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Alka The Lake Side Hotel
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Reviewed 21 July 2014

Location is really great. The property is on the mall road, rooms are small and service is bit slow. Domino's is next door.You can't book this property thru any travel portal. Its a kind of best option for <Rs 5500 budget.

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 24 June 2014

We went to the hotel restaurant for lunch and didn't find good service, food only soup,dal,rice and roti were tasteless and so dry that you could find better taste at a roadside Dhaba. You can give the restaurant a miss for sure..

Stayed: June 2014, travelled with family
3  Thank you-me2011
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Reviewed 23 June 2014

Great views of the lake, but unfortunately in the peak season the incessant honking of cabs on the mall road ruins the experience. The booking is done directly with the hotel, and the staff is very helpful - I booked in advance and got a good room. The rooms are cozy, but aren't well lit. Also, it was a warm summer, and the small wall fan didn't really help - just one electrical outlet seemed inadequate (we took turns charging our mobiles). The in-season rates are on the higher side. People accustomed to the kind of professional service business hotels provide may find it lacking here. But given one would be out for most of the time, and the fact that its at a great location on the mall road, with the lake right in front, makes up for some of it.

Room Tip: Ask for rooms on the higher floors - you get a decent view of the lake. Off season would be more peaceful (and cheaper :))
  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

i stayed in this hotel in March i.e Off season period...
1.Hotel is jst opposite the Nanilake..with such a beauitful view of Lake..
2. On Main Road...near to Mkt. bt parking of car is Problem..u ve to park in Public Parking which is 1.5 kms away..n nt safe too..
3.Rooms are good ...we took Family suite @7500/- per night ( 2 bedroom with sitting area) ..room ws very spacious n good view and also terrace wher anyone cn siy in evening n enjoy view.
##Problems....
1. Pathetic Room service.
2. Rude behaviour of Management...though owner itself present there alwys..
3. Over Priced for every service..Room + Hotel Food.+ Laundry service...room service..
4. If u go for deluxe or other catagory rooms u have to run through Stairs....huge stairs...plz take care of this...

Stayed: March 2014, travelled with family
5  Thank Ashishdel78
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Reviewed 19 June 2014 via mobile

The most amazing hotel in Nainital. Be whatever angle rooms, food, service, everything is superb. If u want a royal treatment that's the place to stay. The only hotel in Nainital which will even serve you food at the middle of the night.

Stayed: July 2013, travelled as a couple
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