Best Homestay in Uttarakhand




Love to travel, then why waste the money on hotels and restaurants, when you can get a home away from the home. 

Homestay is best options for travelling, it saves your money, gives you chance to get connect with the another family. Gives you the chance to get to know a different culture, food and people. Why waste time just sleeping in your hotel rooms when you have a family to talk, interactions makes the trips more awesome, talking to the locals and knowing about their culture, food and place adds a memory in your list, and at the end you won`t remember the time you spent in the office, all you earn from the life are memories, so create memories and be a story teller for the generations.  Here we have the list of some best homestays in Uttarakhand in beautiful destinations. 


1. Soud village ( Sankri )


Address- Balbir Rawat house, Soud, Sankri, Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand 

Tariff from -@Rs1500/-

Sankri Village is the starting point of many famous treks, Har-ki-dun trek, Kedarkantha trek, Rupin Pass Trek. Sankri is a small Village in the end of Uttarkashi district, away from the smart cities, no rush in life, people live their life in present here, and if you want a happy life the main mantra is live life in present because the past is gone, you cannot change your past by thinking about it, and how good your future will be its depend on what you are doing in present, so live in present and live happy. You can learn here how to live in present. Balbir Rawat`s house is made of wood in traditional style. Here you can also enjoy the local food. So according to me, it is the best homestay at this beautiful Destination.



2. Harihar Niwas (Rishikesh)

Address- Near Shree Purnanad Intermediate College, Kailash Gate, Muni ki Reti in Rishikesh 

Tariff From-@Rs576/-

The world capital of Yoga is famous for its combination of adventure and Yoga. Munikireti is most important part of the city, It is near the Ganges, most of the Ashrams and very important the Ram hula is also in Muni ki Reti. So Meni ki Reti is the best option to stay in Rishikesh. And Harihar Niwas is best for Homestay. 


3-Nainital Homestay (Nainital)

Address- Stoneleigh, Tallital, Nainital 

Tariff From-@Rs1,400/-

City of lakes famous for its beauty and lakes. You have many activities to do in Nainital, you can do boating, trekking and paragliding, so you have a full package of adventure in Nainital. Bird watching is also an option and Corbett National Park is also nearby to the Nainital. Sattal, Bhimtal, Naini lake, Mall Road, Nanda Devi temple, there are many other places to visit in Nainital, which can fill your vacations from joy. Tallital is the very prime location in Nainital, so if you are looking for the stay in Nainital I will suggest you stay in Stoneleigh in Tallital. 


4. Rewati Homestay (Narendra Nagar)

Address- Tehri-Rishikesh road, Narendra Nagar 

Tariff From-@Rs1500/-

Narendra Nagar is a Hill station near Rishikesh. If you are in Rishikesh for weekends or vacations Narendra Nagar is must go place near Rishikesh.  There are many activities to do in Narendra Nagar, the immense natural beauty and lush greenery makes Narendra Nagar an ideal place for Yoga and Meditation. Nature walks are one of the best options to do in Narendra Nagar because of its lush greenery surrounding. Narendra Nagar is famous because of two reasons first, it is well connected with Rishikesh and very near to Rishikesh secondly, it comes on the route of Gangotri and Yamunotri.  you can easily get the stunning views of the Ganges and the Doon Valley from Narendra Nagar. Narendra Nagar is situated 16kms from Rishikesh at an altitude of 1,322m.


5. Chilladigha Homestay (Munsiyari)

Address- Naya Basti Village Bunga, Munsiyari

Tariff From- @Rs3000/-

Munsiyari or we can say the hidden beauty of Uttarakhand and referred as Little Kashmir. Munisiyari is near Almora. From here you can easily get the view of majestic Himalayas. Sunrise and sunset are always watchable here. The main point of attraction in Munsiyari is Panchchuli peaks, it is the group of Nandadevi, Nandakot, Rajarambha, and mountains of Nepal Himalayas. Munisiyari is served as the base camp for the various trek, trek to Milam glacier, Namik glacier and Ralam glacier starts from Munisiyari. One can explore the beautiful village and learn about their culture and customs. Munisiyari is also the best option for bird watching, the dense forest of pine, deodar and rhododendron, which surrounds Munisiyari is home for many birds. 


6. Samskara & Samsara Homestay (Lansdowne)

Address-Gounu Village, Near Deriyakha, Lansdowne

Tariff From- @Rs1680/-

Lansdowne is famous for its natural beauty. Greenery all the sides attracted traveller to Lansdowne.  Lansdowne is one of the popular destination since Britishers came to India and it is quietest and unspoilt hill stations of India. Lansdowne is well connected with the motorable roads, one can easily reach here. Lansdowne offers exciting opportunities for many adventure activities like trekking, bird watching, rock climbing and nature walk. Boating and paddling in the man-made lake named Bhulla lake are also an option to do in Lansdowne. You also can enjoy water activities at Kho river near Durga Devi mandir. 



7. Sukoon Homestay (Almora)

Address-Jalna, Tehsil Lamgara, Near Tikoli Band, Almora 

Tariff From- @Rs3000/-

The town of the Bal Mithai. Almora is the heart of Kumaun. Almora is famous for its natural beauty, and the views of majestic snow-capped Himalayas. Almora is surrounded by the pine forests, oaks, and deodar, which makes it the best option for the nature walk and makes its beauty even more beautiful which is enough to attract a  backpackers to come and visit Almora. Almora can also be considered as the town of many famous temples. Chitai Golu deva temple and Jageswar temple are the most famous temple in Almora, Nanda Devi and Kasar Devi are another famous temples of Almora. You can also enjoy the sunset and sunrise at Bright end corner which is 2kms from Almora. 


8. Chevron Mountain Villa (Kausani)

Address- View Point, Kausani

Tariff From- @Rs2800/-

Mini Switzerland of Uttarakhand Kausani is must go place in Uttarakhand. Kausani is also a dreamland for writers. Kausani is also known for giving the stunning view of Nanda Devi, Trishul, and Punchchuli peaks. When Mahatma Gandhi visited Kausani he called Kausani the “Switzerland of India”.


9. Sunder Homestay (Harshil)

Address- Mukhba road, Harshil

Tariff From-@Rs1250/-

Famous for apple orchards and amazing beauty. One of the most famous destinations in Uttarkashi. Harshil is the popular destination for base camp{trek}, Char dham route, orchards, and for yoga and meditation. Sundar homestay is the best homestay you will find in Harshil. 


10. Janardan Homestay (Ranikhet)

Address- Dilkash Market, Ranikhet 

Tariff From-@Rs1960/-

Want some peace in life, and want to give your ears some rest from city noises Ranikhet is best. The meaning of the name Ranikhet describes very much about it- The land of Queens. Surrounded by pine forests and Himalayan peaks Ranikhet becomes the best destinations for nature lovers and backpackers.  There is the most famous Golf course of India situated 5kms from the town of Ranikhet. If you are looking for the best home stay in Ranikhet I will suggest you to stay in Janardan Homestay. 



11. Himalayan Abode Homestay (Auli)

Address- Badrinath Road, Near JP Company, GREF Camp Joshimath, Auli 

Tariff From-@Rs1600/-

Adventure is in every part of Auli, and beauty on every side. Auli is the very famous for winter games you can enjoy skiing and many other snow games here. Auli served as base camp for many famous treks, Kuari pass trek, Kagbhasundi trek. The snow covered mountains peaks of Trishul and Nanda Devi are easily visible from Auli. Most of the time Auli remains snow covered. One out of four dhams (Badrinath) of Uttarakhand is also near to the Auli. 


12. Basant Vatika Homestay (Mussoorie)

Address- The Mall Road, Indramani Badoni Chowk, Mussoorie

Tariff From-@Rs8260/-

The queen of mountains, don`t need any description of its beauty, everyone is well known about its beauty. One can do trekking at Jorge Everest and cloud end, these two places are also best for camping. Campty fall is one of the popular places in Mussoorie you can enjoy swimming here also can get the view of water fall. For shopping, the Mall road is best in Mussoorie and its also considered as the prime location of Mussoorie. Bhatta fall and Company garden are also options to visit in Mussoorie. If you want to stay in Mussoorie what can be the more best option than Mall road. During the winters the winter line is clearly shown from Mussoorie at sunset from Mall road.


13. Tapasya Homestay (Dehradun)

Address-DPS Road, Kandal, Doiwala, Dehradun 

Tariff From-@Rs2546/-

Dehradun the entry gate of real Uttarakhand. Dehradun is surrounded by the mountains from all the sides. You have many options to visit in Dehradun if you love swimming you can go to Sahastradhara, Gucchupani, Maldevta and Lacchiwala. Maggi point, Khalinga Smarak and Mussoorie are famous for the outing. There are many options for shopping also,  Paltan Market is the heart of Dehradun here you can do shopping and the ice cream of the clock tower is very famous. So Dehradun is the best option for all nature lover, swimming lover, and those who love to shopping and eat food. Tapasya Homestay is at very prime location in Dehradun so if you are staying in Dehradun I will suggest you stay here. You can stay here for 2-3 days and explore the valley of Dehradun. 


14. Krishna Orchard Resort (Mukteswar)

Address- Sarga Khet Mukteswar, Nainital 

Tariff From-@Rs2287/-

One of the most famous destinations of Uttarakhand. Mukteswar is famous for the 350-year old temple dedicated to Lord Shiva known as Mukteswar Dham. You have many others options also to visit in Mukteswar- Methodist Church, Mukteswar inspection bungalow, IVRI and Chouli ki Jali. Krishna orchard Resort is situated at the very prime location of Mukteshwar, which makes it best homestay option in Mukteswar. 



15. Haridwar Homestay (Haridwar)

Address- App. Railway station Jwalapur, Haridwar 

Tariff From-@Rs999/-

Haridwar the entry gate of Char dhams of Uttarakhand. Famous for the Har ki Poudi, Mansa Devi temple and most amazing Ganga aarti. Jwalapur is the place from where you can easily get to these places, so Haridwar homestay is the best option for homestay in Haridwar.


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About the author, Liya James

Hi, I am Liya!! I first traveled the globe when I was four months old when we immigrated to the United States from Indonesia, and I have been roaming the world every chance I get ever since. I've been to 15 countries and counting. I am passionate about experiencing new cultures and sharing my adventures with others. I believe that travel is the best education, and I am excited to continue learning and sharing these adventures with you.

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