Hotel KasturiAddress: Palzor Stadium Road, Gangtok
If you want a budget hotel with an in-house pure vegetarian restaurant then The Kasturi Hotel is very suitable for you. Located in the heart of the capital, Gangtok, this hotel is very convenient and easily accessible.
The hotel has been run by a local family since 1995. The hotel is very basic provided with basic facilities. You can choose to dine at the restaurant or call for room service. The hotel also provides parking facility for their guests.
The best part about the Kasturi Hotel is its location, situated right across the Ranka Taxi Stand at P.S. Road. The hotel is also very close to Sikkim Nationalised Bus Terminus, STNM Hospital and General Post Office. MG Marg is also just 10 minutes walk from the hotel.
The Kasturi Hotel
Palzor Stadium Road
Gangtok, Sikkim 737101
By Air: Nearest airport is Bagdogra 124 km from Gangtok. Bagdogra has regular flights from Calcutta and Delhi. Sikkim also has daily helicopter service connecting Gangtok and Bagdogra.
By Rail: Nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) at a distance of 125 km from Gangtok (approx 4.5 hrs drive). NJP connects with Calcutta, Delhi, Guwahati, Lucknow and other important cities of India.
By Road: Nearest city is Siliguri 114 km from Gangtok (approx 4 hrs drive) Siliguri is well connected to all the major cities in India. Sikkim Nationalized Transport (SNT) buses plies regularly from Gangtok to Siliguri, Darjeeling, Kalimpong etc.
Local Taxi Service: The taxi system in Gangtok is extremely organized. For local transport there are set routes and designated stops for taxis. The taxis do not have meter system but the fares are fixed and only four pax are allowed at a time. There are a couple of taxi stands in Gangtok, above MG Marg, Lall Bazaar, Ranka Stand, Deorali etc.
To reach the Kasturi Hotel you can take a local taxi till Ranka Stand form Children Park Taxi Stand, the hotel stands right across the road.