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Shimla YMCA

Behind Ritz Cinema The Ridge, Shimla, India
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3/12/2017 4/12/2017
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  • Average27%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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1 - 5 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and self, senior citizens, reached Shimla railway stn at 11 am on 20th June. We boarded the Shivalik Deluxe Express from Kalka at 5 am. We had a deluxe room booked for 2 nights in YMCA Shimla. It was situated off the Ridge,...More

Thank Pattoor134A
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

One of the more complicated reviews for the YMCA. Although the location itself is pretty much the best you can get, the hostel per se has big issues. 1000rps for a double room; 600rps for the double room as a single person. Dorm are available...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

First off, if you don't want to spend a fortune, this is your best bet in Shimla, which is just pricey. Second, you will experience power outages and water outages. These are across Shimla and not just YMCA specific. Breakfast is free, communal bathrooms do...More

Thank Broms C
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Mrs. Minakshi scott w/o Mr. Naresh scott G/S , she is very arrogance and misbehaved with customer, she runs the mess with her monopoly and she don't know how to deal with customers specially ladies ..

2  Thank Deepak M
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Great location just at the end of the mall and easy to get to anywhere in central Shimla. Rooms had gone up a lot since last year and for a shared bathroom the price isn't amazing. The staff were really nice and friendly though and...More

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542 reviews
#2 of 117 hotels in Shimla
 
Kapil Hotel
872 reviews
#3 of 117 hotels in Shimla
 
Honeymoon Inn Shimla
816 reviews
#5 of 117 hotels in Shimla
 
Chapslee
218 reviews
#6 of 117 hotels in Shimla
 
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acer004
3 August 2017|
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Response from montz12 | Reviewed this property |
No, however you can rent them, though I've forgotten the rates, maybe ₹50-₹100
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akshad h
22 May 2017|
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Response from mcanuk | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure what you mean by 6 youngsters so I'll assume teenage men and women? Yes they are, clean and several showers or toilets per floor. Should be fine for a group of six if you share rooms (2 in each room)
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Jignesh C
11 March 2016|
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Response from akankshamartin | Reviewed this property |
you can call on this no- 01772652375. They are very helpful, they will book it in ur name. But do it a month in advance since May is peak season. Have a great trip
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"Rooms in the annex beside the main building gives more privacy."
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"Room 15 smelt pretty damp, so we chose another. It was fine"
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"Room 19 or the opposite one has sweeping city views"
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