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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with full-service spa and free valet parking

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business centre

Location

This family-friendly Shimla hotel is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of State Museum and Viceregal Lodge. Shimla Mall and Lakkar Bazar are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Hotel features

Along with a full-service spa, this hotel has a restaurant and an indoor pool. Valet parking is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a steam room are on-site.

Room amenities

All 75 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. High-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge) and minibars are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Languages Spoken

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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. Wired and wireless Internet access is available at a surcharge.

This 5-star property offers access to A business centre, a limo/town car service and meeting rooms. This luxury hotel also offers a steam room, spa services and a library. For a surcharge, the property provides a round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. On-site 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) 
  • Lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business centre 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter 
  • Restaurant 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Built in 1884 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Steam room 
  • Free valet parking 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Health club 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Wired Internet access - surcharge 
  • 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 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 75 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transport (surcharge) 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( INR 1000 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wired high-speed internet ( INR 1000 per day ), Wired high-speed internet ( INR 1000 per day )

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

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

Where to Eat

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

The Restaurant – On-site restaurant. A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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 

Spa Services

The Oberoi Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include massages, 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 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 6 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 8 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
  • No on-site parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No pets or service animals allowed
Please note: A complimentary child bed is provided for 1 child over 8 years old and less than 12 years old staying in a room with a parent. For 2 children between 8 and 12 years an additional room is necessary at a discounted rate. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 7150.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 7500.00
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: INR1500 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: INR3000 per vehicle (return)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Oberoi Cecil Shimla Hotel
  • Oberoi Cecil Hotel
  • Oberoi Cecil Shimla
  • Oberoi Cecil
  • Oberoi Cecil - Shimla Hotel Shimla
  • Shimla Oberoi
  • Oberoi Shimla

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. Up to 2 children aged 8 years old and younger stay for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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 or service animals are allowed at this property.

This is an Expedia Rate property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Heritage Hotels of India.

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