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Clarkes Hotel

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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This a very popular and old hotel on the shimla mall road . The famous hotilier mr oberoi was once a employee here . Today he ons this. Run by the professional hotel group The oberoi . They have another two hotel wildflower and cecils...More

Thank aditya k
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

To its credit goes a very beautiful history . Lots of Governors, Top Business people of the country stayed in it . Even Mr Nehru the late prime minister of India .The Hotel is luxurious, with wonder full city facing rooms , It has an...More

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Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Clarkes Shimla during May 2018 for 5 nights. Everything about this Hotel is special, right from location to hospitality. Though it is located at Mall Road, it is a serene place. Being a heritage property, it offers an old world charm, which...More

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Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to Shimla is incomplete if you do not stay at the Clarkes Hotel, one of oldest hotels of the Oberoi chain. Conveniently located at the foot of The Mall, this heritage colonial style architecture hotel dates back to 1898 and has managed to...More

Thank Soumitra D
Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Member, I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to be at your service. The team strives to deliver the best experiences and extremely grateful when these are being recognized. Your comments about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife I stayed at the Clarkes for a week from 22 nd April 2018. Room was comfortable, well maintained and really pleasant. We had breakfast and dinner on all days. Both meals were delicious. Really enjoyed grilled Kullu trout. Staff was courteous, helpful &...More

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US$114 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$114 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#2 Business Hotel in Shimla
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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jmc1919
8 January 2018|
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Response from Aparna S | Reviewed this property |
No swimming pool available
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TJamal
16 December 2017|
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Response from Bruce K | Reviewed this property |
I've never counted the steps but there are about 60 to 80 on the south side arranged in two flights from the parking area. One can enter directly from the Mall on the north side without steps but that side is not accessible... More
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jaixyz
9 September 2017|
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Response from newtownhelen3 | Reviewed this property |
We did not have air conditioning it was not needed porters carry everything up if you have to park down in the bottom car park there was construction across the road at the government buildings in may this year we were on... More
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