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  • Hotel Description
    Hotel Willow Banks
    Near Tourism Lift, The Mall,
    Shimla - 171001, India

    Originally owned by James Craddock known as the ‘Architect and Builder of Shimla’ this three acre estate established in the year 1871 is a landmark in Shimla. The estate spells history and exemplifies an era of gracious living.In a fitting tribute to the memory of its original owner, the building was redesigned into a hotel endowed with all modern amenities and comforts effortlessly blending into the surrounding landscape and enhancing its beauty. This hotel in mall road Shimla is beautifully tucked into the lap of nature and offers an ideal mix of picturesque scenery along with close proximity to the buzzing Mall Road. An ideal blend of modern amenities in a heritage property, this luxury hotel in Mall Road Shimla comes well within your budget. So be it a family vacation, honeymoon, adrenaline packed adventure trip or a corporate getaway- we promise you an enjoyable stay in Shimla.

    Consistently awarded the ‘Certificate of Excellence’ from Tripadvisor, this hotel in Mall Road Shimla has also been crowned as one of the Top 10 Jewel Hotels of India.With the two in house eateries rated as top restaurants on Tripadvisor – Café Simla Times and Eighteen71 Cookhouse & Bar – the hotel offers the best eating experience in Shimla. For a complete Himalayan rejuvenation the Hotel, visit Akasa Spa at the hotel, our beauty salon and gym or drop in to the billiards and pool for recreation at leisure. With a banquet hall to accommodate up to 500 pax, the hotel is an ideal venue for conferences and weddings alike in Mall Road Shimla.

    With essential services like a Doctor on call, Travel desk, Laundry and Room Service and easy elevator access through the property – the service is personalized and dedicated hospitality ensures you a memorable stay in Shimla.

  • Room Type

    Deluxe Rooms

    Well appointed spacious rooms facing the Mall Road – the lifeline of Shimla!

    Super Deluxe Rooms

    Spacious rooms with elegant design with a private balcony that overlooks the majestic hills and complete town of Shimla!

    Premium Rooms

    Spacious well designed room with a private balcony overlooking age old pines and majestic hills!

    Family Suite

    Room for a family of four – with a sofa cum bed – that has its own private Jacuzzi!

    Studio Rooms

    Close to nature – amidst the age old pines – studios with their own private kitchenette! Coming soon!

  • Hotel Facilities


    Wellness facilities

    Hot tub/jacuzzi (Additional charge)
    Massage (Additional charge)
    Fitness centre (Additional charge)
    Sauna (Additional charge)


    Pets are not allowed.


    Billiards (Additional charge)
    Games room

    Food & Drink

    Breakfast in the room
    Restaurant (à la carte and buffet)

    Reception services

    Tour desk (Additional charge)
    24-hour front desk

    Entertainment and family services

    Board games/puzzles


    Free! WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.


    Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs INR 250 per day.

    Cleaning services

    Ironing service
    Dry cleaning (Additional charge)
    Laundry (Additional charge)

    Business facilities

    Meeting/banquet facilities (Additional charge)


    Shuttle service (Additional charge)
    Car hire
    Safety deposit box
    Family rooms
    Barber/beauty shop
    Non-smoking rooms
    Room service

  • Property Surroundings
    Closest landmarks
    The Ridge, Shimla 0.5 km
    The Mall Road 0.7 km
    Jakhu Temple 0.7 km
    Circular Road 0.7 km
    Victory Tunnel 1.3 km
    Indian Institute of Advanced Study 3.4 km
    Tara Devi Mandir 5.6 km
    Closest airports
    Chandigarh Airport 60.2 km
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