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Clarkes Hotel

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New Delhi, India
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Experience was wonderful, as property is Heritage and well maintained we had good time alongside good food... its on the mall road and very good location in terms of staying in shimla. Near by spots are at walking distance very Good food outlets are open till 9:30 PM. However one can enjoy going out in the evening.

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Thank Manpreetsb
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 meal 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 

Newcastle, Australia
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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is set on the side of a cliff and was built in 1898. Although dated in some of its appearance and needing a little loving care this hotel offered excellent service, friendly staff and gave the guest an experience of times past. We were lucky and were upgraded to a suite - foyer, sitting room, bedroom with king... More 

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Thank Liz M
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. Your comments have been well noted. I once again thank you for your kind words.... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 2 days stay at Clarks Hotel are memorable. Despite being an old building the property is well maintained on the Mall Road. The room was spacious as all older hotels used to be. The welcome from reception staff and service was excellent every time it was needed. The quality of food & service at the restaurant was superb. The... More 

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Thank Kumar S
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 

Gurgaon
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Clarkes. It is an Oberoi Hotel property and their service is amazing upholding the tradition of Oberoi brand. They pamper you with world class service. Employees of the hotel and location of the hotel ensures that you have a great time. Finding hotel parking in heavy traffic and on congested Shimla roads was challenging for us. Once... 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 

London, United Kingdom
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205 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Thank mariabud
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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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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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. Only... More 

Panchkula, India
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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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 

Navi Mumbai, India
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 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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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 meal 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 

Faridabad, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 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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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

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 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Clarkes Hotel

Address: Clarkes The Mall Road, Shimla 171001, India
Location: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
Price Range: $132 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarkes Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
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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