Where you wake up to the sound of birds chirping Exotic Marigold Home Stay near Dharamshala in India, is set up in the beautiful country sides with peaceful and rural environment in a village of the Foothills of Himalayas. The family House has 03 fan cooled rooms, 01 being used as the Family room and the rest 02 rooms are used as the Guest rooms. There is a separate dining areas/ sitting area, a modern kitchen, western toilets with showers, a veranda outside where you can have your breakfast or afternoon tea surrounded by gardens and fruit trees like Mangoes, Oranges, Lemon, Guava etc.

Your host Mrs Brij Dutta & family will provide you a warm welcome , the great Indian Hospitality, the tasty Indian and Western food , a wealth of local knowledge, a taste of country living and the love of the nature while staying in the countrysides.

We will ensure you the most pleasant and comfortable home stay in the Foothills of Himalayas. It all offer a wonderful opportunity to experience the slower pace of rural life whilst staying a few days in our family home where our hospitality provides access to the sort of local knowledge and welcome, normally reserved for those lucky enough to have friends or family in India.

You can stay here with our family for a few days to a few months and even can use the house as a after retirement house in India where there are possibilities to personalise your room and to get your own private cottage / bungalow ready within a few months and a personal kitchen, still staying next to the family totally committed to ensuring you Healthcare, Happiness and Emotional well- being.

The major attraction at the village is the Ancient Hindu Temple of Flames “ Jawalamukhi” , where the fire flames are constantly burning out of the temple walls at various places since first date of its known History. Despite many scientific researches, the reason behind these natural flames couldn’t be found out.

People living during the summer time at the Exotic Home stay India-near Dharamshala could be shifted to the British Colonial Town of Shimla at our Marigold Home Shimla from Mid April to October where you can enjoy the Indian Summers at its best at this famous and beautiful hill station of India.

Nearest Local Market

Basdi Village Market: 1 kms  |  Nadun Market : 6 kms.  |  Jawalamukhi Market: 6 kms.  |  Pragpur Heritage Village: 15 kms.

DBL Deluxe Rooms / Single Rooms

Tariff for Home Stay for short term of stays from 01 day to 06 Days.

01 DBL Deluxe Room / 02 = 2,500 Indian Rupees
equivalent to "£" 30 GBP OR equivalent to 38 US $.

01 Single Room / 01 Pax = 2,000 Indian Rupees
equivalent to "£" 25 GBP OR equivalent to 30 US $.

Please contact us for the rates including the food or for longer period of home stays.

Book over 35 days in advance and get Special Discounts of 10 %

Book over 06 days and get Special Discounts of 10 %


Tariff for longer stay and after retirement homes for 01 month to 11 months.

Single Occupancy per month = 70,000 Indian Rupees
equivalent to "£" 825 GBP OR equivalent to 1060 US $, per month.

Double Occupancy per month = 63,000 Indian Rupees
equivalent to "£" 740 GBP OR equivalent to 955 US $, per person / per month.

The Above Cost Includes 3 course of a meal with snacks and many complimentary services like doctor on Call, free laundry and is an entire programme where you keep yourself busy with the local community as per your interest. For more details kindly write to us in personal.

Stay over 45 days and get Special discount of 5 %

Stay over 80 days and get Special discount of 10 %

Complimentary Services

  • Traditional Welcome on arrival
  • 01 Bottle of Mineral water
  • Basic toiletry
  • Morning and Afternoon Tea
  • Laundry service for longer stays of 07 days or more
  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Room heaters / Air coolers
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Evening snacks
  • Currency exchange
Paid Services

  • Doctor On call
  • Laundry Service
  • Local Guide for day tour
  • Local Sightseeing
  • Car Rentals
  • Lunch / Dinner

Please Note: We also provide you all travel assistance in India through our Professional and reliable travel company Summit Safari India

Daily Healthy Food Served with a Smile

Combination of Indian and Western Food as per your interest including fresh fruit juice/ mango/ Banana Shakes, Porridge/ Corn flakes, Butter Toast, homemade jam, omelettes and freshly chopped seasonal fruits and tea/ coffee.
(300 Rupees per head)

Local Indian Food with Rice, Roti (Indian Bread), Freshly cooked vegetables, lentils, yoghurt With a choice of tea/ coffee.
Afternoon Tea / Snacks
vegetable Pakoras / French fries, Samosa / Indian Snacks With a choice of tea/ coffee.
(450 Rupees per head)

Soup, fruit/ veg salad/ Non Veg – chicken curry / fish curry/ mutton curry, 01 vegetable / lentils, rice, Indian bread ( roti), desert with a choice of tea/ coffee.


When to Go

Throughout Year, but the best time is October to April. People living during the summer time at the Exotic Home stay India could be shifted to the hill station at Shimla from Mid April to October as per their interest.

Expected temperature during the Year:
Jan: 14° - 18° May : 28° - 38° September: 28° - 32°
Feb: 16° - 22° June: 30° - 36° October: 22° - 30°
March 20° - 28° July: 32° - 38° November: 18° - 24°
April: 24° - 34° August: 30° - 36° December: 16° - 22°
How To Reach
Nearest Airport

Dharamshala: 61 kms.

Chandigarh: 190 kms.

Amritsar: 190 kms.
Nearest Broad gauge railway Chandigarh: 190 kms.
By Road

Delhi: 425 kms.

Chandigarh: 190 kms

Amritsar: 190 kms

Shimla: 180 kms