Hospitality Partners

The Jury and Pre Jury will meet in following two locations as a part of the Selection Process.

Te Aroha

A colonial-style summer house converted into a boutique luxury hotel, Te Aroha offers its guests the opportunity to experience finest hospitality, amidst the scenic surroundings of Dhanachuli.

Host to Kumaon Literary Festival, Te Aroha champions and supports a number of creative initiatives. The hotel is the main driving force behind the development of Dhanachuli village into a hub of art and culture.

Jim's Jungle Retreat

Jim's Jungle Retreat is an eco-conscious wildlife speciality lodge located on the southern periphery of India’s showcase wildlife park Corbett Tiger Reserve. Nestled between the Himalayan foothills in the north and the ancient Shivaliks in the south, Corbett Tiger Reserve extends over 1300 square kilometers of scrub, grassland, sal forests, rivers and a lake, varying between 400-1210 meters above sea level. Jim's Jungle Retreat offers forest and mountain vistas, countless bird-spotting opportunities, instinct-sharpening walks and safaris, and hours by the pool or on one's private verandah.

Co-Host to Kumaon Literary Festival 2016, Jim’s are a willing and pro-active supporter of initiatives to protect our forests and wild life.

Vintage 31

Fondly known as 'THE FAIRY TALE CAFE' 'Vintage 31, Café & Bistro By NAVYA, has a romantic vintage feel as u walk in. Hand painted roses on the walls add to the old world English charm. It has a calm pleasing and soothing ambience and a terrace sit out and a total capacity 40+. It serves lip-smacking continental and Mediterranean cuisines. A perfect place for get-togethers, coffee mornings, lazy lunches or romantic dinners.