Hotel Amba

The Mall, Fingask Est, Shimla , Shimla

1 Star
70 of 851 Rank

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Food & Drink
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Guest Reviews

3 Reviews | 4 Readers

Food quality and quantity was good


The overall experience was good in the hotel. I had booked this room by online. I had taken non-AC room in the hotel. The food quality and quantity was good in the hotel. Only vegetarian food was available in the hotel. The Wi-Fi facility was not provided by the hotel. The hotel was good for stay. Complimentary food was not provided by the hotel.

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Good service and comfortable stay


I had visited to Shimla and the hotel stay was a good experience. The location of the hotel was not convenient. The appearance of the hotel was looking good. The service people of the hotel were friendly and helpful. The food quality and taste was good. No activities were available. The room stay was comfortable spacious neat and clean with all basic amenities was provided. I would like to recommend the hotel to other travellers and the stay was value for money.

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1 Review | 25 Readers

Totally a best in class Hotel with all facility


I went to this hotel some time ago with my wife. We stay in Amba hotel. My wife suggested me to stay in this because it has good service in this hotel. We booked a room for us. Reception and entry is very attractive. Then a boy picked our luggage and direct us to the room. We found room really big with nice interiors and equipped with all needful things like TV, geyser, telephone, WiFi, heater etc. Bathroom and balcony so neat and clean that impress us more. Room location very good and also nice view in balcony. Room service was very fast and tasty good. Parking facility there and also near the market. Overall very nice hotel to stay.

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2 Reviews | 271 Readers

An awesome hotel


The hotel is good in every aspect. The location of the hotel is very good. Front office staff are very helpful, polite and courteous. Room are well-maintained, kept neat and clean. House keeping was good. Food served was very delicious to eat and has all wide varieties of food. Room service was good. Overall has a very awesome stay.

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1 Review | 25 Readers

Decent budget hotel and superb service


In the budget segment, this hotel stands right at top. Excellent location, we have stayed here for 4 days and barring in-house food, all the experience is value for money. I would advise to avoid in-house food here and the service is excellent. Staff is polite and friendly, spacious and well maintained simple room, and nice peaceful atmosphere here. Suggested this property for budget trips.

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5 Reviews | 684 Readers

Low budget and good hotel


As we completed our trekking in Shimla we relaxed in this hotel. As it appeared normally but good in food services and some activities. Encouraging staff, good management and good people. Need to improve in the international standards. Less interior and exterior designs, its near to the city surroundings. We ordered biryani, it's too good and low in cost. Outside of the hotel we purchased handicrafts and some apples as it is famous. Front office is good and good community people.

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5 Reviews | 230 Readers

Awesome stay, hotel ambience was attractive


I went to hotel Amba past month and stayed 5 days. The ambience is very nice and attractive. Staff were hard-working, polite and dutiful. The check-in and check-out facility is very easy. Rooms were very large, attractive and refurnished. Management is too good.

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7 Reviews | 186 Readers

Good hotel to stay with good management


I stayed in this hotel during my tour of Michael Pradesh. Hotel is located in the lap of nature and greenery, entire Shimla can be seen from the terrace of the hotel. Hotel management was good, food and services were very well. Receptionist was polite and very sweet, hotel was under budget.

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5 Reviews | 128 Readers

Amazing place to stay and within budget


I went to Shimla with my wife. We stay in this hotel. Hotel room is really very big with nice interior. Hotel decoration is really remarkable. Balcony, rooms, toilets all are neat and clean. Hotel receptionist is very polite and professional. Manager is also very helpful nature person. We have all facility like WiFi, Heater, Television and phone also. We didn't face any problem there. Food and beverage are also very healthy and delicious. Staff and service also very fast. Enjoyed a lot.

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10 Reviews | 238 Readers

Looking beautiful and fare prices


Visiting this hotel is a good part of our life, mainly this hotel seems to be popular for it's beautifulness and I love the food mainly in this hotel, too tasty to eat, inner beauty of the rooms are awesome loved it. Mainly best thing is service of this hotel serviceman are too good, great staff as well as mangement. Destination is too good. A awesome time spent in this hotel.

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Hotel Amba is ranked #70 among the 851 hotels in Shimla with an average rating of 5.6 out of 7. It is one of the 17, 1-star in Shimla. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 7 photos and 26 text reviews. it is rated top for its Front Office, Food & Drink and Service.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 1,400 to Rs 1,600 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. Family (50%) and Couple (35%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 27% of guests enjoy the hotel's colorful local culture, whereas 15% have rated the ambience as religious.

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.

Hotel Amba is located at Tallital 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), Scandal Point (1 Km) and Town Hall (1 Km) are some of the popular sightseeing attractions located near 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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