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Dogra Estate, Shimla 171004, India
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Hotel Firhill
Ranked #28 of 85 Shimla B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed there in 2009 now againiI went there again in the last week of October simply because of hospitality and personal touch of Mr Ajay Dogra the owner of this hotel he is a thourough gentleman rooms were spacious and neat airy full of light nice view of Shimla city courteous staff nice food to our pleasant surprise on... More

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Hotel Firhill during last week of October 2014. The property is located on the main road ( Cart Road) and hence provides easy connectivity to all parts of Shimla and around. The Mall is 20 minutes walk away. The walk to the Mall, through the foot path up the stairs of 103 tunnel, is quite scenic and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

I stayed at Firhill for 1 night only and I can recommend this hotel to all Travellers looking for: 1. Staying close to mall road 2. If you want a drive in hotel and dont want to walk a km or more on steep roads to get to your hotel unlike majority of other hotels in shimla 3. Want good... More

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Panaji, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Well, we stayed here in May 2012 & had done the booking well in advance by directly contacting the owner of this property, Mr. Abhay Dogra, a very decent gentleman.. He was very kind & the whole staff was helpful. They also arranged a taxi for local sightseeing & travelling to Manali, Rohtang Pass & Chandigarh(which eventually was because of... More

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

I stayed here last year with my college buddies....First of all, I would say it was a nice place to stay. When i first say the resort it was pathetic from outside...but when i went inside the hotel it was good. Rooms were good enough for 3 persons to share. The food was not food. But i think food will... More

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Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

hello frnds, i thought i must share my views abt dis hotell i just visited few days ago!! what happened with.. we went out for picnic at kufri and left the keys for cleanliness, nd when we came back we saw our snacks were half finished and our few daily life items were lying down... omg! maybe expenses of the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

I booked this place ahead as we were advised Shimla in May gets very busy - we found this was not necessary as there were plenty of rooms about. Hotel Firhill is set away from the main town, near to the train station. The walk into town is dangerous due to the road and terrible driving conditions. It took us... More

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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

We stayed in rooms on the top floor which are by far the nicest. When we arrived we first viewed the 3 bed apartment and then the rooms on the first floor but they were both a little tired and not so nice. The rooms that we stayed in on the top floor looked like they'ed been refurbished quite recently... More

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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2011

Hard beds but comfy enough, clean, good en-suite bathroom, tv and wi-fi in room. Good, cheap food brought to your room. It is quite a walk from the centre of town and bus station (20-30 steep climb on busy road), good price for Shimla.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2011

Helpful staff. Quiet location. Decent value for money. Room very cold in January and one bar fire at an extra Rs150/night barely helped. Warm bedding though. Lack of restaurant and lounge meant that there was no socialising to be had. In truth I wish I'd paid a bit more for a better hotel nearer the centre of town.

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Address: Dogra Estate, Shimla 171004, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
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