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Now Open: Taj Guras Kutir Resort and Spa, Gangtok

Indian Hotels Company Limited has announced the opening of Taj Guras Kutir Resort and Spa. This marks the debut of the Taj brand in the Indian state of Sikkim.

Taj Guras Kutir Resort and Spa is nestled in the alpine landscape of Sikkim and is set amidst lush greenery and offers panoramic views of the majestic Kanchenjunga.

Panoramic views from the property

The 14-acre property features 69 guest rooms and suites. The architecture emphasizes a strong sense of the indigenous culture and the resort is a blend of Sikkimese aesthetics and contemporary design. Bringing in the picturesque vistas of the outdoors, each of the spacious rooms features a unique Thangka, the local Buddhism inspired paintings.

Deluxe Twin Guest Room
Guest room

The launch of Taj Guras Kutir Resort & Spa in Gangtok demonstrates IHCL’s commitment to the commercial and tourism potential of the region. After Pakyong, the presence in Gangtok, strengthens our footprint in the charming state of Sikkim, and offers a new travel circuit. We are delighted to further our relationship with the Ambuja Neotia group.

said Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, IHCL.

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The resort offers a unique gastronomic experience to the patrons with its forest-themed, all-day diner Machan, a pan-Asian specialty, Soi & Sake and Guras Lounge & Bar serving Hi-tea and cocktails. Guests can embrace wellbeing at J Wellness Circle, with its wide-ranging holistic practices rooted in the ancient wellness traditions of India. For those who relish entertainment, the resort also provides a dedicated games room.


The lavishly designed banquet and meeting rooms are ideal to host social soirees and corporate get-togethers.

Our continued and valued partnership with IHCL will introduce the world travellers to the lesser explored regions of North East India. We have embarked on a journey to bring bespoke design contexed to each location which is elegant, understated and luxurious. These boutique offerings are called ‘Kutir’! The Taj Guras Kutir is the fifth in the series after Ganga Kutir, Raaj Kutir, Taal Kutir and Chia Kutir.

said Harshavardhan Neotia, Chairman, Ambuja Neotia Group.

Situated in the Himalayan mountains, Sikkim offers unparalleled beauty and cultural richness. Trekking in the Himalayas, the serenity of a Buddhist monastery, or simply a respite from the chaos of urban life, Sikkim beckons.

With the addition of this hotel, IHCL will have 11 hotels with three under development in North East India. This includes three hotels across Taj, Vivanta and Ginger brands in Sikkim.

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