Banks was established in the year 1871,
a landmark estate, which spells history
and exemplifies an era of gracious living,
originally owned by Arthur James Craddok, "Architect
and builder of Shimla." In a fitting
tribute to his memory the building has
been redesigned into a Hotel, endowed
with all modern amenities and comforts,
effortlessly blending into the surrounding
landscape and enhancing its beauty.
Located at level with the Mall Road,
Shimla's main promenade and happening
place, the hotel is elegance personified.
Centrally heated with a cosy elegant
lobby, atrium and spacious artistically