If you wish to have a comfortable AND eco-friendly stay while you are in Leh, Ladakh, the LEDeG Hostel is probably your best bet. The hostel has 12 rooms with passive solar heating for warmth even in the winter months.
The hostel is located at a foot hill with a clear view of the Shanti Stupa on one side and snow capped Greater Himalayas on the other. The beautiful Leh palace on the top of a hill makes the view from the courtyard picturesque.
Breakfast and Dinner can be had with a candid conversation with the Ladakhi staff on all days (except sundays). The hostel has a kitchen which can be used for personal cooking.
The hostel has a TV for entertainment. The rooms are warm with and comfortable. There is space for 28 people. It is a uni sex hostel but different rooms can be provided for men and women when required.
A community solar water heater is installed in the courtyard for hot water all round the year. Hot water bucket baths and eco-friendly traditional toilets Traditional Ladakhi toilets and solar-passively heated bathrooms with sun-heated running water available in the summers.
Solar powered electricity is available 24 hours.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Breakfast not included
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free Parking
- Linen Included
- Meals Available
- Non Smoking
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
1. No smoking
2. No drinking.
3. Lights off at 11 pm (Electricity is produced in-house using solar power. Thus we need to conserve power so that we can have electricity if the next day is dull)
4. No high power electronics like heaters and hair driers.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Ask any taxi guy to take you to Ecology Hostel, under Shanti Stupa.
Walking directions to the market will be shown by hostel staff on arrival.
1. From the airport they charge around Rs180-200, to get taxi very easy from the airport.taxi charges.
2. bus stand is in not far from. fare is around Rs 80-100.
3. our main office is in market and mostly every local people knows it.
Away from the commerce of the main bazaar, the hostel has an enviable location situated under the Shanti Stupa (spectacular view of the town), and 3 minutes walk from the Tisseru Gompa. At the same time, within 5-minuteswalk to the numerous eateries/restaurants of the bustling Changspa area.