Former Deputy Prime Minister and veteran BJP leader Shri L.K. Advani planted an Apple Tree at Fortune Select Cedar Trail, Mashobra in Shimla, marking the 3rd-monthly anniversary celebrations of the new hotel.
Shri Advani is on a seven-day private visit to Shimla. He arrived at Fortune Select Cedar Trail, Mashobra on 22nd June and has spent quality time at the hotel ever since. He returns to Delhi today along with his daughter, Ms. Pratibha Advani and other family members.
Himachal Pradesh is the ‘fruit bowl of India’ and ‘Apple’ it’s most popular fruit. The planting of the Apple Tree at the entrance of this picturesque hotel symbolizes wholeness, healing, good health and future happiness. Fortune Hotels, a member of ITC’s hotel group, has recently opened Fortune Select Cedar Trail in the unspoilt hill station of Mashobra, Shimla.
Fortune Select Cedar Trail, Mashobra (Shimla) is located amidst lush oak, cedar and pine trees and at an altitude of 2100 metres above sea level with sweeping views of the majestic Himalayan range. The modern European architecture of the hotel is thoughtfully designed to feature floor to ceiling windows for natural light and to offer guests unparalleled views of the pristine mountains. Aiming to attract the leisure traveller and corporate off-sites, the hotels offers a host of modern amenities coupled with Fortune Personalised Services at great value to its guests.
The hotel offers a range of accommodation options with 47 operational rooms and 16 family suites in a crescendo of views, panoramas, balconies and terraces. It also houses Zodiac– the all-day dining restaurant, Neptune-the bar and lounge, a well-equipped fitness center, a rejuvenating spa along with an activity and kid’s room to keep its discerning guests entertained.
An ideal venue to relax with friends and family, the beautiful hotel is ideally located at a distance of 33 km from the Shimla airport while the Chandigarh Airport is 130 km away. All the popular tourist attractions of the Shimla hills are at a close driving distance from the hotel — Kufri (12 km), Mall Road (16 km), Jakhoo Temple (10 km), Tatapani (44 km), Lakkar Bazar (12 km) and the Ridge (13 km).
Mashobra, is a quaint town just 30 minutes from the hustle and bustle of Shimla city, untouched by commercialization and home to beautiful sanctuaries, nature treks, apple orchards, streams gushing through valleys.