Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at The Oberoi Cecil

Located in Chaura Maidan, Shimla - 7,000 feet up in the Himalayas, The Oberoi Cecil offers luxury accommodations along with an indoor heated swimming pool, spa and 3 dining options. Free WiFi is available in the rooms of the property.

Classically furnished rooms with Burma teak wood floors are equipped with a satellite TV and DVD player. They also offer tea/coffee-making facilities and private bathroom with shower.

Guests can work-out at the fully equipped fitness center or relax with a massage at the full service Oberoi Spa. It also has a billiards room and an activity center for children. 24-hour room and laundry service is available.

A cup of tea or a quiet drink can be enjoyed at the Tea Lounge and Bar. A menu of European and Asian specialties are served at The Oberoi's restaurant.

It is a 10-minute drive to Shimla Station. A 45-minute drive leads to Jubbarhatti Airport. A short walk away form The Oberoi Cecil is the famous Vise Regal Lodge, the former summer residence of the Viceroy of India.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

The Oberoi Cecil has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 5, 2012
Hotel chain/brand: Oberoi Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 queen bed
1 king bed
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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.
Property questions and answers
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  • How many room
    75 rooms
    Answered on April 2, 2020
Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    The Restaurant

    Food: American, Indian, Local, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of The Oberoi Cecil
Bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Alarm clock
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Activities
  • Kids' club
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Game room
Living Area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal (temporarily closed)
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
Spa
  • Spa (temporarily closed) Additional charge
  • Fitness center (temporarily closed)
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

The Oberoi Cecil takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express The Oberoi Cecil accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the name on the credit card used for the booking should correspond to the guest staying at the property. For reservations made by a third party, you will need to complete an authorization form and present a copy of the person's ID and credit card.

When booking more than 5 rooms, additional supplement will apply along with nonrefundable deposit for the entire stay.

A mandatory meal supplement of INR9600 per person is applicable for guests staying on 24th December and 31st December, payable at the hotel directly.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

A negative coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result is mandatory to check in to this property.

Please inform The Oberoi Cecil of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

Fitness center is closed from Thu, Jan 06, 2022 until Thu, Mar 31, 2022

Spa/wellness center is closed from Mon, Oct 12, 2020 until Mon, Nov 30, 2020

Spa/wellness center is closed from Thu, Jan 06, 2022 until Thu, Mar 31, 2022

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Thu, Jan 06, 2022 until Thu, Mar 31, 2022

FAQs about The Oberoi Cecil

  • Room options at The Oberoi Cecil include:

    • Quad
    • Suite
    • Double

  • The Oberoi Cecil offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Kids' club
    • Swimming pool

  • The Oberoi Cecil has 1 restaurant:

    • The Restaurant

  • Check-in at The Oberoi Cecil is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Oberoi Cecil by:

    • Car 3h 45min

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Guests staying at The Oberoi Cecil can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Yes, The Oberoi Cecil is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at The Oberoi Cecil may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Oberoi Cecil is 1 miles from the center of Shimla.