A majestic mansion of Jorhat, Thengal Manor is considered as a heritage of the North East. In the lap of nature, it provides you a unique stay in gracious rooms with elegant ambiance. The beautiful lawn, swimming pool and cozy rooms along with the indoor games, fireplaces, croquet, etc. will give you a royal feeling when you visit this tea estate bungalow.
It is a gorgeous place in a quiet and secluded village. Located within an hour’s drive from Jorhat town, this heritage hotel does have a nice colonial charm to it. Set in the middle of the park, this stately house reminds a bit the estates in pre-war Europe with all its decor but, situated in tropical surroundings of Assam. It is a bit ‘faded glory’ but with a wonderful atmosphere. The bungalow belongs to an old affluent family of Assam which has now been given out for stays. Despite referencing a number of cultures in its design, the building successfully conveys the elegant and sophisticated atmosphere of a time gone by. The bungalow still has the old charm and beauty and well-maintained gardens. It is an excellent place to visit and stay for a brief outing. There are in all about 4 to 5 rooms and each room has antique furniture and the old charm. The portico and the outside sittings are beautiful. Each room is differently furbished since it was being used by a family member during their stay. The place has a lot of old furniture and artifacts some of which are really priceless. The passage has excellent old photographs of the family. The rooms in itself are large and spacious. When visiting during the winter, the early morning mist and weather is really welcoming. The house the verandah, the garden, the swimming pool and possibility of walking around at night or in the morning is awesome. The peace and quiet of the country house are just unmatched. Luscious vegetation and a number of fruit trees all around with 2 lakes, temple and greenery all around make this place an excellent destination to relax and unwind. From here you can visit the Majuli Island and have a day exploring the ruins of Sivasager. The scenic spots of Majuli Island near to the manor will truly amaze you. Everyone who wonders as far as Assam should stay there.
Thengal Manor is a beautiful colonial style cottage that has so much history and is extremely serene to spend some quality time with your family. Today not only Indians but the foreigners even queue up to have a taste of staying in this beautiful bungalow. You can take a leisure walk on the beautiful lawn and the close by jungle trails relaxing and admiring the beauty of the place. Overall it would be a very good experience for anyone visiting. So what are you waiting for? Plan a trip to this place soon and enjoy a relaxed and royal stay in the midst of nature.