Emerald Trail: No.1 Homestay in Bhimtal, Uttarakhand (India)
Nestled in Jangaliyagaon , a quaint village about 9 KM and 15 minutes uphill from the Bhimtal lake, at an altitude of 7000 feet above sea level you come across Emerald Trail. Ranked as the #1 Homestay and vacation rental as per the most coveted and respected travelsite www.tripadvisor.com, this coveted resort in Bhimtal was founded in 2005.
This endorsement is for travelers and guests who have voted and ranked Emerald Trail highly in categories like eco-friendly resorts in India, nature resorts in India, hotels in Bhimtal and Nainital.
This pet friendly holiday destination invites guests who want to get away from the hustle and bustle from city life to enjoy the most elusive commodity that they yearn for – peace and tranquility. Set amidst the forest area on one side and the Kumaon valley on the other, this eco-friendly holiday retreat has all the charms and comforts of your home within the 3 acre estate making it one of the best Homestays in India.
There are 4 rooms with attached bathroom, common living and dining and an adjoining kitchen that families can rent out. This homestay in Bhimtal can easily accommodate a group of 12-15 members. Just a level above the main unit, a quaint cottage is also available for rent that can house up to 5 members. The well-groomed, attentive staff is always on its toes take care of your needs including culinary requirements of less oil, spices and providing quality home-cooked Indian meals, to make the experience one-of-its kind and a differentiator from all the Nainital homestays.
There is never a dull moment in Emerald Trail. Since it is a nature’s paradise to a trekkers retreat, this Homestay in India can provide you with various fun activities like Paragliding, boating, kayaking or forest treks and trails for the more adventurous. For those who just want to chill ; that can be done too. With the vast library of books, magazines and board games guests can idle their time by being an avid read-a-holic or assist in the day to day farming with the staff or do nothing just lounging around in the 3 acre homestay.
Emerald Trail's green initiatives make Emerald Trail as a home stay in Nainital distinctive from the other homestays around. Electricity back-up in a solar power plant, solar water heaters, catchment areas for rain-water harvesting and a round-the-year green house that provide assorted vegetables in the daily cuisine are a few initiatives amongst the many lined-up that form the eco-friendly DNA of Emerald trail.
From all the Homestays in Bhimtal, a holiday in Emerald Trail is calm, serene and thoroughly rejuvenating. As one of our esteemed guests rightly puts is "Its Vacation for the Soul".