Historically referred to as the residence of the Maharaja of Pilibhit, The Naini Retreat Hotel is among the best heritage hotels located in Nainital near the lake. The hotel is situated on the picturesque Ayarpatta Slopes, providing a breathtaking view of the Naini Lake at an altitude of 1,995 meters.This luxury hotel, a strikingly beautiful palatial building, embodies an old-world charm along with visible impressions of contemporary luxury. If you are wondering what awaits you here, then you will be glad to know that we offer royally furnished bedrooms, the best luxury rooms and suites in Nainital, that exude new age grandeur and hospitality. Our friendly staff are ever ready to assist you throughout your stay. For an intimate and exceptional dining experience, we serve a variety of Indian, Mughlai, Chinese and Continental cuisines in our dining rooms that overlook lush green landscapes and winding valleys. We take pride in offering the best Kumaon food for our guests. Not to disappoint our business and corporate guests, the hotel provides exclusive services to host business conferences and meetings in our spacious conference halls, the best conference halls in Nainital.

The Himalayan hotel re-awakens the pleasures of living - you are welcome to take a trek into the mountains, go on a golfing date at the regal hundred-year-old Raj Bhawan Golf Course, enjoy a special cultural evening featuring performances by traditional Kumaoni artists or take a yacht ride at the highest sailing club in the world.Dining at The Naini Retreat Hotel is an exceptional experience. Get set to enjoy a treasure trove of gourmet delights that we serve you at our picturesque outdoor setting overlooking the Naini Valley or at our multi-cuisine restaurant that offers a sumptuous variety of Indian, Mughlai, Chinese and Continental cuisines. We also take pride in offering the specialities of Kumaon region, a favourite feature on the menu.A known name in the spa industry , Tattva Spa expands its wellness services to the tourists and residents of Nainital. Experience a complete exotic menu of body massages and spa therapies in a soothing serene atmosphere at the best spa in Nainital.

Visit us to melt away stress and calm your nerves.Today, more and more people are turning to Ayurveda to de-stress and revitalise. The Naini Retreat Hotel, Nainital, offers the best Ayurveda treatments as well as spa and wellness treatments. We invite you to discover a newer you as our highly trained therapists work magic on you with products made from pure Indian herbs, natural creams, Indian aromatherapy oils and special ingredients.


The Naini Retreat Hotel, Nainital, offers guests the beauty and charm of the old world along with redefined new age grandeur and hospitality. Recently refurbished, the royally furnished rooms and designer suites welcome you to indulge in a breathtaking experience. The enchanting ambience, the exquisite selection of furnishings and personalized services are a treat that most travellers will cherish for a lifetime.

Superior Room - Furnished with contemporary decor, Superior Rooms offer a luxurious and relaxing stay. The rooms come with wooden flooring and are outfitted with all standard amenities to provide you the most comfortable stay.

Garden Room - Garden Rooms are among our best rooms in the hotel. The rooms come with access to the garden and a private sit-out with garden chairs. All you need to do is soak in the sun with a book or just gaze at the night-time stars and enjoy the enchanting ambience of this palatial hotel. Feel free to enjoy the live band playing in the garden every evening from the sit-out itself.

Duplex Room - Duplex Rooms are attic suites perfect for families with small kids. The rooms come with an attic floor with two extra beds. The large bay windows offer the views of a beautiful landscaped garden - offering you the perfect venue to unwind.

Suite - Suites come with a separate bedroom and a living room. Our living rooms are spacious and come with a sofa. Unwind in our rooms as they offer you stunning views of oak, pine, rhododendron and dense vegetation.

Lake-front Room - The rooms with private sit-outs are set along a line of trees facing the Naini Lake. Enjoy the magnificent views of Nainital Valley and Hills sitting out in the sun or take a walk along the trees and have a stupendous view of the Naini Lake. The rooms are furnished with all modern comforts and amenities and are ideal for a relaxing holiday in the hills.

Naini Royal Room - Maharaja Wing was earlier the royal residence at The Naini Retreat. It is secluded from the main wing of the hotel giving an uplifted maharaja like experience. The wing has Five rooms with its own concierge and private library giving a magnificent view overlooking the lake. Our hospitality delivered with warmth and sincerity ensures your stay here is luxurious and unforgettable.

Hotel & Room facilities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Backup generator
  • Breakfast services
  • Laundry services
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Luggage storage
  • Doctor on call
  • Parking(free)
  • Restaurant
  • Travel counter
  • Attached Bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • H/C running water
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini Bar
  • Swimming pool
  • Premium bedding
  • Reading lamps
  • Room heater
  • Daily newspaper
  • Television-Room
  • Wakeup-calls
  • Coffee/Tea maker