Meetings at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
The Oberoi Cecil is located at the quiet end of the famous Mall road and is an ideal base to discover the beauty of the spectacular mountain ranges and cedar forests. The hotel is an inspirational venue for board meetings and small conferences.
The meeting rooms are designed to meet the requirements of your business needs and can host conferences from 40 – 70 guests. State-of-the-art equipment coupled with unobtrusive service and professional expertise will ensure a memorable conference experience.
The hotel offers a range of activities to relax and recharge after your meetings. Rejuvenate yourself with a holistic treatment at the Oberoi Spa, get in touch with your inner self with a yoga session, explore the natural beauty of the Himalayas by going on a nature walk, horse rides or a quiet game of golf with your colleagues.
Peace and tranquility, the crisp invigorating mountain air and the classical elegance of the historic hotel create a perfect ambience for successful business meetings.
- Teak armoire with a TV & DVD player
- Satellite television
- Separate walk-in closet with electronic safe
- Direct dial telephone with voice mail
- Personal bar
- 24 Hour Butler service
Complimentary in room amenities and features:
- Daily newspaper
- Daily fresh fruit
- Tea and coffee making facility
- Iron and ironing board (available on request)
- DVD’s (available on request)
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Shoe polish service
- Mineral water - 2 bottles (500 ml) per day
The Mall is Shimla's main promenade. Here, contemporary commercial enterprises rub shoulders with stately colonial edifices, churches and other landmarks of the town. At one end of The Mall is the city's colourful local market, called Lakkar Bazaar.
The Viceregal Lodge
A few minutes from The Oberoi Cecil, is the Viceregal Lodge. Built in 1888 by the British Viceroy Lord Dufferin, the premises also house a museum, and beautifully laid out gardens. Through its grand history, it has also been the Rashtrapati Niwas (The President's residence). Today, it houses the Indian Institute of Advanced Studies.
Tattapani / Shiv Goofa
The hot sulphur springs is know for its therapeutic power. A two hours drive along the Sutlej river.
A temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman, commands an excellent view of the town.
This is Shimla's highest point, offers a panoramic view of the town. Has a temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman.
An inviting ski destination in Himachal Pradesh, Kufri has lured mountain lovers for decades. The slopes are not for professionals, but the short to advanced runs are tailor-made for the enthusiast.Yak rides for children are an added attraction.
The former capital of the Maharajah of Patiala, Chail is built on three hills and is about 45 kms. from Shimla. The cricket pitch here is the highest in the world. The old palace and the polo grounds are worth a visit. It is an attractive tourist spot and an ideal place for picnics.
Naldehra Golf Course
It is about twenty minutes's drive from the hotel. Viceroy Lord Curzon was so enchanted by this spot that his daughter's middle name is Naldehra. He also created India's first nine-hole golf course at this site, and the perfect season is between April and October.
Situated on the Hindustan-Tibet Road, Narkanda offers a panoramic view of the inner Himalayas. Apples and cherries abound in the orchards near by at Kotgarh. Eight kms from Narkanda is the Hattu Peak, at a height of 3300 mts, which has several ski slopes – a beginner’s run, a slalom slope and a sharper descent for the seasoned skier.
Hop on to the “toy train” at Shimla and alight at Taradevi station. A trek through magnificent cedars up to Taradevi temple takes about two hours. The environment is serene and the view magnificent.
Located at 7000 feet up in the Himalayas, The Oberoi Cecil is a celebration of the elegance and grace of the Colonial era in the Queen of Hill Stations. It is located in the majestic Himalayan ranges, and is very much a part of Shimla’s colonial history.
A Grand Heritage Hotel, it is situated at Chaura Maidan, Shimla. With fabulous views across the valley, The Oberoi Cecil is a perfect base from which to explore the spectacular mountain scenery, cedar forests and ancient monasteries of this world famous destination. The Oberoi Cecil is within walking distance of the famous Vice Regal Lodge, former summer residence of the Viceroy of India.
Daily direct flights from Delhi to Chandigarh are available. Private air charters can also be organized. The flying time is 45 minutes. The Chandigarh airport is four hours drive from the hotel. Limousine pick up can be arranged from Chandigarh airport.
The hotel is located 13 Kms from Shimla, next to the village of Charabra, on the Shimla-Kufri road. Shimla is connected by road from Chandigarh (124 Kms), from Kalka (110 Kms) and from Delhi (385 Kms). The drive from Delhi to Shimla takes approximately 8 hours and from Chandigarh to Shimla, approximately 3 hours. The drive from Shimla to Wildflower Hall takes approximately 45 minutes.
Fast trains run daily from Delhi to Chandigarh and Kalka. From Kalka, train connections on a quaint narrow gauge railway, built in 1903, are available upto Shimla. The travel time is approximately 4 hours. There are number of trains to Chandigarh and Kalka. Limousine pick up can be arranged from Shimla or Chandigarh railway stations.
Meeting Rooms and Floor Plans
L x B x H
|Theatre||Classroom||U-shape||Sit Down||Board Room||Cocktails|
|The Kipling Room||32 x 23 x 9||40||24||25||32||25||40|
|The Curzon Room||30 x 19 x 9||30||18||20||24||20||25|