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About Youth Hostel Nainital

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Youth hostel is a home away from home. Youth hostel Nainital provied inexpensive hostelling facilities to young person's on their educational and cultural centers. It has always stood for dedicated service'd and provided better facilities. Youth Hostel Nainital is based on the principle of accommodation in the form of dormitories- separate for ladies and gents, a dining hall with self-service. It's not like a hostels, which guests merely pay stay-charges. In youth hostel Nainital catering facilities should be available in lowest cost. These all objectives are followed to archive the desired goals and Youth Hostel Nainital sincerely hopes for support of their visitors and believe. So if you're looking for enjoying your holidays with family and friends, then Youth Hostel Nainital will be sure to delight you.

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Reach Nainital - By Train

Kathgodam (35Kms) is the nearest railway station to reach nainital. Daily trains from Delhi / Lucknow / Bareilly / Dehradun / Howrah are available.

15013 - Ranikhet Express - Delhi Cantt. (DEC -20:15)to Kathgodam (KGM - 05:05)

15035 - Uttranchal Sampark Kranti - Delhi (DLI - 16:00) to Kathgodam (KGM - 22:40)

12040 - Aanad Vihar Kathgodam Shatabdi - Anand Vihar (ANVT - 06:15) to Kathgodam (KGM - 11:50)

14120 - Dehradun Kgm Express - Dehradun (DDN - 22:55) to Kathgodam (KGM - 07:10)

13019 - Bagh Express - Howrah (HWH - 21:45) to Kathgodam (KGM - 09:30)2day

Reach Nainital - By Air

The nearest airstrip is at pantnagar (70Kms). Ocassional flights to pantnagar are available from delhi. Its a 2Hrs drive from pantnagar to nainital.

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Reach Nainital - By Road

By Road it takes about 7-8 Hrs to travel the distance between Delhi & Nainital (around 320Kms). Taxi's, Luxury Buses, State Transport Buses are the options to reach nainital by road. ISBT at delhi has daily morning & night services to nainital and same back to Delhi from Nainital.


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Group Facility

Single or double rooms are available for group leaders with attached bathrooms, while seprate dormitories available for girls & boys.

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Seprate Kitchen

We have sparate kitchen available for groups to cook there meals. Tea/Coffee is availabe at the kitchen.

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Dining Hall

Along the kitchen is available big hall for dining. The dining hall has a sitting capacity to accomodate around 60 persons at a time.

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As nainital is a popular hill station and parking is surely a mess at most of the hill stations, we have ample space for parking and accomodate guests personal vehicles.

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We have 105 beds in dormitories. A well seprate dormitories for girls accomodation and boys accomodation can be managed easily as per requirements.

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Sight Seeing

Nainital boasts of its natural beauty and one can go around lake- boating, walk, mountain hike and lots more.


Rates are as per Govt. of India Directives

Dormitory    Room    Toilet    Kitchen    Dining-Hall   

Dormitory Bed INR 80 (For Students) INR 120 (For Others)
Rooms INR 500 (2Nos) seprate room INR 750 (1No) seprate room

In Youth Hostel Nainital overnight charges are kept to the minimum, so that the youth with limited means can avail the boarding & lodging facility. The rooms at the hostel have been designed keeping you and also the dormitories has be planned to make youth travellers feel more then comfortable.
Rooms at the hostels are broken down into convenient sizes, so they can suit all types of groups and seprate rooms are there for group leaders.
A service charge of INR 50/- per vehicle will pe charged for utilizing parking space.
We dont offer parking for buses and mini vans.

Hostel Rooms & Dormitory Category:-
Dormitory Bed's Total - 105
Rooms 02 These rooms have attached bath & cable connection.
02 These rooms are common rooms with attached bath.

Hostel Policies - A set of rules & regulations :

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  1. The hostel warden's decision in respect to late hours entry shall be final and binding.

  2. Consumption of alcohol or any other intoxicant is strictly prohibited within the campus.

  3. Youth hostel is a non-smoking area.

  4. All meals and even tea & coffee has to be consumed and served at the dinning hall only.

  5. Everyone staying has to abide to self-service for cooking, serving, washing dishes or cleanliness.

  6. No hostel staff should me asked to serve meals or wash dishes.

  7. Food items already intimated to officials should be cooked in the kitchen.

  8. Chek-out time is 10:00AM and gate closing time is 10:00PM.

  9. Childres below 5Yrs of age are not permitted to stay at the hostel.

Places to visit nearby :


Place to Visit



How to reach

Places to sightseeing


Tiffin Top

2292 Mtrs


2Kms thru Jeep / Walk or Horse Ride

Himalayas & Nainital City


Lands end

2100 Mtrs


1Kms thru Jeep / Walk or Horse Ride

Jungle View / Khurpatal Village View


Him Darshan

2275 Mtrs


Jeep / Walk / Horse

Mid-Himalayan Range


Snow View

2270 Mtrs


3Kms thru Jeep / Walk or Horse Ride or Rope Way

Himalayan Peaks (Nanda Devi, Trishul, Nandakhaat, Pindari, etc)


Nyana Peak (China Peak)

2611 Mtrs


3Kms thru Jeep / Walk or Horse Ride

Highest point in Nainital. See Himalayan Range and Nainital city.


Camels Back

2500 Mtrs


Trek / Horse Ride

Nainital City


Hanuman Garhi

1950 Mtrs


Jeep / Bus / Walk

Hanuman Temple, Sunset View, Observatory nearby



2100 Mtrs


Jeep / Walk

Hilly environ animals & birds





Jeep / Bus / Walk

Flora n Fauna, Himalayan Range





Jeep / Bus / Walk

Lake, Village environ


Bhimtal, Saattaal, Naukuchiyataal, Ghorakhaal, Bhowali



Bus / Jeep

Lakes visit, Golu Devta’s temple, Fruit Market


One day trip



Bus / Jeep


Head Qtrs to Kumaon Regiment, Kalka Temple, Chubatiya Apple Garden, Chiliyanaula


One day trip



Bus / Jeep


District Head Qtrs., Himalayan Range, Chittai temple, Jageshwa


Two day trip



Bus / Jeep


Beautiful himalayan range


   Youth Hostel Nainital,
       Near Uttrakhand High Courts, Mallital
       Nainital, Uttrakhand - 263001
   Tel: 091-5942-236-353
   Mob: 091-8057-708-714
   Email: info@youthhostelnainital.in
   Email: yuthhstl4@gmail.com
   Website: www.youthhostelnainital.in

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