Sikkim The Bamboo Retreat
PO Box 20 Gangtok Head Post Office
For a truly Himalayan experience come and enjoy a unique stay in the midst of nature, yet only 45 min. drive from Gangtok. Diverse and organic meals, kid's play-room, herbal baths, library, day-hiking options, herbal-garden. And all this with great views of Nathula - the border-pass with Tibet.
We offer 13 unique rooms decorated according to Feng Shui. Almost all have an attached bathroom with western standard shower, sink and toilet as well as balcony providing panoramic views of Gangtok and the snow-covered Nathula! A diverse breakfast- and dinner-buffet with local Sikkimese, Chinese and Indian cuisine is included in our tariff!
We are surrounded by our own paddy fields and organic vegetable- and herb gaden.
There is a kid's play room, a special room for taking a HERBAL BATH, a library, a TV-room where Himalaya-related documentaries and movies are shown, a restaurant serving besides local specialities also Italian cuisine (we have an original Pizza-oven), a meditation room (meditation classes upon request).
We are only 45 min. away from Gangtok. You can ideally stay with us if you enjoy natuere's sounds, good food, clean environment, great panoramic views, personalised services and above all: CLEAN AIR!
You can stay and just RELAX or we can suggest you various day-trips such as:
- Visit of Tsomgo Lake (4000 m)
- Visit of Gangtok
- Visit of Phodong Monastery in North Sikkim
- Hike to neighbouring villages
- Visit of Rumtek and Ranka monasteries
- Visit of Martam village
After entering Sikkim at Rangpo it is a 2-hours drive to The Babmboo Resort. Just keep on following the highway till you reach the town of Ranipool. After reaching Ranipool take the Rumtek-road up to the village of Sajong. Here you may ask anyone and they can direct you to our place.