Nestled in the Pir Panjal Range in western Himalayas just 56 kms from Srinagar, Gulmarg in Kashmir is an absolute delight for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. Adorned with timeless snow covered slopes with mighty Himalayan ranges in the backdrop, verdant green pastures and deep valleys covered in a variety of wild flowers, it is heaven for nature lovers. It also boasts of the ski resort which was established in 1927, the Gulmarg Gondola that is and the highest golf course in the world at an elevated altitude of 2,650 meters. If you want to indulge in Winter sports like skiing, tobogganing, snowboarding and heli-skiing, October to February is the time to visit. March to June is the time when you can witness the colorful meadows filled with flowers. Gulmarg also conducts an annual three-day Winter Festival in March.
Kunzer is a small village on the Srinagar Gulmarg Highway, 20 kms before Gulmarg. The nearest airport is in Srinagar which is around 40 kilometres away from Kunzer. Cabs are available from the airport.
The homestay is located in Kunzer on the Srinagar Gulmarg Highway in the middle of the Apple orchard at the Gateway Of Gulmarg. River Ferozpora flows nearby. You get stunning views of Mountain peaks from the homestay. There are 8 well maintained spacious rooms, of which 4 rooms are double bedded, 2 triple bedded and 2 four bedded. Attached washroom is there with all except 1 triple bedded and 1 four bedded room. There are 2 parks in the vicinity with children’s play area as well. They are perfect for the morning and evening walks.
Rooms: 8; Capacity: 22
Sara Bano, an entrepreneur, will host you in this lovely homestay. The family is very hospitable and will make sure that you are settled down in the most comfortable way and feel at home. They are the natives of the place and can guide you well for your time in Kashmir. You can have amazing conversations with them over a cup of tea in the evenings.
Delicious home cooked food prepared with utmost care and love is served. Both vegetarian and non vegetarian options are available. Breakfast has options like Paratha, Poha, Butter Toast, Omelette, Cornflakes etc. Lunch and dinner can be pre ordered. Do try the Kashmiri wazwan.
WiFi • Parking • Television • Running Hot Water • Toiletries • Bonfire • Barbecue • Smoking Allowed • Pick and Drop Service (Paid)
Riverside Picnic • Reading • Star Gazing • Village Walk • Shopping • Yoga and Meditation • Cycling • Angling • Bird Watching • Winter Sports
Single Person: 2700/-
Double Occupancy Room: 3500/-
Triple Occupancy Room: 4500/-
Family Room: 5900/- (accommodate 4)
Lunch/Dinner: 300/- Veg. 400/- non-veg. pp
Upto 7 year: Complimentary (no extra bed)
What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Nalla Firozpura (500 mts) • Tangmarg (7 km) • Gulmarg (20 kms) • Gondola (20 km) • Golf Course (20 km) • Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve (23 km) • Ningli Nallah (18 km) • Khilan Marg (19 km) , Ziarat of Baba Reshi (13 kms), Kongdori (22 km)
Srinagar (36 km) • Mansbal (40 km) • DoodhPathri (46 km) • Apharwat Peak (60 km) • Alpather Lake (61 km) • Anant Nag (87 km) • Sonmarg (105 km) • Pahalgam (120 km)
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