A New Spacious 4-Star Resort spreading over 2 Acres of land in Shantiniketan
One of the nearest, as well as a relaxing escape from Kolkata, is Bolpur and Shantiniketan. The place has its own glory because of its association with the Bard of Bengal, Tagore, and the Biswa Bharati University. If you are looking for a large green lawn and a blue swimming pool over a 2-acre of land, you are in the right place. It’s a perfect place to let your kid enjoy some time in the field which they miss so much in city life. But this isn’t just for the family the resort is large enough to host a corporate group or entertain a large friend group. This is a perfect place to get away from the city for the weekend and relax in tranquillity.
Accommodation : 3 Suites, 25 AC Deluxe Rooms, with maximum accommodation of 84 heads
You can enjoy all the modern facilities in the room that are equipped with a private bathroom, geyser, a balcony with a natural view, and services such as intercom, satellite TV, free WiFi, mini-fridge.
Check In: 1: 00 P.M.
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Courtyard and Pool: The tourists can relax in the open courtyard or in the pool.
Stargazing and Astrophotography: The place is away from Bolpur town and free from light pollution. If the sky is clear, this is a perfect place for stargazing in the late hours of the night.
Bird-Watching: The surrounding Sonajhuri forest and the nearby water bodies are nice spots for birdwatching. During the early hours and before sunset, birds like Bar-headed goose, Purple swamphen, various kingfishers and Robins, Grebes, and Barbets can be seen here.
Illam Bazar Forest: It is a small forest of Shal and Teak trees near the property. Visit the place early morning to witness the mesmerizing natural beauty.
Rabindra Bhavana Museum: This place contains manuscripts of Tagore’s original works and paintings, a copy of his Nobel medallions, certificates, and photographs. This place is a testimony to his life-works and draws a huge crowd.
Tagore’s Ashrama: It is a well-preserved heritage site and the abode of the Kaviguru Rabindranath. Here classes are still held under the open sky in AmraKunja.
Upasanaghar and Chatimtala: These are the traditional places for mediation. The places are deeply rooted in the history and heritage of Shantiniketan and BiswaBharati University.
KhoaiMela/Shanibarer Haat: It is a unique village “haat” or weekly rural market, which takes place every Saturday in Khoai. You can buy handicraft items that are sold here and along with that enjoy the Baul performances.
Poushmela: It is the biggest winter attraction and festival in Shantiniketan in late December. Tourists from all over the country come and visit the place this time.
Amar Kutir: This place showcases locally made handicraft items. It is a good place for buying souvenirs.
Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary: A deer park and bird sanctuary 5 km away from the property.
Tarapith: One of the most famous and popular temple/shakti pith in this region, which is situated 80 km away from the property.
How to Reach
Rail: The nearest rail-station is Bolpur-Shantiniketan. From there it is nearly 11 km which takes around 20 minutes to reach by car
Air: The nearest airport is Dumdum or Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport. From there the distance is 164 km and it takes 3 hours and 30 minutes to reach by car from there.
Road: From Kolkata, the property is approximately 165 km away. It takes around 3 hours 45 minutes to reach by NH19 and NH114 respectively.
Best Time To Visit Shantiniketan Resort
Each season have their unique signature in this place. Winter and monsoon seasons are the best time to visit because the temperature stays low and nature is in full glory. Whereas in the summer the heat is unbearable at the noon, but in the late afternoon, Kaalbaishakhi and the clouds are a sight to behold. But this property with a swimming pool and a green lawn is actually a great weekend place. Any season is best to reach here and take a break
Deluxe Room: INR 4500 Per Day (Including GST and Breakfast for a Couple)
Suite Room: INR 7300 Per Day (Including GST and Breakfast for a Couple)
Complimentary for a child under six years. Above that extra person charge
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