List of top 10 best homestays in Leh Ladakh

Exploring Leh Ladakh makes one elated to the point of exhaustion, thus rest is equally important to recharge one’s energy and spirits, whether think of a cozy bed, hot bath, or delicious Ladakhi cuisine, Leh Ladakh homestays are host to all luxuries. Nothing matches up to the hospitality and warmth of a homestay, for once these properties seem like a home in a faraway world, surrounded by magical gardens and the sweetest people. The real essence of Leh Ladakh is in its people and culture, and a Ladakhi homestay is a perfect blend of both, and that too at a reasonable price. All these properties are suitable for work from home in Leh, as most of them are owned and operated by local families so you won’t feel isolated, and a home-cooked meal will keep your stomach in its best spirits. 


We have curated a list of the Best homestays in Leh Ladakh, which are skillful in service and offer the most comfortable stay with surreal views and finger-licking food. Following are the homestays with price and ratings – an

1.Tukchu Homestay 

Tukchu Heritage Homestay is one of the oldest operating homestays in Leh, with wide rooms, serene surroundings, and professional hospitality it is most loved by the visitors. If you want to experience authentic Ladakhi living, Tukchu Homestay is the ideal place, as being in business for almost a hundred years it has managed to carry on and preserve the culture and architecture of Ladakh within its walls. The food is authentically home-cooked and from organic supplies. 

Tukchu homestay is just within a walking distance of Shanti Stupa and other tourist attractions, hence more convenient for travelers. 


Google Ratings: 4.7 

Known for: Cleanliness and service


2. Jimmy Homestay

The place is a perfect justification for the word “home”, with adoring owners and homegrown food, you will find yourself in a “home away from home”. The homestay has splendid views of snow-capped mountains, so it would be a good idea to climb up the terrace and enjoy a cup of coffee up there. You will be exhilarated to see their gardens, especially during full bloom. The rooms are filled with sunlight and fresh air, the plates are decorated with simple mouthwatering home delicacies. Jimmy homestay is within walking distance from the market, so you shall have no inconvenience of traveling back and forth from the main city to your rooms. 


Trip Advisor Ratings: 4.5 

Known for: Gardens and food

3. Deskit Villa


A Ladakhi architecture standing in the middle of glistening farms and Poplar trees, the Deskit Villa Boutique hotel and guest house offers the best stay for travelers away from the city in the meadow of nature. Deskit constitutes a villa constructed in pure Ladakh architecture with spacious rooms and sitting gardens. You can also stay in their boutique hotel with individual sunny rooms which are fully equipped for a comfortable stay.

While your eyes will soak the mesmerizing interiors and views of the countryside, your mouth will be flattered by tasty Ladakhi food made with organically grown vegetables. Deskit villa is located in Sankar village which is only 3 Km away from Leh city. 


Google Ratings: 4.1 

Known for: architecture, hospitality, and organic gardens 

Link: https://www.tripadvisor.in/Hotel_Review-g297625-d676268-Reviews-Deskit_Villa_Boutique_Hotel_Guest_House-Leh_Leh_District_Ladakh_Jammu_and_Kashmir.html

4. Chubi Sponbo Guest House


Made in Ladakhi architecture, the place is ideal for eco-friendly accommodations. Surrounded by personally maintained organic gardens, which supply fresh vegetables and fruits for homemade Ladakhi delicacies. You will love the ambiance and home-like feel of the property. The location of Chubi Sponbo is perfect as it is not too far away from the main city, nor too close to be affected by the hustle-bustle. Be ready to be spoiled by the distinguished service of the property owners. It is one of the Best Leh homestays, where you can also plan work from home. 


Google Rating: 4.4 

Known for: Food and scenic views 

 5. Gangba Homestay

 Family-running homestay in Leh, well maintained and up-kept this homestay never disappoints the expectations of its guest, with dreamy views of glaciers, crystal clear night views, and family-friendly policies, you will witness a proper Ladakh lifestyle. They have self-owned farmland and lush green space, where you can just lie down and soak in the sun, while the leaves of poplar rustle to the dancing winds. Adding a cherry on top, you can even self-cook in their kitchen. Remember, the place strictly prohibits smoking and drinking within the property. 


Google ratings: 4.4 

Known for: Child-friendly environment 

6. Hidden leaf homestay


As the name suggests this beautiful homestay is located right between the woods, so here your day will begin with the sweet chirping of birds and a breath of fresh air. The rooms are spacious and breezy with the full luxury of modern conveniences, if you are planning a long term stay in Ladakh, hidden leaf homestay is a good option as it is very close to the main city, and you will get dedicated management that treats you with delicious food, weather Ladakhi or simple. The rates are also very reasonable. 


Google ratings:

Known for: Super hospitality and dedicated service

7. Nezer view homestay


The property perfectly camouflages with the surrounding mountains, as if a part of them, and well it sure is. With grey walls and their beautifully carved wooden sides, this place gives off the ambiance of royalty and class. The rooms are well maintained and clean equipped with modern amenities for your comfortable stay. When you will dine right in front of the open kitchen, do soak in the fragrance of home-cooked organic food and get fully assured by the quality and taste. The terrace gives off the stunning views of nearby places like Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace, and of course the magnanimous snow-capped mountains. The management and especially the owner of the homestay are well-loved by the guests, due to their service and heartwarming nature. The property is close to the main city. 


Google ratings: 5 

Known for: beautiful architecture and servicing

8. Noble house stay

 Located in a quiet and serene corner of Leh city, this property is traditional architecture blended with the modern way of hospitality. Located five minutes away from the market, it provides guests with the best location which is neither crowded nor noisy despite being so close to the main city. The rooms are good and maintained, you can log in to their Wifi and work on the balcony while enjoying views of lush green gardens and snow-capped mountains. 


Google ratings: 4.3 

Known for: Good service

9. Sarang homestay:


Located at Tukcha Main road, this humble accommodation comprises warmth and a cozy stay for its guests. The place is in close proximity to the main city and offers well-maintained rooms within the budget. At the entrance, you will find a cute statue of a laughing buddha radiating wealth and happiness to all the visitors, do click a picture with it. The beddings and stay are well organized by the management of the place and provide good assistance. 


Google rating: 5 

Known for: clean rooms and fine assistance 

10. Zeejeed palace 


Zeejeed palace is a perfect property for you if your topmost priority is to find accommodation near main tourist attractions and the main city. It is just 400 meters away from Shanti Stupa and 1.2 Km away from the main market. Zeejeed palace has all basic amenities like private parking spaces, and clean and maintained rooms plus it is close to the airport too. In case you are in no mood to eat Ladakhi delicacies, they provide the option of American and vegetarian breakfast as well. The main highlight of the place is displayed in its garden views, which have a bounty of homegrown vegetables and flowers which amplifies the colors of the place. It is a budget homestay, and you can plan a long-term stay in Leh in this property without spending too much. 


Google ratings: 4.2

Known for: Budget option and service