Shimla, the state capital of Himachal Pradesh, is surrounded by oak, pine deodar and rhododendron forests. Located in the lower ranges of the Himalayas, it has colonial edifices and small cottages along with snow-capped mountains. It is popular for the magnificent views of valleys and swaying green fields in the surroundings, ensuring a memorable trip. Known for mounds of winter snow on streets and mountains, Shimla experiences mild summers and freezing winters. In the latter season, the temperature can drop to below freezing point, and sports like ice skating and snowboarding can be tried for a thrilling experience.
The highest peak in hill station is Jakhoo Hill, which is 8000 feet high and gives a splendid view of the city and mountains. It is home to the famous Jakhoo Temple, which has a large statue of Lord Hanuman. Located in the centre of the city is The Ridge, a hub for cultural activities that is connected to major tourist spots. The widely popular Summer Festival is held here during the month of June. Kufri, located 19 km away, is known amongst adventure-seeking travellers as it gives an unforgettable experience of skiing on snowy mountains. To make their trip to the hill station better, people can choose to stay at properties like Hotel Surya and Toshali Royal View.
Hotel Surya Shimla
Situated in the heart of this city, Hotel Surya Shimla is less than 1 km from the city railway station. This hotel, sited near the buzzing Mall Road, caters to business as well as leisure travellers all round the year. It has 60 well-furnished rooms, categorised as Luxury Rooms, Deluxe Rooms with queen and twin bed options, Executive Suites, Super Deluxe Family Suites and Honeymoon Suites. These have wooden flooring, and decorative designs behind the beds. In-room amenities like an LCD screen, cupboards and sofa offer a comfortable stay.
A well-equipped conference room with Wi-Fi facility is available for corporate guests. For celebrating events in a luxurious way, people can choose the on-site party and wedding hall, provided with DJ facility. Telecommunication services along with laundry and dry cleaning are rendered by the hotel. The in-house Mirch Masala restaurant is a pure-vegetarian, multi-cuisine venue, offering a wide array of mocktails and drinks along with food. There are a number of packages, offered by the hotel like honeymoon packages and Christmas packages, to customers.
Toshali Royal View
Toshali Royal View hotel is located on the road to the ski resort of Kufri. The accommodation options here include Royal Studio, Royal Executive, Royal Standard and Royal Double rooms. A panoramic view of the valley can be enjoyed from the attached balconies. Amenities like Wi-Fi, tea and coffee maker, satellite TV and work desk are available to all guests. Elegantly designed, the private bathrooms and glassware are provided to make people feel at home.
Toshali Royal View hotel
The multi-cuisine restaurant of the hotel has a brightly lit interior with contemporary wooden furniture. It expertises in delicious Indian dishes and can accommodate ample amount of people. Diners can enjoy an exotic range of spirits like wine at the in-house Head Over Heels Bar. It also offers a banquet hall for 350 people at a time to celebrate events and hold meetings for business purpose. An efficient team of chefs, along with a music system and projector is made available to enhance the experience.
For sports enthusiasts, there are a number of indoor as well as outdoor games available at the property. Relaxation and rejuvenation can be experienced through spa treatments, while for detoxification people can enjoy the on-site Jacuzzi, sauna and steam bath.