No one knows the Shimla area better than the locals. Hotel Kapil is one of the most popular choices with local travelers, plus it's received an average rating of 4.37 out of 5 based on 65 guest reviews. Other hotels worth consideration include The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla, with its average guest rating of 4.68, or Wildflower Hall, In the Himalayas, which scores 5. Locals also like to book rooms at Hotel Grand Sunset in Chail, Toshali Royal View Resort, and Hotel Ashiana Regency.
Traveling with family? The 4.5-star Radisson Hotel Shimla scores an average of 4.04 out of 5 based on 57 guest reviews, and is particularly popular with folks traveling with their families. Family travelers also give high marks to Hotel Gulmarg Regency and the 4-star East Bourne Resort & Spa.The Shimla area isn’t only for leisure. Business travelers are fond of Hotel Springfields. A good bet if you're looking to book last minute is Hotel Chaman Palace, a favorite among last-minute travelers. Other popular last-minute picks include the 3.5-star Kasauli Castle, along with Hotel Rock Heaven and Bridge View Regency.