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    Clarkes Hotel

    The Mall, Shimla 171001, India
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          • Average8%
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          11 - 15 of 478 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The rooms are cosy and tastefully decorated in Raj colonial style. The customer service is superlative and friendly and the hotel itself is a peaceful atmospheric respite from the busy Mall Road of Simla. Beautiful architecture lovingly maintained.More

          Thank jleaphart
          Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel

          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. We look forward to welcome you back to Clarkes on your return to Shimla. Warm regards Amardeep Singh Email:...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          We arrived over the busy Easter weekend. Met with refreshments and taken to a lovely suite, where they took care of all of the check in formalities. The hotel has a real colonial and intimate feel to it. We had dinner and breakfast at the...More

          Thank Debbie P
          Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel

          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. We look forward to welcome you back to Clarkes on your return to Shimla. Warm regards Amardeep Singh Email:...More

          Reviewed 18 April 2017

          This is one of the oldest hotel in Shimla. Very well maintained and beautifully kept one. Rooms are lavish and very cosy. We went for Christmas eve and the property was decorated very nicely. Buffet breakfast was excellent. Hotel staff was also very polite and...More

          Thank Neha1901
          Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel

          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. We look forward to welcome you back to Clarkes on your return to Shimla. Warm regards Amardeep Singh Email:...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

          Location: The hotel is location right at the end of the Mall.  Approach: The hotel can be approached either from the parking space near the High Court or from the Lift of Mall Road. The Parking space access is nearer, however one needs to take...More

          Thank Sabyasachi G
          Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel

          Dear Trip Advisor Member, The Clarkes hotel is a Grand Heritage Hotel situated at the Mall Road since 1898 and we thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay...More

          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          We had a lovely experience staying in Clarkes hotel The staff were amazing and so kind and attentive . Service was certainly with a smile . Our room was spacious ,nicely decorated and very clean . I could not fault our room . We only...More

          Thank siobhanrosslare
          Response from Clarkes-Shimla, General Manager at Clarkes Hotel

          Dear Trip Advisor Member, The Clarkes hotel is a Grand Heritage Hotel situated at the Mall Road since 1898 and we thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to note that you have had an enjoyable stay...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$114 - US$552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Business Hotel in Shimla
          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
          • #8 Romantic Hotel in Shimla
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
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          • Himachal Pradesh >
          • Shimla District >
          • Shimla
          • Also Known As
          • Shimla Clarkes Hotel
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          Traveller (196)
          Room & Suite (43)
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          Bathroom (5)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Susie Y
          The Radisson in Shimla has been recommended but it looks a little tired. We want to stay for 3 nights next February and want a reasonable hotel with a pool. Any suggestions? The Oberoi hotels look lovely but terribly expensive.
          30 April 2017|
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          Response from RamblinBoyCannock | Reviewed this property |
          My wife and I stayed at Clarkes for three nights in February. Everything was perfect, although there is no swimming pool. I arrived there in poor health, having picked up a nasty bug somewhere on our travels. Clarke's... More
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          Susie Y
          Does Clarkes Hotel have a swimming pool? We are looking to stay for three nights next February and would like a reasonable hotel with a pool. The Cecil and Wildflower were mentioned but they look very expensive recommended but it looks tired.
          30 April 2017|
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          Response from Pratima167 | Reviewed this property |
          No,it doesn't have one
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          Rohin M
          hello is the fare inclusive of breakfast and taxes or is that extra ?
          28 April 2017|
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          Response from Clarkes-Shimla | Property representative |
          Thank you for showing interest in our property, the room rates displayed are exclusive of taxes. There are rates available with breakfast and without breakfast as well.
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          "Suite with own dressing room.room 48 great side"
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          "Rooms very quite a bit, some have no windows."
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          "Rooms at the back to have a view of Shimla"
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          "Room 21, a suite was very comfortable and spacious."
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