Mr. & Mrs. Bhandari's Tea Estate is over 150 years old and one of the first plantations to be planted by an Indian. A self-contained estate in the beautiful pristine hills of himachal pradesh. It consists of cottages framed by 70 acres of estate-owned land. There are 2 cottages and 1 room in the main house. Family run homestay in beautiful working Tea estate. Exceptional hospitality and food. The Estate is just 45 minutes drive from Mcleodgang - the summer abode of the Dalai Lama and Palampur. The nearest village is 7 minutes away and the closest taxi-stand is a phone-call away.
Guests will be allowed to explore the 70 acres of the estate – which includes a khud (mountain-stream), forests, and the tea garden. The cottages have a direct view of the snow covered himalayas.
For those looking for a break from the fast urban life, you can enjoy your visit by relaxing in our comfortable, beautifully done up cottages, enjoying the fresh mountain air, healing your system by eating our fresh home – grown vegetables & fruits and drinking our farm-produced milk, juices & fruit squashes.
Enjoy your evenings with lively conversations and snacks around a cozy fireplace. For the intellectually inclined, we have a library with more than 500 books and magazines that you can browse through.
For the sporty types, you can go trekking & exploring the 70 acres of the Estate, the khuds (mountain-streams). Fishing & swimming are also often enjoyed activities. Your hosts can also arrange a snow-mountain expedition for you from the tour groups in Dharamsala.
For those of you fascinated by history, the Kangra valley holds one the most historical & interesting sites in India
5 x Double/Twin en-suite Bedrooms with Breakfast
Upper Cottage : A cottage with 2 bedrooms, attached bathrooms and a sitting with its own veranda.
Middle Cottage : A cottage with 2 bedrooms, attached bathroom and a little veranda. The Middle cottage is ideal for a family with children.
Main House : One bedroom with an attached bathroom. The Main House also has a dining area and a beautiful veranda which gives a spectacular view of the Dhaula Dhar range.
Single occupancy Rs. 2,690 US $ 60 Double occupancy Rs. 2,780 US $ 62
Extra bed charges are Rs. 800 US $ 18.
To book your stay here: Please call Mr. Sanjeev Khurana at 09891000114 Mr. Sanjai Saxena 09810503060