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Rainbow Cottage - 3BR Luxury Villa in Bhimtal with Home-Cook & Badminton Court

Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Bhimtal, Nainital District, Uttarakhand
Rainbow Cottage, with its very own fruit orchard and a private badminton court, is a perfect Vacation Home in Bhimtal for you and your group looking to spend time away from the hustle-bustle of daily life yet living in the comforts of a home like no other.

This holiday bungalow in Nainital Hills is furnished in Kashmiri style interiors & the expansive retreat comes with a dedicated home-staff (cook & home-keeper). The home-cook cooks up delicious meals for your clan so be sure to mention your taste and preferences.

The badminton court, located next to the garden, is a great place to have your personal tournaments on and get some calorie burning. Fruit orchard, next to the badminton court, gives you beautiful aromas if you're there during the bloom season.

For the ones who like adventure, sign up for paragliding which happe...
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Listing #FKN9388169
About the Manager
Aman B.
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
Interaction with guests
- The villa staff is there to assist you in any need and can cook up great meals on request - The regional chief is available on call for any assistance.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

"This place is an exemplary example of how any vacation should be. The cottage "Rainbow" infact had many colors and boasted a beautiful setting nestled in the greenery of Bhowali Range. We were so humbled by the overwhelming hospitality by the staff(Anand, Nishi ji ,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank EnchantingSh
FellowTraveler641079, VR Owner at Rainbow Cottage - 3BR Luxury Villa in Bhimtal with Home-Cook & Badminton Court, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

""Dear Shruti,, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a 5 star rating. It was a pleasure hosting you and we look forward to your patronage at another of our homes across North and West India!Warmly, Team "V"Are Family""

Reviewed October 4, 2018

We were there from the 30th of Sept till the 2nd of Oct. Had a great time thanks to the staff members Ranjan Dev, Anand and Nisha. I would highly recommend this place to anyone. It is more beautiful than the pics posted.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Nakul C
FellowTraveler641079, VR Owner at Rainbow Cottage - 3BR Luxury Villa in Bhimtal with Home-Cook & Badminton Court, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

"Dear Nakul, Thank you so much for your lovely comments. It was a pleasure to host you and your friends and we would love to have you visit another of our villas across North and West India soon. Warmly, Team "V"Are Family"

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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Amazing hospitality & great service of all staff. Excellent service, had a wonderful time! Courteous nature of staff-Anand, Nisha & Rajdev has made our vacation smooth. They were all available before time and did their job to perfection. Neat & clean property, good maintenance as...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank rickysharma19
FellowTraveler641079, VR Owner at Rainbow Cottage - 3BR Luxury Villa in Bhimtal with Home-Cook & Badminton Court, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

"Dear Sir, Thank you for taking out time and putting in a review for us.We look forward to having you back at one of our villas very soon! Warmly, Team"V"Are Family"

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
- Number of guests cannot exceed the count mentioned at time of booking - Photo and address identification to be given at the time of booking and arrival - Parties, loud noises...
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
    1 Full
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Nov 12, 2018 -
Dec 20, 2018
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Dec 21, 2018 -
Jan 5, 2019
3 nights
Jan 6, 2019 -
Jan 24, 2019
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About the neighborhood
- A picnic within the estate, amidst the fruit trees and alongside the badminton courts
- An afternoon game of rummy or bridge on the dining table
- Enjoy the Bhowali city lights from the first-floor balcony, over an evening drink
- Have a family badminton tournament, on your private court
Getting around
You will need a car to move around. Please inform the regional chief if you require a taxi.
The railway station at Kathgodham is at 23 Km
The airport at Pantnagar is 57 Km

- Paragliding from Bhowali to Kutani, you land back right next to the Rainbow Cottage
- Early morning kayaking on the Sattal lake before the crowds get in.
- A trek up to Ghorakhal temple, Bhowali
- A day visit to Nainital for lunch on the mall road and sites of the lake
- A day visit Mukteshwar Temple
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Pantnagar: 35.4 mi
Railway: Kathgodham: 14.3 mi
If you’re travelling by your own vehicle, follow the pin location given on the map and it will take you straight to the house. The Villa is located near YMCA Bhimtal which you can use as a landmark.

You can also come via train or bus. Shatabdi drops you at Kathgodham Station from where the ca ride will take no more than 40 minutes. If taking the bus, you can take the overnight Volvo of the Uttarakhand Transport which will drop you at Haldwani bus stand. From Haldwani, you can take a cab to Rainbow Cottage.

- Machan Restaurant, 0.1 Km
- I heart café, 1.5 Km
- Bhowali, 3.0 Km
- Ghorakhal Temple, 4.5 Km
- Nanital, 17 Km

A little further out, here are some fun places to explore
- Ramgarh, 30 Km
- Sitla, 40 Km
- Muktheshwar, 46 Km
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