Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand is one of the Panch Prayags where the Alaknanda and the Mandakini confluence. Rudraprayag is on NH58 on the way to Badrinath and a beautiful place besides being a pilgrimage spot for devotees of Lord Shiva. You will find a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Chamunda Devi temple, Koteshwar temple, Kartik Swami temple and Basukedar temple all in the vicinity. The Sandhya aarti at Rudraprayag is a beautiful sight. Staying here for a day or two can be a delightful experience. Here are some hotels to consider, ranging from budget to 3 stars.
Hotels in Rudraprayag
Rudraprayag Hotel List
GMVN Tourist Rest House
The tourist rest house in Syalsaur falls in the medium category. Located on the bank of Mandakini, the hotel offers 14 deluxe rooms and 4 AC rooms. One can enjoy basic amenities like TV, hot water and attached bathroom besides a wonderful view.
GMVN Tourist Rest House Tilwara
The GMVN Tourist Rest House in Tilwara falls in the budget category and tourists can enjoy a delightful stay in small huts that are well maintained and with all basic facilities. There is a restaurant in the premises and hot water facility too. This tourist lodge opens only in summer.
Located in Rudraprayag, Hotel Mandakini is one of the better hotels with internet facility, 24 rooms with attached bath, coffee maker, air conditioning and a television. There is laundry facility, breakfast and travel assistance for those who need these services. However tariff is steep at around Rs 3000.
Maya Deep Herbal Resort
Maya Deep resort is located about 61 km from Rudraprayag and has 10 rooms with attached bathroom with hot and cold running water. This is a mid-category hotel with tariffs starting from Rs 1500.
Hotel Jwalpa Palace
Located on the main Badrinath Highway, Hotel Jwalpa Palace is expensive with tariffs at Rs 6000. The rooms have balconies and one has a great view of the vista. Guests can dine in the in-premise multi-cuisine restaurant. Each room has double bed, TV, bathroom and hot and cold running water.
Hotel Snow View
Located right in Chopta, Hotel Snow View has fine rooms with the usual amenities and a restaurant besides room service. Tariff is rather steep at around Rs 4000 but some guests may find it worth the price.
Located on the Badrinath highway, Hotel Suri is just 1 km from the main bus stand. The hotel offers 15 rooms with air conditioner, TV, attached bath, telephone and other services such as laundry. It is surprisingly affordable with tariffs starting at Rs 1350, making it a hotel that is recommended for everyone on a budget.
Sachin is on Badrinath road and tariff starts at Rs 3000 so one would expect better rooms and amenities. It does not disappoint with TV, DVD player, telephone, heater and attached bath besides laundry and other services. There is a fine restaurant that serves vegetarian food.
GMVN Rudraprayag Tourist Bungalow
If you want modest accommodation this is the right place in Rudraprayag, just a half kilometre from the main bus stand. It offers 10 deluxe rooms and 4 AC rooms. It has decent rooms and no frills amenities as well as services but at Rs 1200 it is a bargain.
GMVN Jakholi Rest House
Even more affordable at Rs. 500, the tourist rest house in Jakholi village is for the budget minded. It offers 4 deluxe rooms, 4 economy rooms and dormitory beds. The dormitory has a common bathroom while the rooms have attached bath. Pilgrims will find this the best place to stay because of its low cost.
GMVN Tourist Rest House Chandrapuri
This rest house is on the Kedarnath road and offers deluxe huts as well as dormitory facility, 5 rooms with 4 beds in each and one economy room but it is 24 km from the main Rudraprayag bus stand. Enjoy peace and quiet here if that is what you are after.
Mayadeep Farm House Homestay
Located in Ganesh Nagar, just 15 km from Kedarnath Road, this is a beautiful and charming place. Cost of accommodation is Rs 1000 and includes tea, breakfast and dinner. One can enjoy a rural experience since there are cows in the premises and natural setting all around.
Located in Rudraprayag, Pinaki Resort is affordably priced with tariffs starting at Rs 1100. It is part of a hotel chain and as such one can expect professional management. It is located close to the main market and offers 18 deluxe and super deluxe rooms with attached bath, hot and cold water and wardrobe. Guests can enjoy delicious meals in the in-house restaurant.
If you want a 3 star hotel, Pushpdeep Grand is right there in Rudraprayag. Guests can take their pick from AC as well as non-AC rooms. There is WI-FI facility in the hotel and other facilities include car parking. There are 33 rooms which are clean and comfortable. There is 24 hour hot and cold water, satellite TV and telephone facility for pilgrims who desire to enjoy a good stay.
Monal Resort is on the Badrinath road. This is a 3 star luxury resort offering classy rooms. There are 52 rooms that include AC, family suite and deluxe rooms. There are also a few 4 bedded rooms that are perfect for families. In addition, the hotel also offers 8 dormitories, each with 6 beds. Turant is the in-house restaurant offering a delicious spread of cuisines. One can enjoy meals on the lawns. It is an idyllic getaway and a place to relax while on pilgrimage.
AR Resort is a 2 star hotel located at a distance in Gauchar on Badrinath Road and offers well-appointed rooms with modern amenities like attached bath, wood flooring and TV. There are 44 rooms including AC, air-cooled rooms and 4 VIP suites. Each room has a balcony with a great view of the Alaknanda.
If you are on a pilgrimage you need not worry about accommodation. From dormitory to 3 star, you can take your pick from these hotels in Rudraprayag.