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Clarkes Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Mall, Shimla 171001, India
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Ranked #9 of 96 Hotels in Shimla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
arjunkaushal New Delhi, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hmm... A Review.. To write in words for the flawless stay I experienced with my friends is a task. The Staff {FO, HK and FnB} was excellent. having a limited inventory and being a Oberoi's product, definitely they were doing justice to the brand. Their contribution for making our stay comfortable was commendable. The Rooms are nicely done with a... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was indeed a pleasure having you stay with us during your recent visit to Clarkes. Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. It is motivation from discerning guests such as you, which encourages us to give our best. It has also been our focus at Clarkes to provide... More 

Delhi
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Shimla for a group vacation. Clarks is situated right at the beginning of mall road and happens to be one of the oldest British era buildings in Shimla. Its a treat for people interested in history. The management tried to maintain the property as best as they could and they have done a good job. The staff... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I once again thank you for your kind words. My team and I... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

staff were polite, welcoming, friendly and always on hand to help. The bedroom had no natural light ( window on to corridor, so we kpet curtains closed) and were not large. We were at the front of the hotel ( corridor overlooking the Mall ) which was nice and quiet. We stayed for 2 nights at very end of November... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I have conveyed your generous compliments to our staff. I once again thank... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is sumptuously appointed and comfortable. I arrived in February and snow followed me, so I was caught inside longer than I expected. It was very warm inside and my room very well appointed. My meals were excellent. I really loved Shimla as there was no littering, no plastic bags, almost no cars.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I once again thank you for your kind words. My team and I... More 

Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights during our tour of north west India and found it to be a pleasant experience. Although travelling on my own I was shown into my suite which was enormous and consisted of 4 rooms + bathroom and a welcome heater in the room which was much needed as the nights were very cold during... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I once again thank you for your kind words. My team and I... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay here last week. On arrival, we were immediately greeted with great hospitality and a welcome drink, we were also kindly informed that our room had been updated to a suite, free of charge. The room itself had lovely character, with a fireplace and dark oak beams. The beds were comfortable and two oil heaters were provided... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I once again thank you for your kind words. My team and I... More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel is in great location at the end of The Mall. The Reception staff were friendly, efficient and welcoming. The hotel was very quiet during our stay which meant we had the restaurant almost to ourselves for most meals. The food was excellent and very reasonably priced - we ate breakfast, snacks and evening meals there and were always welcomed... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I once again thank you for your kind words. My team and I... More 

New Delhi, India
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The restaurant at the Clarkes is a treasure well hidden from the general public. It was truly a gastronomical experience for me and my wife. The staff is very responsive and courteous . The ambiance will transport you away from the hustle and bustle of the Mall road to the forgotten Raj era. Even though we were not staying there,... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to learn from your feedback that your visit to our hotel was pleasant and comfortable and that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. I once again thank you for your kind words. My team and I... More 

Noida, India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

It is a comfortable & cozy place to stay, when in Shimla. The hotel lies on the Mall Road itself, quite convenient for people. Highly recommended to take the MAP deal, otherwise the Ala Carte Meals can cost you a big sum. The restaurant staff is quite humble and willing to get what ever is wished. The breakfast menu is... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was indeed a pleasure having you stay with us during your recent visit to Clarkes. Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. It is motivation from discerning guests such as you, which encourages us to give our best. It has also been our focus at Clarkes to provide... More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is a heritage hotel and the average score relates to the hotel and not the staff The staff were really great, very obliging and helpful. Shimla in October is cold in the morning and night, the hotel has no central heating or air con The rooms are heated by fan heater type radiators which do not produce a healthy... More 

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Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was indeed a pleasure having you stay with us during your recent visit to Clarkes. Thank you for sparing your time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. It is motivation from discerning guests such as you, which encourages us to give our best. It has also been our focus at Clarkes to provide... More 

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Address: The Mall, Shimla 171001, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarkes Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Shimla Clarkes Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#7 Romantic Hotel in Shimla

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