Built in 1930, The Elgin Silver Oaks was once a private residence of a British Jute Magnate. Now transformed into a magnificent boutique hotel, the place still has its appeal of antiquity. The place is adorned with antique furnishings, lithographs, old bookshelves and wooden paneling. The hotel provides numerous amenities including a business center, concierge, airport transfer (surcharge), laundry services, babysitting, car rental (surcharge), medical assistance, currency exchange, parking facility and 24 hour front desk. The recreational facilities include the Elgin Spa, massage therapies, gym, games room, bonfire facilities, library and outdoor activities like trekking, mountain biking and so on. The hotel is set in a natural landscape with a magnificent view of the Mount Kanchenjunga and the Himalayan peaks. The place has several antique monasteries, ancient temples and churches, beautiful tea gardens and local markets to explore. The hotel provides an opportunity to get close to nature and unwind from our busy lives.
The Elgin Silver Oaks Hotel Kalimpong
Ring King Pong Road near Kalimpong Post Office, Kalimpong, India 734301 View Map
- Ring King Pong Road near Kalimpong Post Office, Kalimpong
- Sun Deck
- Swimming Pool
- Fitness Center
- Restaurant/ Coffe Shop
- LAN and WiFi access (charges apply)
- Private parking is available on site.
- Room Service
- Laundry Service
- Dry cleaning
- Express check-in/check-out
- Currency exchange
- Meeting/banquet facilities
- Doctor on Call
Deluxe Single Rooms
The rooms are spacious and elegant offering a peaceful ambience. All the rooms are equipped with amenities like a 26 inch LCD TV with satellite channels, DVD player, broadband internet access, tea/coffee maker, telephone, in-room electronic safe and room service. The private bathrooms are well equipped with a bathtub, premium toiletries and regular supply of hot and cold water. Non smoking guest rooms are available on request.
Deluxe Double Rooms
These rooms offer dual occupancy and are appointed with modern facilities such as wired and wireless broadband internet, 26 inch LCD TV with satellite programming, telephone, tea/coffee maker, safety deposit locker, DVD player and 24 hour room service. All rooms have private baths that include bathtub, running hot and cold water supply and bath accessories. The rooms are beautifully designed and furnished for utmost comfort. Non smoking guestrooms can be availed on request.
The rooms of the hotel boast of large sized windows so that the guests can breathe the fresh aromatic air as well as take delight in the lovely views. They combine the comforts of the modern era with the charms of the by gone era. Antique furniture, exquisite water color paintings of yesteryears and lithographs adorn the interiors of the rooms. No wonder it is rated as one of the finest of all Heritage Hotels in Kalimpong. They at the same time feature contemporary amenities like color television with satellite channel, multi channel music, telephones with direct dialing facilities and others.
The Silver Dining Room
The restaurant serves delicious food including breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu offers tasty Indian, Italian, Continental and traditional local cuisines. The décor of the restaurant incorporates woodwork and chandeliers that reflect on its old grace and charm. Once here, the guests can savor the regional delights such as Khapsay (deep fried cookies), Momo (dumplings), Gyako Soup (a hot chimney soup with noodles, chicken balls, eggs, mushrooms, onions, etc.), and Tongba (fermented light alcoholic millet seed drink). The soft music from the piano adds to the lavish dining experience. In room dining option is also available.
The Gazebo and The Garden Lawn
This is the outdoor dining option in the hotel which offers light food options and snacks accompanied with drinks. Enjoy light meals here for a tranquil experience with lush green lawns around and splendid views of the surroundings.
The Tea Lounge and Oak Bar
Located in the lobby area, the lounge is a nice place to hang-out and have fun. There is also a bar that has a good collection of wines and alcoholic beverages. In this lounge bar, one can lay back and enjoy a nice cup of hot tea from the tea gardens of Darjeeling and the Temi tea of Sikkim. The place has a great atmosphere for one to enjoy a couple of drinks with friends as well.
Distance from Airport
- Bagdogra Airport (71.1 kilometers)
Distance from Railway Station
- New Jalpaguri Railway Station (73.3 kilometers)
Distance from Top Attractions in Kalimpong
- Tibetan Monastery- 1 kilometer
- Tharpa Choling Monastery- 2 kilometers
- Number of Bars- 1
- Number of Floors- 2
- Number of Restaurants- 2
- Room Voltage- 220
- Government-issued photo ID required