Description of cottage
Windsor Lodge was built as a quaint hunting lodge in 1909 at Kalika Estate on the outskirts of Ranikhet cantonment. Most of Ranikhet’s Sprawling bungalows were built and owned by shah family in late 19th century. Today, the Windsor Lodge complex comprises seven building, lovingly restored to retain their colonial charm. Liberal use of timber and stone brought alive their vibrant antiquity. Late 19th and early 20th century styles and designs have been synergized with modern day amenities and safety requirements.
Located at a vantage point atop a wooded hillock, Windsor Lodge commands spectacular views of snow – capped Himalayan peaks, thick oak, pine and cedar forests and Ranikhet golf course.
Accommodation and facilities
26 luxurious suites and guest–rooms with en-suite bathrooms, including the popular Windsor and Robinson suites, with breathtaking views of Himalayan peaks. Also on offer is the Penthouse Suite with picture windows all around. All Suites and Superior Deluxe rooms, tastefully furnished in colonial period style have modern amenities including cable TV, hot / cold running water, telephones, mini–bar, tea / coffee maker and a live fireplace.
In addition, there are four fully furnished 1–bedroom serviced apartments, each with a fully–fitted kitchen, which can sleep up to four persons each. Guest at Rose Cottage can enjoy beautiful scenery including spectacular views of snow peaks and valleys, a private garden with patios and kitchen garden.
Our facilities at a glance-
- Luxurious guestrooms with en-suite bathrooms, STD/IDD telephone, Cable TV
- Dry-cleaning & Laundry, International cuisine & room services, Lounge Bar
- Conference Hall, Health Club, Business Centre with internet
- Billiards, table-tennis & indoor games, Golf at KRC Golf Course
- Outdoor activities: Rock climbing, Rappelling, River-crossing & Trekking
- Overnight Treks: 1-7 days trips, Children’s Park, Sun-Decks, Gardens & Terraces
- Car Hire, Travel Desk & Local sightseeing, Station/Airport pick-up and drop-off
- Personal staff accommodation
||Indian Nationals / Foreigners resident in India(INR)*
||Foreign Nationals (US$)*
|Superior Deluxe Room
|Rose Cottage Apartments
|*Room Charge - Luxury Tax @ 5% extra, Service charge @ 5% extra
*Food & Beverages - VAT @ 13.5% & Service charge @ 10% levied extra
Terms and Conditions:
Check-out time is 12 noon.,
Half-day charge till 1800hrs. Full day charge after 1800 hrs.
Extra bed charges per night* - EP basis: 1000/US$23
Bills/Invoices payable upon presentation.
Guests are required to show proof of Identity (photo ID) upon Check-in.
Guest are required to deposit payment/voucher in advance.
Tariff subject to change without prior notice.
Rights of admission reserved.
No visitors permitted in Guest Room after 10pm.
No pets allowed
Accommodation for guest staff available. Details upon request.
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.
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