MENU
arrow-img

KNOW WHERE YOU ARE HEADED

A Wildlife Lodge with natural history in its heart,
Gandharva Retreat redefines the idea wildlife-based tourism in Rajasthan.
Situated near to Sariska National Park, the park is known for its rich Wildlife.

KNOW WHERE YOU ARE HEADED!

  • The lodge is oriented to cater to tourists, wildlife lovers, bird watchers, nature photographers, researchers, and meditators. This place is ideal for those who are looking for a wildlife experience or a relaxing getaway.
  • Our cottages are all very well equipped and are large in size. All items have been carefully chosen and used in the rooms such as mattresses, duvets, clean linen, pillows, mats etc. These are quite luxurious and give you the comforts of any standard hotel.
  • Every unit is airconditioned has a generous living space inside, with large windows and a modern en-suite dressing and bathroom.
  • 3 of the cottages have plunge pools and each plunge pool is ideal for a family. one of the cottages has a jacuzzi.
  • Each Room is equipped with an HD TV and pen drives are available to view wildlife movies and old Hindi and English songs. If one wishes to have his own media to be played he may bring it on a pen drive.
  • We rarely have power cuts and our lodges are equipped with solar power.
  • We do not have intercom facility in the rooms. Should you require anything urgently you may call the hotel staff from your mobile phone.
  • If you are not going for a safari, our in-house team will be happy to take you bird watching and on a nature trail to showcase the various elements that Sariska has to offer.
  • Please pre-book your safaris either with us or directly with RTDC. The safaris are in great demand. Only a part of the safari quota is available to book online and the other is sold over the counter. To avail safaris directly in Sariska, one needs to cue up early in the morning outside the park to secure the ticket which can be unnerving. Once your tickets are booked you may book the 4WD vehicle directly or with us. In effect, you will pay for the safari ticket, the 4WD vehicle and the fee for the guide who will be assigned to accompany you from the forest department.
  • Please note that the resort is next to Kajaria Tiles. On Delhi-Jaipur highway lies Shahpura and the resort is 30 km from Shahpura when one drives towards Alwar.
  • It can sometimes be quite chilly outdoors at night, even in summer, so do dress warmly.
  • We do not have an in-house laundry. We send it out to a nearby facility in the hence. If you would like your clothes laundered, please place the items in the bag and they will be laundered within 24 hours. Please note that laundry charges are extra.
  • We advise you to be careful with your valuables. If there is something you would like to keep safe, our manager will be happy to assist you.
  • The nearest ATM is 6 km from the lodge. Please contact our manager for any assistance.
  • Viratnagar is the closest town that has a hospital. If you have any medical conditions that we need to be aware of, please inform our manager.
  • If you’d like to leave a tip for our staff at the end of your stay, please do not tip any of our staff individually. There are many unseen hands who work hard to make your stay comfortable, and we strive to divide tips between the entire staff. Please leave tips in the Tip Box. You may tip the Park Guides& Safari Drivers directly.
  • Check - out time is 11 am & check-in time is 1 pm.
  • We do not have the facility to charge credit cards at the lodge. We recommend that you carry enough spare cash to pay for hotel taxes and any extra expenses that you may incur.
  • We serve home-cooked Indian food, with spice and chilly levels kept moderate. If you still find the food too hot for your taste do let our chef know. Please inform us if you have any special dietary requirements.
  • Breakfast is served between 8 and 11 am, depending on the timing of morning safari. Lunch is usually a light meal served between 1 and 2.30pm, just before the afternoon safari. Dinner is served from 7.30 pm.
  • It can sometimes be quite chilly outdoors at night, even in summer, so do dress warmly.
  • We stock a limited selection of beverages at the lodge. We can have drinks sent to your cottages and to other guest areas. All beverages are chargeable.
  • If you require a packed meal at your departure please let us know in advance.
  • We are happy to set up free cookery lessons. If guests are interested in knowing how a particular dish they liked is made, we can arrange for them to learn from our cooks. Our staff will be happy to learn something from you if you would like to teach them.
  • We serve filtered RO (Reverse Osmosis) processed water that is safe to drink. Please let us know if you prefer bottled water at all times.
  • Yoga Retreats are conducted periodically which really energize and relax your system. We can arrange for the services of a local masseur whose speciality is a traditional massage with warm mustard oil.
  • The best time-slot for a massage is between safaris. Please speak with our manager to book these services which are chargeable.
  • Internet connection is not available for guests. They may use their own hotspots.
  • We encourage guests to help us afforest the surrounding jungle and grow sustainable forests of native broadleaf trees. Please speak with our manager to sponsor our tree-planting program.
  • MANAGERS’ PHONE NUMBERS
    Deepak +91 9917376243
    Email: indiawildlife@gmail.com
  • PLANT-A-TREE
    We encourage guests to help us afforest the surrounding jungle and grow sustainable forests of native broadleaf trees. Please speak with our manager to sponsor our tree-planting program.


The Gandharva,Village Maluthana,Alwar, Rajasthan

Tel.:(+91) 92665 19519

(+91) 85274 23555

Copyright © vilaeti.gr/en/