The magnificent MAYFAIR Himalayan Spa Resort in Kalimpong is now open and offers 63 exquisite accommodation options including heritage rooms, executive rooms, deluxe rooms and suites. With sweeping views over the valley down below as well the majestic snow covered mountains in the distance, the resort has been elegantly designed and revamped to provide for an ultimate luxury experience. Facilities at the hotel include a beautiful swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness centre, a Spa for wellness therapies and treatments, a children’s play area, a business centre, a doctor on call, a recreational room, a well-stocked library and even a travel desk. Dining options at the hotel include “Tiffany” which is a multi-cuisine restaurant, a quaint cafe called “Mamma Mia” which will serve Himalayan style street food and a well-stocked bar. There are several event venues at the hotel for every kind of occassion whether it is to host a corporate seminar or to throw a lavish luxury wedding.
Formerly known as the Himalayan Hotel of Kalimpong, the hotel has a rich history going back more than a hundred years with everyone having visited here from the Dalai Lama, political personalities like Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, mountaineering pioneers Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary who were the first persons to climb Mount Everest, popular Hollywood superstar Richard Gere, writer Dominique Lappiere, Bollywood stars like Sanjay Dutt, Nargis, Dev Anand and Sunil Dutt as well as members of the Bhutanese and Sikkimese royal family. MAYFAIR Hotels & Resorts has taken over the mantle and lovingly restored and carefully restructured the entire property by adding on several more wings and facilities while still retaining the history and essential character of the place. MAYFAIR Himalayan Spa Resort, Kalimpong, is a gem of a choice for a spectacular luxury vacation in the hills.