Celebrity Guests

One of the most luxurious resort and long time favorite for celebrity getaways. THE ELGIN NOR-KHILL, GANGTOK is like stepping into an oasis of calm and eternal beauty. The hotel transports visitors into another imaginative and glittering realm, the ultimate place to relax in privacy.

Originally built as the Royal guest house of the King of Sikkim, the hotel has played host to dignitaries like the US Ambassador and Crown Prince of Sikkim, His Holiness The Dalai Lama, Hollywood celebrities Shirley MacLean and Michael Douglas.

A list of some of the many distinguished guests who have enjoyed residence in the property are as follows:

  • His Holiness The Dalai Lama
  • Chogyal(King) – Tashi Namgyal of Sikkim
  • Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand
  • Crown Prince Tenzing Namgyal
  • Richard Gere – American Film Actor
  • Shirley Maclaine – American Film and Television Actress
  • A.R Rahman – Indian Music Composer
  • Narendra Modi – Prime Minister of India
  • Rahul Gandhi – Indian Politician
  • Kapil Dev – Indian Cricketer
  • Baichung Bhutia – Indian Footballer
  • Shilpa Shetty – Indian Film Actress
  • Zail Singh – 7th President of India
  • Adi Godrej – Indian Industrialist and Businessman
  • Satish Gupta – Indian Artist
  • Russi Mody – Former Chairman of TISCO (Tata Steel & Air India)
  • Michael Douglas – American Actor and Producer