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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay in the super deluxe room for 1 day in Kufri on 24 December 2016, the view from the room is Amazing along with the Garden. The Hotel Staff is Cooperative a lot If stay in Kufri choose Snow king Retreat only We enjoy our stay in Kufri

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Resort is very good and huge, staffs are very good....we are here till 30th December.....the only drawback that i felt was there was no activity for Guest knowing that there is nothing to do here as they have mentioned in the ads about activities and moreover being 25 th December, a very special occasion they should have arranged some activities...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

It's an iPhone 7 but without iOS!! This property is full of contradictions!! Amazing location but congested layout! Attention to detail (every room is unique) but pits when it comes to service! Cozy rooms but commode may protest to flush! Great food taste but inflexible attitude (no a la carte) Worse of all is the front desk - finding ways...

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3Thank Paps223
Reviewed 19 August 2016

It was a wonderful stay. Would definitely like to visit in winters while it's snowing! It was a wonderful experience. I went to Shimla for the first time , I had a booking somewhere else but i was too worried as I did not like the location. However, I ultimately found the best location and will definitely come here again...

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1Thank Vishwa K
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The location is the only saving grace for this property, We were promised free facilities at the time of online booking. I was travelling with my 9 yr old daughter. Feel cheated. Every service in room is charged Rs. 100. Eg. If you order tea in addition to cost you end up paying extra Rs. 100 every time you summon...

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3Thank Rajni_Kggn
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

I just don know what is good about the place. The cottage was very tiny. Poor house keeping, the most rude house keeping ever. And the words from the owner were " this is the kind of service we can provide, you have to deal with it" And in such a cold place the don't have any hot water supply...rather...

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2Thank Sethi N
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Serene Environment, Excellent surroundings, Delicious Food, Friendly courteous and helpful staff. Enjoyed every movement spent here. An unusual experience awesome and wants to come here again but in winters Good Luck.

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1Thank sanjay s
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Trust me, you do not want to go here! Except for the fact that it's 9000feet above the ground, there is nothing, i insist, nothing that you will like or for that matter, even tolerate. Their description on the website is deceiving and false. Right from the distance from shimla to their photos of the rooms, it's all a scam....

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Thank wanderers-wanderings
Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 23 May 2016

- Very good location, situated on a hill top with great views. There are a couple of small jungle trails for walking closeby - Good property - Decent food quality (although this is a matter of personal liking). - Run down property however as it is poorly maintained. Looks far better in photographs than in reality. - Very poor service...

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Thank shashankjogi
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Good hotel as per location top of fagu hill nice view from hotel surrounding area. But food rate is quite high as per hotel room infrastructure. Though staff are very good and cooperative. ready give u any type of assisting.

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  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Snow King Retreat is a picturesque and beautiful Retreat situated at a great location of Fagu Hill Top at 9000 ' (MSL) Adjoining dense forest, which makes the head swim and the heart pound against the quiet of the forest. Just 4.6 kms from Kufri on Narkanda Road and gets MAXIMUM HEAVY SNOW during season as compared with surrounding areas, including Kufri since the resort is higher than Kufri.Peace and freedom of nature is guaranteed at Snow King Retreat located at Highest Hill of Himachal. The beauty of Snow King Retreat is based primarily on its cool mountain air, its abundance of luxuriant vegetation and its peace and tranquility. Our Mountview Conference hall is well equipped with Multimedia Projector and can accommodate up to 100 Delegates. Guests at Snow King Retreat enjoy a high level of services and comfortable accommodation at affordable rates that makes this one of the most popular retreat in its class. We provide different accommodations Log Hut, Cane Hut, Bamboo Hut, Family Suits, Deluxe Rooms, Super Deluxe Rooms, Honeymoon Rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Snow King Retreat

Address: Fagu Top Shimla | Near Kufri, Shimla 171209, India
Region: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
Price Range: ₹ 5,379 - ₹ 8,442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Snow King Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Super Deluxe Room”
 of 5 bubbles , 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Take the Villa room...its not expensive...same as super deluxe room cost...choose block 1,2 or 3 for best views”
 of 5 bubbles RonAnuj, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Take the upper room of hills facing cottage for best views.”
 of 5 bubbles Chandigarhia, 6 Jul 2015 | Read review
“indivisual cottages for honeymoon couples”
 of 5 bubbles shashanksama, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“Don't choose Deluxe or Super Deluxe room.”
 of 5 bubbles Kanwar003, 17 May 2015 | Read review
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