Small hill top town of Barog
Located on the hilltop, close to Solan, Himachal Pradesh
Take a 2.6kms unmetalled road off the highway to park near the cottage
Laundry, Room Heater, Running Hot Water, Garden, Parking, Taxi Services, Bonfire, WiFi
Starting from Rs. 2000/- per Person
Serenity by Go Boundless & The Wilderness Narkanda
The most beautiful things are always hidden…
Hidden from the world in the lap of nature, ‘Barog Diaries kasauli Hills’ gives you a feel of jungle stay where you can explore yourself. A quiet little cottage surrounded by mesmerizing landscapes and full of positive vibes.
Located on the hilltop, close to Solan, Himachal Pradesh, ‘Barog Diaries’, is both the quintessential ‘little house on the Hilltop’ and that ‘secret place’. Surrounded by fruit trees, numerous natural alcoves and breathtaking scenic views of the mountains, here, the silence is broken only by the chirping of the birds, the rustle of leaves and the rush of fresh breeze passing through the majestic pines. Even thoughts sound unnaturally loud at ‘Barog Diaries’.
More than anything, ‘Barog Diaries’ is a place that you chance upon and the more you explore it, the more forgotten pleasures you discover. A barefoot morning walk on fresh dew, an impromptu picnic, afternoon naps under a tree, reading a book undisturbed but for buzzing bees, trekking, doing nothing… are all part of the unforgettable stay here. Away from the stress and the chaos of city life, with its comfortable stay, fresh home-cooked food, simple natural attractions, tranquil but mesmerizing views, ‘Barog Diaries’ is perfect for a long stay or a weekend getaway.
Just a five hour drive from the national capital, on NH 44 lies the small hill top town of Barog.
Barog is a quiet hilly town situated at an elevation of 1860 m. (6,100 ft.) with spectacular pine forests all around as well as many interesting treks and places to visit. It is located in the Solan district of Himachal Pradesh.
Surrounded by the lofty Himalayas and blessed with innumerable Pine trees, Barog is a destination which attracts tourists from all over the country all the year around. Barog is known for its enchanting views, salubrious climate and mesmerising sunsets, which makes this little hill station a perfect romantic getaway.
‘Barog Diaries’ – Your Secret Getaway!!!
Located in the serene Shivalik Mountain Range, Barog Diaries provides a peaceful and relaxing getaway, so that you can return to your daily life rejuvenated and refreshed. We welcome guests from all walks of life that are seeking accommodations where privacy and quiet are treasured.
Our Bungalow sits atop a hillside overlooking downtown valley, Shivalik Mountains and beautiful glaciers. Snow-capped mountains, green forests, glowing yellow meadows during sunset, and a sea of clouds along the mountain line are just some of the stunning views you can enjoy from our Villa during the day. At night, the stars twinkling in the sky transport you to the world of your dreams. Even during rainy days, you can enjoy enchanting views of reflecting water droplets and rain filled clouds engulfing the property.
DINING AT ‘BAROG DIARIES’
Barog Diaries offers you freshly cooked meals with the mesmerising flavours of Himachal. The meals are mostly favours simple home-style cooking using natural spices that are easy on every palate. Don’t miss out on our Rajma Chawal , Pahadi Meat and Siddu .
PETS ARE WELCOME
A visit to Barog Diaries does not in any way suggest that you have to leave your furry companions behind. As dog-lovers ourselves we do know how the joy of a vacation increases manifolds when that special member of the household accompanies you. Give your pet an opportunity to explore nature in all its glory, and see how his demeanour changes after the trip.
‘Barog Diaries’ is a perfect destination for afternoon lunches, small get together and kitties. Since its just 45 kms away from Chandigarh you can plan to have a lunch and day spend with us.
Traditionally built cottage style home nestled in a fruit orchard, away from the maddening crowd. The icing on the cake is its location. The cottage is located about 4 km off from the main highway to give you ultimate peace and privacy.
Barog Diaries has 3 well appointed, spacious and airy bedrooms and with wash rooms fitted with water heater. The Sitting area is furnished is cozy and heated with a well appointed fireplace and luxurious deodar and pine wood furniture . Barog Diaries has its own parking space and we can also arrange pickup and drop facilities.
For many of us, the Covid-19 experience would have resulted in a change of lifestyle, or at least a strong desire to change it! We offer you that first step with Diaries Workations – a combination of constructive work balanced with a bit of vacation, in calm and serene surroundings. Our property is set in a calm and serene location, slightly away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Space and privacy, coupled with personalised service.
Book our comfortable and spacious accommodation; High speed network; gourmet meal plans based on your preference; discreet and caring service along with a high level of safety and physical distancing. Now wouldn’t this be the most ideal set up for your workstation?
How does it work?
We are offering the following extremely special deals for a limited period only to promote work from mountains concept.
- Stay for 30 nights, pay for 25
- Stay for 15 nights pay for 10
Please contact our reservations team (contact details below) for more information and book your Diaries now!
+91 9710025444 | +91 6239641589 | +91 9781704242
You can just sit back or relax or take your pick from a range of activities on offer.
- Day Hikes
- Off-road drives
- Visit the heritage Railway station of Barog
- Picnic Lunch
- Village walk
- Nature Walk
- Bird Watching
- Star Gazing
- Pottery Making (On Request)
Laundry, Room Heater, Running Hot Water, Garden, Parking, Taxi Services, Bonfire
Barog is well connected by road network. Guests coming from Delhi can take NH44 to reach Chandigarh and then from there Barog is approximately 67 KMs. We are on google maps and guests can easily search us and navigate.
297 km, a journey of around 6-7 hours from Delhi till village Chewa.
67 Kms from Chandigarh till Village Chewa
By Air: Chandigarh Airport is the nearest airport to Barog. Regular domestic flight service is available to Chandigarh from all important Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Amritsar, Chennai, Srinagar and Kolkata. The airport is around 80 km away from Barog. Taxis from outside the airport can be easily availed at a nominal price to reach Barog.
By Train: Barog does not have a railway station of its own. The nearest and one of the most important railway stations of North India is Kalka which is located around 50 km away from Barog, Kalka connects Barog by a good number of trains from cities like Amritsar, Delhi, Kolkata, Chandigarh and Mumbai. Local taxis can be availed from outside Kalka station to reach Barog.
By Bus: The nearest bus stand is Barog. Located around 4 km away from Barog Diaries, A local taxi can be arranged to reach the property.
Transfers: We can offer pick and drop service from the airport, railway station or bus stand. Please contact our Property Manager @ +91-9710025444.
Detailed Directions: Please ensure prior to departure that you have made arrangements with Barog Diaries to meet you at agreed designated points (below). Guests are requested to again fine-tune your arrival time once you reach Barog.
Our Welcome Team will meet you at the appointed Meeting Point and escort you to the retreat. Though we have a team of porters to carry your luggage, may we request you to pack lightly for the duration of your visit with us.
There are three approaches to the cottage.
Option #1 – There is a Dirt track/ unmetalled road till the property; any car can come if you have a hill driving experience (Please coordinate before arrival)
Option#2 –You can park your car and take a 20 minute even walk from a nearby village Chewa. We can arrange porters for the luggage. Our Welcome Team will meet you at the appointed Meeting Point and escort you to the retreat.
Option#3– In case you don’t want to drive or walk, we can get your car parked at the paid parking slot and can arrange a pick n drop facility.
Parking: Cars may be parked in the nearby village of Chewa.
Meeting Point –
Breakfast – 8.00-10.00 am
Lunch – 1.00-3.00 pm
Dinner – 8.00-10.00 pm
All day Feasting – 11.00 am-10.00 pm
Available at an additional cost:
- Candle light dinners
- Outdoor dining
- Room Decorations
- Birthdays Packages
- Anniversary Packages
- Honeymoon Packages
- Group Packages
BAROG DIARIES – ALL SEASON RATE
15TH MARCH – 15TH JANUARY
|Meal Plan||Rack Rate Per Person||Extra Child (6-12 years)|
|EP (No Meals)||2000||1200|
|CP (With Breakfast)||2500||1500|
|MAP (With Breakfast + Dinner)||3000||1800|
|AP (With Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner)||3500||2000|
BAROG DIARIES – OFF SEASON RATES
15TH JANUARY – 15TH MARCH
|Meal Plan||Rack Rate Per Person||Extra Child (6-12 years)|
|EP (No Meals)||1500||1000|
|CP (With Breakfast)||2000||1200|
|MAP (With Breakfast + Dinner)||2500||1500|
|AP (With Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner)||3000||1800|
Plus applicable taxes (GST @18% )
Rates are not applicable for festivals/xmas/new year
Drivers charge extra
Pets charge extra
Call @ 9781704242 , 9710025444 & 6239641589
Write us at email@example.com
Bank Name: HDFC
Account number 50200065848451
Account Name – Go Wilderness
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- All rates are subject to change without notice.
- Rooms are booked and confirmed upon receipt of 50% advance deposit
- Check-in 2:00pm /Check-out time 12 Noon.
- If intimation is received 30 days or more before the arrival of the guest, we will refund 80% of the advance payment redeemed.
- In case request for cancellation of reservation is received between 29 and 15 days before the date of arrival of the guest only 50% of the advance received will be refunded.
- Any cancellation request received less than 15 days prior to guest arrival there will be NO refund of the advance received.
- No shows will be treated as 100% cancellation – no refund.
- In case of premature departure, due to last-minute changes, 50% of the advance paid for the days not availed will be forfeited.
- During the peak season dates as mentioned below; Any change/rescheduling is treated as a cancellation, however if we are able to sell the space to another guest, we will use the advance sent as an advance for the rescheduled dates.
- In case of any natural calamities we cannot be held responsible and cancellation policy will prevail.
- If booking deposit received is less than 50% of the total package cost, the full amount deposited will be forfeited in case of any cancellation.
- Cancellations refund of Credit card and online payments will be charged 5% extra. It takes about 15 days to process such refunds.
- In the event of part cancellation of the reservation (i.e. reduction in duration or number of rooms), the above cancellation policy will apply on a pro-rata basis.
* Vacation Diaries Covid19 Policy: In case of Government advisory changing and we are unable to take guests on arrival due to Covid 19 rules of the departing state of the guest or the rules of the state where the hotel is situated, the booking amount will be adjusted as a “Hotel Credit” which can be used for any future booking dates (subject to availability) for a period on 6 months from the date of the original check in date.
50% of the total bill will be in advance and balance will settled by or before the time of check-out.
Any payments received by credit card will be charged a 2% surcharge.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
- Standard Rate (SR)
Cancellation Policy: In case of cancellation, out of the total tariff of the entire period booked:
- Non Refundable Rate
Cancellation Policy: In case of cancellation of a booking made of a Non Refundable Rate amount, the total tariff is to be paid in advance at the time of confirming the booking and is non-refundable.
Note: Any “Hotel Credit” will be adjusted against the rates applicable on the revised date of travel and for the Vacation Diaries Property selected.
NOTE : These rates are not applicable for Xmas / New Year and Peak High Season