Camping and Staying Options in Kolad November 03 2016
Accommodation in Kolad is plentiful with a variety to suit every budget and every taste.
Almost all round the year travelers are usually assured of finding an accommodation, however come weekends or festiveseasons or vacations you are likely to experience problems unless you book your accommodation well in advance.
Accommodations in Kolad can be categorized in the following types
Camping in tents:
If you are looking forward to spending an adventurous vacation, camping in tents is possibly the finest way to enjoy the serenity of nature in the company of your friends and family. It is the best way to spend time in the lap of nature and forget the mundane affairs of an otherwise hectic life.
Whether it is luxury camping or normal camping in tents, Kolad offers everything for the adventure enthusiasts.An overnight experience at a campsite can prove to be very beneficial for both adults and for the growing and budding minds of children.
Also camping in tents is a recreational activity and has no age limit. Hence anyone who likes to explore nature can take up this camping experience.
These are clean and comfortable normal waterproof tents, and keeping in mind safety of guests the campsites provide insect proof and snake proof tents which can accommodate at least 4 adults. Like these there are several tents of different sizes and shapes to choose from. From the campsites you can enjoy the sights of the Kundalika River and rafting in the pristine Kundalika River is a thrilling experience.
Campsites are also equipped with luxury tents and have spacious ground for outdoor activities. Luxurious tents are attached with toilets and showers and can accommodate at least 4 adults.
En-suite washrooms and insect proofing are some innovations of the tents at the campsites.
Power supply is available for lights and fans as well as for charging of laptops and mobiles.But there is no Wi-Fi or T.V. at these camps.
Campsites also have a few added facilities like Conference area for corporate meetings and training programs, separate dining facilities, a beautiful surrounding and yes a well trained team to take care of the safety and hospitality at the campsite.
During the monsoons and winter seasons travelers can spot a lot of migratory birds at these campsites and at these campsites there is no dearth of activities for tourist to indulge in as they have equipments for all adventure activities i.e. Rafting, Air gun shooting, Burma Bridge, indoor and outdoor games, etc.
In the evenings tourist can enjoy a bonfire and simply sing and dance to some latest Bollywood music.
Ideal For: Large Groups, Office Groups and for adventure enthusiast.
A Farmhouse stay in Kolad is different from a typical hotel or a resort stay mainly because you get the comforts of a homely environment coupled with the surrounding forest and farms that make your stay relaxing and peaceful amidst the natural village atmosphere promising a nice break for you and your family away from the din and bustle of daily life.
Privacy is assured as most Farm Houses in Kolad are separate facing the Kundalika River on one side and farms and forests on the other.At the Farm houses one can get a glimpse of resident and migratory birds and small wild animals wandering around that would please the young and not so young alike.
Farm house stays are suitable for large families and their extended families and most farm houses here have a well equipped Kitchen.
There are different types of Bungalow accommodations in Kolad to suit different needs and can be booked according to your budget.
Private Bungalows are spacious with immaculate rooms and have all the facilities that are required for visiting tourist and can accommodate about 15 adults this is ideal for large extended families.
Tourist can enjoy a pleasant stay in these Bungalows which have plenty of greenery around and have wonderful views of the Kundalika River.
In Kolad dormitory accommodations are large and spacious with each capable of accommodating at least 25 adults and have Bathrooms and Toilets a few meters away.
Dormitories are suitable for large groups like office groups and budget travelers.
A stay at a dormitory provides an opportunity to company employees to develop team building skills and as a group they can share adventure tales thrills and chills till they doze off.
Dormitories are available in A.C. and Non A.C. and are attached with all basic amenities.
Bamboo or Safari Cottages
Eco – Friendly Bamboo cottages is the best way to experience a different kind of a stay during your visit to Kolad and these cottages are comfortable and are equipped with all basic amenities.
These Bamboo cottages are similar to the bamboo huts in the North East of India, and are built on raised platforms and can accommodate at least 10 – 12 adults and are suitable for college students and low budget picnickers.
This initiative has been taken by a few house owners in order to conserve the environment and keep it eco – friendly, also these bamboo cottages are spacious and tourist can enjoy a holiday in peace and serenity while enjoying the views of the beautiful Kundalika River.
A few common facilities and services that are provided by most accommodations:
Most accommodations will provide food and sleeping arrangements for drivers and domestic helps if accompanying the guests.
Most accommodations in Kolad offer a per person package which is inclusive of all meals and a few adventure activities.
Most properties in Kolad are perfect places for picnics, parties, get-together' s, family outings, corporate trainings and workshops, rest and recuperation and above all peace and solitude.
Activities at Kolad: Rafting, Kayaking, River Crossing, Flying Fox, Boating, Scuba Diving, Paragliding, Trekking, Bonfire, Barbeque and Fishing.
Outdoor Games: Cricket, Football, Throw ball, Badminton, and Basket ball. Indoor Games: Chess, Carom, Pool table, Table Tennis, Darts etc.
So do not waste any time and choose an accommodation that is pocket friendly for you and satisfying at the same time.