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HOMESTAY IN BHIMTAL ~ essenceofkumaun

Jungaliagaon, Bhimtal, Nainital District, Uttarakhand  

Jungalia homestay in Bhimtal is in a little-known quiet hamlet of Jungalia, very close to Naukuchiatal and Bhimtal. It is perfect for an extended weekend trip to soak in the beauty of the green mountains, the blue sky and the night stars. Beautifully and tastefully furnished with spectacular views of mountains and terraces in the quiet hamlet of Jungalia gaon, near Bhimtal, Uttarakhand.


If you want peace and quiet, beauty and birdsong, this is it.


This homestay is perched at 7000 ASL in an Edenic village surrounded by farm lands. The property is eco- friendly with solar energy and rainwater catchment areas making it a sustainable habitat. Pets are welcome as they can laze and enjoy the private enclosed garden areas attached to the Cottages and villas.

This homestay in Bhimtal also offers its area and residences for cocktails, parties, and weddings amidst the picturesque landscape and backdrops. From nature walks to trekking, fishing, and scenic drives, this is a wonderful escape to enjoy the majesty of nature.

If you’re okay to venture further, you could sign up for boating at Bhimtal or Naukuchiatal Lake, go paragliding and of course, try local cuisines of Uttarakhand.

upto 25 guests

10 bedrooms

Walking & trekking





This homestay in Bhimtal has a Colonial villa that can accommodate 10 people (at a push,with folding beds, 12 people max) and cottages in different and varies in size and styling. 

The Colonial Villa is a four bed 3000 sq. ft plush bungalow residence. 

The Cottages


Fenced private land

Ensuite Bathrooms

Destination events

Breakfast Included

Heaters Provided

Caretaker/ In-house chef

Add on experience

Towels & Toiletries

Farm to table meals (seasonal)

Pet Friendly

WiFi internet available

Delicious food


Jungalia is 20 minutes drive from Bhimtal. Bhimtal is located in Uttarakhand’s Kumaon region, around 20 km /45 min from Nainital District, 6 km from Naukuchiatal, 21 km from Kathgodam, 300 Km from Delhi. 


By Air: Pantnagar is the nearest airport.

By Rail: The nearest railway station is Kathgodam, Uttarakhand, from here it is situated at a distance around 21 Km/40 min and  are well connected by trains from Delhi, Lucknow, Dehradun .

By Road: Well connected by roads , 6 hrs from Delhi and less than one hour from Nainital.

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essenceofkumaun (eok) and the homestay family will try to provide you with the comfort of a home along with majestic view so you can travel and work remotely and safely at the same time. We can’t help you with either cheap homestay in Bhimtal or hostels in Bhimtal.