Shimla is the go-to hill station for all the people living in the cities on the foothill of the Himalayas. From the time of British India, when it was the summer capital until now when it’s popular for trekking, mountain biking and heritage walks, Shimla has always offered respite and adventure to everyone.
And among the warm embrace of Shimla is the magnificent Wildflower Hall. It was the former residence of Lord Kitchener, erstwhile commander-in-chief of the British army. Now, it has been turned into a luxury hotel that exudes the ambience of a grand stately home.
Wildflower Hall offers its guests the warmth and nurturing environment and a chance to indulge in a romance with nature around. You can enjoy the indoor and alfresco dining areas with mountain view, personalised spa experiences in wooded locations, outdoor sports and private dining.
Now that we have you excited for a vacation, let’s give you some more details of this amazing hotel!
From your engagement party, anniversary or birthday celebration to an intimate wedding, Wildflower Hall can take care of it all. It has banquet halls, a private dining hall, an outdoor terrace and a small in-house movie theatre. For those young couples looking for a destination wedding, there is a combination of banquet venues lawns and the Himalayan vistas.
Lawrence Hall is the main venue which can host up to 110 people. It can also be divided into two separate function rooms. The hall also has an attached pre-function area for drinks and snacks. There is a large gardened terrace right outside the hall followed by the dense green forest.
The Auckland Room
The Auckland Room offers a bewitching view of the Himalayas. It can comfortably host up to twenty-four people. You can ask for the floor plan with the hotel staff.
There are two meeting rooms on offer- Rippon & Lytton. Both the rooms are furnished with wooden conference tables to seat fourteen. They both open onto a spacious pre-function area for food and beverages.
Movie Theatre and Private Dining Room
Wildflower Hall has an in-house movie theatre called the Periwinkle Hall. It can host an evening for ten people. Adjoining this hall is the Lutyens Hall which can host a dinner party for up to twenty guests.
Rooms & Suites
Wildflower Hall has a number of rooms and suites to offer its guests. All these rooms still carry the true essence of Lordship from the British era.
Deluxe Garden View Rooms
Wake up to the view of lawns, flower beds and rockeries. Then call for a cup of tea, coffee or in-room dining with the beautiful view of the lawns. The rooms are decorated elegantly to reflect the heritage lifestyle. Complete with ottoman and Victorian style lamps, hand-carved chairs and a writing desk, your relaxing vacation is secure.
Premier Valley View Rooms
Enjoy the different shades of Shimla, whether shrouded in mist, sunkissed or blanketed with snow. The unhindered views of the Shimla valley from your window will leave you spellbound.
Premier Mountain View Rooms
A huge amount of energy and man-hours were put into these rooms to give you an authentic heritage experience. There are two-poster bed, armchair, ottoman and the Victorian-style lamps and wooden ceiling fan. All these offer a tasteful view into the past lifestyle.
Deluxe suites exude the yesteryear charm with its grand fireplace and paisley print sofas around it. The richly upholstered armchair, white marble elephants and photographs of Lord Kitchener against a backdrop of the Himalayan make the perfect composition.
Lord Kitchener Suite
This suite defines the grandeur of a stately residence. The plush furnishings around the fireplace with the picture window that capture the mountain views, a suite well-suited for a Lord and Lady!
Wildflower Hall is the perfect example of heritage lifestyle meets modern amenities. So, book the rooms with Peppynite.com and pack your bags to head off to the hills for an enriching vacation!