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Kila Dalijoda, a cycling homestay,

Feel the rich heritage of past, stay here at this former hunting mansion, now a villa farm house.
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Feel the rich heritage of past, stay here at this former hunting mansion, now a villa farm house.
Take a deep breadth and feel the freshness of incredibile India and its simplicity and its heritage.
enjoy bedrooms with colored windows,feel the cooling effect of a bygone era, using wet root curtains
Spend the rarest moments of your life with someone so simple in the most remote villages in India
Have a thrilling Angling or sportfishing vacation with your family in this unknown destination.
For some people time has not changed. Enjoy seeing traditional methods of lifestyle
Be a part and get the feel of an old world charm.
be a part of tribal culture. watching cockfights are a part of local tribal lifestyle, weekly market
relax your mind and refresh your evenings with different tribal dances to remember for a long time
Exclusive al fresco dinner and breakfast settings for a romantic and memorable holiday.
go back in time and look at history.  A family with a rich heritage started in 81 AD.
Enjoy authentic Indian food and family receipies with hosts, cooked in bio gas eco kitchen
A smile is more than a thousand words.
India's top hand woven silk textile destination. A rich Indian product to carry home as gifts
we need no modern technology. we are better off with our traditional stuff !!.see craftsmen at work
Research scholars !! stop here to find out what you have missed in your study.
Are you a bird watcher or a nature photographer ? come here and get the best of it.
trekking, Jungle walk, cycling, Bat safari (flying fox), these are our best features.
For the trophy hunters, size does matter.
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Bhubaneswar, Khurda District, Odisha
This beautiful Mansion was once an exclusive hunting resort of an Indian King hailing from Panchakote Raj state of West Bengal, in the eastern part India. Now converted into a very beautiful, eco friendly Heritage Homestay by his descendants. This two-storied mansion is built in laterite stone, and is situated close to the city of Cuttack in Odisha, near the forest and hills of Dalijoda range, which gives a scenic backdrop to the palace.

Two large water bodies in the foreground gives it a serene touch and tourists can enjoy an alfresco dinner next to the water on a moon-lit evening. This former hunting lodge is built like a chateaux inspired by European styles with its arched windows and doors fitted with multi-coloured glass.

Presently, this property is maintained by descendants of the erstwhile king. They have kept the property nat...
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Listing #HL314227
About the Owner
Debjit S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

We were so happy to stay in your lovely palace you put so much heart to restaure it. We were sad not stay only 1 night but sure next time we 'll spend more time to enjoy your home, your delightful friendly attitude and so...More

Thank taradhara
debjitsinghdeo, VR Owner at Kila Dalijoda, a cycling homestay,, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Thanks so much Dhana and Corsica. It was a short but a wonderful meeting. We seriously look forward to strengthen our relationship and meeting you again for a long term friendship. Best regards to both of you. Debjit

Reviewed March 24, 2018

If you are looking for a wonderful and authentic experience off the beaten path, then Kila Dalijoda is the place for you. Staying there has been one of the highlights of my 2 months of travel in India. I stayed for 5 nights It is...More

Thank Michael G
debjitsinghdeo, VR Owner at Kila Dalijoda, a cycling homestay,, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Thanks a lot Michael. You are a gem of a person and we loved hosting you. You left a lasting impression of good feeling and our only call is to you come back with your wife and experience something new . Best regards. Debjit n...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2018

I planned to stay 3 days in Kila Dalijoda, but stayed almost one week and still it was difficult to leave. The place is so very pleaceful. A not so well known and very peaceful part of India. My room on the top floor was...More

Thank Malkia
debjitsinghdeo, VR Owner at Kila Dalijoda, a cycling homestay,, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Thanks so much Lisette. We loved your presence as much and want you to come back for some more interesting outdoors. Best wishes Debjit

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Twins
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The House sleeps 5, but offer price set for 2 ( couple or twin sharing ) including breakfast. Other meals are optional on chargeable basis.
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About the neighborhood
Choudwar is situated close to the ancient city of Cuttack as well as Bhubaneswar, which is the capital of Odisha. The place is surrounded by lovely forests and hills of Dalijoda on one side and serene rural villages on the other -- offering the traveler a multiplicity of choices to experience local culture as well as the tribal lifestyle of villagers, including ancient practices such as cock-fights and their own version of a farmer's market. To complement your stay in Choudwar at Kila Dalijoda you can expect healthy, clean and traditional Indian food cooked in an eco-friendly kitchen. From wild-life safaris, bird-watching, nature-walks you can walk through tiny hamlets and have a glimpse of local village life or even witness the making of hand-crafted utensils a speciality of the are... more
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How to get there
Airport: Bhubaneswar: 28.0 mi
Railway: Cuttack: 13.7 mi
Ferry: Paradip: 74.6 mi
How to to reach the property. ?
Guests will have to come to Bhubaneswar the capital of Orissa. From Bhubaneswar take a cab/taxi and drive north to a small town called Choudwar which is 45kms. From Choudwar take the road to village Mangarajpur. After 11 kms on the left is the property.

Travelers and tourists can reach the destination by car or private taxis only. Taxis are available from the railway station or from the airport. Taxis can be arranged on request.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 55.9 mi.
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