Taj Theog Resort & Spa, Shimla
With distinctive round windows, this contemporary hotel is an 11-minute walk from The Ridge cultural and commercial plaza. It's also 1 km from Shimla railway station, and 2.1 km from Jakhoo temple. The relaxed, traditional rooms feature flat-screen TVs, sitting areas and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms add a range of extras such as wood floors and separate living rooms.