Top 10 Luxurious Resorts in the Valleys of Himachal Pradesh

Oberoi Cecil

There is something special and unique about these luxury boutique hotels in India that puts them on a different pedestal than the rest of the lot. The Hotels that fall into this category and which are located high above in the peaceful and serene ambiance of Himalayas are more exclusive . To enjoy these moments the best place is Himachal Pradesh, the land of lofty mountains and ferocious rivers, as it promises a rejuvenating time as you enjoy a stay at one of best resorts in Himachal.

1) Wildflower Hall, Shimla

With stunning mountain views, heated swimming pool and 22 acres of virgin woodland, the Wildflower Hall in the Himalayas is a true escape from reality. Not often do you find 5 star hotels in India situated at 8,250 feet for a fascinating experience of the beautiful ambience of the Himalayan valleys. It is very popular for its rejuvenating activities like cycling, yoga, and spa within nature.

Wildflower Hall, Shimla

Price: INR 16,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Wildflower Hall
Website: The Oberoi WildFlower Hall

2) Oberoi Cecil, Shimla

An old construction (over 132 years) that reeks of colonial charm has been restored but hasn’t lost the atmosphere with the cavernous, wood-heavy lobby. Located at the quieter end of the bustling Mall Road, near the Viceroy Lodge, The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla is announced by a crisp, white facade and smart, green terrace railings. Nestled in the mountainside, The Oberoi Spa is a wonderful setting to refresh after a fulfilling day exploring the colonial town and Shimla valley.

Oberoi Cecil

Price: INR 12,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Oberoi Cecil
Website: The Oberoi Cecil

3) Suryavilas Luxury Resort & Spa, Solan

A luxury resort in Himachal, Suryavilas is known for its contemporary Balinese design and architecture. The resort is known for its well-equipped architecture with all modern technologies and facilities. Suryavilas is one of the best spa resorts in Himachal and features centre for holistic therapies and indulging treatments. The multi-cuisine in-house dining facility caters to different set of travelers.

Suryavilas Luxury Resort

Price: INR 10,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Suryavilas
Website: Suryavilas

4) Moksha Spa, Parwanoo

A resort of amazing luxury and convenience and located in an absolutely peaceful ambience, at an altitude of 5000 feet above sea level, The Moksha Spa streaks the Himachal and is one of the famous resorts in the state. Perched on Shivalik Ranges, the resort offers the best a range of rejuvenating sessions of yoga and soothing indulgence with its spas. The resort also features an excellent dining facility with a range of Indian and International cuisines to satisfy the taste buds of the guests.

Price: INR 20,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Moksha
Website: Moksha Spa

5) The Himalayan Spa Resort, Manali

Nestled amidst apple orchards and cherry gardens, this Medieval era resort will transport you back in time. The magical and breathtaking castle of the the Himalayan Resort serves as the main building and has a Gothic-inspired facade, down to turret-like chimneys and and an underground dungeon that serves as a bar. The grounds seem unending, crowned by the swimming pool. Tucked away in a privileged backdrop of mountains and orchards, The Himalayan Resort ensures you have a complete retreat away from city’s hustle and bustle.

 Himalayan Spa Resort, Manali

Price: INR 10,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor -The Himalayan
Website: The Himalayan

6) Baikunth Resort, Kasauli

Rediscover yourself in the serene mountains of Kasauli at Baikunth Resort, one of the calmest & cleanest Indian hill stations. The greenery of numerous native alpine flora species is a balm for dust – weary souls. Baikunth offers comfort and luxury in nature’s lap, with 35 well equipped rooms & cottages. Each of these cottages and rooms has its own balcony that offers amazing views of valleys and mountains of Dhauladhar Ranges.

Baikunth Resort, Kasauli

Price: INR 7,500 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor -Baikunth Resort
Website: Baikunth Resort

7) Norwood Green Resort, Palampur

Located at the Bundla Tea Estate, in Lohna Village, Norwood Green gives you a complete experience of the best that Himachal has to offer. From charming and spacious interiors, to beautiful panoramic views of the mountainside, every moment at our hotel is perfectly delightful.Options of recreational activities like pottery, fishing, camping, bird-watching, cycling, trekking, paragliding, yoga, and meditation adds the value. A religious exploration to nearby temples can also be arranged by the resort.

Price: INR 6,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Norwood Green
Website: Norwood Green Resort

8) La Ri Sa Mountain Resort, Manali

Like musical notes, the property too is lilting—rolling green lawns and glasses of wine on picnic tables under trees strung with fairy lights. The contemporary European decor leads to scooped out tubs, for a rose petal bath overlooking the mountains. Their special cuisines are seasoned with the private herb patch. You can stargaze and chase butterflies all around.

La Ri Sa Mountain Resort

Price: INR 6,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – La Ri Sa Resort
Website: La Ri Sa Resort

9) Tall Trees Resort, Manali

Sprawled out in Manali, amid thick forest and a river, Tall Trees has a super romantic vibe and with just 11 rooms it offers a lot of privacy. Great for couples who are interested in adventure activities, Tall Trees also makes allowances for sore muscles. As you come back from your mountain biking adventure to the sound of flowing water, a bonfire or a candlelit dinner, it just makes your day.

Tall Trees Resort

Price: INR 6,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Tall Trees Resort
Website: Tall Trees Resort

10) Fort Nalagarh, Nalagarh

Live like the royals at this 15th century fort. Everything about the property, from the architecture and flower-filled grounds to the columns in the bedrooms, spells old world regal. Located enroute to Manali and Dharamsala, Fort Nalagarh boasts of the Shivaliks and the Sirsa river as neighbours. Make the most of this proximity to nature while you’re there— go rock climbing and trekking or even experiment with more advanced activities like rappelling.

Fort Nalagarh, Nalagarh

Price: INR 4,000 and onwards.
Ratings and Reviews: TripAdvisor – Fort Nalagarh
Website: Fort Nalagarh