A trip to the stunning mountainous destination of Himachal Pradesh must be complemented with the perfect stay. And no, we aren’t talking about swanky resorts or cosy homestays that offer mountain views. We’re bringing your attention to a picturesque fort in Himachal that’s been transformed into a renowned heritage hotel. Welcome to Nalagarh Fort, nestled at the foothills of the Himalayas, it’s an expansive 20-acre property that offers you a dollop of history and a sprinkle of royalty
Nalagarh Fort Boasts Of Mughal Style Architecture
Built in the year 1421 by Raja Bikram Chand, this Nalagarh Fort houses several structures that follow the Mughal style of architecture. Surrounded by lush greenery, this has now been converted into a Mughal styled heritage hotel. With forests, orchards and five different levels, this heritage hotel has royalty written all over. The conference hall of the fort called Diwan-E-Khas was constructed in 1618 AD by Raja Sansar Chand . Today, it offers guests a chance to break away from the monotony and breathe in the fresh breeze from the Shivalik Hills and take a stroll in the manicured lawns.
Stay In Luxurious Rooms That Offer Stunning Mountain Views
Nalagarh Fort has 35 rooms that are all available to guests. It offers 3 different types of accommodation- Deluxe Rooms, Family Suites and Suites. The Deluxe Rooms are equipped with modern amenities and large windows that boast stunning views of the Shivalik hills and the Sirsa River. The Family Suites are perfect for hosting a whole family. The rooms are luxurious rooms and huge. Suites are the best rooms of Nalagarh Fort. It’s cosy and ensures guests get total privacy to breathe in the gorgeous surroundings. The price for a deluxe for two adults starts from ₹4500 per night. The Family Suites and Suite Rooms are priced at ₹6000 and ₹5500 respectively.
Relax In The Outdoor Pool & Enjoy Meals At The Dining Room
One of the best aspects of Nalagarh Fort has to be the mountain views. You just can’t have enough of it. This Mughal style heritage hotel has a tennis court in the mountains and even an outdoor swimming pool. You can wake up to unending mountain views and let it envelop you. The family-friendly hotel also has a children’s playground and a fitness centre. Apart from this guests can pamper themselves with delicious Indian and Continental food at The Dining Room. This is their lavish in-house hotel. A large bar at the hotel will indulge visitors with a wide array of liquors.
So, travel enthusiasts, do visit Nalargarh Fort with your loved ones in the months from March to October. This would be the best time to visit this heritage hotel and enjoy stunning mountain views. Make sure you wear masks, maintain social distancing and take all the necessary precautions. Travel when safe!