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Shimla YMCA

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I checked in for a day use as I had work nearby. The front desk person was courteous and friendly. Very well located heritage property. It's a pity the upkeep is poor. Small things like chipped water glass, dirty water jug, cracked window panes, dirty curtains, dirty washrooms
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I stayed at the YMCA in Shimla in December. Our stay here was an absolute disaster from the beginning. On arrival we were asked to pay despite my friend already having paid on booking.com to secure the booking. The miser who ran the hostel then refused to take any
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The YMCA is a perfect location. The thing about Simla is that it is basically a city draped over a mountain ridge. If a guest house or hotel indicates it is a km from Center or more, you could be in for a real climb to get to Center town. The Y has dormitories and private rooms,
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Gloomy and damp, but the room was clean and reasonably comfortable. Bring your own towel (and soap) but good luck with it drying. Not much activity going on--they appear to run health and social programs, but I saw nothing going on beyond the hostel; the Cineplex is adjacent but
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YMCA has always provided the best amenities with the best location. And it is what you get in the Shimla YMCA. It is located just behind the church which makes every market easily accessible. The views from the balcony are something to look forward to.Moreover, the Ritz theatre
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the room could be cleaned and old items replaced
Kamar di YMCA Simla
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Do the bathrooms have towels for guests?
No, however you can rent them, though I've forgotten the rates, maybe ₹50-₹100
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I'm not sure what you mean by 6 youngsters so I'll assume teenage men and women? Yes they are, clean and several showers or toilets per floor. Should be fine for a group of six if you share rooms (2 in each room)
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you can call on this no- 01772652375. They are very helpful, they will book it in ur name. But do it a month in advance since May is peak season. Have a great trip
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Ya , u need to book it in advance since June is a busy season. the phone no is 01772652375. U guys can stay in shared accommodation, its clean too!
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"Rooms in the annex beside the main building gives more privacy."
"Don't Book any rooms Here!!"
"Room 15 smelt pretty damp, so we chose another. It was fine"
"Room 19 or the opposite one has sweeping city views"
"Left wing has better beds and bathrooms."
US$16 - US$17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaHimachal PradeshShimla DistrictShimla
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