TARIKAS JUNGLE RETREAT, SOLAN
- Address:Chail Blossom, P.O., Chail, Teh - Kandaghat, Dist.SolanPlace:SolanCountry:IndiaZip Code:173230
Tarika's Jungal Retreat, is located in the sylvan surroundings of Blossom - Chail amidst serene beauty and splendours of Himachal Pradesh.
Nested on the hill top at 7054 ft surrounded by thick forests "Tarika's Jungal Retreat" is one of its kind luxury holiday resort.
Built over sprawlling several acres of land "Tarika's Jungal Retreat" comprises 65 rooms / cottages which are unique in style and glamour accompanied by excellent comfort.
All rooms are elegant and contemporary in design with spectacular views. The resort has been approved as a Five Star by Ministry of Tourism.
The resort has an all weather well-laid tarred road coming up to its gate. Inside the complex, sprawling over so many acres of mountain top land, a cemented 1.2 kms long driveway encircles the property making driving inside the property not only convenient but a pleasure.
Around six hundred meters from the entrance and by the side of the driveway, the Geodesic half cut dome shaped glass walled Reception is located looking like a multifaceted diamond. The driveway also doubles up as an ideal tracking path for morning and evening walks along with other pathways running all over the contour of the property. Habitual walkers shall derive immense pleasure in indulging themselves with frequent pauses to admire the breath taking view and the herbal plantation.
Superior Rooms: These are designated as superior rooms in the Hotel Block and are 1 floor below the ground floor level. These are lesser in price in comparison to the premium rooms. However regarding the size and facilities, it includes everything that a premium room does.
Superior Cottages: These are the superior cottages consisting of 1 Bedroom and a balcony. It has also got an open space in front of the cottage. Two cottages (adjacent to each other) are close to the entrance gate of the Resort approx 500 meters from the reception and 800 meters from the restaurant. The other four cottages (again adjacent to each other) are approx. 150mts from reception & around 450mts from the restaurant by road (but only 200mts from restaurant from upper path).
Premium Rooms: These rooms are just in front of the reception on ground & 1 st Floor of the Hotel Block consisting of 1 Bedroom having twin beds and sitting area except Room No. 241 & 341, which has Double bed.
Lords Nest: These cottages have been named Lords Nest and are spread in a wide area in back of the reception. Among them there are 3 blocks of 4 cottages each and one of 2 cottages and are interconnected with a common balcony. One cottage i.e. No. 214 is an individual cottage situated near the restaurant and has a bathtub in the bathroom. All these cottages have got a single room with a sitting area and a double bed on the same level.
Snow Crust: We have two types of Snowcrust cottages and these vary in interior, design and ambience from each other. The allotment for the same is done by Front Desk at check in as per availability.
Suite: These are the suit rooms in the hotel block 1 in each floor. Room No. 246 & 146 consist of 1Living room along with 1 Bedroom. Room No.346 consist of a bedroom but has got a large open sitting space (15x12½ ft. approx) adjacent to the bedroom.
Woodstock: These 4 cottages are basically Log Huts (completely wooden) known as "Woodstock" consisting of a bedroom and a balcony each. The 4 cottages are in 2 blocks having 2 interconnected cottages each. It has got a cubical shower space in the bathroom. These are generally No Smoking cottages. These cottages are situated on the back of the reception towards the right hand side. These have a beautiful view from the room as well as balcony.
Premium Cottage: These are all premium cottages. All our premium cottages have got a specialty of its own. Among the above, there are 2 glass cottages (102, 103) in a dome shaped having a living room and a bedroom on split level. At night one can see the beautiful sky from the bedroom. The concept of these cottages is totally different and unique by itself. There are 2 cottages (105 &106), which have got in total 3 rooms i.e. a Living Room, a bedroom and a Dining room. These cottages are quite spacious and can easily accommodate a family. The specialty of these two cottages is that the adjacent cottage to these is snow crust (205& 206 respectively), which are interconnected to these cottages and if combined can accommodate 2 families. There is LCD TV fixed in these cottages. There is one premium cottage (No. 104) with a Jacuzzi consisting of a bedroom and a living room. This cottage is very near to the restaurant and is on the 1 st Floor. On the ground floor is another premium cottage i.e. No. 204 which consists of 1 living room and a bedroom. It has also got an individual balcony.
Honeymoon Cottage: This has been designated as Honeymoon cottage and has been named as "Jungle Hide Out". It is a glass cottage in dome shaped and faces the valley. It consists of a single bedroom with a sitting area on the upper floor. One can have a clear view of the valley from here. The specialty of this cottage is its bathroom on the lower floor. There is a wooden staircase going down to the bathroom. The bathroom consists of Steam, Sauna & Jacuzzi. This cottage is separated from all the cottages of the resort and is very close to the restaurant. The name itself indicates that this cottage is specially meant for Honeymoon couples.
The Paradise: This is the most luxurious cottage in the resort named as "The Paradise". It is made of wood and consists of a Living Room & a Bedroom. The large bathroom of this cottage consists of 2 geysers and a Jacuzzi meant for 2 persons. This cottage consists of 2 LCD TV's (1 each in bedroom and living room). There is also large open space in front of this cottage where one can sit and relax and enjoy the view.
Presidential Suite: This has been designated as Honeymoon cottage and has been named as "Jungle Hide Out". It is a glass cottage in dome shaped and faces the valley. It consists of a single bedroom with a sitting area on the upper floor. One can have a clear view of the valley from here. The specialty of this cottage is its bathroom on the lower floor. There is a wooden staircase going down to the bathroom. The bathroom consists of Steam, Sauna & Jacuzzi. This cottage is separated from all the cottages of the resort and is very close to the restaurant. The name itself indicates that this cottage is specially meant for Honeymoon couples.
Temperature Control: All cottages are equipped with individual heat convectors.
Airline Schedule: Airline information may be obtained by contacting the Reception or GRE who will gladly assist you with your inquiry.
Airline Ticket Information: The Reception will be pleased to reconfirm your onward flight arrangements.
Airport Transfers: The Reception will gladly make arrangements for transfers. Please contact the Reception for information and reservations.
Adapters and Chargers: Multi-adapters for different electrical plugs are available. Charger for Mobile Phone is also available. Kindly call the Reception for assistance.
Baby Sitting: Should you require a baby sitter, our housekeeper will be happy to make arrangements for you. Please convey your request at least 24 hrs. in advance.
Baggage: For baggage collection or storage, please contact the Reception.
Banquet Facilities: For special catering requirements, business and social receptions, our Banquet staff will be happy to assist you with the necessary arrangements.
Bed Boards: Bed Boards are available from House Keeping.
Library: These are available at the library at the Scholar Hall of the Retreat.
Car Rental: The Travel Counter shall be glad to make arrangements for your transportation needs for sight seeing, etc. Kindly inform the Reception prior and collect the Reservation Slip.
Check out Time: Check out time is 12.00 Noon. However, should you wish to checkout after this time, please contact the Reception. Every effort will be made to accommodate your request. Late check out is subject to room availability.
Travellers Cheques: Exchange Services for Travellers Cheques are available at the Cashiers Desk and the lobby. Personal cheques are not accepted.
Travel Desk: The Travel Counter or the Front Office will be glad to assist with all local information, reservations, travel arrangements, bell and parking services.
Cots / Cribs: Should you need a baby cot or crib, the house keeper will be happy to provide you with one, at no extra charge.
Courier Service: Please contact the reception.
Credit Cards: We accept all major international and local credit cards. For further details, please contact the Cashier's Desk.
Doctor on Call: Kindly call the Reception.
Purified Drinking Water: For your convenience, one bottle of Mineral Water is placed in our room by your bedside.
Water: 24 hrs. running hot and cold water in your bathroom through individual Geysers.
Facsimile: Please contact the Reception.
Film Processing: Please contact the Reception.
Souvenir Shop: Souvenir Shop is located inside the premises showcasing the finest ethnic handicrafts of Himachal and much more.
Laundry & Dry Cleaning Service: Laundry and Dry Cleaning Services are available from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00pm. For clothing collected after 10.00 am and requested the same day, 50% extra charge applies on Sundays and Holidays:
Foreign Exchange: A selection of foreign currencies and travelers cheques may be exchanged any time of the day at the Cashiers Desk located in the Lobby.
Hotel Reservations: We shall be pleased to provide you with information on your further Hotel Reservation.
Messages: Should your message light on the telephone glow please call the reception Desk.
Tea or Coffee: Complimentary Tea / Coffee in your room.
Newspapers: Newspapers are available at the reception of the resort in the lobby.
Parcel Service: The Housekeeping or room attendant will be happy to assist you with your wrapping and mailing needs.
Pets: We regret that pets are not allowed in the 'hotel premises."
Postage: Postage stamps may be obtained from the Cashier Desk.
Golf Cart: Golf cart is available for all guests for pickup & drop off from the reception and the entrance of the resort.
Jungal Trail/Joggers Trail: A walking trail in the jungle not only brings the beauty of the wilds alive but gives you a view of the animals in their natural habitat.
Rooms: All rooms have the facility of the lounge having excellent view of the mountains.
Recreation/Games: Pool, Billiards, Table Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Basketball & Badminton courts are available for all.
DVD Library: For your entertainment, there is a massive collection of DVD movies without charge. A nominal charge of Rs. 100 per day, however, applies on the player.
Wheel Chairs: If you require the help of wheel chair, kindly contact house-keeping. Walking sticks are also available.
Skating Rollers: Roller Skates are available with the facility manager.
Golf: Play & Practice golf at the resort and the equipment is available with the facility manager & if you are keen to play at a regular golf course then kindly inform well in advance for making the suitable arrangements at at the historic Naldehra Golf Course.
Power Supply with Adaptors and Multi chargers: The local electrical current is 220 volts. The Reception can assist with the provision of transformers and adaptors.
Safe Deposit Box: We advise you to deposit your cash and valuables in the Safe Deposit Boxes available at the Cashiers Desk in the Admin. Office.
Secretarial service: Please contact the Reception.
Shoe Shine service: For your convenience, complimentary shoeshine service is provided. Please call House Keeping for collection.
Wake Up Calls: Please place your Wake up Call with the Hotel Operator. Alternatively, you may set your own Wake-up Call. please refer to the Telephone Service Section of this directory for assistance.
Worship: Our Reception can provide You with details on places and timings of worship in nearby temples.
Telephone with STD &. ISD Service Round the Clock: Contact the Reception to activate STD/ISD in key telephone system.
Visitors / Guests: In the interest of hotel security, unregistered visitors in the guest rooms from 10.00 pm onwards are requested to register at the Reception Desk.
Security: Security personnel are on duty 24hrs a day. We advise you to make use of the room door security bolt, before retiring. For your security, all visitors in the room from 10.00pm onwards are requested to register at the Reception Desk: We also advise you to please use our Safe Deposit Boxes which are available free of charge at the Cashiers desk at the Lobby Level.
Cable TV*: Colour T.V. with 24 hrs. Satellite hookup channels especially for your kids.
Packages**: If your family planning a holiday or you are planning a business conference to this fabulous place, then a package including our specially designed seven seater luxury coach with all modern amenities like microwave, Fridge, T.V. with DVD Player, Comfortable Sofa-cum-bed etc. is all set to cater to your requirements. Special packages for Honeymoon couple also.
If you are planning to invite more than just your family to this fabulous place or are planning a business conference, then a conference room is all set to cater to the most minute detail finest details required by your family friends or your company. All facilities including laptop connectivity, audio-visual conferencing of an exquisite business center are available. As many as 180 people could dine, discuss and decide in the most pleasant environment and carry home memories of a simply terrific stay.
- Total Rooms:
- Room Facility:
All our cottages and rooms have individual geysers, tea Kettle in rooms, and is equipped with blowers/radiators and all modern amenities like telephone, T.V., etc. The three glass cottages (No. 101, 102, 103) have also been provided with Tower model Air Conditioner that can be used in case any heat spell makes them hot.
- Room Services:
"Tarika - e - Jharokha" A fine dining restaurant offers a unique luncheon and dining experience for visitors alike. The best of traditionalindian dining is complimented with our new Indian - Asian fusion dishes to add a real international flavor and innovation for those who love fine dining. Our spacious dining room overlooks a specticular view of the lush green hills and majestic view of Solan and Shimla
- Other Facility:
Outdoor Trekking Walking Paths surrounded with exotic herbal plants Wildlife Sight Seeing Fishing (at Giri River, subject to Govt. approval) River Rafting Horse Riding Nature Walk Sunset visit at Kali ka Tibba Golfing (at Naldehra Golf Course) Multi Sporactivitiests Courts Croquet Archery Basket Ball Hammoks Roller Skating Amphitheatre Bonfire on request
Indoor Snooker & Pool Table Scrabble Table Tennis Carom Board Chess Cyber Cafe In-house Video Library Cartoon Theatre for kids Tambola in house Bonfire Painting Competition Antakshiri Talent Competition Dart Board In-house Cable TV Library for Seniors Bird Sanctuary
- Location Advantage:
Tarika's Jungal Retreat, is located in the sylvan surroundings of Blossom - Chail amidst serene beauty and splendours of Himachal Pradesh
- Access Airport:
Chandigarh to Chail: 110 Kms
- Access Rail:
Kandaghat to chail: 30 Kms