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singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is good .. staff is good but big turn off is size of TV in big room .. can't imagine 21 inch TV on big wall.. turn me off .. rooms are big .. bed okay .. cleanliness okay .. bar is good Minibar is empty :( toiletries are bad .. need improvement

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We first want to apologize for any inconvenience we may have caused you. We take all issues very serious as well as our guest safety. Thanks for your kinds words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear, that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Hope you will come stay...

Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are many reasons why we would and should give this place a good rating. The property is old and that's a given. The wood maybe chippin off but given that it is outside the town near an industrial area and one can expect much worse Thats where this place will surpass expectations. Big comfortable rooms, place to work and...

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your kinds words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear, that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Rest ensured that we will take you comments for further encouragement within the team to ensure personal service and warm welcome for your next visit. All the best and see...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The hotel is a bit run down. The rooms are still quite decent with all the normal facilities that you would expect, but the garden, pool etc is not maintained at all. Food was ok. Good for a stay near the Industrial area for 1 or 2 nights.

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We first want to apologize for any inconvenience we may have caused you. We take all issues very serious as well as our guest safety. We apologize for service and maintenance problems. Hope you will come stay with us in the near future, and thanks to visit in The Competent Palace Selaqui Dehradun.

Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Competent Palace is great place to stay with your family or if you are on a business trip. The property offers delightful experience to its guests and provides very good amenities, delicious food, reasonably priced accomodation and an excellent staff to take care of you all the way during your stay. I want to especially thank Mr. Manoj Chaundiyal(...

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your stay at The Competent Palace!! It was a pleasure being your host in Selaqui Dehradun. We are extremely pleased to receive your kind words of appreciation and shall continue to strive to exceed expectations in the future. Looking forward to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 19 September 2016

The hotel rooms beautifully adorned and equipped with modern amenities like air conditioner. Great food menu Impressive views Guests thought the staff were professional and provided good service. The hotel also offers an excellent secretarial service with projector, internet access, microphones etc.

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your stay at The Competent Palace!! It was a pleasure being your host in Selaqui Dehradun. We are extremely pleased to receive your kind words of appreciation and shall continue to strive to exceed expectations in the future. Looking forward to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Stay here only if you want to stay close to Selaqui as there aren't too many options around this place ... Nothing much to write home about .. It's a decent property but needs proper management , maintenance, service etc... I would rather recommend that one stays in the far better options available in Dehradun and makes the 30 min...

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We first want to apologize for any inconvenience we may have caused you. We take all issues very serious as well as our guest safety. We apologize for service and maintenance problems. Hope you will come stay with us in the near future, and thanks to visit in The Competent Palace Selaqui Dehradun.

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I was on a school trip for two days and had a wonderful experience.The hotel is about 20 kms from Dehradun and its good to have your own conveyance.We booked room through Mr Manoj chaudiyal he is has perfect hospitality and is a one point contact for everything. The hotel is very good and neat and clean .Rooms are very...

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your stay at The Competent Palace!! It was a pleasure being your host in Selaqui Dehradun. We are extremely pleased to receive your kind words of appreciation and shall continue to strive to exceed expectations in the future. Looking forward to welcome you again soon.

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 12 August 2016

i was on a official trip for 2 days in dehradun. hotel is OK but faced few problems in the services like food and a/C. Since I was very tired so i did not want to change the room, reception staff seems busy to handle the situation but a gentleman mr. manoj chaundiyal was a great help for me and...

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We first want to apologize for any inconvenience we may have caused you. We take all issues very serious as well as our guest safety. We apologize for food and AC problems. Hope you will come stay with us in the near future, and thanks to visit in The Competent Palace Selaqui Dehradun.

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Decent place to stay, always had wonderful experience compare to its peers and I would say it be more pleasure if more options are given in breakfast. Over all stay I would rate it as 8/10. I appreciate the hospitality and guest convenience is taken care

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your recent stay at The Competent Palace!! It was a pleasure being your host in Selaqui Dehradun. We are extremely pleased to receive your kind words of appreciation and shall continue to strive to exceed expectations in the future. Looking forward to welcome you again soon.

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I was on a business trip for 3 days to Dehradun and had to choose to stay put at the Competent Palace as there was no other hotel in that category in the Selaqui area which is around 20 km from the city. Overall it was a good experience with the staff at the reception upgrading me to a suite...

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RajuJha2015, Front Office Manager at The Competent Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your recent stay at The Competent Palace!! It was a pleasure being your host in Selaqui Dehradun. We are extremely pleased to receive your kind words of appreciation and shall continue to strive to exceed expectations in the future. Looking forward to welcome you again soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Competent Palace

Address: Chakrata Road, | Selaqui Industrial Area, Dehradun 248197, India
Region: India > Uttarakhand > Dehradun District > Dehradun
Price Range: $81 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Competent Palace 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The Hotel rooms equipped with air conditioner, LCD television with channels, telephone, mini bar, iron, newspaper and an attached washroom.”
 of 5 bubbles pramodr129, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for a Suite if you can as it is quite pocket friendly”
 of 5 bubbles namitabl, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room no 219 has a lovely view and ambiance, I prefer to stay in this particular room.”
 of 5 bubbles JAGJITSINGH331, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“wonderful hotel for buissness and family trip”
 of 5 bubbles aashisht2014, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe room”
 of 5 bubbles sammehta2013, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
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