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Reviewed 11 July 2016

We had booked a 3 bed room for a night. The location of the guest house is little away from city centre, towards south of the city. This makes it better as you can avoid all the city traffic while doing excursions to southern parts of Meghalaya e.g. Cherapunjee, Dawki etc. It is located in a peaceful neighbourhood. You are... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This is not a top rated hotel , you can say, but it is very homely. We were a team of 7 people out there with two children and an elderly person, but they had arranged everything for us. Rooms were clean with blankets, bathroom was good with clean buckets and hot water facility. Though the rooms on the ground... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We enjoyed our stay in Shillong. The guesthouse offers very comfortable rooms with nice view into Shillong town. It's only a 15 minute walk from the city center and Police Bazar. The rooms were clean and showers had hot water. For some reason there's no geysir in the showers; you are left with a plastic stool and buckets. The bathrooms... More 

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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

The location is excellent as its little away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Excellent view from the hotel rooms. Most important is the hospitality of the staffs and the manager. The cooking staffs were excellent and the food served was freshly cooked and excellent taste. The food orders are taken well in advance so that they can... More 

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Bhubaneswar, India
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The manager of this property Me. Chetan is very friendly.He made my entire journey so comfortable.The rooms are clean & spacious.Though there is no restaurant but they have a kitchen and u need to order food and they will serve fresh homely cooked food to the room.Chetanji will also arrange for local sightseeing.Also he can arrange for pick up and... More 

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Goa, India
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

spacious rooms; courteous staff; great view !! we usually change our stay though in the same town or city so that we get to experience all the varieties possible and to cancel out any bad luck factors that may creep in such bookings ! our previous day was near the centre- lake View Inn, and the next was this White... More 

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Thank prasanna71
Assam, India
1 review
Reviewed 24 April 2016

room was clean... stuff was very good... manager also good... we satisfied...using electronic gadgets possible randomly with external plugs..WiFi facilities available... bathroom was clean and fitted with geyser... very good experience

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Staffs are very helpful & friendly.. kind of homely stay..comfortable ..food quality is also healthy but a little costlier..room types are good & but sight viewing not possible from each room.. recommended for leisure trip with friends & family...but using electronic gadgets not possible randomly because of limited / insufficient electrical points..no wifi facilities available .in some category of room... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

After a horrendous experience of staying in a commercial hotel in Guwahati, Our next move was to the Scotland of the East-Shillong where we chose to stay in a guest house with less crowd. And there we were, absolutely delighted with a warm and courteous welcome by the manager Mr. Chetan. This guest house in convinietly located , 15 mins... More 

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Kolkata
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

The property is not so large but offers clean rooms with good service. The guest house is located near Malki Point, 2km away from over crowded city center(Police Bazar). Buses and Taxi's are easily available from/to Police Bazar. For foods, you have to order well before. Food quality is average and served in rooms. We have booked triple-bed deluxe rooms... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located newly constructed guesthouse comprised of eight guestrooms. The location is in Upper Lachaumiere, formerly a part of the 'European Ward' area of Shillong. Simple, clean, bright and spacious rooms. Panoramic view from the rooftop. Close proximity to all major areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Orchid Guesthouse.

Address: Upper Lachaumiere, Shillong 793001, India
Region: India > Meghalaya > Shillong
Price Range: $20 - $23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Go for the upper floor as the view and the wifi connection is better there”
  • View from the landing
 of 5 bubbles dbsgi, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms with attached bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles MACLIN00, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The triple room has a fantastic balcony view over the city!”
 of 5 bubbles josephmurray007, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“best view of Shillong.”
 of 5 bubbles , 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Higher you go the better”
 of 5 bubbles shridharj, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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