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Aapo Aap Home Stay

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Aapo Aap Building, Near Sargheen Chowk | Lower Panthaghati, Shimla 171009, India
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Ranked #3 of 81 Shimla B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there in mid July and it was so beautiful and so calm and rain added to the charm. The view of valley is awesome. The room condition, all amenities are great. Everybody there is so supportive Mr. Shivi and all others. And for me it was at an appropriate distance from city, only 15 mins drive. I would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I along with my wife, spent two nights here! We were surprised with the hospitality of Mr. Shivi, owner of this property. We were also amazed with the gentle, cooperative staffs! Family members of Mr. Shivi are all so generous and friendly. The rooms were tremendously beautiful! We enjoyed the natural beauty of Shimla a lot, sitting on the terrace... More

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Muscat, Oman
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent home stay with all the amenities. Stayed during June 2014, Thanks to all the reviews, which were proved to be perfect in helping selecting this place. The accommodation is very good with the excellent valley view. Mr Shivi is a very good and cool captain leading his team. The staffs are good, has cute guard dogs. More over its... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Aapo Aap Home Stay for some nights in July and it was definitely the best decision we could have made. It is a little outside of Shimla so that you get to see something different than only the crowded main road. The house itself is giant and provides rooms for every taste. They have big suites and... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Best home stay we have ever been! Very friendly staff, Shivi was so nice and helpful. Made us feel really at home. Great food cooked by the local chef, especially the desserts we loved. Our room was gigantic and very clean. The views from the rooms and balcony are breathtaking. Only small disadvantage was that the home stay is located... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I stayed at aapoaap home stay with my family in June 2014. I have read all the excellent reviews and booked the stay .To my surprise the reviews are true .its all about Mr shiv an wonderfull person. The property is neatly maintained .The stay is little away the crowded shimla .Worth spending time at the stay . The food... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This will always remain our highlight during our 6 week trip to India. On arrival, we were in awe of the beautiful house, and greeted by the friendly staff that live their alongside Shivi. Shivi was a true gent and amazing host. I was quite ill on the first day and he took my boyfriend in his car to the... More

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Gurgaon, India
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

No words could describe enough about our stay at Aapo Aap. Amazing views, friendly host, caring staff at Aapp Aap all of these make up for a perfect vacation that any one can hope for. For the people who think it is far from Mall Road, let me share that the peace and serenity that you feel here can't be... More

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed there for two night in month of June and it was quite hot as compare main Shimla. This property is quite far from Mall road (10 KM) and you need to pay Rs700 every time you would like to visit the mall road. Like : Property itself is good and view is nice from terrace or balcony. Dislike:... More

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Shivi S, Manager at Aapo Aap Home Stay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting us and liking the property. You may kindly recollect that the local bus leaves for the mall road at 9, and 10 and 11 am from outside the house while from Panthaghati bus transit, there is a bus every 10 mins. We do offer complimentary drop to Panthaghati on request. Previous notice for breakfast... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This was our second stay at aapoaap home stay and it was as good as the first one! Everything from hospitality , rooms, service, cleanliness was perfect! We stayed here for a week with our 10 month old infant n pet dog! We opted for kitchen this time. The kitchen was well equipped with RO n essential utensils.. The grocery... More

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Address: Aapo Aap Building, Near Sargheen Chowk | Lower Panthaghati, Shimla 171009, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
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Hotel Class:3 star — Aapo Aap Home Stay 3*
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Aapo Aap Home Stay - a family run homestay accommodation, is part of the initiative taken by the Himachal Pradesh Government to promote rural tourism & stands duly registered with the Himachal Pradesh Tourism Department. Guest rooms are clean, spacious & sunny with open-able windows and are equipped with satellite TV, broadband internet connectivity (on request), hair dryer, tea/coffee making facility & attached balcony/terrace. All have clean private bathroom with wall mounted/hand shower, hot water geyser, modern toilet with western seat & bidet. All rooms come with fresh bed linen, fresh bath towels, quilts/blankets, toilet paper roll, bathing bar, shampoo, liquid hand soap. Meals are available on advance notice of atleast 6 hours. Distance from our homestay: Mall Road - 10 Km, Shimla Railway station & bus stand- 12 Km. Taxi charges Rs.400-600 For one side trip. Bus charges Rs.10-15 Per person for one way transfer. Shared taxi costs Rs.20 For one side trip. ... more   less 
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