In the heart of Srinagar, lies a beautiful homestay surrounded by fruit trees and lush fields of magical flowers. The highlights of this homestay are the warm hosts, cozy rooms, lush green surroundings and delicious food!
Away from the touristy hot spots and nestled in a quiet, residential locality, the Kashmiri Villa is an ideal place to experience a slice of beautiful Kashmir.
ABOUT THE STAY
Home to Mrs. Anita Mehta and family, this homestay is a beautiful, homely experience where you are welcomed and taken care of by a warm and loving Kashmiri family.
The location of the homestay is absolutely wonderful, amidst fruit laden trees and lush, flowering garden. The warm wooden interiors and simple, yet charming exteriors makes this home a lovely place to experience local lifestyle and hospitality.
There are a total of twelve rooms in the house, all designed and decorated with utmost care keeping in mind comforts for travellers. Each room is beautifully decorated with vibrant colours and offers great views of the surrounding gardens.
There are to categories of rooms to choose from - deluxe rooms for those who like cozy spaces and suites for travellers who enjoy plush stay experiences.
Mrs. Anita, the owner of this charming homestay, manages her property beautifully. She is a wonderful person with a great team who all make you feel at home right away. You must request Anita to cook you some of her special recipes herself. They are out of the world delicacies!
The team consists of an expert cook in the kitchen and some other friendly staff who are ever ready to assist you with all that you need. The cook deserves special mention as the home-made vegetarian cuisine he cooks will leave you licking your fingers and craving some more.
THINGS TO KNOW
The Kashmiri Villa is located in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir.
15 hrs from Delhi.
Nearest station is Udhampur, 6 hours away.
Nearest airport is 30 mins from Srinagar city.
BEST SUITED FOR
Solo travellers, couples, and families
BEST TIME TO VISIT
Spring and summer are the best times to visit to avoid harsh climate.
Rs. 3,000 – Rs. 6,000 on double occupancy with breakfast.
The Kashmiri Villa is an ideal place for slow travellers as well as adventure junkies and activity seekers.
For the ones who like to stay in and relax, this is a great place to read and write. The various, cozy indoor nooks and the charming outdoor spaces act as lovely reading corners.
For travellers seeking more activity, there is a lot to do in Srinagar and around. Go on a heritage walk around Old Srinagar, visit the mosque and the famous Mughal Gardens, walk around Tulip Gardens and experience the vibrant markets of Srinagar.
For travellers seeking immersive and cultural activities, you could visit some of the orchards in Srinagar, visit local villages where they weave shawls and other clothing, or visit saffron fields.
INSPIRED TO WANDER?
TO PLAN YOUR JOURNEY THROUGH THE MESMERIZING LAND OF KASHMIR, CONTACT ME AT KRITIKA@WANDERBUG.IN
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