Jehan Numa Retreat, Bhopal

Jehan Numa Retreat resides on the outskirts of Bhopal city. In this retreat, simplicity meets luxury and exceptional service. The architecture is inspired by tribal and rural motifs, mud-coloured walls and beautiful courtyards. These lovely ethnic elements combined with facets of colonial décor, create a resplendent retreat for the traveller who wishes to relax and connect with themselves. The service is aligned with the signature nawabi tradition of Jehan Numa.

The primary focus of Jehan Numa is creating the perfect ambience for guests to reconnect with their inner selves, through body and mind. The beautiful chimes of birds and animal callings from the wilderness enhance this natural and organic retreat. The spa, dining and natural park next door offer a wholesome meditative experience from which one can emerge new and refreshed. The retreat is also a gastronomical wonder, offering exquisite dining experiences for guests.

Accommodation

Simple from the outside, the 28 rooms in 6 residential cottage clusters are a haven of luxury from within. The outdoor aesthetics are inspired by local villages; however, every modern amenity is available within such as ensuite bathrooms, separate living areas, coffee/tea makers, room safes and more. Every room has an incredibly earthy feel to it, going back to the purpose of reconnection and finding oneself within the retreat. Rooms are 350 square feet, along with decks that are 169 square feet and bathrooms of varying sizes.

Dining and Wellness

Dining and gastronomy at the retreat’s restaurants and beautiful spots are an essential part of the whole experience. Fine dining and wine at the impeccable restaurants “Under the Jamun Tree” and “The Coriander Leaf” are a must. Guests can even acquire delectable sandwiches from the retreat’s pantry at any time.

The Chakra Spa is the ideal place for guests to relax completely, it is designed specifically for the purpose of leisure with five therapy rooms, swimming pool and sauna.

Access

Bhopal Airport is 18 km away

Bhopal Railway Station is 10 km away

Things to do

The retreat arranges visits to the Van Vihar National Park, a zoological park where visitors can drive, cycle or walk. Walls and trenches have been built to protect the wildlife. It is also a bird watchers delight.

There are several other activities within the lodge such as kitchen gardening, cycling, golf and table tennis. Places of interest around the retreat are Sanchi Stupas, Bhopal Lake, Old City Chowk, Bhimbetka Caves, Bhopal Old City and Museums of Bhopal.