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Darbhanga, India
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel on 15/04/16. It was a nice experience overall. Food taste is good but prices are a bit high. Main attraction is the open air restaurant The Bridge. View is awesome specially in evening time. Rooms are good but need a renovation. Bed is not comfortable and the king size bed is not actually king size. Bathroom...

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have your stay at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our services and concept. Your feedback will surely encourage us to scale greater heights of excellence....

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 13 April 2016

There are quite a few striking goodness about this hotel. 1. You need to cross Chakra Rail line between the parking and hotel entrance. Yes, u read it correct - the rail line passes through the hotel and u can enjoy a train passing in front of u if u r lucky. 2. It really gives u an 'inside ship'...

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have your stay at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our services, food and ambiance. We have noted down your feedback on pricing and shared with...

Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Out to city tour but apart from hustling bustling of the city.. you must stay once in this Floating Hotel.. U may stay at Sunset rooms..Great to see the sunset at the Ganges from your windows. . Rooms are wel maintained but little Cramped in space.. Bathroom is nicely arranged. . 4* deluxe. . Value for money.. Must to mention...

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have your stay at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our services, food and ambiance. Your feedback will surely encourage us to scale greater heights of...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

I had stayed in this hotel in January for 1 nights to attend one seminar next morning. Idea is very much interesting. This is a luxury hotel with all the modern amenities with complimentary breakfast and parking. Rooms are very good with beautiful views from room of river Ganges (Ganga). Food are awesome and delicious. This floating hotel has no...

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have your stay at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our services, food and ambiance. Your feedback will surely encourage us to scale greater heights of...

Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The hotel has a number of surprises or ship environment embedded in it, which you will appreciate. The views of sunset rooms are fabulous (sunrise rooms face the land). Room interior has nothing special and looks like an ordinary hotel. Sleep quality is good. Probably they have flat tvs in Sunset and suits only. But the worst part is AC....

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have your stay at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our services and ambiance. We have noted down your feedback on pricing and room look and...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 22 March 2016

This three tier hotel and restaurant is unique owing since it floats on the river Ganges. If you are booking a room here, be sure your window is river facing. The restaurant offers a good spread of culinary mixes and wines. An evening on the upper deck, with the gentle south breeze blowing is worth an experience.

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have your stay at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our service, food & ambiance. Your feedback will surely encourage us to scale greater heights of...

Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We wanted no ordinary hotel and weve got it. Nice terrace views, reception is helpfull. House keeping is chaotic. Hotel is worn out, with stains, bad maintanance and tears all over. If you are freaking about hygiene, stay away. Though, they said they have plans of reconstruction.

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for spending your time to give us a straight and detailed feedback. The conditions you observed were unacceptable and we will certainly review your observations with the team. Nonetheless, we have gone thoroughly on your comments to ensure that we adhering to the hotel’s ambiance & service, already in place here at the Floatel, Kolkata. The...

Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

The hotel is on the Ganges and is completely Coool.. Seriously speaking the location is awesome and could be treated as a 4 or 5 stars. But the management should change cause it's no where near to the top notch hotels . Should have a 360 degree change . Dinner during late hours not available . people who come after...

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Floatel An E, General Manager at Floatel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the onset, we would thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We would like to personally apologize for the inconvenience that you experienced during your stay with us. We will look into each issue that you have noted, in an attempt to correct and improve our hotel services. Please be rest assured...

Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

I am so sorry to start the review with negative. They are biggest cheat. I stayed their for business and within 2 hours , I requested for checked since the bath room is not clean. They offered suite room as free upgrade and the condition of bath room is same their. Later requested for reimbursement, the manager denied that I...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We had our reunion meet in the evening. The canvas room is ideal with a covered deck and a open deck where you can enjoy the view of the Howrah. The food and hospitality was phenomenal. While the food was reasonable the beverages were pricey. 5 star all the way.

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Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Floatel, Kolkata !!! At the onset, we would like to thank you for your comments at the Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure for us to have you at Floatel, Kolkata. We are delighted for your appreciation of our hospitality, food & ambiance. Your feedback will surely encourage us to scale greater heights of excellence....

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thank you for choosing Floatel, An Eco-Friendly Hotel during your stay in Kolkata. We are an environment friendly hotel and it is our endeavor to conserve the environment in every way we can. As you have chosen Floatel for your stay, you have also committed yourself to help us save the environment. Together let us ensure a greener earth to ensure a better future. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Floatel Hotel

Address: 9/10 Strand Road Kolkata Jetty | Opposite State Bank of India HQ, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range: $85 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Floatel Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Ask for river facing room ! ”
 of 5 bubbles GNAWED, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sunset view rooms are excellent.”
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“Sunset rooms with river view”
  • Sunset Room with an amazing river view !
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“best view of the river”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Hoogly view is only from sunset rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles shail2, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
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