For all the mountain lovers, Dharamshala is one of the perfect places to spend their holidays with natural beauty all around.
Dharamsala is home to the famous Dalai Lama who took exile in India decades ago. It is a small town situated in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. It has been separated as upper and the lower divisions. The lower division being the Dharamsala town while the upper-division is known as Mcleodganj.
It is a hub of the Tibetans and is considered to be known for learning and exploring the Tibetan culture as well as Buddhism.
Some of the popular places to visit in Dharamsala include the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, Dharamshala Cricket Stadium, St. John in the Wilderness Church, the War Memorial and the Dal Lake Dharamshala among various others. The best time to visit Dharamshala is during the months of February to June.
We have a list of the top hotels and resorts in Dharamshala for a relaxed and peaceful vacation. These are:
The Pavilion Dharamshala by HPCA
The property of the Pavilion Dharamshala is absolutely stunning. It is spread over an area of a total of 9 acres and has 93 rooms. The Hotel is one of the top hotels in Dharamshala and is famous among the cricketers and other guests who prefer to stay here during the matches. The hotel is located on the hillside and has beautiful rooms, an outdoor pool, free buffet breakfast, the gym, and the spa. Don't forget to check out the restaurant and the bar too. Some of the most popular sites of Dharamshala are close to the hotel like the War Memorial, Church of St. Johns and many others.
Address: Village Kandi, Post Office Khaniyara, Tehsil
Contact number: +91 18 9224 6006
This hotel is among the popular hotels in Dharamshala as it comes with a complete view of the lush green cricket stadium in Dharamshala as it is located right there. The luxury hotel has 17 appointed rooms with a lavish interior and LCD Television, air conditioning, free wifi among other facilities and the luxury suites as well as the spa facility. The Aveda Hotel is perfect for the people who seek solitude. The hotel offers an amazing view of the snow-clad Dhauladhar mountain peaks. The hotel offers a gym and a spa facility as well.
Address: District Kangra
Contact number: +91 18 9222 3000
The Karma Exotica Dharamshala
The Karma Exotica is a resort consisting of luxury rooms and cottages. The view of the mountains from the hotel is mesmerizing. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant as well. The hotel is located close to the hustle-bustle of the city and it is only a 20 minutes drive from the hotel to Mcleodganj. The hotel staff is polite and cooperative in nature. Not only this, but the hotel also offers its own paragliding and ziplining services for all the adventure seekers. The colonial town of Dalhousie is just three hours away from the resort and on the route, you can explore the nearby places such as Khajjiar, etc.
Address: Village Tohu, Indru Nag Road, Dharamshala
Contact number: +91 9857 585 960
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The Rakkh Resort is situated on the hills with a breathtaking view of the Dhauladhar ranges. It consists of 15 beautiful cottages and 2 rooms that are interconnecting. The resort is built in an area of 4 and a half acres. You can indulge in various activities like hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing and camp skill workshop for teenagers, etc. The resort has various amenities including a world-class restaurant and a spa facility. Enjoy the sunrise and the sunset views of the mountains at this hotel.
Address: Ghamrota Village Post Office Ballah, Tehsil Palampur, District Kangra
Contact number: +91 8800 409 567
BEST WESTERN Indraprastha Resort and Spa
The Best Western Resort is located near Dal Lake. The luxury resort has an outdoor swimming pool with a view of the mountains, and a bar lounge. Each room of the hotel has a balcony with a breathtaking view of the mountains. There is a spa and sauna facility as well. The hotel also has a beautiful rooftop terrace and private sit-out areas. The resort has a great reputation when it comes to food.
Address: Strawberry Hills, Near Dal Lake
Contact number: +91 9805 251 111
Fortune Park Moksha
The hotel is located in the beautiful strawberry hills with a view of the Dhauladhar range and it has a total of 59 rooms that are spacious with a breathtaking view of the mountains. The hotel offers a buffet breakfast, swimming pool, a recreation area, a fitness center, and many other amenities to make your stay comfortable and peaceful. The food is also delicious at their restaurant, the Neptune. The staff of the hotel is also very courteous.
Address: Strawberry Hills, Satobari, Near Dal Lake
Contact number: +91 18 9224 2424
WelcomHeritage Grace Hotel
The WelcomHeritage hotel is basically a 200-year-old country manor house. The architecture of the hotel is traditional in all of the rooms. The rooms of the hotel will give you a royal-like feeling and have a beautiful view of the Kangra valley. The Pongdam lake is also located nearby. The Hotel is famous for its vintage architecture. It is centrally located, with proximity to most of the tourist attractions. Visit the hotel for a comfortable and relaxed stay.
Address: 558, Old Chari Road, Dharamshala
Contact number: +91 18 9222 3265
Treebo Trend GK Conifer
The hotel is known to provide a mix of value, comfort, and convenience. The hotel is situated close to various attractions in the city including Aghanjar Mahadev Temple, HPCA Stadium, Dharamsala War Memorial, and the Church of St. John. They have a seafood restaurant by the name "Food By The Way", a swimming pool and a lounge to chill with friends and family.
Address: Civil Lines, Jawahar Nagar, Dharamshala
Contact number: 08067616761
Asia Health Resorts & Spa
The resort is located in Mcleodganj away from the hustle-bustle of the city. The resort also has a Multi-cuisine restaurant, a bar lounge, state of the art Sauna and Steam Bath, a spa, a garden terrace and a temperature-controlled swimming pool among other amenities. They also have a grand banquet hall for lavish weddings and family functions. The hotel staff is polite and courteous in nature.
Address: Strawberry Hills, Near Dal Lake, Mcleodganj, Dharamshala Cantt
Contact number: 099103 59234
Pride Surya Mountain Resort
The hotel is located on the main road of Mcleodganj. It offers various facilities including a spa and gym. Other than this, they have a restaurant named Paprika and a bar. It is situated close to the Bhagsunag temple and the waterfall. The hotel has a total of 53 rooms and suites with comfortable arrangements. The Pride Hotel also makes arrangements for trekking expeditions as well as sightseeing tours.
Address: Temple Rd, McLeod Ganj, Dharamshala
Contact number: 01892221418
There are many hotels and resorts to choose from for a perfect vacation in Dharamshala. Take your family and friends on a much-needed vacation to the beautiful mountains and enjoy the peace and serenity. So why wait! Book your hotel now.
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