The Retreat at Bhimtal is a charming, family owned 19th-century colonial bungalow nestled among the Himalayan foothills of the Kumaon Lake District, Uttarakhand, India in the midst of an ancient cedar, oak,and pine forest covered estate. Filled with old colonial furniture, cutlery, and knick-knacks, the house breathes the atmosphere of old style comfort and peace.
The family strives consistently against all odds to conserve the forest and wildlife in the area. The perfect get-away for nature lovers, botanists and entomologists, bird watchers, yoga and meditation enthusiasts, trekkers, walkers, campers, couch potatoes, dreamers, artists, and writers. Guests can Enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of the olden days and renew your energies with great food, sights, trips and activities for the entire family.
The Retreat offers visitors first class dining, three times a day, either Indian or Continental dishes, as well as morning and afternoon tea. The hotel offer 3 bedrooms with attached bathrooms of which 2 bedrooms have annexes which can accommodate 2 additional adults or children and 1 bedroom with its own sitting area, which can be used for a spare bed.