Alchi village does not have many sleep options. But still, it has at least seven accommodations given the size of the village.
- Alchi Resort
- Choskar Guesthouse and Camping Site
- Dil Dil Homestay
- Hotel Lower Ladakh
- Hotel Samdupling
- Potala Hotel and Restaurant
- Zimskhang Holiday Home
Types of Rooms
The village mainly offers standard-single and standard-double rooms with attached baths. Zimskhang also has deluxe-single and deluxe-double rooms. An extra bed can be accommodated in the rooms for additional fee.
Alchi does not have high-end hotels.
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The mid-end hotel room price starts from INR 1,350 per night, per person for the European plan (EP). Rates for all three meal plans are available.
Extra charges may include VAT and / or luxury tax of 10%. For example, Zimskhang levies VAT of INR 30 per head.
Alchi Resort increased tariff by about 10% for all meal plans for the 2014 season compared to the last year.
Potala increased the room rates by more than 68% in 2014 over the previous year (INR 800 per night, per person to INR 1,350 per night, per person).
Guesthouse and home stay are definitely economical than hotels and give an opportunity to mingle with local community.
Reason to Smile
Limited choices for stay have an upside too: no visual pollution, no overcrowding, and no unhealthy competition for local resources.