Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh is a gorgeous all year holiday destination. Once the summer capital of British India, it still has that old world charm and colonial feel to it. From museums, theater and colonial lodges to contemporary mall and charming cafes, from Gothic churches and ancient temples to bustling bazaars, from picturesque walking trails to winter sports – it has something for everyone.
Visit Shimla during the events like Lavi Fair, Mahasu Jattar, Rohru Fair, Pathar-Ka-Khel, Halog, Sipi Fair and Bharara Fair that are organised every year for the visitors to understand and experience the culture of Himachal.
Nestled in the heart of thick pine forest which is one of the virgin stretches of foliage within the city limits of Shimla, the homestay is spread over 2000 sq mtr. The bungalow is built in a colonial style with a well kept lawn in the front. It has total 5 well appointed guest rooms. The first floor consist of 3 double bedroom, a living room, dinning and a kitchen for guest’s use. Second floor is made of 2 spacious wooden attics, a living rooms and a pantry. Ground floor with 2 double bedroom, drawing room and a dinning is used by the host but can be made available to guest if required. Every room comes with attached bathroom and running hot water. There is ample common places for the guests to relax and rejuvenate. You can rent the entire bungalow or only limited number of rooms as per the group size.
The days can be spent playing Badminton or Carom or just basking in the rich winter sunlight. There is a natural spring which gives sweet water round the year. Two spacious lawns are ideal for Bonfire and Barbecue, which is indeed a luxury in Shimla. The property has round the clock help and a caretaker who will spoil you with their simple but yet delicious home food.
Shweta Sharma a self employed professional lady would be your host. She is a perfectionist to the core and it is clearly visible in the manner in which she has maintained the homestay. She loves to travel for pleasure and work. Her interest in gardening is clearly visible in the well kept gardens. Her trained staff also go out of the way to keep you pampered.
All types of cuisine is served. The chef is well trained and always willing to learn and refine his culinary skills. Option to cook food as per your taste in kitchen provided is also there. The breakfast is served complimentary and a well trained help is available round the clock for making meals on request.
Heritage Walk • Trekking • Nature Walk • Hiking • Bird Watching • Star Gazing • Gardening • Reading • Outdoor Games
Parking • Internet • Barbecue • Running Hot Water • Laundry • Room Heater • Seating Areas • Bon-fire • Gardening• Racket Games • Pet Friendly
Single Person: 4000/-
Double Room: 5000/-
Extra Person: 1000/-
Meals can be cooked as per the guests’ choice. Cook and helper are available on nominal charges. Material on actuals.
Upto 5 year: Complimentary (no extra bed)
6-12 year: 500/- (extra bed provided)
Indian Institute of Advance Studies • Summer Hill • Annandale • Jakhoo Temple • The Scandal Point • Ridge • The Shimla State Museum • Mall Road • Chandwick Falls • Himalayan Bird Park • Tara Devi
Mashobra (13 km) • Kufri (18 km) • Fagu (21 km) • Kiarighat (25 km) • Naldera (26 km) • Solan (46 km) • Chail (56 km) • Shoja (60 km) • Narkanda (63 km) • Kasauli (72 km)
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Fantastic location - walking distance from The Mall yet in a quiet hillside. Spacious, luxurious and with all amenities. Well maintained lawns. Kids friendly. It's truly a home away from home. Highly recommended and we'll surely stay there the next time in Shimla.18/09/2019