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The Exotica Dharamshala

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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

It was a nice hotel with nice rooms. Only problem was that they did not provide extra heater in so much cold. Breakfast was ok ok with limited options. Staff was good and yes bathroom was nice and cozy.overall good place.

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

we arrived at the hotel around 10pm as we were driving in from dalhousie. I had severe motion sickness as the roads to dharamsala was extremely windy and small. upon our arrival, the owner of the hotel coincidentally was there. She asked if I was ok and offered me some anti-emetic medication. i thought that was really nice of her....

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Mam My team joins me to thank you for sparing your valuable time to share the experience of your stay with us. Our mission since the day of our inception is to provide a holiday experience that exemplifies "Complete rejuvenation of our guest" and it is heartening for me to note that we were able to recreate some of...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We spent 8 nights at Exotica as a large group of 5 families from Dec 25th to Jan 2nd. Our stay was excellent due to the awesome staff at the Exotica! The property is nestled in the hills with a great view and very comfortable rooms. As with most hotels, it is the staff and the service that makes all...

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GauravRajP, Guest Relations Manager at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Ms.Radhika, My team joins me to thank you for sparing your valuable time to share the experience of your stay with us. Our mission since the day of our inception is to provide a holiday experience that exemplifies "Complete rejuvenation of our guest" and it is heartening for me to note that we were able to recreate some of...

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We booked 4 luxury cottages from 27th dec to 30th dec 2016. Overall : 4 stars Cottage: 4 star. The sunrise view from cottage is paisa wasool. Wifi works well. Beds are comfortable. Geyser works well. Service: 4 star. The staff is helpful and solution oriented. Food: 3 star. Not to die for but decent. Pls do not expect a...

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Amit, My team joins me to thank you for sparing your valuable time to share the experience of your stay with us. Our mission since the day of our inception is to provide a holiday experience that exemplifies "Complete rejuvenation of our guest" and it is heartening for me to note that we were able to recreate some...

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough how beautiful this hotel is. The staff and service is incredible. Upon arrival we were brought to our room which completely impressed us. Clean , spacious, balcony, lounge area. We were even given a brief outline of touring spots . After mentioning we were cold a heater was brought to our room . After ordering a...

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Mavrides Anastasiams My team joins me to thank you for sparing your valuable time to share the experience of your stay with us. Our mission since the day of our inception is to provide a holiday experience that exemplifies "Complete rejuvenation of our guest" and it is heartening for me to note that we were able to recreate...

Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed 12 December 2016

My stay in exotica was amazing .. total paisa wassool.. looks like I was spend three days in my own property ..location was beautiful.. most important ambience and food .. overall stay was comfortable

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Naveen Raheja My team joins me to thank you for sparing your valuable time to share the experience of your stay with us. Our mission since the day of our inception is to provide a holiday experience that exemplifies "Complete rejuvenation of our guest" and it is heartening for me to note that we were able to recreate...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Visited Dharamshala for a family holiday from 1st December to 4th December 2016 and stayed in Exotica hotel. The hotel location is good away from traffic, staff is very good and helpful , rooms are clean and spacious but one MUST get billing sorted before checking in as there are hidden costs. We took a package starting from Delhi and...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We stayed for 2 nights, nice spacious rooms. Great view from room (specially 2nd floor in the front lane). It is out of city (13 KM from Mcleodganj and 4-5 KM from dharamshala), so quite peaceful. But if you need some action then probably stay somewhere in the main area at Mcleodganj. Few things Exotica team needs to improve on-...

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Amit, I am deeply pained to learn about the experience of your stay with us at The Exotica, Dharamshala. At the same time, please accept my gratitude for taking your time out to share this valuable feedback. So that we are able to take decisive and corrective action on the issues faced by you while you stayed with...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Nice Resort at a beautiful location, clean and spacious rooms, good food and a picture-some swimming pool. We stayed there two nights and the morning walk till Indru Nag temple is must in your itinerary. Overall awesome experience in staying at Exotica, however service can be improved a bit.

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GauravRajP, Owner at The Exotica Dharamshala, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Akhil My team joins me to thank you for sparing your valuable time to share the experience of your stay with us. Our mission since the day of our inception is to provide a holiday experience that exemplifies "Complete rejuvenation of our guest" and it is heartening for me to note that we were able to recreate some...

Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Welcome is good.room is not proper clean and proper setup.minibar was empty.and breakfast buffet is good but service staff is not care customer properly but manager is good I forget his name.he as good experience and he know how to handle customer.he ask to me for omlate and served.i want say thanks to him.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Exotica Dharamshala is located exactly 3 kms from Kotwali Bazar, Dharamshala. Surrounded by pine forest and having paragliding point nearby. You will have beautiful breathtaking view of whole valley & Dhauladhar from Exotica. A perfect place for rejuvenation allows you to take a break from life and experience a world that is untouched, serene and almost timeless. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Exotica Dharamshala

Address: Vill Tohu, Khanyara - Indru Nag Road, Kangra District, Dharamsala 176215, India
Region: India > Himachal Pradesh > Kangra District > Dharamsala
Price Range: $76 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Exotica Dharamshala 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Nothing .. as I didn't find any issues in room and services .”
 of 5 bubbles naveenraheja, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms have better view than cottages”
 of 5 bubbles kamleshsaxena31, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room in front lane with mountain view is better”
 of 5 bubbles bediamit, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the rooms in the main building on the first floor are good and accessible as you would not have much of up-and-down the stairs.”
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  • Dharamshala town
 of 5 bubbles BharatKK, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the View from the Hotel. Thats what is so special for any kind of travelling & staying.”
 of 5 bubbles jitindeeps, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
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