Are you planning a solo trip to Kashmir and searching for the best hotels where to stay? With this guide, you will have all the information about the best hotels for solo travellers in Kashmir.

Kashmir is one of the most popular travel destinations in India, The place is known as a natural paradise, surrounded by snow-capped mountains, freshwater lakes, rivers, and lush green valleys. It’s a perfect destination and second home for solo travellers

Your starting point will be from Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, known as the city of lakes. The city provides unique accommodations in Dal Lake as Houseboats and you can also experience Shikara rides they are small wooden boats that can take you around Dal Lake. Tourists can also experience many activities in Dal Lake such as swimming, fishing, water skiing, and kayaking.


Essential Tips for Solo Travellers to Choose the Best Hotels in Kashmir

Best Hotels in Kashmir for Solo Traveler

How to select a hotel in Kashmir as a solo traveller can be overwhelming. Firstly, you should consider your budget and the type of accommodation you prefer during your trip, such as a budget hotel or luxury hotel.

Once you have calculated a budget in your mind, you can research hotels that match your budget and preferences, next you can read reviews from previous guests and get ideas about the hotels their facilities and services. Do not forget to check the safety and security of the hotel like the 24-hour reception desk and CCTV cameras.

Finally, I have gone through deep research and handpicked the best hotels and houseboats in Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam, and Sonamarg, for solo travellers for males and females as follows below 

Srinagar Hotels and Houseboats

Best Hotels in Kashmir for Solo Travelers | Luxury in Solitude
Apple Orchard Resort & Spa

Srinagar is a vibrant and charming city of Kashmir Valley, If you are a solo traveller female or male and searching for a comfortable stay. Srinagar offers a traditional blend of Kashmiri hospitality with modern comfort of accommodation below I have reviewed some of the finest hotels and houseboats budget-friendly and luxury options that are tailored to meet your needs and preferences as follows:

Budget Friendly Hotels 
Luxury Hotels
Budget Friendly Houseboats 
Luxury Houseboats
goSTOPS Raj Bagh
Vivanta Dal View |
Houseboat New Suzan Dal Lake
Swan Group of Houseboats Dal Lake
Zostel Shalimar Ishbar Nishat
Vivanta Dal View | Kralsangri, Brein
R I E Heritage Group of Houseboats Dal Lake
Chicago Group of Houseboats Dal Lake
Walisons Hotel 1st Lane Boulevard Dalgate
The Lalit Grand Palace | Gupkar Road
New Bombay Heritage Group of Houseboats
WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats Nigeen Lake
Swiss Hotel Kashmir | 172 Old Gagribal Road Nehru Park
Radisson Srinagar | 11, MA Road
Houseboat Ambassador Dal Lake
New Jacquline Heritage Houseboats Nigeen Lake
Hotel Kashmir Inn | Khayam Chowk
Four Points by Sheraton | Badami Bagh Sonwar
House Boat New Lala Prince | Jhelum River
Mascot Houseboats Nigeen Lake
Hotel The Grand Mamta | Khonakhan Dalgate
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Lemon Tree Hotel Srinagar | 193 BB Cantt, Shiv Pora
Lake Victoria Houseboats Dal Lake
Butt’s Clermont Houseboats Nigeen Lake

Gulmarg Hotels

best Hotels in gulmarg for Solo Traveler
Hotel Hilltop Gulmarg

Gulmarg is a world-renowned destination known for Gondola cable car rides and snow skiing. The hill station offers the best hotels for solo ladies travellers and male travellers below we have listed and reviewed some of the best hotels in Gulmarg both range budget friendly and luxury hotels 

Budget Friendly Hotels 
Luxury Hotels
Roseland Cottage Gulmarg
The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa
The Nagview Cottage Gulmarg
The Vintage Gulmarg
Welcome Hotel Gulmarg
Hotel Hilltop Gulmarg
Zoop Hostel Gulmarg
Hotel Pine Spring Gulmarg
Hotel Poshwan Gulmarg
Grand Mumtaz Resorts Gulmarg

Pahalgam Hotels

best hotels in pahalgam for solo travelers
Radisson Golf Resort Pahalgam

Pahalgam is the most beautiful hill station in Kashmir and a popular tourist destination in India, the valley attracts tourists from all over the world. It is also famous for adventure activities such as trekking, hiking, and camping.

If you are planning a Solo trip to Pahalgam and thinking about where to stay I have made a small list of the best hotels for Solo travellers you can choose the hotel that suits you according to your budget. So scroll down and take a look at the list and find the perfect hotel to stay for your solo trip to Pahalgam.

Budget Friendly Hotels 
Luxury Hotels
L D Hut Pahalgam Main Market Pahalgam
Hotel Heevan Pahalgam
Hotel Palestine Main Market Pahalgam
Welcomhotel By ITC Hotels, Pine N Peak
Paradise Hotel Main Market Pahalgam
Radisson Golf Resort Pahalgam
Hotel Highlands Near Nathu’s Rasoi Pahalgam
Royal Hillton Pahalgam
Hotel Lal Kothi Baisaran Road Pahalgam
The Pahalgam Hotel

Sonmarg Hotels

best hotels in sonmarg for solo traveler
Lemon Tree Hotel Sonamarg

Sonmarg is a must-visit hill station and should be on your bucket list. It is located in the Ganderbal district and is known for its crystal clear river Sind, Kashmir Great Lakes Trek, and Tajiwas Glacier that is one the famous attractions of Kashmir Valley.

Whether you are travelling as a solo or in a group, and searching the web for the best hotels in  Sonmarg. The hill station offers many different accommodation options from hotels and guesthouses they offer a range of amenities such as comfortable rooms, and delicious food. Check below our tailor-made list of the best hotels for your upcoming solo trip to Sonmarg.

5* Luxury Hotels
4* Luxury Hotels
The LaLiT Grand Palace Srinagar
The Vintage Gulmarg
Vivanta by Taj Srinagar
Lemon Tree Hotel, Sonamarg
The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa Gulmarg
The Sultan Resort Sonmarg
Radisson Golf Resort Pahalgam
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Sonmarg
The Orchard Retreat & Spa, Srinagar
Hotel Hill Top Pahalgam

How to Travel Like a Pro Solo Traveller

Pack Wisely: Try to aim for a pack light that will make your journey easy and comfortable and ensure that you have packed essentials such as an ID card, Passport, Toiletries, Medicals and First aid kit. Finally label your luggage that way it can be identified if it gets lost.

Budget: Kashmir has all types of hotels and houseboats from luxury to budget friendly options so it’s my advice to set your budget accordingly before you start your journey.

Location: Always stay in a convenient location of town during a holiday where you can easily find Food, ATMs, Taxi, and Medical services.

Transport: You can easily travel around Kashmir during your Solo trip, for the tourists different types of transport are available such as Buses JKSRTC, Taxi, Auto Rickshaw, and Taxi Shikara in Dal Lake

Meet People: Where you travel across the world follow these tips during your solo vacation try to make new friends be open and friendly with everyone and keep smiling try to be a kind of meet and greet person 

Facebook Groups: One of the best ways for Solo travellers is social media. Opt some Facebook groups which are specially for Solo Travellers. It’s the best way to stay connected with other solo travellers for advice and tips. You can join with someone who is planning their holiday for the same destination.

Be aware of your surroundings. Kashmir is a safe place but it’s always advisable, during the trip, to make informed decisions, be aware of your surroundings and stay out of trouble and don’t hesitate to walk away if you feel uncomfortable.

Stay connected: Always keep your phone charged, and try to get a local SIM , share your itinerary with someone who is always in contact with you and keep updating regularly your location .


By following these tips, you can be assured of  your safety throughout the journey.

If you are thinking of planning a trip to Kashmir, these are some points you can keep in your mind, firstly decide on a budget, the travelling cost and the length of your trip as written above in this article Kashmir offers a range of accommodation from luxurious hotels to budget-friendly guesthouses. Once you determine the total cost of your trip, you should also keep account for all the expenses that you will spend during your trip by following these steps you will plan a well-organized solo trip to Kashmir.

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Wrapping it up!

Kashmir offers a wide range of accommodation options for solo travellers from budget friendly homestays to luxury resorts. It always advisable to plan your budget before your trip and book your accommodation in a convenient location. By following the tips I have mentioned in this article you will surely like a pro solo traveller and make your trip to Kashmir memorable. So pack your backpack book your Kashmir tour package to explore the most beautiful destination of India