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The Nilaya

A Darling Accommodation In The Laps Of Nature

Rating4.5(250)
Mashobra, Shimla
Stays > Boutique Hotel
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Premium4 star trips with all modern amenities
Nestled close to the lush Shimla reserved forest, The Nilaya is a boutique hotel near Mashobra. The area retains the pristine beauty of the Himalayas. Get enchanted by the snow-clad peaks in the winters, driving through clouds in the monsoon and take a much-needed break from the heated city life during the summers. The Nilaya offers you 24 rooms in 3 categories. Each room is themed according to the floor it's on, ranging from Birds (Ground floor), Flowers (1st floor), Places (2nd floor) and Tree show more

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A Whiff Of Calming Luxury

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The Nilaya
The son left his marketing job to open up this beautiful hotel in the hills of Mashobhra.
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Games & Adventure
You can go for stargazing, treks, village tours, amusement parks, golfing at a nearby course and what not!
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Clean Sweep
Each room is themed according to the floor it's on, ranging from Birds (Ground floor), Flowers (1st floor), Places (2nd floor) and Trees (3rd floor).
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Dine In Comfort
A fully stocked kitchen that'll whip up local and exotic meals on order or serve a buffet that'll end up making you loosen your belt Or enjoy a wide selection of wines, beers, spirits and liqueurs at The Nilaya in their glasshouse bar.

Quick gist

About the stay

  • Revel in bespoke luxury at The Nilaya, that too with your furry friends.
  • A fully stocked kitchen that'll whip up local and exotic meals on order or serve a buffet that'll end up making you loosen your belt.
  • Enjoy a wide selection of wines, beers, spirits and liqueurs at The Nilaya in their glasshouse bar.
  • Go for a 15-20 minute walk around 11 pm in the night for stargazing.
  • Enjoy a guided, complimentary, nature walk to explore the thickets.
  • In the attic - there's something for everyone! A pool table, foosball, carrom, and lots of board games.
  • Just in casework comes calling in the middle of your vacation, we have a quiet corner for you with a desktop, printer, and high-speed internet.
  • 2 pretty gazebos offer a private space for your group where you can watch the sunset or enjoy a round of cards!

Where is this?

  • Situated an hour away from the hustle-bustle of Shimla, the state capital of Himachal Pradesh.
  • On a hillside, this polished hotel is 9 km from the NH5, 15 km from Shimla Reserve Forest Sanctuary and 17 km from the 19th-century Kalibari Temple of Shimla.
  • Make your vacation memorable by spending an afternoon picnicking at one of the many spots nearby.
  • Go for a guided tour into the home of a local in a nearby village (paid).
  • Tattapani, on the banks of the Satluj river, is a great place for first-timers to try out river rafting.
  • There are many routes around Mashobra where you can bike, the best one being the one inside the Shimla Reserve Forest Sanctuary.
  • Naldera Golf Course is minutes away from The Nilaya and offers stunning views of the 100-year-old ground.
  • Enjoy the snow-covered hills of Kufri with activities like skiing, tyre sliding, yak riding, and whatever else you want to have fun with.

With whom?

  • You'll have an independent room at the hotel with access to common facilities

You get

  • Accommodation is provided to you.
  • Breakfast shall be served.

Things to remember

  • Meals can be provided at an additional cost or you can dine-in at the in-house restaurant.
  • Activities and experiences can be arranged at an extra charge, however, trekking is free of cost.
  • Spa facilities come at an additional charge.

Something unique

The Nilaya is an adventure a father-son duo decided to embark upon, for the sheer love for the hills.

Tips from insiders

  • You're viewing a pet-friendly property!