GREAT FOR

    A couple or a small group of family and friends visiting Sikkim and looking to stay in the lap of nature will love these beautiful heritage garden cottages. If you’re an adventure junkie or someone who’s just looking for a quiet escape in the hills, this place will be perfect for you!

What we love

  • The journey to the cottages on the hilly roads, following the paths of the Teesta river that snakes it’s way through the mountains and valleys is as mesmerising as the destination itself. The peaks of the mighty Kanchenjunga sneak up every once in a while teasing you with a charade of colours reflected from the sky.
  • Be welcomed by the twitterati of the birds, buzzing of the bees, the fragrance of the flowers in full bloom, blades of grass with fresh dew and the song of the winds, to a 19th century heritage home that’s opened its doors to curious guests from the world over!
  • The elegant and well furnished heritage rooms open up to the sprawling gardens of the estate. The suites come with their own private verandah and living area where one can lounge around for hours soaking in the beauty of the region around or calming tired nerves. The deluxe rooms are just as comfortable but have shared common spaces, perfect for couples on a vacation looking to meet like minded people from other geographies over barbecue set by a warm bonfire under the shadow of the majestic mountains!

What to know

  • ​The best part about staying at an estate that’s owner run is that you can listen to the legends that surround the region, the history that built the place, stories of war and love and best of all, savour scrumptious local cuisine prepared in the homes of these families. While rice with lentil is the staple food, Nepalese and Tibetan culinary influences can be seen both in the kitchen and the little restaurants around. While here, you must try momos - usually steamed flour dumplings filled with vegetables or meat and served with delicious home-made chilli sauce, kinema - a traditional soyabean fermented food turned into a soup or a side dish served with rice/ bread.
  • Given the expansive estate all around, all the ingredients used to prepare the meals are fresh from the gardens. Just let them know your food preferences in advance and let them surprise you with delectable dishes!
  • The warmth and love that’s extended by the family will make you feel like you’re home away from home. You’ll have arrived as guests but will leave as friends!
  • At an additional charge, delightful barbecues and local dance performances can be organized.
 Villa
 6 Bedrooms
 6 Bathrooms
 Sleeps 2 to 15 people

Bedroom

  • Heating
  • Balcony/ sit out area
  • Television
  • In-room safe
  • Bath tub
  • Hot water
  • Complimentary water
  • Room Service
  • Internet

Connectivity

  • Wifi
  • Local phone
  • Credit card accepted

Spaces

  • Living and lounge area
  • Dining Area
  • Media/ TV Room
  • Lawns/ gardens

Entertainment

  • Television
  • DVD Player
  • Barbecue set up

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Child friendly
  • Parking
  • Suitable for events
  • Pets allowed

Housekeeping

  • Washing machine/ Dryer
  • Ironing facilities
  • Towels/ toiletries
  • Laundry

Food

  • Bar
  • Chef can prepare whatever you want!

Staff

  • Manager
  • Housekeeper
  • Chef/ cook

Safety

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Doctor on call
  • Power back up
Below rates are indicative. Send booking request for lowest rates Show rates in Indian Rupee
Room Type Currency 1 January to 31
March '18
Superior Deluxe Room INR 5,600
Suite Room INR 7,000

Rate Includes

  • ​Accommodation on double occupancy basis
  • Breakfast for two people

Additional Details

Extra Bed Charges:

  • No charges will apply for children below 5 years of age
  • For children between 5 to 12 years of age, charges of INR 300 will be applicable inclusive of breakfast
  • For people over 12 years of age, charges of INR 1000 will be applicable

Check in and Check out time: 12 Noon

Awesome Things to do nearby

1

Rumtek Monastery

Rumtek monastery or the Dharma Chakra Center, surrounded by the lush greens and situated at a height of 5000 feet is one of the largest monasteries in Sikkim. This is the home of a community of monks who belong to the Kargyu sect of Buddhists, originated in Tibet in the 12th century, and a place where the monks perform rituals and practices of the Karma Kagyu lineage. The main house of the monastery has some of the rarest Buddhish religious artworks in the form of wall murals and scrolls.

Visit for the serenity and peace that the place offers and to take a sneak peak into the lives of the monks here.

Foreign nationals will require a permit to visit the monastery which can be obtained from the Government office in either Sikkim or Siliguri.

Little Monk - Photo by Saptak Ganguly
Little Monk - Photo by Saptak Ganguly
Prayer Wheels, Gangtok, Sikkim
Prayer Wheels, Gangtok, Sikkim
2

Temi Tea Garden

Roads lined with cherry blossom trees lead up to ​Temi Tea Garden in South Sikkim - the state’s sole tea garden producing tea that enjoys international repute and commanding premium prices in the world auctions! Schedule a visit here to wade through the gardens, visit the factory, join the workers and take back some fabulous tea!

Temi Tea Garden, Sikkim
Temi Tea Garden, Sikkim
3

Lake Tsomgo

​Tsomgo lake which means the source of the lake in Bhutia is a glacial lake in the Eastern part of Sikkim. Get mesmerised by the ever changing colours of the crystal clear lake while admiring scarlet rhododendron blooms in the distance! If you’re feeling a bit touristy, mount a decorated yak for a ride around the lake. Indian and foreign nationals require permits to visit it.

Lake Tsomgo, Sikkim
Lake Tsomgo, Sikkim