The Queen of Hills as it is popularly known is one of the most popular tourist hill destinations in India. There are over 200 hotels of different classes available for a comfortable stay and most of them give you an over whelming view of the Majestic snow clad Kanchenjunga mountain range, the third highest in the world .The most outstanding being hotel Sinclear Darjeeling which offers an amazing view of the Kanchenjunga mountain range from its Kanchenjunga room. Other extremely comfortable hotels are the Mayfair, Villa Everest, Cedar Inn, Ramada Darjeeling, Hotel Viceroy, Summit hotels etc. that offer all contemporary services that one looks for while assessing comfort .The travel desk at these hotel cater for your sightseeing outings to various place around this lovely hill resort.
February to March and September to November are the best months to visit Darjeeling. Winters are very cold, however, if you don’t mind chilly weather, you can still go there. Summers are a bit warm, but it will be colder than rest of the West Bengal and hence a good escape from heat. Monsoons should be avoided because Darjeeling receives very heavy rainfall.
The charges of most hotels is very reasonable below Rs. 5000/- per day but some hotels like Mayfair Darjeeling, the Elgin, Hermitage, Viceroy etc are the high end hotels costing over Rs10,000/- per day.