faqs

What makes Moram Eco Resort ‘eco’?

Eco stands for ‘ecosystem’. Dictionary.com defines ecosystem as “a system, or a group of interconnected elements, formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with their environment. “ Here at Moram Eco Resort we believe in the importance of having a healthy ecosystem and we strive to live in a more sustainable fashion.

Moram is a promotional set-up to serve our Mother Nature with Rural Handicrafts, Tribal Performing Art, Craft Shop, Eco-Friendly Cottages, Organic Farming, Bengali Cuisine and many more. Here, we believe in the importance of having a healthy ecosystem and we strive to live in a more sustainable fashion. From the beginning, our land has been cultivated with permaculture principles in mind and all of our gardens, ponds are free of toxins and chemicals. We catch rainwater, compost our waste and continue to implement natural living and building techniques. Besides that, we have a craft unit at our resort where women artisans are working with natural colour and hand crafted products under brand Deshaj.

We welcome you to come and enjoy the feeling of essence of nature in every breathe; explore your inner self by cherishing every moments and learn more about sustainable living through our workshops with artisans.

What should I bring with me?

We recommend bringing the following:

Toiletries (Personal care)

Mosquito/insect repellant (in case of allergies)

Medicine

Feminine hygiene product

Personal Meditation Cushion / Clothes

Umbrella (for rainy season)

Winter care product / wear (in winter)

Do you have electricity and power backup facility?

Yes, we have 24 hours electricity and power backup facility.

Do you have 24 hours water supply?

Yes, we have 24 hours cold water supply. For hot water, we have guizer in every room.

Is the water safe to drink at the resort?

Yes we provide filtered water. You can also buy Mineral Water from our restaurant.

Will my cell-phone work there?

Yes, but the connections will poor during foggy or cloudy weather.

Do you have Wi-Fi at the resort?

Yes we have free Wi-Fi but the connection will poor during foggy or cloudy weather.

Do you have parking?

We have large parking space for everyone.

Do you provide room service?

We provide room service only for senior citizens and physically challenged.

Do we get laundry service?

Yes, we have this service which is chargeable.

What is your cancellation policy?

Go through the Terms & Conditions.

What are the check-in/check- out times?

Go through the Terms & Conditions.

Is there an ATM on the property?

There is no ATM on the property. However few ATM’s and banks in the local village.

What kinds of payment do you accept?

We accept Cash, Credit/Debit cards.

How can I get the confirmation after online booking?

Once the payment is done, you will get confirmation through sms and e-mail.

How can I get the final bill?

At the time of check-out, you will get the original bill.

Do you charge GST?

As per Govt. norms, we charge GST as applicable.

What is the weather going to be like during my stay?

The weather at Moram Eco Resort changes with the seasons. This is one reason we chose this pristine location, it is the only place where you can actually experience a winter and the change of the seasons.

What kind of food is served at the resort?

The Restaurant serves Pure Bengali Cuisine made with seasonal organic produce. Many ingredients are coming from our organic farm.

What about the safety and security of the project?

We have 24 hours C.C.T.V. Surveillance, Security Guards and Fire Fighting equipments.

What if I get hungry between meals?

You will get snacks, hot drinks, cold drinks, fruit juices in between 10a.m. to 9p.m.

What about the nearest medical facility?

The nearest hospital is situated at Bolpur town.

Is alcohol consumption and smoking permitted at the resort?

Smoking is permitted in designated areas only and strictly prohibited in the room. Drink may be consumed only within the privacy of the room and not to be offered to the people working with us.

How far your resort from Bolpur?

It is 10k.m. from Bolpur station and will take approx. 20mins. by car

From Prantik station it will take 10mins. for 5k.m.

From Kopai station it will take 5mins. for 2.5k.m.

Can you organize some sightseeing tours or day trips?

Yes, we can arrange cars to take you to all local tourist spots like:

Tagore’s Ashram / Bisvabharati Campus Kala Bhavan Museum Prayer Hall Deer Park Khoyai Haat Kankalitala Kopai River Sonajhuri Amar Kutir

Do you provide transportation?

We can arrange rides to and from Bolpur/Prantik station. Please contact - 9830638944

Can I bring my pet at your resort?

No, unfortunately pets are not allowed onsite as we have our own domestic animals like dogs, hens, ducks, cows, rabbits, pigeons etc.

Can you provide fishing at your resort?

Moram Eco Resort provides “Catch and Release Fishing”. This includes using suitable tackle for the species that you are targeting and minimizing the time spent to land the fish. During this, you can catch (one fish for one head) for your lunch or dinner at our resort.

What kind of activities you have in your resort?

Our Activities include Walk around the Property/Villages, Meditation, Fishing, Gardening and Farming, Bird Watching, Camp Fire, Indoor Games like Chess, Carrom only in the evening.

Craft making session: Natural Dying Session,  Block Printing, Batik Work, Kantha Work, Handmade Jewellery, Weaving

We arrange Baul Song and Tribal Dance in the evening which is chargeable and the amount will be directly paid to the performers. (Baul Song = Rs.500 ; Tribal Dance= Rs.1000)

Is there any craft store at your resort?

Yes, we have a showroom where you can see and buy handcrafted items like apparel (men & women), accessory (stole, dopatta, jewellery, bag, chappal etc.), home furnishing (cushion cover, table mat, table napkin etc.) made by our own artisans and show pieces from all over India.

Do you have swimming pool?

Not yet. But we are planning to build it within next winter.

Do you have Yoga Mat?

Yes, we have natural mat..

Do you have Spa?

Not Yet. We are planning to start it within next season with Ayurvedic treatment and yoga.

What is in your complimentary breakfast menu?

Bread Toast – 2 pc. Butter / Jam Double Egg Omelet / Poach / Boiled Fruit Salad Sprout Fruit Juice Cornflakes Milk

Can you give information about trains?

Click Here to get the information about trains

What if I am not able to book through online?

In that case, you may come to our booking office which is Deshaj Store & Café. Address : 32, Old Ballygunje First Lane, Kolkata - 700019

Is smoking and alcohol consumption permitted at the resort?

Smoking is permitted in designated areas only and strictly prohibited in the room.

As Moram is a promotional set up for the local tribal people of Bolpur, we do not encourage our guests to consume alcohol at the premises of Moram.

What if I get hungry between meals?

You will get snacks, hot drinks, cold drinks, fruit juices in between 10a.m. to 9p.m. in our canteen.

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