Situated at a distance of 14 km from Banjar in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, Bahu is a little quaint village with beautiful view of snow capped mountains. The houses are all made in traditional Kathkuni style of architecture. This blessedly peaceful hamlet is surrounded by lush green Pine and Cedar forests. It is just one hour’s drive from the Great Himalayan National Park. Jalori pass and a trek leading up to SheshNag temple are the most popular attractions. A picturesque drive of 40 km from Aut and 7 km from Jibhi take you to this quaint little heaven. The nearest airport is Bhuntar at 59 km.
This is the first homestay in Banjar valley established in 1999 by a local family. It is a traditionally built cottage on top of a hill surrounded by the beauty of nature. The main cottage has 3 Family Suite and 2 double occupancy rooms with an attached bathroom in each. In addition there is an independent hut that has a spacious triple occupancy room with an attached bathroom. Each family suite has 2 interconnected rooms with a double bed in each that can accommodate a group of 4-6 people. All rooms are spacious and well ventilated. You get the view of snow capped mountains right from the rooms. There is a common dining area and the living room. The well maintained garden is a good place to bask and relax.
Number of Rooms: 6, Total Capacity: 24
Native resident of Bahu, Jai Prakash Thakur is one of the initiators of starting tourism in the area. He stays here with his family for ages. Prakash is a farmer and being a native knows the area really well. He can help you explore the Banjar and Tirthan Valley like no other. His wife Rimple is an expert cook and will be happy to teach you some traditional Pahadi recipes.
Rimple serves vegetarian breakfast like Paratha with curd, Sandwich, Butter Toast, poha, puri sabzi etc. is served each morning. Lunch and dinner includes freshly cooked local cuisine and North Indian vegetarian food. Locally procured organic vegetables are used in the kitchen.
Wi-Fi • Parking • Running Hot Water • Open Seating Areas • Pet Friendly • Toiletries • Smoking Allowed • Library • Bonfire • Pick and Drop Service (Paid)
Bird Watching • Reading • Star Gazing • Hiking • Village Walk • Forest Walk • Shopping • Yoga and Meditation • Fishing
Single Person: 2500/-
Double Occupancy: 4500/-
4 Bedded Family Suite: 7500/-
Extra Person: 1800/-
Includes: Breakfast, Evening Tea and Dinner
Upto 5 year: Complimentary (No extra bed)
6-12 year: 1000/- (Extra bed provided)
What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for discount.
Jibhi Waterfall (7 km) • Shringa Rishi Temple (14 km) • Banjar (14 km) • Chehni Kothi (15 km) • Jalori Pass(19 km) Raghupur Fort (19 km) Gushaini (25 km)
Kasol (89 km) • Naggar (90 km) • Manali (109 km) • Rohtang Pass (158 km)
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