2 Hours Away From Kolkata, This Almost 400-Year-Old Heritage Homestay Is An Unmissable Experience

by Ankita Mazumdar
2 Hours Away From Kolkata, This Almost 400-Year-Old Heritage Homestay Is An Unmissable Experience

Did the ever-evolving Kolkata’s fast-paced life make you miss the countryside? If you are longing for a long walk against the beaches or playing in the nearby ponds, lush fields and peaceful roadways, then look no further. We have got the best heritage homestay near Kolkata for you. A plus point, it has full-on Rajbari vibes and we cannot keep calm about it.

Almost 400-Year-Old Heritage Homestay Has Massive Rajbari Vibes

This Heritage Homestay drips in regalness and gives so much of Kolkata’s rajbari vibes. It is spread across 400 acres in Amadpur which is 90 km away from Kolkata. The ancestral beauty of a homestay has been preserved to perfection. The essence of being in a royal family will echo from the walls of Heritage Homestay as it is decorated with antiques and the colours of the interiors as white and yellow. The bright green windows add an appropriate vibe to the whole setup.

The family of Chaudhuri came to Bardhaman and settled there. They embarked on the business of zamindari and didn’t look back anymore. They grew so much into their business that they became one of the most prominent zamindars of Bengal. Bengal was flourishing with zamindars and zamindaris, they came at the right time.

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Try to appreciate nature, enjoy the small pond, explore the mango orchards and temple during your stay at this heritage homestay near Kolkata. It does reminisce the past and you will be mesmerised by the gloriousness of this rajbari with a side of rural Bengal. This homestay is a fitting one for big families, so you can plan a stay with your cousins.

The Chaudhuri And Their Legacies

Amadpur geographically comes in the heart of Bardhaman. The running generations of Chaudhuri decided to give a little taste of zamindar royalty to everyone outside the family as well. They are unfolding the bygone days of their past five generations. Therefore the doors are wide open for four of their heritage home.

The pond and its ghat is a great spot to have some chai and evening snacks with a great sunset view. The place is quiet and the nature sounds become the cherry on top for the sunset. You have to catch the sunset at this Heritage Homestay near Kolkata once. On that note, the best time is to visit during the festive season of Durga Puja. They have a legacy of celebrating Durga Maa every year. The courtyard where bonedi bari’s puja takes place is called thakur dalan and they decorate it beautifully at this time of the year.

How To Reach This Heritage Homestay Near Kolkata?

This Heritage Homestay can easily be covered by road if you are near Kolkata. You can take a personal car or book a cab, it will be a short two-hour drive. The nearest train station is Memari Station, you can take a local from Howrah station. The homestay is barely a four km drive away. The nearest airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, you can either book a cab from there or travel by local train.

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Bask in the royalness of the legacy of Chaudhuris and book your stay here now.

Where: 4A, Mahendra Road, Ground Floor, Kolkata
Check-Out Time: 12 PM
Price: ₹3,500/night

Cover Image Credits: Heritage Homestay/Website

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