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1 room, 2 adults

Cardinal Royal Retreat , Shimla, India

4-star4 stars
5 - Dingle Estate, Near Victory Tunnel, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 171003, India

4-star hotel with golf course, connected to the convention center, near Christ Church
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect stampsYou can collect™ Rewards stamps here
  • Nice room, good location with good heater in the room. Bed is very comfortableFeb 18, 2020
  • Amazingly helpful staff And excellent service. The stay was made so comfortable for us.…Feb 12, 2020

Cardinal Royal Retreat , Shimla, India

from Rs6,816
  • Deluxe Room
  • Premium Lounge
  • Royale Suite
  • Royale Deluxe

What’s around Cardinal Royal Retreat , Shimla, India


  • Heart of Shimla
  • Mall Road - 6 min walk
  • Shimla Mall - 8 min walk
  • Christ Church - 4 min walk
  • Lakkar Bazar - 11 min walk
  • Jakhu Temple - 13 min walk
  • State Museum - 35 min walk
  • Viceregal Lodge - 39 min walk

Getting around

  • Shimla (SLV) - 6.7 miles/10.7 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 42 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-noon
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 15
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 15

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Health club
  • Golf course on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 400
  • Conference space size (meters) - 37
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room safe

Special features


Restaurant - This buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine.

Cardinal Royal Retreat , Shimla, India’s small print

Also known as

  • Cardinal Royal Retreat Hotel
  • Cardinal Royal Retreat Shimla
  • Cardinal Royal Retreat Hotel Shimla


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for golf tee times and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Breakfast costs between INR 400 and INR 600 for adults, and INR 350 and INR 550 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 3000 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Cardinal Royal Retreat , Shimla, India

  • Does Cardinal Royal Retreat offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Cardinal Royal Retreat does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Cardinal Royal Retreat ?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Cardinal Royal Retreat ?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Cardinal Royal Retreat ?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to noon. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Cardinal Royal Retreat ?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves international cuisine.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Cardinal Royal Retreat ?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 3000 per vehicle one-way.
  • What is there to do near Cardinal Royal Retreat ?
    Recommended spots to visit include Christ Church (4-min walk) and Mall Road (6-min walk), along with Shimla Mall (8-min walk) and Lakkar Bazar (11-min walk).

Recent reviews

From 3 reviews

Very good 8.0
It was exactly as per pictures on the net. Service was great.
Bably, ca1 night family trip

Cardinal Royal Retreat , Shimla, India

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