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Shimla British Resort

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Formerly the residence of a British Architect, is situated at an impressive 7250 feet above sea-level. The resort is surrounded by 2000 acres of magnificent cedar and pine forests and enjoys breathtaking views of the Greater Himalayas. All guest rooms and public areas overlook dense cedar forests. Shimla British Resort provides an opportunity to get close to nature and experience the mystery, romance and adventure of the Himalayas while enjoying the comfort and luxury in a setting which dates back to 1893.
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Free Parking
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HOTEL STYLE
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Reviews (168)
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All reviews vidhan sabha heritage property small forest picturesque beauty army museum nature walk surrounded by pine trees wooden furniture bygone era hustle bustle play area for kids lovely property colonial charm reception area ala carte peak season food quality is very good
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend this property for the location alone! It is peacefully located away from noise and congestion . The rooms were clean and the staff were polite and friendly. The food was great too..

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Located in heart of Shimla yet away from hustle of city. located in lap of nature.Excellent amneties with good food prepration. Only negative point is cleanliness of washrooms. otherwise its a excellent place to stay and relax.

Thank drvinaydua
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Gem of a place to put up in Shimla. Not far from downtown are but among the calm and quite surroundings of pine forest this 18th century british villa offers a taste of the bygone era and offers you a peaceful night's sleep amidst colonial...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

visited shimla recently and i loved this resort. lovely large rooms, quick services, polte behavior of staffs,Neat, quiet and clean environment. Foods are good as well. IT GIVES A HERITAGE FEELING AROUND. VERY MUCH DIFFERENT FROM OTHER RESORTS.

Thank JoyitaD8
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Shimla Glen is one of the major tourist attactions in Shimla. and this resort is built up right there, on the edge of Shimla Glen... Yes you read right... So, you are not going to visit a forest, you would be living right on the...More

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Response from British R, Manager at Shimla British ResortResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Madam, We are very thank full for your review. You words explain our property as it is. Looking forward to your next visit and try to host you in much better way in future. Thanks & Regards Pankaj Gera

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SwatiV115
12 July 2017|
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Response from Ankitvag | Reviewed this property |
Try contacting hotel... Number is on its website
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Pulkit S
13 May 2015|
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Response from Shlok458 | Reviewed this property |
Yaa, book this resort... It's nice.. . They provide transportation at nominal charges.
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Sush_pri
6 May 2015|
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Response from Tarun S | Reviewed this property |
book somewhere else this resort is untrustworthy.
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Room Tips
"Swiss Cottage I a good option for big families. But you have climb up/down quite a bit"
Tathagata_cal
8 Jun 2018
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"We stayed in Deluxe room with no balcony. I guess rest of all are above that only."
Deepti_Gupta
4 Feb 2018
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"Room 503 was shabby and dirty and cannot be recommended."
678lynner
13 Nov 2017
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"Rooms are all beautiful"
SimranB178
7 Jul 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 36 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IndiaHimachal PradeshShimla DistrictShimla
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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