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Offering spellbinding views of the majestic Himalayan peaks such as Chaukhamba, Trishul, Nanda Devi, Shivling and Panchachuli; Binsar is one of the most scenic locations in the Kumaon hills. The homestays in Binsar house a variety of audiences featuring photographers, nature lovers, bird watchers and dopamine chasers. Situated at a height of 2420 m, the lodgings here are surrounded by picturesque views. Pantnagar Airport (140 km) connects Binsar through the aerial route while Kathgodam (112 km) connects the region by rail. From there, you can take a cab to Binsar via Almora. Almora is merely 33 km from Binsar.

4 Exquisite Homestays In Binsar

While planning a trip to this beautiful hill station, note that though Binsar has excellent weather conditions throughout the year, some months are still unsuitable for travel. Binsar is a hill station that has something mystical to offer every season of the year. The ideal time to visit Binsar during the summer months is from April to June and from September to November in the post-monsoon season.

Check out these four homestays in Binsar that encompass all these features and let you have a memorable experience:

1. Binsar Forest Retreat

Amidst The Forest

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Located amidst nature’s finest exhibits and surrounded by the forests, Binsar Forest Retreat offers housing facilities and a place to put up in Binsar with breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayas and the Kumaoni hills. Binsar Forest Retreat is a dedicatedly eco­-friendly homestay situated at a staggering altitude of 7,600 feet on the southwest flank of Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary.

This homestay not only offers accommodation to the guests but their stay is accompanied by the sounds and sights of a dense oak forest which is outlined by spectacular views of the higher Himalayas to the north and the enthralling views of the valleys and hills to the south and west. The Retreat is situated on the land previously owned by Major Edin, during the colonial times, and the property is locally referred to as Edinpur. You can opt to hike around and explore the surroundings. A few of the rooms available for guests include a seating area and a balcony or just the balcony.

Price: Starting from Rs 13,000 per night (before taxes)
Amenities:

  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Breakfast

Location: Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary P.O. Ayarpani, 263601 Binsar, India

Must Read: Places To Visit In Binsar

2. Zenoaks Homestay

Enroute Zero Point, Binsar

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Situated amidst the picturesque scenery of Almora, Zenoaks Homestay offers housing to the guests along with air conditioning and uninterrupted access to a garden. There is an on-site restaurant as well catering to the culinary needs of those who choose to lodge here and a free private parking space. Guests can anytime make use of the terrace to bask in the golden hues of the sun ignite the outdoor fireplace, or simply surrender to the calm of the Binsar hills and enjoy the views of the mountain and garden. The units at this property come with a designated seating area. All units are equipped with a kettle, while a few premium rooms come with a fully equipped kitchenette and a dishwasher. At this homestay, every unit is provided a set of bed linen and towels. Meat lovers may not be delighted with only vegetarian breakfast being served daily here. There is a cute and aesthetic coffee shop on-site having nominal rates.

Additionally, Zenoaks Homestay provides outdoor play equipment for kids. Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service can be availed at this property.

Prices: Starting from Rs 1260 per night (before taxes)
Amenities:

  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Breakfast

Location: Binsar Road Ahead of Kalimat Chungi, Sirkot, Almora, Uttarakhand, India 263601

3. The Himalayan Heaven Home Stay

Clouds Embracing The Mountains

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Situated in the hills of Binsar in the Uttarakhand region, The Himalayan Heaven Home Stay offers accommodation accompanied by exquisite mountain views. This property offers access to a terrace and provides free private parking. The homestay also comes with a lift, full-day security and pre-organised tours for guests.
The homestay comprises a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen equipped with a toaster plus an outdoor dining space.

The breakfast provided daily at the property, includes vegetarian dishes along with a selection of warm dishes and local delicacies. Guests, here, can connect to their spiritual self by making the most of the yoga classes offered on-site. The Himalayan Heaven Home Stay, additionally, features an outdoor fireplace and a children’s playground.

Prices: Starting from Rs 3600 per night (before taxes)
Amenities:

  • Free Parking
  • Room service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Breakfast
  • Children’s cots (upon request)

Location: Almora-Bageshwar Road, Binsar, India 263601

Suggested Read: Things To Do In Binsar

4. Naughar Homestay

Balcony View

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Featuring garden views, Naughar Homestay in Almora comes up with not only accommodation but also a large garden, a wide terrace and barbeque facilities. This homestay also provides those who station here with free private parking and a 24-hour front desk. Featuring family rooms, this property includes an outdoor fireplace for the guests to get completely immersed in the vibes of the mountain and cosy atmosphere. All the units are fitted with a wardrobe and are equipped with a kettle, an attached bathroom and free WiFi, while certain rooms are designed with a balcony that lets you absorb those stunning mountain views. Here, all units include a set of bed linen and towels.

Prices: Starting from Rs 2500 per night (before taxes)
Amenities:

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Room service
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Breakfast

Location: Naughar Homestay, Khas Tilari, Chirala, Almora ( Near Binsar), Uttarakhand, India 263624

Further Read: Dhangarhi Gate And Museum

Now that you have a list of homestays in Binsar 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 Binsar. 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 Homestays In Binsar

Which gurudwara is open only for 6 months a year?

Hemkund Sahib Gurudwara, a sacred place for Sikh pilgrimage, which is located in the harmonious Chamoli district of Uttarakhand is open only for 5 or 6 months a year as the weather is pleasant only during these months with maximum temperature hardly rising even above 27 degree Celsius.

What exactly is meant by the Kumaon region?

Kumaon, is one of the two divisions of the state of Uttarakhand, with the other division called Garhwal. This division consists of six districts in total including Almora and Bageshwar, with the headquarters stationed at Nainital.

What can I explore near Binsar?

Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary and Binsar Zero Points are the most popular choices to look around and explore near Binsar, in the district of Almora. You would need around 2 or 3 days to explore this region but you can plan a week-long stay at the recommended hotels.

What is the best time to visit Uttarakhand?

Uttarakhand attracts tourists and devotees all around the year but it is believed that the summer months from April to June and the post-monsoon season from September to November are the best times to visit the state of Uttarakhand.

Which is the famous temple of the Binsar region?

Bineshwar Mahadev Temple, constructed back in the 16th century is one of the major tourist attractions of the Binsar region. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

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