Kalimpong : MAYFAIR Himalayan Spa Resort, undoubtedly the best luxury hotel in Kalimpong has opened its doors to the public and invites them in to lap up the stunning environs of the property, the signature “MAYFAIR” style of matchlessly excellent service and amazing facilities. A luxury resort in the charming hill town of Kalimpong, there are 63 different accommodation options including heritage rooms, executive rooms, deluxe rooms and suites at the gorgeously located MAYFAIR Himalayan Spa Resort.
Previously known as the Himalayan Hotel of Kalimpong which came into being 117 years ago as a result of the endeavours of the MacDonald family for whom it also served as a residence. The hotel has a fascinating history filled with countless interesting anecdotes and noted visits by several distinguished and famous personalities. Amongst the scores of these personalities who visited or stayed in Himalayan Hotel include several world leaders, the Dalai Lama, Bollywood stars like Nargis and Sanjay Dutt, mountaineering pioneers Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary who were the first persons to climb Mount Everest, popular Hollywood superstar Richard Gere and members of the Bhutanese and Sikkimese royal family. Everyone who visited were enamoured by the beauty and charm of the hotel as well the divine setting it was ensconced in.
After 117 years, MAYFAIR Hotels & Resorts took to restoring the property by adding on several more wings and facilities while still retaining the history and essential character of the place. There has been an addition of a good number of rooms and wings. Facilities at the hotel include a gorgeous swimming pool, a fully functional fitness centre, a Spa for holistic therapies, a children’s play area, a business centre, a doctor on call, a recreational room, a well-stocked library and a travel desk. Dining options at the hotel include “Tiffany” which is a multi-cuisine restaurant which boasts of seating inside a grand dining hall as well as outside under the balmy sun. There is also a dreamy little cafe called “Mamma Mia” which will serve Himalayan style street food like momos as well as house a little bakery. There are multiple event venues at the hotel for every kind of need whether it is to host a corporate conference or to throw a lavish luxury wedding. MAYFAIR Himalayan Spa Resort is a superb choice for a wonderful luxury stay in the hill town of Kalimpong.