Shimla British Resort

Address: Main Resort Near Vidhan Sabha, Annadel Road Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 171001


Welcome Shimla British Resort, Shimla. Heritage. Redefined. An idyllic secluded haven nestling in the natural beauty of untouched Cedar, Pine forest the "Green Glen". A celebration of elegance and grace of the Colonial era in the Queen of Hill Stations. The Resort captures the beauty of Scottish and British architectures, peace and privacy pervade this exclusive "Resort" with an elegant & rich interior that transport to you a different century.

The Glen Cottage established in 1893 and the Scottish Cottage in 1898 are architectural wonders in themselves. The Danish cottage was also established in the same year. These were built by a British engineer. He owned this cottage for around 41 years i.e. from 1893 to 1934. After him, this cottage was owned by Nawab of Karachi (1934 to 1937). Later Mr P.N. Kaul owned this cottage from 1937 till 1951. Today it is running as a heritage resort.

Our approach to hospitality has always been to strive for the ultimate IN SERVICE and luxury. Everything we do is to provide you with an experience that is distinctively different. Our primary focus is and will always be you, our guest. For centuries travellers from all over the world have been drawn to the Queen of Hill Stations, Shimla. Located in the majestic Himalayan Ranges, Shimla British Resort is very much a part of Shimla's Colonial history. The resort has been restored to its original grandeur with wood floors, period furniture, crackling fires, and an inviting ambience- a true celebration of the elegance and grace of the colonial era.

A stay in the resort promises not only a beautiful memory to be cherished forever but a true feel of nature to recharge your soul.


The Resort has served as the residence of a British Architect. The resort is situated at an impressive height of 6500 feet above sea-level. The resort is delimited by 2000 acres of magnificent cedar and pine forests and enjoys breathtaking views of the Greater Himalayas. All guest rooms and public areas neighbouring the resort give you a scenic view of the surrounding dense cedar forests. Simla British Resort provides an opportunity to get close to nature and experience the mystery, romance and adventure of the Himalayas lying back in the luxurious and comfortable setting dating back to 1893. The resort has also been a part of many movie shootings too. The resort is about an hour from Jubbar Hatti Airport at Shimla with regular connections from Delhi.

We offer impeccable service understated luxury and excellent facilities. Well-appointed rooms, wooden flooring, antiques and colonial furniture create an ambience of heritage. Soothing interiors, beautiful structure surrounded by the pictures of 2000 acres of dense Cedar forest make you experience mother nature weaving its magic all around in a setting that dates back to 1893. Shimla British Resort is an ideal getaway destination for travellers and Film stars to enjoy a perfect hill experience. It is the most relaxed way to discover the wonders of the enchanting changing moods of nature. Fifteen minutes' walk from the historic Shimla ridge, five minutes' walk from Annandale Golf course, ten minutes' walk from Glen Waterfalls, skylight conference hall makes this resort an all-season, all-purpose destination.


  • Leather library bar with unique collections of old English pipes, cigars with cigar case, leather and stone paintings, wine cellars, a rare collection of 800 books and encyclopaedias on the subject like politics, philosophy and religion, light reading novels, books on Asian development, agriculture, rural development, management.
  • All suites have rare old period furniture but bathrooms are all equipped with modern facilities with running hot and cold water
  • Multiple cuisines includes Indian, Chinese and Continental served in open-air restaurants and in rice and curry restaurants.
  • Tea lounge where English evening tea of around 25 varieties is being served(from 3.10 pm to 5.30 pm)
  • Tea and snacks are also served in machaan made of deodar wood in the open-air restaurant.
  • Antique heating system that used large boilers and steam
  • Special Activities for children indoor and outdoor games
  • Antique fireplace and smoke outlets.
  • Open grassy loan with cedar forest.
  • Special kid – beds family suite.
  • Jungle piano open-air disco.
  • Multi-Channel Cable T.V.
  • Antique cubicle showers
  • Antique fireplace and smoke outlets.
  • Dry Cleaning/ Laundry
  • Antique baking rooms
  • Bonfire (optional)
  • Conference Room
  • Transport facility
  • EPABX Facilities
  • English Garden
  • Doctor on Call
  • Car parking


Starting at Rs 2250 Per Person on Twin Sharing

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+917557322322 Monday to Friday 9.00am - 7.30pm


Starting Price INR 2250 Per Person on Twin Sharing

Room Category Meal Plan
Room + Breakfast Extra Person
Danish Imperial (2 Person) INR 4500 INR 6400 INR 1500
Danish Imperial with Balcony (2 Person) INR 6000 INR 8000 INR 1500
British Royal Suite (2 Person) INR 7000 INR 9200 INR 1500

Important Note For All Bookings:

  • Above prices does not include GST (12% GST will be extra)
  • The above price is not valid on Festival dates like New Year, Diwali & Christmas
  • All bookings are held confirmed only against 50% advance payments.
  • Maximum occupancy 3 (with  1 extra mattress)



Hotel Features


  • Dining
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Hot & Cold Water
  • Free Wifi
  • TV
  • Double Bed
  • Power Backup
  • Laundry Service

Room Types

Deluxe Rooms, Deluxe Rooms with Balcony, and Royal Suites

British Royal Suite

Accommodates 3 Adults

Danish Imperial

Accommodates 3 Adults


Only Vegetarian Food is Served

Dinner/ Lunch @ Rs. 600/- per person including taxes

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