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Hotel Amber

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Very close (2-3 minute walk) from Kalka railway station. That is the only good thing about this hotel. The staff were rude, slow and unhelpful. Rooms were barely clean, very worn out, stained bedding, freezing cold and very loud. Windows don't appear to actually shut properly so sounds like you are in the street with the fighting dogs, shouting me...

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

It is not for enjoying your stay, but to have shelter until your train starts to wherever. Not very clean, noisy and cold but still very close to the train station and two restaurants. I wouldnt recommend to stay in Kalka though.

1Thank Bálint T
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The hotel is not good for stay. Yes if you are traveling and you need to stay at night at Kalka due to break journey then only you should choose this hotel. Rooms are not cleaned but ok for a single night stay. Hot water available but every time you need to request to reception. Intercom is not present so...

Thank SumitPanda
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Arrived on the late train from Shimla to this 'hotel' , paid for the room but left once we saw it and took a taxi to Chandigarh . Filthy bedding, stained walls, tatty filthy threadbare furniture , no wifi . We looked at the few other hotels Kalka, and all seemed to be the same standard . My advice if...

Thank alan e
Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 8 May 2016

for overnight stay this hotel is best as it is the nearest hotel to kalka railway station as i have to catch the shimla toy train in the early morning. They provide hot water as well..on demand and through geyser as well. And most importantly there is a mountain view from this hotel.Mr Abhay jain guided us well. 9034814543

1Thank vajain8
Ludhiana, India
Reviewed 11 May 2015

this hotel is good enough to provide nearly all the facilities in just a reasonable cost.we stayed their for a night. And the Hotel staff is quite helpful . they even provide tea, coffee, mineral water, So we didn't had to run for all these things to the market. They even provide good food their. they also have another hotel...

5Thank 572jai
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 15 April 2015

All Hotels in kalka are a stopover hotels as tourists prefer it for catching earlly morning toy trains. Located very near to railway station and market where food to shopping everything available at reasonable prices.

1Thank paresh_shruti
mt barker, WA
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Of all the Indian places we stayed at this one took the cake. The rudest owner extorting extra money to take a bicycle to the room. Indian arrogance came out in the most aggressive manner. Bad mannered with worse english he teaches his staff the same bad manners. Rooms were adequate but dirty. Hot water, forget it.

4Thank fred m
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Kalka isn't a tourist resort, I doubt that any of the hotels are that great, but the room lacked any heating (February, marble floors, it was cold). It was...adequate, conveniently close to the station. But it definitely wasn't great. No hot water, no toilet paper (or towels). Not welcoming at all. The 'fast' food place two stores up was very...

4Thank Clive T
Ludhiana, India
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I stayed here in this hotel for 1 nyt with my wife on 3rd sep 2013 . we have booked one double bedded room worth rs.820/- .the day we have arrived on 3rd sep at 9:30 pm from shatabdi express we reached the hotel in 1 min and found comfortable stay there. then we talked to th owner Mr. S..k...

4Thank DKSharma6543

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Additional Information about Hotel Amber

Address: Near Railway Station, Kalka 133302, India
Region: India > Haryana > Kalka
Price Range: €15 - €24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“pay adequately, nd u'll get a good room.”
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572jai, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Check the room locks properly”
HaxbyClive, 14 Feb 2014 | Read review
“deluxe room is good and even from front rooms beautiful mountains view are available”
DKSharma6543, 30 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Avoid rooms opening to the main road and check the windows, especially the ones with the cooler outside- any cracks and you will have a very noisy night to contend with.”
TheGreyPilgrim, 4 Jun 2012 | Read review
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