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Jamshedpur, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recently, I have visited Hotel Samilton with my family. Rooms are quite big. Service staff are o.k. Excellent location, for transportation and other amenities. Tariff are reasonable. We are overall satisfied with this hotel and will visit next time

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I visited this hotel in the month of December. Staff is very cordial and supportive. Rooms are little cramped. Overall hygiene level is not up to the mark. I have witnessed some marks on the bedsheets though i checked in very late so I could not raise this issue with Hotel guys, but in my opinion this should be inspected...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The rooms are too small n cramped space to stay. Finish your work all day, hv dinner & come back to sleep than its a food hotel. Complimentary breakfast is nice & the hotel is located in a good locality with lot of eating options around.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Samilton offers a good location in South Calcutta with good connectivity to all parts of Calcutta. The staff is friendly. Rooms are a bit small but adequate for a family. Food is good & reasonably priced. Rooms & washrooms are clean.

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Rishika29, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the near future. Best regards, Management & Staff The Samilton

Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Small cramped rooms. There was some cleanliness issue but the staff sorted it out. Service can be termed satisfactory but not good. Break-fast was pathetic. The lesser said about it the better. There are lot of options for food in the vicinity.

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Rishika29, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for staying with us and for taking the time to post a review about our hotel. I am very sorry that we disappointed you. Best regards, Management & Staff The Samilton

Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The hotel is on the main street and is quite noisy although Kolkata is a noisy city. From the airport to the hotel is 350 -400Rs by registered taxi and takes about 1 hour. The staff are friendly but communication is limited. The rooms are serviced daily with adequate amenities although a hot water is not provided. Some service shops...

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Rishika29, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your review and we are glad you liked our location. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Management & Staff The Samilton

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The Samilton is an average quality hotel in Kolkata. During my stay, the hotel was under renovation. It is advised to ask for renovated room to check in. If not asked, you may end up in bad rooms. The service was good, front end staff were courteous. The food was very tasty. The famous Punjabi Dhaba is just besides the...

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Rishika-owner, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Best regards, Management & Staff The Samilton

Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Room comfortable and clean, with good AC / TV etc. Breakfast service was promised from 07.30 - but on all three nights of our stay failed to be ready in time. Bar is very overpriced (350 IR for a beer) OK - but you could do better for the price (especially as the breakfast which is included does not arrive...

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Rishika-owner, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your review and we hope to see you again. Best regards, Management & Staff The Samilton

Ghaziabad
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Stayed here for 01 night in Jan'2016. The hotel is on a bust street and adjoins 2-3 other hotel. Looked like an old property. Rooms are small , though clean. Breakfast was basic. Not worth the money paid!!

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Rishika-owner, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest,  Thanks so much for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are constantly trying to improve our facilities and amenities Look forward to welcoming you again at The Samilton.  Best regards,  Management & Staff The Samilton

Madurai, India
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Location of the hotel is good. Very near to Jaihind Dhaba.Lot of small eateries nearby. Room is spacious, neat , clean without smoke smell. Bed is slightly hard. Good lightings. Friendly staffs The room is not yet ready for use. No lock for bathroom door. Lock of room entrance door not worked with the card key.No exhaust in bathroom Breakfast...

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Rishika-owner, Owner at The Samilton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for choosing our hotel as your accommodation choice during your recent visit to Kolkata. We are most concerned with the satisfaction of our guests and your feedback is of great value to us. All of us would like to offer our sincere thanks for your delightful review. We hope you will give...

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located in Kolkata, The Samilton Hotel is 4 km from Victoria Memorial, 11 km from Howrah Station and 25 km from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport. It offers 4 dining options and a computer area. Free Wi-Fi and parking are provided. Complimentary Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs are offered for your entertainment. Rooms come with elegant earth colour tones and warm lighting. Each well-appointed unit has a mini-bar, personal safe and private bathroom. Some bathrooms have a bathtub while others have a shower. Guests are served a complimentary breakfast. Additional amenities include multi-lingual staff, laundry facilities and complimentary newspapers. Pepper Chino restaurant serves a spread of local and international dishes, while London Street Cafe is a hookah bar. Guests can also dine at the open-air Sky High restaurant or enjoy drinks at The Basement discotheque. And now enjoy different flavors of gelato at our Mama Mia kiosk. Service staff of The Samilton can assist with currency exchange and car rental services. Ticketing and day trip arrangements can be made at the tour desk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Samilton

Address: 35 A Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 20, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range: £32 - £53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Samilton 2*
Number of rooms: 34
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“Rooms on the back are quieter”
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