8 adults. This was well far off from the mall road and was seemingly a bit of a challenge to find. That's is when the trauma starts. We... More 

Thank rprasanna1982
Vadodara, India
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Visited this beautiful place on 3rd of Oct'16 for 3 nights with my family and trust me it was the best decison of my life to book Swiss Cottage. We had the best moments of our life in this beautiful place with wonderful ambience, neat & clean rooms, Perfect hospitality from the entire staff and to top it all the... More 

Thank Rajesh J
Kolkata, India
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

stayed here with friends for three nights...wonderful place with great food.special mention for the owners' involvement in making their guests feel comfortable.The open courtyard was a treat and the bonfires made the evening special where all guests could join in .

Thank sushmatrehan
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Pros - - Luxury in rustic style ie descent rooms in old british building. - Gr8 staff - friendly and attentive. The owners are very friendly and pay personal attention to residents. - Bonfire every day. - Excellent in house food, however give preparation time of 1 to 1 1/2 hours. - Breakfast included in package. - Good location -... More 

Thank Dushyant H

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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Lake city - Naintal, Hotel Swiss Cottage was built in 1935 by the British and run as a Hotel by a Swiss gentleman, Mr. Sakley. This is how it gets its name "Swiss Cottage". Restored and renovated in 2013, Swiss Cottage offers a comfortable stay for work or relaxation. The cottage rooms offer refined luxury with a complement of warmth, efficient services along with modern amenities and large well equipped rooms & bathrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swiss Cottage

Address: Mallital | Near High Court, Nainital 263001, India
Region: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital District > Nainital
Price Range: ₹ 2,879 - ₹ 8,842 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We stayed in 302, 2-11 to 6-11-2016 south west corner one.”
  • Buffet Tables area for breakfast
  • room window west open
  • side view from room/garden
  • back side hotel view from garden
 of 5 bubbles rajmp007, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book for Suite only”
 of 5 bubbles ranjanjain, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good. more imp is to sit out in open with the beautiful hills surrounding you and the lovely staff ppl interacting with you”
 of 5 bubbles RajeshJ619, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“good rooms, great accessibility, Quiet environment”
 of 5 bubbles Devabrataray, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are on same location but better to take room on first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles mddhawan007, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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