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Fort Deshnoke – Home 328095 Lodge

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 10 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Lodge / 5 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms / sleeps 10

Key Info

  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

Fort Deshnoke is a 200 years old heritage house converted into a tourism lodge. It is situated at village Deshnoke near the historical city of Bikaner, which is famous word over for its Karni mata rat temple.. It is just half an hour from Bikaner city by train, bus or car. The lodge is 1 km outside the village, away from crowd yet not far from town, and no other commercial or house establishments are near it. It is a very peaceful hygienic place. Its building has a very unique architecture and has a big primeses to play cricket or organise a concert.

You will see the desert view from its roof top. It is in the preserved land area of 7.5 miles circumference under Karni mata temple known as Nehri ji temple and so covered with lots of desert trees of “Bar”. You will listen to the humming of many birds around it and experience the holy atmosphere here.

The home is center from all tourist attarctions of Bikaner-the Junagarh fort, Bikaner old city, Sardul museum, Ganga Govt.

Fort Deshnoke is a 200 years old heritage house converted into a tourism lodge. It is situated at village Deshnoke near the historical city of Bikaner, which is famous word over for its Karni mata rat temple.. It is just half an hour from Bikaner city by train, bus or car. The lodge is 1 km outside the village, away from crowd yet not far from town, and no other commercial or house establishments are near it. It is a very peaceful hygienic place. Its building has a very unique architecture and has a big primeses to play cricket or organise a concert.

You will see the desert view from its roof top. It is in the preserved land area of 7.5 miles circumference under Karni mata temple known as Nehri ji temple and so covered with lots of desert trees of “Bar”. You will listen to the humming of many birds around it and experience the holy atmosphere here.

The home is center from all tourist attarctions of Bikaner-the Junagarh fort, Bikaner old city, Sardul museum, Ganga Govt. museum, archives, Bhandasar temple, Camel farm, Hastshilp, A society for handicrafts, Mukam-the eco dharma place of Bishnois, Deshnoke rat temple, desert camel safaries etc. We at Fort Deshnoke organize some unique activitieson special requests, for our guests, They are as follows

Homemade traditional Rajasthani food: Rs. 200 per person per meal.
Camel Safaris: Rs. 1000 per person/day
Excursion to Bikaner city by car for camel farm, Junagarh fort: Rs. 450 per person (minimum two persons)
Excursion to Gajner palace & Kolayat by car: Rs. 1200/ for two persons
Excursion to Bishnois (the eco community) at Mukam by car: Rs. 1000/ for two persons
Mahatma Gandhi Khadi ideology- trips to artisan village by car: Rs. 1000/person
Workshops at Fort Deshnoke by women embroiders: Rs. 1000/person minimum 5 persons
Spiritual Jasnathies Fire dance: Rs. 5000 per person, minimum 5 persons
Folk dance concerts: Kalbeliya and Langas: Rs. 4000/person, minimum 5 person
Souvenir shop at Fort Deshnoke for textile crafts of Thar Desert

The Rajasthan region

Rajasthan is a magnificent tourist destination for its hitorical buildings and forts, Thar desert and its culture and traditions, and fairs and festivals. Amber fort, Jantar manter observatory, city palace museum, hawa mahal of Jaipur, Tiger reserve of Ranathambore, lakes of Udaiour, tribal fairs of Banswara and Dungerpur, Pushkar cattle fair of Pushkar, Nagaur cattle fair, Mukam fair of Bishnois, Deshnoke rat temple, Juna garh fort, camel farm, camel safaris and sand dunes of BIkaner, Mehrangarh fort of Jodhpur, Golden fort of Jaisalmer are unforgettable experiences of the region Rajasthan.
India in itself is a land of religion and spirituality besides its upper chaotic looking and rapidly growing big cities. India still lives in its villages and the village culture is the heart of India. Mahatma Gandhi once appreciated it and said that if India loses its 7 million villages then the world will lose its last hope of salvation and peace. Village India is a must visit for each tourist from the western world.
India and Rajasthan have a pleasant cool weather from August to February.

Bikaner

Bikaner is situated amid Thar desert. It has a pleasant cool climate from August to February. Bikaner has its beautifully carved havelies, a 16 th century fort, Archives, museum, Bhandashah jain temple, National research center on camels as places of tourist interest. Camel safari, desert camps in the sand dunes are becoming very popular in Bikaner due to too much touristy places for them in Jaisalmer. A world famous tourist attraction- Karni mata rat temple is situated just 18 miles from Bikaner. Around Bikaner there live the Bishnoi community and their main place of worship Mukam is situated 60 miles from Bikaner. Bishnoi people are well known for their love for nature and animals and there is a very interesting history behind them.
In the villages around Bikaner, live the Khadi weavers, once promoted by Mahatma Gandhi.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • 3 Double Beds, 8 Single Beds
  • 2 Family bathrooms, 2 Shower rooms

Amenities

  • Shared garden
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Internet access
  • Cooker
  • Fridge

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Accessible for wheelchair users — please contact the owner for details before booking

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Smoking
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About the owner

Ashok B
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Calendar updated::
19 Jun 2013

Languages spoken: English


This Lodge has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and sleeps 10. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 17 May 2013. Located in Rajasthan, the average weekly rate is £0.

The property’s calendar was last updated on 19 Jun 2013.

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