Chatakpur, West Bengal
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Nestled in a quiet corner of Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary, Chatakpur lets you be alone without you having to be lonely.
Worship of nature has played an indomitable role in our country since ages. Many people have foregone the luxuries of city life and settled down in the remotest of places close to “Nature Earth” and worshipped it. Such places are rare but exists within our reach not too far from where you are! Chatakpur is one such small eco-friendly village quaint and noise-free, unexplored as yet, but promises to delight you once you reach.
Located at an altitude of 7,887 feet, this pristine village is a paradise for nature lovers as one can get a spectacular view of the imposing mountain range of Kanchenjunga in north and the river Relly in the south. Chatakpur is only about 80 Kms from New Jalpaiguri, 26 Kms from Darjeeling and 17 Kms from Jorebungalow, Ghoom.
❝ Mingling with Chatakpur ❞
There are few homestays with one family of caretakers looking after them. ‘Chatakpur Homestay’ is one of them, owned by a Sherpa Family. They are your caterers, managers and groundskeepers all rolled into smiling faces and a warm welcome. A little politeness surely goes a long way – the family will provide you home-cooked meals of meat, eggs and vegetarian dishes.
Rooms & Kitchen
It is a wood and tin house. The rooms are basic but well furnished provided with bedding and enough blankets & quilts to counter the cold, but there is no TV. The bathroom is attached to the bedroom and has western type toilet. There is a working geyser in the bath. All the facility are reasonably clean. As this is homestay there is no daily house keeping or changing of towel etc.
The verandah is beautiful decorated with blooming flowers of spring. You can cherish the view of Kanchenjunga from there. There is a small courtyard in front, where one sit on a sunny day and enjoy the view of the mountain ranges with a cup of freshly brewed Darjeeling tea.
The food is simple, rice or chappati, vegetable, potato fry, salad and eggs or chicken curry for lunch /dinner. Tea and puri sabji for breakfast and pakora or momo at evening tea.
Available Room & Tariff
Includes (unless otherwise specified):
Bed Tea Breakfast Lunch Evening Tea with Snacks Dinner
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.
Triple Room - A room assigned to three people. May have one or more beds.
How to reach Chatakpur
From New Jalpaiguri (NJP) station or Bagdogra airport, the easiest is to go towards Kurseong (either by taking the Hill Cart Road, otherwise through Rohini Road), and then further up (towards Darjeeling) to a small village on Hill Cart Road known as Dilaram. Here you take a right turn for Bagora, another small village. From Bagora, Chatakpur is about 30-40 minutes drive. Another way is to first reach Sonada via Rambi, then Mongpu and Jorebunglow. Chatakpur is just 7Kms away from Sonada.
While coming from Darjeeling, come down to Sonada which is an hours drive and then go up to Chatakpur (7kms).
25% deposit is charged in by Bhramonik upon reservation. 50% of total to be paid in behalf of Chatakpur Homestay after booking. Final balance to be paid to Chatakpur Homestay 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, Chatakpur Homestay will keep/charge 50% of total. For cancellations less than 30 days before arrival, Chatakpur Homestay will keep/charge full amount. For no-shows or early departures, Chatakpur Homestay will keep/charge full amount. Cancellation fees kept by Chatakpur Homestay 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).