Hotels in Shimla on Mall Road

Comparison of Hotels on Shimla Mall Road

Hotel Lift / Ridge Tariff Food
Hotel Combermere Close Mid Range Good
Willows Bank - 〃 - Mid Range Average
Holiday Home - 〃 - Mid Range Average
Clarkes Hotel - 〃 - High End
Hotel White 5 Min walk Economy N/A
Hotel Landmark 10 Min Mid range Average
Baljees 10 Min Budget Good

Parking - Hotels on Shimla Mall Road

Hotel Parking
Hotel Combermere Yes
Willows Bank Public parking on cart road
Holiday Home Dedicated
Clarkes Hotel Not near hotel
Hotel White Yes on request
Hotel Landmark Covered parking
Baljees Limited

Life at Shimla revolves around the iconic Mall Road and the high ground simply called The Ridge. Shimla Mall Road has to be the most scenic and fashionable high street of India. The Mall is pedestrian only and is closed to vehicular traffic. Visitors have to park their cars below on the cart road and use the lift (just another elevator run by HPTDC) to reach the Mall Road.
Staying in a hotel close to the Lift or on the central part of the Mall Road lets you to explore Ridge, Lakkar Bazaar and the Mall. If you stay far from the Mall Road, you will be missing most of the fun.

Shortlist of Shimla Mall Road Hotels

Hotel Combermere, Shimla

Hotel Combermere has the best location of all Shimla hotels on Mall Road

It has the location, location, location advantage

Hotel Combermere is a smart stylish hotel with comfortable, well-furnished rooms in an envious location. Hotel has an in-house lift that takes you straight to the Mall Road. Hotel has an excellent roof-top restaurant to boot.

INR 4,500


HPTDC Holiday Home

HPTDC holiday home is an excellent option at Shimla

HPTDC run hotel in an advantageous location

HPTDC run hotel in a superb location with easy access to the Mall Road. Holiday Home in itself is not that exciting but reasonable tariff and excellent location makes it an attractive option. The large parking area is a boon for those driving down to Shimla.

INR 2,500


Hotel Willow Banks

Hotel Willow Banks is an excellent option near the lift with easy access to Mall Road

Excellent midrange option with an unbeatable central location.

Willow Banks is a friendly and reasonably cozy hotel in an unbeatably central location. This modern hotel offers spacious rooms with central heating, an excellent choice for those looking for a slightly upmarket hotel on the Mall Road.

INR 4,200


Hotel White

Hotel White has an advantageous location and reasonable tariff

Popular budget hotel with an excellent location and agreeable service standards.

Amongst the budget hotels, probably, Hotel White has the best location: on edge of Lakkar bazaar and close to the Church. Over the years, Hotel White has made a name for itself by offering acceptable hospitality service at a very reasonable tariff.

INR 1,000


Landmark Shimla

Hotel Landmark is a budget hotel with access to Mall Road

Excellent views

Centrally located with excellent views of the valley. Easy access to Mall Road

INR 3,500


Clarkes Hotel

Hotel Clarkes is a heritage hotel on Shimla Mall Road

An excellent heritage hotel managed by The Oberoi Group.

Arguably the best heritage hotel on the Mall road in Shimla. Hotel Clarkes is beautifully set in an old colonial building with rooms that are spacious, spotless and have beautiful period decor. Hotel is a star property managed by the Oberoi group.

INR 7,000


Dalziel Hotel

Easily the best of budget hotels on the Mall Road

Budget hotel on the Mall Road housed in a heritage building

Hotel Dalziel is one of Shimla best-value heritage hotel occupying an old colonial building in a convenient location. Close to the railway station and at walking distance to central part of the Mall.

INR 800


Hotel Silverine

Hotel Silverine is at the high court end of mall road at Shimla

Five minute walk on a steep incline takes you to the Mall.

A basic hotel with its own parking facility and near to the Mall. The hotel is in the shortlist for its try-hard attitude to please their guests.

INR 2,300


Baljee Regency

Hotel Baljees is a budget hotel with access to Mall

A budget hotel within walking distance from Mall

Hotel is run by the same management that runs Baljees restaurant at the Mall. From the hotel, one can reach Mall by climbing some forty odd steps.

INR 3,000


Taxi to Mall Road

From Shimla railway station, you need to take a taxi to Tourist Lift or circular road which is on the Southern side of the Mall Road. If your hotel is on the Mall Road and not close to the lift, you will have to hire a porter to carry your luggage. From the station, you can board any waiting taxi or call one by contacting Shimla taxi operator. For short distances, taxis at Shimla operate on a fixed rate of Rs. 200/- irrespective of the distance.

The Mall Road and Shimla Walks

A stroll along the Mall Road will take you past many colonial buildings and give you a distinct feeling that Shimla retains a strong British feel. For informative tour of the Mall Road, contact noted historian, Raaja Bhasin, who organizes Shimla Walks every Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays


Important information on listing of Hotels in Shimla on Mall Road

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