Looking for an out of the box yet captivating accommodation choice in Shillongthat offers the scenic site along with best in class facilities, then the Hybrid cottagesoffered at RiKynjai Resortshould be an ideal choice. The hybrid cottages feature the unique architecture of the traditional Khasi cottages. Supported on tall circular stilts, these hybrid cottages portray the transition from tradition to modernity with an unusual interpretation of the upturned of the upturned boat roof in metallic thatch fused to modern gables. Offering a unique yet spacious living space, these cottagesare intelligently designed as well as stylishly furnished. The cottages provide state of the art modern amenities and facilities to ensure that the experience is both unique as well as comfortable. The amenities include en-suite bathroom with 24 hours hot & cold running water, fan, premium bedding,sofa seating area, television with cable channels, dressing table and many more.All the rooms are ventilated, well lit and maintain proper cleanliness standards.
Ri Kynjai Shillong
U.C.C. Road, Umniuh Khawn, Ri Bhoi, Shillong, India 793001 View Map
- U.C.C. Road, Umniuh Khawn, Ri Bhoi, Shillong
Ri Kynjai Serenity by The Lake is a luxury property that is situated overlooking the breathtaking view of the Umiam Lake in Shillong. The property is spread over 45 acres of land surrounded by bounty of nature and has a unique architecture overall. The hotel’s name Ri Kynjai means 'the land of serene environs’ and it stands true due its location advantage. The property is easily reachable with an approximate distance of 75 km from Guwahati Railway Stationand 105 km from Guwahati Airport. Combined with modern convenience and luxury, it is an ideal property for travelers looking for a great place to spend their vacations amidst eco-centric culture and captivating architecture. As far as accommodation option is concerned, Ri Kynjai offers17 well appointed rooms and cottages each of which are aesthetically designed and feature superior comfort.
Ri Kynjai apart from enjoying captivating location advantage also offers impeccable on site facilities. It features a multi cuisine restaurant and bar that also serves local dishes to ensure that guests do not miss out anything on the dining front. At the garden level are the conference facilities with a panoramic view of the lake, hills and forest for a perfect business meeting or trip. The resort has in house emporium showcase of textiles and crafts from around the Northeast. Also, the in house state - of - the - art equipped spa offers traditional Khasi massage and herbal treatments. Evenings in Ri Kynjai end in a pageantry of color and rhythms of folk music and dance, providing a glimpse of the diversity of the Northeastern tribes and their unique cultures.
- Restaurant/ Coffee Shop
- Car Rental
- Room Service
- Laundry Service
The six intricately designed superior rooms feature architectural styles which harmonizes and synergizes your stay perfectly with the idyllic natural surroundings. Each room includes a sleeping and living area, bathroom, dressing room, and opens out to a balcony where you can relax and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake and the rising sun. The fireplace in the living - bedroom area, adds a cozy intimacy to cool nights. The meticulously planned ceiling, walls and floorings provide a glimpse of the diversity of the Northeastern tribes and their unique cultures. Each room is loaded with all modern facilities such as cable TV, dressing table, telephone, premium bedding, room service etc. The attached bathrooms include 24 hours hot/cold shower facilities or a bathtub in some.
The other six spaciously designed supreme rooms feature the Khasi architecture combined with a perfect blend of modern facilities. Overlooking the azure waters of the Umiam Lake, the elegantrooms comes with a sleeping and living area, attached bathroom, a dressing room, and a balcony where you can relax and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake and the rising sun. Bedroom area or the living areas comprise of a fireplace that add warmth to the overalls staying experience in these rooms. Each room is loaded with all modern facilities such as cable TV, dressing table, telephone, premium bedding, room service etc. The attached bathrooms include 24 hours hot/cold shower facilities or a bathtub in some. The rooms are sure to provide you with a relaxing holiday experience.
Sao-Aiom (four seasons)
RiKynjaifeatures an in houserestaurant and bar, called the Sao Aiom which means ‘four seasons’ in Khasi. Guests one can enjoy array of dishes during their stay. The multi cuisine restaurantis located at the garden level with a panoramic view of the lake, hills and forest.The menu caters to the lip smacking local flavors of the Northeastern specialtiesleaving the diners wanting for more.The restaurant serveswell craftedIndian and Continental cuisine which are prepared and served fresh. Theelegant ambience whichis close to the nature around the scenic view of the hills is very promising. The restaurant at RiKynjai Resort offers the scope for the tourists to indulge in the pleasure of the well cooked dishes while spending time on an exotic holiday with friends or family.
Distance from Airport
- Guwahati Airport-119 km
Distance from Railway Station
- Guwahati railway station-104 km
Distance from Top Attractions in the Area
- Butterfly Museum-88.4 km
- Elephant Falls-13.5 km
- Shillong Peak-12.8 km
- Number of restaurants-1
- No pets are allowed
- Minimum check-in age of guest is 18 years
- Government-issued photo id is needed during check-in