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Prasada Bhawan, Above ATI, Oak Park | Mallital, Nainital 236001, India
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Abbotsford Estate is the only boutique heritage home stay in Nainital. Its a 1876 property that offers a old world country homes experience with - Abbotsford House, Wordsworth Cottage and its premium wing at Apsley House within the Estate making it a 11 bedroom property tucked away in the quiet corner of Nainital. Featured in the Conde Nast Traveller Supplement for India in 2009 Abbotsford is host to a reputed literature festival - Himalayan Echoes, its also has Nainital's only alfreco dining experience called Cafe Chica with fabulous local, organic food, especially the "Kumaoni Thali" and the fantastic views of the mountains surrounded by walnut and oak trees, lotsof birds and butterflies in the lap of nature. Abbotsford is a perfect getaway for the nature lover, reader, artist, walker or just a foodie looking for peace and quiet from a city life. Come stay with us and enjoy the home of homes in Nainital.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our trip was planned at the eleventh hour and we weren’t sure of which place we wanted to visit this time. It was a short 3 night stay. We usually choose destination and then the accommodations. Not this time. We discovered Abbotsford through a friend....More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank vishikag
Response from Abbotsford1876, Owner at AbbotsfordResponded today

Dear Vishaka, thank you for visiting Abbotsford and spending those precious 3 days with us. I was equally charmed by your and your husband's deep interest in art, culture and birding, your eye for detail in appreciating each nuance of the old world charm of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quite relaxing place maintained well by the owner Janhavi Prasada.I felt I am home and always pampered by the staff.Surrounded By Mountains around and can go for long walks or rest in their beautiful green garden.Service and rooms very comfortable.I now have a get...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Tilaknanda
Response from Abbotsford1876, Owner at AbbotsfordResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr Nanda, Thank you for your kind review. We at Abbotsford look forward to having you stay with us in 2019. Its is indeed a pleasure to host our guest who are keen walkers and wildlife enthusiasts. Many Thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place to stay, gives a feel of old wooden architecture with a modern touch. The cake that is served with tea is out of this world, it's amazing! We met the owner Janhvi & spent some time with her, a wonderful person, made us...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Esha_travels
Response from Abbotsford1876, Owner at AbbotsfordResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us on our boutique home stay in Nainital. We look forward to welcoming you again in the coming year. Our heritage home stay is old word and we strive each day to preserve its experience for you to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don’t post reviews often, but I feel it would be unfair not to review one of the most surreal experiences I have had, that left me mesmerised and spellbound. I chanced upon Abbotsford as the booking was done by my Brother-in-law for the long...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank dhruv_views
Response from Abbotsford1876, Owner at AbbotsfordResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dhruv, thank you for writing such an extensive review of Abbotsford heritage home stay. Your eye for detail be it the old world nainital home stay experience that Abbotsford offers, the food from our home grown quaint Cafe Chica, the walking in the forest...More

Reviewed June 16, 2018

We are a family of 3, and stayed at Wordsworth Suite from 13th - 16th June. To start from the beginning, we were expecting this lodge to be like any other cottage/ hotel. However, it beats all our expectations. Cons: - Situated at a very...More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank Radhika G
Response from Abbotsford1876, Owner at AbbotsfordResponded July 10, 2018

Dear Radhika thank you for this detailed review. Its really helpful for other readers that want to know about Abbotsford. So glad you had a good stay. And we look forward to having you back amidts the woods soon. warmly Janhavi

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"All the rooms are good"
3 weeks ago
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"Wordsworth Suite is the best!!!"
Jun 16, 2018
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"We had east facing mountain view ...few new room with balcony soon to be ready would be with super view of..."
May 18, 2017
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"Rooms are all sunny the rooms in the main house offer views of the hills. Check out the wordsworth suite."
Jul 24, 2016
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$53 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaUttarakhandNainital DistrictNainital
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