HOLUMBA facing Mount. Kanchenjunga is a 2 acres natural landscaped botanical extravangenza, water fed by a natural spring, inhabited by a flora population over 1000 species of orchids, plants & trees, and conveniently located on the main highway, a kilometer ahead of Kalimpong town having own car park & garages. (The Ven. Bikchu Sangharakshita lived in "The Hermitage" (Magnolia) and refers to it as his Garden of Eden.)
HOLUMBA offers the nature loving tourists an expansive orchid nursery:-"Nurseryman's Haven", world wide exporter since 1972 - specialist in Indo- Burmese orchids & Himalayan & Exotic - bulbs, tubers, rhizomes, plants, & seeds. HOLUMBA offers the tired travelers, a quiet rest in quaint & affordable six individual home stay in wooden chalet - type cottages of "Holumba Haven" complex, situated within the acres of orchid farm and forested botanical park.
The chalets named : Bamboo Groove, Magnolia, Pine Woods, Spring Site, Tree Tops , Wood Cot and Chalet each have double accommodation rooms, attached western bathrooms with running cold spring water and attached electric geyser. Total rooms - sixteen double accommodations. Dining room -The Orchid (seating 24 pax) is an annexe to the residence of Karma T. Pempahishey and family - owners of the niche.
Bamboo Grove Cottage 3 rooms all with attached bathrooms. In addition, Room No. 1 has two bed rooms (a double bed room & a twin bedded room), attached small reading room & a walk in closet. Room No. 3 has a small attached reading room & a walk in closet.
Magnolia Cottage has 3 double accommodation rooms all with attached bathrooms & walk in closet room. Room Nos. 2 & 3 have attached sitting room.
Pine Wood Cottage has 2 rooms - Room No. 1 & 2 with attached bathrooms.
Spring Site Cottage has 3 double bedrooms apartment cottage with furnished living & dining room.
Room No. 1 & 2 has attached bathrooms;
Room No. 3 has has non attached wash room & bathroom.
Room No. S 1 (double bed) ;
Room No. S 2 (twin single beds) ;
Room No. S 3 (double bed)
Tree Tops Cottage has two rooms - Room No. 1 & 2 with attached bathrooms.
GST AS APPLICABLE.