This luxury accommodation in Kalimpong was built in 1930 by a British jute magnate, who later sold the house to Fredrick Deshraj who built the Teesta bridge. Inside, you’ll find classically elegant interiors with chandeliers, wood panelling and pillars and chandeliers, together with lithographs of old masters, period furniture and bookshelves with handpicked publications.
Outside you can experience breath-taking views including majestic Mount Kanchenjunga on a clear day, and immaculately landscaped gardens where butterflies flutter amongst gorgeous asters azaleas, geraniums, irises, orchids and petunias. It’s the perfect place to sip a cup of the finest Darjeeling tea in the shade of a gazebo.
The wood-panelled dining room offers a multitude of cuisines including Asian, Continental, European Indian and Italian whilst the outdoor gazebo and garden lawn area serves up a delicious light menu including snacks and drinks. Unwind in the bar to the soft tunes of the piano before heading to your room for a restful night.
Rooms at The Elgin Silver Oaks have views across the valley and the Himalayas and include a vanity counter, bathtub and designer toiletries. Rooms include:
At Authentic India Tours, our India holidays are tailor-made to meet your exact requirements. You can stay at The Elgin Silver Oaks, Kalimpong for a couple of nights as part of a tour, add some nights as an extension to your trip or make it the centrepiece of your Indian holiday.