About Sitla Estate in Mukteshwar
Hotel Sitla is a charming 150 years old homestay in Mukteshwar whose rustic beauty is magnificent and a home away from home for travellers. Run and manage by travel enthusiast Vikram Maira, it is situated at Sitla, a serene village at the foot hills of the glorious Kumaon Himalayas. The time dwells in nature watch where the dew drops quenches the thirst of the love infected Himalayan birds.
One cannot marvel but enjoy the beauty of the leaflet, colourful birds and the deep dark woods that have promises to keep. The visitors cant stop admiring the epitome of beauty. The Orchards surrounding the hotel are laden with apricots, apples, red berries and plums making it a delightful sight.
Location of Hotel Sitla Estate
The estate is located in Sitla village near Mukteshwar town. Sitla is a calm village which is cocooned in the Kumaon region of the great Himalayas. It is 7,000 ft above sea level in the undisturbed beauty of Nainital district of Uttarakhand. The steep slopes and the gentle valley is a hot spot for trekking, rock climbing and nature quest. The majestic hills provide a broad view of the snow kissed Himalayan peaks like Nanda Devi, Panchchuli and Trishul.
The perfectly fashioned modern rooms have proper ventilation providing a panoramic view of the enchanting hills. The interior is desined according to colonial style. Best suited to provide comfort to all kinds of guests. The tiled roofs and wooden flooring gives an authentic feel to the room. Soothing colour on the walls, cosy fireplace and wooden accentric rooms makes the stay nostaligic. The big and airy windows provide a day breaking view of the misty hills and playful birds flying across the hills.
Dining in Sitla Estate, Mukteshwar
The guests await the dinner service because of the variety of cuisines offered by the hotel. One cannot resist the North Indian Cuisines served by the hotel. At the time of breakfast the hotel serves its delicious chicken dosa, melty cheese and mushroom omelettes, freshly baked muffins, apple pie, mulberry crumble and pizzas are served hot out of the oven. Pots of homemade preserves, fresh jams and home baked breads of the estate are also famous. Cakes bursting the flavours of freshly home grown fruits will make your mouth water. They also serve an unexpected stir fries of European, Oriental and Indian provenance which are not found elsewhere.
Authentic Kumaoni cuisines are also served by the estate. When the weather is fine breakfast is served at the courtyard, under the plum tree. Lunch in the orchard and dinner in the grand dinning room is delightful. Tea time is very special which is followed by tasty cookies, bread, muffins, jams and mouth watering savoury dumplings.
- Luxurious rooms, shower area, geyser, bathroom toiletries, Tv, free wi-fi, telecom service, big glass windows, library
- Laundry service, 24 hour power back-up, multi cuisine restaurant, car parking, lawns/gardens
- Strong mobile connectivity, guide and cab booking on prior notice, post box on estate
Activities at Sitla Estate
- Board games, TT table, dart board, pool table (coming soon)
- Trekking, Orchards , cottage, nature walks, bird watching
Sitla Estate Tariff Rate Card
|Accommodation Type||Tariff (CP Plan)|
|Deluxe Orchard Suite||9300 INR|
|Orchard Suite||8300 INR|
|Standard Suite||7300 INR|
|Deluxe Double||6800 INR|
|Standard Double||5800 INR|
Tariff Validity : 31 Mar 2016 (Please contact the hotel for latest prices)
How to Reach Hotel Sitla Estate in Mukteshwar
By Road :
To indulge in the serenity of the snowy Kumaon Himalayas, Sitla Estate is the best place to visit. Sitla located in Mukteshwar is inter linked with motorable roads. Sitla is at a distance of 350 km from Delhi. The nearest bus service starts from Delhi to Kathgodam which takes 8 hours to reach. From Kathgodam the efficient bus service will take you to Sitla.
By Train :
The train journey will start from Kathgodam and then two and a half way drive to Sitla. Two trains are available from Delhi , the overnight Ranikhet Express that operates between Old Delhi station and Kathgodam Shatabdi. It is a morning Shatabdi that operates between Anand Vihar station and Kathgodam.
By Air :
Sitla being a small village does not possess an airport of its own. Flights can be boarded from the inter linked airports. Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport whereas, Indira Gandhi International Airport is the nearest airport from Delhi.