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Iris Heritage Cottage

SuperhostManāli, India
Private room in nature lodge hosted by Sachin
9 guests3 bedrooms3 beds3 baths
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This heritage chalet is in the "Iris Cottage and Stays" premise.

Amidst COVID 19 situation, we at "Iris Cottage and Stays" understand and value your work, so we are providing high-speed internet with 2 separate wifi connections in order to ensure good bandwidth for each guest.

Iris Heritage Cottage has a history of over 80 years, it being the first headquarters for the Western Himalayan Mountaineer Institute, now recreated into this pristine and serene space.

The space
This wooden heritage cottage is one of the oldest properties in Manali with its history dating back to before independence. Situated about 30 meters from the road and 1.5 km from Manali Bus Stand, a trail to the cottage will please your eyes with apple orchid and a couple of walnut trees on all sides spread across 10 acres.

The property has three bedrooms with twin single beds and 5 seater sofa beds at the common area with breathtaking views of river Beas and Himalayan ranges.

Iris Cottage has an in-house cafe, which is open from all sides to justify the views of beautiful mountains with few snow-capped peaks.

The place is very quiet except the burbling sound of river Beas and the natural stream flowing through/within the premises.

The river can be seen flowing on the front with beautiful landscape and sunset. It is 1.5 km from Mall Road on Vashist Road.

Guest access
Guests have access to Dining, Patio, Garden area.

Guest can use the Dining area and Common area on either floor of the property and can walk around orchid and premises.

Guests can park their vehicles in the Iris Cottage parking.

Other things to note
For extra bed - Extra mattress could be made available for an extra person for a room.

Hot water for the shower: There is a switch for Geyser in each bathroom, You will need to wait for approx 15 mins after you turn on the switch for Hot Water.

WiFi: We have free wifi, You can ask for a password on check-in.

Iris Cottage is accessed by walking over the trail from the parking area crossing a natural stream flowing from the mountains by a small bridge (distance is 50 meters approx from parking).

Though you have access to the orchard for a walk or photography, it is private property. So do not pluck flowers or apples from the orchid.

This property has its own identity with more than 70 years of history which was refurbished into this beautiful lodge, so please walk gently when using area on the top floor of the chalet.

We have parking space available for 6-7 cars, also there is the option to park on the street.
This heritage chalet is in the "Iris Cottage and Stays" premise.

Amidst COVID 19 situation, we at "Iris Cottage and Stays" understand and value your work, so we are providing high-speed internet with 2 separate wifi connections in order to ensure good bandwidth for each guest.

Iris Heritage Cottage has a history of over 80 years, it being the first headquarters for the Western Himalayan Mountaineer Institute, now recreated into this pristine and serene space.

The space
This wooden heritage cottage is one of the oldest properties in Manali with its history dating back to before i…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

Amenities

Wifi
Free parking on premises
Hangers
Essentials
Lock on bedroom door
First aid kit
Free street parking
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Manāli, India

It is in the Vashist locality, 200 metres from "Vashist Chowk",

Hosted by Sachin

Joined in November 2015
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A rider, marathoner, trekker, and an avid traveler. Years of riding experience in the Himalayas. Traversed the length and breadth of the country on two wheels, needless to mention the Ladakh- Kanyakumari circuit. Reach out (Email hidden by Airbnb) for a customized plan to make the best out of your adventure.
A rider, marathoner, trekker, and an avid traveler. Years of riding experience in the Himalayas. Traversed the length and breadth of the country on two wheels, needless to mention…
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We live next door so are on hand to answer any queries.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 12:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
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No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm

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