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“Excellent Hospitality, Great ambiance, Superb location and Wonderful property.”
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Shervani Hilltop
Ranked #1 of 48 Hotels in Nainital
Certificate of Excellence
Chennai
1 review
“Excellent Hospitality, Great ambiance, Superb location and Wonderful property.”
Reviewed September 26, 2013

We were a big group and stayed for 2 nights at the hotel. We had lots of fun, good food and great hospitality with no hassles at all. Everyone extended their hospitality towards us and we loved the stay and will be a memory that we all will cherish for a long time. Mr. Bisht of the hotel helped us a lot in every way possible and is really a genuine and a honest person. Wishing him all good things in life. Cheers and wishing you all the best.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
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Thank ranjithrajan
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 27, 2013
Dear Sir,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

The entire team at the Hotel is thrilled to have such a kind review from you.
It is heartening to know when the efforts that the team makes are appreciated by the Guest.

I thank you for having taken the time to write about your experience with us.


Thanks & Regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
Team Leader
Team Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
nainital@shervanihotels.com
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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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Reviewed September 26, 2013

We stayed at Sherwani Hotel, Nainitaal between 23-24 September (I day, overnight stay, 3 rooms and I travelled with my family).

Pros
The hotel is beautifully maintained, spick and span. The entire facade is decorated with beautiful flowers and well maintained lawns. The property is spacious and well maintained.

The staff is courteous and the service is very prompt. We opted the Breakfast and Dinner package and I must say the food was excellent. A karoake singer made the ambiance even more enchanting.

Cons
The hotel is situated more than 2.5 kms from Nainital lake. And if you think you can trek the distance, forget it. It is a very steep incline and you can only go there by bus. We were given free ferry service between the hotel and Nainital but it had time limit - between 8:00 am and 7:30 pm. Now life at Nainital lake does not stop at 7:30 pm for sure. And just giving up the fun to be able to ride back to the hotel because there is no way you can access it can be a kill joy. We were left panicking over the time and actually overshot because we were quite a distance away from the pick up point and it got a kind of scary as to what would happen if we did not get the ferry back.

The rooms were very small for the price that was charged but very neat, clean and well maintained.

The four star rating the hotel claims is genuinely so and not a self appointed.

If money is not a concern, go for it, eyes closed. But remember the 7:30 pm deadline.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 27, 2013
Dear Guest,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

Thanks for your review on tripadvisor.com.

Looking forward to host you soon.


Thanks & regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
General Manager
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed September 24, 2013

The reason I use the word 'Surprising' in my title is cause many a times a property doesn't live up to its feel and visuals depicted on a website. This was not the case for Shervani Hilltop.

Just came back from a 3 night stay. Must say that found the property in pristine condition. The location of the hotel ensures peace & tranquility even though currently it wasn't peak tourist Season. The staff is most courteous and prompt in its service. They go the extra mile in pleasing you as a Guest. Food was good & very pleasantly the Chef came to our table every day to inquire about the Food served & also take suggestions for specific dishes that could be served for the next meal in line. Commendable. Staying at the property & roaming around, one felt that a lot of hard-work & passion had been put in for 'Attention to Detail'. Way to Go...
Kudos! to the entire Team in building an enviable reputation from themselves.

Room Tip: Premium Room on the 2nd floor in the new wing. More privacy and much better view from above.
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 24, 2013
Dear Guest,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

Thanks for your review on tripadvisor.com.

Looking forward to host you soon.


Thanks & regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
General Manager
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
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Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed September 14, 2013

I stayed here for 2 nights, the hotel is placed in a peaceful surrounding and is away from the busy mall road. The rooms are excellent has have a vintage look.
Food is extremely good Hotel staff is courteous and the service is great.
The hotel is definitely worth second visit and is recommended.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 24, 2013
Dear Guest,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

Thanks for your review on tripadvisor.com.

Looking forward to host you soon.


Thanks & regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
General Manager
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
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Gainesville, Florida
1 review
Reviewed September 8, 2013

Nice and clean Hotel. Kind of rustic and heritage touch. I stayed during off-season after Uttarakhand flood disaster. There were very few guests. Manager and Staff were extremely helpful. Food preparation was excellent. Given one less star because I think the property is little expensive compared to what you...Excellent!

Room Tip: "Rooms on the south side are quieter"
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with friends
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 9, 2013
Dear Guest,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

Thanks for your review on tripadvisor.com.

Looking forward to host you soon.


Thanks & regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
General Manager
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2013

Nice and clean property. Kind of rustic and heritage touch.
We stayed during off-season after Uttarakhand flood disaster. There were very few guests.
Manager and Staff were extremely helpful. Food preparation was excellent.

Given one less star because I think the property is little expensive compared to what you get.
I was little disappointed with the location... wherever you stay in Nainital you cannot avoid view of shanty house roofs from you window... kind of spoiler for this otherwise beautiful hilltown.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Sanjeet K
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 3, 2013
Dear Guest,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

Thanks for your review on tripadvisor.com.

Looking forward to host you soon.


Thanks & regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
General Manager
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
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Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2013

We reached nanital in night and found this hotel. I say it is a good hotel to stay. Staff was ok and also we bargained a good package for our stay.

We visited this place in off season , so onlly 3 couples were staying there. As i was the only person to visit bar which is good one at the hotel, the hotel staff extend the bar closing time just for our sake. That is good gesture.

Rooms are good, small but ok. Good space to sit outside. Hotel staff have put table and chairs outside the rooms in open area. So we spend a good time sitting there in chilly air and enjoying tea.
Food was not that much good. Need to improve on that.

Otherwise i can say its anice proporty to stay. Rate is little bit high. But manageable.

Room Tip: Go for independednt super deluxe rooms. those are good
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank amansharma78
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Shervani H, General Manager at Shervani Hilltop, responded to this review, September 3, 2013
Dear Guest,


Greetings from Shervani Hilltop Nainital.

Thanks for your review on tripadvisor.com.

Looking forward to host you soon.


Thanks & regards


Gopal Datt Suyal
General Manager
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
05942-233800
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Property: Shervani Hilltop
Address: Mallital Hilltop, Nainital 263001, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital District > Nainital
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Nainital
#1 Spa Hotel in Nainital
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nainital
#3 Family Hotel in Nainital
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shervani Hilltop 3.5*
Number of rooms: 47
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Shervani Hill Top has been recently renovated, and upgraded into a 47 rooms garden resort spread over 3 acres having the most beautiful terrace garden and lawns in Nainital. Rooms are spread out in the form of cottages, each cottage having 8-10 rooms with a veranda where the guest can sit out and enjoy the beautiful hills all around. Shervani Hill Top is 2 kms away from the Mall Road, well-located, yet away from the maddening crowd. ... more   less 
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