It was the summer capital of the British India, which later became the capital of Punjab after independence and finally became the capital of Himachal Pradesh. Yes, it is Shimla, listed as one of the least populous capital cities of the country and also a center of culture, education and commercial principal of the hilly regions of the state. Its name is derived from the incarnation of Hindu deity Kali, goddess Shyamala Devi. Traveling to the places like this can be an experience of your life which is undoubtedly a complete package of adventures, knowledge of its vast cultural heritage and the glorious history linked with the place. Packed with UNESCO World Heritage Site and several other tourist destinations, Shimla is indeed a fascinating place to visit.If you are traveling here for the first time then you will definitely need some assistance choosing the right place to stay which is not over priced and gives you facilities for the price. Allow me to help you to browse through some of the best properties in Shimla for your stay.Snow Valley ResortOffering services like free Wi Fi and free parking at site, the Snow valley Resort also has air conditioned rooms with flat screen cable TVs and exclusive seating arrangements. Few of the rooms offer the Mountain View as well. Free toiletries are offered by the hotel with slippers for maximum home comfort. 24 hour help desk for your support is available. You can enjoy some table tennis in their sports arena. The nearest Chandigarh airport is 57kms from here. The famous victory tunnel is just 2.7kms from here.Hotel Willow BanksThis is one of the top picks by the tourists due to its classic colonial style architecture and setup. It offers some captivating views of Shimla’s mountains and valleys. The Christ church is 450m from here. It facilitates its guests with free Wi Fi, bathtub and sauna. The nearest airport is Shimla Airport, which is 21kms away and the nearest railway station is 2.5kms away. The rooms are classic styled with flat screen cable TVs, mini fridge, and tea/coffee making machines. It also has private bathrooms with bathtub and shower facility. It offers massage at Akasa Spa. You can pamper yourself with a manicure at their Daffofil beauty salon as well.East Bourne ResortLocated in the lap of the Himalayan mountain range, it stands at an altitude of 1,982m. It offers the facilities like heated pool and spa. The Jubberhatti Airport is 30kms away and the city is 3kms away. Rooms are luxurious with the wooden floors, minibar, cable TVs and tea/coffee making facility. The bathroom toiletries are on the house. The resort’s tour desk can arrange for your trekking, golfing and adventures like river rafting. Recreational facilities like games room, library and fitness center are also available.Hotels in Mall Road ShimlaSome affordable hotels are available at the mall road Shimla. Services like free Wi Fi, hot water, TV sets are common in these hotels. You can search them online for the booking.Hotel Rock Sea, Hotel Samrat Regency, Hotel Diplomat, Hotel Amber, Hotel Satkaar and Hotel Atithietc are the inexpensive places available at budget prices. They are under the price range of 1500-4000/- INR.