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Hotel Willow Banks

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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4 Star Hotel
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All reviewstourist liftsanjay sharmacafe shimlapremium roomsmall balconyroom servicehotel is locatedconvenient locationnice hotelhigh court parkinghot waterbreakfast spreadexcellent locationcomfortable stayview from the balconyrooms are spacioustravel desk
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Shimla times cafe is inn these days ..I love the continental food here...space to sit in open and live music makes it most entertaining place that too in city ...spa for couples is additional limelight of this place

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was a brilliant relaxing experience... when in Shimla you must visit !!! Clean , professional and happy accommodating staff. Inder Singh the manager scores full marks. Excellent service. The therapist were absolutely superb. Feeling good right now !!! We will be back soon 😊

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Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are delighted that you enjoyed your vacation with us especially the rejuvenating experience at our spa. We really do hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Its my second time stay in the hotel. The best part of this hotel is its location, just on the mall and there are people on the road till about 11 PM, so no isolated area. The buffet breakfast had a lot of varieties and...More

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Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday with us and especially liked our location, access, rooms, staff and music! We will surely take your feedback on board for improvement of our services. Hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is one of those hotels whose name can be seen from the Mall Road also. It all s very close to the lift and so easy for those who have driven to Shimla. They can easily park somewhere near and access the lift to...More

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Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks Shimla. We are delighted that you enjoyed your vacation with us and especially liked the location, access, rooms and activities available. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From well-appointed and spacious rooms, prompt room service, delicious in-house dining with special late night menu options to spectacular city and valley view from rooms and locational convenience; Hotel Willow Banks has everything. Shimla Ridge, Mall Road and Lakkar Bazar are just a stone throw...More

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Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked our location, view rom the rooms, our restaurants and late night menu. We look forward to hosting you again soon!

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Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
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Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Hot Tub
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US$ 72 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Spa Hotel in Shimla
#8 Family Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 72 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Spa Hotel in Shimla
#8 Family Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Rahulparul
29 June 2018|
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Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Hotel Willow Banks is situated on the heritage Mall Road where cars are not allowed. Hence there is no parking at the Hotel property. However, the largest car park in Shimla - the Shimla central parking is just a... More
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Priyanka A
9 June 2018|
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Response from Tim_Globetrotter | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the roads are safe. The vehicles are nit allowed
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Nitin G
3 June 2018|
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Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Dear Sir, while there is scarcity of water in Shimla city, our hotel is not affected. We assure our guests 24x7 running water supply. However due to the scarcity we advise our guests to kindly use water responsibly and... More
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Room Tips
"Premium rooms are best"
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"Always prefer upper storey floors with balcony for a better view."
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"best shimla valley views, cozy rooms,mall road"
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"choose ant room on first floor with kitchenette if u r going with kids otherwise any room will do ."
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