Bawa Walson

5A Sudder Street, Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal, 700016, India | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $60.00

Travel Blogs from Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kool Kalcutta, but it's hot!

A travel blog entry by brucetumba on Aug 25, 2013

3 comments, 5 photos

What a day! Anan turned up and we worked out the finances and got him sorted! He is the owner of Holy India Travels and is bloody good! we were picked up in the bus with a bloke called Anup he was excellent. Very proud of his city and told us everything about Calcutta, he took us into old Calcutta and a walk around and then into a fantastic old …

Happy Holi

A travel blog entry by shellyandmarts


... from London. In it we found out lots of interesting facts about the British in India and how it came to govern the country. We weren't allowed to take photo's in the building, even if looking out to the grounds so there are some of the outside parts in the album. (thinking back, we probably could have done for a small cost to the security guard because in India, 100Rupees really will get you everywhere and apparently 100 Rupees is the going rate if you need to pay ...

Hotel Ashreen, just off Sudder Road.

A travel blog entry by skeetstravel


... supper at Sidheshwari Ashram. Walk through an area we are not totally happy with. Trusting in Lonely Planet, we enter into quite a dingy grubby restaurant, but quite full with a mixture of Indians and Tourists. I get talked into fish, Sue sticks to vegetables. The fish turns up looks like a small perch, about the size that Ben would catch. Not much meat, but the gravy was divine. Slow walk ...

Soft fluffy pillows

A travel blog entry by simonchegwyn


... popped out on the red route highway and at the crossroads it was decision time. Rich really doesn't like riding at night in india (nor do i) but there were no hotels. The only accommodation available were some roadside cots at a dhaba so we discussed the options and decided to ride the 20 kms to Jaria. It was now as dark as a dark place in darksville but fortunately there were no unlit lorries, buses, cars, motorcycles, cyclists, pedestrians, ...

The Preparation

A travel blog entry by arnabbasu


Planning for this trip began last December, when I got an invitation from my long time friend from my school days - Atanu who had gone to Switzerland on an onsite deputation and I was engaged on an onsite management consultancy by my office from July to August 2013 in Switzerland. So, Switzerland, it was....Then slowly our planning started kicking off...with my wife Rilina finally arranging to submit her thesis....and free she was from the last few years of hard ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on 5A Sudder Street, Kolkata (Calcutta), is near Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), New Market, MP Birla Planetarium, and St. John's Church.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBawa Walson Kolkata (Calcutta)

    Reviewed by brucetumba

    Pretty good place lovely breakfast cold beer for the start

    Reviewed Aug 25, 2013
    by (3 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    STarted with a lovely cols Kingfisher beer but theyé not used to the Tumba crew and hd to run down the street to but some more beer! Sadly it wasn't cold but they put it on ice and it's going down well.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Bawa Walson Kolkata (Calcutta)

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good