The Elgin Norkhill – Gangtok
The Nor-Khill Gangtok is now a luxury Elgin heritage hotel. The hotel is situated in the heart of Gangtok town, 5000 feet up in the Himalayas. A celebration of the elegance and grace of the Kings era in Sikkim. As you enter the hotel, warmth hugs you and makes you feel at home with a glass of sparkling cherry liquor and a silken Khada (scarf) draped around your neck. The lobby lounge of the hotel is resplendent in the bright folk art, design motif depicting dragons and flame symbols to thankas, the ornate bachu and chocsue. The hotel has played host to dignitaries like the US Ambassador and Crown Prince of Sikkim, writers Dominique Lapierre and Mark Tully, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Hollywood celebrities Shirley MacLean and Michael Douglas. The hotel has stories to tell from the time of its first owner the Chogyal (King) of Sikkim in the 1930s. The 25 deluxe rooms and suites offer splendid views of the mountains and valleys. The Elgin Nor-Khill in Gangtok is a perfect base to explore the spectacular mountain scenery, pine forests and ancient monasteries. The Hotel is within walking distance of the famous M.G road (High street), cafes, restaurants and bars. A well-stocked library, games room and many opportunities for nature walks, make this luxury heritage hotel and hill resort an all-season destination. The Elgin Nor-Khill, is an exponent of typical Sikkimese architecture in the midst of a serene atmosphere and greenery in the heart of Gangtok. Each of the 25 deluxe rooms and suites, affords a taste of the lifestyle in luxury and offers a magnificent view of the Himalayas from the windows. A rejuvenating experience to revitalize after a hectic day’s schedule, try our Spa and feel the difference. The Spa offers a ‘menu’ of relaxing and reviving massages and beauty treatments. Aromatherapy and Swedish, all feature, along with Indian Head and Shoulder Massage and Facials. The spa therapy room is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a long day in the mountains.