Almora is popularly known as the cultural capital of Kumaon district in Uttarakhand. The state is popular for its snow-capped peaks and narrow alleys, and Almora is no exception. The locals are warm and welcoming, the weather is ever so pleasant - It’s the perfect hill station getaway to calm your nerves. Almora is situated on a 5km (3.10 miles) mountain range at an altitude of 1,650m (1804.46 yards) and is surrounded by the mighty Himalayan ranges. The main attraction here is the 1,000-year-old Nanda Devi Temple famous for its unique wall carvings. There are several other places to explore, as well as unique things to do in this municipality. The nearby towns of Binsar, Katarmal, and Jageshwar are also worthy to include in your itinerary. Check out this list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Almora, India, to choose from when you arrive in this beautiful town.
Treat yourself to a warm and tranquil vacation on the mountains in this traditionally built home-turned-guest house in Almora. With plush beds and spacious interiors, it can undoubtedly serve a large party of guests who are exploring what North India has to offer.
Chill out in good company under the stars on the spacious and meticulously maintained garden terrace, or join the property owner, Divyendu, on a walk around the rest of the surrounding village. Parking spaces are provided for cars. Lastly, pets are always welcome to stay for a few nights.
Top guest reviewsthe rooms are absolutely cleanserene location nice clean rooms & great local foodRead more reviews
Host:divyendu is a wonderful hostthe host dibyendu and his team are amazingthe entire staff the chef diwanji kundan ji aunty rohit and shubham are amazing and really support
Originally a cowshed, this listing has been remodeled and lovingly furnished turning it into one of the best places to stay in all of Almora. The breathtaking sight of the Himalayan mountain peaks from this house makes it one of the most coveted spots in the region. From the terraced gardens to the balcony, you can enjoy the views from anywhere on this property.
It comes with a capacious open-plan area filled with living, dining, and kitchen quarters. Three of its bedrooms - two of which are on the top floor and the other on the lower level - can comfortably sleep up to six guests.
Top guest reviewsthe stay was extremely comfortable and enjoyablethe property is extremely clean and the caretaker is helpful and cooks delicious food
Host:amrita was a great hostotherwise you can tell the owner your preferences and she can arrange it before handloved the property and the host for making our vacation such a memorable experienceamita was very helpful in providing directions to the property and responsive throughoutamita as a host ensured that all necessaties and comforts are available to the guestsRead more reviewsit’s a beautifull property in an amazing locationwhat an amazing place- fabulous location & a tastefully done cosy comfortable housekids loved the house and the walks in the villageif you want a slice of heaven to unwind and relax cowshed is the placeoverall a five star place a stay we wont soon forget
Vidyuns is a paradise set in the hills of Almora with each room offering an exceptional view of the snow-clad Himalayan peaks. There are two bedrooms, both can sleep three each and comes with an ensuite bathroom. One of the bedrooms named The Leopard’s Den has a window so that you can wake up to the peaks in the morning! The other is named The Bird Room which has a direct entry into the garden for fresh morning air. Living room area is huge and consists of a dining table. The kitchen is equipped with RO water filter, gas connection for cooking, fridge, and basic cooking utensils. There is a huge verandah overlooking the panoramic view, it is a great spot for morning tea or coffee, an afternoon snooze, or evening drinks!
Top guest reviewsthere is only a fan in the rooms - which was sufficient most of the timesbut the rooms get a lot of natural light through the huge windowsthe house was so spacious and comfortable with absolutely beautiful viewthe cottage is tastefully done and very comfortablethis is a wonderful place- great location very nice view and very comfortable with all the amenitiesrooms and the entire place is very cleanit's surrounded by a clean dense jungle which mostly has tall lush green pine trees
Host:the owners & their staff were very friendly n helpfulthe hosts were very helpful all though the journeythey were friendly and approachablethe host are very helpful and took care every small request i madethe hosts are really wonderful and are always happy to helpRead more reviewsexcellent location & a very comfy houseit was an amazing trip to this placeits ideal for those looking for peace and quieta must visit place for peace loversthe place is about 4 hrs away from kathgodam railway station so having a vehicle will be good
The Green Garden is a quaint homestay in Almora, situated just seven minutes away from the Kasar Devi main road. It consists of two bedrooms and can sleep four guests at any time. One bedroom is also equipped with a fireplace to keep you warm in the winters.
There is a small outdoor garden area to sit by. You can also avail to have a meditative yoga session with the host. In addition to this, the host also provides professional trekking services, where he tags along with the guests to various notable trekking places around.
Top guest reviewsthe room is simple and the view is divineharish ji place is clean with full of basic utilities kitchen fully equipped and provision stores are nearby onlythe room is basic but comfortablerooms are clean and comfortablethe space was very clean and the bed sheets nice and warmvery scenic comfortable and spotlessly cleanthe place is nice and cleanthe place is sparkling clean and kept in really good condition
Host:harish was an excellent hostharish is a wonderful host who can connect you with services and informationharish is a great host who takes excellent care of his guestsharish ji is a very caring welcoming hostharish himself is very hospitable and helpfulRead more reviewslovely location for a secluded staylocation of this place is the best partperfect location for working quietly or relaxingthe place is in a great locationthis place is the definition of a perfect homestay
In close proximity to the Binsar Eco park, one can find a comfortable, spacious and airy accommodation in Panchuli Cottage. It can sleep up to two people and comes with an attached bathroom. The cottage is preferred mostly for its huge windows which brightens the place, as also provides for great, unrestricted views. There is a small outer space to spend quality time reading or talking, with your loved ones.
If you are looking for an abode to regain your energies and spend time away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Kasar Himalaya Holiday home is where you need to head out to. It’s a place far away from the city life but it comes with super modern interiors so you don’t have to compromise on comfort. It accommodates four guests in its two bedrooms with wooden floors and roof. The famous attraction, Kasardevi Temple is just a kilometre away and can be reached on foot.
Almora, Uttarakhand, India
5.04 km (3.2 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Book a room at Ayush Homestay to revel in the sweet lifestyle of the Kumaoni locals. One room here accommodates two people and comes with an attached bathroom. The interior has wooden floors, the typical Kumaoni mud walls, and garden views from all sides. Guests have access to the onsite double-storey restaurant, where they can order sumptuous food or even cook up something for themselves. There’s also a library to spend time. You can head out to hike in the surroundings for a little bird watching or meditating.
Almora, Uttarakhand, India
3.6 km (2.3 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Top guest reviewsthe only good thing was the view from roomthe room had a pretty window and a nice viewquaint cottages/rooms located right on a hillside providing you with the most serene environmentwarm host very nice food view of snow clad mountains from room
Host:very welcoming host with humble attitudethank you raju and your staff for such an outstanding hospitalitystaff was very kind responsive and overwhelmingraju was very helpful in answering all our questionseveryone is very friendly and you will not want to leaveRead more reviewsthe location is just beautifulthis property is a perfect only if you can walk down and up again the steep slopethis place is just awesome
Chitai Homestay is a spacious getaway option situated in the rural setting of Chitai Village which is about 5km (3.10) away from Almora town. This place is complete with a bedroom that can comfortably sleep two people, basic kitchen, rooftop for an amazing Himalayan view and a spacious garden courtyard where the hosts can arrange a bonfire on request. Guests can also enjoy local homemade meals prepared by the hosts, at a small fee.
Chitai Pant, Uttarakhand, India
1.08 km (0.7 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Top guest reviews
Host:mr & mrs ashutosh the hosts are a great teamthe hosts were very sweet accomodating helpful and friendlyRead more reviewsthis homestay is located at an amazing locationthe village of chitai is calm and sereneextremely good location and a beautiful place but the approach road is not proper
Nestled just 5km (3.10 miles) away from Almora town on the Binsar Road, the Goldfinch Homestay is a delightful option which provides breathtaking views of the Balta Badi valley. It can house a maximum of six guests at any given time in its two sets of duplex rooms with amenities like sitting decks, fire-place, sky window, and full-fledged library. The cottage is surrounded by small gardens, and organic fruits and vegetable patches to give you the countryside vibe.
2.57 km (1.6 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Himalayan cottages are a bunch of cosy cottages placed strategically amidst nature. They have four double occupancy bedrooms which can accommodate a maximum of nine people at any given time. If travelling as a couple, one can choose to rent just one bedroom which comes with a double bed, an attached bathroom, and the stunning valley view from a window seat. There is an on-site bakery where you could relish freshly baked bread, cakes, and cookies.
2.41 km (1.5 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Fancy vacationing in a 103-year-old heritage bungalow surrounded by tall deodar cedar trees and offering a stunning view of the Himalayan range? Well, Epworth Homestay is your perfect choice. Just 2.5km (1.55 miles) from the main town of Almora, this place welcomes you with a huge garden area at the entrance. It consists of a generously large bedroom which accommodates two double beds and an attached bathroom so that four people can comfortably stay here. There is also a nice verandah to spend your time gazing at the beautiful sceneries, read, talk and relax. Home-cooked food is available on request.
Almora, Uttarakhand, India
3.86 km (2.4 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Top guest reviewsthe stay was awesum and very comfortablethe room was clean and the property is very beautifulRead more reviews
Host:host were always available with the best of hospitalityneetu and her brother gokul were absolutely a great host and super helpful
These are two cottages at the edge of a forest reserve overlooking the gorgeous snow-capped Himalayan mountains; thus providing views which are best of both worlds. The first cottage is a traditional one containing modern interiors and can sleep up to five people. There’s a cuddly living space flowing into the dining area. There are stairs that take you down to the bedroom with a bath attached. Additionally, there’s also a loft area which comes attached with a bath, a great option if visiting with kids. The other cottage is comparatively smaller with a living room, a bedroom attached with bath and a kitchen, and can sleep up to two people. Do note this place allows only vegetarian food but eggs are allowed.
Papar Saili, Uttarakhand, India
4.04 km (2.6 mi) from Chitai Golu Devta Temple
Top guest reviewsplease note that the mobile network is extremely weak/nil however there is wifi available in the cottagethe inside of the cottages has everything that you would need for a comfortable stayit would also be nice to have a geyser in the second bathroom as wellthebeds are comfortable and the toilet is very clean
Host:the care taker was super friendly ad very helpfulrashmi really was a super hostpratap the care taker made sure we had a comfortable and enjoyable staythe caretaker was also incredibly helpful and welcoming and we felt at home immediately upon arrivalthe caretaker is very capable in providing the daily food requirementsRead more reviewsit's a pleasant change from city life with its quiet and green surroundings
The mountains are calling..
Almora speaks of its mountains holding them in very high regard, and why not, these are the mighty Himalayan ranges after all. An albeit mountain town, this place should definitely be on your list to visit. With a wide selection of homestays, cottages, and chalets at your disposal, you will be welcomed and loved by the locals and will not feel like going back home!
Frequently asked questions about the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Almora, India
1. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Almora have nice views?
You’ll never run short of postcard-pretty views in any of these accommodations across Almora, from this Kumaoni-style home for large groups to this quaint homestay with a fireplace. Other rentals such as this picture-perfect cottage and this two-bedroom chalet overlooking the Himalayan peaks pride themselves in their mountain-view offerings, as well.
2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Almora have parking?
Several of the listed Airbnb rentals in the town of Almora provide guests with complimentary parking spaces near or within the premises. These include this Kumaoni-style home for large groups, this picture-perfect cottage with stunning mountain views, this two-bedroom chalet overlooking the Himalayan peaks, and this spacious cottage near Binsar Eco Park.
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