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Whistling Pines Resort

Mashobra | Naldehra Golf Course Road, Shimla 171012, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ludhiana, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We were couple we went to the place near holi...atmosphere was very refreshing rooms were ok..excellent property..very peaceful....washrooms were not upto Mark..food quality which was served in buffet(not so good) was entirely different from as food served in rooms on chargeable basis(excellent food) I accept that in breakfast we were late so the food taste was spoiled as it was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Hotel is at good location but very far from Shimla.., smwhere near a place called naldera..BTw we booked a package from here..and stayed 2N..its a beautiful property but not maintained cause they got no staff instead of they are local village boys..I asked for drinking water and got it after 6 hours..how horrible.. We had breakfast in our package but... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

The hotel is far from the crowd in a very peaceful atmosphere...as iam in news channel I wanted to go to a place far from the noise and whistling pine resort is the best..just they should give more recreational activities for guests....specially ....all the best ....

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

looks beautiful building...but very much horrible experience you will face with managing people.. no one responds to your problem, even if you wont get water to your bathroom throughout night... no use of putting huge amount for this remotely located resort..

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I stayed for 2 nights at the hotel. Very nice property, away from hustle bustle of shimla city. view from the rooms are great, surrounded by forests. It has a small garden with lots of nice flowers & apple trees. Beautiful scene of mountains from room window. Courteous Staff. The only trouble there is are the monkeys. Do not leave... More 

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Ahmedabad
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I visit this resort for 3 days and i found everything was good except the location. It is very far from Shimla Mall Road And city. The distance is 16 Kms. Rest the hotel construction is very good enjoy.

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Mumbai
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We have stayed at this resort for one night only.But our experience was very pleasant and comfortable.Even though it is bit far from Shimla,the resort offers a memorable view of nature from its front garden area.The staff is very courteous and helpful.Food offered by the resort is quite tasty and fresh.The rooms are spacious and well maintained.Overall if you don't... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

i booked two executive rooms through cleartrip on 20th june for two families one mine and other a friend of me for two nights i.e. 21st and 22nd of june. we reached the hotel at 2.45pm on 21st june. The manager asked us to sit in a room and said he will arrange for your rooms, when asked about lunch... More 

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Krishan_wpr, General Manager at Whistling Pines Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest We apologise for the inconvenience caused to you. However, your stated points are far from facts. 1. When you checked in your room which was executive room was not ready due to late check out of other guest so we upgraded your room to deluxe room at no extra charge. 2. You asked for tandoori items at 3.30pm... More 

New Delhi, Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The staff is very rude and unhelpful. No infrastructure to reach the resort. The washrooms are very unhygienic and stinky. Most the Manager and there all staff of illiterate. I wish to fired all the bloody staff if this resort owner read this please do the same and hire new well staff.

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Krishan_wpr, Manager at Whistling Pines Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thank you for taking the time to write the review. Your feedback is well noted but kindly allow us to give a response to the same. On arrival at the hotel, your primary guest started abusing the hotel staff in Hindi using the most obscene words that one can possibly imagine. According to him, they had paid you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This is was my first trip to shimla the resort claims it to be 5 km from mall road but it's 22 km away I.e. 1 hour drive from main shimla city. There are insects in the rooms. The staff is very rude and unhelpful. No infrastructure to reach the resort. The washrooms are very unhygienic and stinky. It's more... More 

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Krishan_wpr, General Manager at Whistling Pines Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We nowhere claim to be 5km from Shimla and your claim is purely false. We clearly tell all our guests that we are 14km from The Mall Road on the Mashobra Naldehra Road 5km before Naldehra which is the name of the Shimla GOlf Course. We are not... More 

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