Hotel The Oberoi Cecil Shimla

The Oberoi Cecil Shimla (5*)

Hotel Description

The Oberoi Cecil is a downtown hotel in the beautiful city of Shimla which is the gateway to magnificent Himalayas. Built in colonial styling, the hotel is an ideal base to explore the Himalayan ranges, stunning valleys, ancient monasteries and cedar forests. Located in the close proximity of prime attractions of Shimla such as Summer Hill, Jakhu temple, the famous Mall and ice skating ring, the hotel is the foremost choice of guests. This five-star property offers recreation facilities like fitness centre, temperature controlled indoor swimming pool, spa, billiard room and activity centre.

Guests can enjoy tea sitting in front of fire at the on-site Tea Lounge and Bar. Also, The Oberoi's restaurant offers various European and Asian specialties to pamper your taste buds. Intimate private dining allows you to take pleasure in local Himachali, pan-Indian and international cuisines along with a complimentary bottle of wine, exquisite chocolates and Honeymoon gift.

Hotel Facilities

  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • Wheelchair access
  • Three multi-cuisine restaurants


The rooms at the hotel have a rustic charm and offer incredible views of cedar trees, valleys and gardens. Beautified in traditional colonial style, the hotel rooms feature king size bed, Burmese teak floorboards, ottoman and leather topped bureau desk. The rooms are tiled in deep red granite and evergreen marble and have a full length bathtub. The living units are classified as luxury suites, deluxe suites, premier valley view rooms and luxury rooms, and have the following amenities:

  • 24-hour butler service
  • Includes a master bedroom, private terrace, lounge, walk-in wardrobe, bath and separate shower
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • 12" pillow-topped mattress
  • Pillow menu features a range to suit every personal preference
  • 24-hour in-room dining
  • Fully stocked personal bar
  • Turndown service, twice a day
  • 24-hour express laundry service (chargeable)
  • Walk-in wardrobe and separate luggage space
  • Electronic safe for valuables
  • 32" LCD television
  • Wide range of national and international news, sports and film channels
  • Broadband internet and WiFi (chargeable after 30 minutes)
  • DVD and CD player
  • In-house movie selection
  • Direct dial telephone line, fax and copier
  • Full-length enamel bathtub with fitted shower
  • Frosted glass shower cubicle, with multi-setting shower
  • Double wash basins
  • Vanity table
  • Natural toiletries specially blended for Oberoi Hotels
  • Hair dryer
  • 100% cotton bathrobes and towels
  • Moveable shaving mirror

Hotel Policies

In case of booking cancellation, you have to pay the cancellation charges to the hotel. The hotel requires a written cancellation request in such case. Cancellation charges will be applicable from the day we receive your cancellation request, and deduction will be made on the basis of following slab:

  • 48 hours prior to arrival OR No Show: No Refund
  • 07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the hotel booking amount
  • 15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the hotel booking amount
  • 45 days prior to arrival: 10% of the hotel booking amount

Travel Information

Nearest Airport: Chandigarh International Airport (140 Km approx.)

Nearest Railway Station: Shimla Railway Station, narrow gauge (600 meters approx.)

Nearest Bus Stand: Shimla Bus Stand (2 Km approx.)

Nearby Tourist Attractions

The Mall (2.5 Km), the Viceregal Lodge (2 Km), Tattapani / Shiv Goofa (56 Km), Sankat Mochan (7 Km), Jakhoo Hill (4 Km), Kufri (18 Km), Mashobra (14 Km), Chail (45 Km), Naldehra Golf Course (22 Km), Narkanda (64 Km), Taradevi (20 Km).