About this listing
Centrally located luxury 3BR apartment complete with a fully equipped kitchen, drawing and dining room, lobby, washing machine and house keeping. All rooms have attached private bathrooms, ACs, LCD TVs, bed linen, blankets and guest towels. A ready to shift in accommodation, it has a separate entry which promises full privacy. Availability of free parking at house gate and a daily needs cum groceries market at only a half minute walk away affords our guests the comfort of their own home.
Located in the heart of South Delhi, in the safe, gated colony of Hauz Khas, this B&B is duly registered with the ministry of Tourism, Govt. of Delhi.
It has tastefully furnished air conditioned rooms, with attached baths, balconies, sitting lobby, fully equipped common modular kitchen and terrace.
Very well connected with the city center being just 5Kms and the International Airport 11Kms (25-30 Minutes drive).
Ethnic Indian handicrafts and designer markets Hauz Khas Village, Shahpur Jat and Delhi Haat are within walking distance.
Major Hospitals (AIIMS, Fortis, Max etc.), Shopping Malls, places of tourist interest (Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Safdarjung tomb etc.) all within 10-15 minutes of drive.
Room facilities include LCD TVs with cable connection, Air conditioning, Hair dryer, Iron etc. Free high speed wi-fi.
We provide Laundry services, Taxi hires on request.
We provide basic breakfast ingredients - bread, butter, jam, milk and cornflakes, canned juice/soft drinks in the kitchen for self-use. Freshly cooked Indian vegetarian breakfast is also available on request (payable extra). Our signature dish being Aloo Paratha - the Indian version of pancake made of wheat stuffed with potatoes and a perfect blend of choicest spices cooked to a beautiful golden crisp served hot with home made pickle and fresh home made curd (yoghurt). Should you opt for it, our sumptuous meals (payable extra) have won us many a repeat guests from around the world - fresh home cooked Indian delicacies lovingly prepared by the hostess.
Having roots in Delhi for the past more than 120 years, we have loads of stories about the city, its past and present which we love sharing along with our culture and traditions with the guests. Our family stays on the ground floor of the same property and are always available for any queries. We offer a personalized experience and are open to interaction with guests from all over the world - we invite them to share their stories with us over a freshly brewed cup of cappuccino or a home cooked Indian meal.
Let us welcome you to our family and give you a home away from home experience.
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Guests have 24x7 access to a fully equipped kitchen, a common terrace and our garden apart from the balcony with their room, if any.
Guests can always come sit with us in our drawing cum dining room.
Interaction with guests
Our family is always available for the guest in case they want any suggestions or a chat about ins and outs of Delhi - its restaurants, its history, its go to places for this and that and more.
It is always exciting to share our culture with the guest and also getting to know about their families back home and their country/culture over a cup of freshly brewed cappuccino!
Our house is located in a quiet, gated colony in posh South Delhi which boasts of its own market area for daily needs, 7-8 ATMs of different banks, cafes and restaurants all within a 2 minutes walking distance.
We are in close proximity to the famous Siri Fort auditorium and the Hauz Khas Village - the most happening place in Delhi for a night get together with old friends and new, again both at a walking distance from our accommodation.
In case you are a fan of Indian contemporary and/or traditional clothing, paintings, sculptures, items of home decor or any other art, you would love staying with us as you can take a short walk down to the famed Hauz Khas Village or the Shahpur Jat market, each only about 10 minutes walk away. You can also take the metro line for a quick ride (only about 5 minutes and 2 stations away) to the Delhi Haat shopping complex. Another place you can find such artefacts are at the Yashwant Place market, situated around 4kms from our home and easily approachable by an auto or cab. In addition to these, you can find ample shopping opportunities at the famous Lajpat Nagar or Sarojini Nagar where you can find stuff from street vendors as well as air-conditioned showrooms.
Many historic places of tourist interest like the 12th century Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Safdarjung Tomb, Humayun's Tomb, Hauz Khas Tomb etc; some of the best malls of Delhi, the biggest govt. hospital in the city etc. are all within a 2-5 km radius and easily approachable by the various public transport options available in Delhi.
We have two equidistant metro stations each about 7-8 minutes by walk which connects us to other parts of Delhi in a convenient way. Other means of public transport are also quite easily available just outside the house - auto rickshaws and DTC buses. We can always help our guests to book cabs if intimated well in advance.
Other things to note
-For a speedy check in, guests are requested to carry photocopies of their travel documents i.e. Passport and Visa (in case of international traveler) and valid government issued photo IDs except PAN card (for domestic travelers) for ALL GUESTS staying.
-If you wish to smoke please do so on the terrace or in the driveway/garden.
-We lock the house gates at 11pm for security purpose. These timings are flexible on request. In case a guest is reaching after the gates are shut, they can ring the bell right next to the gate and we will be happy to let them in.
-Clean water and electricity are a privilege that still many homes in India can't afford. We request you to use both judiciously and make sure there is no wastage. We appreciate your understanding and consideration. Have a happy stay!
Our guests are requested to kindly carry their Passports and Visas in original and in xerox copies for our reference and records.
We are pure vegetarians, so we would not be serving any Non vegetarian food in our preparations. But the guests are free to order in or cook any food they like - veg or non veg.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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Namaste, Greetings of the day!
I am Ajay K Gupta, staying with my family in New Delhi. I run a business manufacturing designer cotton laces that go on ladies dresses, nightwear, lingerie, belts, scarves and other accessories which I sell to buying houses and exporters.
My family has been staying in Hauz Khas for the past more than 45 years, in this very house, which we have now added a couple of floors to and welcome guests into our family for a home away from home experience. It has been an amazing journey till now sharing our home and culture and opening our doors to a world of opportunities. We can very happily say that we now have friends in every inhabited continent on the planet, looking to extend that to every country!
WELCOME TO OUR "HOUSE OF LIGHT"