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Hotel Circular

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Mullumbimby, Australia
Reviewed 12 July 2011

The spin-doctors may tell you different but to my eyes Kolkata is hell on earth and the hotel circular fits right in to this description. According to the BBC there are 200 million slum dwellers in India and a lot of them live in Kolkata. Situated on one of the busiest streets the traffic noise was only just exceeded by...

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 3 May 2011

I paid about 1,100 rupees a night for a tiny boxed room here... the sheets were clean here, and staff are friendly and helpful, but I'd say you really can get somewhere else for the same price that is a LOT nicer. Also the room had so many tiny cockroaches running around, which got in my bag and all my...

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Colorado
Reviewed 12 March 2011

We stayed at the Hotel Circular for 2 nights as our first stop in India. The location was pretty good. After crossing the busy street we were able to walk to the sights, the Victoria Memorial, Sudder St., India Museum, etc... We ate at the restaurant several times because it was convenient, but realized as we traveled more in India...

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New York
Reviewed 16 December 2010

I have seen real dumps in Calcutta, and this place is not that bad. I was relieved. The staff were really helpful (they want tips, but I didn't mind) and let me check in quite early for which I am grateful. The room was nothing special. There was a crack in the toilet when it flushed, flooding the floor, there...

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mumbai
Reviewed 25 November 2010

This hotel can be considered as cheap and best hotels of Kolkata. Rates were around Rs.1500/- which is good for that location. Blankets and pillows were clean. Surprisingly I couldn't find a single cockroach in toilets and behind bed. Staffs were cooperative and helpful. The restaurant of hotel is fairly good and served some of the best Bengali dishes. AC...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 12 August 2010

Being a regular traveller to Kolkata, i've stayed at many different hotels before coming across Hotel Circular. Including this month's stay, i've stayed at this hotel 06 times or more. You need to ask for Rippon Street Crossing in order to locate this plc easily. The staff are very friendly and the food they serve to the room are pretty...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 July 2010

The location of this place is very good. Within walking distance of some good sights, including the Mother House. The staff was very friendly - they opened the restaurant just for us so that we could eat before leaving for the airport and they flagged a cab down for us in the rain. One guy even ran to an outside...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 24 June 2010

I had to go to Kolkata for some urgent work on a very short notice. Had called up my friend who made a reservation for me at this hotel (the only vacant one available in that area), just the last night. As soon as I reached the hotel at my check in time, I was informed that the room is...

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London
Reviewed 26 April 2010

This is a conveneintly located hotel with adequate rooms and a half decent restaurant downstairs. The rooms are reasonably well equiped for the price, there is a fair amount of outside noise as you are on the main road but all the main attractions / restaurants are within walking distance. The staff are frindly and helpful but dont let them...

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New Delhi
Reviewed 1 March 2010

I stayed at this Hotel from 25th Feb to 28th Feb, 2010. I was happy with my stay and the staff cooperative, helpful. Room service was good, prompt and quick. Room was neat and clean. Food was good too. Best is that hotel is very reasonable. Location is also good. Rakesh kapoor, New Delhi.

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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Hotel Circular

Address: Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700014, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Kolkata District > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range: $28 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Hotel Circular 1.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Room size is OK but they kill a 'time' like anything.”
mak2014a, 23 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Rooms away from the street are quieter”
CuttyCunupia, 20 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Get away from the main street (Bose Road), the horns don't stop honking until 10 or 11 pm.”
Ken973, 22 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Went to several rooms and they were all the same.”
Runnermom3, 17 Dec 2011 | Read review
“Stay Elsewhere”
yumidesign, 12 Jul 2011 | Read review
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