BLESSING-1-Homestay, Bhimtal Rd, Bhowali, Nainital


Entire home hosted by Rahul & Rashmi

  1. 3 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 3 beds
  4. 2 baths
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
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Located at an altitude of 5600 ft, 'BLESSING-1' is a well furnished independent home with one bedroom, living room and a balcony. Ideal for 2, it has one double bed, a single bed and a sofa bed and can accommodate upto 4 guests.
Close to destinations like Nainital, Bhimtal, Naukuchiyatal, Sattal and Ramgarh, all within 10-20 mins and equipped with modern amenities, car parking & kitchenette, Blessing-1 has been built to give our guests an authentic flavor of comfortable mountain life.

The space
Bhowali is strategically located at a fulcrum point on the main highway making it easily accessible by even public transportation like buses or shared taxis going towards the higher reaches of Kumaon like Almora, Raniket, Bageshwar, etc.
Our entire property is at 3 levels.
One drives in from the main road onto the car park/ deck level. Blessing-2, our two bedroom home is below the deck level, whereas Blessing-1, the one bedroom home is above the deck level.
BLESSING-3 combines the two homes to offer 3 bedrooms and two living rooms.
BLESSING-1 has one bedroom and a living room both with attached bathrooms. There is also an open kitchenette equipped with a cooking gas burner, microwave oven, toaster and electric kettle and adequate utensils for basic cooking.
Ideal for 2, Blessing-1 can accommodate upto 4 guests.
It has 1 double bed in the bedroom and a single bed/ couch and a sofa bed in the living room.
The bedroom and living rooms are separated through a small tea/ coffee sipping area facing the valley and curtains can be drawn for privacy.
Both rooms have separate attached bathrooms and even separate TVs.
The open to sky sit out on the deck level overlooking the valley can give our guests a panoramic view of the beautiful Kumaon hills. The sunsets are specially stunning.
Staying with us allows you to visit a lot of places in Kumaon very conveniently through one day trips, leaving pre or post breakfast and returning by evening to spend a luxurious comfortable night in the privacy of your Homestay.
The caretaker's living quarters are on the deck level.
Besides taking care of regular housekeeping, the caretaker can provide delightful home cooked food at very reasonable and affordable prices.
Guests can enjoy lip smacking home cooked food sitting on the terrace facing the valley enjoying the cool breeze in candle light or under a moon lit sky or with low romantic light.
Barbecue is available for use by guests outside the home. Guests must arrange for all raw materials including coal fuel and operate it on their own.
Barbeque charges are Rs.150 payable in cash to the caretaker.
Room heaters are available for the winter months at an extra charge of Rs.100 per heater per night, payable in cash to the caretaker.
Guests must be able to climb 14 steps of stairs for entry and exit.
Guests are advised to read through our house rules and house manual very carefully so that their stay can be enjoyable.
Our homestay is located on the main highway and distances to various places by car are: Nainital (11km/20min), Mukteshwar (35km/75 min), Almora (55km/90min), Ranikhet (46km/80 min), Bhimtal (8km/10 min), Naukuchiyatal (10km/15min), Sattal (10km/15min), Kathgodam (35km/50min).

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• BLESSING-1-Homestay: 1 bedroom home. Ideal for 2, can accommodate upto 4 guests.
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• BLESSING-2-Homestay: 2 bedroom home. Ideal for 4, can accommodate upto 6 guests.
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• BLESSING-3-Homestay: 3 bedroom home. Ideal for 6, can accommodate upto 8 guests.
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What this place offers

Valley view
Lake access
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises – 2 spaces
24" TV with premium cable
Security cameras on property
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Where you’ll be

Bhowali, Uttarakhand, India

Bhowali is the gateway to Kumaon and is located strategically as a fulcrum point on the main highway which has Nainital, Almora, Ranikhet, Mukteshwar, Sattal, Bhimtal and Naukuchiyatal in close proximity.
The Ghorakhal and Kaichi temples, besides other temples are also places to visit and there are also tea gardens located in close vicinity.
Bhimtal, Nainital, Sattal and Naukuchiyatal all offer water sports and boating for tourists and some place even offer paragliding.
Good eateries and cafes like 'Pine crest-Italiano' or the 'I Heart Cafe' are in very close vicinity and there are many other places to eat out or sit for a coffee.

Places to visit or to eat (driving time)
1. Sattal 7km 15 minutes
2. Bhimtal 9km 12 minutes
3. Naukuchiyatal 11km 20 minutes Also has a nice Café by the Lake.
4. Nainital 11km 20 minutes
5. Mukteshwar 35km 75 minutes
6. Almora 55km 90 minutes
7. Jageshwar 85km 2.5 hours
8. Ranikhet 45km 75 minutes
9. Ramgarh 25km 35 minutes
10. Lake View Point / Joshi Restaurant (breakfast & lunch) on Ghodakhal road for lovely view of Bhimtal valley 4km 6 minutes
11. Ghodakhal temple 5km 7 minutes
13. Tea gardens 7km 10 minutes
14. Kainchi Mandir, Ranikhet road, 8km 15 minutes
15. I Heart Café, Bhimtal Road, Mehragaon - 5 minutes - coffee n snacks
16. Belpatra Restaurant, Bhimtal Road, Mehragaon - 5 minutes
17. Machan Restaurant, Bhimtal Road - 8 minutes- Lunch or dinner Indian/ Chinese veg/ non veg
18. Singh's Restaurant - 10 minutes- Lunch or dinner Indian veg/ non veg
19. Pine Crest Italiano -3 minutes - Pizza italian food
20. Romano Pizza - for home delivery order by 7pm
21. Garden Valley, Niglat Village, Ranikhet Rd. - Exquisite & authentic Italian French Continental Chinese cuisine. Prior reservation necessary for entry. Contact host for details.
22. Kiraula countryside Restaurant, Kainchi for exquisite rustic hill mutton curry and pahari food. USP is that it is open till beyond 12 at night. Excellent drive of 6 km from our Homestay.

Hosted by Rahul & Rashmi

  1. Joined in June 2017
  • 204 Reviews
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We are a middle aged couple who like to interact with new people and are very sociable.
We divide our time between living Lucknow and in Bhowali.
My wife Rashmi is an extremely creative and talented person, heading the Art and Painting department at Lamartiniere Girls' College in Lucknow while I am now retired.
we like taking care of our house guests.
We are a middle aged couple who like to interact with new people and are very sociable.
We divide our time between living Lucknow and in Bhowali.
My wife Rashmi is an e…


  • Rashmi

During your stay

we can always guide our guests on what to see and visit in the neighborhood or even help them chart their plans for their visits.

Rahul & Rashmi is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with building staff
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
No smoke alarm
Security camera/recording device Show more
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide detector not required Show more

Cancellation policy