Some travel for adventure and some for peace and relaxation. If you’re the latter, then Landour, with all its splendor and nature healing power, is your ideal destination. Unlike its twin town Mussoorie, which is bursting with touristy things to do, Landour is calm and discreet. People go to this Himalayan town to think, reconnect with nature, and have some quiet time. Though it lacks in main attractions, it has a few local spots you shouldn’t miss, including the historic Church of St Paul, Prakash Store makers of delicious jams and marmalade, the secluded Char Dukan area - a hub of vintage shops, - and more. To best experience this small town, make sure to book one of the amazing Airbnb vacation rentals on our list. Check them out, below:
This Airbnb vacation rental is the perfect holiday accommodation for people who wish for calm, comfort, and relaxation. It is a two-bedroom cabin in the mountains, approximately 100ft (30.48m) from the road, giving you quite a trek. The cabin is spacious, tidy, and has a rustic feel to it. It is complete with an open plan living area with floor to ceiling windows, which give you a magnificent view of your surroundings. It also has an equipped kitchen with dining area. In case you don’t want to cook, you can arrange something with the caretaker and the cook of the cabin for a minimal fee.
Hustlers Den ...Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe place is as beautiful as it is in the picturesprivate and cosyyou need not go to any other points to view sunset or sunrisealso, one bedroom leads to the other, with a shared bathroom, and this could impinge on your privacywifi was not available during our staygreat stay and neat and cleanthe bathrooms were missing soap, shampoo and towels when we checked inbreakfast was great! we also ordered food from the caretakers and it was lovelythe in-house cook and help are really helpful
Host:we had super communication with the host who very friendly and super helpful and accomodating for all of our requests and challenges -- in particular, not speaking hindi, adjusting the hot water ...we definitely appreciated sonia's recommendations on local eateries and arranging a driver to take us from/to dehradun airportwe also did not expect an additional charge of rsthe host sonia actually came to pick us up when the taxi driver dropped us a little far away by mistakehe made us feel welcome, and kept us companyRead more reviewsyou have just 1 basic grocery shop within 15 mins walkvery beautiful placeclose to woodstock schoolvantage location, tastefully done interiorsbad management by the local caretaker
This accommodation is a suite in a newly remodeled Victorian style, hotel located atop a hill, which will give you a 360-degree view of the Himalayan mountains. It is a very affordable suite that has two bedrooms, complete with an attached washroom, cable television, intercom, and more. It is perfect for friends or a small family of four, who are looking for a comfortable place to stay. Moreover, the hotel has an in-house restaurant, which you can call for room service or for dining in.
178 years old Heritage HotelMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsbeautiful viewwe also enjoyed our mini-tour of the historic ball-room area of the erstwhile himalaya club with youthe place delivers on the view it promisesthe food provided by the in house kitchen is good except the tea is not upto the markthe amenities provided are bare minimum like shampoo, electric kettle, tea bags etc are not provided which if provided would have been goodrooms are large and maintained very cleanthe rooms are spacious and cleanthe place is clean and the staff are courteous and friendlythe view from the hotel is splendid and the rooms were neat and cleanit is clean and comfortable, and the staff is friendly and helpful
Host:wonderful staff and a very hands-on hostwonderful hoststhe owner is a warm person and good hostthe hotel must keep a medical kit/first aid kit for the guests emergenciespranav was very helpful and friendlyRead more reviewsthe location is ideal, being near the mall roadperfect getaway if you are looking for a peaceful and relaxing vacation in mussooriewalking distance to mall roadthe location is good and have convenient access to mall road or landor market10-15 min walk from mall road so if you are some one who needs the bustle you can still walk down from the property to enjoy it
If you want a comfortable, stylish, and modern accommodation, this cottage in a quiet neighborhood, just 15 minutes from the main shopping center, is a match for you. This is a two-story cottage in a gated community that has 24/7 security, so you can rest peacefully knowing you are in a safe place. The cottage is equipped with elegant pieces of furniture, lovely decor, and a very polished wooden floor. It is complete with a stylish dining hall, a cozy living room, and two bedrooms. Moreover, there’s a terrace and a balcony that has outdoor furniture which you can use while bathing in the beauty of the place and its surroundings.
The Lilac Cottage, MussoorieMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe bed is comfortable, bathroom and terrace are excellentcozy bedrooms and living roomthe living room is fullnof natural lightsthe kitchen is operative and has all amenitiesit offers fantastic views of the mountainsthe floor wasn't clean and had dirt and hair which wasn't cleaned after precious first checked outplace is very clean and descent food is served in messrooms are upstairs and are functionalbedside drawer had balls of hair and used cotton left by the previous guestsone thing that i would recommend to future guests is that this place has 2 complete rooms with guests capacity of 4 and other 2 guests are adjusted in the drawing room
Host:very good scenery, aditya and his mom are great hostsshe is such an amazing host and her home is perfecthe provided us with all the information we needed and showed us aroundand the host aditya is the most helpful guy you can findaltogether experience was quite goodRead more reviewsvery peaceful locationlocation very good, just walk to food court, near mrtgreat location, cute stayaway from the city's crowd, the location is just aptlovely place away from city with beautiful views
Are you a nature lover and fond of outdoor activities? If so, this room in a Bed and Breakfast is the one for you. It is surrounded by pine and deodar trees and the Himalayan forest, which provides you with hiking and trekking trails. You’ll also observe a rich bird life, here. Aside from having beautiful views, the rooms in the B&B are nothing but comfortable. This rental in particular features a double bed that can suit three people, a cabinet for your clothes, a fan, and a sitting area. There are also common areas in the property which you can use, including the cafeteria, the library, and the veranda. In addition, the place is a part of the well-known park estate where Sir George Everest’s first house is located and where he began the work of surveying India and measuring the Mount Everest and the circumference of the earth.
George Everest View - 4 KM From The Mall RoadMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe beds are very comfy and warmcomfortable and cozy staynow coming to the bnb, the room is comfy, neat and nicethe rooms are good, with a private washroom, which has a showerfirst of all, the place is exactly like how it looks in the picturesthe rooms were clean and the bathrooms to were tidythe bathrooms are nice, and cleanthe rooms are very spacious, and cleanthe place has a family feel to it and is ideal for small groups, as there are 3 guest roomsits tranquil and quiet with a nightsky full of stars
Host:vicky the host is very nice, and helpfuldon't miss the amazing home-cooked food by somendar & gudvirthe food was homely and well cooked and the caretaker also helped us with serving of food even when we reached latethe owner was graciously attentive to our needs and the staff was very friendlythe food is freshly made and sumptuousRead more reviewsthe best thing is location of hotel to enjoy natural beautywe took a number of long walks starting from the lodgethe place is located in a quite good scenic locationgreat place to stay in mussori! location is about 3km from the main market which makes it nice, quiet, and beautifulthis is a beautiful bnb situated in a tiny village in the himalayas
This suite is one of the most affordable Airbnb rentals that accommodate 5 people, at a minimal rate. Can you believe it? You’ll have a two-bedroom apartment complete with an equipped kitchen and a private bathroom, as well as a terrace with an amazing view of the mountains, for a very reasonable price. Imagine the money you’ll save that you can use to buy more souvenirs to bring back home. The property also features a garden where you can chill with other guests. Moreover, there is an in-house cook that provides food at a cheap cost.
Two bedroom SuiteMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe calmness of the hills and the hustle of the mallfantastic view of dehradunit was nice of suhelika to upgrade our 2 bed room to a 3 bed room suite with a beautiful viewwe were thinking that in cold season room will become very cold but surprisingly it was comfortable even without a heaterfrom the scenic view of the mountains, valley and the entire dehradun to the well-crafted cottage/stay with charming decor, we were pleased with it allthe house was spacious and clean, with an amazing viewthe all female staff concept was very thoughtful of suhelika and were very helpful and proactivethe places she recommended, kalsang restaurant and chick chocolate were both lovelyjust that the pollution haze from smoke can be a disruption (environmentalist in me talking)
Host:suhelika was quick in replying and she also helped in getting us a driveranu is an amazing person and great helplovely and peaceful estate with friendly staffthe care takers greeted us with a lovely smileawesome viewRead more reviewslovely location : not too far from the town centrecentral location yet away from the hustle bustlethe location of the place is the best partthe house caretaker, mswe thoroughly enjoyed the chill and warmth
If what you’re looking for is peace, quiet, serenity, and alone time, this room in a secluded Bed and Breakfast, away from the busy mountain town, is the one for you. You’ll be surrounded by nature, pine trees, birds, and the forest will be your company. If you want to explore, there is a hiking trail nearby. As for the room, it is comfy and equipped with a double bed, a cabinet, and a private bathroom. There is also a cafeteria, a verandah, and a deck, which are being shared by all guests.
George Everest View - 4 KM From The Mall RoadMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsvery comfy bedthe amenities said cable tvgreat view, breathtakingthe room was cutetip- take the room with the window with a view of george everestrooms were very neat and cleanstaff is extremely hospitable, rooms are thoughtfully built, are cozy and very cleanthe rooms were tastefully decorated and comfortablelocated amidst the nature and with an amazing view, the rooms are brilliant with proper clean linens and washroomskitchen was clean and veg non veg was cooked separately!
Host:would love to recommend other pplvery friendly staffthey let us check in really earlythey also have two really friendly dogs to play withmust visit according to me :)Read more reviewsvicky s place is away from hustel bustel of city but yet so near (4km distance to city), surrounded by lush greenthe location and service at the place is amazinglocation is very peaceful yet conveniently located 10 minutes drive from the mussoorie mall roadexceptionally beautiful locationaway from the city hustle
This Airbnb vacation rental is a studio in an apartment building with views of the Doon Valley. It is perfect for couples who want a comfortable and fully furnished accommodation that is complete with a functional kitchen and private bathroom. The rental also features a television, Wi-Fi, and a free parking within the premises. If you want to relax outside, there is a terrace with chairs, tables, and outdoor furniture that you can use while admiring the mountains and its surroundings. In addition, there is a housekeeper that cleans your room for free, every day.
Single Bedroom Studio ApartmentMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe view from the apartment is stunningheater(paid) and portable wifi(free) is provided if askedthe room is provided with all facilities like geyser, fridge, microwave, kettle etcvery accessible to mall roadthe property itself was fantastic and the view was mesmerizingthings i liked about the place are as follows1) place was sparkling clean and very comfortablehouse is very clean and well maintainedthe descriptions and pictures are accurateroom was very clean and comfortableextremely homely with great views in a great property
Host:we had a most amazing chicken cooked by mrs annuthey even cooked us a home cooked mealthe caretaker anu was also helpful and cooked us great mealstastefully done and amazing hostshe provides all the necessary detail a first time traveller should knowRead more reviewsjust a walk distancevery close to the main market yet serene and quietits a really nice place to stay and enjoy peacefullysuhelika's house is in a beautiful location with a great view of the valleynice views from balcony
If you want the peace and quiet a small town brings but also want to be in a central location, this affordable Airbnb vacation rental, near a touristy mall road and vintage Landour bazaar, is the right accommodation for you. It is ideal for two people and has all the convenience of a real home, including a private bathroom and a semi-equipped kitchen with complimentary coffee, tea, and creamer.
The Hill Top CottageMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe view was beautifulthe view from the window is greatthe room is slightly cramped for space, but that's because the bed is large and comfythe room is cosy and comfortableroom was cozy and blankets were warmthe hosts were polite and helpful, who kept the place tidy and cleancentrally located and yet distanced from the din of everyday life, mrgreat location and clean roomi feel looked after and rested and rejuvenated after my stay in landourthe room was very clean and at a great location
Host:the host was really helpfulhosts are helpfulhost was friendly and helpfulhost is very kind and hospitablehost family is helping and non disturbingRead more reviewswalkable distance from the marketthe bungalow is located beautifullya wonderful little place close to landour clock tower but away from the chaos of the main marketthe place is barely 15 mins walk from the picture palace bus standgreat location
If you’re an old soul, you’ll love this 177-year-old Victorian style structure turned into a hotel. This Airbnb rental is a suite that is complete with a double bed, a private bathroom, chairs, and television. This place will also provide you with an uninterrupted view of the mountains and its surroundings. In addition, it is just a short walk to the main shopping center and restaurants.
178 years old Heritage Hotel 1Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe room that we got had 2 large king size beds and had all the basic amenities for the tripthe place is exactly what it looks like in the picturesan absolute breadth of fresh air , the himalaya castle isprobably my favourite thing was the secluded front lawn where you can read, relax, and enjoy the viewthe himalaya castle is a warm place and you'll remember your stay there for a long long timethe rooms are spacious, nicely donehomely food nicely preparedthe rooms are really charming and the food is greateverything is very neat, clean and the size of the room was perfect for all of us and extremely economical as welli loved staying in this place! amazing views, comfortable rooms, amazing service, and a very warm host
Host:very warm and friendlyhe had some great advise and always very responsivegood property with scenic beauty , nice host, good foodnice service and hospitalitythe host is very genuine and helpful, he gladly answered all our queries and agreed to all our last minute requests! would love to stay here againRead more reviewsthe service is promptits a very nice place located at a central locationcentral location at landoura short walk away from the main shopping and restaurantscalm n quiet environment and near to cab stand
This is a studio in an apartment building with a view of the beautiful Dehradun Valley. Each studio is equipped with a double bed, a functional kitchen, a living area, and a private bathroom. It also has a terrace, a garden sit-out area, and a free parking. You’ll surely have an amazing and worry-free stay here.
Studio room facing the Dehradun Valley!Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsthe view from the room is breathtakingparking the car was so safe compared to other properties in mussooriethe view is great! the studio room was pretty, clean and comfortablethe room is spacious with wall to wall view of the valley which looks equally great during day and nightwe had a valley view room that was gorgeoussuhelika's place is clean, tidy, and definitely in one of the better locations in mussoorie
Host:the host anu di was delightfully hospitable and sweethome cooked food is deliciousanu ji was an amazing care taker,always smiling and offering help,whenever neededanu is an amazing person who is very sweet and helpfulthey were really warm and hospitableRead more reviewsnice location just 3 mins walk from mall roadlocation is goodlocation is also great in the midst of the mall road but also slightly away from its hustle bustleyou have access to mall road right from inside the property, just start walking uphill following the zig-zag pathwaysvery good place to stay
The Divine Firs Estate has been around Mussoorie since the 1800s and has been flipped to an English style bed and breakfast travelers and locals can stay at when in the busy town of Mussoorie. This spacious property gives guests access to the whole house, with a king-bedroom, queen-bedroom and a suite for those traveling with kids. Amenities include cable TV, heating, indoor fireplace, hot water, free parking, and a washer and dryer for those who will be staying longer and doing some laundry. Guests may also use the gym and full kitchen with basic cookware and electric appliances for families who wish to host pot luck than eat outdoors. Hosting small get-togethers is also possible as the house has a balcony and patio, and a backyard garden to entertain guests.
The Divine Firs EstateMussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
Top guest reviewsThe house itself was done up nicely with comfortable furniture and everything you need forThe approach road is a little dark once the sun setsThe view from the main bedroom is gorgeousThe topping on the cake is the ever smiling and resourceful cook and caretakerMid-way between laal tibba and chaar dukaanExtremely clean and well maintainedSidhu "caretaker" is great at everything he does
Host:They also connected us with a local trek guide who helped us organise a fabulous day trek and memories our familytwo furry mountain dog friends close hiking trails and lovely hosts to talk toamazing people and amazing foodThey take care of all your needs and are very courteousThey helped us organise a Taxi from Dehradun airport - with an amazing driver We also used the same taxi services to go around Mussourie and on our ride back to DehradunRead more reviewsThis place is located 5 minutes away from ChardukanYou can look forever Really quiet away from main shopping noisy centre of MusoorieAmazing location CleanAway from tourist noise HostWarm hostsCommunicates really wellProvided Local logistics and tipsRecommendedThe location is so peaceful with breathtaking views at 7000 feetThe caretaker went out of his way to see to our comforts and needs
Stay in a private room for three in the lovely Seclude Mussoorie Hotel in the heart of Mussoorie itself. Travelers who are keen to stay near the beach will find convenience, practicality, and charm in this hotel as it has complimentary breakfast, complete hotel amenities, and even a stunning view of Dehradun Valley. The Blue Moon room has a private bathroom with complete toiletries and essentials, a hairdryer, hot water, and a bathtub. Guests will also have access to Wifi, and TV for entertainment purposes. The property can also accommodate special requests for guests who will be interested in sightseeing, bonfire sessions, candlelight dinners, and barbeques for those celebrating special occasions at the Seclude Mussoorie. The hotel is just nearby the Picture Palace Road and 0.5 km (500 meters) from Mall Road. The nearest transportation like the Dehradun Railway Station is 34 km (21.13 miles) from the hotel for those who wish to explore farther areas in Mussoorie.
Seclude Mussoorie - Blue Moon (Private room)Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India
If you’re in India and want a rest-filled vacation, make sure to visit Landour. It is a small town that will make you feel that time is not of the essence. It is a complete detachment to your city life. This town promises that you’ll go home refreshed. So what are you waiting for? Choose one of the amazing Airbnb rentals on our list and start planning your trip!
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