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Clarkes Hotel

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A stay at Clarkes is highly recommended for those who want to be near the Mall and do not have time to walk long distances. Cecil, though at a prettier location, is also the more expensive Oberoi option. Both share a meticulous attention paid to...More

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Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 4 days 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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Reviewed 6 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 6 days ago

Nice heritage property...welll maintaintained in the best market place of capital hill city. rentals are fine. Services are also good but the hotel is under rennovation hence one may expect betterment in services in coming times. Food is also fine but the breakfast menu can...More

Thank SachinSinha
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 6 days 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. Clarkes is a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the property from where the Oberoi Group of Hotels started. The property is owned by Oberoi so you don’t have to worry about any service. It is located at the beginning of the Mall Road and it is most ideally located. The rooms...More

Thank mdhoot
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 6 days 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

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights in one of the good rooms, bedroom, bathroom and a separate dressing room, but for the last night we were there we managed to get one of the deluxe rooms. And wow, not only the normal bed and bathroom but...More

Thank nigel m
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 6 days 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
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Minibar
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Price range
US$ 112 - US$ 208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 112 - US$ 208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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jmc1919
8 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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"premium rooms are better!"
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"nice Heritage Property"
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"Best views,quiet ambience."
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"Ask for valley view rooms, as other rooms have view of Mall Road"
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