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Kausani is a magnificent hill station situated in the Bageshwar district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. The homestays 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 closest to this region is the Pantnagar Airport, located in Pantnagar (178 km), while Kathgodam railway station, located 145 kms away, is the nearest railway station.

Homestays In Kausani

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 from here and immerse yourself in the scenic grandeur. Check out these Homestays In Kausani that you can consider to add a splendid touch to your vacation:

1. Odyssey Stays Kausani

The Cosy Bedroom of Odyssey Stays Kausani, One of the best homestays in Kausani

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Waking up with the Himalayan vista in front of you, Odyssey Stays offers a mesmerising view of the majestic Nanda Devi mountains. The property has three bedrooms, three double beds and a private bathroom attached to each room. A perfect option for solo travellers, you can get an entire room to yourself, with uninterrupted access to the shared areas.
Hosted by Mr Rajkumar, you will interact with the owner and his family, plus the other guests (if any) in the shared areas. Staying in a homestay allows you to experience the local culture in closer proximity, and meeting other travellers certainly enhances your entire vacation experience. A caretaker will always be available to take care of your needs. Since water is scarce in the hills, be prepared to pay a water surcharge.

Location: Kausani, Uttarakhand 263639
Price: Starting at Rs 1650 onwards

Must Read: 3 Days In Kausani

2. Khulbey Homestay

Room Of Khulbey Homestays In Kausani

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Located in the heart of Kumaon Valley, Khulbey Homestay with Bed and Breakfast provided the guest with a firsthand experience of the rural life of Uttarakhand. This valley is famous for being the home of Baijnath Temple, a 12th-century Lord Shiva shrine built by two local merchants, Ahuka and Manyuka. The temple is the most popular attraction of this town. Protected by the Archaeological Survey of India, the temple complex boasts exquisite architecture and several legends.
This homestay is surrounded by exotic views of high Himalayan peaks like Nanda Devi and Trisul, among many others. Hosted by Ms Bhawna, it offers one bedroom, and the guests might have to share the bathroom.

Location: Gagrigol, Almora- Kausani Road, Uttarakhand
Price: Starting at Rs 1299 onwards

3. Aspen Villa

Aspen Villa is one of the beautiful homestays in Kausani

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Perched just off the NH and commanding a mesmerising view of the majestic Himalayan peaks, including the Nanda Devi mountains, Aspen Villa is an ideal homestay for your next excursion to Kausani. Wake up with the Himalayan vista in front of you. The property aims to be your home away from home and is built lovingly in a unique way. Exuding to the Scandinavian style, with comfort planned at every step, you will also gain access to open and covered decks to relish all-weather outdoor experiences fully. The villa is centrally heated so that even in the harshest of winters, you can enjoy it with the comfort of warmth. A caretaker will always be stationed to take care of your needs. The bedroom and the attached balcony are your private spaces, with a private bathroom attached. In addition, you have access to the Living Room, Dining Room, Foyer, and covered Deck.

Location: Majkhali, Uttarakhand, India
(Villa is located very close to the Nainital-Almora National Highway)

Price: Starting at Rs 2099 onwards

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4. Little Bird Kunal’s Home Stay

The comfortable room of Little Bird Kunal’s Homestay

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Located in the picturesque village of Sunola in Almora, Little Bird Kunal’s Home Stay has proven to be an ideal choice for family time. It is a home away from home, close to Central School, Almora. The room is a nostalgic part of an ancestral house, approximately 250 -300 sq ft. It is furnished on the ground floor, including a king-size bed, sofa/chair, table, wardrobe, and tea maker. The room opens to a well-maintained, fairly large-sized lawn where one can peacefully spend the evening. You can also sit on the terrace and enjoy the panoramic landscapes.
The room has an attached, big, spacious bathroom with a western seat, hot water geyser, and shower. Apart from all these amenities, the property also provides kitchen and dining space common for guests in standard rooms. High-speed Wi-Fi is common throughout the property. The studios have been designed to let guests enjoy solitude and scenic beauty, especially the play of colours during sunrise and sunset. Break out of the mundane, think fresh, and stay at the Little Bird Kunal’s, where sunshine is a faithful companion around the year, and the view awakens the soul.

Location: 1. Katarmal Sun Temple Almora, Uttrakhand
Price: Starting from Rs 1050 per night (before taxes)

Further Read: Reasons To Visit Kausani

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

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Frequently Asked Questions About Homestays 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.

At what altitude Kausani is located?

At a staggering elevation of 1890m above sea level, Kausani is a mesmerising destination but people suffering from any heart related ailment or face breathing issues are advised to consult a doctor before planning to visit Kausani.

How long does it take to explore Kausani?

You can drive around this hill station's famous tourist attractions 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?

At a mammoth height of 7816 m, Nanda Devi is India's second highest mountain peak. However, owing to the delicate ecosystem of the region and its 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' staying at the Anasakti Ashram in Kausani, spending a fortnight in June 1929 and describing the picturesque location as 'Switzerland of India'.

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