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KILA DALIJODA, A Heritage Homestay. Experience India as never before.

Feel the rich heritage of past, stay here at this former hunting mansion, now a villa farm house.
1 of 19Feel the rich heritage of past, stay here at this former hunting mansion, now a villa farm house.
Holiday Rental House -
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:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
Interaction with guests
Being permanent resident of this property , the hosts take all care and smile to personally welcome all guests. As hosts, the couple exudes a tremendous sense of feel good factor throught the length of stay and they are personally involved in all aspects of arranging guest activities, fooding, arranging transport etc. Host make it a point to share the dinning table with all hosts in all meals. Host also accompanies guests for various activities and other day tours if required.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you spend some time in Kila Dalijoda, you will fell in love not only with this place but also with Debjit's family and whole community. Be sure, they will do the best for you to enjoy staying there in the way you want. It...More

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debjitsinghdeo, VR Owner at KILA DALIJODA, A Heritage Homestay. Experience India as never before., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot Ilona for such good words. As hosts we greatly enjoyed your company. You left the room so neat and clean. Thanks again for choosing to stay with us. Best wishes from all three of us.

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

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debjitsinghdeo, VR Owner at KILA DALIJODA, A Heritage Homestay. Experience India as never before., 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

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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

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debjitsinghdeo, VR Owner at KILA DALIJODA, A Heritage Homestay. Experience India as never before., 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

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • 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 Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    1 Crib
    2 Queens
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  • Damage Deposit: C$33 / stay - Deposit
  • : C$0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
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 neighbourhood
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: 45.0 km
Railway: Badapadagaon: 3.0 km
Ferry: Paradip: 120.0 km
The property is well marked in Google GPS. 43 km From Bhubaneswar and 22 km from Cuttack to take a cab/taxi and drive via Choudwar. Takes about 1 hr and 15 minutes. Travelers and tourists can also aviail railway service from Bhubaneswar or Puri to reach the nearest railway station which is only 3 KMS away from the property. Details of train can be given on request. Uber or Ola Taxis are also available from twin cities. Hosts can also arrange taxis on request.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 90.0 km.
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