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Had the best day there with my family. We enjoyed every moment of our stay, especially the hiking. The food provided was delicious with quite a variety...
It is a village style resort between the lush green apple orchards. Experiencing Khaddu lifestyle was totally a different and new thing for us. Thanks ...
Check-in time: 10 AM
Check-out time: 10 AM
About the Apple Farm Stay
Breaking away from mainstream tourism trends, This vintage style homestay is committed to offering the guests an inmate and once in a lifetime encounter with Pahari villages and the lush green Apple orchards.
The homestay features three bedrooms designed in KotKhāi style of architecture (ancient architecture used for King's palace) which comprises of 2 double bedrooms with a balcony and 1 superior room with private washroom. An in house restaurant, a terrace and a beautiful garden with open space for Bonfire and music is accessible for guests.
The Apple Farm Stay gives you a chance to live like a local for a change and experience village life in Himachal, as it should be. Not as a guest, but as a local. You can engage yourself with a host of activities at the farm to get a first-hand taste of what it takes to be a true 'KHAADU' (Local Himachali).
From snow drive expedition (in winters) to living the rustic village life as you feed and milk the farm animals or watch the Gaddis herd their goats in the neighbourhood pasture land or get closer to nature and help the locals with planting and harvesting crop.
Other activities like apple picking, off-roading in an SUV, Hike to viewpoints like Chanchal Pass, Pabbar Valley etc, Bird Watching, Star Gazing etc can also be enjoyed at the property.
Highlights of Apple Farm Stay, Kotkhai:
1. Accommodation in Deluxe Room with complimentary breakfast.
2. Complimentry local village walk.
3. Complimentry farm tour to experience Khaadu lifestyle.
4. Complimentry bird watching tour.
How to reach:
The stay is 75 km away from Shimla airport. Private cabs and public transport can be used to reach the stay.
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Had the best day there with my family. We enjoyed every moment of our stay, especially the hiking. The food provided was delicious with quite a variety. All thanks to the Thrillophilia for providing such a user friendly online booking platform with discounted deals..
Rated : 5.0
It is a village style resort between the lush green apple orchards. Experiencing Khaddu lifestyle was totally a different and new thing for us. Thanks to Thrillophilia for combining stays with such amazing inclusive activities at the best online deals.
The Apple Farm Stay is a rustic property tucked away in the midst of fruit apple and other fruit orchards in Kotkhai near Shimla.
It is an over 100 years old heritage bungalow that cannot go amiss with its brick-red thatched roof and stunning traditional Kath Kuni architecture. There are three bedrooms, a living space, restaurant and other basic features that are ideal for an intimate getaway with only the closest of family and friends.
Giving a different and not so mainstream stay experience, guests can enjoy truly laid-back moments that we all crave so much.
For adventure enthusiasts, the stay staff also arranges many on and off-site activities, such as bonfires, treks, fruit-plucking, Off-roading etc.
Giri Ganga: Located at a distance of 20.8 kilometres from the resort, Giri Ganga is a valley near Kharapathar of Shimla District. The scenic and quaint place is home to the Giri Ganga Temple and Kuppar Bugyal that one can visit during their trip. The temple is perched amid thick pine and deodar forests and can be reached after taking a short trek while also enjoying views of the Kuppar Peak.
Jabbal Palace: Located at a distance of 29.6 kilometres from the resort, the Jabbal Palace is situated at an elevation of 7000 feet above sea level in Jubbal near Shimla. It is also one of the most prominent heritage sites in the region and frequented by tourists all year round. Built in 1930 by a French architect with design elements of Indian, European and Chinese styles, this structure is a standout amongst the lush surroundings,
Himalayan Nature Park: Located at a distance of 47.3 kilometres from the resort, the Himalayan Nature Park is one of the best places to see in the Shimla district, especially for nature enthusiasts. The park is home to a range of rare and endangered animal and plant species that one can explore by going on an extensive 7-day trek within the vicinity of the reserve.
Mall Road, Shimla: Located at a distance of 59.3 kilometres from the resort, in the heart of Shimla city, the Mall Road is a buzzing place to witness the social and commercial happenings. There are many cafes, restaurants, bars, shops and others where one can either interact with other visitors or enjoy the lively ambience of the street.
At the Apple Farm Stay in Shimla guests can indulge in the following activities and have a fun and gleeful holiday experience.
- Indoor Games
- Outdoor Games
- Reading at the in-house
- BBQ and Bonfire
- Apple Picking
- Off-roading in an SUV
- Hike to Viewpoints like Chanchal Pass, Pabbar Valley etc.
- Bird Watching
- Star Gazing
- Evening Entertainment
- Village Visit and Walk Farm Tours
Yes. There is an in-house, multi-cuisine restaurant at the Apple Farm Stay In Shimla that serves a delectable menu of local, other traditional Indian and International cuisines. All the dishes are prepared using locally procured produce and by the hands of skilled cooks.
Here is a list of the amenities that are available at the Apple Farm Stay in Shimla.
- Room Service
- Breakfast Buffet
- Front Desk
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Power Back-up
- 24/7 Water Supply
No. There is no swimming pool facility available at the Apple Farm Stay, Shimla Resort property.
The nearest airport from the Apple Farm Stay, Shimla is the Shimla Airport, located at a distance of 82.1 kilometres via Theog - Hatkoti - Rohru Road and NH 5 route.
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