Amba Hotel

Fingask Estate Behind State Bank Of India The Mall, , Shimla

2 Star
34 of 886 Rank

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Sunil Kumar

104 Reviews | 89 Readers

"Good stay and well-maintained r..."

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1 Review | 1 Reader

Hotel was very nice


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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18 Reviews | 1233 Readers

Best hotel with comfortable rooms & good staff


This is the best hotel in Shimla city. I have stayed in this hotel with my friends. The hotel locations is good and hill are is nice view. The front office staff is good and helpful. The hotel was clean. The room are large comfortable and in attach bathroom is clean. The hotel provide the WiFi and good parking. The food and drinks are nice and tasty. The overall experience was awesome in this hotel.

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3 Reviews | 640 Readers

A decent & an affordable Hotel


If you are looking for a cheap stay than this could be a great option for you. It is budget hotel and yet provide a very decent experience. Location and surroundings were beautiful. Food and room were not so great but were decent enough. The staff was quite efficient though.

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Amba Hotel is ranked #34 among the 886 hotels in Shimla with an average rating of 5.7 out of 7. It is one of the 65, 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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