Built in 1887 By The Maharaja Of Cooch Behar - Check Into The Vintage Beauty Called The Elgin
How about staying at a hotel that’s situated in the heart of Darjeeling and is 6,000 feet up in the Himalayas?! A place where you’re welcomed with a glass of sparkling cherry liquor and a silken Khada (scarf) draped around your neck. If this sounds like THE place for you, check into The Elgin right away!
A luxury heritage hotel which was once the summer residence of the Maharaja of Cooch Behar, the locals consider the place a celebration of the elegance and grace of the colonial era in Darjeeling.
Refurbished in the recent years, this ancient beauty attracts visitors from across the globe.
The 25 luxury rooms of this mansion are seeped in nostalgia with stories to be heard from a bygone era of the elite, to days of mellow sunshine at the park or cheerful evenings at the Timber Bar.
With a glowing fireplace and hot water bags in your bed, you will find all the amenities of comfort and luxury!
So head on over and spend time soaking in the quaint vintage interiors and gazing away at the gallant Himalayas while sipping the best tea you’ve ever had!
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