along the ganges
Located on the Badrinath highway, the property is a haven set along the Ganges. A natural swimming pond on the property overlooks the river and requires no chlorine or other chemicals for its maintenance. Instead, aquatic plants filter and oxygenate the pool! The property also has natural and constructed wetlands around. Fireflies, dragonflies, tiny fish, butterflies and birds, as well as aquatic plants enjoy the pure water created by the wetlands. The water seeps through the soil and trickles down to the river through the porous rock and sand, by doing this, the hosts have been truly successful in promoting a natural water table and ecosystem on the property which the locals are educated about too. Additionally, the host promote low-impact, nautical adventure like white-water rafting and kayaking, through which they have empowered and trained several river guides.
There are eight double rooms on the property, all with attached bathrooms and a solar heated water. All the rooms overlook the river and are constructed of rock plastered with mud using local knowledge and expertise. The traditional construction assures that the rooms stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The three rooms upstairs have wooden floors and private balconies to laze on. The five rooms downstairs have mud floors and some have a private garden too. All the furniture in the rooms was locally constructed by in-house carpenters out of a variety of high quality wood such as devdar, teak, sal and shisham. There is a large hall available for socialising and dining as well as a small library and a kitchen. The property is functional all year, but one can expect different weather conditions during various months of the year.
Locally sourced vegetables and grains used to prepare Indian vegetarian meals. The property also has its own chickens and cows, so eggs and milk are always available. However, non vegetarian food is not served here.
The property is ideal for solo travelers and groups alike. The activities offered here are in sync with people who enjoy the water and mountains equally. Yoga enthusiasts and meditators are welcome too!
The property is located five hours from Rishikesh on the Badrinath highway. Accurate details will be given at the time of confirmation.
things to do
Water activities include sports such as whitewater kayaking and rafting. Mountain activities include hiking and trekking. The property also comes with a yoga and meditation hall not too far away from the rooms.
Starting at Rs. 5,600 for singles and Rs. 6,500 for doubles.
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