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Clarkes Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very well located on mall itself. Superbly kind and helpful staff - typical of India! Spotless room - very comfy bed with soft and good quality linen. Good breakfast. Had to pay for Internet which was disappointing as should be standard in this grade of hotel. Still - highly recommend this lively hotel.

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Chandigarh, India
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is beautiful and a has lot of heritage preserved. We stayed for the weekend and enjoyed their service. 5 stars for - Very courteous staff Nice breakfast buffet Beautiful lobby Retro English feel of the hotel Spacious room Located On the mall road itself 4 stars for - Door knobs need repair Carpet in the room needs a... More 

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Panchkula, India
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I ve visited Clarks at Shimla couple of times...recently in July on week end. Perfect break as always expected. Can hardly pick a flaw in all aspects of food & services.all the best guys....keep it up.!!

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch at the restaurant in Clarkes and i must say it was awesome. The staff went out of their way to prepare the dishes according to our specifications...without onion & garlic, etc. The food arrived quickly...was piping hot and tasted delicious. The himachali thali is a must try to taste authentic himachali cuisine. The desserts were mouth watering...especially... More 

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Faridabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first visit to the Clarkes Hotel and a very special visit, as it fell on the birth anniversary of Rai Bahadur Mohan Singh Oberoi. The hospitality of the staff is impeccable from the time you enter into the hotel till the time you leave. A very homely and comfortable atmosphere. We dined at the restaurant and tried... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are pleased to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and had a memorable experience. It meant a lot to everyone. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized . Your comments about all the services extended are truly cherished. We... More 

Kuwait
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed a couple of nights at Clarke's - Great place , ideal location and wonderful room with a view. Perhaps a tad expensive and would advise eating out rather than the hotel which is expensive. Plenty of eating options to choose around the place. Note that as Mall road is closed to traffic, the climb upto to the hotel from... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are pleased to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and had a memorable experience. It meant a lot to everyone. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized . Your comments about all the services extended are truly cherished. We... More 

NEW DELHI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn't have been a better place to stay. Super location, great rooms,courteous staff & on top Oberoi hospitality. Special thanks to Rakesh Sharma, Sahil Mehta(Front Office) Rajinder, Roop Singh,Mansaram,Dhani(All Dining hall) Chef Jeevan , and not forgetting The very caring & concerned General Manager Mr Bhatia. U all rock. Thanks a ton.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are pleased to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and had a memorable experience. It meant a lot to everyone. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized . Your comments about all the services extended are truly cherished. We... More 

Chandigarh, India
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65 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Clarkes Hotel is very conveniently located at the start of the Mall Road. It just happened that on our last visit to Simla it started pouring as soon as we stepped on to the Mall Road. We hurriedly took shelter in the small porch of a hotel. Suddenly we realised that we are at the heritage Oberoi Clarkes and... 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting a historic place itself is a great thing. How about staying at a historic place such as Clarkes hotel? It was amazing. The hotel staff were courteous and helpful. The breakfast buffet was superb with a wonderful array of dishes from south to north India and continental cuisine too. The room given to me was spacious and clean, with... 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 that the facilities provided to you were to your satisfaction. Also, your feedback regarding the Information on sightseeing has been noted and amended in the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clarkes is a beautiful heritage hotel with a great location in Shimla. The decoration doesn't look like it's been updated in many years, however in some ways that adds to the charm. Unfortunately the beauty of the hotel was let down by other aspects of our stay. No warm water for the shower on arrival, and cold rooms generally. Soundproofing... 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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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Clarkes Hotel

Address: Clarkes The Mall Road, Shimla 171001, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
Price Range: $119 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarkes Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Shimla Clarkes Hotel
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
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