5 Touted-To-Be Haunted AF Hotels In India That'll Scare The Bejeezus Outta You
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For all those people, who are fascinated by paranormal activities and love to be spooked, we have something really exciting for y’all. There are tons of ghostly tales of haunted hotels in different parts of the country that have been famous and known for years and if you’re one of those badass people who love to live at such places then you HAVE to check out these 5 allegedly-haunted hotels in India and experience those spooky vibes!
1. Brijraj Bhawan Palace Hotel, Kota
This palace was built in the 19th century by the East India Company. Later in 1980, a part of this palace was converted into a hotel and now it’s believed that the ghost of Major Burton, an English official who was killed by the Indian sepoys in the mutiny of 1857, walks down the corridors (WOAH)! So, book a room here with your buddies right away and enjoy the spookiness!
Where | Brijraj Bhawan Palace - Civil Lines, Nayapura, Kota
Tariff | Rs 7,050 Onwards
Call Them For Reservations | +91 7442 450 529
Here’s Their Website | https://www.brijrajbhawanpalace.com/index.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/BrijrajBhawanPalace
2. Ferrnhills Royale Palace, Ooty
Picture Credits: Yashwanth Rao
Remember that Bollywood movie - RAAZ that horrified you so much that you probably didn’t sleep well for days? Well, this is where the movie was shot and it was said that during the filming of the movie, the cast & crew felt something unusual and ghostly at this place. So, if you’re one of the adventurous kinds, head here and let us know if you found something frightening or not!
Where | Ferrnhills Royale Palace - Ferrnhills Post Nilgiris, Ooty
Tariff | Rs 12,500 Onwards
Call Them | +91 423 244 3910
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/welcomheritagehotels
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.welcomheritagehotels.in
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://www.welcomheritagehotels.in/
3. Morgan House Tourist Lodge, Kalimpong
Picture Credits: Provashish Dutta
This British colonial mansion that has now been turned into a hotel, looks so hauntingly beautiful that we don’t mind living with the ghosts here! The place is covered with bushes and gives a rustic and British feel to this place. Coming to the story, guests at this lodge have reported that they could hear someone walking in heels and could feel some eerie presence here that has nothing to do with the other guests in the place!
Where | Morgan House Tourist Lodge - Chandraloke, Kalimpong
Tariff | Rs 3,000 Onwards
Call Them | +91 973 3008 776
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/pages/Morgan-House-Kalimpong/575092849175348
Browse Through Their Website | http://morgan-house-bengal-tourism
4. WelcomHotel The Savoy, Mussoorie
This famous, historic hotel in Mussoorie was opened by Cecil D. Lincoln, an Irish barrister, in 1902! Built in beautiful Gothic architectural style, The Savoy, is an amazing place to stay in the queen of hills if you want to experience some paranormal activities. The legend has it that Lady Garnet Orme was found dead here in 1910 and ever since then her ghost is present in the corridors of this place! So gather your friends and head here to feel her presence (or maybe not)!
Where | Hotel Savoy - Library Bazar, Gandhi Chowk, Mussoorie
Tariff | Rs 11,609 Onwards
Call Them | +91 1352 637 000
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/WelcomHotelTheSavoy/
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.itchotels.in/destinations
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://www.itchotels.in/reservations.html
5. Hotel Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai
This picturesque hotel in Mumbai has been one of the most famous spots in the city but did ya know the interesting (read- horrifying) story about this place that dates back to 1903? W.A Chambers, a French architect, came back from his trip and found that the hotel was made in the opposite direction as per planned and out of immense grief, he committed suicide. Since then, rumour has it, that his ghost walks around the Old Wing of this grand hotel. So the next time when you land up in Mumbai, book a room here and see if it’s actually a rumour or not!
Where | The Taj Mahal Palace - Apollo Bunder, Colaba, Mumbai
Tariff | Rs 26,000 Onwards
Call Them | +91 22 6665 3366
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/TajMahalMumbai/
Browse Through Their Website | https://taj.tajhotels.com/en-in/taj-mahal-palace-mumbai/
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://be.synxis.com/
So guys, book a room at one of these haunted hotels and have the fright, we mean time of your life!
P.S.- Tariffs as recorded on 25th October, 2019.