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    The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla

    Advanced Study Road, Shimla 171004, India
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    05/11/201706/11/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good14%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “indoor pool” (51 reviews)
    “chef raj” (21 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Butler Service
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,619 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed at this hotel towards the end of a tour and whilst the hotel is luxurious it has one big fault and that is no sitting out area! I was led to believe it was because of the monkeys but surely in this day...More

    Thank Kath K
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Visited as part of a tour with Great Rail Journeys and found the comfort, ambience, food and service all second to none. The rooms were spotlessly clean and the restaurant (we ate buffet style) had an extensive and perfectly cooked range of dishes to suit...More

    Thank skatalite
    Response from GeneralManager_Cecil, General Manager at The Oberoi Cecil, ShimlaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for having spared time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. It was wonderful to have been able to look after you. We are truly delighted to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your experience of the hotel and its facilities. Thank...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We visited this lovely hotel as part of a group tour & stayed for 2 nights. Nice welcome, friendly staff, lovely room & great food, albeit the drinks were excessively expensive. Lovely indoor pool& gymnasium. This hotel is very elegant & reminiscent of the Raj.

    Thank chickenpieHampshire
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I travelled to The Oberoi Cecil with my parents & two sisters to celebrate my father’s 60th birthday! We got back on 2nd October & I’ve been itching to write about the hotel! When you’re staying at a 5 star property you expect good service,...More

    1  Thank MAKapoor
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We could not manage to book accommodation but we made it a point to have lunch at least once. It was a enjoyable experience.The food was great but more than that it was the Oberoi hospitality... warm and ever friendly which sets them apart... missed...More

    Thank Manas D
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
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    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Heated pool
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    • US$205 - US$988 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Shimla
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    • Number of rooms
    • 79
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Himachal Pradesh >
    • Shimla District >
    • Shimla
    • Also Known As
    • Oberoi Cecil - Shimla Hotel Shimla ,
    • Oberoi Shimla ,
    • Shimla Oberoi
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    Traveller (795)
    Room & Suite (185)
    Dining (72)
    Pool & Beach (35)
    Hotel & Grounds (477)
    Bathroom (22)
    Family and Play Areas (14)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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    Swati V
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from abhinav b | Reviewed this property |
    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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    Geoff G
    25 July 2017|
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    Response from HardeepSethi | Reviewed this property |
    £20 per person is minimum.
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    penny m
    20 May 2017|
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    Response from trailofyouandme | Reviewed this property |
    Just like any five star property a normal spa treatment would cost you 4-5k with a 60min session, however you can reach the hotel number to get the final cost of various treatments.
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    "Many rooms have no views.Do not choose a room on the ground floor. .Choose rooms on higher floors with Valley..."
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    "Get a Premier Valley View Room."
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