Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals

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As a traveller, I often plan my trips after considering how crowd-free a place would be. Don't get me wrong; I am neither a misanthrope nor a recluse but sometimes, the constant chitter-chatter gets too draining and travelling to a tranquil place always helps.

If your routine is robbing you of life's joys, you should definitely consider escaping to Shervani Hilltop, Nainital, a gorgeous boutique hotel nestled amidst verdant mountains.

Photo of Shervani Hilltop Nainital, Mallital, Nainital, Uttarakhand, India by Ishvani Hans

Ideal for

Despite being located just 1 km from Nainital's bustling Mall Road, Shervani Hilltop sits in a quiet neighbourhood. The hotel provides a range of recreational activities and has complimentary shuttles that run from the hotel to the mall road and back, making it ideal for solo travellers, couples, and families alike.

About the property

Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans

As you leave behind the madding crowds of Nainital, you are ushered into a picturesque tract adorned by a variety of flowers. Operating since 1981, Shervani Hilltop is an enchanting boutique hotel spread across a lush green expanse.

The hotel boats of great WiFi connectivity and comes with 47 cosy rooms divided into three categories: suite, premium and superior. All the rooms are elegantly designed with wooden flooring and furnishing, offer exquisite mountain views, and are equipped with basic as well as luxurious amenities.

Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans

From air hockey and PlayStation to table tennis and snooker, the hotel will spoil you for choice with its plethora of indoor activities. The hotel can also arrange culinary classes for kids, led by experienced chefs.

Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans

However, if you're an outdoorsy person, you'd be delighted to know that the hotel also provides activities such as trekking, nature walks, basketball, volleyball, paragliding, bird-watching and complimentary morning yoga sessions among others.

Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans
Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans

Food

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Guests can enjoy delectable and authentic Indian, Mughlai, Chinese or continental cuisine at The Shervani Hilltop Multi-Cuisine Restaurant or savour kebabs at the Garden Bar-Be-Que Restaurant. Those who love pampering themselves with fine liquor can also find an extensive range of cocktails, premium whiskeys and beverages at the Courtyard Bar.

Cost

The tariff is based on double occupancy per night, per room and is inclusive of daily breakfast and dinner.

Premium room: ₹6,299

Superior room: ₹7,199

Suite room: ₹10,799

Click here to book.

Contact numbers for reservation: +91- 9899954150, 011-43508686

Best time to go

Nainital is a year-round destination. The weather from March to June and September to October is generally pleasant. However, May and June are the busiest months. If you don't mind chilly weather, December to February is a great time to visit Nainital. In fact, this picture(attached below) of Shervani Hilltop Hotel in snow shows just how beautiful Nainital becomes in January! Guests have to be really lucky to catch this elusive sight

Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans
Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans

How to get here

By road: Delhi is the nearest metro city(308km away) and just 6 hours from Nainital. One can drive their own vehicle or book one of the many state or private buses.

By train: The nearest railway station is 34km away at Kathgodam. One can either hire a taxi from there or ask the hotel to arrange for a taxi.

By air: The nearest airport is Pantnagar Airport and is 68km away from Nainital. One can ask the hotel to arrange for a taxi from there

Photo of Just 300Km From Delhi, This Gorgeous Retreat Would Redefine Your Weekend Goals by Ishvani Hans

Things to do around the property

There are a multitude of things to in Nainital. Find some of them below:

Head out for a boat ride

(c) Anirudh Singh, Flickr

Photo of Nainital Lake, Ayarpatta, Nainital, Uttarakhand by Ishvani Hans

The crescent-shaped Naini lake is a natural freshwater lake and is frequented by many visitors for boating and taking strolls along the lake.

Go bird-watching

(c) Wikimedia Commons

Photo of Pangot, Uttarakhand, India by Ishvani Hans

Just 15km away from Nainital, Pangot is a picturesque hamlet known for its natural beauty and exotic species of birds. The place is also great for photography!

Enjoy a scenic picnic or add some adventure to your life

(c) Wikimedia Commons

Photo of Tiffin Top, Ayarpatta, Nainital, Uttarakhand, India by Ishvani Hans

Tiffin Top, also known as Dorothy's Seat, is a hillock from where one can enjoy panoramic views of the whole town. The area is also famous for adventurous activities such as rock-climbing and rappelling.

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