Wander in a shaded orchard
Dine under a canopy of stars
Savour delicious home-cooked meals
Curl up with a book in a cool corner
Amble through a historic city at leisure...
Bungalow One was built by an Englishman in 1869, and has been a cherished family home for three families since then. Three generations of our family have lived here since the last sixty-five years.
Allahabad is a perfect example of a small town rapidly coming to terms with changing India. Bungalow One is a reminder of the leisurely life and simpler ways of a bygone age.
Located in Civil Lines in the heart of Allahabad, the one-acre compound comprising the main house, garden, orchard, and vegetable patch is a private retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. In addition to being a tranquil base from which to explore the city, it is an ideal place from which to watch the world go by (or stand still).
Bungalow One is home to the three of us, our three dogs, and numerous squirrels, birds and butterflies...