Amba Hotel, Shimla

Ranked 34 of 853 hotels in Shimla

Fingask Estate Behind State Bank Of India The Mall,

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Reviews (101)

4 Reviews | 68 Readers

1 Review | 1 Reader

Hotel was very nice

Posted 2 May, 2016

The experience of the hotel was good. The hotel was very nice. The allotted room was excellent in the hotel. The service of the hotel was not good. The view from the room was good. The hotel was value for money. I had visited this hotel with family. Everything was good in the hotel.

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3 Reviews | 97 Readers

Average hotel with a very good location

Posted 23 Apr, 2016

This is an average hotel with a very good location. It's walking distance to most of the shops in Colaba including Marine drive, Taj Hotel and Gateway to India. The room we got was a fairly good.

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1 Review | 73 Readers

The hotel was well maintained and tidy

Posted 24 Jan, 2016

My friends and I decided to stay there it was a great experience. The destination of the hotel was good the hotel was well maintained and tidy. The service was good and our room was fabulous and the room was well maintained. They gave us good advice to visit the quality of food was good and yummy and liked the hotel and it if was my great experience there and the hotel was very clean.

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1 Review | 172 Readers

Pleasant place to stay within Budget

Posted 27 Nov, 2015

I went to this hotel with my husband 4 months ago. We stay in this hotel. Because of seeing hotel location we decided to stay there. We booked a room for us. Then we check-in room and found out amazing room with nice interiors. Whether it is room or lobby everything is just neat and clean. Hotel staff member also very friendly. Then we took lunch which is also very delicious. Hotel location is very good with parking facility. We enjoy our stay there.

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1 Review | 172 Readers

Best experience

Posted 25 Nov, 2015

My friends and I planned for a trip. We went to Shimla in October. We book this hotel for one night. Its one of the best hotel in Shimla because of its location. Hotel appearance is very good. Hotel price is also reasonable, its budget hotel. Hotel staff was also nice. Room service was good, room and bathroom was clean and room service was also good. Food was also good and price was also cheap. We love this palace.

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2 Reviews | 401 Readers

Good hotel to stay in good location

Posted 5 Nov, 2015

The destination is good but little bit hotter than usual. The location of hotel is good as near to airport. Appearance of hotel is good, looks like 5 star and the service of hotel staff is decent. Food and drink of hotel is superb. Overall nice hotel to stay, rooms are fully air conditioned also. Luxurious and affordable as I want that why I will come there again and again.

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8 Reviews | 743 Readers

Spacious room and well managed reception

Posted 31 Oct, 2015

I was in Shimla with my friend. I have stayed in the month of August in this hotel. The hotel location is good and nice view in mountain area. The front office staff is very nice. As we go to Simla for adventure tour. Our group followed by the guide provided by this hotel.

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6 Reviews | 1475 Readers

Good experience at reasonable price

Posted 30 Oct, 2015

It was good to enjoy such stay at such good price. The location of the hotel was perfect. The place itself is such good that no one think of negativity. The food was good. Rooms were spacious. Service was good. Staff were polite as well. Whole premises was neat and tidy. Overall, it was a good stay at this hotel.

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25 Reviews | 2853 Readers

Nice hotel with amenities

Posted 11 Sep, 2014

Hotel Amba is lodging spotted at Fingask Tourist Complex, The Mall Shimla. This lodging is arranged 2. 30 km from vice regal cabin and. 76 km from joy legacy social mind boggling in the city. It is. 72 km from the closest line station - Shimla and 9. 50 km from the closest airplane terminal - Shimla. Visitors can check-in at whatever time after 12:00 and check-out whenever before 12:00 . . Lodging Amba has 10 rooms. It began its operations in 1990 and was remodelled in 2013. The lodging offers the accompanying luxuries : cctv, Airport/ Train Transfer, Ixigo Sticker, Travel Desk and the room likewise offers the accompanying conveniences : Geysers/ Hot Water, Telephone, Bath Towels & Toiletries, Table/ Chair, Air Conditioning, Cable/ Satellite TV, Cupboard/ Wardrobe, Balcony .

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9 Reviews | 314 Readers

Good service; great view from balcony

Posted 8 Jul, 2014

We stayed at the Amba Hotel during our three night stay in Shimla. The penthouse suite was ideal with great views outside, a nice balcony and a small seating area around the TV where you can order snacks and drinks to sit and relax. The service from the staff was second to none, happy to accommodate any needs, the only issue being they closed at around 10pm at night. We also organized a car to take us around for two days to areas we could trek far away and bring us back at reasonable rates. The hotel offers a free drop off to near the bazaar until 7pm but it's an easy enough walk back after this time. All in all couldn't have asked for more. Will definitely return if I come back to Shimla.

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1 Review | 120 Readers

Awesome stay with well furnished rooms

Posted 1 Dec, 2015

Nice cherishing natural beauty of Shimla. Nice stay with good food. Really good service as they even give free buffet breakfast. There's availability of bus services for sightseeing and other various activities. Loved the place. Nice and awesome furnished room with really good warmth. Hot water available.

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8 Reviews | 3834 Readers

Clean rooms & good room service

Posted 4 Sep, 2014

The hotel is situated centrally in the heart of the city with excellent location advantages. The hotel successfully maintains clean and hygienic environment with nice ambience. The room rates are economical. Staff were co-operative as they served on time Room service was very good and rooms were very clean. The food quality was very good. I like the hotel service very much and I am going stay in Amba Hotel, the next time I travel to Shimla .

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12 Reviews | 915 Readers

Best hotel with nice room

Posted 7 Sep, 2015

Amba hotel Shimla best hotel for family stay. First of the this was my first trip my family for winter vacation and I enjoy very much this hotel was very beautiful and room was very specie nice and clean. Food was very tasty with nice presentation. We stay in this hotel for 5 Day. Staff was very cooperative.

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Amba Hotel is ranked #34 among the 853 hotels in Shimla with an average rating of 5.7 out of 7. It is one of the 66, 2-star in Shimla. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 6 photos, 101 text reviews and 1 video reviews. it is rated top for its Food & Drink, Location and Destination.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 2,300 to Rs 2,600 per night. The hotel offer 23 rooms 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. Family (36%) and Couple (34%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 21% of guests enjoy the hotel's romantic ambience, whereas 19% have rated the ambience as relaxing.

Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of July, Aug and Sept for the best experience.

Amba Hotel is located at Fingask Estate which is approximately 1 Km from Shimla railway station . Due to the close proximity, it is considered as one of the best stay option. Kali Bari Temple (1 Km), The Railway Board Building (1 Km), Gorton Castle (1 Km), Army Heritage Musuem (1 Km) and Scandal Point (1 Km) are some of the popular sightseeing attractions located near the hotel.

The hotel ensures you are well taken care of during your stay.

Other amenities include Laundry Services, Doctor On Call 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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