Zimba's Homestay in Darjeeling is owned and managed by Thulay Daju. He is one of the farmer to accept the initiative from Tathagata Journeys. The simple and basic accommodation is one of a kind, a true peek into the lifestyle of the farmer's life and family. Ideally located within the Orange Orchards.
The home-stay is part of the Small Farmer's Collective known as Mineral Spring Sanjukta Vikas Sanstha, which is an Organic and Fair Trade Certified Small Farmers' Collective producing agricultural & plantation crops such as Tea, Ginger, Cardamom, Turmeric, Manderine and other seasonal vegetables.
The "caring for the customer" rating is an aggregate score for the five parameters we survey (welcome, the service, charm, cleanliness/maintenance and overall experience/value for money. There must be a minimum of 3 traveller ratings we can average before we display a rating for the property. We also age traveller ratings and discard any that are over twelve months old.