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Roghi Road Kanag Saring, Kalpa 172108 India
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#2 of 10 hotels in Kalpa
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It is a pleasure to meet you in our family-owned small scale Tibetan Style Hotel. We hope to meet you soon, and are more than willing to let you experience comfortable, peaceful and unforgettable times in Kalpa. "Shamba-La" is a mythical place somewhere located in the Himalayan area, known as a paradise on earth. We did our best to create that paradise. According to the references of our customers, we are very successful in that. Warm regards from our hearts, "The Grand Shamba-La" team
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Yoga classes
Restaurant
Hiking
Bicycle tours
Books, DVDs, music for children
Indoor play area for children
Secured parking
Wifi
Yoga room
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Evening entertainment
Car hire
Newspaper
Outdoor fireplace
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun deck
Umbrella
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Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Desk
Dining area
Fireplace
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Cable / satellite TV
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Soundproof rooms
Air purifier
Bathrobes
Private balcony
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Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Laptop safe
Flatscreen TV
On-demand films
iPod docking station
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Mountain view
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Languages Spoken
English, Hindi
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Vikas Goel wrote a review Mar 2021
Ambala, India9 contributions1 helpful vote
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The best host and the greatest hospitality you can ever hope for. The front rooms have the best views of Kinner Kailash in all of Kalpa. Their library is fantastic, as are the meditation room and the entertainment room with a large projector and a great collection of movies and documentaries. We went for our 30th anniversary for six days and the entire trip was phenomenal. We will cherish these memories all our life. The staff had arranged for a well thought of private, candle light dinner for the two of us.
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Date of stay: March 2021
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pawan0782verma wrote a review Feb 2021
Shimla, India75 contributions63 helpful votes
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The staff is amazing the host and the owner both are very humble and very hospitable . The best view from kalpa . The bar Library And the bonfire area are amazing . Devil the staff guy is always excited to host the guests. Whenever in kalpa without a doubt opt for this one . Recommended trip to chakka and peo market also .
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Aadil Naik wrote a review Jan 2021
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Easily the best place in Kalpa to spend a week or a weekend. This is my second visit to the place in 3 years, and I have yet to find a more hospitable and positive staff. Owner Prithvi has now become a friend, and has done up the place beautifully. Army issue blankets kept us warm in -18 deg nights, and the warmth from staff like Shubham (amongst others) kept us ever warmer. The food is lovely, and it has fantastic views of the surrounding mountains. And all of this from the comfort of your bed. The place itself is beautifully done up, with balconies offering spectacular evening chai spots. The library on the top floor is stacked with a great variety of books, and also offers a 360 view of the surrounding area. I’m not going to bother looking for another place to stay in Kalpa.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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soniavad wrote a review Dec 2019
Visakhapatnam, India10 contributions3 helpful votes
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We traveled to Kalpa after 4 days in Taj Theog, Simla, and since this is a tiny village we hadn't expected much, but oh we were in for such a surprise! The views of Jorkanden and Ralden from each room are to die for, and you can even spot the Kinnaur Kailash trident using the binoculars present in the upper deck/ library in the hotel. The sit-out here on the library deck was perfect for watching the sun rise (I even shot a time-lapse video). The hotel is owned by Mr Prithviraj Negi, who was traveling, but we were well taken care of by Mr Yashpal (the manager), Mr Devender and Mr Shubham, who were all courteous, ever-smiling and very friendly. They accommodated our request for food items which weren't even on the menu, and we relished the tastiest bowls of Thukpa here. The
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Mahesh Kumar wrote a review Dec 2019
Visakhapatnam District, India1 contribution1 helpful vote
We visited Kalpa on 10 th 11th and 12th December 2019. The high light of our stay was in Grand Shamba La Kalpa we were a Group of 10 Adults and one child and we had senior members on the group the staff were very courteous and helpful food was excellent and Yashpal thr Manager had taken personal responsibility of our safe return when it started snowing heavily I recommend this hotel for every body and I travel a lot but this was the best experience ofy travel in a Decade Mahesh Kumar
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Surya Kiran wrote a review Dec 2019
Visakhapatnam, India51 contributions19 helpful votes
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Where do I begin writing about this exceptional hotel perched in the midst of the himalayas, with uninterrupted views of the kinner kailash range! The hotel is a great hub if you wish to visit chitkul, sangla or nearby hill stations. Rooms - spacious enough for 2-3 people. Every room has a 3 kW heater that should heat the room until -10C. The rooms have dish tv connection, continuous hot water supply, hot water kettle etc. Food - when we visited in the month of december, winter was on and all we tried was thukpa. The food prepared and served by Devender was very tasty and fresh. Since the hotel operates on a MAP plan, you wont need to pay extra for an additional order. Location - poets/writers can just sit in the rooms balcony and write their magnum opus. The amazing views of
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Con14 wrote a review Oct 2019
Castelfranco Veneto, Italy38 contributions9 helpful votes
I have been traveling to Kinnaur during the last 12 months and I spent nights and time in this excellent hotel. High level service, great food and perfect position in a apples orchard... No one hotel has the same level. Warmly recommended
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Date of stay: October 2019
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STM666 wrote a review Oct 2019
Pasadena, California195 contributions112 helpful votes
Love the grand shamba la and village of kalpa. . Quick, get there while it is still unspoiled by tourism! There has been a building boom of new hotels since we were there in 2016. Hotel is immaculate, staffed with wonderful people and serves excellent food. Gracious owner , Prithvi, helped us arrange excellent safe driver to take us through amazing spiti valley to leh, He was open to switching us when we didn’t like s couple of the hotels he had booked. Unfortunately hard to match standard of grand shamba la .. it is so top notch.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Gautam_Rathor wrote a review Sep 2019
White House, Jamaica23 contributions47 helpful votes
Location – The hotel is located on the road to Roghi village. Though the hotel can be seen from the road, access is through a narrow road which leads to the small parking area of the hotel. From Rekong Peo its about 30 minutes drive. The Hotel – The hotel structure consists ground + 6 floors which the top floor being the library. The library is well stocked. Each floor has 4 rooms with 2 facing the majestic and scenic Kinner Kailash Ranges. The ground floor houses the reception area and the dining area where all meals are served. Behind this there is a dining area for buffet meals with a small open courtyard. The bar i.e. Yeti Sports Bar and the meditation room i.e. Yeti Retreat can be accessed from this area. The meditation room is a must visit and one can enjoy the solitude
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Date of stay: May 2019
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Jesse_india wrote a review Aug 2019
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India7 contributions
We had an unexpected two night stay in the hotel due to a roadblock ahead of Kalpa. We could not have ended up in a better place. The rooms are beautiful, offering a great view of the snowy peaks. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The attached bar too has some great views and stylish seating, offering local and punjabi dishes. Next time we are in the area, we will definitely come again.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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PRICE RANGE
$62 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
The Grand Shangri-La
LOCATION
IndiaHimachal PradeshKinnaur DistrictKalpa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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