Hotels in Mussoorie

Hotels in Mussoorie

More About Mussoorie

Mussoorie is a hill station and a municipal board in the Dehradun District of the northe Indian state of Uttarakhand Mussoorie has an average elevation of about 2005.5 metres (6580 ft). The highest point is Lal Tibba, at a height of about 7500 ft (although the name Lal Tibba is now also used to describe a lovely lookout point, a short distance from the actual peak).Mussoorie hotels are plentiful. 5 star hotels in Mussoorie are Fortune The Savoy and Jaypee Residency Manor . When nature comes in its full form only tranquillity and surrealism can be experienced, Mussoorie is that one destination where nature is at its peak. Green valleys, snow-capped mountains, cool breeze, the Doon valley is a perfect destination for all those seeking solace and an enjoyable vacation. It is 35 kms from Dehradun, and is also called "The Queen of Hills". It is also the gateway to the Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines. Places of interest are Kempty Falls, LalTibba, Happy Valley, Camel's Back Road, Gun Hill, Christ Church, Sir George Everest's House, Jwalaji Temple and The Mall. It is the gateway to the Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines. Tourism is the most significant segment of Mussoorie's economy.

5 star hotels in Mussoorie provide an experience of a luxury vacation like none other in this beautiful serene hill station.  The 5 star hotels in Mussoorie have all that the disceing traveller needs. With a regal history of more than a hundred years, the city has been delighting famous dignitaries and royalties from India and abroad with its heart-warming services and all the accessories of extravagance. Hotels in Mussoorie are splendid and royal creations that always make you feel at home, besides just letting you experience a deluxe stay. These lavish hotels offer exotic stays, food flavors and much more within serene surroundings that are heart-winning for sure. The main promenade in Mussoorie is called, as in other hill stations, the Mall. In Mussoorie, the Mall stretches from Picture Palace at its easte end to the Public Library (shortened to 'Library') at its weste end. During the British Raj, signs on the Mall specifically stated: "Indians and Dogs Not Allowed". Racist signs of this type were usual in hill stations, which were established 'by and for' the British.

4 star hotels in Mussoorie include Avalon Resorts, Fortune Resort Grace and  Rokeby Manor.  The 4 star hotels in Mussoorie afford you enough peace and privacy to ensure that you don't suffer an overdose of all the dynamism lining Mussoorie's streets. Major tourist attractions in the city are Camel’s Back Road, Gun Hill, Mussoorie Lake and Christ Church. The 4 star hotels in Mussoorie provide luxury amenities and an extremely comfortable stay for the tired tourists, who after a long day of sightseeing come back to the hotel to unwind.

There are many 3 star hotels in Mussoorie. Major tourist attractions of the city include Sir George Everest’s House, Jwalaji Temple and The Mall – which is a shopper’s delight and is the center of the city, It is the lifeline of Mussoorie as it compresses all bars, restaurants, shops, hotels etc.  3 star hotels in Mussourie include Carlton Plaisance Hotel Mussoorie, Country Inn Mussoorie and Hotel Beechwood. The 3 star hotels in Mussoorie also ensure a great vacation and that too with a low budget. The hotels provide basic amenities such as Room service, Front Desk, Housekeeping Daily, and 24-Hour Security. As well as this it provides other amenities and a very comfortable stay.

Places Of Interest

Kempty Falls

This beautiful fall is surrounded by high mountain ranges and is situated at an altitude of approximately 1,364metres above sea level. It is a place where one can unwind and enjoy the music of the fall and view of lush green valley.

Lal Tibba

It is the highest peak in Mussoorie with an altitude of over 2,290 metres above sea level, and offers a breath-taking view of the mountains that house holy shrines. At the edge of the cliff a Japanese telescope has been installed to give a view of these places.

Happy Valley

The centre of Tibetian settlement, it is situated at the short distance of Mall Road. This place came into existence when Tibetian came to India with their spiritual leader Dalai Lama before he moved to Dharamsala. It is calm and serene flanked with pine and oak trees.

Camel's Back Road

The road gets its name from the rock that resembles the hump of a camel. It stretches around a distance of about 3-4 kms from Kulri to the Library Chowk in Mussoorie. It is a paradise for photography enthusiasts as one can capture some rare and awesome photos of the valley.

Gun Hill

The second highest point of this hill station and has been christened Gun Hill because of the event of firing cannon to tell the people about the time in British colonization. It is at the altitude 2, 024 meters above the sea level.

Mussorie Lake

Recently designated as picnic spot by the development and city board authorities this lake is located at 6kms on Mussoorie-Dehradun road. This lake is formed by a waterfall, one can enjoy paddle boat and quacking of ducks when around.

Christ Church

One of the oldest churches in the Himalayan range that was built in 1836 by the British. The architectural style, the stained glass window and Gothic design depict the life of Jesus. It is a must visit place as the interiors are awe-worthy.

Sir George Everest's House

It is a house of the Geographer and surveyor Sir George Everest. It was built in 1832. It is after his name that Mount Everest has been named, he lived in Mussoorie for around 30 years. This place encapsulates some fascinating facts from his interesting and adventurous life of this man. It is around 6 kms from Gandhi Chowk/Library Bazaar, though the road is rough beyond Haathi Paon but taking vehicle would be wise.

Jwalaji Temple

A famous temple of Mussorrie, it is about 9kms west from Mussoorie atop Benog Hill. It is at 2,240 meters above the seal level, the place enshrines the deity of goddess Jwala. As per Hindu mythology she is the goddess of supreme beauty and deadly power.

The Mall

It a shopper’s delight and is the centre of the city, it is the lifeline of Mussoorie as it encapsulate all bars, restaurants, shops, hotels etc.

How To Reach

Air
The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant Airport, located 24 km from Dehradun. Daily flights of Indian Airlines and Air Deccan from this airport connect Mussoorie to Delhi.

Road
Mussoorie is a half an hour drive from Dehradun which is well connected by road to Cahndigarh and Delhi.

Rail
The nearest Railway station is Dehradun which is a quite a busy place and well connected by Northern Railways.

Best Time To Visit

Best time to visit Mussoorie is March to June and September to November. Summers are ideal for trekking or camping. The winters, though more challenging, have their own charm.