Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Great Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Hideout is a family run, only Backpackers hostel located in the heart of Darjeeling. It is more of a place to chill with superb views of the mighty Kanchenjunga and sunset through the Singalila range. It is preferred by solo travellers who look to spend quiet and relaxing time at Darjeeling. It is easy to access most of the nearby sightseeing areas by foot.
We have all the basic needs covered from free Wi-Fi to hot shower. We’ve got a travel café in the rooftop with a common area where most of our guests like to hang out. There is a book exchange facility. Information about all sightseeing places, best restaurants, local villages and recommendations are given by the hosts.
It is not a party hostel (No alcohol allowed on property premises).
No Parking for Motorbikes and cars.
We provide Mtb rentals, Trekking, Hiking, Bike rentals, paid laundry service and Local guides.
Located very close to the tourist attraction centre in Darjeeling i.e., The Mall (Chowrasta), where vehicles are restricted so it is a good hike to get to the hostel.

***Property Policies & Conditions:
***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Cancellation policy: 2 days before arrival.
2. Check in from 13:00 to 22:00
3. Check out before 11:00 noon.
4. Payment upon arrival by cash only.
5. Reception working hours 08:00-21:00.
6. Age Restriction: 18+.
7. Taxes not included.
8. Breakfast not included.
9. No pets. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.6

  • Security 8.6

  • Location 7.9

  • Staff 8.6

  • Atmosphere 8.6

  • Cleanliness 8.4

  • Facilities 7.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    20 Feb 2020
    Loved the experience. Very good staff neat and clean rooms value for money
    India, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    05 Feb 2020
    Perfect homestay, recommended fr all backpackers and riders.
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    18 Dec 2019
    Great view and great service. Small but very cosy and has a great atmosphere.
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 10.0


    12 Nov 2019
    Best in Gangtok and the host is a beautiful and soulful human being.
    India, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    19 Feb 2020
    Had a great stay at the hideout! Don’t be afraid to ask a local for directions your first time. The hostel is very relaxing and secluded with great views (when it’s not foggy), but still a quick walk into the main bazaar!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    24 Jan 2020
    Great location near to centre. High up and fantastic mountain views on clear mornings. Family run and very friendly and helpful. Cold time of year to visit but plenty of blankets and even a hot water bottle to rent. I would stay again.
    England, Female, 41+
  • 8.9


    02 Mar 2020
    I had an amazing experience at Hideout Backpackers Hostel in Darjeeling, India. The best part was meeting with other solo travellers from 3 different countries and ultimately we ended up becoming friends, going for drinks and dinner and also an early morning group trip to tiger hill to witness the amazing sunrise 🌄on Mount Kanchenjunga.
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    05 Jan 2020
    No heating, can get pretty chilly in the rooms and common areas.
    Argentina, Female, 31-40
  • 6.3


    05 Dec 2019
    Renovation in-progress. Place is aptly named 'Hideout' since it's hard to find. Staff once they warm up to you are friendly. Good option to crash for a night.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 4.9


    19 Jan 2020
    The location of this hostel is probably it's major downside. There's a lot of walking in narrow streets and crossing open sewers to reach the entrance. As for facilities, running hot water should be the most basic amenity provided given that we're staying in a cold region area; buckets of hot water provided only on request are not my idea of a refreshing bath. The bed too was quite small for 2 persons to fit in (in the private room). The carpets seemed very old and dusty.
    India, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi