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    Fairlawn Hotel

    Sudder Street, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good44%
    • Average17%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “beer garden” (35 reviews)
    “mrs smith” (13 reviews)
    “sudder street” (33 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    161 - 165 of 288 reviews

    Reviewed 17 October 2012

    This hotel may have been great in its heyday but our recent visit was just terrible. Double sheet, ripped & frayed down the middle to make a single sheet, toilet that didn't work, dirty and obviously had not been cleaned for years in places in...More

    6  Thank Robin906
    Reviewed 14 October 2012

    What a unique place! A paradise of greenery and fairy lights, family momentos and showbiz photos, chintz, lace, potted palms and an endless flurry of activity. Its city central location is unparalleled and the small but hectic courtyard bar that you cross to get to...More

    5  Thank jamieravi
    Reviewed 13 October 2012

    Fairlawn is one of the few places left in the world retaining its eccentric charm as the larger than life owner, Mrs Violet Smith, 92, sits in the foyer and holds court with regular guests. It’s was my third stay in a decade and this...More

    5  Thank Michael F
    Reviewed 31 August 2012

    We arrived in Kolkata in the evening only to find that the hotel we had booked didn't exist. We went from cheap dive to cheap dive around Sudder St looking for anything so we could gather our thoughts after the chaos of having tout after...More

    4  Thank Rorybbellows
    Reviewed 21 June 2012

    An eccentric but delightful hotel. The staff were very attentive, and the owner, Mrs Violet Smith, is a charming hostess. The rooms are basic, but spacious and everything works...hot water, air conditioniong, even the wi-fi. the outside bar in the garden is a magnet for...More

    5  Thank franbarb
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    About
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Room Service
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$211 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • India >
    • West Bengal >
    • Kolkata District >
    • Kolkata (Calcutta)
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Fairlawn ,
    • Fairlawn Hotel India/Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal
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    Traveller (148)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (14)
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    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    KKenealy
    17 March 2017|
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    Response from Philip W | Reviewed this property |
    We got a reservation two weeks before we arrived by emailing the hotel directly. You can find the email address on their web site. They didn't even take a deposit. Perhaps the hotel prefers not to deal with the big... More
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    ZZZJILL
    24 October 2014|
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    Response from Deb W | Reviewed this property |
    I think I stayed in Room 5 - it's at the back, off the upstairs living area. It's small, but big enough, and the bathroom is a good size. No balcony, but it has windows, and if you roll up the blinds it's even lighter. It's... More
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    "Every room is great!"
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    "It is noisy but then it is in the middle of the city, so noise is inevitable."
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    "2on floor... if possible the "outside" rooms"
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    "Did not stay,"
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