Sheen Woods Chalets , Gulmarg
Set inside the wildlife sanctuary, this upmarket hotel is a 10-minute walk from the Gulmarg Gondola cable cars. It’s also 2.7 km from the Indian Institute of Skiing and Mountaineering. Stylish rooms and suites with wood panelling and warm Indian furnishings come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and desks. Upgraded rooms add extra living spaces with sofas. There’s 24-hour room service.