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Clarkes Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This historic British empire era hotel is very charming although old fashioned in its decor. The manager, Puja, is lovely and very gracious greeting each guest when they arrive and at breakfast. All the staff are wonderful and very friendly.

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 7 May 2018

A visit to Shimla is incomplete if you do not stay at the Clarkes Hotel, one of oldest hotels of the Oberoi chain. Conveniently located at the foot of The Mall, this heritage colonial style architecture hotel dates back to 1898 and has managed to...More

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Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 8 May 2018

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was nice candel light dinner I had in clarkes... the food is too good ... n it’s location make it the best... since Oberoi standards are followed here give me the reason to visit again n again... a must visit property in ShimlaMore

Thank sheetalkuthiala2007
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable meal and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the good hotel of shimla. Located at a very good position. You can see alot from there. Alot of cuisine are availble here with a very good taste. One of the famous and delicious dish of the hotel is Lamb Rogan Josh. The...More

Thank Ekamsingh76
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable meal and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was more of an impromptu trip that we (my wife, my son and my mother) planned with the family of my sister-in-law (her, her husband and daughter). The two kids are the same age and were longing for a vacation where they could enjoy...More

Thank Nishant S
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$106 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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jmc1919
9 January 2018|
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Response from Aparna S | Reviewed this property |
No swimming pool available
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TJamal
17 December 2017|
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Response from Bruce K | Reviewed this property |
I've never counted the steps but there are about 60 to 80 on the south side arranged in two flights from the parking area. One can enter directly from the Mall on the north side without steps but that side is not accessible... More
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jaixyz
10 September 2017|
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Response from newtownhelen3 | Reviewed this property |
We did not have air conditioning it was not needed porters carry everything up if you have to park down in the bottom car park there was construction across the road at the government buildings in may this year we were on... More
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