Facilities & Services

Air-conditioning:

Mechanical heating and cooling is available in the Conservatory. Mechanical climate control is not needed elsewhere

ATM:

ATMs are available at Bhowali, Bhimtal and nearby towns

Birdwatching:

Extensive birdlife visits the Estate itself, and abounds in the Protected Forest nearby. View the list of birds

Reservation Guarantee:

Reservations are guaranteed only on receipt of full payment in advance, via bank transfer

Business Services:

Wi-Fi Internet access, printer, copier and scanner is available on the property.

Car Rental:

Chauffeur-driven rental cars can be made available at short notice on request

Check-In Time:

1 PM

Check-Out Time:

11AM

Chemist Shop:

Available in Bhowali

Children:

Children between the ages of 6-11 years will be charged 50% of the tariff/ per day. Children above 12 years are charged at full tariff.

Credit Cards:

Not accepted

Currency Exchange:

Not available

Dress Code:

Dress as you please

Dry Cleaning:

Not available

Electrical Supply and Voltage:

Electrical supply is generally stable, however, being a rural area, is prone to outages and low voltage. Back-up is provided via a generator and battery inverter. Voltage is 220V

Fitness:

There are no fitness facilities on site, however, we suggest that there is no better fitness option than mountain walking!

Gas Station:

Available at Bhowali

Housekeeping:

Housekeeping is daily, however, bedsheets are not changed in the duration of stay. Extra towels are available at all times.

Late Check-Out:

Available on request

Laundry:

Washer and dryer available on premise. No ironing service available

Library:

There is an extensive library of books available

Medical Facilities:

108 Emergency Ambulance Service – run jointly by the Government of Uttarakhand and the GVK Foundation provides a local first response 24/7 service; Call 108 GB Pant Hospital (Ramsay); 11km / 20 mins from Himalaica Ramsay Hospital Road Tallital, Nainital Ph: +91 5942 235 388 BD Pandey Male and Female Hospital; 11km / 20 mins from Himalaica Bara Bazar, Mall Rd, Mallital, Nainital, +91 5942 235 012 Government Hospital, Bhowali Ramgarh Road (1km / 5 mins from Himalaica) Phone: 05942-221 046 BrijLal Hospital & Research Centre Pvt. Ltd., 35 km / 60 mins from Himalaica Anandi Tower, Nainital-Road, NH-87 Haldwani A modern, state-of-the-art, multi-speciality hospital 24/7 emergency response : +91- 99276-88888, +91-98378-11111

Newspapers:

National newspapers (late edition) are delivered daily to the Estate

Movies:

There is an extensive video library on premise in the TV Lounge

Music:

BoseTM surround-sound system in the Conservatory. Extensive music selection available

Parking:

Up to 3 cars can be parked within the Estate premises

Pets:

No pets permitted on the premises

Room Service:

Not available

Safety Deposit Box:

Not available

Smoking:

All internal spaces are Non-Smoking

Sofa-Bed:

Available in the Den

Supplements / Extras:

Supplements are not included in the tariff and to be paid on check-out

Swimming Pool:

Not available

Television:

TV Lounge with cable service featuring all national channels is available

Telephone:

STD available. All mobile services work on the Estate. Vodaphone and Idea services are the best, while Airtel works well in specific locations.