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Nainital, UL, India
7 May — 8 May2
Nainital, UL, India
Fri 7/5
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Nainital hotels

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Low season

FebruaryCheapest month to stay with an average 21% drop in price.

High season

AprilMost expensive month to stay with an average 77% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

₹ 2,945Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

₹ 2,954Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Nainital hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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When to book a hotel in Nainital

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Top tips for finding perfect Nainital hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Nainital, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Nainital in February and May.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Nainital if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 22 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Nainital accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Nainital found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was ₹ 1,278, while the most expensive was ₹ 10,520.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Nainital for 2 days.
  • For travellers visiting Nainital who want to soak in some Himalayan serenity, choose a hotel near the shores of Naini Lake, where you can hire a pedal boat or take a leisurely ride with a boatman who will row you around the lake in a brightly coloured, traditional rowing boat. A budget-friendly option in this area is the Hotel Welcome Park, located just 650 meters away from the lakeside.
  • There are several mythological stories surrounding the origins of the famous Naina Devi Temple, making a hotel in this area an interesting choice for history and mythology buffs. The 5-star Manu Maharani Hotel and Spa is a luxury option just a 10-minute walk from the picturesque hilltop temple overlooking the Gobind Sagar lake. A ropeway also runs between the temple and the foot of the hill, making for a scenic 20-minute journey each way.
  • Fancy getting some retail therapy while you’re in Nainital? If so, pick a hotel near Mall Road, where you will find everything from a bazaar-like shopping centre jam-packed with a little bit of everything, to the Nainital Market, where you can haggle for some Tibetan clothing, accessories and handicrafts. The Pavilion Hotel and the Hotel Arif Castles are popular choices in this area.
  • The Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest national park in India and is home to a sanctuary for endangered Bengal tigers as well as several other animal and bird species. This is a popular destination for ecotourists, and there are several hotels nearby. Try the Tiger Groove Resort, which is idyllically situated deep inside the forest, just 8.6 km away from the national park itself.
  • Families can consider booking a hotel near the Eco Cave Garden, which is essentially a network of six interconnected caves and hanging gardens for the adventurous to explore. There is also a musical fountain that was modelled after the one in Disney World in Florida, USA. A hotel that is close by and also kid-friendly is the Shervani Hilltop Hotel, which is 1 km away from the cave garden and 1.2 km from the city centre.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Nainital

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Nainital. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Nainital Lake being one of the most popular landmarks in Nainital, many travellers enjoy staying close by. The Manu Maharani, Treebo Trend Lakeside Inn, and The Naini Retreat, Nainital ( By Leisure Hotels ) are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • The 3-star Earls Court Hotel offers a selection of activities for active visitors both on and off-premises. The hotel can arrange for a round of golf at the Governor House and Golf Course or for a nature walk to the Ayarpatta Hills. There are also badminton and table tennis facilities on site. For those seeking adventure, try the Ayar Jungle Camp, which offers rock climbing, rappelling, fishing and horse riding.

  • The 4-star Vikram Vintage Inn is suitable for families and has several facilities and amenities aimed at keeping your kids happy. There is a kids’ club with staff to entertain them, a kid-friendly buffet, an indoor play area and an outdoor playground for children to enjoy.

  • The 4-star Naini Retreat is located 2km from the Tallital bus station, and 26 km from the Kathgodam Railway station. Budget-conscious travellers can opt for the Hotel New Bharat, which is a short 250 meters away from the Tallital bus station.

  • The Hotel Chevron Fairhavens and The Palace Belvedere are both centrally located in the Mallital area, just a few metres from the High Court and close to the head post office, the BD Pandey Hospital, and public transportation. Both hotels have a concierge service, business centres, and offer free wi-fi. Airport and railway pick-ups and drop-offs can also be arranged.

  • There are several hotels in or near the Bhowali area of Nainital, but some popular picks include Soulitude in the Himalayas and The Country Inn Bhimtal. Borrow a book from the Soulitude in the Himalayas’ library, and enjoy some peace and tranquillity as you read while overlooking the breathtaking Snow View Point. For a livelier experience closer to the hustle and bustle of town, join the other guests for some live music or karaoke at the Country Inn Bhimtal.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Nainital districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Nainital city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Nainital?

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Best Nainital hotels

Most recommended Nainital hotels

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Nature Drops - Nainital - Outdoor view
Nature Drops - Nainital - Outdoor view
Nature Drops
9.4 Excellent
₹ 30+
₹ 30+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Shervani Hilltop Nainital - Nainital - Bedroom
Shervani Hilltop Nainital - Nainital - Bedroom
Shervani Hilltop Nainital
8.4 Excellent
₹ 206+
₹ 206+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Chandra Inn - Nainital - Building
Hotel Chandra Inn - Nainital - Building
Hotel Chandra Inn
8.5 Excellent
₹ 31+
₹ 31+
Free Wi-Fi
Green Roof Hotel - Nainital - Bedroom
Green Roof Hotel - Nainital - Bedroom
Green Roof Hotel
8.1 Excellent
₹ 30+
₹ 30+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Hive Cottage - Nainital - Building
The Hive Cottage - Nainital - Building
The Hive Cottage
8 Excellent
₹ 81+
₹ 81+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Avlokan - Nainital - Outdoor view
Hotel Avlokan - Nainital - Outdoor view
Hotel Avlokan
9 Excellent
₹ 60+
₹ 60+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Vikram Vintage Inn - Nainital - Balcony
Vikram Vintage Inn - Nainital - Balcony
Vikram Vintage Inn
7.8 Good
₹ 115+
₹ 115+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Vista - Nainital - Patio
Hotel Vista - Nainital - Patio
Hotel Vista
8 Excellent
₹ 40+
₹ 40+
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
The Manu Maharani - Nainital - Bedroom
The Manu Maharani - Nainital - Bedroom
The Manu Maharani
7.6 Good
₹ 210+
₹ 210+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Camp wildland nainital - Nainital - Outdoor view
Camp wildland nainital - Nainital - Outdoor view
Camp wildland nainital
10 Excellent
₹ 45+
₹ 45+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
The Tiger Groove Resort - Nainital - Bedroom
The Tiger Groove Resort - Nainital - Bedroom
The Tiger Groove Resort
7.9 Good
₹ 82+
₹ 82+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hotel Harshikhar - Nainital - Bedroom
Hotel Harshikhar - Nainital - Bedroom
Hotel Harshikhar
10 Excellent
₹ 57+
₹ 57+
Free Wi-Fi