Set on a forested hillside in the Himalayan Mountains, this informal hotel with a Colonial-era vibe is 3 km from the ancient Jakhoo temple and 5 km from Shimla railway station.
Featuring wood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows and views of the mountains, the down-to-earth rooms provide flat-screen TVs, minifridges, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Some add balconies. Room service is available.
Parking and a city centre shuttle are free. An airy restaurant offers a terrace with mountain views, as does a bar. An indoor pool has a swim-up bar. Other amenities include a gym, a sauna, a steam room and a hot tub. There's also a spa..