Luxury can never be second-class, it just needs to be class apart. Chumbi Mountain Retreat & Spa at Pelling shows how class is defined and enjoyed. With every corner of the retreat exuding comfort and luxury, there is hardly anything amiss with the setting of this majestic spa resort.
Situated in close proximity to the glorious Mount Kanchenjunga in Pelling, Chumbi Mountain Retreat & Spa is flanked by the Sidkeong Tulku Bird Sanctuary on one side and Sikkim’s premier monastery Pemayangtse on the other. If this wasn’t enough, every room offers a jaw-dropping view of the Himalayas.
Staying at the Chumbi Mountain Retreat & Spa has several other advantages. Its close proximity to other attractions of Pelling makes it a natural choice to stay while travelling to his west Sikkim destination.
Not only are they close by, they can all be seen from the sun decks and the rooms of the resort. The historical places such as Yuksom, Dubdi monastery, Hongri monastery, Melli monastery, Khechopalri monastery, the Phamrong waterfalls and Dechen-phug (one of the holiest caves of Sikkim) are a few of the attractions close to the spa hotel.
Facilities in all the rooms are simply state-of-the-art. From attached bathroom having 24X7 hot and cold running water to LCD TVs, all-time room service, doctors-on-call, guests cannot complain about the basic amenities in the rooms.
To experience authentic Sikkimese food in a setting that airy yet very classy, guests should not miss out on the Golden Bamboo. Apart from serving the diverse Sikkimese food, the restaurant also serves delicious continental and Indian meals.
The Golden Bamboo has two dining areas – indoors overlooking the Himalayas or on the stone-floored patio overlooking the valleys of West Sikkim.
Menlha – Dottho and Spa
Menlha is the Buddhist medicinal practice that finds relevance even in today’s modern lifestyle. Chumbi Mountain Retreat & Spa brings this ancient practice in the spa to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul of all.
The Menlha – Dottho and Spa is the perfect getaway from the dust and dirt acquired while exploring the virgin forests around the retreat. The Dottho, on the other hand, comprise of wooden hermitage huts that offer the perfect setting for meditation, yoga, pedicure, manicure etc. Dottho is actually a traditional herbal stone bath which is native to the place.
The ACT Corner
Chumbi Mountain Retreat & Spa has something for everyone. For the art connoisseurs, there is the exclusive art and culture corner that gives a glimpse on the rich tradition of the Sikkimese. It literally takes one on a journey to explore the art and culture of Sikkim. The cozy settings of the ACT corner make it one of the most-sought after places in the hotel.
The Amphitheatre is built to enhance the experience of enjoying an outdoor program amidst a perfect setting. It is located at the lowest part of the premises and is inspired by the monastic courtyard where traditionally mask dances were performed. Guests can enjoy traditional cultural shows as well as contemporary musical events at the Amphitheatre.
LIDO – Movie Theatre
If movies are your thing and you want to enjoy the best flicks while travelling, Lido offers just that. The ambience of the movie theater boasts of exclusive comfort and privacy and has a capacity of 40 seats.
White Hall is the place where all the businesses take place. At White Hall business simply happens with style. With a capacity that can house over 100 guests, the White Hall is designed as a theatre hall. It is equipped with all the latest technologies required to conduct any conference.
Fire Pit offers an unbeatable experience. Sitting around an open bonfire that overlooks the Pelling Bazaar, Fire Pit is the ideal place to relax with family and friends.