We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Willow Banks

Save
Share
Traveller (341)
Room & Suite (104)
Dining (40)
Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tourist lift”(23 reviews)
“premium room”(30 reviews)
“sanjay sharma”(8 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4 Star accommodation
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Sep. 2Sep. 3
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$67.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Shimla hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "73b4804731904b7bb177a2c3dbd7a174", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":586892,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[39089956],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":9,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":67,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"73b4804731904b7bb177a2c3dbd7a174","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":74,"lowestMetaPrice":67,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":74,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":74,"lowestMetaPrice":67,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":74,"hotelName":"Hotel Willow Banks","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjczYjQ4MDQ3MzE5MDRiN2JiMTc3YTJjM2RiZDdhMTc0IiwiQUlLIjoiMTczYzIwZDJmMmQxNGFhZDg1ZThlMDNmZjY1NWM1MzYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "02/09/2018", "checkOut": "03/09/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$67", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"39089956":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (554)
Filter reviews
550 results
Traveller rating
155
266
95
16
18
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
155
266
95
16
18
Show reviews that mention
All reviewstourist liftpremium roomsanjay sharmacafe shimlahotel is locatedroom servicesmall balconyconvenient locationhigh court parkinghot waterbreakfast spreadcomfortable stayview from the balconyexcellent locationrooms are spacioustravel deskvalley facing
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 550 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely property! Central location, brilliant view, amazing food joints. They have two in-house restaurants serving the most delicious food. The rooms are large , spacious and have a beautiful view of the hills. The hotel also has a spa which is well maintained with trained...More

Thank Pritii05
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Willow Banks and loved the rooms, view, food and spa. We look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best hotel to stay in shimla I love the location of hotel.. it's on the mall road just a 2 minutes walk away from the church mall road everything is there.. I would like to visit again.. nice balcony view as well. Cooperative staff nice...More

Thank rockzharry7
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for your visit to Hotel Willow Banks Shimla. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially liked the location, view from the balcony of the room, our service and food. We look forward to hosting you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was nice , ordered for dal makhni and kadhai paneer , was nice , the ambience is nice , the portion for both the dishes was ample , good fr a fact that shimla has a good quality place for 24 x 7...More

Thank pawan0782verma
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thanks for dining with us! We are so glad you enjoyed your time at our 24x7 eatery. Yes surely we would be open through the night during winters too. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located in an area where you will just step out and it’s the mall road. Clean and spacious room. Price is a bit expensive but the stay is convenient and comfortable. There are lots of pubs, restaurants and shops nearby.

Thank Denver L
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially liked our rooms and location. Hope to host you again soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Shimla times cafe is inn these days ..I love the continental food here...space to sit in open and live music makes it most entertaining place that too in city ...spa for couples is additional limelight of this placeMore

Thank sheetalkuthiala2007
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We are delighted you enjoyed your food at our cafe and liked the location and our spa too. We do request you to change your rating to be in line with your review - as the same affects our overall rating score. Hope...More

View more reviews
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Family Hotel in Shimla
#8 Spa Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Family Hotel in Shimla
#8 Spa Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (341)
Room & Suite (104)
Dining (40)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Rahulparul
June 29, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Hotel Willow Banks is situated on the heritage Mall Road where cars are not allowed. Hence there is no parking at the Hotel property. However, the largest car park in Shimla - the Shimla central parking is just a... More
0
Votes
Priyanka A
June 8, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Tim_Globetrotter | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the roads are safe. The vehicles are nit allowed
0
Votes
Nitin G
June 3, 2018|
Answer
Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Dear Sir, while there is scarcity of water in Shimla city, our hotel is not affected. We assure our guests 24x7 running water supply. However due to the scarcity we advise our guests to kindly use water responsibly and... More
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Premium rooms are best"
Read review
"Always prefer upper storey floors with balcony for a better view."
Read review
"best shimla valley views, cozy rooms,mall road"
Read review
"choose ant room on first floor with kitchenette if u r going with kids otherwise any room will do ."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing