The Orchid Retreat in Kalimpong

The Orchid Retreat in Kalimpong

Find yourself in the company of birds and blooms in this off-beat retreat in Kalimpong, West Bengal


November 11 , 2014
Less than 1 Min Read

Idyllic and unpretentious, but beautifully kept, on the outskirts of Kalimpong (technically in a village about 10 minutes drive from town), the Orchid Retreat is the gardening enthusiast’s dream getaway. The owners (Ganesh Mani Pradhan and family) have a four-room guesthouse and six more rooms in small cottages scattered on the terraced slopes of their 2.5-acre nursery, facing south over the Relli Valley. Birds and blooms are the main draw, after serenity – no TVs and intercoms to disturb your peace. Mod cons are basic but furnishings quaint and charming.

Tariff: Doubles Rs 3,000-4,500 room only, Rs 4,800-6,300 with all meals.
Contact: 03552-274517, theorchidretreat.com


Related Articles

A Regal Weekend At The...

Sharmistha Chaudhuri 04 Min Read

Siliguri Gets Its First...

Uttara Gangopadhyay 05 Min Read

A Heritage Stay in...

Uttara Gangopadhyay 02 Min Read

Here to there

Explore Directions(Routes) and more...
to Go

Other Editions

Outlook’ is India’s most vibrant weekly news magazine with critically and globally acclaimed print and digital editions. Now in its 23rd year...

Explore All
Got a question?Ask Marco
  • Check out our Magazine of the month
  • Offbeat destinations
  • In-depth storytelling
  • Stunning pictures
  • Subscribe