About Hotel Dunagiri Retreat in Dwarahat
Dunagiri Retreat is charming nature resort in an incredibly beautiful setting within the magnificent Himalayas. Touching an astounding 8,000 feet, the lush forest setting of Dunagiri Retreat overlooks stunning snow peaks and a dramatically serene landscape. Distances seem infinite and heaven seems close at Dunagiri.
Dunagiri Nature Retreat is an attempt in giving a glimpse of what life can be without some of the madness and pressures that modern life imposes on us. The guiding vision is to offer a space where reflection and refreshment of the soul take place as people leave their busy routines behind. Meant for nature lovers who value peace, quiet and appreciate the natural grandeur of their surroundings, it is certain to give you a glimpse into eternity.
Note: The resort is intended for those who value peace, calmness and appreciate the natural grandeur of their surroundings. Dunagiri resort is however is not meant for the insensitive tourist - for those looking to party with blaring music and synthetic lifestyles.
Location of Hotel Dunagiri Retreat
Dunagiri Retreat is situated 400 km North of Delhi, it takes 10-11 hours to reach Dunagiri from Delhi. 100 km from Nainital, Dunagiri is 43 km from from Ranikhet and about 50 km from Kausani. Some Nearby places from resort are: Manglikhan or Dunagiri Temple is 3 km from Dunagiri Retreat Resort, Pandukholi is 5 km.
One can travel to Rishikesh/Haridwar from Dunagiri in 6 hours. Dunagiri is within short driving distance of other popular destinations such as Jim Corbett Park, Almora, Mukteshwar, Bageshwar, Jageshwar, Munsiyari, Chaukori and Patal Bhuvaneshwar - all of these are under 5 hours drive from Dunagiri.
Accommodation at Resort Dunagiri Retreat comprises of 5 lovingly restored cottages - Ayodhya, Dwarika, Gokula, Kailash and Vaikuntha Cottage. There are 14 rooms in these cottages and each room is a separate building on its own. All rooms are designed with an elegant yet relaxed ambience, perfect for you to snuggle up with your favourite book, to sit with a cup of our special herbal tea or to gently withdraw from the outer world into your inner being.
Dining in Dunagiri Retreat, Dwarahat
Pure vegetarian organic food is served in hotel Dunagiri retreat. The organic food is delicious, nutritious and mouth watering. The focus is on Satvic cooking practices that aid not only in the health of the material human body, but also aids in the accomplishment of reaching a humble state of mind, raises consciousness and elevates the soul.
- Clean rooms with ensuite hygenic bathroom
- Sitting/meditation area
- Private park/field area
- Pure vegetarian kitchen with Satvik food
- Guide for trek or trip nearby
Activities at Dunagiri Retreat
- Village walking tours, Nature treks
- Mountain bicycling (planned), camping, orienteering,
- Walking tours built around local folklore (caves, specific trees, temples)
- Wildlife spotting, bird watching, jungle walks with identification of medicinal plants and trees
Dunagiri Retreat Tariff Rate Card
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Taxes Payable : 10 %
Tariff Validity : 31 Mar 2016 (Please contact the hotel for latest prices)
Traditional Bukharis (Winters) - Traditional bukharis (wood burning stoves) for winters @ Rs.750 per day (upto five burnings of bukari in a day). Additional loading of bukhari @ Rs.175 per load.
We do request 100% advance payment prior to confirmation of bookings. Payment can be made via online intra-bank transfer or demand draft. Please note we cannot collect payment at site.
Cancellation policy: If you cannot travel due to an emergency or due to urgent personal reasons, please inform us at least two weeks (14 days) prior to expected date of arrival to reschedule your visit to a more convenient time. No charges for altering dates, however, discounts, if any, may not be transferrable to altered dates and you may be required to pay the difference between booked and existing rates. Travel must complete within 11 months of orginal schedule. No refunds.
Note: The Retreat is exclusive and not open to guests until reservations are confirmed. Preparations are put into motion, provisions are purchased and arrangements are made specifically for the visiting group. We DO try our level best that each group gets the best possible experience we can deliver. Hence, in this comparatively remote area in near wilderness, it becomes essential for us to plan in advance. To enjoy your visit to the fullest, you MUST make and have bookings confirmed sufficiently in advance. This will allow us time to prepare for your visit so you can have a more enjoyable and fulfilling stay with us.
How to Reach Hotel Dunagiri Retreat in Dwarahat
Driving to Dunagiri from Delhi takes 10 to 11 hours. Take NH-24 out of Delhi, drive through Ghaziabad, Hapur, Garhmukteshwar, Moradabad, Rampur to Bilaspur, Rudrapur, Haldwani and Kathogodam. After Kathgodam is a scenic hill journey that takes you through Bhimtal, Bhowali, Ranikhet, Dwarahat to Dunagiri.
Another route from Moradabad to Dunagiri is via Bazpur, Kaladhungi, Nainital to Bhowali, Ranikhet, Dunagiri is slightly shorter and more scenic, but you need to enquire road conditions before proceeding..
By Train: The nearest train station is Kathgodam.
Dwarahat is 15 kms from Dunagiri Retreat just half hour drive, Nagarjun Vishnu Temple is 25 kms, Vibhandeshwar Mahadev is 20 km, Bageshwar is 45 km, Almora is 65 km, Jageshwar temples is 100 km, Binsar is 100 km, Chaukori is 134 km, Patal Bhuvneshwar is 175 kms, Jim Corbett National Park is 136 km, Haldwani is 140 km, Kathgodam the nearest railway station is 135 km, Mukteshwar is 120 km, Gwaldham is 88 km, Bageshwar is 88 km, Munsiyari is 200 km, Karnaprayag is 115 km, Joshimath is 196 km, Badrinath is 240 km, Rishkesh is 287 km, Haridwar is 312 Kms from the resort.