About Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh
Dharamshala is a city in the upper reaches of the Kangra Valley in Himachal Pradesh and is surrounded by dense coniferous forest consisting mainly of stately Deodars. The village of McLeodGanj lying in the upper reaches is known worldwide for the presence of the Dalai Lama. Dharamshala in Himachal is the centre of the Tibetan exile world in India. Dalai lama’s presence and the Tibetan population has made Dharamshala a popular destination for Indian and foreign tourists, including students studying Tibet.
About Eagle Nest
This heritage hotel in Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) is set in 2 sq k of cedar, oak and rhododendron in the splendid Himalayan foothills overlooking the Kangra and Kullu Valleys and the residence of Dalai Lama amidst his community in exile from Tibet. This unusual, beautiful corner of India has the snowcapped Dhauladhar Mountains as its spectacular backdrop – providing stunning views from our garden.
This Hotel in the outskirts of Dharamshala is an accumulation of the surrounding influences; each apartment is individually decorated: Moghal, Tibetan, Himachali and Kashmiri. All with en-suite marble bathrooms and verandahs with mountain views. The hotel has its own spring water and is well known for their high standards of international vegetarian cuisine. The food is fresh and home cooked.
We operate a very conscious environmentally friendly hotel-lodge with regard to our neighborhood wildlife, nature and keeping local situations sustainable. There isn’t a road leading to the hotel so no cars are on site – All our staff is from local villages, and we use locally hand-woven blankets, hand-made soaps and hand-carved wood products. The other features include:
|Room||Summer rate||Winter rate|
|Dhauladhar Suite||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
|Deodar Room||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
|Craven Cottage||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
|Mughal Suite||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
|Tibetan Suite||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
|Hallet Room||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
|Blue Room||Rs. 12,000/-||Rs. 12,000/-|
The above rates includes taxes + all the following :
Please note: We meet guests at Gallu, nearest vehicle point: there is a 10-15 mins walk through the forest to Eagles Nest. We provide guides & porters. We can also arrange help from Mcleodganj. The hotel is set in 2 sq km of unspoilt nature, in a very unique location.