List of 10 Homestays in North Bengal for a pleasant stay and wonderful experience

List of 10 Homestays in North Bengal for a pleasant stay and wonderful experience

The districts of, Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Malda, Uttar Dinajpur, Dakshin Dinajpur, Murshidabad and Cooch Behar form North Bengal. The main hub of tourism is the Dooars region in Jalpaiguri district and Darjeeling districts. There is a diversity of language and culture in North Bengal. The place is also a home to the mountain climbing Sherpas and Muslims who have been living and following their own customs and traditions. North Bengal has been a home to the famous one-horned rhino and numerous other species of animals and birds. Due to the improvement in communication links, the inflow of tourists into North Bengal is increasing at a rapid rate and it is hoped to increase more. North Bengal is an amazing and wonderful land waiting to be explored properly by the intrigued tourists. Here is a list of homestays that will make your stay pleasant and worthwhile in North Bengal.

1. Snowlion Homestay

Snowlion Homestay

The homestay is furnished with Tibetan artifacts and the portico at the entrance adds to the beauty of the place. The rooms are fully furnished and they provide a good hospitality. The rooms are cozy and clean. The homestay is perfectly suited for honeymooners.

Amenities: Free Wifi, free breakfast, Laundry service, child-friendly

Price (per night): 1800 Rs

Location: 27/A Gandhi Road, Darjeeling West Bengal

2. Happy Valley Homestay

Happy Valley Homestay

Happy Valley homestay provides cozy accommodations with free Wifi and a terrace. It is located about 15km from Tiger Hill and about 600m from Darjeeling town.

Amenities: Room service, continental breakfast, laundry

Price (per night): 2000Rs

Location: Lebong Cart Road, Darjeeling.

3. Seventy six miles homestay, Siliguri

Seventy six miles homestay, Siliguri

The best thing about this homestay is that it is pet-friendly. They provide Asian breakfast. They also have a terrace from where one can enjoy the scenic views. It is the most reasonably affordable homestay in North Bengal.

Amenities: pet-friendly, free Wifi, Free Parking.

Price (per night): 3000Rs

Location: Pradhan Nagar, Siliguri

4. Lasaya Homestay Siliguri

Lasaya Homestay Siliguri

The homestay is famous as it is located in one of the top rated places in Siliguri. The rooms are clean and tidy and there is a sun terrace providing scenic views of the mountains.

Amenities: Family rooms, free parking, Free Wifi.

Price (per night): 3000Rs

Location: Bishnumaya Sharma Road, Methibari, Siliguri

5. Sinclairs Retreat Dooars

Sinclairs Retreat Dooars

The homestay is located about 1.6 kilometers off the Chalsa Junction. It offers top quality rooms with patios and balconies which will enthrall you. There is an international restaurant that serves all kinds of continental dishes. The facilities and services that the homestay provides make it the best homestay in North Bengal.

Amenities: Free Parking, Laundry Service, International Restaurant, Hot Tub.

Price (per night): 5216Rs approx

Location: Chalsa Hill Top, Jalpaiguri, Chalsa West Bengal.

6. The Elgin, Darjeeling

The Elgin, Darjeeling

The hotel offers cozy accommodations with bike rental facilities.  An accessible terrace and garden are provided for the guests. It is the most enchanting homestay in North Bengal.

Amenities: Spa and wellness center, Free Wifi, free parking, room service and Bar

Price (per night): 11,500 Rs

Location: H.D Lama Road, Darjeeling.

7. Coelogyne Homestay Kurseong

Coelogyne Homestay Kurseong

They provide cozy rooms with fully equipped private bathroom with shower and free toiletries. The view of the sunrise from this place is mesmerizing. The fresh air emanating from this place will charm the guests and make them feel relaxed.

Amenities: BBQ, fireplace, ironing facility and free parking

Price (per night): 3000Rs

Location: Giddey Pahar Ashram, Kurseong Dist-Darjeeling

8. Green Lawn Cottage Darjeeling

Green Lawn Cottage Darjeeling

The homestay is best suited for nature lovers as the place offers private jungles, fireplace, and an open lawn. There is a stream nearby which adds to the beauty of the place.

Amenities: Wifi, kitchen, free parking, breakfast.

Price (per night): 2000Rs

Location: P.O Takling, Bara Mungwa, Darjeeling

9. Holumba Haven, Kalimpong

Holumba Haven, Kalimpong

The homestay offers well-furnished rooms equipped with western bathrooms attached. They have an orchid nursery that is admired by all the guests who come here.

Amenities: Free Parking, Laundry Service, and Child-friendly.

Price (per night):3000Rs approx

Location: Khasmahal, Kalimpong, West Bengal

10. Rangbhang Homestay

Rangbhang Homestay

It is an ideal place to stay especially for nature lovers as the serene environment offers peace and tranquility to the guests. The homestay is surrounded by orange trees. The rooms are clean and tidy and the hospitality is very heartwarming

Amenities: free parking, room service, restaurant, family rooms

Price (per night): 1718Rs approx

Location: school Dara, Mirik, Darjeeling.


North Bengal is known to be one of the most treasured tourist destinations in the world. The district of Darjeeling located in North Bengal is world famous for Tea as well as the scenic beauty. If you are planning a vacation to North Bengal do consider staying in one of the above-mentioned homestays and do not forget to share your experience in the homestay.