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8.5

Excellent

69 reviews

69 reviews

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8.2

Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Parking
FREE
Nearby landmarks
Buddha Park 2.4 km
Bagdogra Airport 67.5 km
Paro Airport 106.9 km
Tumlingtar Airport 113.8 km
Biratnagar Airport 139.8 km
Cooch Behar Airport 154.3 km
Tenzing-Hillary Airport 165.3 km
Phaplu Airport 175.8 km
Saidpur Airport 179.0 km
Rajbiraj Airport 182.1 km

The Barfung Retreat

Above Barfung Primary School, Barfung Sub Division Ravangla - Sikkim, India, Ravong, Ravangla, India, 737139 - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers car park free of charge. Conveniently situated in the Ravong part of Ravangla, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 3-star property features restaurant to make your stay more indulgent and memorable.

Highlights

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Excellent room comfort & quality

Airport transfer

Daily housekeeping

Blackout curtains

Hygiene Plus

This property has self-selected and self-certified the following hygiene measures.Learn more
Safety Features
Staff trained in safety protocol
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Preventative Equipment
Hand sanitizer
Free face masks
Health and Medical
First aid kit

Facilities

Airport transfer

Car park

Shuttle service

Check-in/out [express]

BBQ facilities

Luggage storage

Bar

Restaurants

Cheaper than 88% of all properties in Ravangla in the last 24 hoursCompared to 17 Ravangla properties at Agoda for various dates
Value for money8.3
Distance to city center7 km
Location rating8.2

Rooms available at The Barfung Retreat

Deluxe Room
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 queen bed
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Suite with Mountain View
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  • Room size: 28 m²/301 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 king bed
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Super Deluxe
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 2 single beds or 1 double b...
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Standard Double Room
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  • Room size: 14 m²/151 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 2 single beds
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standard deluxe
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 2 single beds
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Standard Room
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    Suite Room
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      Room Assigned on Arrival
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        Frequently asked questions

        What time is check-in and check-out at The Barfung Retreat?

        Check-in is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out.

        How do I get to The Barfung Retreat?

        The Barfung Retreat is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want to book a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. A stay at The Barfung Retreat also comes with easy access to the neighborhoods around the hotel through the convenient shuttle service offered at the hotel. For those who wish to drive their own cars, The Barfung Retreat has a car park on site, as well as additional parking nearby if the first car park is full. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Ravangla with private transportation, the hotel can arrange both taxis or car rental.

        Is breakfast offered at The Barfung Retreat?

        Start your mornings right, with the continental and buffet breakfast options offered at The Barfung Retreat. Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 500 INR if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hotel.

        What are my dining options at The Barfung Retreat?

        The Barfung Retreat features an on-site restaurant for your dining convenience.

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        What people love about The Barfung Retreat

        • 10

          Exceptional

          "Enjoyed my stay here thoroughly."

          Kshitij

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          November 27, 2022

        • 10

          Exceptional

          "The place is amazing."

          Sambhav

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          July 15, 2022

        • 10

          Exceptional

          "The food is really really tasty so it's best you opt for the complete breakfast+lunch+dinner package."

          Tanmoy

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          March 23, 2022

        Overall rating:

        8.5

        Excellent
        69 reviews
        Cleanliness
        8.7
        Facilities
        7.9
        Location
        8.2
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        More about The Barfung Retreat

        More about The Barfung Retreat

        The Barfung Retreat

        The Barfung Retreat provides a range services and amenities to help make your stay more comfortable. If you need a ride from or to the airport, the hotel can arrange it before your check-in date. Taxi, car hire and shuttle services provided by the hotel make it easy to plan your day trips, sightseeing, and more around Ravangla. If you plan to arrive by car, you'll appreciate the hotel's free parking, right on-site.
        The hotel provides front desk services such as express check-in or check-out, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes for guests' convenience. If you need, the ticket service and tours can even help you book tickets and reservations at all the best shows and programs nearby. For lazy days and nights, in-room conveniences like room service and daily housekeeping let you make the most of your room.
        Feel right at home during your stay at The Barfung Retreat. Some rooms are equipped with linen service and blackout curtains for your convenience. Some rooms at The Barfung Retreat include special design features like a balcony or terrace. In-room entertainment such as cable TV, is provided for guests in select rooms.
        The hotel also offers a coffee or tea maker in some rooms for when you feel like it is needed. Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the hotel provides toiletries, bathrobes and towels in some select rooms. For sophisticated relaxation, be sure to visit the executive lounge.


        Dining and things to do

        Nothing starts a morning better than a delicious breakfast, which you can always enjoy in-house at The Barfung Retreat. If you don't feel like going out to eat, you can always opt for the delicious dining options at the hotel. A night in at the hotel's bar can be as fun as a night out with your travel companions.
        Never let a day go wasted when you're at The Barfung Retreat with all the activities and facilities provided. Have some easy fun without traveling far, while playing hiking trails at The Barfung Retreat. Have fun with your friends or family, or even meet new people at the library.


        Reasons to stay here

        Rooms don't get much cheaper than here, being less than 88% of the city's accommodation.
        Know you'll get excellent dining options here, where past guests have rated onsite or nearby dining above 88% of the city's accommodation.
        It's hard to beat the room comfort here, which is rated higher than 88% of other accommodations in Ravangla.

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        Amenities and facilities

        Very good
        Facilities

        7.9

        Languages spoken
        • English
        • Hindi
        • Nepali
        Accessibility
        • Wheelchair accessible
        Internet access
        • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
        • Internet services
        Things to do, ways to relax
        • Garden
        • Hiking
        • Ticket services
        • Tours
        Cleanliness and safety
        • Anti-viral cleaning products
        • Body thermometer
        • Breakfast in room
        • Cashless payment service
        • Daily disinfection in all rooms
        • Daily disinfection in common areas
        • First aid kit
        • Free face masks
        • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
        • Hand sanitizer
        • Hot water linen and laundry washing
        • Individually-wrapped food options
        • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
        • Room sanitization opt-out available
        • Rooms sanitized between stays
        • Safe dining setup
        • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
        • Shared stationery removed
        • Staff trained in safety protocol
        • Temperature check for guests and staff
        Dining, drinking, and snacking
        • Alternative meal arrangement
        • Bar
        • BBQ facilities
        • Kitchen
        • Restaurants
        • Room service
        Services and conveniences
        • Chapel
        • Daily housekeeping
        • Elevator
        • Food delivery
        • Heating in public area
        • Library
        • Luggage storage
        • Safety deposit boxes
        • Shrine
        • Smoking area
        • Terrace
        For the kids
        • Family room
        • Kids meal
        • Playground
        Access
        • CCTV in common areas
        • CCTV outside property
        • Check-in/out [express]
        • Fire extinguisher
        • Pets allowed
        • Security [24-hour]
        Getting around
        • Airport transfer
        • Car park [free of charge]
        • Car park [nearby]
        • Car park [on-site]
        • Rental car
        • Shuttle service
        • Taxi service
        Available in all rooms
        • Additional bathroom
        • Additional toilet
        • Balcony/terrace
        • Blackout curtains
        • Closet
        • Clothes rack
        • Desk
        • Free bottled water
        • Linens
        • Mirror
        • Private entrance
        • Satellite/cable channels
        • Seating area
        • Shower
        • Telephone
        • Toiletries
        • Towels
        • Wake-up service
        • Wooden/parqueted flooring

        Food and dining

        Breakfast options
        • Asian
        • Continental
        • Halal
        • Vegetarian
        • Vegan
        Restaurants on site
        Restaurant
        • Cuisine: Asian
        • Menu: A-la-carte

        Location

        Above Barfung Primary School, Barfung Sub Division Ravangla - Sikkim, India, Ravong, Ravangla, India, 737139
        Excellent
        Location

        8.2

        Property policies

        Children and extra beds

        Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

        All children are welcome.

        Children 0-4 year(s)
        Stay for free if using existing bedding.
        If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
        Guests 5 years and older are considered as adults
        Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
        Others
        • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

        Some helpful facts

        Check-in/Check-out
        • Check-in from12:00
        • Check-out from12:00
        • Check-out until12:00
        • Reception open until21:00
        Getting around
        • Distance from city center7 km
        • Travel time to airport (minutes)300
        Extras
        • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)500 INR
        The property
        • Number of floors1
        • Number of restaurants1
        • Number of rooms 6
        • Room voltage220
        • Year property opened2013

        Property announcements

        Please note that any changes in tax structure due to government policies will result in revised taxes, which will be applicable to all reservations and will be charged additionally during check out.

        Reviews of The Barfung Retreat from real guests

        Provided by verified guests of Agoda
        8.3
        /
        10
        Excellent
        Cleanliness8.7
        Facilities7.9
        Location8.2
        Service8.3
        Value for money8.3
        High score for Ravangla
        Rating
        9+ Exceptional (9)
        8-9 Excellent (0)
        7-8 Very Good (1)
        6-7 Good (0)
        <6 Below Expectation (5)
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        Dec - Feb (9)
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        9.6
        Exceptional
        BIBHAS from India
        Family with teens
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 3 nights in May 2017

        Exceptional”

        The location will hit you right out as it is ideally secluded with a spectacular view of the Himalayan Ranges right from the room. The Hotel staff were very courteous. The food was very good and made as per our requirement and surprisingly affordable. I usually never write reviews but this is for my fellow travelers who may/should visit this hotel....... One must have a long chat with the Manager who is very knowledgeable on topics related to Sikkim. Seek his guidance regarding the food one must taste, places one must see, Buddhism and its background. The place initially may make you feel a little too secluded but since we stayed for three days we felt not only safe but at home. Seek the Mnagers guidance for local trekking spots as there are many and we missed a few. I really recommend at least two days stay in Ravangla and particularly in this Resort. Rooms are quite spacious and well maintained. My family just loved it.

        Reviewed May 11, 2017

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        8.0
        Excellent
        PARTHA from India
        Family with teens
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 3 nights in October 2018

        Good property away from crowd”

        Definitely it is one of the best properties available in Ravangla. Superb location with un-parallel views of Kanchenjhanga. Staff are well behaved , welcoming in attitude but room service takes relatively longer time to get execute. Please avoid taking cold drinks otherwise Jhatka Jorsei Lagega. Complementary bottle of water , toiletries are not up to expectations. Still can be visited further to enjoy Himalaya from the nestle of the country side of Sikkim.

        Reviewed October 27, 2018

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        9.2
        Exceptional
        Abhijit from India
        Family with teens
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in December 2016

        I visited Barfung Retreat with my family and fell in love with that place.”

        The view was stunning. The cottages were beautiful and the rooms and washrooms were large. It was December around Christmas and very cold - we got plenty of hot water to shower. There was a well stocked library with a view of the Eastern Himalayas. The landscaping within the resort was very nice. Most importantly the service staff was friendly, attentive and the service was very personal. Food was on order and was served piping hot in the dining hall. Wifi was non-funtional but that was a boon and an escape. TV in the room and reading books was good enough. We had a bonfire at night and the boys played cricket with the kids of the resient staff....will go back there for sure.

        Reviewed March 30, 2017

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        6.0
        sangeeta from India
        Family with teens
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in December 2019

        Good place wasted by poor management”

        It is a good location for people looking for a retreat away from crowds and the tourist circuit , birding and contemplation. The rooms were clean , well equipped for travellers and well designed and positioned for great mountain views The arrival experience , reception and the dining hall can be much more cozy and welcoming. It gives you a bit of an anxiety attack about the place. The worst is the staff attitude and management. Our breakfast especially on the day we left was very poor. The attitude to shortchange us on items part of the package was very obvious. The service quality for the paid dinners was in total contrast. The manger Dinesh was not capable of handling the guests 's needs or staff. Overall it is a potentially good place if the staff is improved.

        Reviewed January 02, 2020

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        10.0
        Exceptional
        Arindam from India
        Couple
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in December 2018

        You must go once”

        Its a tourist view point itself.its very calm and if you are looking for a dreamland its for you.

        Reviewed December 14, 2018

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        10.0
        Exceptional
        Anubrata from India
        Group
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 3 nights in August 2019

        Awesome place.. Enjoyed a lot”

        It was a very nice experience..Staff, food, nature everything was just perfect.

        Reviewed November 27, 2020

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        5.2
        Sutanu from India
        Couple
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 1 night in February 2019

        Hotel staff were not courteous”

        gave a dirty room for driver. Dont have proper room for drivers. Didnt ask my driver for dinner, so he stayed empty stomach on that night..Staffs are not helpful .They are very much lazy . You have to ask many times for a service. Though location of hotel is very good.

        Reviewed February 19, 2019

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        9.6
        Exceptional
        Ranjit from India
        Family with young children
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 1 night in October 2018

        Nice ambience, good rooms and service ”

        Remote place from Rabongla market

        Reviewed October 23, 2018

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        5.6
        Saugata from India
        Family with young children
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in February 2021

        Avoid staying like plague”

        Awful food with a novice cook. All guests had stomach trouble. Intercom non functional, for every thing you have to walk up to kitchen. No concept of customer service, just money making.

        Reviewed February 14, 2021

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        10.0
        Exceptional
        Subhra from India
        Couple
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in January 2023

        Excellent location”

        people who love nature must visit

        Reviewed January 10, 2023

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        10.0
        Exceptional
        Kshitij from India
        Solo traveler
        standard deluxe
        Stayed 1 night in March 2021

        Great Location and Good Service ”

        Wonderful place to be by yourself. Enjoyed my stay here thoroughly.

        Reviewed November 27, 2022

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        10.0
        Exceptional
        Sambhav from India
        Solo traveler
        Super Deluxe
        Stayed 1 night in December 2021

        Wow!”

        The place is amazing. The views are amazing and the food was delicious!

        Reviewed July 15, 2022

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        10.0
        Exceptional
        Tanmoy from India
        Couple
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in March 2022

        Beautiful place with a great team on site.”

        The retreat is quite off the beaten path, and you would mostly like to stay put when you're here. The food is really really tasty so it's best you opt for the complete breakfast+lunch+dinner package.

        Reviewed March 23, 2022

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        2.8
        Sohan from India
        Solo traveler
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 2 nights in February 2022

        Acceptable”

        When my friends, who recommended it had visited, everything was good. I think it shut down totally during the pandemic and presently it is in very poor condition. Hope it will improve soon

        Reviewed February 21, 2022

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        2.0
        Rakesh from India
        Family with young children
        Deluxe Room
        Stayed 1 night in January 2022

        Worst and Atrocious Experience”

        Location is in Jungle. Totally cut off. Hospitality is zero. Manager Dinesh Thapa is useless. No internet. TV not Recharged. Geyser not working. Ceiling Lifhts are fused. Dirty Linen. Electric Kettle was used by staff. Charges were Rs 6000 for 2 Rooms one Night. Stay away from this property. Also wrong Location on Google.

        Reviewed January 06, 2022

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