Shantivan Inn - “where peace stays” is a beautiful and newly built hotel in Rishikesh located in Uttarakhand the northern part of India. It is surrounded by the magnificent Himalayas besides the holy river Ganga, making it an ideal location for a spiritual getaway.
The hotel Shantivan Inn is owned by Mrs. Gunjan Alwadhi and her idea to build this property was to reconnect people with nature. Her prime focus is to offer the best hospitality with a home away from home experience. Gunjan shares her thoughts and says “ Today’s life has become hectic and mundane and to build a certain lifestyle we have drifted away from the essence of mother nature and buried ourselves in mobile phones and laptops.” It is very important to break that chain of boredom once in a while and to rejuvenate ourselves.
Hotel Shantivan Inn is the perfect place, to spend some quality time with your family and enjoy a relaxing stay. The hotel is located away from the hustle-bustle of the city and truly justifies its name.
There are 18 rooms in the Shantivan Inn hotel. The rooms have been further categorized into three types. Deluxe rooms, Super Deluxe Room, and Family Suites all designed elegantly for a comfortable stay.
The rooms also offer some great scenic views of the Ganges, Rajaji national park, and Shivalik hills. A beautiful way to embrace and experience the essence of nature. The hotel also has ample space for car parking, which makes it easier for people to travel in their own car.
Shantivan Inn has a restaurant which is located on the fourth floor of the hotel. The food served in this restaurant is mouth-watering and that too at a reasonable price. The hotel doesn’t compromise in quality and taste of the food and truly believes in the statement “Atithi Devo Bhava” which means Guests should be considered equivalent to god.
The Hotel is also well equipped for meetings, conventions, events like birthdays, get together or family functions and conferences. There is a dedicated space for such functions on the ground floor of the hotel making it accessible for outside guests.
The beauty and divinity of Rishikesh attract a lot of tourists from all over the world. There are some famous places and markets like Triveni Ghat a place where devotees visit to take a dip in the morning and to experience the famous Ganga aarti in the evenings, the gigantic hanging bridge called Laxman Jhula, Tera Manzil Mandir, Ram Jhula, The Beatles Ashram, Rajaji tiger reserve for a wildlife safari, and many famous temples like Neelkanth Mahadev temple, Kunjapuri Temple, Shri Bharat Mandir and many more. Every temple is carved with beautiful architecture representing Indian culture in its purest form. Rishikesh is also famous for adventurous activities like river rafting in the Ganges and bungee jumping.
Best time to visit
The favorable months and the best time to visit the city are from October to March. Rishikesh is a religious place and has a large number of devotees traveling to the city around the year. The place is always lit up with the positive sounds of holy chants and lamps burning in the river Ganga during the evening aarti. So when visiting Rishikesh do make your stay at hotel Shantivan Inn and give a chance to Mrs. Alwadhi and her team to serve you by making your stay memorable.