Oberoi Cecil

Shimla, Himalayas India

  • Dine in a grand setting
  • Extensive mountain views
  • Enjoy a variety of spa treatments treatments
  • Dip in the indoor pool with panoramic views
  • Explore historical Shimla

Open:  Oberoi Cecil is open all year.   

Location:  Oberoi Cecil is located in the hill station of Shimla, at an altitude of 7000 feet in the Himalayas. It is within walking distance of the Vice Regal lodge. The hotel is 10 minutes from the railway station and 45 minutes from Jubbarhatti domestic airport.

Rooms:  The hotel offers deluxe and premier rooms and deluxe and premier suites. All 75 rooms are equipped with TV and DVD player, direct dial 'phone, minibar, tea/coffee making equipment and a safe. There are rooms for guests with special needs. Many rooms have views across the valley and Himalayas and some have private balconies. All are en-suite and include a range of toiletries. They are heated in winter and air conditioned in summer. There is 24-hour room service.

Activities:  Nature walks, guided treks, exploring historical Shimla, relaxing at the hotel, swimming, horse riding (pay locally) and, between November and March, ice skating. Skiing is available in season at Narkhanda, 64kms from the hotel and there is a golf course about an hour's drive away. For children there is an special activity centre equipped with computer games and toys.  

Facilities:  The hotel has a, indoor heated swimming pool, billiards room, board games, card games and a fitness centre as well as the Oberoi Spa which offers an extensive range of massages and treatments. There is a 24-hour concierge service, laundry service and babysitting. There is a range of dining options. The main restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and serves a selection of European and Asian dishes. The tea lounge and bar are in the 5-storey atrium and is open from 11am to 11pm. The cedar garden offers al fresco snacks and drinks at lunchtime.  

Dining:  Meals are taken at individual tables.

Children:  Children of all ages are welcome.  

Health:  We recommend malaria prophylactics for travel to India.

Communication:  There is Wi-Fi internet access in all guest rooms and public areas. 

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Client Rating for India 5/5 from 130 reviews

The views are spectacular and the hotel is splendid. Add do this the warm and hospitable staff, it all made for a perfect stay.