Booking is easy. It just requires the completion of an Information Sheet (attached) and its mailing back to Mitali; and a 50% advance of the room tariff to the HDFC bank account specified in the attached document on "Room Tariffs.." Substance included below.
(i) by NEFT as an online transfer from your bank to HDFC Bank, Bolpur Branch, Current Account Krishno Dey Ac.No. 27852000000091 IFS code: HDFC0002785
(ii) If you choose to make a cash deposit at a bank branch close to you, the bank often specifies that the deposit needs to be made into a Savings Bank, in which case the following account at the same Bolpur HDFC Branch should be specified: Krishno Dey SB Account # 27851570001197
Mitali Homestays Information Sheet (1 per family)
Please tell us a little about yourselves (occupation, interests, travel)
Historical places, good reading and good movies.
Country of residence (if outside India):
Names and ages of all room occupants:
Contact no.at home for emergencies:
Identity card or passport of family head (Please bring a xerox copy of a your passport/ identity card front & rear page)
Duration of Stay, & Check-in & Check-out desired times (If different from the standard 1 pm and 12 noon, respectively, it will depend on the status of subsequent guest arrivals):
Food preferences: Vegetarian or Non-Vegetarian, Dietary Limitations or Allergies, Sugar & Salt restrictions, spicy or non-spicy, type of cuisine preferred (Bengali, N. Indian, Mediterranean or Far Eastern)
Any assistance with arrival & departure required from/to the railway station? Will you need a room for a driver? Specific interests in Shantiniketan & any local tourism visits in mind?
Get an answer from Mitali Homestays staff and past guests.