The Greatest Hotels in the World –Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas – An Oberoi Resort
At 8,250 feet (2500 metres) above sea level, ensconced in a dense cedar forest and offering awe-inspiring views of the magnificent snow peaks, Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas is an Oberoi resort that allows guests the opportunity of immersing themselves in the breathtaking natural surroundings. The resort is located in the northern state of Himachal Pradesh, at the foot of the majestic Greater Himalayas. This region is a popular holiday destination – renowned for its natural beauty, extensive flora and fauna, bird and animal life and the options it offers both for those in quest for quiet and tranquillity or adventure.
Set in 22 acres of virgin woods of pine and cedar, the 85-room resort has been built on the grounds where Lord Kitchener’s summer home once stood. Built to the most exacting international standards, Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas combines the charm and beauty indigenous to the region with all the luxurious and contemporary facilities. Reflecting its gracious past, the interiors of the resort are luxurious and inviting. Burmese teak panelling, fire places, artworks and polished parquet floors covered with oriental rugs imbue the spaces with an old world charm. Arched picture windows in the spacious lobby lounge offer expansive views, bringing in the beauty of the outdoors and flooding the public areas with the warmth of natural light.