What else could be better than to stay in a home away from home? Feeling of home away from your home is the best thing can ever happens to you. If you are planning to visit Darjeeling with your friends or family you will definitely want to live in a friendly and pleasant environment.
Darjeeling is the best place to visit with your near and dear ones. The sightseeing places, the great Himalaya and the majestic Kanchendzonga are the major attraction of this place. Tourist can see this together from Tiger hill with mesmerizing view of sunrise. The fresh environment, lush greenery, several forests and tea gardens are the most beautiful things to see in Darjeeling. You may enjoy trekking with friends here in Darjeeling. Tourists come to Darjeeling for its panoramic view, trekking etc.
To enjoy the view of Darjeeling you have to go to this place and you would have to stay somewhere. You have an option of homestays here in Darjeeling. If you don’t know about home stays here the answer is. Home stays is something like staying at home away from home. It is offered by the local public or property holders of the Darjeeling. Home stays is always a better choice for you to stay in instead of Hotels and Resorts. In home stays you will feel fragrances of home. Here the owners of home stays will take care of your need. They took money from you and attend you like their guests. They will behave you like family, they took care of your need like food, cleanliness everything. You can enjoy your dinner in small dining space like your home with only a few people. If you are staying in some hotel or resorts you will not get this family type environment. Also from safety issue it is always preferable to live in a home stay with family because in hotels you are not the only one who stays, there may be some strange kind of people who may create problems in hotels.
Here is the list of 13 Best Homestays in Darjeeling:
1. Happy Valley Homestay:
At this homestay in Darjeeling you will have to stay with the owner’s .they stays on the top floor of the same house and will welcomes you like their guest. To stay with local people of Darjeeling will make you feel amazing with homely atmosphere and local made delicious food.
Mr. Subrat Tamang, Mobile: (+91) 8101644723
Happy Valley Homestay
29, Hooker Road Darjeeling (On Lebong cart road)
P.O & Dist .Darjeeling 734101.
2. Himalaya Inn Homestay:
Probably the best homestay in Darjeeling run by Mr. Subhas chettri and his wife. it is in the walking distance from the heart of Darjeeling, Chowrasta Mall area totally free from crowd with amazing view of mountains. This is a two stored house in which the owner stays on the upper store and ground floor is kept reserved for guests. The room is luxurious with all the facilities. Both the foods are available veg as well as non-veg which is either local Nepali food or Indian.
C.R. Das Road, Upper Bhutia Busti,
Near Mall (Chowrasta) and next to Deshbandhu museum.
Contact: Subash Chettri
Mobile: +91 9733010482 / 7866830106
3. Pahari Soul Homestay:
This amazing homestay is run by shoyeta chatterjee who is a young lady. This homestay is about 50meters uphill walk from the main road. Taxi will take you to the hotel. The view from this homestay is breath taking. You can see Kanchendzonga snow peak from every rooms and balconies. The owner shoyeta and all the staffs are very friendly and helpful. Shoyeta will help you to know about Darjeeling and will help you to know how you can enjoy in Darjeeling. The rooms are very luxurious, with TV, Wi-Fi, electrical bed warmers, room heaters, geysers which is useful to fight with cold temperature. Food is totally homemade and yummy.
Pahari Soul Homestay
46, Hill Cart road, Dali, Near Dali Petrol Pump
Phone: (+91) 9800214163 and 7699899670
4. Samir’s Homestay:
Samir is the owner of this beautiful house which is a 3-storey house. This Darjeeling homestay has a great view of Kanchendzonga. You have to enter this 3 layered homestay from the terrace. There are to rooms for guest. The room is spacious fresh and nice. You may either cook by yourself or can take food prepared by them.
10/A Hermitage Road, Darjeeling.
Phone: (+91) 7407247783, 9733367066
5. Nestle Homestay:
This is run by a retired couple Mr. and Mrs. Pradhan both are a very good host. They will make you feel home like atmosphere. The food is taken care by Mrs. Pradhan but you can also join her.
Convent Road, Below District Magistrate’s Office,
Haridas Hatta,Darjeeling 734101
Phone: (+91) 9434209954;
6. Snow Lion Homestay:
This homestay at Darjeeling runs by a Tibetan family and they feel happy to welcome the guests. The family lives in the same building at the top floor. They will provide you all comforts like home.
Snow Lion Homestay
27A Gandhi Road,
West Bengal, India.
Cell: +91/98008 69590
7. Joshi Homestay:
This amazing Darjeeling homestay has several facilities available that will make you feel home like fragrance. You will love the beauty of the location, the cleanliness, the local made foods etc.
Darjeeling – 734101, West Bengal, INDIA
Phone: +91 8670212776
8. Lamahatta Druk Homestay:
This homestay is an Amazing place to stay. The people is too good to welcome you.
Address: 9th Mile Road Line, Lamahatta Village,
Alipurduar Rd, Tukdah Forest,
West Bengal 734213
Phone: 099338 06111
9. Little Singamari Homestay:
This is a very nice place to stay at home away from home. The people are the very cooperative and helping. The rooms their view is superb.
Address: 51, Lebong Cart Road, Near N.P. College, North Point Singamari, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734104
10. Rodhighar Homestay:
With the perfect location this homestay is something you deserve. Very clean and beautiful rooms with all comforts are available at this place.
Address: School Dara , Lower Mirik basti, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734214
Phone: 091343 96010
Ghoom, mirik road
Ph no.: 9874474989
11. Heaven Valley Homestay:
As its name meaning it will make you feel like heaven in Darjeeling which is a heavenly place in itself. The owner of this house is so helping and you will homemade cook here.
Address: Sillery Gaon Rd,
Paiengaon Forest, West Bengal 734315
Phone: 090380 55530
12. Everest Hut Lamhatta:
One of the best homestay as the host is extremely caring and helping. They are very friendly to tell you about Darjeeling and help you to visit places.
Address: Alipurduar Rd, Tukdah Forest, West Bengal 734213
Phone: 094348 65611
13. Batasia Loop Homestay:
To stay at this place will be an awesome experience for you. The hosts are very genuine humble and kind. You will feel home like environment.
Address: Rai Villa, Near Batasia Loop, Hill Cart Road,
Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101
Phone: 097758 49441