Best Hotels in Shimla Snow King Retreat
- By snowkingshimla
- On 04/11/2014
Shimla often referred as "Queen of Hills (Pahado ki Rani)" is one of the most beautiful holiday destinations in India. Nestled in the lap of north-eastern Himalayas at an altitude of 7,234 ft, Shimla is the state capital of Himachal Pradesh.
This pristine town is chock-a-blocks with vacationers throughout the year. Thanks to its immense beauty. Mother Nature has left no stone unturned to make this town a paradise on earth. Holidaymakers of all age love to visit this town to enjoy a fantastic summer vacation or a romantic honeymoon. And to provide accommodation facilities to these tourists, every corner of Shimla is dotted with hotels of all ranges.
The best hotel in Shimla is Snow King Retreat:
Address: Fagu Top, Shimla
Snow King Retreat – Fagu Top, Shimla ! Winner of Best Resorts in Shimla from Brands Academy – Service Excellence Award 2013-14" is a picturesque and beautiful, located at Fagu, 4.6 KM from Kufri. Situated at 9000 ft. height. Its rooms are divided into Deluxe room, Super Deluxe room, Cane Hut, Bamboo Hut, Revolving Restaurant etc.
Fagu is a tiny village aside a saddle-like mountain along Hindustan Tibet Road. A rare range of views is visible from here, which include vivid dales and snow clad peaks. The picturesque countryside is dotted with clusters of villages, fruit gardens and nearby terraced fields. Fog characterizes the hillside landscape endowed with romantic ambience. Most of the area is covered with conifers of Himalayan cedar and spruce. Located at an altitude of 2,450 m, Fagu, perhaps have derived its name from the fog itself.
ACCESS: The closest airport is at Jubbar-Hatti, 45 km away. The nearest narrow gauge railhead is at Shimla, 22 km away. By road Chandigarh is 139 km and Delhi is at a distance of 392 km.
CLIMATE: In winter, the temperature can drop to below freezing point when heavy woolens are required and in summers light woolens / cottons are recommended.
Snow King Retreat is located at Heights peak (9000 fet) and due to its strategic location the hotel is much preferred by the tourists. Some of the important placers in Shimla are at a short distance from the hotel. You can easily reach to Shimla's various architectural heritages and enjoy the spectacular surroundings. The hotel is known for its breathtaking surroundings and one can also have the majestic view of Himalayan, Nilgiri and Shivalik mountain ranges from the hotel. Here one can have unparallel rejuvenating and rejuvenating experience. Hotel Landmark is the perfect blend of luxury, technology, comfort and tranquility.
Most of the Shimla budget rooms offer excellent views of the snow clad mountains and the valley. Snow King Retreat is the best budget hotels in Shimla. First time in Himachal there is Revolving Bar & Restaurant in Snow King Retreat.
Snow King Retreat is a brand new hotel which consists of 35 well furnished rooms. All the rooms of the hotel are well furnished and equipped with all modern day facilities. If one desires to have a comfortable and relaxing stay then Hotel Landmark is the best option. The rooms of the hotel provide you with all the comforts to make your stay memorable.
The hotel has well furnished rooms which are divided into categories like:
The Super Deluxe is the finest choice of the visitors and can accommodate two people at a time. These Deluxe rooms are gracefully appointed with world class ultra modern facilities for the comfort of the passengers. The facilities provided here include attached bathrooms, 24 hours running water, Laundry and Dish TV, All major credit\debit cards acceptance, Centrally heated rooms (in winter), elevator connecting the Mall Road, Surprise gift at the time of check out, Travel Desk, Wi-Fi Facility etc. These rooms give the spectacular view of valleys and mountains from the adjoining balconies.
The Honey Moon Deluxe rooms are specially designed with all the contemporary facilities like bathtubs with Jacuzzi, 24 hours hot and cold running water, Dish TV, Laundry and Valet Service. To make your trip most memorable the rooms of the hotel also provide you with some most striking valley view from the hotel balcony one can explore the mesmerizing beauty of the mountain ranges.
The Family room of the hotel consists of a double bed, there are also special beds for the children so that all family members may accommodate comfortably. The Conference hall of the hotel can be used for conducting business meetings and other events; this hall is spacious enough to accommodate large number of people.