The Oberoi Cecil Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) 75 rooms from £127Back to Nature - With nature trails and a bounty of outdoor activities this property is great for getting back to nature.Local markets - Head to The Ridge for some fine examples of colonial architechture and great antique and book shops.Sights nearby - Just a short walk away is the Vice Regal Lodge, the former summer residence of the Viceroy of India.Great walks - There are many nature trails beginning right from the hotel.
Welcoming guests for over 130 years Cecil was a popular hotel amongst Britishers escaping the heat of the planes in the summer months, and still maintains its colonial white facade. Featuring a cavernous lobby, wood-beamed indoor pool and rooms decorated in classic colonial style. A historic stay. See More
Wildflower Hall Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) 85 rooms from £196Back to Nature - The hotel has gorgeous gardens and stunning vistas of the surrounding hills and mountains.Great walks - Finish off a walk amongst the fragrant pine trees with a gourmet picnic.Views - Great views from hotelBirdwatching - Good birding near the hotel.Recommended by - Tablet
Perched at an altitude of over 8000 ft with indescribable views of the surrounding hills. Full on old world, colonial charm rooms are understated luxury with polished woods, antiques and open fireplaces. Enjoy indoor-outdoor dining or a whiskey at The Cavalry Bar. There is a sumptuous pool and spa. See More
Chapslee Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) 5 rooms from £200Local markets - The Mall with its lines of shops is great for shopping and picking up trinkets.Great walks - The 30 minute walk up to Jakhu Temple is well worth it.Tennis - There are tennis courts on site for guests to use.Sights nearby - Viceregal Lodge is just a short walk away.
The former residence of the Hon'ble Raja Charanjit Singh is today a boutique property boasting luxury from a bygone era. With a library, cards room, tennis court and croquet lawn you truly are transported into another time. Plus what is regarded as the best restaurant in Shimla can be found here. See More