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Hatu The

Dist Shimla, Narkanda 171213, India
Hatu The
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chandigarh, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Narkanda is a quaint little town 70 kms from shimla enroute kinnaur & spiti valleys. Not many options to stay & among the ones that are available THE HATU is a very gud one. Being a govt run property it does not match the luxury or comforts offered by the upscale properties but it stands true to its purpose of... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location (which is a given in hptdc and jktdc hotel) and helpful staff made our trip memorable. We reached there a day afyer snowfall, so it was difficult to drive right upto the hotel, they sent a housekeeping staff(who also happened to be an expert driver) 500meters downhill to drive my car up to the hotel. He was also... More 

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Ambala, India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This is himachal government property which is situated on right side on the beginning of narkanda. Only select vally facing rooms..if they are occupied then leave the hotel and try for some other becose other rooms are just 4 walls only rooms with small window. Food quality is good and it has bar on the ground floor.parking is not a... More 

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Vadodara, India
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Had to stay in this hotel on an unplanned basis, caused by heavy snow. The view from the hotel is just out of the world as it is on edge of a hill and faces other mountains of the Himalayan range. Food choice is limited, but all we tried was good. One problem is that it is difficult to drive... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Hatu, a very small HPTDC hotel in Narkanda has a beautiful view and surprisingly, quite nice rooms. We had snow all around in the courtyard and car park where, a board read " please do not pick flowers." Since its a small hotel the service can be quite good if you tip them in advance. The food was excellent and... More 

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New Delhi
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This is the second time I stayed at the Hatu - January 1 - 4, 2015. It is a government property located at an excellent spot. Beautiful views of the valley infront. Lovely lawn to sit and relax, have bonfire in the evenings etc. This time it was snowing, and the scenery became even more beautiful. Checkin in was smooth... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Hotel at it's best location. Room Service is good. Meals were good.Hotel run by HPTD and it's at best location of narkanda eithter visit in winter to view of snow / snow fall or in summer to enjoy the green cover of these mountains.

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Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

As usual HPTDC has this hotel at one of the best locations in Narkanda. Though going up to the hotel from the main road in winter looks a bit tricky. The good thing is the food and hotels proximity to Hatu peak. Service of the hotel is also good and the open lawn with chairs is something I love to... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a nice property under hp govt. Staff is polite and helpful..but food quality was poor...I would suggest residents to try food in the nearby town..rooms are cozy but could be better maintained. The upkeep of the lawns was also poor. Location was excellent...overall a budget hotel but lovely location...

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Bareilly, India
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is the best residential location at Narkanda on top of a hill overlooking the valley. The road from the bus stand to the hotel meanders through deep forest. While the front side of the hotel overlooks the valley beneath, the other three sides of the property are surrounded by thick forest that mystifies the surroundings. They have maintained a... More 

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