Hotel Himalayan Escape

Kufri-Chail RoadShimla171012India
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About Hotel Himalayan Escape

Overlooking the valley, Hotel Himalayan Escape boasts breathtaking sunset views from its hilltop location. This budget hotel is located in Koti village, a perfect place to for a getaway far from the crowds.

Spacious and inviting rooms feature colourful decor and wood floors with basic modern amenities. Guests can find a TV with satellite channels, direct-dial telephone, and air conditioning. The balconies offer gorgeous views.

Tours and excursions can be arranged for at the 24-hour front desk. Wi-Fi and parking can also be found on the property, while a conference space can be used for meetings or events.

After the inclusive breakfast, guests can enjoy dining at the hotel's multi-cuisine restaurant, which specialises in vegetarian dishes. Prompt room service is also available.

Hotel Himalayan Escape offers a convenient location for visiting Chail Sanctuary, seven miles away. There, guests can spot exotic wildlife such as leopards, monkeys, sambars, gorals, and barking deer. Families can also take an 11-mile drive to Kufri Fun World amusement park.


Kufri-Chail Road, Shimla, 171012, India
Telephone: +91 9816032103 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Convenience store
  • Doctor on site
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel bar on the beach
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Kids' playground
  • Organized activities for kids

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 12:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Wonderful views

The hotel's picturesque setting and hilltop location yields to some amazing views that visitors can't stop bragging about. For many travellers, enjoying the lookout over the valley and mountains from their balcony became the highlight of their stay.

Tasty cuisine

Many travellers were happy with the hotel's on-site restaurant and room service. According to reviews, the plates are large and plentiful. People generally found the food not only tasty but good quality as well.

Value for money

Overall, guests found the hotel a good choice for a budget stay, considering the spacious rooms and the available amenities. Guests were happy having basics like a TV, tea kettle and ample hot water. Others also appreciated the availability of on-site parking.

Negative Reviews

Far from Shimla

Guests found the hotel to be a bit far from the Shimla town centre. According to reviews, the 20-mile drive takes about an hour, and possibly more with traffic. Travellers also mentioned that public transport is a bit limited in the area so a car is recommended.

Older property

Most visitors found the property a bit old and worn. Many people thought the furniture and beds need an update. Others also commented about a musty smell in the rooms.

Wi-Fi complaints

Many guests weren't too happy with the Wi-Fi service. Based on guest comments, the signal doesn't seem to reach all the rooms. Some say the connection is better in the lobby.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 139 reviews across the web
7.8 /10
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    7.9 /10
7.8 out of 10 based on 139 reviews