The Kafal house is a 6 room Himalayan Lodge in Pangot, a quaint village in the Kumaon hills, situated 15 kms from Nainital. The village consist of a village temple, a post office and small provision store to meet your daily needs. This sleepy town is highly recommended for individuals looking for a peaceful get away near Nainital.
The village of Pangotconsist of a small village (Hanuman) temple, an old tiny post office and small provision store to meet your daily needs including tea and instant noodles, beautiful forests and waterfalls.
The Kafal House is highly recommended for individuals looking for a peaceful get away and digital detox or just a getaway near Delhi.
For Birders and photogrpagers the forests of Pangotare a home to a variety of birds. It has been recorded – over 150 species have been sighted in the region some of which are rare birds PheasantsKoklas, cheer, khalij, and lammergeier, Himalayan griffon, blue-winged minla, spotted &slaty-backed forktail, rufous-bellied woodpecker, rufous-bellied niltava, khalij pheasant, variety of thrushes. Many bird species are found on the premises of the Kafal house, making it a haven for nature lovers, birders and butterfly watchers.
For a peaceful, unique yet affordable hotel in Nainital.
Surrounded by beautiful cedar, pine and oak trees and a spectacular. The Kafal House consists of 6 bedrooms, 4 are valley facing and 2 have garden views, all with large windows, comfortable interiors and attached bathrooms. Each of the cottages have access to a verandah with sitting areas to soak in the sun or simply enjoy the spectacular views. The design provides good ventilation and the wooden-tin roof give good insulation in cold weather.
Cheer Nest Cottage – The Perfect Family Cottage in Pangot
This family cottage is equipped with a comfortable double bed, a cosywooden attic with two separate floor mattresses, en suite toilet with a WC and a hot shower, a small sit-out overlooking the valley.
located on the top floor is the dining room a perfect spot to meet other guests and make new friends.
How to reach there
Drive from Delhi via Kathgodam and Nainital: 8 hours ·
Drive from Delhi via Ramnagar (Corbett National Park) and Kaladhungi: 7½ hours
Overnight air-conditioned train from Old Delhi railway station (departing at 2245 hr.) to Kathgodam (arriving at 0615 hr.) and then 2 hr. drive to Pangot via Nainital.
Overnight air-conditioned train from Old Delhi railway station (departing at 2245 hr.) to Ramnagar (arriving at 0500 hr.) and then 2½ hr. drive to Pangot via Kaladungi.