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Just 4.5 hours from Delhi, in the heart of the Chambal Valley, lies this luxury eco-lodge – an oasis of tranquility nestling in sprawling acres of reclaimed woodland. A restored inheritance dating back to the late 1890s, this Unhotel is a warm and welcoming haven both for the eager explorer and the luxury traveller. The accommodation combines the warmth of local homes and the comfort of modern amenities.
This former camp office belongs to the Zamindar of Jarar’s family. It was used to house the family for its bi-annual cattle fair excursions.
The lodge now has thirteen well-appointed rooms and suites. The period furniture and furnishings bring alive the stately grace of this heritage unhotel.
The main kothi has front and rear verandahs with access to a library across the pebbled courtyard.
One of the cottages has private enclosed gardens and verandahs.
There is open farmland at the back with ample private space for guests. The smaller cottages blend local architecture with contemporary conveniences and comforts.
This family lodge has a long tradition of hospitality and a reputation for serving culinary delights.
Expect mouth-watering dishes based on age-old family recipes served with a lot of pride and attention to detail. You will be pampered with authentic home-cooked buffet spreads with fresh locally sourced organically grown ingredients.
The beautiful old trees, huge gardens and the restored camp office of the late 18th century provide idyllic settings for mealtimes.
You will meet like-minded guests during evening bon-fires.
Or opt for quiet star-gazing or the solitary comfort of a good book.
Camp in Untamed Chambal
Location: Shekhawati, Rajasthan
Nearest Airport: New Delhi (290 km), Agra (70 km)
Nearest Train Station: Agra (1.5 hours)
Nearest Driveable Hub: Delhi/NCR (4.5 hours)
Amenities: Heritage rooms, bonfire spaces, fresh and local cuisine, guided walks and treks, visits to the Chambal river, wildlife exploration, WiFi on-sight,
A luxury getaway in the Chambal Valley with a perfect blend of history, heritage, age old family recipes and spectacular safaris make it the perfect Unhotel stay. It’s a warm and welcoming haven for both the explorer and the average traveller.
To help you discover the many facets of this ancient land, the lodge offers different safaris. The calm waters of the Chambal river are best explored on a boat. You will experience spectacular sightings of the gharials, muggers and turtles basking in the sun; and the occasional sightings of the Gangetic river dolphins breaking surface.
Explore the forgotten pathways leading to the magnificent ruins of Ater – once a valued stronghold and at the forefront of numerous battles between the Rajputs, the Marathas and the British armies.
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