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About Pelling

Known for its scenery there are plenty of quiet spots to enjoy the tranquility of its omnipotent beauty: from the sacred Khecheopalri Lake, ensconced by the Khechoedpaldri hills to the Khangchendzonga waterfalls. Our pick of the best places to stay in Pelling are all within easy reach of the surrounding attractions.

The Rabdentse Ruins, the palace of the former Sikkim royal family provides an insight into the region’s history and is a fascinating day trip. 

At an altitude of 7200 feet Pelling enjoys a temperate climate in the summer months and drops to single figures during the winter.

Our pick of the best places to stay in Pelling is fantastic for exploring the region’s abundant natural beauty.

For total relaxation

  • Making the most of the surrounding views Norbu Ghang Retreat is decorated in a traditional Sikkamese style with modern accents. There is a spa complete with sauna as well as walks and cycle trails aplenty. A stay amidst nature.

Still not sure which to book? Browse through our list of the best places to stay in Pelling to start to plan your trip. Search further afield with our full list of Sikkim recommendations, or contact one of our friendly gurus for advice.

Best Hotels in Pelling

  • Norbu Ghang Retreat 30 rooms from £100


    Memorable views and a serene stay await. Take in the captivating Himalayan scenery while sipping tea on your private balcony. Wood-panelled rooms are an inviting blend of modernity and comfort. Unwind in the sauna or hot tub, enjoy a massage, or dine on tantalising local and international cuisine.

    Great walks  -  Fantastic hiking opportunities in the spectacular mountains
    Views  -  Mountain and garden views from every room
    Sights nearby  -  Just a 15-minute drive from the historic Buddhist Pemayangtse Monastery.
    Spa  -  Spa and wellness centre in the heart of the Himalayas
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