Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Your search for an idyllic vacation ends at Mira's Home!
Come experience the grandeur and beauty of the Himalayas from your very own private home in the mountains. Located a mere hour and a half (1.5 hours) from the Nepalese capital Kathmandu, Mira's home can be your secluded address while you immerse yourself in nature and discover the peace that comes with being attuned to yourself. Your home can also be an ideal setting for savoring the views of the luscious Himalayan valleys back dropped by the snow-capped peaks of some of the highest mountains in the world, or serving as your base station while you discover the amazing locale through short hiking or cycling trips.
Away from unwelcome annoyances like the noise from motor vehicles or incessant music from wedding parties next door, Mira's Home is one of very few drivable properties in Nepal that will let you enjoy the pristine sounds of nature (Yes! even during the day) and truly experience the Himalayan lifestyle. And all this, without having to leave behind any of the creature comforts of home like your coffee machine, warm PJs, heaters and that comfortable fat mattress.
We only rent the place out to one party at any time and give our patrons the option to remain undisturbed at the home for as long as they want to further complete your 'home' experience. You can also use our 4 acre (15,000 sq. meters) property that surrounds the house to grill, play outdoor games, mediate, pitch a tent with the kids or simply sit back and relax.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Tribhuvan International Airport 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 3 En suites and 3 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Climbing frame, Swing set|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The Central Nepal region
Nepal's 20 protected areas cover 23.23 percent of its land. Its 10 national parks, three wildlife reserves, six conservations areas and one hunting reserve cover various geographical locations from the sub-tropical Terai jungles to the arctic Himalayan region. Two of Nepal's natural areas are listed by UNESCO as Natural World Heritage Sites. They are: Chitwan National Park and Sagarmatha National Park.Comprising only 0.1 percent of the total land area on a global scale, Nepal possesses a disproportionately rich biodiversity. Of the total number of species found globally, Nepal possesses 2.80 percent plants, 3.96 percent mammals, 3.72 percent butterflies and 8.9 percent of birds. Of 6,391 species of flowering plants recorded in Nepal, 399 are endemic. Among the 399 endemic flowering plants in Nepal, 63 percent are from the high mountains, 38 percent from the mid hills, and 5 percent from the Terai and Siwaliks. Similarly, the central region contains 66 percent of the total endemic species followed by western (32 percent) and eastern regions (29 percent). Nepal's wildlife belong to the Palaearctic and Indo-Malayan realms. The 136 ecosystems is confined to 11 bio-climatic zones and 9 eco-regions that are defined by ecological features, climate and plant and animal communities. The endemic fauna are: Himalayan field mouse, spiny babbler, Nepali kalij, 14 herpetofauna, and six types of fishes. Wildlife also include like endangered animals like the Royal Bengal tiger and the one-horned rhinoceros. Nepal is home 850 species of birds and more than half of these are found in the Kathmandu Valley.The natural resources of Nepal are water, hydropower, scenic beauty, quartz, timber, lignite, copper, cobalt and iron ore. Vast expanse of land in the country is used for agriculture with about 16 percent of total arable land.
Nagarkot, located on the eastern hill of the Kathmandu valley, is one of the most popular spots in the Nepali capital to view the majestic Himalayas and spectacular morning sunrises and colorful evening sunsets. With an elevation of 2,195 meters, Nagarkot offers panoramic views of the Indrawati valley and is very well suited for star gazing.
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13 Nov 2013
"The most beautiful spot in the lap of Himalayas"
The location of this rental was just mind blowing , just 1 hour from city and behold you are in lap of nature with majestic himalaya staring at you.The room were very comfy and with all the amenities… More