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Kausani is a magnificent hill station situated in the Bageshwar district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. The cottages in Kausani draw heavy traffic of tourists for their scenic splendour and its spectacular 300 km-wide panoramic view of Himalayan peaks like Trisul, Nanda Devi and Panchchuli. This place is referred to as the ‘Switzerland of India’. Also, the famous Hindi movie – 1942: A Love Story was filmed in this region. The airport in closest proximity to this region is the Pantnagar Airport, located in Pantnagar (178 km), while Kathgodam railway station, located 145 km away, is the nearest railway station.

Top Cottages In Kausani

Immerse yourself in the magic of hills, enjoy the phenomenal landscape and let go of your worries in the soothing weather. The temperature ranges between 10 °C to 26 °C in summers, while in winters, the massive Himalayas exercise their influence, making the region quite cold with temperatures ranging between 15 °C to 2 °C. Spend your summer here in the hill station of Kausani, surrounded by the sensational scenery of the Himalayan peaks and don’t miss the chance to elevate your experience by choosing the best cottages available.

Kausani has been a dream destination; the vantage point for a breathtaking view of the Nanda Devi mountain range, amidst dense pine forests. You can feel the proximity of the snowy Himalayan peaks Trishul, Panchchuli, Nanda Ghunti and Chaukhamba from here and immerse yourself in the scenic grandeur.

1. Hisaloo – Stone House By The Kosi

Hisaloo is one of the best cottages in Kausani

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En route to Kausani from Almora, Hisaloo is situated in the breathtaking village of Simkholi, along the Kosi River. The Resort in Kausani consists of four double bedrooms, which are spotless and beautifully furnished, with en suite toilets & showers. A very quiet place where you sleep like a dream and wake up to enjoy the sunrise from your common terrace or even better, a private balcony. The restaurant in the Resort (Stone House) serves delicious food of both Indian & Kumaoni delicacies. It is one of the best cottages in Kausani. The resort also provides facilities for adventure activities like Rock Climbing; Mountain Biking, Burma Bridge; and Rappelling. The staff is very helpful and can arrange guided walks or mountain-biking tours in the surroundings.

Location: Simkholi, Near Kausani, Kausani 263637 India
(Simkholi is 30 km away from Almora and 18 km away from Kausani)


    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities
    • Pets Allowed
    • Room service
    • Restaurant


Must Read: 3 Days In Kausani

2. Blossom Hideway

Blossom Hideway is one of the most-visited cottages in Kausani

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As the name suggests, with its exquisite architecture and breathtaking views, Blossom Hideaway is the perfect destination for a short hideaway for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. Staying at this property station the guest is close to many famous tourist attractions and dining options and you can expect a peaceful atmosphere and stunning views of the surrounding mountains. Offering a diverse range from local delicacies to international favourites, their menu is thoughtfully curated to satisfy even the most discerning taste buds allowing the guests to immerse themselves in the serene surroundings as they savour each bite. The property has recently been renovated and guarantees a rejuvenating and relaxing stay in Kausani. Also, their cancellation policy is fairly liberal.

Location: Beside VIP Guest House, Kausani, Uttarakhand – 263620


    • Car park
    • Dry cleaning
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Breakfast


3. JFR Studio Apartments Kausani

JFR Studio is another best staycation in Kausani

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Have a hassle-free trip while enjoying the services and amenities offered by JFR Studio Apartments, Kausani. The entire apartment contains 1 bedroom/studio, fitted with a queen-size bed and 1 bathroom. The rooms even come with extra design features such as a balcony or terrace. The studio apartment is a perfect option for large groups travelling together. Close to the Bajnath road, the property is easily accessible. If you choose to surrender to the hilly magic of Kausani without wanting to stay at crowded hotels and wanting a personal space all for yourself, then book this location right away.

Location: At the outskirts of Kausani – Bajnath Road, Bageshwar district, Uttarakhand 263639


    • Car park
    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Contactless check-in/out
    • Smoking area
    • First aid kit
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Hot water linen and laundry washing
    • Rooms sanitised between stays


Suggested Read: Places To Visit In Almora

4. The Heritage Resort

The Heritage Resort is one of the best cottages in Kausani

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The resort is meticulously planned – it will give you perfect privacy as well as give a stunning view of Kausani. The rooms are clean and sufficiently spacious. There is even a tea estate next to the hotel which is great for a saunter as you may see a fruit orchard too inside it. They offer dining services, serving a variety of delicacies. The Kumaon Food is not to be missed.

The resort offers three different housing options, with each cottage surrounded by a scenic and breathtaking view of the Himalayan peaks:

    • Executive Cottage Room with Mountain View With Balcony
    • Luxury Bamboo Cottage
    • Super Deluxe Bamboo Cottage

Location: Baijnath Nath Road, near Tea Garden, Kausani, Uttarakhand 263639

    • Airport Transfer
    • Front desk [24-hour]
    • Bicycle rental
    • Valet parking
    • Pets allowed
    • Kids club
    • Steamroom
    • Shuttle service
    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms


5. Chevron Eco Lodge

A Countryside Lodge By The Mountains

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Constructed in 2005 and last renovated in 2011, the Chevron Eco Lodge is a perfect mix of pristine modernity, coupled with a dash of rustic charm. The rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated, including the wooden furnishings that create a warm and inviting atmosphere. Whether you want to explore the nearby tea gardens or embark on a trekking adventure or look for a corner and read your book or simply wish to enjoy the tranquillity of the surroundings, you are ensured of returning with a refreshing experience. With its elegant, eco-friendly exteriors and superlative views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks, Chevron Eco Lodge has become an alluring destination for nature enthusiasts who crave tranquillity and for those who seek adventure.

Location: View Point, Kausani Estate, Kausani, Kausani, India, 263639

Amenities Provided:

    • Daily Housekeeping
    • 24-hour room service
    • Bicycle rental
    • Valet parking
    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
    • Restaurants
    • Front desk [24-hour]
    • Check-in/out [express]
    • BBQ facilities
    • Luggage storage


Further Read: Hill Stations In Uttarakhand

Now that you have a list of cottages in Kausani that you can reside in during your next vacation in Uttarakhand to witness the captivating views of the Himalayan peaks, you should also drive around Kausani. Make sure you plan your trip to Uttarakhand, keeping these fabulous locations in mind for the experience of a lifetime. Don’t miss out on these properties and book your tickets now!

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Frequently Asked Questions About Cottages In Kausani

When should one visit Kausani?

You will be greeted by clear, blue skies and accompanied by cool breezes throughout your stay here in Kausani if you decide to spend the summer months from March to July in the hills of Kausani.

Is Kausani fun?

At a staggering elevation of 1890m above sea level, Kausani is a mesmerising destination. With an array of outdoor activities, Kausani is a fun place to visit.

How long does it take to explore Kausani?

You can drive around all the famous tourist attractions around this hill station in 3-4 days. Hence, for the next long weekend, you should definitely book a holiday in the village of Kausani in Uttarakhand.

Why is Nanda Devi mountain so talked about?

Nanda Devi stands as India's second-highest mountain peak at a mammoth height of 7816m. However, owing to the delicate ecosystem of the region and the attached religious significance, the Government of India has officially banned climbing on Nanda Devi Main.

Did Mahatma Gandhi write a book in Kausani?

Yes, Gandhi wrote the book 'Anasakti Yoga' while staying at the Anasakti Ashram in Kausani, spending a fortnight in June 1929 and describing the picturesque location as the 'Switzerland of India'.

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