Mystical embrace of earth and heaven, taking your  sense into the endless realm of blue sky where mind attains happiness and body discovers self contentment.

Hotel Skittsal - nestled below the charming village of Stok - a unique place to spend your holidays. The hotel is located in a tranquil oasis within walking distance from the Royal Stok Palace. Here the guest can enjoy the serene comfort of an expansive and wide Himalayan landscape and rediscover spirituality.


Behind its great traditional architecture you  find an attentive and personalized service and warm Ladakhi hospitality that will  make you feel at home.  To enjoy the spectacular view of the Indus valley and the surrounding mountains stay in one of our 24 well equipped rooms each with attached bathroom.

The hotel restaurant and garden café serve multinational dishes. Fresh vegetables are brought from the organic gardens of the village. In the evening try an open air dinner  with special Ladakhi delicacies under a sky studded with thousands of glittering stars.

Experience the  fascinating history of the Indus valley with its superb specimens of gompas, stupas and palatial buildings or stroll through the narrow streets of Leh where you can still feel the times when the caravans from Tibet passed through on their way to the hot  Indian valleys.

Hotel Skittsal provides a perfect base from which to explore the magic of Ladakh.         

sightseeing arrangements, airport pickups, candlelight dinners, 24 hour power backup, spacious parking facilities, travel-related assistance, phone and fax, doctor on call, luggage storage for trekking and mountaneering groups, laundry service, postal assistance.

For further information (mail or fax) see >contact page or use our >booking form


(Fotos: M. Offenberger/W. Tsering)   

U. Erny
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