Nestled in lush green forests, each accommodation on the property offers a private seat with a breathtaking panoramic view of the pristine mountains. This launch follows the inauguration of the Welcomhotel Shimla about six months ago. With the addition of the premier mountain resort in Chail, the brand currently has a portfolio of around 19 properties across India.
Rooted in nature, it is the ideal refuge for the discerning traveler who is looking for peace, fresh mountain air and nature in its purest form. Enjoy the lush tranquility and charm of the wilderness in the midst of a picturesque setting. The experience is enhanced by aesthetically designed, well thought out rooms / suites with a view combined with a healthy, yet contemporary local and authentic dining experience.
In the middle of a magical oak forest, the cottages are ideal for those looking for their own cabin in the forest. Each room has its own balcony, which offers an enchanting view of the mighty mountains.
The hotel offers a healthy yet contemporary dining experience. The WelcomCafe Monal (named after the Himalayan bird ‘Monal’) serves the best of both global cuisine and local Himachali cuisine. The traditional Welcomsthalika serves a variety of authentic regional dishes on a platter. The ingredients are seasonal and come from the region and support the farming community in the neighborhood. The Swizzle Bar with a view of the pine trees serves typical cocktails and an international wine list for those lazy evenings at the bar.
With a strong and steady surge in domestic tourism, this new addition to an unexplored destination will have much to offer the discerning traveler. The hotel is a secluded gem in Himachal Pradesh that is the perfect antidote to hectic city life. It is a serene oasis with majestic views of the Himalayan range. A fresh mountain breeze and views of lush green pine and cedar forests await travelers looking for a rejuvenating experience.
Chail, the former summer town of the princely state of Patiala, is a picturesque hill station in a beautiful corner, 37 kilometers from Shimla in the snow-covered Shivalik region of Himachal Pradesh. Spread over three hills – Rajgarh, Sadh Tiba and Pandewa – the Chail region overlooks the breathtaking Sutlej Valley and offers panoramic views of the landscape.
In the immediate vicinity of the hotel is the Chail Cricket Ground, the highest cricket ground in the world. Other nearby attractions include the Chail Wildlife Sanctuary, Chail Bazaar, Sadhupul Lake, Kali Ka Tibba and the Himalayan Nature Park.
Speaking at the opening, Nakul Anand, Executive Director – ITC Ltd, said: “We believe this is the perfect time to open another outpost of the Welcomhotel in Himachal Pradesh. For those who love less traveled roads, Chail is the perfect destination. With the new work from everywhere and the increasingly popular workation concept, the Welcomhotel Tavleen Chail is the perfect leisure destination for work and pleasure. WeAssure’s tightened hygiene and safety measures ensure that travelers can enjoy the destination. Working with like-minded partners who offer unique hospitality experiences has further strengthened the presence of ITC Hotels across the country. „
The outdoor and indoor areas of the resort are ideal for events, weddings and celebrations. Guests who prefer to relax on the property can visit the cozy on-site library, lounge in the temperature-controlled pool, or partake in guided yoga sessions, and even on-site trails like the Oak Trail and Pine Trail.
Children have their own little hideaway at Ollie’s Corner, which has a variety of outdoor and indoor play areas specially designed to keep them creative and entertained. Guests who love the outdoors can go paragliding, off-roading and snow skiing (in season). Families can picnic in the woods and meadows around the hotel or by the stream a short drive away.
Wellness and holistic rejuvenation have always been an integral part of the characteristic hospitality. Guests looking for a relaxing and rejuvenating experience can unwind at K by Kaya Kalp – a spa based on time-honored Indian wellness principles that offers the perfect, relaxing break from the hustle and bustle of the city. The resort is an idyllic destination that offers thrill seekers as well as peace cruisers an immersive experience.