ITC Hotels has announced the opening of Welcomhotel Shimla in Himachal Pradesh. This is Brand Welcomhotel’s first property in the hilly state.

Welcomhotel Shimla features 47 rooms and suites overlooking the picturesque Mashobra valley. The hotel features a blend of modern elements and old-world charm and has “all the makings of a Green hotel with a commitment to sustainability”.

The F&B offerings include WelcomCafe Cedar, the all-day dining restaurant serving seasonal specialties along with signature Indian and international dishes. Indulge in a culinary treat with WelcomSthalika, an assortment of popular regional dishes that come laid out on a single platter. Head to Swizzle bar to enjoy signature cocktails and premium wines with nature views.

For meetings and events, there is 295 sqm indoor banquet spaces and 323 sqm outdoor venue called “Sunset Garden”.

The soon to open ‘K by Kaya Kalp’ the spa will offer signature therapies, holistic rituals, and personalised wellness experiences like yoga and zumba.

The hotel has indoor and outdoor activities like chess, kids’ play corner and guided local tours. The outdoor golf putting area is soon to open.

Welcomhotel Shimla also offers a host of experiences including bird watching, heritage walk, cycling within the Shimla Wildlife Sanctuary or picnics, and camping in the greens. Young guests can enjoy fun activities at “Ollies Club”.

Nakul Anand, executive director – ITC said:

“With domestic travel and wellness experiences regaining popularity, we believe it is the perfect time to launch our latest Welcomhotel outpost in “Devbhoomi” Himachal Pradesh.

“With stunning 360 ° mountain views and striking architectural and interior design, we aim to attract discerning leisure and business travellers with our heightened safety measures in place and the quintessential Welcomhotel hospitality at the forefront.”