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Haldwani, India
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable stay, connects with nature.A place for those who like to enjoy nature from a close quarters. You can watch Himalayan birds at close by forest through out the day.Good ambiance is maintained with Kumaoni touch and simple but dedicated staff. I love to visit again the place.

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Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Was a quick break just for wife and me. The idea of allowing nature to be the lord is beautifully executed here. The flowers, trees, forest, grass, bird nests in the grass, hundreds of butterflies, bees, other forms of life...it was a completely different experience. The bathrooms are great, solar powered geysers work. The food was overall just about average.... More 

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Delhi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Nothing articificial here - from the food to the people to the scenery. Everything is simple, down-home and earthy. And very very beautiful. The hosts are truly warm hosts (- not just great "staff" and "management" ). The overall experience leaves most people coming back over and over again.

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Mumbai
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Very happy to visit himalayan village at sonapani. Friendly casual atmosphere. Lovely walks around. Good owners. Lovely staff. Well made cottages. Had a good and relaxed stay here. The weather was great. Would visit again. My friend and I had a good stay

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

We are much grateful to our friend for recommending Sonapani for our summer vacation. We visited Sonpani in early August for a week. A wonderful place with lush green terrain, great view of the Himalayas, excellent hiking trails, remarkably friendly and charming hosts Ashish and Deepa, superb food, good clean cabins, and with a very efficient and genial house staff... More 

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Happened to find Himalayan Village on Trip Advisor and after reading the great reviews decided to try it out. The drive to the place was amazing, especially the last mile, the adventure had already begun. We were greeted by Ashish who was the owner and ensured we were well taken care off. The cottages were well placed and the property... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

We had an amazing stay at Sonapani, go there for spectacular nature walks, super view, very comfortable cottages making new friends and long conversations! Its about 2 km walk from nearest road and we mostly walked although you could drive right upto the estate if your car's ground clearance is good. Dont bother taking mineral water or asking for one... More 

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

For us, It's like distant home outside the hectic city life. Location felt like in the womb of nature, truelly. Estate is surrounded with forest and cottage composed of all natural items. Noise free stay and peaceful ambience. A day out in forest track is like cheery on top which ended up near popular temple. Hospitality team on their toes... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Sonapani is a place to explore oneself and nature around you. This was our second visit after 10 years. It felt like seeing a kid all grown up. The 12 cottages are still there but they are now surrounded by trees where earlier their were saplings/plants. The cottages have modern bathrooms (a big plus). Ashish and Deepa our hosts are... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed in month of June for 2 nights. Cottages are nested in dense forest with fruit orchards all around. All of them eco-friendly and tastefully designed.Ashish and Deepa outstanding hosts. food is delicious, most of then home grown organic, freshly baked cakes, breads with cup of coffee will remain in your memories for long. most importantly you connect with nature... More 

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  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Himalayan Village Sonapani

Address: Sonapani Estate Village Satoli, Mukteshwar 263139, India
Region: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital District > Mukteshwar
Price Range: €59 - €167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Rooms facing towards North (Danachuli) & higher floore are good specially during winnters.”
 of 5 bubbles BrigDKJoshi, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the lower cottages if you want to be at the edge of the jungle and upper ones if you want to be closer to the dining area.”
 of 5 bubbles SanjeevRoy, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the lower cottages are quieter, but also have more of a forest feel.”
 of 5 bubbles Chetanmahajan, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Carry comfortable walking shoes- many beautiful trails here”
 of 5 bubbles mathurmohit, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms higher up the hillside have better views”
 of 5 bubbles rachnabisht, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
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