The Shalom Cabin is a cute independent studio with a queen -size bed, and a pantry that can be used as a full kitchen. A bathroom with a shower with a dining for 4 is also included.
The Shalom Cabin is adjacent to the main cottage and overlooks the green Nilgiri forests.
The place is 5 kms ( 3 miles) from the Coonoor station/ bus stop. The main shopping and restaurants are in the vicinity. Coonoor has many attractions such as the botanical gardens.
The Coonoor public transport ( bus service) stops just before the house and frequents every 20 minutes. Taxi's are available on call . Essential grocery is also available on call can can be home delivered.
The Cottage and the Shalom Cabin has a watchman cum caretaker, who can provide vegetarian and Indian breakfast, lunch or dinner. They will be additionally charged as per orders.
On the whole the Shalom Cabin is located in a picturesque hilltop and makes every stay worth it.
Since the Shalom Cabin is absolutely new, everything in there is new. Hence guests are advised to care for everything that is in the Cabin.
In case breakfast/ lunch or dinner is required, the caretaker would need to be informed in advance and will be provided only on request and will be charged. This would need to be paid in cash.
The caretaker would need to be informed of late arrival to ensure that the cottage gates are open.
Annapurna and Vijay are great hosts - even though they do not stay at this location - they called us frequently during the time we were evaluating this option, during our stay and also after we left. They were very warm and helpful thought our interaction.
They have left the house in the care of a couple - who were also very helpful and ensured that our stay was very comfortable.
Will definitely go back again.