Description of cottage
The bedrooms- bright green and golden maroon tones contrast with the sheesam furniture and all wood floors to give you the perfect ambience. The upper floor Lobby with its textured wall matches the wooden theme. A fully operational kitchen and the fully stacked cabinet for you to enjoy its goodies. 13 kilometers from Ranikhet.
Ranikhet Cottage is a tastefully made and warmly decorated and neatly kept cottage a home away from home. the caretaker- a local, mr shankar is available full time to look after our guests- he is also an excellent cook- can serve an Indian meal in half an hour flat- including non veg. all facilities for your comfort have been catered for- but please treat it as a home- it’s not meant to be a hotel or a guest house- we welcome all our guests with warmth.
BOOKED for 11, 14-15 June 2013.
Accommodation and facilities
We have even kept a visitors book for your valuable comments and suggestions, which are immediately acted upon. Since water is scarce in the hills, we request for guests to conserve and use it judiciously. Arrangements are made for fresh spring water twice a day that fills up the tanks (600 liters).
A recently completed house, done in all wood, with stone tiles on the exterior located in the Kumaoni village of Digoti, Majkhali, Ranikhet, It has been lovingly built by the owners, taking care to provide all the basic comforts of home living. The huge windows look out on every side. The inside beckons you out and the outside welcomes you in. ... everywhere you look here is something to delight the eye. The air is pure & fresh & the views are captivating in whichever part of the house you may be. Every room is merging, yet distinct from the other. The cottage has its own, independent sit-out areas, either by the lawn or the balcony, with an outdoor bar and spacious en-suite bathrooms. This place is especially for those who love the peace and tranquility of the mountains. It is a bird watcher’s paradise and if you are really lucky, you might even spot the local panther out on his night-time prowl, although the chances of sighting are very rare.
The bedrooms- all three with wooden floors- bright green and golden maroon tones contrast with the furniture and all wood floors to give you the perfect ambience .All rooms are with attached bathrooms, fitted with all modern gadgets and geysers. Pure sheesham furniture of latest design and the best furnishings adorn each room. The Upper Floor Lobby with its textured wall matches the wooden theme. Each room has large windows and a high pine roof- the view of magnificent Himalayan ranges is same from all rooms plus there is a balcony at first floor and a huge sit-out garden on the ground floor. There is a common dining room with a fine Sheesham dining – table that seats 8 persons next to the ultra -modern kitchen which is fully stacked and is served by the caretaker -cum cook-Mr Shankar. Guests can cook their own food too.
On special request and with advance notice, we can arrange accommodation & meals for your driver/servant, on nominal payment, which will be intimated on arrival. On site-thali meals are also available, on payment, plus meals can be ordered from two nearby restaurants at a special discount.
Attractions at the cottage at a glance
- 3 Fully furnished Bedrooms with attached bathrooms
- Fully functional kitchen and dining area
- Sit out garden with Bar & Upper Floor Balcony with excellent view of Himalayas and Valleys
- CTV with Dish Connection
- In house recreation – Carrom, Chess, Badminton
- Special Arrangements for Home Delivery of food
- Nature walks , bird watching & wildlife around the cottage
- Sightseeing guidance for Ranikhet, Almora, Nainital, Bhowali,Corbett etc.
|2 Nights/ 3 Days
|3 Nights /4 Days
|The above mentioned rates are for 2 couple & 2 child (Below 5 years)
Ranikhet is a beautiful hill station cantonment area of Kumoun Regiment in Alomora District situated at a height of 1869 meters above sea level and within sight of the western peaks of the snow covered Himalaya’s peaks. From Ranikhet you can get a spectacular view of complete Himalayan ranges on a clear sunny day. In past, Rankihet was proposed as the summer headquarters of Government of India, in lieu of Shimla. Tour to Ranikhet can be an enchanting experience for those tourists who loved to have some adventure sports like Polo and horse riding.
If you are planning to visit Ranikhet the major tourist attractions include Ram Mandir, Chaubatia, Tarikhet, Sitlakhet, Jhoola Devi and Mankameshwar. Climate of Ranikhet is very cold in the winters and remains moderate in summers, and is best enjoyed from March to October. Ranikhet gets snowfall in the winter season, mainly in the months of December, January and February. On your tour to Ranikhet, you can avail budget accommodation in Ranikhet or luxury cottages for your family tour. You have options for both luxury hotels as well as budgeted Resorts with modern facilities where you can enjoy in this beautiful hill station. Ranikhet becomes very cold in the winters and remains moderate in summers, and is best enjoyed from March to October. Ranikhet gets snowfall in the winter season, mainly in the months of December, January and February. But in the rest of the months the weather of Ranikhet remains pleasant.
How to Reach Ranikhet :- Ranikhet is situated at a distance of 279 km from Delhi, well connected by road and railway. The nearest railway station is Kathgodam, approximately 115 km from Ranikhet. Pantnagar Airport is the nearest airport. Nearest hill stations are Almora - 50 km, Nainital - 60 km. There are some more places nearby which can be visited like Chaubatia, Dwarahat, Chaukhutia, Majhkhali, Naina Gaon, Jalali, Doonagiri, Naithna, Masi and Pali.
Home Stays at Ranikhet
Cottage No 11, Vimoksha Valley, Majkhali,
Ranikhet, Distt Almora UK- 263652.
Ph: +91 09034 200500, 074285 35082
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