Located in a pollution free area and eco-friendly surroundings.
Away from the hustle bustle of the busy city life.
Unobstructed views of The Himalayas.
Home Away from Home Cottage is one of the two Bedroom Cottages in Open View Estate in Ranikhet. The cottage offers two private clean spacious bedrooms with attached bathrooms with a living and dining area in common. The bedrooms are on the lower level of the cottage. The rooms are elegantly designed and well-equipped with amenities like tea/coffee maker, makeup mirror, wardrobe and desk. Home-made is food is available on request. You will find Gopal Ji, the care-taker for any kind of assistance.
Open View Estate is located in Ranikhet, which translates to “Queen’s Meadow”, is named in honor of The Kumaoni Queen, Rani Padmini. It is believed that the Queen fell in love with Ranikhet’s Greenery and her husband Raja Sukhdev built a grand palace for her here. Located at a height of 1870 meters above sea level, Ranikhet is a thickly forested area with beautiful and unobstructed views of The Himalayas. Once proposed to be the capital of British India, Ranikhet is known for its Colonial Bungalows and Churches which still exists in their original glory. Ranikhet aspires to emerge as the best cantonment in India. Since it is managed by the Army, steps are being taken to make Ranikhet a pollution free, eco-friendly and green tourist destination.
Open View Estate have a total of three cottages –Skyline View Cottage, Cozy Nook and Home Away From Home. Home Away from Home is a two bedroom cottage offering rooms which are spacious, well-maintained, ventilated and clean. The cottage has a living and a dining area which is a common space for the guests. The Television Set is in the living Area. There is a care-taker provided who will be serving you fresh and home-made dishes.
• Dining cum Living Area
• Garden Area
Interaction with Guests
I give my guests space but am available when needed.
My place is unique because it is away from the hustle bustle of the busy city life and the view is mesmerizing from the rooms and the cottages. Its best suited for people who just want to relax, unwind and have a laid back holiday.
By Rail: The nearest railway station is Kathgodam, approximately 68 kilometers.
By Air: Pantnagar Airport is the nearest airport approximately 112 kilometers.
Walking is the preferred mode of travel. Alternately, you can also opt for local transports like buses, taxis and jeeps.
Other Things to Note
• Extra Bed: The inclusion of extra bed with a booking is facilitated with a folding cot or a mattress as an extra bed.
• Children below 7 years of age are complimentary.
• Use of the fireplace and Bonfire will be on a chargeable basis.
• Heaters are provided during winters and fan during summers.
Check-in is anytime after 11AM
Check out by 11AM
- Save Water and Electricity.