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.
See all 123 hotels in Shimla

Hotel Willow Banks

510 reviews
#17 of 123 Hotels in Shimla
Save
Traveller (277)
Room & Suite (92)
Dining (34)
Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good51%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mall road”(239 reviews)
“sanjay sharma”(7 reviews)
“premium room”(28 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (510)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Hotel Willow Banks
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
506 results
Traveller rating
137
251
87
14
17
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
137
251
87
14
17
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsmall roadsanjay sharmapremium roomtourism liftcentral heatinghotel is locatedsmall balconyconvenient locationhigh court parkingroom servicetaxi standbreakfast spreadhot watercomfortable stayview from the balconyexcellent locationrooms are spacious
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 506 reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Willow Banks is right on the Mall Road and has the best location perhaps. It also has a very hip and happening cafe. Rooms are stacked up the entire mountain slope. Food is served in decent sized portions and matches up in taste. The breakfast...More

Thank Pranab1810
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 24 October 2017

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are glad you liked the location and food at the hotel. We will surely take your feedback on board for constant improvement of our services. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

The best part is that the hotel has its own lift just have to climb a bit,hotel has its own coolie,the best part is the hotel is on mall road itself. room:- awesome view,neat and clean spacious,with well furnished hot water. bathroom:-clean well decorated with...More

Thank Arnab D
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 22 October 2017

Dear Guest, thanks for your visit to Hotel Willow Banks! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again really soon!

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I visited the restaurant, must say it's unmatchable, food is sunptuous, especially the moong dal and roomali roti, decently priced .....try with family ...great standards being maintained ....you can try for mushroom tikma also. Very friendly staff. Must say 100%

Thank sanamkumar
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the food here. We would love to host you again soon!

Reviewed 7 October 2017

If you want the best view of shimla then this is your place,,,,I wasn't expecting much but the time when I arrived i found the exotic view of shimla. From my room's balcony which made me speechless,,,, I am pretty sure that if you book...More

Thank Poonam J
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday with us and especially liked the view from your room and location of our property. We will certainly take your suggestions on board for further improvement of...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This hotel is located at the central place of Shimla. The service is quite good. You get a very good view of the Mall Road from the balconies. There is a food court at the top with live music during the evening. All kinds of...More

1  Thank Ayan2102
Response from hs74k, Manager at Hotel Willow BanksResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Guest, thanks for your stay at Hotel Willow Banks. We are delighted that you enjoyed your vacation with us and especially liked our location, service and food. We hope to see you again soon!

View more reviews
PreviousNext
123456102
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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
Conference Facilities
Concierge
Banquet Room
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$83 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Spa Hotel in Shimla
#7 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Family Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$83 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Spa Hotel in Shimla
#7 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
#8 Family Hotel in Shimla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (277)
Room & Suite (92)
Dining (34)
Hotel & Grounds (163)
Bathroom (10)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Prateek S
20 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Dear guest, we have four categories of room. Deluxe rooms face the mall road. Super deluxe rooms face the valley but have a small balcony (14 sq ft). Premium rooms face the valley and have a big balcony (28 sq ft). Studio... More
1
Vote
Sachin M
1 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from WillowBanks | Property representative |
Dear Guests Greetings from willow Bankd There is a no requirements of Ac in shimla.
0
Votes
Sachin M
1 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from hs74k | Property representative |
Typically AC is not required in rooms in Shimla. All our rooms however are centrally heated in winters. Rooms have fans for summers. Studio rooms have ACs, while others do not. Difference between deluxe room and premium room... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"We preferred valley view room and its good."
Read review
"We stayed in Deluxe room with Mall Road view but I am sure the Premium Room with Valley view will also be..."
Read review
"Try to take roome on higher floors as they give better view of entire Shimla"
Read review
"Rooms overlooking the mountains and village"
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
Map
Satellite