Take A Break From The Heat At This Charming Homestay In Darjeeling
Located in the Takdah Cantonment of the Darjeeling district, Sambhala Heritage is a homestay, perfect for a short getaway to the hills. The bungalow has the charm of the British colonial days coupled with a cosy ambience and some great tea, of course.
What Makes It Awesome
Sambhala Heritage comprises of the buildings of a former residential neighbourhood for the British Army. The bungalows have preserved their charm and undergone contemporary renovations. So you can wake up to misty mornings with a view through French windows and be surrounded by antiques from the Raj era.
You can opt for their junior suites or deluxe ones. The rooms are spacious, equipped with amenities and a beautiful colonial-era style fireplace. Treat yourself to tasty and organic food and sip on some freshly brewed tea from the neighbouring gardens.
This is a great option for a short, two-day trip. The location is not very difficult to find and the homestay is extremely affordable. Surrounded by pine forests and with the majestic view of the Kanchenjunga beyond the rolling tea gardens, this trip is sure to be a beautiful escape from your busy schedule! So, if you are looking for a short, relaxing getaway to the hills, be sure to check this place out.
Prices are INR 3,000 onwards for suites, and INR 2,000 onwards for standard rooms. The food is priced at INR 600 a day, per person. For bookings, email email@example.com. Or call at +91 82507 82188.
You can go for a brisk trek through their tall pine and cedar forests or even opt for a tour of the tea gardens. Apart from that, you can also visit the Hanging Bridge, a famous tourist spot or the Takdah Orchid Center located nearby. Summer is one of the most busy times of the year, so get your bookings done ASAP!