The Oberoi Cecil

The Oberoi Cecil

Chaura Maidan | Shimla | Himachal Pradesh

The Oberoi Cecil is categorised as Luxury Heritage Hotel (Rating)

Oberoi Cecil is a high end heritage hotel at Shimla, Himachal Pradesh near Mall area.

Reasons to Visit
  • Luxury heritage hotel near mall road in Shimla
  • 79 centrally heated rooms with TV, refrigerator, electronic safe and DVD players with elegant furnishing and modern attached bathrooms
  • F&B area includes a bar and a restaurant serving European and Asian cuisine
  • The lounge bar and tea lounge serves beverages and light snacks throughout the day
  • Recreational facilities include activity centre, health club, swimming pool, billiards room and a well stocked library
  • 3 meeting rooms including a grand ballroom for conventions and functions and can seat up to 80 people
  • Other facilities include laundry and dry cleaning
  • Recommended for luxury getaways, corporate meets and conferences
Know It
  • Golf, picnics and short walks can be organised
  • Theme parties, both outdoor and indoor, can be organised
  • Located 600 metres from Shimla Railway Station
  • Limited space for parking
  • Luxury Hotels in and around Shimla
    "A heritage hotel at quieter end of Shimla mall, Oberoi Cecil represents the ultimate luxury heritage hotel experience where guests indulge and experience Raj era character and best of luxury hotel stay & hospitality. "
About Shimla

Shimla being the famous holiday resort that used to enjoy the status of being the summer capital of the British Raj, is now the state capital of Himachal Pradesh. Today, Shimla is crowded and overdeveloped over the years and has completely lost its heritage feel.  more

Things to do in Shimla
  • Places to Visit

    Popular Christ Church Shimla, Mall Road Shimla, Kali Bari Temple, Jakhoo Temple, Taradevi Temple
    Special Interest Himachal State Museum, Viceregal Lodge Shimla, Walk to Viceregal Lodge, Lakkar Bazar, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies
  • Activity

    Fun Skiing at Kufri (Snow Experience), Naldehra Golf Course (Golf), Kalka - Shimla Heritage Train (Heritage Train Journies, Heritage Train), Taradevi Temple Walk (Walking), Rafting at Tattapani (White Water Rafting), Fishing at Tattapani (Angling)
  • Excursion

    Himalayan Nature Park Kufri (18 kms), Mahasu Peak (23 kms), Sulphur Springs at Tattapani (52 kms)

The Oberoi Cecil

Chaura Maidan | Shimla | Himachal Pradesh
RoomRooms per UnitNo. of UnitsNo. Rooms
Total Rooms75
Total Occupancy150


  • Babysitting
  • Travel Desk
  • Doctor-on-call
  • Laundry
  • Parking
  • Room service 24 hours
Food and Beverages
  • Multi Cuisine Restaurant
Recreation or Indoor - Outdoor Games
  • Swimming pool
  • Billiards Table
Health, Fitness, Beauty and Wellness
  • Gymnasium
Group Facilities
Meeting SpaceAC/Non AcBoard Room Classroom Cocktail Sit Down Theatre U Shape
Conference Hall (The Curzon Room) AC 20 18 25 24 30 20
Conference Hall (The Kipling Room) AC 25 24 40 32 40 25

The Oberoi Cecil

Chaura Maidan | Shimla | Himachal Pradesh

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The Oberoi Cecil is located in Chaura Maidan

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For
Chaura Maidan Chaura Maidan is an area where Govt. offices with old colonial era buildings is situated just before one reaches Victory Tunnel, Railway station and Mall road. Holiday

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Based on 2201 reviews
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Amazing Experience
By 218frankl on 08th Dec 2019

My friend and I recently returned from a trip to India and Nepal and we chose to spend three nights at this wonderful hotel and it certainly did not disappoint. From the moment we walked into this...

The Oberoi Cecil: luxury, great service and fabulous food!
By Walkingtoursofcheste on 04th Dec 2019

When you enter this hotel you are immediately struck by the attentiveness and friendliness of the staff. This impression does not change, whoever you meet. Then your jaw drops when you enter the...


We were staying at Wildflower Hall but visited the Cecil for lunch after a visit to Vice Regal Lodge. The hotel is very Colonial and rather grand. We sat in the large and impressive lounge to eat a...

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  • Check in: 2
  • Check in HR: 0:0:1
  • Check out HR: 0:0:1
  • Child From: 5
  • Child To: 12
  • Only Veg: False
  • Pet Friend: False
  • Resort: True
  • FDate: 6
  • TDate: 7

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