The Chrome Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Chrome Hotel Kolkata (Calcutta)
Nice hotel with spacious and comfortable room. I love the food, breakfast buffet and dinner at the hotel restaurant. Friendly staff. Recommended for Business Traveler.
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TripAdvisor Reviews The Chrome Hotel Kolkata (Calcutta)
Travel Blogs from Kolkata (Calcutta)
... to a Kurta (a long, flowing, collared shirt worn usually by Muslims) each, before having one last beer with Ric******* Paragon's roof terrace. Calcutta had really grown on me this time, threatening to become my favourite city in India. The dirt and the poverty is more striking here than in other Indian cities. But, the people are all happy, friendly and clearly proud of their city, a confusing but endearing mix of crumbling colonial architecture, manic markets and eccentric ...
The day Jody has been dreading is finally here.
Or Calcutta as the BBC still seem to insist on calling it!
Dreading it because it is rumoured to be the dirtiest city in India and the not so dirty ones are bad enough!
We arrive by train late morning and the station very much reminded us of our arrival in Mumbai by train 3 years ago. It felt all nostalgic.
First job was to find a taxi to our hotel. It was a bit ...
... they are born and sold to buyers. I won't even call them adopters. Parents going though the domestic adoption process legally are put on a three year waiting list. For the right price, parents can buy a newborn within a day under the table from businesses like this that are very common all around the country. Ok back to Puja. Puja was described to us as "normal" and fair skinned, but ugly. We walked in to see one of those: fair skinned. ...
... bad), uhadada .. .
Here in the city we saw a bit of the beach as we of course did not used as it was filled with Indian men and wild currents, as well as fishing-village close to. Thepeople were incredibly nice and did not mind that we took pictures and wandered around and came with tiger shrimp and conch shells and beads that they want to show us, and of course sell. As usual we got some attention. We got incredible many offers to come and eat ...
... a comedy affair. We seemed to have chosen the only hotel restaurant in the world that doesn't actually expect to have any diners. They had an extensive menu, (none of which was available), so plumped for anything they did have, and waited 40 minutes for our drinks to arrive. Given that we had a flight to catch, it was all becoming a tadge high-stress as we were unconvinced whether any food was going to be forthcoming at all! To be fair, once it did arrive, it ...