Kharapathar, Himachal Pradesh, India Accommodations

Accommodations in Kharapathar

Hotel
Excellent
1 review
15br 3-star Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wifi
Situated in Narkanda, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Narkanda Temple and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Hatu Mata Temple. Hattu Peak is 3.5 mi (5.7 km) away.
b&b
Excellent
8 reviews
3br b&b
    Placed amid an apple and cherry orchard, the homestay is completely wooden structure offering cozy and comfertable stay in a secluded location. It is build overlooking the Trans Himalayan snow capped range and the River Sutlej in the valley. ----------------------------------------------------- Snuggled amidst the lofty himalayas Grandma Stokes' Bed&Breakfast; offers a stellar view.From the location can be seen the mountains ringed with snow bracelets as well as the winding river Sutlej altogether in one frame. The road leading to us is a delight in itself with a breathtaking view of the encompassing flora that creates a vivid panorama.Grandma's is a place equally great for all. Its good for the elderly to relax, for artists to explore create, for families to bond, friends to enjoy and for kids to somply discover nature's lap! It is well connected to the outer world yet aloof from its hubbub. DINING and LODGINGS: purifie water provided with comfortable beddings. Freshly cooked meals with abundant fruits alongside. SERVICES: Wifi, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian(on demand) food available,a diligent staff , board games. So come visit us and experience the typical pahari essence of life and food!
    Home/Apartment
    Excellent
    3 reviews
    4br Home/Apartment
    • Breakfast
    • Parking
    The SpaceThere are several spaces available: a two-bedroomed house with 2.5 bathrooms, a separate bedroom/studio with bathroom, and a bedroom with its own bathroom in the main house, with separate access. Children 5 and under free, 6 - 12 half price, 13+ full price. Maid's / driver's / whatever rooms 200 Rs per night. Guest AccessFull access to the games room (snooker, darts and other games), sun lounge/conservatory and living room, with woodburner. Full access to gardens (more games) and orchard. Interaction with GuestsDevanshe and Michael are nearly always available. Devanshe's parents are often around and very hospitable. Other farm workers (three families) are getting on with their work, but are all very friendly. The NeighborhoodThe farm borders protected forest, through which there are numerous trails. It's a very quiet area with good opportunities for bird-watching and hiking. Great views from the house, and even better if you go up to the top of the hill, from where you can see the Great Himalayas. Getting AroundA local bus from Shimla passes the house twice a day. If you don't have a car, we can arrange for you to be met at Shimla by a reliable driver. Depending on conditions, it's a couple of hours or so. Other Things to NoteYou will be staying on a working farm, with livestock (cows, chickens and goats). The nearest shops are at Kiari, a 20 minute drive. There are no facilities in the the local village (Rukhla). For more information see himalayanorchard
    Bedroom
    Bedroom
    • Breakfast
    • Parking
    The SpaceThe Old Kitchen is a separate bedroom with en suite bathroom, both with underfloor heating. The communal kitchen and lounge are in the Main House, immediately next door. Guest AccessFull access to the games room (snooker, darts and other games), sun lounge/conservatory and living room, with woodburner. Full access to gardens (more games) and orchard. Interaction with GuestsDevanshe and Michael are nearly always available. Devanshe's parents are often around and very hospitable. Other farm workers (three families) are getting on with their work, but are all very friendly. The NeighborhoodThe farm borders protected forest, through which there are numerous trails. It's a very quiet area with good opportunities for bird-watching and hiking. Great views from the house, and even better if you go up to the top of the hill, from where you can see the Great Himalayas. Getting AroundA local bus from Shimla passes the house twice a day. If you don't have a car, we can arrange for you to be met at Shimla by a reliable driver. Depending on conditions, it's a couple of hours or so. Other Things to NoteYou will be staying on a working farm, with livestock (cows, chickens and goats). The nearest shops are at Kiari, a 20 minute drive. There are no facilities in the the local village (Rukhla). For more information see himalayanorchard
    Other
    Excellent
    8 reviews
    3br Other
      Placed amid an apple and cherry orchard, the homestay is completely wooden structure offering cozy and comfertable stay in a secluded location. It is build overlooking the Trans Himalayan snow capped range and the River Sutlej in the valley. ----------------------------------------------------- Snuggled amidst the lofty himalayas Grandma Stokes' Bed&Breakfast offers a stellar view.From the location can be seen the mountains ringed with snow bracelets as well as the winding river Sutlej altogether in one frame. The road leading to us is a delight in itself with a breathtaking view of the encompassing flora that creates a vivid panorama.Grandma's is a place equally great for all. Its good for the elderly to relax, for artists to explore create, for families to bond, friends to enjoy and for kids to somply discover nature's lap! It is well connected to the outer world yet aloof from its hubbub. DINING and LODGINGS: purifie water provided with comfortable beddings. Freshly cooked meals with abundant fruits alongside. SERVICES: Wifi, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian(on demand) food available,a diligent staff , board games. So come visit us and experience the typical pahari essence of life and food!
      Home/Apartment
      Home/Apartment
      • Parking
      The SpaceWe are in District Shimla near Kotkhai, about 70 kms from Shimla city. The self-catering fee does not include food. Three meals a day are available for 2500 Rs per person per day. See sister site, Himalayan Orchard Home-stay. Interaction with GuestsMy wife and I are around, and usually my in-laws. There are also farm workers and their children. This is a working farm so please bear that in mind. There are cows, goats and chickens. Getting AroundA bus from Shimla (to Reoghati) goes past the gate every day. Other Things to NoteWe are next to deodar forest with many paths, and abundant bird-life.
      Home/Apartment
      5br Home/Apartment
      • Wifi
      • Smoking Allowed
      • Pets Allowed
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      The SpaceThe house is equipped with all basic necessities with each room connecting with nature and spectacular view of apple/pear orchards. Guest Access60 kms from Shimla around 1.5 hours drive from Shimla, The Orchard is in the middle of one of the most premium apple belts of India with scenic nature and very pleasing neighborhood Interaction with GuestsWe shall be available for any kind of help and guidance throughout your trip The NeighborhoodSurrounded with a humble neighbourhood environment. Where people are always eager to please you Getting AroundThe House is surrounded by Apple,Peaches,Pears, Green almond & other seasonal trees leaving an ample scope of handpicking the fruit during season time (April - August). The beautiful range of farms is blessed with several magnificent treks offering fascinating landscape views . It also offers attention grabbing sceneries and beautiful environment to the visitors. The House has a private lawn for perfect mountain view to enjoy the appropriate weather and born fire at night. Other Things to NoteGuests can have a home like experience in the middle of farms with an option of self cooking with a fully operational Kitchen. All the basic necessities for cooking and eatables are locally available within 2 Kms of Premises.
      Home/Apartment
      3br Home/Apartment
      • Wifi
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      The SpacePlaced amid an apple and cherry orchard, the homestay is completely wooden structure offering cozy and comfertable stay in a secluded location. It is build overlooking the Trans Himalayan snow capped range and the River Sutlej in the valley. ----------------------------------------------------- Snuggled amidst the lofty himalayas Grandma Stokes' Bed&Breakfast offers a stellar view.From the location can be seen the mountains ringed with snow bracelets as well as the winding river Sutlej altogether in one frame. The road leading to us is a delight in itself with a breathtaking view of the encompassing flora that creates a vivid panorama.Grandma's is a place equally great for all. Its good for the elderly to relax, for artists to explore create, for families to bond, friends to enjoy and for kids to somply discover nature's lap! It is well connected to the outer world yet aloof from its hubbub. DINING and LODGINGS: purifie water provided with comfortable beddings. Freshly cooked meals with abundant fruits alongside. SERVICES: Wifi, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian(on demand) food available,a diligent staff , board games. So come visit us and experience the typical pahari essence of life and food! Guest AccessAll except private bed rooms Interaction with GuestsHost will be available The NeighborhoodSnuggled amidst the lofty himalayas Grandma Stokes' Bed&Breakfast offers a stellar view.From the location can be seen the mountains ringed with snow bracelets as well as the winding river Sutlej altogether in one frame. The road leading to us is a delight in itself with a breathtaking view of the encompassing flora that creates a vivid panorama.Grandma's is a place equally great for all. Its good for the elderly to relax, for artists to explore create, for families to bond, friends to enjoy and for kids to somply discover nature's lap! It is well connected to the outer world yet aloof from its hubbub. DINING and LODGINGS: purifie water provided with comfortable beddings. Freshly cooked meals with abundant fruits alongside. SERVICES: Wifi, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food available,a diligent staff , board games. So come visit us and experience the typical pahari essence of life and food! Getting Aroundthe closest bus stop is 500 meters away ISBT ( Shimla ) is 75 km away closest railway station is ( Shimla ) 75 km away to reach destination follow the route ---------------->SHIMLA --->Narkanda -->Thanedhar
      Home/Apartment
      3br Home/Apartment
      • Wifi
      • Pets Allowed
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      The SpaceCottage situated middle of the Apple and cherry orchards where you can feel like home in a fresh and peaceful environment. You can relax in a balcony and have a full view of trance Himalayan ranges covered with snow throughout year and below the river Satluj. Sun shines early directly into the room which gives you the good morning sun into the bed and near by a forest where you can have a morning walk and can find out lot of wild life around... Guest AccessGuest will have a access to the farm life, can take a walk into Apple and cherry orchard and during season time can also participate in plucking the fruits from the trees and can also pluck and buy the fronts directly from the farm trees..... Interaction with GuestsGuest will have a home like stay where the property owners will always be present to assist. You can get the detail information about the culture, wild life, farm life, places around from the property owners directly. The NeighborhoodThe neighbourhood is surrounded by the Apple and cherry orchards. And just in a few minutes walk you can get into a deodar trees jungle which has lot of Himalayan birds species and other wild life also.... Getting AroundThere are frequent public transport from shimla and narkanda. There is a direct bus service from Delhi also.... Thanedhar Bus stop is just one km from the cottage... Other Things to NoteThe place has it lot of historical value which you can see while the stay. This place has a very rich culture and is famous for its apples and it is a first place in India where Apple was grown....
      Farm Stay
      1br Farm Stay
      • Wifi
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      The SpaceOur wood-burners are fed by apple wood, and most of the bathrooms also have underfloor heating. Relax in the garden (with fish pond), living room, verandah and games room. Enjoy the snooker table, darts, lawn boules, board games, piano, guitars, a video collection and projector for film nights, and book library. The farm is an ideal setting for individuals or groups (‘luxury vagabonds’) seeking peace and tranquility close to nature. A pick-up service is available from the nearest airport in Chandigarh (5 hours). A ‘cheap and cheerful’ self-catering studio apartment with its own private terrace is also available, with maid’s room. The property is 2 minutes’ walk from a small village (Rukhla) but there are no shops or other facilities. The nearest shops are a 45-minute drive away in Gumma or Kiari. Guest AccessLiving room, kitchen, games room, balcony, terraces, orchards, garden, forest. Interaction with GuestsMichael and Devanshe are around all the time. Devanshe's parents are usually also around somewhere, as are the farm workers and their families. The NeighborhoodApple orchards below the house, protected deodar forest with trails above. £ hour hike up to the local peak with 360 views including snow clad Great Himalayas. Getting AroundParking within 50 metres. Two buses a day. Other Things to NoteWe are very remote. No shops in the village. The nearest shops are in Gumma or Kiari, 30 minutes drive away, or a 90 minute walk through the forest.
      Other
      1br Other
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      The SpaceThe Green Wing is one side of the lower house. The kitchen and lounge are up a flight of stairs in the Main House. The snooker room and library are immediately below the Green Wing. Guest AccessFull access to the games room (snooker, darts and other games), sun lounge/conservatory and living room, with woodburner. Full access to gardens (more games) and orchard. Interaction with GuestsDevanshe and Michael are nearly always available. Devanshe's parents are often around and very hospitable. Other farm workers (three families) are getting on with their work, but are all very friendly. The NeighborhoodThe farm borders protected forest, through which there are numerous trails. It's a very quiet area with good opportunities for bird-watching and hiking. Great views from the house, and even better if you go up to the top of the hill, from where you can see the Great Himalayas. Getting AroundA local bus from Shimla passes the house twice a day. If you don't have a car, we can arrange for you to be met at Shimla by a reliable driver. Depending on conditions, it's a couple of hours or so. Other Things to NoteYou will be staying on a working farm, with livestock (cows, chickens and goats). The nearest shops are at Kiari, a 20 minute drive. There are no facilities in the the local village (Rukhla). For more information see himalayanorchard
      Hotel
      12br Hotel
      • Pets Allowed
      Shalvi River Resort is located near the banks of River Shalvi. While staying in the resort one can see green valley with river, feel fresh air and experience the peace. We have 12 Rooms, one banquet hall . Its picturesque view and serene surroundings makes it one of the most exclusive Wedding & Honeymoon Destination.
      guest house
      12br guest house
      • Pets Allowed
      Shalvi River Resort is located near the banks of River Shalvi. While staying in the resort one can see green valley with river, feel fresh air and experience the peace. We have 12 Rooms, one banquet hall . Its picturesque view and serene surroundings makes it one of the most exclusive Wedding & Honeymoon Destination. While staying at The Shalvi River Resort, there are many picturesque destinations for sightseeing or day excursions -or for a taste of soft or hard adventure. Many places are accessible by vehicle, while for some, hikes or walks are suggested. Some of the amazing places near the resort are Churdhar, Sarain, Basa, Daiya, Marogh, Hathkoti, Anhol , indiga. Churdhar peak and wild life sanctuary: Churdhar is also called Chur Chandni, which means mountain dressed in moonlight. From the summit, you get a panoramic view of the lowland tracts on the south and snow clad ranges, including the peaks of Badrinath and Kedarnath in the Garhwal region towards the north.One can also enjoy the view of Gangetic plains, the Sutlej River and hills of Shimla and Chakrata on a bright sunny day. Below the summit is a deodar-roofed temple of Srigul housing a lingam dedicated to Lord Shiva (Chooreshwar Mahadev). The peak is famous Trekking destination. It is 24km by road to Sarain,8 km walk (6 hours up, 4 hours down) Sarain: A well-defined trail from Sarain leads you through deodar trees. Famous for Bijat Maharaj Temple and picturesque villages along terraced fields,apple orchards, waterfalls and Chir (pine) forests. It is 24km by road,approx 45 minutes from Shalvi river resort. Daiya: Deiya village,18 km from Shalvi River Resort approx 45 minutes by road. Drive through dense Chir (pine) forests. Enjoy breathtaking views of the mountains and outer Himalayas. Meet the local people and know about their culture and traditions. Basa: Visit to the pomegranate farms and a heritage house of the host. Marogh: Rated among Asias richest village. Visit Apple orchards. Hathkoti: Famous for Goddess Durga temple and some ancient temples made by Pandavas.
      Home/Apartment
      Excellent
      3 reviews
      4br Home/Apartment
        Stay at a family farm bordering protected deodar forest, 70 kms beyond Shimla, with nearby local traditional stone and wooden temples, forest trails, and a trout stream at the valley bottom (one of the sources of the Ganges). Great hiking / trekking country, a long-distance bridlepath built in the British period connects the farm to the ancient Hindustan-Tibet Road at the top of the valley (Hatu Peak). Quality accommodation for up to ten guests, home-cooked vegetarian meals using organic home-grown vegetables and fruit, plus all dairy products from our cows and fresh eggs from our chickens. ALL MEALS INCLUDED in the price. Cheese and jam-making demonstrations available. Our own spring water is solar-heated. Our wood-burners are fed by apple wood, and most of the bathrooms also have underfloor heating. Relax in the garden (with fish pond), living room, verandah and games room. Enjoy the snooker table, darts, lawn boules, board games, piano, guitars, a video collection and projector for film nights, and book library. The farm is an ideal setting for individuals or groups (‘luxury vagabonds’) seeking peace and tranquility close to nature. A pick-up service is available from the nearest airport in Chandigarh (5 hours). A ‘cheap and cheerful’ self-catering studio apartment with its own private terrace is also available, with maid’s room. The property is 2 minutes’ walk from a small village (Rukhla) but there are no shops or other facilities. The nearest shops are a 45-minute drive away in Gumma or Kiari.
        Farm Stay
        4br Farm Stay
        • Parking
        • Wifi
        Stay at a family farm bordering protected deodar forest, 70 kms beyond Shimla, with nearby local traditional stone and wooden temples, forest trails, and a trout stream at the valley bottom (one of the sources of the Ganges). Great hiking / trekking country, a long-distance bridlepath built in the British period connects the farm to the ancient Hindustan-Tibet Road at the top of the valley (Hatu Peak). Quality accommodation for up to ten guests, home-cooked vegetarian meals using organic home-grown vegetables and fruit, plus all dairy products from our cows and fresh eggs from our chickens. ALL MEALS INCLUDED in the price. Cheese and jam-making demonstrations available. Our own spring water is solar-heated. Our wood-burners are fed by apple wood, and most of the bathrooms also have underfloor heating. Relax in the garden (with fish pond), living room, verandah and games room. Enjoy the snooker table, badminton, table tennis, darts, lawn boules, board games, piano, guitars, a video collection and projector for film nights, and book library (1000+ books). The farm is an ideal setting for individuals or groups (‘luxury vagabonds’) seeking peace and tranquility close to nature. A pick-up service is available from the nearest airport in Chandigarh (5 hours). ALL MEALS INCLUDED in the price. A ‘cheap and cheerful’ self-catering studio apartment with its own private terrace is also available, with maid’s room. The property is 2 minutes’ walk from a small village (Rukhla) but there are no shops or other facilities. The nearest shops are a 45-minute drive away in Gumma or Kiari. Inclusions: All guests have use of the garden, games room (snooker table), games room verandah (piano), book and video library (with projector and screen), tea / coffee in reasonable quantities, soap, shampoo, towels. A Wifi dongle is switched on every evening after dinner for an hour. A barbecue is also lit, if desired. A washing machine is available, but a small charge (Rs. 100) will be made for large loads. Fresh spring water. Exclusions: Guests should bring their own alcohol, ready-made snacks, sweets and so on. There is no TV anywhere on the property. Room Types The property consists of parts of a third-generation working farm, with apple orchard, cow/goat/chicken sheds and associated buildings, including farm workers’ accommodation and a family temple. Farm work is ongoing and guests should expect rural sights and smells in the immediate vicinity. The Main House was specifically built as a family home (two-storey bungalow style with thick stone and mud walls) while other parts were originally made for agricultural use and have been converted. All areas are tastefully and comfortably furnished, including many art and other objects gathered in the owners’ travels within India and overseas, as well as some family heirlooms. All bathrooms/toilets are recently renovated, if not brand new. Living Areas: There is a comfortable lounge with large fireplace (woodburner) and video projector and screen, which can comfortably seat 8 – 10, with windows and a door onto the garden, and others opening onto a covered balcony, which can seat 4 – 6, with stupendous views of the valley below. The balcony adjoins an open terrace, suitable for al fresco dinners, or yoga. The garden lawn can be used for French boules, badminton, yoga, or eating out under the stars, candle-lit. Next to the lounge is an open plan kitchen-dining room, with recent modern fitted kitchen, store room and a second fireplace/woodburner. Windows onto the garden. In a separate yet connected building (covered steps) is the games room and bar, with 5’ x 10’ snooker table and dartboard, with underfloor heating. The games room verandah is a covered seating area for 8 – 10, with piano, guitars, sitar, potted plants etc. views of the orchard and valley below. There is also a well-stocked library (1500 books, roughly), including a wide range of fiction, reference, travel, art, history, poetry, politics, biography, and children’s section. Rooms: There are two luxury en suite bedrooms within the main house. An annex (the Old Kitchen) is three metres away across a covered area, and has its own en suite bathroom. The Old Kitchen annex has large exposed beams and skylights. The rooms have views of the garden, forest, orchard or the valley below, and are tastefully decorated and comfortably furnished. A separate studio apartment (the Cheese Room) is part of another building, accessible via a covered series of steps. It is a spacious bedsitting room with dining table, and a galley kitchen attached. It also has a small private terrace overlooking the orchard and forest. Guests using this standard-grade apartment can use a private external Indian-style bathroom, or if they are part of a party some of whom are in the Main House, they can share the use of the luxury downstairs bathroom therein. The Cheese Room apartment can therefore be used either as a self-catering unit for two, or as an add-on for a party using the Main House, with all meals included. The Mud Room is a separate, very basic, small yet comfortable room with traditional mud/adobe walls, with use of a private external Indian-style bathroom, or if they are part of a party some of whom are in the Main House, they can share the use of the luxury downstairs bathroom therein. Other Spaces: The gardens, orchard and forest, all of which are immediately accessible, are all freely available for guests to explore and enjoy. The orchard and forest have been marked with trail markers and a guide map including timings, points of interest and levels of difficulty is available. NB. The property as a whole also accommodates the owners, their parents and two families of farm workers, including seven children, and there is therefore always someone on site, although no-one is officially charged with being a security guard or caretaker. All doors have locks, the keys are given to the guests, and a safe deposit box is also available, behind two locked doors. 1. Other Information 1. Cuisine : Mostly veg. but non-veg. on request, with advanced notice please. 2. Types of Cuisine: Local Pahari/Himalayan, North Indian, Italian, British. Timings for meals. • Breakfast: 9 – 10.30 (Earlier breakfasts available with advanced notice) • Lunch: 1 – 2.30 • Tea / Snacks: 3.30 - 5 • Dinner: After 8 3. There are no nearby restaurants to order food. 4. House rules. No shoes indoors. No smoking indoors. Cigarette butts in ashtrays provided, outside. No plucking fruit without supervision. Respect for property. Breakages/damage/loss to be paid for. All trash in bins provided. Snooker room to be vacated by 10 p.m. when owners’ parents are staying (which is most often). No pets indoors. Pets to be locked in garage at night, for their own safety (leopards). Loud music off by 10 p.m. Access 1. The property is marked on Google Map. 2. The last mile road to the property is tarmac road with lots of potholes 3. Local people know the property as Smitra Orchards, c/o Jagjit Singh Chauhan 4. How to reach the property • Road: From Shimla, take the national highway 5 towards Narkanda, Rampur and Puh. Before Narkanda, turn right at Theog towards Kotkhai on sate highway 10. Before Kotkhai, turn left at Gumma towards Chadhyana and Reoghati. Village Rukhla is 12 kms from Gumma, on the Reoghati Road. Himalayan Orchard is the last group of buildings on the right as you leave the village. • Train i. Closest Station: Shimla ii. How many trains come to that station everyday: 2 or 3 iii. Distance from Railway station to the property: 70 kms iv. Best means to commute to the property from the station and approx cost: We can arrange for a driver from Shimla for around Rs. 2000, or from Chandigarh for around Rs. 5000. Chandigarh is the best airport to fly to, although apparently Shimla airport may come back into service soon. • Public Transport i. Means of Transport & Cost • Bus: From Lakkar Bazar Bus Stand, Shimla. Approx. Rs. 90. There is a bus leaving around noon which goes past the farm gate, destination Reoghati. Other more frequent buses stop in Gumma, destination Kotkhai. The owner can pick you up from Gumma, a 45 minute drive, but would appreciate good advanced notice. Please note: Groups of no more than 10 Add-Ons Pick-up services available with reasonable prior notice to/from Shimla and Chandigarh. Short and long treks can be organized, including overnight stays. Two mountain bikes available. Fly fishing opportunities (two rods), with reasonable prior notice. Ideal for birdwatchers – variety of habitats (inc. resident Himalayan Griffon). Picnics / packed lunches for trekkers / birdwatchers. Candlelit dinners under the stars Yoga spots available on site and in the forest. Local knowledge of medicinal herbs, wild food foraging, cheese, yoghurt, and jam making, and traditional architecture, temples, and local history.
        Home/Apartment
        4br Home/Apartment
        • Parking
        • Wifi
        Stay at a family farm bordering protected deodar forest, 70 kms beyond Shimla, with nearby local traditional stone and wooden temples, forest trails, and a trout stream at the valley bottom (one of the sources of the Ganges). Great hiking / trekking country, a long-distance bridlepath built in the British period connects the farm to the ancient Hindustan-Tibet Road at the top of the valley (Hatu Peak). All meals included in the price. Quality accommodation for up to ten guests, home-cooked vegetarian meals using organic home-grown vegetables and fruit, plus all dairy products from our cows and fresh eggs from our chickens. Cheese and jam-making demonstrations available. Our own spring water is solar-heated. Our wood-burners are fed by apple wood, and most of the bathrooms also have underfloor heating. Relax in the garden (with fish pond), living room, verandah and games room. Enjoy the snooker table, darts, lawn boules, board games, piano, guitars, a video collection and projector for film nights, and book library. House Rules: No shoes indoors. No smoking indoors. Cigarette butts in ashtrays provided, outside. No plucking fruit without supervision. Respect for property. Breakages/damage/loss to be paid for. All trash in bins provided. No pets indoors. Pets to be locked in garage at night, for their own safety (leopards). Loud music off by 10 p.m.
        Resort
        Resort
          The 3-star V Resorts-Narkanda Cottage offers comfort and convenience whether you're on business or holiday in Shimla. Both business travelers and tourists can enjoy the hotel's facilities and services. Take advantage of the hotel's room service. All rooms are designed and decorated to make guests feel right at home, and some rooms come with television LCD/plasma screen, heating, wake-up service, desk, balcony/terrace. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. A welcoming atmosphere and excellent service are what you can expect during your stay at V Resorts-Narkanda Cottage.