Amidst the BEAUTY OF NATURE lies Lakshani, a place swirling with the cool breeze of the RURAL SETUP and a sight of nature at it's very best. This place is the ideal getaway for you and your family from the buzzy life to a WORLD OF COMFORT AND GREENERY. You can enjoy from dawn to dusk with ease while being pampered at the same time with various deluxe facilities of the cottage. Our host at the stay, MR. JAGDISH HEGDE, is one of the FINEST HOSTS.
THREE REASONS why the place is A MUST VISIT:
01.This homestay is located close to KARKALA in UDUPI district and is surrounded by GREENERY. The stay has UMPTEEN SPECIES of FLORA. One is amazed at the VARITIES OF FLOWERS at the stay. If you are a CONNOISSEUR of ANCIENT ARCHITECT & ART then this place will definitely quench your satisfaction.
02.The stay is a wonderful symbol of TRADITION & ANTIQUITY. Every bit of the house has been decorated with antiques and EXQUISITE PIECES OF ART and furniture - ike the STONE SCULPTURES from the north, various STATUES from the south and many more PREHISTORIC COLLECTIONS from abroad. If you are looking for a relaxing vacation, away from your busy work schedule then this homestay is perfect for it since you can be nourished by taking a GOOD MASSAGE(On prior request) or a hot water bath in OPEN BATHROOM.
03.Our host, MR. JAGDISH HEGDE is reviewed and rated as one of the BEST HOSTS. Guests have loved his company, cherish their moments and conversations with him and leave the stay with a treasure chest full of SATISFACTION & CONTENTMENT.
REASON to have a look at prior to booking your stay:
01. The stay is AWAY FROM THE CITY; hence it would be advisable to have a PRIVATE MEANS OF TRANSPORT. Travelers can choose a CAB service provider as well.
The villa symbolises ANTIQUE STYLE OF ARCHITECTURE with traditional styled building methods and structures being installed. The house is a perfect example of "GUTTHU MANE" - a vintage house with a ROOF MADE FROM RED CLAY TILES. The house is located in a CALM & QUIET locality surrounded with nothing but tranquil making one feel refreshed and relaxed. The house has a variety of FLOWERS AND PLANTS and is a treat to the eyes. The house has AESTHETICALLY DECORATED with some of finest pieces of architecture and artefacts.
The entrance of the house faces a TRADITIONAL STONE ARCH with a BULL SCULPTURE placed at the bottom of it. On entering the house, one shall be amazed to witness a very aspect of architecture - A GARDEN right in the CENTRE OF THE HOUSE. The spot is covered with LUSH GREEN GRASS giving an entirely different charm to the place. A tiny WATER POOL is placed beside the garden; it contains quite a few TURTLES & FISHES. The house consists of a PORCH or VISITORS ARENA as soon as one enters the stay; a couple of couches have been placed for travelers to have a seat.
The house consists of a LIVING ROOM, KITCHEN and 2 BEDROOMS. The LIVING ROOM is a picture right out of the KING'S PRIVATE QUARTERS, with couches and chairs covered in the velvety soft cloth, giving a RICH AND LUXURY FEEL to it. This room has about 4 COUCHES which can easily seat about 10 GUESTS. It also features an ANCIENT CHESS SET with characters carved out of wood.
Both BEDROOMS are AIR-CONDITIONED and have standard DOUBLE BEDS, with an accommodation capacity of 2 GUESTS in each bedroom. ADDITIONAL BEDS shall be provided, on request. The ENTIRE HOUSE can accommodate about 10 GUESTS if guests are willing to make sleeping arrangements in the living room as well. Both bedrooms have self contained PRIVATE BATHROOMS. One of the bathrooms also has an ATTACHED OPEN BATHROOM with a bathtub and a w/c.
The stay houses a spacious KITCHEN, with an extension of itself behaving as the DINING HALL. The dining hall consists of a DINING TABLE to comfortably accommodate about 6 GUESTS. All meals are provided at the stay. A COMPLIMENTARY BREAKFAST is provided for all guests whereas OTHER MEALS shall be CHARGED ADDITIONAL. You will be SERVED with authentic vegetarian and non-vegetarian food on BAMBOO PLATES/ARECANUT LEAF PLATES/BANANA LEAF and if you are lucky enough you might as well be served on BRASS PLATES. You can relish your taste buds with excellent SOUTH INDIAN DELICACIES both vegetarian and non-vegetarian prepared with organically grown vegetables all the while enjoying the soothing instrumental music by Bhimsen Joshi.
The TARIFF mentioned is inclusive of STAY AND BREAKFAST. All OTHER MEALS shall please be charged ADDITIONAL, at about Rs. 250 per meal.
Guests are requested to mention their choice of cuisine (VEGETARIAN OR NON VEGETARIAN) and any SPECIAL REQUESTS well in ADVANCE. On a regular basis, rice and other cuisines of the south are served. In case of special needs such as Chapathi guests are requested to INFORM US WELL IN ADVANCE.
The stays are located in a CALM & SERENE environment. Hence, LOUD MUSIC & NOISES are strictly PROHIBITED.
Guests choosing to consume HOT BEVERAGES are requested to do so responsibly. Guests are free to carry their OWN CHOICE OF BEVERAGES. Beverages can be also be ORDERED at the stay among the available choices. The same shall be delivered by the caretakers.
We have ample amount of FREE SPACE FOR PARKING.