Dhotapu Guest House
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Business Services
TripAdvisor Reviews Dhotapu Guest House Gangtok
Travel Blogs from Gangtok
... but in fact we travelled 130km and it took 71/2hrs. Waterfalls cascade over the road and wash it away but they do nothing to redirect the water. Landslides are also a regular occurrence. As you drive along you see people sitting on a pile of rocks smashing them with a small hammer and bagging the smaller stones to be used as road gravel. The dust is also collected for cement. Our hotel is better than last night and we overlook the soccer field where it ...
Caught the night train from Kolkota to New Jalpaiguri at 10pm. Took 11 hours and cost 295 rupees (about #3.60) Actually manged to get some sleep and it arrived at a sensible time the next morning. Took a shared jeep from the train station up to Darjeeling for 150 rupees and it took 3 hours. It's a long winding road up the mountain side on narrow roads but there are literally hundreds of these ...
... 8217;s accommodation and we had a gorgeous dinner cooked for us again. Somehow in the hour or so that the guides disappeared they had managed to get drunk beyond comprehension, and while hearing them attempt to outline the plan for tomorrow was great fun, having them demand we watch them singing while we were trying to eat went a bit far! We left them to it, but with the kitchen right beside our room, were still subjected to the singing anyway!
Top terrace is the original bungalow , next terrrace down is where we have breakfast under the pomello tree, next terrace down is the new bungalow- 4 suites in each bungalow.Najma the hostess visits you at breakfast to check your plans for the day. Tea tour for us today then a walking tour of the village just below us.
The estate employs almost 1000 workers altogether including those in the ...
... I am amazed, my vision is filled with snow capped mountains, and there is a pink glow as the sun sees them before it reaches the rest of the world. It is the most stunning sight I think I ever seen and possibly what makes it more amazing is that we have been here for 2 days without realizing the mountains were there. I awake Pat and listen to her gasp as her eyes capture the beauty of the god’s home. The next morning we are ...