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Best Homestays in Nainital

Homestays in Nainital is the best way to stay in this beautiful Lake City of Kumaon hills of Uttarakhand. The beautiful vistas of the valleys that open from Nainital get better when you decide to go the full way and enjoy the really Pahari hospitality. Homestays bring to you the new way of staying in a new location, so you get all the amenities with the added advantage of homeliness. One can never get away from the feeling of being at home, no matter wherever you go, and thus homestays are the best options in getting the comfort up in a destination that you have always wanted to visit. There is no better way of exploring than seeing it from the eyes of a local.

Nainital Homestays are located in the valley where the lake is visible from your window, thus giving one the serenity of waking up with an unbridled view of the Naini Lake. The experience of living with a local always brings you comfort and relief, especially because Pahari people are known for their warm nature and loving hospitality. Be it in the suburbs of the town, or right there on the Mall road, the feeling of having a valley of a lake and high hills unfolding out of the mist early in the morning is something that everyone would love to have.

With a wide variety to choose from, you can go for luxury homestays, budget homestays, nature homestays, lake view homestays, and much more. Then there are homestays that are well known for the amenities given to various kind of guests, diverging them into further divisions like family homestay, stay for couples, homestay for friends, pet-friendly homestays, and much more. You name what your desired experience is and these homestays in Nainital already have it covered for you.

The fact that these homes are a reflection of the person who lives in them stands true for them all, and that is why it is a must that you try them all out. Bask in the experience of getting so much more than a home in these stay options. One may be set in the orchards of various fruits, while others may be surrounded by trees of coniferous plants, where one provides you with the experience of boating included in their package, the other may have rock climbing happening right in their property. The fact is that you can expect the best of hospitality right here in these homestays, but when it comes to anticipating the extras, you may as well be in for a pleasant surprise.

This guide will help you in getting the best information about homestays in Nainital, with the best recommendations in the area as well. Read on for all you need to know.

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What You Should Know More About Homestays in Nainital

  • Q. Which are some of the best homestays in Nainital?

    Emerald Trail, Bhimtal: One of the most beautiful and quaint neighborhoods in Nainital, Bhimtal is home to this amazing homestay. 9 km uphill from the city is an internationally awarded property, the Emerald Trail, which has the valley of Kumaon on one side and a forest on the other. Another reason that guests really love this homestay is that it is pet-friendly. You can find rocking chairs and hammock in the verandah for the perfect relaxation when you are not enjoying one of the many activities.

    • Lakehouse Homestay Nainital: An affordable holiday home by the Naini Lake, the best way to reach this homestay is directly from the Mall Road, from where a set of 150 steps takes you directly to the homestay. But the best thing is definitely the unobstructed view of the Naini Lake from the balcony, and surrounding it are the attractions like Naina Peak, Tiffin Top, Camels back, Thandi Sadak, Naina Devi Temple, Pashan Devi Temple & the rest of Nainital City.
    • Naina Greens: In the midst of an amazing view of the hills of Kumaon, the Naina Greens homestay is located quite close to several attractions of Nainital, primarily the Naini Lake. Apart from that, nearby attractions to this homestay include Snow View, Cave Garden, Camel Back, China Peak, and Land's End. At the homestay, you get the best of comfort and facilities like Free Wi-Fi, Tour desk, Laundry, Power backup, and Welcome Drinks
    • Fishermen's Bungalow, Nainital: Located on the bank of the Bhimtal Lake, the homestay is 30 minutes away from the main city of Nainital. You can enjoy several amazing activities like Fishing, Cycling, and Trekking near the Homestay, with the added advantage of exploring the mountains, jungles, and wildlife. Apart from this, the food here is praised by everyone, and the spacious and tastefully decorated rooms are a host of comfort for the guests.
    • Stone Heights: Right on a National Highway, the Stone Heights is a homestay cum villa, made with the perfect infusion of Stone and Wood. A rather rustic feel is what makes you feel right at home in this homestay, while features like cable television, DVD player, Home Theatre, and Ensuite Bathroom will make you feel comfortable. You also get Wi-Fi, Laundry, Parking, and Complete Power Backup.

  • Q. Which area has the largest number of Homestays in Nainital?

    If you are looking for a wide variety of Nainital homestays to choose from, so much so that you are almost spoiled for choice, the largest number of homestays can be found in the Tallital and Mall Road areas.

  • Q. What is the price range of Homestays in Nainital?

    There are a huge number of homestays in Nainital, all of them unique in some manner. When it comes to determining the price range of Homestays in Nainital, you can get your ideal stay in a price range of a minimum INR 700 and a maximum of INR 6500

  • Q. What facilities will I get in Nainital Homestays?

    Travelers and visitors always choose their stay options based on the facilities available at a place. Speaking of Nainital Homestays, there are a large number of specific features that you will get, but to give a general idea of what to expect, here is a list of some of them:

    • Clean Rooms
    • Hygienic washrooms
    • Room Heaters
    • Front Desk
    • Running Water
    • Lake View Window/Balcony/Terrace
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast
    • Wi-Fi

  • Q. Which homestays are near Nainital lake?

    To name a few of the many homestays that are near the Naintal Lake:

    • The Maple Residences
    • Roopanshi Homestay
    • Lakehouse Homestay Nainital
    • Nainital Homestay Guesthouse
    • Lal Cottage

  • Q. Can I make my own food in Homestays in Nainital?

    Yes, a few homestays here do provide you with the freedom of cooking your own meal if you so like.

  • Q. Which is the best time to visit Nainital?

    The entire year can be said to be the best time to visit Nainital. In summers, the weather remains pleasant throughout the months of March to June with an average of 18-degree Celsius, while the monsoons make the city more colorful and misty. Winters, however, turns out to be colder than expected, with temperatures hitting as low as zero and going only as high as 15-degree Celsius during the months of October to February.

  • Q. How many days are enough to visit Nainital?

    For exploring the beauty of Nainital, you must plan to have at least a 3-day stay here. During this time, you can explore all there is to see here.

  • Q. What can I do in Nainital?

    There is so much to do here that you will never get full of it all. Here is a list of some of the best things to do in Nainital.

    • Boating
    • Hiking to Tiffin Top
    • Shopping at Tibetan Market
    • Sunset Experience at Hanuman Garhi
    • Ropeway tour of Nainital
    • Candle Shopping at Mall Road
    • Naini Devi Temple Visit
    • Safari in Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
    • Visiting the Corbett National Park

  • Q. What are famous places to visit in Nainital?

    When you have set out to explore the exquisite beauty of the hills, these are some of the places that you must see in Nainital.

    • Naini Tal or Naini Lake
    • Sattal
    • Bhimtal Lake
    • Eco Cave Gardens
    • Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat)
    • Naina Peak
    • Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
    • Lands End
    • Mall Road
    • Naina Devi Temple