A hill station par excellence, Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya, welcome thousands of tourists from all across who come here to experience the beauty of this place. Especially during the summer months, tourists from the plains come here to enjoy the amazingly pleasant weather and get away from the summer heat. And not just in summer, even during the winter months the town is popular among tourists who come here to enjoy the chill and to experience the festive atmosphere here during Christmas and New Year.
To cater to the growing number of tourists, Shillong has quite a hotels and lodges providing comfortable accommodation to guests. Though there are no five star hotels in Shillong, there are definitely luxury hotels and other star hotels proving excellent accommodation and service.
Polo Towers, Shillong’s only four star property is an excellent place to stay providing guests with world class services and amazing view of the hills and the lush greenery all around. Ri Kynjai Serenity by the Lake is located 20 km from the city by the Umaim lake and provides guests with the best of service including a spa.
Its architecture is inspired by original Khasi thatch huts and enables guests to experience and get a look into traditional Khasi life. Hotel Alpine Continental, Pinewood Ashok, and Pegasus Crown, are three star hotels in Shillong where guests can enjoy a relaxed holiday in the lap of nature while enjoying all the comforts of modern day life.
There are also quite a few two star hotels in Shillong where guests can stay while on their trip to this town.
In recent years ther number of hotels in Shillong has increased owing to the growing popularity of the place as an ideal holiday destination.