A new luxury hotel in Himachal Pradesh; ITC’s Welcomhotel Tavleen Chail

Schenelle Dsouza
One of India’s fastest-growing hospitality brands, ITC launched its second Welcomhotel property, Tavleen Chail in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Spread across three hills – Rajgarh, Sadh Tiba and Pandewa, the Chail overlooks the stunning valley of Sutlej.
Tavleen Chail Balcony
Balcony view from the Tavleen Chail
Equipped with 65 rooms, including 18 cottages and a luxury suite, each room has a private balcony that offers a panoramic view of the mountains.
Welcomhotel Tavleen Chail
Rooms in the Tavleen Chail
Welcomhotel Tavleen Chail offers a wholesome yet contemporary culinary experience. The traditional Welcomsthalika is an assortment of authentic regional dishes on a platter. The ingredients are seasonal and locally sourced, supporting the farming community of the neighbourhood.
Tavleen Chail Welcomsthalika
Traditional Welcomsthalika
The WelcomCafe Monal (named after the Himalayan `Monal’ bird) serves the best of both global fare and regional Himachali cuisine.
The WelcomCafe Monal in Tavleen Chail
The WelcomCafe Monal
The Swizzle bar overlooking the pine trees serves signature cocktails and an international wine menu for those idle evenings by the bar.
The Swizzle Bar in Tavleen Chail
The Swizzle Bar
The resort’s outdoor and indoor space is ideal for events, weddings, and celebrations. Guests can head to the cosy in-house library or the temperature-controlled pool for some leisure time.
Library in the Tavleen Chail
Cosy Indoor Library
Guests who love the outdoors can also go paragliding, off-roading, and snow driving (in-season). Families can picnic in the woods and meadows around the hotel or by the stream a short drive away.
Kids get to have their fun in Ollie’s Corner that has outdoor and indoor play areas. These are specifically designed to keep them creatively engaged and entertained.
Ollie’s Corner in Tavleen Chail
Ollie’s Corner for kids
Wellness and holistic rejuvenation have always been ingrained in Welcomhotel’s signature hospitality. The K by Kaya Kalp, a spa based on time-honoured Indian wellness principles can help guests de-stress and rejuvenate themselves.
With nearby attractions like the Chail Wildlife Sanctuary, Chail Bazaar, Sadhupul Lake, Kali Ka Tibba and Himalayan Nature Park, Welcomhotel Tavleen Chail is the perfect destination for an evocative experience for, both, thrill-seekers and peace crusaders.
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