We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Chinar Lodge Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in McLeod Ganj
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Chinar Lodge Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 22: English reviews
1 review
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The worst hotel ever in Mcleodganj...better to sleep on the road than to get Chinar Lodge. Worst hospitality. Shameless staff. It's basically a disappointment in the name of a hotel. If I were to rate it on a scale of 0-10 , I would rate it a -10 (minus ten). Tourists, personal advice. Please consider sleeping in your cars, eating... More 

Helpful?
Thank Abhimaniue G
Level Contributor
18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We are very frequent travellers to Mcleodganj. And we always stay at the Chinar Lodge. And have been doing it for ages. The Best location in the hill station. Away from the Market yet very close to it as well. The staff is simple and friendly. Rooms & toilets are spacious & clean. Luxury of a lawn & car parking... More 

Helpful?
Thank Harivansh L
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I stayed here in summer vacations with my family. The location is very peaceful. It is just in front of the hptdc hotel "the bhagsu". The rooms and the hotel is very spacious and clean. I loved the place as it is just at a walking distance from the market. You can go for a run towards bhagsu or the... More 

Helpful?
Thank akshat111
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I booked for 3 nights but was out within a day. Room was spacious but no tea/coffee making facility. No toiletries and hardly any hot water although there was a geezer and the shower is not powerful as the water is dribbling. For the amount that I was charged there was no breakfast and I had to move out next... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bharat P
Jammu and Kashmir, India
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Couldn't get the accomodation anywhere else in town as it was packed everywhere. Got it in this lodge also after there was a cancellation call while we were inquiring about the availability of the rooms at their front desk. Lucky....... I guess...... Rooms are huge with huge bathrooms. Both very average though. LOCATION is what keeps this place going. Service... More 

Helpful?
Thank vikramsharmajammu1
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful time at this place. It was a home away from home ! Excellently looked after by the staff - Mr. Premchand, Kamal and Anil. This a small lodge little away from the market but not so far! Definitely recommend it for families. Our daughter fell ill and they looked after us so well. Meals are prepared fresh.... More 

Helpful?
Thank rchachad
Ahmedabad
Level Contributor
87 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This place is really nice...we stayed here as its a very convenient location to the main sights of McLeod Ganj. Nice food also available around this place. The staff exuberates warmth and you feel so much at home! Worth it!!!!

Helpful?
1 Thank greattravellerindia
Mumbai
Level Contributor
16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

This lodge is very close to the main market. It's a very cosy homely place to stay in. Do not expect hotel treatment here. The staff is friendly and quick in fulfilling your needs. You have to pre order meals since they prepare on order only. Food is very nice and homely. Take your own toiletries. They do not provide... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Nmodi
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The hotel is very close to the main square of Mcleodganj but far enough to give to peace and quiet. It has a small lawn in the front where you can sit and just feel at peace with a little view of the mountains(best part, loved it). We took the family suite with the view of this lawn.It had two... More 

Helpful?
Thank pallavi_mystique
amritsar
Level Contributor
17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2015

this is a small hotel,its main attraction is just 100 plus meters from the main places of Mcleodganj. good,sincere staff,nice clean and simple rooms,and a small lawn adds to the charm of the place. good for families with children,as adults can relax sitting in the lawn and kids can do down and enjoy the town.

Helpful?
Thank golferkhanna

16 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (11)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these McLeod Ganj hotels
0.8 km away
Bella Heights
Bella Heights
#16 of 21 in McLeod Ganj
159 reviews
0.6 km away
Pink House Hotel & Spa
Pink House Hotel & Spa
#2 of 21 in McLeod Ganj
631 reviews
3.7 km away
Fortune Park Moksha
Fortune Park Moksha
#1 of 21 in McLeod Ganj
295 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.6 km away
Pawan Guest House
Pawan Guest House
#7 of 21 in McLeod Ganj
143 reviews
1.0 km away
Annex Hotel
Annex Hotel
#5 of 21 in McLeod Ganj
326 reviews
0.7 km away
Spring Valley Resort
Spring Valley Resort
#10 of 21 in McLeod Ganj
161 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
Things to do
  • Restaurant

Additional Information about Chinar Lodge Hotel

Address: Opp Hotel Bhagsu HPTDC, Kangra District, Dharamsala 176219, India
Region: India > Himachal Pradesh > Kangra District > Dharamsala > McLeod Ganj
Price Range: $54 - $3,639 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Chinar Lodge Hotel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Chinar Lodge Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The room on the top right corner is best. They have shown the same room in the pictures.”
 of 5 bubbles akshat111, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the front/ Parking”
 of 5 bubbles vikramsharmajammu1, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Garden view”
 of 5 bubbles 830dishap, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Choose the garden view room”
 of 5 bubbles mayukhr2014, 4 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Choose a garden facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles PritiTurakhia, 27 Jun 2013 | Read review
5 of 5