Hall is located at a distance of 13 kms from Shimla, next to the Charabra village
on the Shimla-Kufri road. It can be reached after a drive of 45 minutes from
About Wildflower Hall
Formerly the residence of Lord Kitchener, Commander-in-Chief in the British
Army, Wildflower Hall recreates the grandeur of the colonial era. Wildflower
Hall is situated at a height of 2,500 m above sea level amidst the picturesque
Himalayas. One of the best luxury resorts in the country, Wildflower Hall is
an ideal getaway from the busy city life. Set in 23 acres of virgin woods of
pine and cedar, Wildflower Hill provides an unique opportunity to get a close
look of the nature and experience the magical charm of the Himalayas. The hotel
has well-appointed guest rooms, restaurants, bar, world-class spa, fitness centre,
heated swimming pool and open air Jacuzzi. You can enjoy the spectacular view
of the snow-capped mountains and verdant valleys from the rooms, restaurants
and swimming pool. Adventure enthusiasts can enjoy a range of adventure sports
like Trekking, River rafting, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Archery, Golf,
Ice Skating (in winters) and Tennis (in summers).
Spa Therapy at Wildfower Hall
Hall boasts of a world class Spa by Banyan Tree that offers treatments based
on Indian Ayurveda, Asian and Western therapies. These holistic treatments will
relax, rejuvenate and inspire you. Situated amidst the lush green cedar and
fine forests, the Spa Pavilions offer the guests a tranquil heaven in which
they can revitalize themselves. Various types of therapies are offered by the
Spa which include Aromatic Massage, Hawaiian Massage, Balinese Massage, Head
and Shoulder Massage, Wild Lavender Scrub and Thai Massage.
Wildflower Hill has 87 elegantly appointed guestrooms and suites. The rooms
and suites offering a fantastic view over the cedar forests and Himalayan ranges.
Each room has spacious bathroom with shower and walk-in closets and personalized
butler service. Guest rooms are beautifully decorated with teak floors and hand-knotted
rugs which depict the colonial heritage of the hotel. In room facilities include
the Personal bar, 24 hours in-room dining, Cable television, DVD player, Direct
dial telephones, Same day laundry and dry cleaning.
Restaurants & Bar
The hotel has two restaurants which offers a choice of traditional Indian cooking
and International cuisine. In the Cavalry Bar one can enjoy a wide range of
fine wines and spirits.
Gym located at Spa is well-equipped with equipment to burn off your calories.
The notable features of the Gym are Exercycle, Life Fitness Multigym, Stepper
and Treadmill machines.
Reaching Ananda in Himalayas
» By Air :
Shimla airport is 20 kms away from the hotel.
Direct flights are available from Delhi to Shimla, the flying time is 45 minutes.
Private air charters can also be arranged.
» By Rail :
Kalka railway station is the nearest major
railhead which is connected to Delhi, Chandigarh and other cities of India.
Shimla is connected to Kalka by narrow gauge railway. From Kalka to Shimla travel
time is around 4 hours.
» By Road :
Shimla is connected by good roads with Kalka
(110 kms), Chandigarh (124 kms) and Delhi (385 kms). The hotel is 13 kms away
from Shimla. The drive from Chandigarh to Shimla takes 3 hours and from Delhi
to Shimla is approximately 8 hours.