Situated between Chandigarh and Shimla on the Kalka-Shimla National Highway, Solan is a charming little hill town in Himachal known for its enchanting natural beauty and tranquil vibes. It is enveloped in dense pine forest and is surrounded by mountains. The town gets its name from the Hindu Goddess Shoolini Devi, most revered in this area. The major attractions of Solan are Dagshai Jail Museum, Shoolini Mata Temple, Gurkha Fort and Bon Monastery. Solan is also famous for the Mohan Meakins Brewery that was set up in the year 1855, after the establishment of the cantonment here.
Surrounded by scenic beauty and lush green atmosphere, it is one of the best places in town to have a peaceful stay. It is located away from the city crowd yet not too far, and is very well connected, so you get the best of both worlds.
This dreamy getaway has 6 rooms, all with an attached washroom. There is a beautiful lawn in front overlooking the valley with a separate bonfire area and work area. The evenings here are beautiful with breathtaking views of city lights that turn into gorgeous nights. Spend time gazing at the stars, singing in the moonlit night or chatting with fellow travelers over the bonfire.
Location: 1.8 km from Solan bypass.
Number of Rooms -7; Total Capacity -18
The nearest major airport is in Chandigarh, 80km from Solan. Jubbarhatti airport in Shimla is 54 km but has limited flights. Solan is well connected by road from all major cities like Shimla and Chandigarh.
Single Occupancy: 2300/-
Double Occupancy: 2500/-
Extra Person: 600/-
Upto 6 years: Complimentary (No Extra Bed)
6-12 years.: 50% (Extra bed provided)
What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Parking • Internet • Running Hot Water • Open Seating Areas • Air Condition • Television • Pet Friendly • Toiletries • Smoking Allowed • Bonfire • Barbecue
They serve regular north Indian home cooked meals. You can enjoy stuffed parathas, butter toast, egg to order, poha, poori sabji etc for breakfast. Lunch and dinner includes seasonal vegetables, curries, dal, rice roti etc. Some Chinese options are also available. Both vegetarian and non vegetarian food is available.
Bird Watching • Reading • Star Gazing • Shopping • Forest Walk • Yoga and Meditation • Hiking • Cycling
Happy Valley (4km) • Jawahar Park (5km) • Karol Tibba Trek (6km) • Solan Brewery (8km) • Maa Shoolini Temple (8km) • Tiger Hill (10km) • Shilli Wildlife Sanctuary (10km) • Mohan Shakti Heritage Park (13km) • Kumarhatti (13km) • Dagshai Jail Museum (16km) • Barog Tunnel (16km) • Riva Waterfall (18km)
Monkey Point (29km) • Chail Sanctuary (39km) • Taradevi Temple Shimla (37km) • Chail (42km) • Kalka (44km) • Shimla (47km)
Treks:– Karol Tibba Trek • Sar Pass Trek • Kheerganga Trek • Karol Tibba Trek • Pin Parvati Pass Trek • Tosh Valley Trek
Dinesh Kohli will host you here with his family. They are fun loving people and would be happy to spend some time with you sharing their knowledge and stories from the mountains. Dinesh and his team will make sure you have a comfortable stay.
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