HOLUMBA facing Mount. Kanchenjunga is a 2 acres natural landscaped botanical extravangenza, water fed by a natural spring, inhabited by a flora population over 1000 species of orchids, plants & trees, and conveniently located on the main highway,a kilometre ahead of Kalimpong town having own car park & garages. (The Ven. Bikchu Sangharakshita lived in "The Hermitage" (Magnolia) and refers to it as his Garden of Eden.)
HOLUMBA offers the nature loving tourists an expansive orchid nursery :-"Nurseryman's Haven", world wide exporter since 1972 - specialist in Indo- Burmese orchids & Himalayan & Exotic - bulbs, tubers, rhizomes, plants, & seeds.
HOLUMBA offers the tired travellers, a quiet rest in quaint & affordable five individual wooden chalet-type cottages of "Holumba Haven" complex, situated within the acres of orchid farm and forested botanical park.
The chalets named : Magnolia, Wood Cot , Bamboo Groove, Spring Site & Tree Tops, each have three double accommodation rooms, attached western bathrooms with 24 hours hot & cold spring water &, kitchen in 6 rooms. Arcadia - Cottage on adjacent property – ground floor. 2 double rooms, attached bathrooms, dining room, living room & kitchen. Total rooms - fourteen double accomodations.
Dining room - 'The Orchid' (seating 24 pax) is an annexe to the residence of Karma T. Pempahishey and family - owners of the niche.
Business ServicesCredit cards and money exchangeDoctor on Call.
Leisure and other facilities
Doctor-on-call.Express laundry / dry cleaning.
Spacious Car Parking