About hotels in Gangtok
What makes a Hotel Stay in Gangtok Unique
Well-appointed rooms and villas offering majestic views of the towering snow-clad Mt. Kanchenjunga, the third highest in the world, the unbeatable ambiance of a heritage hotel which was once the Sikkimese royals’ residence, stunning vistas of plunging green valleys, luxury resorts with in-house casinos, hotels in Gangtok
have been a traveller’s little heavenly abode since long. Sandwiched between the naturally endowed nations of Nepal and Bhutan, Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim attracts travellers in huge numbers for its jaw-dropping views of the hilly ridges and gigantic mountain walls partly covered in mist. One of the high points of Gangtok hotels
have been their access to the natural beauty of this Himalayan city and that has been the main draw for visitors. It is also home to some of the most luxurious casino resorts in the country, since casinos became legit in 2005, under the Sikkim Regulation of Gambling (Amendment). The beautiful Himalayan wilderness coupled with its wild rhododendron covered hills make it a heaven for honeymooners, couples and families while the off-beat trekking trails in the rugged terrain attracts hordes of adventure lovers and solo travellers, so your Gangtok hotel booking online
is just a step towards this beautiful journey to an alluring yet boisterous city.
Why make your Gangtok Hotel Booking with Yatra.com
The elegant royalty of The Elgin Nor-Khill, Denzong Regency, the luxury casino resort, the honeymooner’s paradise MAYFAIR Spa Resort & Casino Gangtok
, the historical journey of Netuk House or tranquil luxury private suites of Sikkim Villa Tosca, no one covers the length and breadth of Gangtok better than Yatra. Whether it be honeymooners, couples, families or solo travellers, and irrespective of their budgets, Yatra’s range of accommodation options starting from luxurious 5-stars to budget hotels is unparallel. A city teeming with alluring trails of spellbinding scenery, ancient Nyingmapa sect monasteries, the snow-capped Mt. Kanchenjunga and of course, its casinos, Gangtok has a huge footfall of tourists, so finding the right accommodation is paramount. When you start your Gangtok hotel booking online
on Yatra, be sure to check out the ‘LANDMARKS’ filter to zero in your preferred locality and check the hotels with the Clean Pass tag. The Clean Pass tag is a promise of adherence to WHO’s safety regulations and hygiene standards that include sterilising the rooms with hospital-grade sterilisers and the hotel’s staff wearing masks at all times while maintaining a strict protocol of social distancing, plus thermal scanning of all guests during check-in. While at time keep an eye out for the Yatra Smart Choice tag, that promises the guests a range of eleven amenities including Money Back Guarantee, Free Cancellation, Priority Helpline, 24X7 Room Service, etc. For couples along with a smooth check-in and hassle-free stay there is the discount coupon code TOGETHER which entitles them to a discount of up to 40%.
Gangtok Hotel Deals and Offers
Your Gangtok hotel booking
online entitles you a host of attractive offers and deals ranging from special festive discounts which are running on the website, to making a booking using selected credit cards, long weekend stays and the special couple-friendly hotel deals. The coupon code HNY2021
entitles you to a discount of up to 40% on selected domestic hotels with the added option to use 10% eCash from the Yatra account. Be sure to keep an eye out for the Gangtok hotel deals and offers
when you are planning your vacation to this serene and beautiful city which is partly shrouded in mist at times. Using Standard Chartered credit card, travellers can get a Flat 25% discount on hotel bookings, while the coupon code YTFESTIVE entitles travellers to an instant discount of up to 40%, of course there is the added advantage to earn eCash which could be redeemed for future travels. For couples, there is the coupon code TOGETHER, where along with the benefit of staying at a couple-friendly domestic hotel, they can get up to 40% off on selected hotels.
Experiential Heritage Hotel Stays in Gangtok
Being an independent Buddhist kingdom before 1975, Sikkim’s tryst with Buddhist history dates to the 13th century and Gangtok has played an important part in it. Despite its recent urbanisation, Gangtok has been a haven for historical structures such as the Chogyal Palace, the residence of the royal family, the Netuk House and the Denzong Regency, a 100-year-old structure.
The Elgin Nor-Khill, Gangtok
: Constructed in the 1934 by the Chogyal of Sikkim, the Nor-Khill has been turned into the luxury heritage hotel, The Elgin Nor-Khill. Restored to its earlier elegance and grandeur to the reflect the Sikkimese royalty, The Elgin Nor-Khill with lithographs of Daniell, original furniture of aged Burma teak, etchings of G.Douglas, has the distinction of playing host to some distinguished personalities like His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Dominique Lapierre, Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand, Mark Tully, US Ambassador, Richard Gere, Shirley MacLean and Michael Douglas to name a few. This hotel has the Clean Pass tag, which means that it adheres to WHO’s highest hygiene standards and the Smart Choice tag, a promise to provide the eight basic amenities. A perfect abode for travellers who wish to spend quality time with their loved one, this hotel is also couple-friendly.
The in-house spa offers a range of treatments from holistic Ayurvedic to Aromatherapy therapies as well as Swedish and deep tissue massages to soothe the senses and rejuvenate the body. Dining at The Elgin Nor-Khill in line with the hospitality traditions of the Chogyals, with its restaurants serving the most delicious local, other Indian or international cuisines. Whether its breakfast, lunch or dinner, The Shangri-La Dining Room maintains the tradition of serving the finest of European and Asian cuisines, while the Dragon Bar’s traditional Sikkimese interiors and drinks will refresh you after a day of trekking and sightseeing. You can enjoy the stunning views of the mountains from The Gazebo at the garden or sit by the roaring fire and the cosy ambience at the Tea Lounge and Oak Bar while sipping your favourite tea. The hotel is about 117 kilometres from New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and 128 kilometres from Bagdogra Airport. The Namgyal Institute of Tibetology and the Royal Palace are 8 kilometres away, Gangtok Ropeway is 7 kilometres, Enchey Monastery is 12 kilometres while Rumtek Monastery is at 22 kilometres.
Netuk House Gangtok
: Built for Gellong Netuk Lama, an executive counsellor to the then Chogyal, in the late 1950s, the Netuk House first served as a resting place and a transit point for the silk traders on the famous Silk Route Trade. This hotel has the Clean Pass tag, a confirmation that it adheres to WHO’s highest hygiene standards of sterilising the rooms with hospital-grade sterilisers, hotel’s staff donning masks, plus thermal scanning during check-in. Also being a couple-friendly hotel, travellers can have a fantastic stay with their loved one. The Bagdogra Airport is 126 kilometres, Siliguri Junction is 114 kilometres, and the city centre is 5 kilometres away from Netuk House.
With 25 years of mastering the Himalayan cuisines by their in-house chef Chumden Namgyal, Netuk House takes pride in serving the very best of local food including Stinging Nettle, Yak and her special momos. Cowgher lounge is the perfect place for a hot cup of Temi tea or the local millet beer, Chaang while after a tiring day, Deutsi bar is the place to be with its offering of international and local beverages.
WelcomHeritage Denzong Regency
: A century-old wooded heritage property spread across 10-acres of sprawling family-owned land, WelcomHeritage Denzong Regency a beautiful melting pot of local tradition and new-age hospitality. While maintaining the tradition of heritage hospitality, WelcomHeritage Denzong Regency is also one of the best casino hotels in Gangtok, with private balconies in each of the rooms offering magnificent views of the mist covered valley and Mt. Kanchunjunga. Located quite centrally, the Sikkim handicraft area is 250 metres, Enchey Monastery is 500 metres, the Bagdogra Airport is 78 kilometres away and New Jalpaiguri Railway Station is 119 kilometres away. This hotel adheres to WHO’s highest hygiene standards as confirmed by Yatra’s Clean Pass tag.
This hotel is serviced by their main restaurant, Mayal, the lounge bar Ara, the casino restaurant and their open deck cafe. Mayal is the multi-cuisine restaurant which serves mouth-watering local, Indian as well as international cuisines, the lounge bar Ara offers a fantastic selection of beverages and spirits while the Open Deck café is the perfect place for some hot beverages with majestic vistas in the background.
Couple Friendly Hotels in Gangtok
Panoramic views of the majestic Mt Kanchenjunga, breathtaking natural beauty, glacial lakes, some of the best trekking trails for adventure enthusiasts, and beautiful cosy cafes, Gangtok is a heaven for couples. Blessed with some of the most amazing natural vistas, it is billed as one of India’s most beautiful hill stations and there are a range of Couple Friendly hotels in Gangtok
which will appeal to tourists of all budgets, who wish to spend some quality time with their loved ones. The staff at these hotels are cordial and will ensure a smooth check-in process and will also accept the local IDs. Moreover, the couples and take advantage of the discount code TOGETHER on selected hotels, which will entitle them a discount of up to 40%. The Royal Oaks, Summit Namnang Courtyard & Spa
, Jain Group Hotel Royal Orchid & Spa and Summit Norling Resort & Spa are some fantastic 4-star couple-friendly Gangtok hotels located in proximity to the city centre, the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, MG Road and the Chogyal Palace. While the The Royal Oaks has the Clean Pass tag, the rest of the hotels have both the Clean Pass and Smart Choice tag.
The Summit Namnang Courtyard & Spa, Jain Group Hotel Royal Orchid & Spa and Summit Norling Resort & Spa have a modern in-house spa to ensure a rejuvenating time for the couples. Hotel Tashi Delek
, Greendale Residence and Hotel Suhim Portico are some great 3-star couple-friendly hotels in Gangtok with attractions like Enchey Monastery, Hanuman Tok, Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park within driving distance. Hotel Suhim Portico has both the Clean Pass and Smart Choice tag, while the rest of the hotels only have the Clean Pass tag. All these hotels are spread across the city centre and have great connectivity to most of the major attractions.
Hotels Near Popular Landmarks of Gangtok
Gangtok is blessed with impressive natural beauty, stunning views of the Himalayas, Buddhist heritage and serene monasteries. MG Marg is the heart of this beautiful hill town and this stretch of one kilometre is completely reserved for pedestrian while also being smoking free. A must for travellers with its carnival like atmosphere, it is lined up with shops selling souvenirs, roadside cafes and restaurants packed with fellow travellers sharing post-trek stories. Those who thrive on history and the local culture, the Buddhist heritage sites like the Rumtek Monastery, Enchey Monastery and Namgyal Institute of Tibetology are the place to be, while the Gangtok Ropeway, the Tsomgo Lake, the Himalayan Zoological Park, the Ganesh Tok, Tashi viewpoint are the other must visit attractions.
Starting from the 4-star Hotel New Orchid & Spa
, Denzong Shangrila Hotel & Spa, Daizzo Royal Oaks, Tara palace to the 3-star Jewel of the East Residency & Spa, Jewel Of The East, there is a fantastic range of hotels near popular landmarks of Gangtok
which are spread across all star categories and locations. All these hotels come under the Clean Pass umbrella so a strict adherence to WHO’s safety regulations and hygiene standards and are located very close to MG Marg. All these hotels are also couple-friendly hotel and it ensures that the hotel staff are cordial, during the smooth check-in process and that the couples have a hassle-free stay. Moreover, Tara palace, Jewel of the East Residency & Spa and Jewel Of The East are covered by the Smart Choice tag a guarantee of the eleven assured amenities.
5 Star Hotels in Gangtok
Experience luxurious hospitality, fantastic in-house spas for a rejuvenating experience for both the body and mind, state of the art fitness centres, lavish dining areas and well-appointed rooms, suites and villas offering glorious views of Mt Kanchenjunga and rhododendron carpeted valleys. The two prominent 5-star hotels in Gangtok
are Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino and The Elgin Nor-Khill.
Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino
: Regarded as one of the most luxurious casino resorts in the country, Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino is famed for its unmatched opulence, luxurious accommodation, world class amenities and of course the exciting casino games. Preferred by honeymooners and couples because of its tranquil ambiance, it is also perfect for families and solo travellers alike. Being a couple-friendly hotel, it ensures that the couples are ensured a hassle-free check in and the Clean Pass tag also promises that it will adhere to all of WHO’s safety regulations. Equipped with a swimming pool and state of the art health club, Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino also has an award-winning spa to pamper you with their holistic therapies to rejuvenate the body and mind.
Blessed with some of the best restaurants in Gangtok, Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino promises to take the guests on a wonderful gastronomical journey. Orchid is the multi-cuisine restaurant which serves Indian, Pan Asian & international cuisines. It also has a specialised Macrobiotic Spa Cuisine, for those who have a special request using the freshest organic produce that are low on fat and calories for a very healthy diet. For those who are looking to taste Sikkimese delicacies, the Jungle Café serves the best of local cuisine. Have your freshly brewed Darjeeling tea with the picturesque hills and the famed Rumtek Monastery in the backdrop at Rumtek Lounge or hit the Tongba Bar for the local “Tongba” drink, their signature cocktails and beverages. While Rumtek Monastery and Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden 12 kilometres, MG Marg is 16 kilometres, Tashi View Point is 19 kilometres and Hanuman Tok is 22 kilometres away. The Bagdogra Airport is 110 kilometres while New Jalpaiguri Junction is nearly 149 kilometres away.
: Blessed with acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, splendid views of the mountains and the breathtaking valleys, The Elgin Nor-Khill has been the heavenly vacation abode for all, from the heads of states, royal guests to common travellers. Built in the 1930s by the then Chogya, it was brought under the umbrella of the Elgin Hotels and Resorts in 1975 and turned into a luxury heritage hotel. Though the property has gone through refurbishment, elegant interiors has been restored to its original stately opulence and unmatched grandeur. The hotel adheres to WHO’s safety regulations and hygiene standards under the Clean Pass tag, while the Smart Choice tag ensures that the guests enjoy the promised eleven amenities.
From its offering of Ayurvedic treatments, holistic therapies and deep tissue massages, the in-house spa will rejuvenate the body and senses. The Shangri-La Dining Room, the Dragon Bar, The Gazebo at the garden and the Tea Lounge and Oak Bar will take the guests on an amazing culinary journey whether it is breakfast, lunch, dinner, the cup of hot piping tea or your evening sundowners. The hotel is about 117 kilometres from New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and 128 kilometres from Bagdogra Airport. The Namgyal Institute of Tibetology and the Royal Palace are 8 kilometres away, Gangtok Ropeway is 7 kilometres, Enchey Monastery is 12 kilometres while Rumtek Monastery is at 22 kilometres.
Budget Hotels in Gangtok
Serene Buddhist monasteries, fantastic viewpoints, quaint cafes and restaurants and wonderful range of budget accommodations. For travellers looking for a budget yet wanting the feel of a complete holiday, Gangtok has been the happy hunting ground owing to its stunning natural beauty and rugged trekking trails. Be it backpackers, solo travellers and couples on budget, Gangtok has something for everyone. Some of the best options for budget hotels in Gangtok are 4-star Yangthang Heritage Hotel
, Hotel New Orchid & Spa to 3-star Jain Group Hotel Royal Residency, Juniper Tree Hotel, Hotel Dew Pond, Kun-Dau Residency, Hotel Ninamma, Hotel Sonam Delek, Cygnett Inn La Maison. For travellers who are looking for accommodation within the range of INR 2000, 4-star Yangthang Heritage and Cygnett Inn La Maison are fantastic options. Both hotels are couple-friendly and have the Clean Pass tag meaning adherence to WHO’s safety regulations, while Yangthang Heritage also has the Smart Choice tag. M.G Marg, Baker's Cafe and Orchidarium is just 300 metres from the Yangthang Heritage while Monastery 3 kilometres and Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park is 7 kilometres away.
Hotel Sonam Delek Gangtok
is under INR 2000, couple-friendly, has the Clean Pass and Smart Choice tag. While Enchey Monastery is 2 kilometres, Hanuman Tok 8 kilometres and Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park is 5 kilometres away. Jain Group Hotel Royal Residency, Kun-Dau Residency and Hotel New Orchid & Spa are within the budget of INR 1500. While the former two hotels are couple-friendly, have the Clean Pass and Smart Choice tag, Hotel New Orchid & Spa is couple-friendly and has the Clean Pass. Jain Group Hotel Royal Residency is right next the MG Marg, while Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park, Banjhakri Falls and Hanuman Tok is within close proximity of the latter two hotels. Juniper Tree Hotel, Hotel Dew Pond and Hotel Ninamma are all within INR 1000 are couple-friendly hotel who have both the Clean Pass and Smart Choice tag. While the former two hotels are conveniently located near the MG Marg, Hotel Ninamma is close to Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park, Banjhakri Falls and Hanuman Tok.