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The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla

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The hotel is located in Shimla, the gateway to the majestic Himalayas. Downtown Hotel with Colonial styling, 1 km from Shimla Station & 22 km from Jubalhatti-Shimla Airport. The Hotel is situated at the quite end of the famous Mall and is an ideal base from which to discover the unique beauty of the spectacular Himalayan ranges, Cedar forests and ancient monasteries.
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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
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Awesome hospitality and courteous.good staff. Specally chef Raj kumar Bhatia and his serving staff .The G M Amardeep singh has good team. Will visit again. The property is fabulous. Rooms are pretty well. .
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Response from GeneralManager_Cecil, General Manager at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
Responded yesterday
Dear Guest, It was a pleasure having you stay with us at The Oberoi, Cecil on your recent visit. I take this opportunity to thank you for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. It was wonderful to have been able to look after you. We are truly grateful for the wonderful things you have said about the hotel, team, rooms and services of the hotel. Thank you for recognising Chef Rajkumar Bhatia. The team and I are delighted to have been of service to all of you and look forward to the pleasure of your return. Warm Regards, Amardeep Singh amardeep.singh@oberoihotels.com
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We have just spent three nights in this wonderful hotel and we wished that we could have stayed longer. After a long train ride, we arrived, in the evening, to a roaring fire, mugs of hot chocolate and warming face towels to refresh us. Although not a particularly imposing
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Response from GeneralManager_Cecil, General Manager at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
Responded 12 Dec 2018
Dear Guest, It was a pleasure having you stay with us at The Oberoi, Cecil on your recent visit. I take this opportunity to thank you for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. It was wonderful to have been able to look after you. Your compliments for the view, food, location and the service of the hotel are really appreciated. Thank you for recognizing Devansh he is extremely happy to hear your wonderful compliments. The team and I look forward to your return to Cecil and being of assistance once again. Please do let me know whenever next you plan a visit to Shimla. Warm Regards, Amardeep Singh amardeep.singh@oberoihotels.com
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We only came herre for lunch but wow. As you step out of thr car you are greated by the traditional Oberoi welcome and as you walk in you are hit by the Tuberose scent of the Oberoi. It's like being on a different planet. Lunch was served in the Oberoi way with perfection. We
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Response from GeneralManager_Cecil, General Manager at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for having spared time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure to have been able to look after you. We are delighted to know that you found our Grand Heritage hotel to be beautiful and liked the vintage charm. It is indeed reminiscent of the luxurious colonial era with modern facilities. At The Oberoi, we are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient and discrete service to our guests and their appreciation and acknowledgement is always our greatest reward. The team and I are delighted to have been of service to all of you and look forward to the pleasure of your return. Warm Regards, Amardeep Singh amardeep.singh@oberoihotels.com
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The hotel is pretty well perfect in every way. The building is elegant and they have thought of every small detail in the rooms. The food is excellent. The views are magnificent. The pool is great and there are elegant lounges, a snooker table, a spa etc. The location is a nice
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Response from GeneralManager_Cecil, General Manager at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback on this forum. It was a delight to have been able to look after you. We are happy to know that you found our Grand Heritage hotel to be beautiful and liked the vintage charm. It is indeed reminiscent of the luxurious colonial era with modern facilities. We are truly delighted to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your experience of the hotel and its facilities. Thank you once again for your extremely heartfelt comments. We are delighted that the tiny details made the difference to your vacation. The team and I look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back when ever your travels bring you to Shimla, the 'Queen of the hills'. Warm Regards, Amardeep Singh amardeep.singh@oberoihotels.com
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We have been fortunate enough to stay at some amazing hotels throughout India. Unquestionably this is one of our favourites. The service is exceptional with the staff making our stay memorable not only for the sites of Shimla but the great experience of staying at the Cecil.
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Response from GeneralManager_Cecil, General Manager at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Guest, It was a pleasure having you stay with us at The Oberoi, Cecil on your recent visit. I take this opportunity to thank you for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. It was wonderful to have been able to look after you. Your compliments for the team, food, location and the service of the hotel are really appreciated. The team and I look forward to your return to Cecil and being of assistance once again. Please do let me know whenever next you plan a visit to Shimla. Warm Regards, Amardeep Singh amardeep.singh@oberoihotels.com
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Stayed at the Oberoi, a beautiful hotel but I think more suitable for adults. The Wildflower is possibly a better idea if you have children. More outdoor areas available there.
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Do the rooms havr a hair drier and iron.
yes.
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Yes, no problem.
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I think you can ask request them for special attention to your pet, I believe it will be easier if you connect with the property they might have a solution for your query.
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"Pick valley view rooms"
"A suite is well worth stretching too if you can. They are a real treat."
"Ground floor with balcony at the rear was excellent"
"Valley view rooms at the rear of the hotel"
"I wouldn't pay the extra for a valley view room - just take your chances..."
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PRICE RANGE
US$188 - US$633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
oberoi cecil - shimla hotel shimlaoberoi shimlashimla oberoi
LOCATION
IndiaHimachal PradeshShimla DistrictShimla
NUMBER OF ROOMS
79
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