Uttarakhand is a beautiful melange of lush green valleys, forests, and mountains. With plenty of trekking options, this holy place is no doubt one of the most sought after tourist destinations in India. If you are planning a trip to Uttarakhand and looking for a place to stay, here is a list of a few handpicked hotels for you:
1. Solitude in the Himalayas, Ramgarh
Overlooking the mighty and majestic Kumaon Himalayas, this place, as the name suggests, is a haven for the lovers of peace and solitude. The pervading silence has a healing effect on your soul. If you want to take a break from the city life, then escape to this quaint place where the hills and the valleys echo silence. The place has only ten rooms and each room offers a panoramic view of the hills and the valleys.
2. Ananda in the Himalayas, Garhwal
Luxury spa, meditation, and yoga amidst the resplendent mountains – can anything be more relaxing than this? Located on an area of 100-acre estate, this place is housed in the palace of the Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal. Here you can enjoy open-air yoga sessions, go for a trek and engage in activities where you can experience nature first-hand. Enjoy ayurvedic therapies at the spa; these therapies leave you with a feeling of complete wellness.
3. 360 ° Leti, Kumaon
Located at a height of 8000 feet above the sea level, this place is set amidst an incredible mountain wilderness. The place has a contemporary design and has more windows than walls. This allows you to catch a glimpse of the stunning landscape from every corner of the place. There are only four private guest pavilions and a main lounge and dining area. This place is ideal for people who want to escape into tranquillity.
4. Fredy’s Bungalow, Nainital
This is a home-stay and is located just 45 minutes from Nainital. This place was resided by a German expatriate who arrived in India in 1939. Fredy’s Bungalow is part of the Itmenaan Lodges and has four rooms, a living room, and a library. This is a perfect place to enjoy quality time with your near and dear ones.
5. Welcome Heritage Corbett Ramganga Resort
Set in an area of 20 acres land inside the national park, this jungle lodge is perfect for spending quality time amidst the Himalayan wilderness. You can indulge in activities such as wildlife safari, animal spotting, river crossing, rock climbing, and rappelling.
6. Naini Retreat
Located in the scenic Nainital, this place was the former residence of Maharaja of Pilibhit. It has 32 deluxe rooms equipped with all amenities. Each room is luxuriously decorated. From each room you can enjoy a great panoramic view of the valley.
A stay at these places will get you up close with nature and leave you mesmerised. Next time during your Uttarakhand visit, book your stay at these places.