Best places to stay in Shillong

In Shillong, there are numerous hotels, resorts, restaurants as it is one of the most visited places in India. Some of them which are good and has nice reviews and are also affordable are as follows:

Quniton Enclave

This is one of the guest house which is 350 m away from the centre of Shillong. It is a great location with highest rating and it also has a very beautiful interior. The surroundings are covered with green plants and trees. All the rooms has a TV, and a separate bathroom. They provide international breakfast which is not available in all the hotels. They also arrange transport if needed. Restaurants, ATM and handicraft stall can be reached by 5-10 minutes walk.
Facilities like free Wi-Fi, parking area and room service are available. Pets are also allowed and charges may be applied. Cost for the rooms depends on the room and facilities. This guest is 65.8 km away from Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport.
Location: Quinton road, Shillong.
Nearby attractions: Shillong peak, Ward’s Lake.
Nearby Restaurants: La Galerie, Subway.

Hotel Polo Towers Shillong

It is located in Shillong. It is one of the most rated hotels. It is just like a 5-star hotel which is luxurious and affordable. Free Wi-Fi, TV and a mini bar is available in the rooms. Electric kettle is also available. Other facilities like tour desk, luggage storage, car rental, spa, and wellness centre options are available. Multi-cuisine restaurant is also there. Pets are not allowed. Price for the stay depends on the rooms and facilities. Police Bazaar is only 600 m away from this hotel. It is 700m away from the centre of Shillong. Hotel also accepts credit cards.
Location: Polo Grounds, Shillong.
Nearby attractions: Ward’s Lake.
Nearest Airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

Banalari Pine Inn

Banalari Pine Inn is a guest house which has a good score among the stays in Shillong. This guest house also provides guests with a restaurant. All the guest rooms has seating area, TV, electric kettle, wardrobe and private bathroom. A buffet breakfast is available. Parking and Wi-Fi are free. Pets are not allowed. Water bottles has extra charges. Ironing, dry cleaning and laundry need to be paid additionally. Two types of rooms are available. They are Double room and double room with balcony. The room with balcony costs little more when compared to double room. It is 1.5 km away from the centre of Shillong.
Location: Dhankheti, Near St. Peter School, Shillong.

Windermere Inn

Windermere Inn is a place to stay which is around 4.7 km away from the centre of Shillong. It has a restaurant, and a garden. Though it is far away, but it has an amazing view of the city. This is 3-star Inn. Continental breakfast is available. All the rooms have TV, wardrobe, desk, private bathroom and kettle. Parking and Wi-Fi is free. Pets are not allowed. BBQ facilities are available with extra charges. Suite rooms are available at different costs. Only 7 rooms are currently working. Mini fridge is also there in suite room and also the room has a view of balcony. There is no transportation facility.
Location: Lumheh, Umpling Shillong.
Nearby attractions: Lum Shillong mountain, Ward’s Lake and Wah Umbah river.
Nearby Restaurants: Gazebo Restaurant and Cafe, Deja vu Cafe and bar.
Nearest airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

Hotel Woodland Hill Stay

Woodland Hill stay has a terrace and lounge. All the rooms have a TV and a private bathroom. The view from the rooms is amazing. Visitors can enjoy continental breakfast. This property also has a restaurant offering various cuisines. Staff speak both Hindi and English. Ambulance and on-call doctor option is available. Pets are not allowed. Free Wi-Fi and parking. Water bottle, breakfast are free of cost. It is a bungalow on the top of a hill. From here, one can travel to any place in the city easily.
Location: 15 Upper Lachumiere, Shillong.
Nearby attractions: Ward’s lake
Nearby Restaurants: The Wok and Cafe Shillong
Nearest airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

The Pear Tree

The Pear Tree is a place which offers heated accommodations with hill view. Rooms here has a satellite TV, seating area, and desk. It also has private bathroom, shower and free toiletries. Other facilities like Wi-Fi, parking, tour desk, luggage storage and dry cleaning. Room service is not available at all time. Pets are not allowed. It is a place with limited facilities unlike other places. Double rooms and Suite rooms are available here. Guwahati airport is at a distance of 135km.
Location: Lower Lachumiere, near village Khadi Board Office, Shillong.
Nearby attractions: Ward’s Lake, Lady Hydari Park.

Silver Brook Resort

Silver Brook Resort is a place with a pool, restaurant and a garden. It also offers a playground for the children. Vegetarian breakfast is provided to the guests. Parking and Wi-Fi are free. Pets are not allowed. Bicycle and car rentals are available. Extra charges are added to BBQ facilities, kid meals, fruits, water bottle etc. Meeting and banquet facilities are also done here. Activities like fishing, hiking, bike tours are also there with extra payment. Dormitory room is available at a very low cost. From the nearest airport, one can get a taxi to move here which takes 2 hours. It is located at a distance of 10 km from Shillong.
Location: Mylliem Upper Shillong, Cherrapunji road.
Nearby attractions: Shillong peak, Elephant Falls.
Nearby restaurants: Hills Hoppers Cafe

Mid Pine Home Stay

Mid Pine Home Stay is a place in Shillong for accommodation with the facilities like free Wi-Fi, and parking. All the rooms has a TV, private bathroom. Both Asian and American breakfasts are available. The place is very beautiful and has good interior. Car rental service is also available. Pets are not allowed. Entire stay is at the ground floor only. The place is neat and clean. Extra bed is provided for children with additional charges. It is 1.5 km away from centre of Shillong. Room service is amazing.
Location: Laitumkhrah, Lower New Colony Laitumkhrah, Shillong.
Nearby attractions: Ward’s Lake, Shillong Peak.
Nearby restaurants: Dejavu, Café Shillong.
Nearest airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

The Loft Executive Inn

The Loft Executive Inn has a restaurant, garden and free Wi-Fi. Every room has a TV, private bathroom with free toiletries, bidet, shower etc. Guests can have continental breakfast. Car rental is available. Pets are not allowed. Fax/photocopying services are also available with extra charges. Laundry may be expensive. All the facilities are available with superior double room. Room options are single, double, twin. The restaurant inside also has outdoor seating.
Location: Lower New Colony Laitumkhrah, Shillong.
Nearby restaurants: Dopwai Poinisuk Hotel, The Grub Cafe.

Vamoosetrail Shillong

Vamoosetrail Shillong is a villa. It will be perfect for a group of friends. It costs around 10k. It is walkable from the centre of Shillong. It has three bedrooms, one bathroom, TV and a kitchen. Free parking is there. No internet and pets are not allowed. The group size can be up to 9 people. No extra facilities are available.
Location: Police Bazar Shillong Khyndailad, Police Bazar.

Orange Homestay

Orange Homestay is a place for stay with a good location. Every room has wooden flooring, 40 inch LED TV, private bathroom. Free Wi-Fi and parking. Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport is 100 km away from this place. Pets are not allowed. Bottle water and kid meals are charged additionally. Transport for pick up and drop off at airport is also available. Cleaning services like trouser press, dry cleaning, ironing and laundry are available with extra charges. It also a good ambience. Room options are double and twin. It is 4 km away from Shillong. Extra mattresses are provided.
Location: Jowai Road H.No. 15 Near Mawblei Goenka Hyundai.
Nearby attractions: Shillong View Point, Ward’s Lake, Umiew River.
Nearby restaurants: NH-44 Cafe& Hideaway, Shillong Cafe.
Nearest airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

Woodstock Farm House

Woodstock Farm House is a place with an amazing surroundings. Guests here are provided with TV, and a restaurant. Private parking can be arranged with extra charges. Buffet breakfast is available. No internet facility. Pets are not allowed. Garden is also there. Only double rooms are available. It is far away from centre of Shillong. No extra facilities are available like cleaning services etc.
Location: 8th mile, Lumdewsaw NH40, Mylliem, Shillong.

La serene

La serene is a place which is 18 km away from centre of Shillong. It has a garden, and a terrace. Free Wi-Fi and private parking. Shared kitchen and car rental is also available. The rooms has AC, TV, dining area and private bathroom with hairdryer. The guests are also provided with a desk and kettle. It offers both continental and vegetarian breakfast. Pets are allowed. Wine, kid meals, fruits, bottle water are charged extra. Upper floors can be reached by stairs only. Grocery deliveries are also available with extra charges. Activities like cycling, hiking, skiing, bike tours can be enjoyed with extra charges. From the airport, transport is arranged to get here.
Location: Mawkriah upper Shillong Mawphlang road.
Nearby attractions: Secret grove forest
Nearby restaurants: Susie German Restaurant, Easy point eatery Cafe