4 Best 5-Star Hotels In Sikkim, India - Updated 2024

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The state of Sikkim in northeast India is bordered by Tibet, Bhutan, Nepal and West Bengal. Known for its biodiversity, Sikkim is also home to Kangchenjunga, the highest peak in India. A must-visit spot here is the Khangchendzonga National Park, where you can explore a range of landscapes, including plains, glaciers, lakes and valleys. If you are interested in the religious history of Sikkim, be sure to drop by Rinchenpong Monastery. As a bonus, you can also enjoy a great view of the Kangchenjunga from your vantage point! At the end of a long day, you will need a comfortable base to return to. If an indulgent experience is what you are after, check out these best 5-star hotels in Sikkim, India, and book your favourite now!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) hotel ratings, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on March 22, 2024.

1. Vivanta Sikkim Pakyong; Gangtok (from USD 156)

At Vivanta Sikkim Pakyong each room comes with a balcony, a fridge and a safety deposit box for your convenience. You’ll also have incredible views from your room. If you intend to carry out some sightseeing, you will be pleased to know you can reach Do Drul Chorten stupa within an hour’s drive.

When you are not busy soaking in the views, take some time to relax in the outdoor swimming pool. However, note that the pool is for adults only. If you are looking to spoil yourself, head to the on-site spa and avail yourself of a relaxing massage, body wrap or facial treatment. Your body is sure to thank you for a stay at this delightful property.

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Vivanta Sikkim Pakyong

Wifi Available

Address: Bassnett Gaon

Parking Pets allowed Bar Sauna Garden Terrace Free parking Internet services

2. Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino; Gangtok (from USD 120)

From an award-winning spa to a poolside bar, Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino offers a range of world-class amenities. Sip on your favourite cocktail while relaxing on the pool deck or relax with a customised treatment at the spa! If you are feeling a little fancy, treat yourself to a cigar or glass of champagne at the Tongba Bar.

With a range of activities offered on site, you will never have to worry about being bored throughout your stay. A kids’ club is available to keep the little ones occupied while the adults take part in their choice of activities. You can indulge in a game of billiards or table tennis or go cycling or hiking!

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Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lower Samdur Block, Ranipool, Gangtok, Gangtok, India, 737135

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

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3. The Elgin Mount Pandim - Heritage Resort & Spa; Pelling (from USD 96)

Set against a mountainous backdrop, this hotel makes the perfect base for both sightseeing and relaxing. It is situated a short five-minute walk from Pemayangtse Monastery, positioning you well for exploring the local area.

Guests who are travelling for work purposes will find the on-site business centre, with meeting and banquet facilities, extremely convenient. Anytime you need to relax, you will be pleased to know that an on-site spa and wellness centre is there for guests to make use of.

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The Elgin Mount Pandim - Heritage Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Monastery Road, Pemayangtse, Pelling,

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Business centre

4. The Elgin Norkhill - Heritage Resort and Spa; Gangtok (from USD 108)

Each room at The Elgin Norkhill comes equipped with a seating area and minibar, providing you with comfort and convenience. When you have some downtime to spare, head to the on-site lounge or library to spend a few leisurely hours. Bicycle rentals and car hire services are available for those who wish to explore the surrounding area. With the temple of Ganesh Tok just a 20-minute drive away, guests will be well situated to explore the area.

Bringing the little ones with you? Babysitting services can be availed for an additional charge, allowing the adults to engage in their own activities without worry.

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The Elgin Norkhill - Heritage Resort and Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Paljore Stadium Road, Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden

Enjoy a luxurious escape to the mountains of Sikkim

Sikkim is the perfect destination if you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of urban life. Amidst a backdrop of natural beauty, you can really take the time to relax and rejuvenate. Here is where your choice of accommodation can make a difference. Take your pick from these best 5-star hotels in Sikkim, India, and start planning for your getaway to the mountains!

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