Shimla Hotels

The Rock castle , Shimla

Near Sankat Mochan Hanuman Mandir, NH- 22,Kachi Ghati,, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171010

Ranked 20 of 636 hotels in Shimla

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Reviews summary (124)

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Average rating

Destination
6.0 / 7
Location
5.0 / 7
Appearance
5.8 / 7
Front Office
6.1 / 7
Service
5.9 / 7
Room
5.9 / 7
Food & Drink
5.7 / 7
Activities
4.1 / 7

Video Review (1)

Sunil Kumar

Kharagpur
104 Reviews | 85 Readers

"Nice hotel"

02:01
Overall Rating
7.0 /7
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Everything was good in hotel

7.0/7
Posted 13 Jan

I had visited this hotel with my family for trip. The destination of the hotel was excellent. The location of the hotel was awesome. Everything was good in the hotel. The cab facility was provided by the hotel. I had booked the room by online. The hotel staff’s were behaved friendly. The Wi-Fi facility was provided in the room but I didn’t use. I didn’t taste food from the hotel. The activity was available in the hotel but I didn’t use. All the amenities were provided in working condition. The best part was manager behaviour in the hotel. There was no suggestion for this hotel.

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Appearance was good

7.0/7
Posted 4 Jan

The beast part of the hotel was food and room service. The destination of the hotel was excellent. The location of the hotel was excellent. The check in and check out was done on time at the hotel. The complimentary food was available at the hotel. The variety of food was available at the hotel. The parking facility was available at the hotel. The appearance of the hotel was excellent. The overall service of the hotel was excellent. I would like to recommend this hotel for upcoming travellers. The room was spacious and clean at the hotel. The food quality and quantity was excellent at the hotel. The overall experience of the hotel was excellent. The hotel staff were behaved friendly and co-operative. There was no suggestion for this hotel. I had visited this hotel with my family for trip.

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A very good place to stay

6.3/7
Posted 14 Apr

I had been to the Rock Castle when I visited Shimla in the month of December for a holiday trip with my family. I would rate the destination as excellent as Mall road was good. The location of the hotel was average. The appearance of the hotel is very good. Front office was excellent as the staff were very good. Room was booked directly. Room was excellent as it was neat and clean. Service was excellent as the staff were very quick. Food was excellent as it was tasty. Wi-Fi was available at the hotel. I would recommend this hotel to other travellers who visit Shimla.

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Comfortable and relaxing stay

4.9/7
Posted 2 Mar

I stayed with my family in this hotel in the month of November one holiday trip and had booked online, destination was great with beautiful view, pleasant climate, location of the hotel was good, I had arrived on my own vehicle and the parking space was sufficient. Reception the staff's was very well behaved and gave the necessary information and made the guest comfortable. Room was nice and clean with all amenities working, service was on time. I did not eat in the hotel nor used the other activities or Wi-Fi. I would suggest the hotel to give complimentary food and drink. I would recommend this hotel to upcoming travellers.

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Checkout was on time

5.5/7
Posted 4 Jan

The check in and checkout was done on time at the hotel. I had booked room at the hotel by online. The overall experience was good. The hotel location was convenient. The service was on time. It was a new hotel. The provided room was very good. AC and TV were provided in the room. The complimentary breakfast was provided in the hotel. There was no activity arranged by the hotel. The sightseeing was not arranged by the hotel. The food was average. I would like to recommend this hotel to upcoming travellers.

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Overview

The Rock castle is ranked #20 among the 636 hotels in Shimla with an average rating of 5.6 out of 7. It is one of the 395, 0-star in Shimla. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 31 photos, 124 text reviews and 1 video reviews and is rated top for its Front Office, Destination and Room. It was also named winner of the Better Holiday Awards in 2017 under Great Location.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 3,500 to Rs 5,500 per night. to check availability or to avail complimentary breakfast, we recommend contacting the hotel to check if the final tariff includes it.

The ambience and the location of the hotel makes it a suitable option for variety of travellers. Couple (49%) and Family (37%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 49% of guests enjoy the hotel's relaxed environment, whereas 30% have rated the ambience as romantic.

Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of Oct, Nov and Dec for the best experience.

Due to the close proximity, it is considered as one of the best stay option. Sankat Mochan Temple (1 Km), Indian Institute of Advanced Study (2 Kms), Himalayan Bird Park (2 Kms), Gurkha Gate (2 Kms) and Shimla State Museum (2 Kms) are some of the popular sightseeing attractions located near the hotel.

The hotel ensures you are well taken care of during your stay. By providing free wifi access, the hotel makes sure you are always connected to the internet.

Other amenities include Laundry Services, Restaurant, Room Service and Travel Assistance. For checkin and checkout time, we suggest contacting the hotel.

If you are in need for airport transfers or require a car for sightseeing around the city or you have to do an early check-in, then we recommend contacting the hotel directly and requesting for these additional services. All of the available amenities ensure your stay is enjoyable and free from any hassles.

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