About Shivadya Resort Manali
ShivAdya resort Manali is a 15 room boutique property.
Set amidst apple orchards and in the vicinity of beautiful mountain village environs, the resort offers a superlative location for nature lovers. The resort itself has been crafted painstakingly by skilled hands, using local materials.
It looks, feels and smells every bit a quintessential, understated, premium mountain getaway.
The resort is located at a distance of 20 minutes from Manali city on the Manali – Naggar road. Works wonderfully for the guests as it makes the tourist delights of Manali accessible, while doing away with the bustle and jostle of a typical “hill station”.
Shivadya Resort Manali – Highlights
Checking in to ShivAdya Resort Manali after a drive through the aromatic pines doesn’t really feel like a departure from the outside to the inside.
Instead, the property feels like a microcosm of the Himalayan wonderland that surrounds it.
The building, painstakingly designed in line with local architectural sensibilities and built using local materials is intended to amplify an authentic mountain holiday experience.
Spending time in one of the numerous balconies or outside areas and taking in the fantastic views of a section of the majestic Himalayan mountains, your body and mind is enveloped in peace and serenity.
Dining brings to your table many delights plucked from local cuisines as well as contemporary dishes prepared by the seasoned chefs.
Eventually, you decide to step out of ShivAdya Resort Manali (and the apple orchards it is situated in the middle of), to explore.
Once the start of an ancient trade route between India and China, Manali and its surroundings are wildly famous for their superlative beauty and rich culture that developed over centuries.
You are spoilt for choice in terms of activities, as on offer are heritage walks, long treks, mountain biking and a host of other adventure sports.
Heritage walk to the Naggar village, Roerich art gallery, the infusion of traditional cuisine in the menu, a multitude of natural landmarks in the vicinity and a profusion of adventure sports that bring you closer to nature.
All in all you’ll always end up leaving with a feeling of not having spent enough time, and a desire to come back and explore the endless that this destination offers.
Shivadya Resort Manali – Location
- The Nearest rail head is Chandigarh which is a 310 km drive the resort.
- The Nearest Airport is Bhuntar, and is at an hour’s distance from the resort.
- Manali city lies a 20 minute drive away, affording accessibility as well as the required solitude.
Room Types – Shivadya Resort Manali
- 04 Luxury rooms of 300 sq. ft. each, in a two storied cottage.
- 04 Elite rooms of 400 to 460 sq. ft. each featuring private balconies.
- 07 Royal rooms of 400 to 510 sq. ft. each featuring private balconies and two rooms offering the facility of a kitchenette
For the outdoorsy: Backpacking across the mountains trails, mountain biking, paragliding, canyoning, white water rafting and skiing. Do make sure you visit the Roerich Art Gallery [Video Link]
For the laid back: Laid back breakfasts in the garden restaurant, spa treatments during the day, lounging by a fireplace in company of your thoughts, a dinner with your loved ones in the balcony, under an umbrella of vivid stars
Additionally: The must try local cuisine, the fabulously prepared trout (when in season), the apple blossoms & harvests.
Shivadya Resort Manali – Travel Tips
Do pay attention to the painstakingly built resort and the detailing that has gone into infusing as many local elements as possible.
The drive in the mountains is fabulously beautiful and is best undertaken during the day. Please exercise caution and mountain driving etiquette when in the region.
You can choose to break your road journey from Delhi at the beautiful farm-stay of Anand at The Satluj at Anandpur Sahib