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Kapil Hotel

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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rooms: Some rooms are very good, some are very bad. depends upon the rate (price). Cleanliness: Very good Staff: Very helping Food: Very good (even cheaper and good quality than food outside the hotel) View from room: Not good/No views Distance from mall road: 10-15 mins walk

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed 3 nights in the "Penthouse" and wished we could have stayed longer. View from the balcony was amazing and everything about the hotel was excellent. Breakfast delivered daily to your room and good value laundry service. If you want (and are prepared to pay for it) 5 star luxury then go to the Radisson next door but if you...

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India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you plan to visit Shimla then this is the best where you should be. The hotel is just so perfect. 10-15 mins walk from the mall and they have complementary drop and pick up service half way. From reception, room service, housekeeping, travel desk to restaurant you will feel getting pampered. Thanks to each and every staff of the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just stayed in the penthouse for 2 nights. The room was very comfortable with a large double bed and a single in the lounge area with wonderful views from the balcony. The weather was a bit chilly but there was an electric blanket and we were able to hire a room heater for 300 rupees a night. We...

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Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms with views are worth the extra, but other rooms are fine. Staff very friendly. No restaurant and no kettle in rooms, however room service is provided (which apparently is very good). Hotel Radisson is a few minutes stroll down the road, and provide good service for a reasonable European price. The centre of Shimla is a pleasant, if uphill...

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Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommended for an amazing service from all the staff. Even though the hotel is small, it has a very homely feeling. We had a super deluxe room which was amazing. Very clean, good wifi speed. We arrived on early bus and were given a room for early check in. Even though there is no restaurant, the food we ordered...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hotel is about 200m from the Lakkar bazar in Shimla Mall road. Not a big hotel, expected to be an averaged sized for Shimla. I used only the "ROOM" + the WiFi as part of the deal. There is no common pantry / restaurant where we can have breakfast or dinner. Only room service exists - this is bad...

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Glasgow
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We are a couple in our sixties from Scotland visiting India for the first time. We are traveling independently. We arrived on the "toy train" the car was waiting for us our room, the penthouse, was two small linked rooms. Spotlessly clean decorated like a good bed breakfast in the uk (not corporate hotel style). Our balcony had a spectacular...

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Sydney Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The backbone of Shimla is The Ridge and Mall Road and the hotel Kapil is a brisk 10 minute or so walk down from these areas. It is also a few minutes away and slightly higher up from the Raddison hotel. We stayed four nights in the penthouse which was an excellent choice: a sufficiently large bedroom with sitting-room attached...

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wales
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great staff. No bar or restaurant but great value and very clean by Indian standards. It's a bit of a walk uphil to the ridge and mall road area but not a problem unless you have a mobility issue. 250 rupee taxi ride to the station. We paid a little extra and had a room with a super view. Shimla...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is a small budget hotel having 15 guest rooms, room service and site seeing arrangements only. Public Areas: The hotel does not have large public areas. In room facilities: The rooms do not have mini fridges. Only the Pent House suite has an attached balcony. 24 hours hot running water available in the washrooms. The rooms are not centrally heated, however we provide complimentary hot water bed bottles for the night and Heat Convector for Rs.200/- per day extra. Dining: We offer in-room dining only as the hotel does not have restaurant space. Both fixed meal plan Menu and Ala Carte menu options are available. Vegetarian and as well as Non-Vegetarian dishes are prepared in our own in house Kitchen. Room Service – 7:30am – 10pmBreakfast – 7:30am – 11:30pmLunch – 12:30pm – 3 pm. Dinner – 7 pm – 10pm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kapil Hotel

Address: Radisson Jass Near Jass Radisson Bharari Road | Lakkar Bazar, Shimla 171001, India
Region: India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla
Price Range: £37 - £55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kapil Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Check the rooms before you finalize, huge difference in different rooms and services.”
 of 5 bubbles 16Travellove, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Penthouse room is the best”
  • Balcony with swing
  • View from the Penhouse balcony
  • Balcony with swing
 of 5 bubbles Atanu_Gupta, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pay extra for the views, they're wonderful, don't worry if they are all booked, we didn't have one and the hotel is still great.”
 of 5 bubbles Croz479, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try other hotels, Radisson? Radisson is nearby. Can probably spend more and expect quiality”
 of 5 bubbles hariharan1377, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The penthouse is easily the best room because of space. Apparently other rooms are somewhat small.”
 of 5 bubbles maxmagusn44, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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