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Petrichor Farms

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Amazing opportunity to fully immerse yourself within community living

Spent two weeks here with a friend. Petrichor is in a beautiful location with panoramic views... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
lucykmparr
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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A farm with a fascinating name!!

The name fascinated me and I later on discovered what it meant..the fresh smel lof earth after the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
JharnaS10
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Mumbai, India
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P.O Fagu, Gorubathan, District Darjeeling, Darjeeling 735231, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent two weeks here with a friend. Petrichor is in a beautiful location with panoramic views across the valley. We were volunteers whilst here and had a volunteer dormitory which was clean and comfortable with an attached bathroom and Mosquito nets. Sweta and Sidhartha are...More

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SwetaP_13, Owner at Petrichor Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Lucy! Much love to you both xx

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The name fascinated me and I later on discovered what it meant..the fresh smel lof earth after the rains and yes, Petrichor is just that,If you enjoy staying in a village farm and would like to participate in farming activities and enjoy eating farm produce...More

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SwetaP_13, Owner at Petrichor Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much! Only just seeing this review and we truly appreciate it!

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Petrichor Farm really is a place which you must experience in your lifetime. Not only is it set in the most beautiful surroundings, but the work which Sweta and Siddharth have done to have this place as a fully functioning farm is just so inspirational....More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is most beautiful location where everyone would like to live. There is also restaurant which serves tasty food.

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SwetaP_13, Owner at Petrichor Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We know we're late but we mean it :)

Reviewed 3 June 2017

My partner and I had such a special time at Pretichor Farm recently. The environment that owners Sweta & Siddharth have created allowed us as volunteers to feel connected to nature as well as connected to the local Gorubhutan Community. We left feeling inspired to...More

1  Thank Taryn_Dyer
SwetaP_13, Owner at Petrichor Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks guys! I know we're sooooo late to respond but sending you guys so much love xx

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Have known Sweta for many years, but finally got the opportunity to visit Petrichor last weekend for a Yoga and Detox mini-retreat. Unfortunately we couldn't stay for the whole five days, but the weekend retreat was incredible. Arwa, the yoga instructor and nutrition consultant was...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

To me, Petrichor - Farm, Kitchen, Studio is nothing less than a paradise on earth with its pleasantly remote location. Merely 60 odd kilometers from Siliguri through the twisty roads of sevoke, following the tirelessly flowing river teesta, amidst lush greenery all around, the drive...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

If you love the hills and if you love the idea of having some quiet time in the midst of nature, this place will be your love at first sight. The entire farm is handcrafted, and ever so beautifully, by Sweta and Sidhharth and their...More

2  Thank AshmitaN7
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Petrichor I learned from my visit to the farm means: the smell of the earth when it rains. The farm is nestled within a community of farms all implementing permaculture and organic farming techniques so as to offer an experience fully integrated with nature. The...More

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SwetaP_13, Community Member at Petrichor Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2016

Thank you Ien...your words will stay with us for a long long time :) and thank you once again for your invaluable help at the farm and our projects. We wish you the best.

Reviewed 1 June 2016

Firstly, although Petrichor is listed as an 'attraction', we were there as resident guests and the review that follows is of the place as a hostelry. We stayed in Petrichor for one night in May 2016. This was our first stay in a place of...More

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SwetaP_13, Community Member at Petrichor Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2016

Thank you for your perspective, Ayan. We will look into the details mentioned by you, the finer details seem to slip our minds when living in a rural setting...although nothing much can be done about the seasonal insects, the walk uphill and separate bathroom, the...More

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vinci2000
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Response from SwetaP_13 | Property representative |
Greetings from Petrichor. We will be able to accommodate your group in our farm. Please note that children above the age of 7 will be charged in full. Our rates are Rs 2000 inclusive of all meals or Rs 1500 for... More
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