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The Pinewood (HPTDC)

, Barog 173212, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the few hotels in the beautiful town of Barog,The Pinewood stretches over a vast expanse with lush green gardens all around. The hotel is a dream come true for photography lovers. What looks impressive on arrival, disappoints a little when you enter. The room we had was stuffy and musty. The beddings and the toiletries were giving off... More 

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Noida, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I stayed here in room 205, there so called Bridal suite. property as such is good but very poorly maintained room. I mean, common' you don't expect flies welcoming you in you room after paying such a high amount. torn off and foul smelling mattresses won't let you sleep. few positives : Excellent staff, always ready to help. they have... More 

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

I have a special relationship with barog. it is a beautiful himalayan locale with spectacular ambience. pinewood is my preferred hotel in barog. It has decent rooms with a better than average restaurant. additionally the garden is well maintained and beautiful. The hotel is fairly close to the main road. highly recommended!

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I wanted to be there at Barog for a long time. In the evening I booked this hotel. It did not go through fine. Money has been deducted from my account but I had no confirmation .I was little worried and thought to call HPTDC next day as it was already late. Soon a gentleman called me from HPTDC. He... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Been 2nd visit to Pinewood Resort .....its must visit for Family specially when u have kids...beautiful gardening flowers ...cafe at garden is relaxing when u have beer n Local wines & kids playing around ...love it ..thanks Himachal Tourism to run a beautiful property ....good food specially loved chana bhatura ...good staff... Keep it up good job.. DB

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New Delhi, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I had stayed in room no.202 & 203 super deluxe room for a night (17 june to 18 june 2015) alongwith my husband and in-laws. this is totally ill maintained property. Great demerit of himachal tourism is that all of its property will raise bla bla taxes after booking and will be charging several thousands of money for the same... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Unexpolred location,Excellant hotel with gr8 view, sweet staff & nice ambience with good restaurant & garden was very beautiful with caffeteria in the open & lovely food ,overall its a Very nice hotel for peaceful stay in nature

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Faridabad, Haryana, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Went with family & friends for a weekend stay at this hotel. Great location, ample parking space,well furnished rooms. Food preparation & service was excellent. Strong recommendation for a short stay away from the hustle & bustle of place like Shimla.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed this weekend with friends in The Pinewood Hotel(HPDTC property) in Barog. Hotel had a good location with views of the valley. Staff is polite, dining area is great with great food. Room are spacious but not well maintained but very open space outside the room. And best part is one can visit Shimla, Kufri, Kausali, Renuka lake (largest... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We undertook an 11hour trip which required us to break journey. Friends graciously helped us get a room, as the website showed rooms unavailable. The staff was superbly courteous and friendly. They went out of their way to make our stay pleasant - however the basic amenities were sadly lacking. THe taps dripped water even when turned to full force,... More 

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