About this listing
Accommodation conveniently located to reach all of Delhi via the Metro/Auto/Taxi/Bus. Host can help plan tour of Delhi/Agra/Jaipur. Advice Places to see in Delhi, help book Train/Air tickets.
Delicious Home food also be provided at a cost.
Stay with an Indian family and experience the local Life.
About the property
We have one room to offer in our house. Room has an attached bathroom. The accommodation is centrally located with Delhi Metro near by. Room size is approx. 12ft. x 15ft. Bathroom is 6 ft x 8 ft with 24 hr. Hot/Cold water & shower. Air conditioning is provided in the room at an extra cost. Ground sweet water connection is also available, this is very refreshing during the summer months.
Filtered Drinking water is available 24x7 so you need not depend on bottled water all the time.
Lot of activity especially during Oct-Feb with lot of festivities.
Location – neighborhood description
Huge Neighborhood but Quiet inside the house, Street food, Restaurants and several Malls are near by in the radius of 0.5 to 2 km. Shops for all kinds of buys abound and are at a walk able distance. Tilak Nagar is nearby and is a big garments bargain market.
Mehandi or Henna is very famous art in India, Ladies interested in intricate & beautiful designs for there hands & feet will have a ball. We can arrange this for the guests all year round.
A new "Delhi Haat" has come up, just half a kilometer from the house. Delhi Haat is a cultural hub where you can enjoy food from all over India, buy products etc. watch cultural programs from all over India.
"The Toilet Museum listed in the Lonely Planet hand book,a must see is nearby "
From airport: Approx.10 - 12 km. 30 minutes by Taxi.
New Delhi Railway Station Approx.15 km.
Delhi Cantt. Railway Stn. 3 Km. Trains for Rajasthan/Gujarat pass from Delhi Cantt. Station.
Tilak Nagar and Subhash Nagar metro stations are near by, 1 km 20 minutes walk.
Excellent Bus connectivity to all parts of Delhi.
Check-in time:12:00 Noon
Check-out time:12:00 Noon
Delicious Breakfast provided
Lunch/Dinner: Home cooked Indian food made from best quality ingredients hygienic prepared can be provided at an extra (website hidden). Rs.300/- for vegetarian food and Rs. 600/- for non-vegetarian per person. Home food is always better as it fresh and made using best quality ingredients.
Amenities : During the summer months the central air cooler keeps the house cool and fresh. Of course , Air conditioning is also available in the room but at an extra cost.
A fully automatic washing machine is available, charges Rs. 500/-per wash includes washing powder.
Ironing of clothes can also be organised if required. Drycleaning facilities are also available close by.
Geyser in bathroom for hot water is also available. Cleanup charge of US $15.00 extra after the guest leaves to be paid by the guest.
There is a small garden in the front is home to some species of Birds, you can hear their chirping early morning which is very soothing. We grow seasonal flowers in the garden. There is also a small kitchen garden as well with some fruit trees, and seasonal vegetables.
Smoking Allowed in the lawn area.
Suitable for Events
Free parking on premise
Finally last but not the least The House is Warm and Hospitable.
'Atithi Devo Bhava' means Guests are like Gods for us Indians and are treated as like God. We truly believe it and follow it. Guests have excess to the whole house, sitting area for relaxing, the terrace for drying clothes or just having a view of the neighborhood. In addition have access to Wifi Internet, TV, etc.
Guests can also enjoy delicious typical Indian home cooked food cooked by my wife Roli who is an excellent cook, using best ingredients, however at a cost of Rs.300/- for vegetarian food and Rs. 500/- for non-vegetarian food per person. The guests can also get tips on Indian cooking from her.
Host can also advise on seasonal cultural activities happening in the city, the guest if so desires can watch/visit/participate. in these .
Interaction with Guests
I stay in the house with my family so am available for my guests all the time and with whom they can interact on a daily basis.
Guests who book and arrive late nights at the airport need not wait at the airport, can come at any time I will be available to receive them.
Also having spent a lifetime in Delhi so can provide guidance on where to and how to go in the city, can arrange Taxi for travel in the city at reasonable rates. Safe Taxi Trips to Agra & Jaipur can also be arranged. I can also help in train ticket booking to all parts of India through authorized Train ticket booking agents. Can also help in Air tickets booking.
Friendly neighborhood, Excellent connectivity to all parts of Delhi, all variety and choice of food available, huge market, overall lively place. All variety of food is available local as well as global eg. Domino's, MacDonald's, Dun-kin Doe-nuts, Subway, etc.
Two Metro Stations, A bus depot, A bus terminal, easily availability of Autos and Taxi's to quickly reach places. IGL The New Delhi airport is just 30 minutes drive from the house. The Host can assist in booking Taxi for travel in Delhi, to Agra/Jaipur, also book Radio taxi for point to point travel.
Other Things to Note
In case the guest is looking for specific shopping especially ethnic wear and clothes host can guide, even accompany guests to those markets.
Added Attraction : A New DELHI HAAT has come up which is just 700 meters from the house . Delhi Haat is like a Cultural hub where you will find Goods Handicrafts & Delicacies from all over India. Lot of cultural activities happen here all the year round and specially during festival season from October to April as the weather is best during this period.You can also interact with the Artisans at this Delhi Haat..
Guests who make instant bookings will get 5% discount .
Delhi is a 24x7 Global City, however most crimes happen at night, therefore we would request guests to come back by 11.00pm.
Guests are requested to switch off Fan & Light switches when not in use to conserve energy.
Smoking for guests who smoke is allowed , we would however request that guests smoke in the lawn/garden outside.
Air conditioning is available.
About the Host, Sunil
My Name is Sunil Lall, born & educated at Delhi. I am married and have 2 sons and a dog. I served in various capacities in the Marketing field both in India the Gulf. Currently I am having my own business where I am Fabricating Home Furnishing Products that are exported to US, Europe & Australia .
I can arrange pickup from airport, organize tours for guests, advise guests on what to do in Delhi, help in booking train tickets for travel from Delhi to other destinations in India, Can arrange Voluntary work with Under Privileged, and Animal Care Centers in Delhi.