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Lindsay Street Opp New Market, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700087 India
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 21-03-13 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from The Lindsay
Updated 21-03-13 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#70 of 814 hotels in Kolkata (Calcutta)
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Located in the vibrant heart of the city centre, both literally and culturally, this is where modern day Kolkata throbs & this is also where Calcutta, the erstwhile Capital of India still lives…. This 70 Room boutique hotel offers a lovely view of the majestic Victoria Memorial Hall on one side and the heritage building of Sir Stuart Hogg Market (New Market) on the other; and all the major shopping plazas & multiplexes, Corporate & Government offices and Consulates are within a close 2-3 km. Experience a relaxing, exciting and memorable stay at ‘The Lindsay’. In its tastefully decorated 70 plush Executive Rooms, Heritage Rooms & Suites with the feel & visuals of a bygone era, yet offering the most comfortable and practical amenities for modern day business traveler ensure a relaxing and memorable stay. 24 hrs room service With a glimpse into the rich history & cultural heritage of the City built into every nook & corner of the hotel, the atmosphere at ‘The Lindsay’ is a tribute to Calcutta’s legendary charm, its luminaries, its warmth, its amazing food, the iconic buildings & institutions…..!
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Rooftop terrace
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Wifi
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Rooftop bar
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
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Room features
Air conditioning
Room service
Minibar
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Smoking rooms available
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Hindi

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132Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
13Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Peter JM wrote a review Jun. 2021
Kolkata (Calcutta), India1 contribution1 helpful vote
The Lindsay has been a landmark in 'Chowringhee'. We stayed in april and celebrated our first anniversary, our stay at the property was pleasant and comfortable. Basic facilities and guest amenities were available. Smooth check-In, the gentleman at the reception was welcoming and professional. Lindsay has a prime location which is very convenient to visit the nearby historical sites and buildings. Unfortunately we couldn't experience the famous rooftop restaurant on our last visit, however, on our upcoming stay we would try to do so. I would recommend the lindsay, for a comfortable short staycation with good restaurants and basic amenities. Looking forward to our next visit soon..........!!
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Samik wrote a review Jan. 2021
Kolkata (Calcutta), India2 contributions
I booked hotel for 2 nights, when i reached rooms were not ready & i have to wait for long 30 min. Once i got the room it was dirty, not properly cleaned. Asked to change my room but denied later agreed but all the rooms are same only. I felt i stayed in a lodge. Property need a makeover. Staff were helpfull, reception guys are friendly & cooperative.
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from Ranjan Prasad, General Manager at The Lindsay
Responded Mar. 12, 2021
Dear Guest, Namaste ! We regret about the inconvenience caused to you, we assure you improvement in our services next time and we thank you for your feedback about the hotel. We look forward to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards, B. Phillips General Manager The Lindsay, Kolkata
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Swagata D wrote a review Mar. 2020
Corvallis, Oregon77 contributions21 helpful votes
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This was a stay for a short work trip (4 nights), and I felt they could improve a lot. They have a lovely old world charm Pros: Central location, near New Market Beautiful property, old world charm, some rooms have large windows Great food, even simple room service food is spectacular Nice roof top restaurant Cons: Staff seems to have lost interest, simply dont care. I was served soup in a dirty infected bowl (see pic). All I got was a sorry, next morning the manager acted as if its no big deal. Was not offered a refund, was charged in full. My colleague who is 6 feet 4 inches tall, asked thrice for his two beds to be joined. On the third night, he actually begged, before the staff paid any heed. Rooms are not cleaned well. Cockroaches in the bathroom are a common site They shamelessly charge you for extra tea and coffee sachets, that too RS 10 per sachet!! Someone please tell them that coffee sachets costs about Rs 2 and tea is Ra 5. Staff is rude to a point, they a single lady traveler is not helped to carry her luggage to her car, parked less than 100 meters away. I don't recommend, unless the staff and management wakes up. Sadly might have to stay there again, as my company travel agent books with them.
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from Mihir Mohapatra, Revenue Management at The Lindsay
Responded Jul. 28, 2020
Dear Guest, Greetings from The Lindsay Kolkata!!! First of all, We make a formal apology for what inconvenience you faced during your stay at our Hotel. We are investing the issues by go through the deep of it to make sure that in future, none of our guests will face the same. However, Allow us once again as we can provide our best hospitality. We at The Lindsay, Kolkata always try to make our every guests happy. Have a nice day. Thanks and Regards The Lindsay Kolkata
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SKD wrote a review Jan. 2020
Guwahati, India4 contributions
It is situated in a very commercial market area. It is even very difficult to figure out the location. There is no hotel like feeling in the entrance. It is just in the midway of a market. It may be good for sole business visits, otherwise not preferable for family with children. Rooms are old but its okay. The housekeeping and complementary breakfast are satisfactory. The good part is that it is adjacent to famous Hoggs market which is crowded all the time. The price is bit overrated.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Response from Mihir Mohapatra, Revenue Management at The Lindsay
Responded Jul. 28, 2020
Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. I would like to personally apologize for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do our very best for all of our guests, but unfortunately, sometimes we do fail. I will look into each issue that you have noted, in an attempt to correct and improve our hotel policies. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you on your next trip to The Lindsay, Kolkata. Regards, The Lindsay Kolkata.
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Xaina wrote a review Jan. 2020
Dhaka City, Bangladesh13 contributions7 helpful votes
The hotel is kind of vintage- the rooms were okay-ish. We upgraded our room as the pictures were not matching based on what we had booked. The geyser hold very small amount of water thus you can refill bucket and wait for more water if needed. The breakfast was good. Didn't get to try the rooftop restaurant though. The staff are cordial.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Response from Mihir Mohapatra, Revenue Management at The Lindsay
Responded Jul. 28, 2020
Dear Guest, Greetings from The Lindsay, Kolkata !!!! Thank you for spending your time to give us a straight and detailed feedback. We make a formal apology and have already discussed this with our concerned department. Looking forward to welcoming you again during your next stay in The Lindsay, Kolkata and hoping we can prove our high standard of hospitality next time. Thank You. Regards, The Lindsay Kolkata
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PRICE RANGE
US$30 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IndiaWest BengalKolkata DistrictKolkata (Calcutta)
NUMBER OF ROOMS
70
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Lindsay
Which popular attractions are close to The Lindsay?
Nearby attractions include Sunshine (0.1 km), New Market (0.2 km), and Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Lindsay?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at The Lindsay?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Lindsay?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to The Lindsay?
Conveniently located restaurants include Baan Thai, ThreeSixtyThree°, and Blue Sky Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Lindsay?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness centre during their stay.
Is The Lindsay located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.5 km away from the centre of Kolkata (Calcutta).
Are any cleaning services offered at The Lindsay?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The Lindsay offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to The Lindsay?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Jorasanko Thakur Bari (8.0 km), Ramakrishna Mission Swami Vivekananda's Ancestral House and Cultural Centre (3.1 km), and General Post Office (1.6 km).