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Hotel Willow Banks

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Opp Tourism Lift, Shimla 171001 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews tourist lift premium room sanjay sharma cafe shimla hotel is located room service small balcony convenient location high court parking hot water breakfast spread view from the balcony excellent location rooms are spacious travel desk valley facing hotel staff is
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed at this property for 2 nights in October. The hotel is on the main Mall Road and hence scores very high in terms of location. You can just hop out in the morning for an early morning jog on the Mall road. Stay out...More

Thank VISHALA586
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks, Shimla. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked our location, food and spa. As for the price we assure you we are in line with pricing of other 4 star...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely property! Central location, brilliant view, amazing food joints. They have two in-house restaurants serving the most delicious food. The rooms are large , spacious and have a beautiful view of the hills. The hotel also has a spa which is well maintained with trained...More

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Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 20 August 2018

Dear Guest, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Willow Banks and loved the rooms, view, food and spa. We look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an excellent property located right at Mall Road. Ridge road is a short walk away. My room had a view of the city built around the hill. The staff is really courteous and helpful. They upgraded my room free of cost. The place...More

Thank Prateek S
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks Shimla. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially liked our location, rooms, service, food and ambience. Hope to see you again soon1

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Willow Banks is located on the mall road which simply means you have to climb up all the steps from the main road to reach the hotel. You may have to use a porter if you have luggage. The rooms are neat and clean...More

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Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and especially liked the rooms. We hope to see you again soon! And as for the location, since the property is on the Mall Road which...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Location and Excellent Hospitality. The gesture shown by Hotel staff and front desk was comandable. The food cooked by Chef Rajesh and Team was very delicious and mouth watering. Special thanks to front desk team and Manager Mr Sanjay for his superb welcome. kudos...More

Thank LakmahajaN
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially liked the location, service and food. Hope to see you again soon!

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Willow Banks was established in the year 1871, a landmark estate which spells history and exemplifies an era of gracious living. Originally owned by Arthur James Craddok, "Architect and Builder of Shimla," in a More fitting tribute to his memory the building has been redesigned into a hotel, endowed with all modern amenities and comforts, effortlessly blending into the surrounding pine trees, landscapes and enhancing its beauty. The hotel is located on The Heritage Mall Road, a pleasant walking distance from the famous Ridge, Scandal point, Lakkar Bazaar, Gaiety Theater, Ancient Kali Bari & Jakhoo Temple, High Court, Secretariat, C.M. Residence and Raj Bhavan. Amidst the age old Deodar and Pine trees, Willow Banks Estate on the Mall Road overlooks the lush green valley, the majestic mountains and the complete well lit town of Shimla. The hotel is easily accessible from the High Court Parking and the Tourism Lift, making staying a convenient proposition for one and all. The charming walking trails of Shimla are a pleasant stone's throw away from the hotel. Whatever the purpose of your visit, relaxation away from the busy city life, exploring natural beauties that the town has to offer or pumping adventure trips, Hotel Willow Banks at Shimla guarantees to make your vacation worth remembering. The blend of extremes, modern facilities in a heritage estate and picturesque views at the Mall Road level, make Willow Banks arguably the best hotel in Shimla. Also rated by TripAdvisor as amongst the top 10 Jewel Hotels of India. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Spa
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
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Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Spa
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
45
Price range
USD 76 - USD 203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Willow Banks Hotel
,
Willow Banks Shimla
Location
India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla District > Shimla
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Spa
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
45
Price range
USD 76 - USD 203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Willow Banks Hotel
,
Willow Banks Shimla
Location
India > Himachal Pradesh > Shimla District > Shimla
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Kashvi S
3 October 2018|
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Response from Tim_Globetrotter | Reviewed this property |
Post nov month but also depends on the weather conditions. In Dec & Jan for sure but roads are generally blocked due to heavy snowfall / traffic.
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Rahulparul
30 June 2018|
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Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Hotel Willow Banks is situated on the heritage Mall Road where cars are not allowed. Hence there is no parking at the Hotel property. However, the largest car park in Shimla - the Shimla central parking is just a... More
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"Take the rooms at the upper levels from where you can get the views of the mall road"
VISHALA586
4 days ago
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"premium room with a balcony for city view"
ManishS3459
5 Sep. 2018
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"# with balcony 3ed or 4th floor."
HARIN251
4 Sep. 2018
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"comfortable rooms"
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4 Sep. 2018
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