The gateway to North East India, Guwahati is Assam’s largest city and conveniently located en route the Kaziranga National Park. Our pick of the best places to stay in Guwahati are all ideally located for exploring the delights that this city has to offer.
Lying astride the Brahmaputra River and the foothills of the Shillong plateau, it provides impressive vistas.
Old Guwahati, bordering the river is packed with charming timber framed houses and is best explored by foot.
The region also plays host to some diverse wildlife including Asian elephants, pythons, Bengali tigers, the one horned rhino, guars (the largest extant bovine) and a sprinkling of rare migratory birds.
Our pick of the best places to stay in Guwahati are all ideally located in the heart of town.
Still not sure which to book? Browse through our list of the best places to stay in Guwahati to start to plan your trip, or look further afield and check out all our Assam recommendations. Or contact one of our friendly gurus for advice.
A quaint guesthouse in Guwahati’s Old Quarter, just a three-minute walk from the Brahmaputra River. Homely, charming and an ideal stop-off on your way to Kaziranga.