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Serena Shigar Fort

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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews unique experience beautiful garden guest rooms out of this world place to stay the hotel staff food is excellent remote area take care shuttle service new wing luxury hotel apricot juice wonderful place royal suite northern pakistan guided tour
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just loved being at the Serena Shigar Fort Hotel. I have to say it’s my favourite of them all. The comfort the location the people the food all excellent. An absolute perfect place to get away from it all. the local cereal and Zaitune at...More

Thank Irum-Chaudhry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was I skardu this week and stayed there for three days . Skardu is a amazing place it has all natural beauty and a very nice hotel it’s really a five star for the area ..hotel is a great place to stay and area...More

Thank Asif T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderfully restored fort with nice tour of the historic areas of the place. Well marked exhibits and beautiful gardens. Nice photo opportunities with intricate woodwork and masonry. The restaurant features traditional regional items but is quite overpriced.

Thank GourrmetGourmand
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

This Fort used to be the residence of the Raja, local ruler. It has been restored and converted into a hotel. Apart from the washrooms and lighting fixtures it's originality has been preserved. Gardens around the Fort are well maintained. Staff was very friendly and...More

Thank Saleem R
Response from Abdul K, Manager at Serena Shigar FortResponded August 27, 2018

Dear Mr. Saleem, Thank you for taking the time to give your rating. Thank you for the rating which will be shared with our entire staff. We are glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We went with friends and stayed at this beautiful old fort that has been carefully converted to a boutique hotel, retaining its rustic charm. The staff and service were delightful, catering to all our requests. The location is very good to explore Skardu, don’t miss...More

Thank asadjaf
Response from Abdul K, Manager at Serena Shigar FortResponded August 12, 2018

Dear Sir , Thank you for taking the time to give your rating. Thank you for the five-star rating which will be shared with our entire staff. We are glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your...More

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Located on the legendry route to the world’s second highest mountain K-2, and known as Fong-Khar, which in the local language means the “Palace on the Rock”. This was restored by Aga Khan Cultural Service More Pakistan (AKCSP-P) an institution of the Aga Khan Development Network. Shigar Fort Residence is a unique heritage guesthouse that offers guests the opportunity to experience the restored original architecture of the 17th Century Raja Fort Palace, while enjoying the modern amenities and services of a luxury guest house.The complex at Shigar comprises of the 400-year-old Fort / Palace and two more recent buildings, the "Old House" and the "Garden House". The former Palace of the Raja of Shigar has been transformed into a 20 room heritage guesthouse, with the grand audience hall serving as a museum of Balti culture and featuring select examples of fine wood-carvings, as well as other heritage objects. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$131 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Shigar Fort Residence
Also Known As
Shigar Fort Residence Hotel Skardu
Location
Pakistan > Gilgit-Baltistan > Shigar
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$131 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Shigar Fort Residence
Also Known As
Shigar Fort Residence Hotel Skardu
Location
Pakistan > Gilgit-Baltistan > Shigar
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Traveler (263)
Room & Suite (42)
Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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"Rooms at main building are small but thematic just like a fort and the rooms at new portion are bigger."
MuneerA34
Mar 5, 2018
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"The Heritage and Royal Suite are more spacious than the standard rooms and better recommended."
awaida2017
Oct 27, 2017
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"Rooms in the Garden House are the closest to the dining area and entrance gate"
158rona
Oct 5, 2017
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"Stay in the old wing for a true royal and cultural experience"
288mz
Sep 18, 2017
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