Shimla Hotels

Hotel British Resort, Shimla

Near Vidihan Sabha,Annadale Road,Shimla, Hp

Ranked 152 amongst 525 hotels in Shimla

5.1/7 58 Reviews
Hotel British Resort,Shimla
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Destination
5.8 / 7
Location
5.6 / 7
Appearance
5.8 / 7
Front Office
5.6 / 7
Service
5.5 / 7
Room
5.6 / 7
Food & Drink
5.5 / 7
Activities
4.6 / 7

Hotel British Resort Reviews (58)


"Helpful Staff's and Clean room"

6.6/7
Posted 3 months ago

We stayed here in December. We had an awesome experience here. It was a family trip with. We booked it online. Even though they had transportation facility available, as we had our own car, we didn't use it. The hotel was well maintained. We faced no delays in booking or anything. The staffs were very helpful. It had a good Wi-Fi and it had basic amenities readily available. They even had a coffee maker available in the room. The room was clean. They provided us complimentary breakfast, and they had variety of food available. As we had our trip already planned, we hadn't signed up for any activity. Overall, it was an excellent experience.

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Mohali
1 Review

"Friendly staff with good services"

6.9/7
Posted 8 months ago

The hotel location was good and located conveniently. The appearance of the hotel was very good. The staff members at the hotel were good, friendly and co-operative. The room given to me was very good and maintained well with required amenities in working condition. There was no delay during check in and check out process. The hotel was worth for the money.

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Faridabad
1 Review

"Excellent hotel "

6.6/7
Posted 8 months ago

The room facility was excellent in the hotel. The best part of the hotel was location. The location of the hotel was very good. Everything was nice in the hotel. The view from the room was good. The food was awesome in the hotel. The activity was not conducted by the hotel. It was an excellent hotel. I would recommend this hotel to other travellers.

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Agra
1 Review | 2 Readers

"The parking facility was sufficient"

5.8/7
Posted 10 months ago

I had visited this hotel with my family. The hotel room rent was reasonable. The hotel location was very good. The pickup and drop facility was not provided by the hotel. The hotel building was old. I didn’t face any problem in check in and checkout process. The room was not well maintained. The service was good in the hotel. The food quality and quantity was good in the hotel. The activity was not available in the hotel. The park was good at the hotel. The parking facility was sufficient at the hotel. All basic amenities were provided in working condition in the room. Only north Indian food was available in the hotel. I would recommend this hotel for upcoming travellers.

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Ahmedabad
2 Reviews | 2 Readers

"The food was not provided"

1.8/7
Posted 10 months ago

I had visited this hotel alone for official trip. The food was not provided in the hotel. The best part of the hotel was the service. The appearance of the hotel was good. The staff’s were well behaved in the hotel. I would like to recommend this hotel to upcoming travellers.

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Kolkata
4 Reviews | 429 Readers

"Bad experience, will not visit again"

4.4/7
Posted 12 months ago

Overall experience at the hotel was average. I would not recommend this hotel for my friends and relatives. The manager behaviour was very bad. All the amenities were provided in the room. In the hotel activity was not arranged by the hotel.

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Hyderabad
56 Reviews | 10632 Readers

"An outstanding Hotel, best hospitality"

7.0/7
Posted 2 years ago

The resort is the quintessential British Raj property. With an eclectic mix of antique items, furniture and paintings it will surely transport you back to the British era. It is beautifully located among the pines, away from the noise of the city. One can immerse in the tranquillity of the forest from the open grassy lawn area. Rooms are immaculately clean with basic amenities. The staff is courteous and graceful. Pick and drop facility is also provided by the management. The resort also boasts of numerous films shot here. Book lovers can indulge in the leather library and for the sports enthusiasts air rifle shooting is also available. Food served is a definitive plus point. A special thanks to the general manager for his impeccable hospitality Mr. Vinod Rajput a laconic, thoughtful man. A sterling team of management. If you need a relaxing stay with a royal touch.. This is a place for you.

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1 Review | 105 Readers

"Beautiful villa but needs better maintenance "

6.1/7
Posted 2 years ago

The hotel built in 1892 during the British Raja retains it charm of a old period bungalow, but the owners have taken this charm very seriously. The big villa, it is also a beautiful villa with more than 5 rooms. They also have a very beautiful attic. The location and the view from the hotel is very beautiful. They have two very nice treks from the hotel. The hotel however lacks activities to keep the guests busy and also needs improvement in terms of better maintenance and enhanced customer satisfaction. Overall it was a nice experience.

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2 Reviews | 248 Readers

"Amazing services from the staff and I enjoyed it"

6.5/7
Posted 3 years ago

The hotel was located conveniently. The staffs were co-operative, humble and very polite in behaviour. The service they provided was helpful. The room given was well maintained with amenities placed in proper conditions. There was no delay in check-in and check-out process. The appearance of the hotel from inside as well as outside was excellent. The food was very good served with both veg and non-veg. There were indoor and outdoor games. The total destination was great and money spent on hotel was valuable. I like to recommend this hotel to other travellers.

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Chennai
2 Reviews | 363 Readers

"Good experience with good facilities "

5.3/7
Posted 1 year ago

We (me and my wife) were there for 2 nights during our Shimla-Manali trip. This hotel is quite decent, rooms are very nice. Bathrooms are clean, It's like old fashioned british kind of rooms, it will be really a different experience staying there than like any modern typical rooms. It also has few Maharaja suites where all the items like cot, phones, chairs, lights, fans are old fashioned which we used to see in palaces (movies). I really had different experience there as all the items are old fashioned. Staff are quite helpful. We even got a early check-in. Free breakfast is very good.

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Baroda
1 Review | 105 Readers

"Beautiful property with nice service"

6.3/7
Posted 3 years ago

While planning for trip I found this property on Web portal. I saw the reviews about this property, those reviews were awesome. Therefore, I decided to go with those reviews. Finally, I went to Shimla and met with Hotel manager. He is really very much cooperative and very nice person. He sent hotel transportation to pick us from Bus stand though transportation was not mentioned in invoice. He had arranged transportation several times as per my request, so finally I can say that I am happy with the service. In nearby future I would like to go Shimla again specially for British Resort.

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Hotel British Resort Overview

Built by British back in 1893, the Shimla British Resort is a heritage hotel that takes you to an era of beauty and elegance. Surrounded by pine forests and dense cedar, this hotel lets you experience the beauty of the Himalayas. This hotel has British and Scottish architecture, which is built with rich decorations that will give you the experie....
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