Bijonbari, Darjeeling, West Bengal
Starts from 2600
If your nerves need some quiet time off, try a stay at the ‘Bamboo Retreat’ near Darjeeling.
Built with local materials, and with on-site solid waste management,this is really a green stay. It’s a house of bamboo and tented camps about 90 minute drive from Darjeeling with the most gorgeous views of hills, valleys, rivers and natural forests. The farm is unique in its own way with its sustainable designed bamboo units, tented camps and on-going groomed landscapes and plantations. It is eco-tourism in its true sense.
❝ ❝ I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery-air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy’. ❞ ❞
— Sylvia Plath
About ‘Bamboo Retreats’
If you’re tired with the hullaballoo of the hectic life and are looking for a quiet sanctuary to recover your elements, then look no further than the newly opened ‘Bamboo Retreat’ in Darjeeling. This eco-farm, a first-of-its-kind in the locality, is built completely with local materials. The property adheres to the core green principles including an on-site solid waste management system.
Its bamboo cottages and tented camps boast gorgeous views of the surrounding hills, valleys, rivers, and natural forests. The farm’s sustainable design includes bamboo units, tented camps, and tastefully groomed landscapes and plantations. It is eco-tourism in a living sense…
Bamboo Retreat aim to serve as a model sustainable initiative – as a knowledge center and learning ground for school children, researchers, and think tanks, demonstrating methods of sustainable living. The Farms will host workshops on local building materials, sustainable landscapes, natural resource management, and wellbeing. The entire precinct is a plastic-free zone.
The design and elements of sustainable living is the core of Bamboo Retreat. You get to stay in well-designed bamboo units, and you get access to the entire farm and kitchen in case you want to cook your own meals.
Bamboo Cottage (Double Bed)
This is a newly built well-designed bamboo unit. The room opens onto a large balcony with picture-perfect views, ideal for a private meal.
☉attached bathroom & hot water shower
☉ceiling fan ☉electric kettle (tea/coffee)
Tent 1: (Double Bed)
The room overlooks the tea gardens and natural forests on the other side of the valley. One can sit on the balcony and also see the agricultural landscapes of the valley and the river flowing past the mountains.
Amenities include: ☉attached bathroom & hot water shower ☉standing fan ☉electric kettle (tea/coffee)
Tent 2: (Twin Bed)
The tent is tucked in a quiet corner of the farm overlooking the recently regenerated forest plantations. It has an outdoor bamboo shower ideal for summers.
Amenities include: ☉attached bathroom & hot water shower ☉outdoor open shower ☉standing fan ☉electric kettle (tea/coffee)
Available Rooms & Tariff
Includes (unless otherwise specified):
Children & Extra BedsChildren of all ages are welcome.
Kids upto 5 years of age are our guests at no charge.
Child 5 to 10 years with no extra bed: 50% of the tariff.
Child 10+ years in extra bed: considering as adult.
Bamboo Cottage - A room assigned to two people and have one double bed. The room opens onto a large balcony with picture-perfect views.
Luxury Tent - A room assigned to two people and have one double bed. The room opens onto a large balcony overlooks the tea gardens and natural forests on the other side of the valley.
Why we want to see you in Bamboo Retreat?
Bamboo Retreat is located in an offbeat track around 90-minute drive from Darjeeling. Once you reach there, you are rewarded with the sights and sounds of natural forests, and the beautiful vistas of tea gardens, rivers, and the valley can be breathtaking. The farm will give an experience of the real countryside of Darjeeling region.
You’ll get to stay in uniquely designed bamboo units with access to the entire farm and kitchen in case you want to cook your own meals. We’ll supply you with fresh, farm-sourced greens and spices. We want you to spend your time blending with the natural surroundings, Darjeeling’s cultural heritage, and engage with the local economy.
Your stay with us will not just be a ‘stay’ but a ‘life-time experience’ of what it means to go back to the nature. We want to ensure a complete harmony between the wandering souls of our visitors and the nature that is Bamboo Retreat. To do so, we offer carefully crafted itineraries that include hiking, trekking, mountain biking, nature walks, bird watching, tea tasting, and riverside camping.
The design and elements of sustainable living are the core of Baasbari Farms demonstrating garbage and waste management, biogas plants, solar energy, organic farming, natural plantations and indigenous species, forest carbon monitoring and a bamboo research and training.
25% deposit is charged in by Bhramonik upon reservation. 50% of total to be paid in behalf of Bamboo Retreat after booking. Final balance to be paid to Bamboo Retreat after arrival.
If government travel restrictions or hotel closure prevents your stay, the initial deposit paid to Bhramonik may be freely transferred to a future booking through Bhramonik (T&Cs apply).
For cancellations less than 90 days before arrival, Bamboo Retreat will keep/charge 50% of total. For cancellations less than 30 days before arrival, Bamboo Retreat will keep/charge full amount. For no-shows or early departures, Bamboo Retreat will keep/charge full amount. Cancellation fees kept by Bamboo Retreat may be used for a future stay at this property.
Payment and cancellation policies may vary with special offers.
Unless otherwise specified, the initial guarantee deposit is non-refundable.
We're available from 9am-6pm Monday-Friday,
and 9am-5pm Saturday (India times).