Snow King Retreat
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Multilingual staff
TripAdvisor Reviews Snow King Retreat Shimla
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... we had struck up quite a relationship with them all.
As ever, as we paid the vast bill (It was around £7 including the beers) they asked if we could take their photo! We never worked out quite why they are so enamoured with photos but we obliged and left them to a chorus of cheery goodbyes and waves. What endearing people they are here.
We staggered back to the station and waited patiently for the "express" to arrive. it did eventually turn up and then took ...
... bus ride only cost us $6. Instead we opted to walk, our hotel was only 1 km away, however we were unaware that everything is built on the mountain and it was all uphill. At 5 am and with a still recovering Sarah it was a slow and painful walk.
We arrived at Dreamland Hotel that we had booked over the phone, or so we thought. Instead they had no idea who we were, no record of our reservation and showed us rooms with double beds when there were clearly 3 of ...
... had not been exaggerating. The hotel was indeed beautifully appointed with the main foyer leading into a main spacious and well furnished lounge, surrounded by a high rise of balconies and hotel rooms. We were very fortunate to be upgraded to an Executive Suite - which not surprisingly we had no trouble in accepting.
Gracious staff provided us what felt like an Induction tour of the hotel's facilities which lasted for at least thirty minutes. Having limited ...
... in the morning and smoking weed, which I didn’t know as I spent an afternoon in my own blissed-out way, tapping away on my computer with only a “cold coffee” (ice coffee) and spinach-mushroom quiche to fuel my inspiration.
We were persuaded by Bilal’s charm and low-pressure sales talk over another cup of tea to book a jeep trip into the Kinnaur Valley for five days, where we would visit remote mountain villages and ancient temples and get a closer look ...
... We watched the proceedings on another table, with disguised curiosity. A local boy and girl were in a prospective matrimonial set up, with both sets of relatives in tow. After a few moments, the boy and girl were sent off to another table to talk alone. Obviously it did not go too well, judging by the abrupt manner in which the boy got up. The two sides then made ...