Banjara Orchard Retreat ( Thanedar)

Banjara Orchard Retreat ( Thanedar)

Thanedar | Himachal Pradesh

Banjara Orchard Retreat ( Thanedar) is categorised as Experiential Mountain Resort

View from Banjara Retreat (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Dining Area (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Sitout outside Dining area (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Campfire (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Room Interiors (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Room Interiors (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Dining area (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Exteriors (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Exteriors (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
View from Cottage (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Cottage Interiors (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)
Cottage (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2009)

Banjara Retreat is an experiential option at Thanedar, Himachal Pradesh at 7000 ft asl overlooking apple orchards.

Reasons to Visit
  • Experiential stay option in Thanedar overlooking Himalayan views and orchards
  • Part of Banjara group of experiential stays offering soft adventure and experiential stays
  • 10 rooms, suites and cottages offering comfortable stay. Some rooms, suites and cottage are suited for family accommodation
  • Homely buffet meals offered at the restaurant overlooking mountains and villages
  • Meals prepared from locally sourced ingredients as per guest preferences
  • Guided trekking / walking offered to nearby areas (Lake, Forest, Church, Hatu Peak etc.)
  • Recommended for off-beat, transit travellers enroute Sangla Valley and guests looking to stay away from touristy places and enjoy quiet experience
Know It
  • Open all year round even in winter
  • Barbecue, campfire can be organised for guests
  • No TV in rooms
  • Packed lunch provided for onward journey
  • All the rooms face the valley except for the standard room
About Thanedar

Thanedar, an apple orchard growing area at a height of 7,250 ft and 80 km from Shimla and 18 kms from Narkanda off the NH-22.   more

Things to do in Thanedar
  • Activity

    Walk to Tani Jubbar Lake (Walking), Walk to Parmjyotir Temple (Walking), Walk to Church (Walking), Saroga Forest Walk (Walking), Walk down from Hatu Peak (Walking), Hatu Peak Trek (Trekking)
  • Nearest Railway Station – Shimla (80 kms), Shoghi (95 kms), Kandaghat (110 kms)
  • Nearest Airport - Shimla (80 kms), Kullu (175 kms), Chandigarh (198 kms)
  • Distance from Major Cities - Chandigarh (198 kms), Dehradun (280 kms), Ludhiana (300 kms), Jalandhar (323 kms), Amritsar (366 kms), New Delhi (423 kms), Noida (438 kms), Gurgaon (447 kms)

Banjara Orchard Retreat ( Thanedar)

Thanedar | Himachal Pradesh
RoomRooms per UnitNo. of UnitsNo. Rooms
Total Rooms10
Total Occupancy20


  • Travel Desk
  • Laundry
Food and Beverages
  • Indian Restaurant
  • Trekking
  • Rappelling
  • Fishing or Angling
  • Barbecue
  • Nature Walk

Banjara Orchard Retreat ( Thanedar)

Thanedar | Himachal Pradesh

Getting There

Air :
Shimla (80 kms), Kullu (175 kms), Chandigarh (198 kms)
Rail :
Shimla (80 kms), Shoghi (95 kms), Kandaghat (110 kms)

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 108 reviews
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  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Below expectation experience
By Arup123456 on 05th Jan 2020

Price : Very high compared to facilities(Food and stay). Extra charges for kids but no transparency on terms and conditions. Be careful as you might need to spend out of budget expenses. Location...

Retreat:truely defined
By RanaTraveller1 on 04th Dec 2019

As we were nearing this place almost exhausted after a 4hrs car drive from Chail,it was almost dark with hardly any habitations on our way around. Was wandering about the existence of such a cosy...

Home away from home
By TravelSeeWrite_arch on 06th Nov 2019

This was my second time stay at Banjara Orchard Retreat in less than a year. Both the times the stay has been beyond expectations. It was a great pleasure to hear Mr Thakur narrate the story of how...

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