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The Hosteller
SHANGARH, SAINJ VALLEY

A cozy property located bang next to the great and lush Shangarh meadows, this backpacker hostel is the best place to be when looking for an offbeat and wonderful r....

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AMENITIES

Indoor games

Indoor games

Common area

Common area

Power backup

Power backup

Parking

Parking

CCTV

CCTV

Front desk

Front desk

Housekeeping

Housekeeping

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

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AVAILABILITY

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WHY YOU'LL LOVE IT HERE

Offbeat & peaceful

Offbeat & peaceful

The hostel is a haven for people looking to get away from the hustle of the cities and truly indulge in some nature therapy.

Inside the GHNP ecozone

Inside the GHNP ecozone

Located right inside the lush green Great Himalayan National Park ecozone, Shangarh is a haven for nature lovers.

The great meadows

The great meadows

Famous and magical, the expansive Shangarh Meadows are at walking distance from the hostel. Perfect for strolls.

Camping & trekking

Camping & trekking

Take the opportunity to trek up the gorgeous trails of Raktisar, Jiwa Nala, Sarikanda, Serolsar Lake and more.

LOCATION

Chandigarh Railway station - 273 km. One can reach from this train station to the hostel using local cabs or buses.

Bhuntar Bus stand is 51 km from the hostel and one can reach from this bus station to the hostel using local cabs (tentative fare: 1800/- by cab).

The closest airport is the Bhuntar Airport (Kullu Manali Airport) which is 51 km away from The Hosteller Shangarh. You may hire local cabs from the airport. They charge on the basis of km driven & waiting time. - You may also opt for a prepaid taxi which would charge you around INR 3500.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Check In

Check In

1 PM

Check In

Check Out

11 AM

Check In

Guest Visit

10 AM - 8 PM

Check In

Cafe

9 AM - 3 PM & 6 PM - 12 AM

Check In

Reception

8 AM - 12 AM

Check In

Common Area

24 Hours

Strictly mandatory to follow all Covid guidelines as mandated by GOI at all times during the stay. For more details, refer to our policies.

We have a doctor, ambulance, or such facilities on call in case of any emergency.

All common spaces at the hostel are CCTV secured.

What is the location of The Hosteller Shangarh, Sainj Valley?

The Hosteller Shangarh, Sainj Valley is located in Shangarh, Sainj Valley, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh 175134.

Which is the nearest airport?

There are several available flights for Kullu Airport, Bhuntar from New Delhi and other domestic airports.

Which is the nearest railway station?

Nearest big railway station is Ambala. From Ambala, one can reach Shangarh which is around 415 kms by following this route: Ambala – Kharad Bypass – Ropar – Keerat Pur Sahib – Swarghat – Bilaspur – Sunder Nagar – Mandi – Aut tunnel (take right before start of tunnel) – Sainj – Ropa – Shangarh.

What is the best time to visit Shangarh?

The best time to visit Sainj Valley is in the winter, in January, and in the summer, from April to June.

Does The Hosteller Shangarh, Sainj Valley have a cafe?

Yes, we have an in-house cafe in The Hosteller Shangarh, Sainj Valley.

Is the hostel pet friendly?

Yes, the hostel is pet friendly. However, pets are allowed in the private rooms only. Not in the dorms.

Is smoking allowed inside the property?

Smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking areas and not in any rooms or indoor common areas.

Are there lockers in the dorms?

We provide lockers in the dormitories only. Every bed has an attached locker for guests to keep their valuables. It is advised that you carry a lock for the locker if needed. However, availing a padlock from the reception will be subject to availability and at an additional cost. It is advised that you carry a lock.

Does the hostel have Wifi?

We have good wifi which is suitable for workation.

What are some things to do in Shangarh.

Hike or take a stroll. Apple orchards. Bhantia Temple. Chharbra sunrise and sunset point.

Does the hostel have AC in rooms?

No, air conditioning is not available at the hostel as the weather remains pleasant throughout the year.

Do the rooms have attached washroom?

Yes, all rooms and dorms have attached washroom.

Does the hostel have parking?

Yes, but the parking is subject to availability.

Is breakfast included in the room rate?

If breakfast is included, it will display "Breakfast Included" below the room type. If it is not mentioned, breakfast is not included.

Is the hostel available for special events?

Yes, you can send an email to contact@thehosteller.com

Is power backup available in your property?

Yes, power backup is available.

Are all the mobile networks available at the property?

Jio network works well.

WHAT HOSTELLERS SAY

428 Reviews

5.0

Ambience

5.0

Location

4.5

F&B

5.0

Staff

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Gandhi

Group

Small and content place. Very well LIT! Shaunak and Aman - you both are amazing human beings and love the way they make every individual comfortable during their stay! You guys are missed!

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Harish

Solo

Location is very good and very clean.

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Vaibhavi

Group

Extremely beautiful location and nice property. The best about this particular hostel is the staff. They are very supportive and helpful. Loved my stay here. Gonna visit again

POLICIES

The Hosteller is a chain of backpacker hostels and is well suited for young backpacking travellers. As a brand, we do not recommend families and do not allow all those below 18 years of age to stay with us, nor do we allow admission of kids or infants under 18 years old, even if travelling with legal guardians.

Guests with local IDs are allowed in this property.

Visitor (Non-resident guests) timings: 10 AM to 8 PM only. In case the guest wants to meet the visitor, they can do so in our waiting area or common spaces. Note, visitors are not allowed inside any of the rooms, at any time.

Drugs/Substance/Alcohol abuse is STRICTLY prohibited at all our hostels. In case anyone is found possessing or consuming drugs/alcohol during their stay, strict action shall be taken against him/her and the person would be asked to vacate the hostel immediately and would be blacklisted from staying at our hostels forever.

All our hostels have dedicated smoking areas. Smoking inside the dorms is strictly prohibited.

We cannot guarantee accommodation in the same dorm room in the case of 3 or 4 people travelling together. Allocation of a room in a specific private room category may vary depending on availability. That will strictly be subject to availability until the time of check-in.

The Hosteller's Unbox Cafe serves vegetarian options. To maintain the backpacking culture and community spirit we promote self service in all our cafes.

    The Hosteller Shangarh is pet friendly.

The Hosteller reserves the right to admission based on the discretion of the management.

For all guest-related policies, refer to the policies which can be located on the main page.