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Kolkata, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed over here on 25th and 26th of March 2016. Located near a few kms away from the main city this is a perfect place for those who wants peace and serenity. This homestay is situated between mountains and trees which makes it more beautiful. The rooms had old school decors which made it more perfect besides it had...

Thank sohail5211
Chandigarh, India
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

very beautiful home. its like home away from home. away from hustle of shimla sitauted right opposite to st bede's college. i like this place. even hanumaan ji of jaakhu temple we can see sitting outside. perfectly placed to make sure u stay in peace. the care taker is also very good. will definitely stay here in my next visit...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 7 February 2016

this property simply made our trip to shimla more memorable.... Being bit away from main shimla, so gives you more peace and serenity... we were assisted by a domestic help an he made sure our trip was all comfortable.... The in-house kitchen with all necessary ingredients was a value added feature .... In short , Hiramount is beautifully located and...

Thank bansalg56
Patiala, India
Reviewed 25 April 2015

It was a nice stay as we booked this hotel on the same day online in our budget and room was spacious and clean though paint and certain other things seemed to be old and they need maintenance. It is not good as a resort but as a hotel, it is nice.

Thank Jatin G
Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I stayed 3 nights at Heera Mount...Really awesome place in shimla...When we have booked this hotel then we are in doubt but when I visited then really a fine experience....Best part ,it is located in outer shimla which is far away from crowd and morning view is just like heaven I recommend everyone to book this hotel Aman Kalra

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Shimla no longer look like a hill station. thanks to such serene cottages where you can have peace of mind. its a beautiful cottage, well taken care of, very nice home cooked food. We were a family of 6 and didn't want to celebrate our new year with noisy hotels and selected this cottage. We chit chatted near the fire...

1Thank Shruti N
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Reviewed 9 October 2014

What a place......what a lovely family.....we are lucky to have an amazing experience here. This is the perfect....absolutely perfect home stay......Just visit Shimla to experience this place. I strongly recommend this.

Thank Srinivast3
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Shimla has become completely commercialized and stay at prime market place doesnt make any sense since they dont provide any view and there are hotels and house all around. We were lucky to get this property on peak tourist days at Shimla. The property is located little away from Shimla town. But there is frequent bus connectivity and no travel...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We revisited Hira mount retreat,the place was more homely than before.We enjoyed the sumptuous homely food.The place had an aura of British legacy having thick dhaji walls,wooden flooring and ceiling of deodar wood.The artifacts and interior are antique.the rooms were spacious and outside view was excellent.special mansion to the rose creepers on the front porch.we definitely recommend this place to...

1Thank amrinsahi
Mohali, India
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Well he experience was bad ,,... To sum up...poor service(Only one staff available..all in for room service/housekeeping/catering/) The room that was offered to us was a shabby room with no chairs/sofas and not even a single window..there was a smelly drain adjoining the room giving us jitters...) staff is untrained...dont know how to respect the privacy of the guests,,knocked our...

2Thank Amar237

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hira Mount Retreat B&B is located in Murray Field Estate on the famous forest hill road, opposite ST. Bede’s College. This place is over 100 years old with neat Tudor-Styled Bungalow. Overlooks the Jakhu Hill, Kasumpti View & Raj Bhawan “the governors house” ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hira Mount Retreat

Address: Bedes College Opp St | Navbahar Chowk, Shimla 171002, India
Region: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
Price Range: ₹ 4,153 - ₹ 6,400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hira Mount Retreat 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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Hira Mount Retreat Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
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 of 5 bubbles jatingarg, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
“go with a family, thats what this place is for.”
 of 5 bubbles shrutishergill, 18 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Dont go online booking, if u dont want to be duped !!!”
 of 5 bubbles Amar237, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
“If you are travelling in a group, upto 5-6 people, pick the 2 joined rooms. Else go for the more private single room.”
 of 5 bubbles aubhrom, 30 Jun 2013 | Read review
“we had the cottage with 2 rooms, both very spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles madhu931, 8 Dec 2012 | Read review
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