Over 100 years old, The Oberoi Cecil is a Grand Heritage Hotel. It is situated at Chaura Maidan, Shimla, 7000 feet up in the Himalayas. A celebration of the elegance and grace of the Colonial era in the Queen of Hill Stations, located in the majestic Himalayan ranges, The Oberoi Cecil is very much a part of Shimla’s colonial history.
The hotel has been restored to its original grandeur with wood floors, period furniture, crackling fires and an inviting ambience. Built around a beautiful atrium, the rooms offer splendid views of the mountains and valleys.
Built in 1884 as a Himalayan hill station, the hotel has been extensively renovated and reopened in 1997. With fabulous views across the valley, The Oberoi Cecil is a perfect base from which to explore the spectacular mountain scenery, cedar forests and ancient monasteries of this world famous destination.
The Oberoi Cecil is within walking distance of the famous Vice Regal Lodge, former summer residence of the Viceroy of India.
The Oberoi Cecil offers luxurious facilities to its guests to make their stay more comfortable and memorable. Some of the facilities offered to the guests are
The hotel also has excellent dining option provided to the guests where they can savour scrumptuous delicacies. The Cedar Garden, an outdoor restaurant offers a light menu with a range of snack and drinks. The Lounge is located in the 5 storey Atrium Lobby and also has a Bar.
Guests can also enjoy tea or a quiet drink in front of a roaring fire from our selection of Indian and Imported wines and spirits. The Restaurant at the Oberoi Cecil offers a selection of European and Asian dishes.
Special rates for children apply at mealtimes. It offers a variety of Indian, Continental, Italian and Regional cuisines and is open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Its wood panelling and chandeliers add to its old-world elegance and charm.
The Spa offers an extensive ‘menu' of relaxing and reviving massages and beauty treatments. Aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, Balinese, Hawaiian and Thai massage all feature, along with Chakra Head and Shoulder Massage and facials.
As well as the spa therapy suites, the Spa offers steam rooms. This is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a long day in the mountains - or in the boardroom. The Gymnasium, located at the level below the Pool, is free to guests.
The hotel is an inspirational venue for board meetings and small conferences. The meeting rooms are designed to meet the requirements of your business needs and can host conferences from 40 to 70 guests. State-of-the-art equipment coupled with unobtrusive service and professional expertise will ensure a memorable conference experience.
Peace and tranquility, the crisp invigorating mountain air and the classical elegance of the historic hotel create a perfect ambience for successful business meetings.