Oakdane Resort Darjeeling

Darjeeling hotel with view of mountain at the Mall Road
A cosy Darjeeling hotel in the heart of of the city with great Kunchenjungha view.

Hill-stations have a special place in the heart of all those who love to travel. Mountain peaks standing proudly against the blue sky can enchant you. The rays of the first sun remove the misty cover to touch you softly, and the cold fresh mountain breeze welcomes you in the verdure heaven. Darjeeling, the queen of the hills, needs no introduction as she can offer you all these and then some more. The place shows off its colonial heritage proudly, yet full of all the modern amenities and connectivity. There are a number of properties scattered throughout the hill-station, but Nomadic Oakdene Resort Darjeeling is one of the best among them.

The town center and social center of Darjeeling is the Mall. It is the main market area, the place of gathering and various performances. Just beside the mall and BhanuBhavan, Nomadic Oakdene Resort Darjeeling is close to the heart and soul of Darjeeling. The property offers clean and cosy wooden rooms at a budget price. An unparalleled mountain view from the room and terrace is the major highlight here. Besides, the homely food and the efficient service of the polite and cheerful staffs, are the major highlights of the property.

Accommodation:  Executive rooms, Premium rooms (with Mountain View)

Check-in 12:00 Noon
Check out 11:00 A.M.

Outdoor Activity:

Local hikes: The property is at a central location in Darjeeling. You can take a hike and check out a number of major points from here. Go out for a walk in the early morning or in the afternoon in a less-crowded mall. You can reach Mahakal temple, nearby monasteries. If you are a bird-watcher, you can walk around the Raj Bhavan area or to the zoo for some good sighting.

Rafting: White-water rafting is a major attraction here. You can go to the popularTeesta Bazaar area from Darjeeling. Rafting takes place between Tarkhola to Kalijhora.

Para-gliding: It is done at a place with more altitude than Darjeeling, near the St. Paul’s School at Jalapahar area. You can take a car or trek to the place. If the weather is clear, you can see the snow-capped mountain peaks of Kanchenjungha, or even the highest peak of the world.

Tea garden visit and tea tasting season: The property is adjacent to LebongTea garden, and the Happy valley tea estates. Both of these are world-famous for their excellent line of tea brand. You can visit these places and experience a tea tasting season or to see the processing of Darjeeling tea.

Nearby Attractions:

Lebong Racecourse: Near the property, it is the smallest and highest race-course in the world. The place started in 1885 as a parade ground. Gymkhana club manages and organises races in this 480-yard racecourse regularly.

Batasia Loop: It is a park and a stop of the UNESCO world heritage Himalayan Mountain Railway. The place offersa panoramic view of the city and the surrounding area. At the centre of Batasia Loop you will find a war memorial, which is there to commemorate the brave soldiers of Gorkha regiment sacrificing their lives in various wars and operations for the country.

Ghum Station:Ghum is India’s highest operational railway station. Right next to the Ghoom Station, there is a Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Museum which has the oldest DHR engine “The Baby Sivok” in its premises and a wide range of old railway artefacts.

Rock Garden and Ganga Maya Park: This is a man-made rock garden in front of beautiful waterfalls along with the park, sitting at the foothill of the mountain. A great place for unwinding.

Tiger Hill sunrise point: This place is located at an altitude of 1100 ft. Tiger hill offers a panoramic view of Darjeeling and the surrounding area, as well as it is famous for the amazing sunrise view with the glittering Kanchenjunga peak.

How to Reach:

Rail: The nearest rail-station is New Jalpaiguri Jn. From there it is nearly 60 km away which takes 2 hours and 30 minutes to reach by car.

Air: The nearest airport is Bagdogra, 67 km away and takes a car 3 hours to reach the place.

Road:  From Kolkata, the property is approximately 612 km away and it takes around 16 hours to reach by NH12 or NH19.

Best Time To Visit: Summer season temperature is quite comfortable and the temperature is mild, with a clear sky. Similarly, winter is chilling, butthe shining sun makes the stay memorable. Monsoon paints the hills in a vibrant green colour.

Pocket Pinch:

Premium Room with mountain-view rates are Rs. 5500 + 5% GST only for offseason and INR 7000+ 5% GST for season time

Executive rooms are INR 4500 + 5% GST for offseason and INR 6000 + 5% GST for season time

Extra cot INR 1500

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