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5-star Shimla hotel close to Mall Road

Popular property highlights

Free valet parking
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Location

This family-friendly Shimla hotel is located in the historical district, within 1 mi (2 km) of State Museum and Mall Road. Shimla Mall is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) away.

Hotel Features

This hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor pool. Valet parking is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a steam room are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 75 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Wired Internet and minibars are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 9600
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 4800 (from 6 to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: INR 1500 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: INR 1000 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: INR 1000 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: INR 1000 per day (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 3000 per vehicle (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Please note: An extra bed is provided for 1 child over 8 years old and less than 12 years old staying in a room with a parent. For more than 1 child between 8 and 12 years an additional room is necessary at a discounted rate.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Service animals not allowed

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Number of children who can stay free - 2

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets or service animals allowed

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Hotel Names

  • Cecil Oberoi
  • Cecil Oberoi Shimla
  • Cecil Shimla
  • Oberoi Cecil
  • Oberoi Cecil Hotel
  • Oberoi Cecil Hotel Shimla
  • Oberoi Cecil Shimla
  • Oberoi Shimla
  • Oberoi Shimla Cecil
  • Shimla Oberoi
  • Oberoi Cecil Shimla Hotel
  • Oberoi Cecil - Shimla Hotel Shimla
  • The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla Hotel
  • The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla Shimla
  • The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla Hotel Shimla

Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of Heritage Hotels of India.

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable until March 31 2021 (date subject to change):

  • Spa
  • Spa/Beauty services
  • Swimming pool

Property Features

In addition to a full-service spa, The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla features an indoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with wired and wireless Internet access (surcharge).

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and limo/town car service. This luxury hotel also offers a steam room, spa services, and a library. For a surcharge, the property provides an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla has designated areas for smoking.

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Elevator
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1884
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Steam room
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Free valet parking
  • Health club
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Wired Internet access - surcharge
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Free parking nearby
  • Hair salon
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 75
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Room Amenities

The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla offers 75 accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Television
  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Slippers
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge)
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Towels provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking , Free parking nearby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Food & Drink

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

The Restaurant - Onsite restaurant. A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

The Oberoi Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • In-room accessibility

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a health club, and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

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