February boasts amazing weather and yet another chance to take a short break from work. What’s even more exciting is that there’s a long weekend again this month (yay!). 2017 is turning out to be an amazing year, travel-wise at least! We’ve scooped out a few amazing holiday homes for you to start planning your travels early. Moreover, there are some exciting festivals and events happening all over the country too, so take that into consideration too. Here’s a handy guide of events for the month, just for you.
- This Bungalow with a View in Lebong, Darjeeling
Ging Tea House has been tastefully restored keeping its colonial heritage intact while being admirably classic in style. This historic house is surrounded by beautiful well maintained private gardens. Inside, the tranquillity and atmosphere of a family home are all still intact. The rooms are royal, with old wooden flooring and exposed rafters on the high ceiling, complete with period furniture and drapes. Each suite comes with equally spacious bathrooms replete with all modern amenities. Step out into the gardens to relax in the gazebo or lounge on the sun deck, sipping morning tea in the company of the birds while gazing at the majestic Himalayan mountains. The location enjoys beautiful panoramic views and ample privacy. In the evening, gather around the ancient stone fireplace in the library with a glass of wine to listen to stories of life in the hills or try your hand at the antique piano.
- This Classy Cottage in Landour, Mussoorie
For those looking to spend their vacation peacefully amidst lap of nature, far away from hubbubs, The Cliffe offers an ideal destination. All the rooms are uniquely designed and elegantly furnished for your best possible comfort. All modern amenities are provided to the guests including Wi-Fi connectivity, LCD television, round the clock hot water supply and room service. The food outlet offers lip smacking dishes, which can be enjoyed on an open terrace or lush garden accompanied by astonishing vista. Pristine surroundings, snow-capped mountains, complete solitude, state-of-the-art services and luxurious facilities, all await you here in Mussorie at The Cliffe.
- This Beautiful Pool Villa in Goa
Experience the pleasures Goa has to offer while your stay at this villa in the White Square Nirvana for a memorable holiday. This beautifully designed villa sits facing an expansive garden and a swimming pool. The villa is furnished with utmost care to make your stay comfortable with its parking facility and room service. With its comfortably furnished living room, dining area, and kitchen; it’s like your own summer home. The bedrooms are stylishly furnished with a seating area and a private balcony. During your days here, laze around in the garden or sweat it out on the tennis court in the serene breezy evenings of Goa.
- These Luxurious Rooms in Peora, Almora
The Orchard has been designed by a renowned Italian architect as a Tuscan Farmhouse set in the beautiful Kumaon where winding roads, pine forests, and trees laden with fruits, set the scenery. You will be left enchanted by the lavishly tiled and marbled floors, graceful arches, galleries, and hallways over 100 feet long. For your comfort, all bedrooms and bathrooms have been fitted with heated floors to make your room cozy even in the coldest months of the year. Take your pick from the different rooms.
- These Chic Rooms in White Town, Pondicherry
Hidden behind a discreet facade, this big 19th-century house located in the old French town (White Town) has expanded a new wing built in contemporary style and comprises of fifteen well decorated and spacious rooms, a restaurant, and a cafe bar. The use of the traditional material in a modern language, the harmony of proportion and simplicity confers a unique and innovative character to this hotel and provides a modern interpretation of colonial architecture. This mixture of styles as well as the use of popular handiwork is involved in the joint efforts of the architects and promoters, who in their own capacity have vast knowledge in the service Industry, to shake the conventions, to arouse curiosity and to create an alchemy between the elements while maintaining a great artistic sensibility.
- This Royal Heritage Haveli in Khatipura, Jaipur
Rajasthan: the land of ancient forts and heritage palaces that breathes out its celebratory past has become a popular tourist destination among tourists in the present scenario. Showcasing Rajasthan’s rich heritage and culture, Royal Heritage Haveli in Jaipur, treats one to a royal life offering unmatched charisma and world-class hospitality. You are sure to get mesmerised by this otherworldly palace which is complemented with rambling lawns, serene courtyards, plush interiors and stately living areas. Known for their warm hospitality, the hosts – Angelique and Pradip give each guest a personalized and truthful taste of the bygone era of the Maharaja’s way of life. With authentic art and artefacts embellishing the aisles, the palace is an effort to recreate century old royal living. Providing an insight into the rich royal life, the whole palace can be relished by you alone. Offering total nine marvellously designed rooms the palace pampers the guests with the exquisite lavishness of the past with modern-day amenities.