The lodge is located in such a manner that it is just a 10-minute drive from the Bhambha Fol gate in the Gir National Park. A Natural water pond surrounds the property and the lodge consists of 16 cottages that are replete with all the modern amenities. The cooing Maina and other beautiful birds will act as your alarm system and as you open your eyes, you won’t smell pollution and won't hear any traffic noise in the lodge. Enjoy your morning dose of caffeine with some cool fresh breeze which has touched the nearby pond refresh your face every morning and evening. Nature is at the center of all of our activities at the Asiatic lion lodge, Gir. This will be reflected in the interiors of our cottages as well.
Our in-house restaurant “The Flavors of the Forest” serves local Gujarati, Kathiyawadi and other North Indian delicacies. Keeping in line with our philosophy of being eco-friendly we source most of the ingredients used in our cooking from nearby villages, ensuring that they are chemical fertilizers as well as pesticide-free. We avoid using artificial colors and other artificial ingredients in our food. Enjoy the food in our restaurant as you used to enjoy during your childhood days, completely organic!
Enjoy the pond view from “The Gazebo Cafe Forest” which is our in-house cafe, serving a wide variety of light refreshments along with some fodder for the mind, in form of coffee table books which detail the culture of Gujarat and the history of Asiatic lions and wildlife conservation efforts carried out in the area. You will have around 35 species of rare birds to keep you company in this cafe.
At the Asiatic lion lodge, we have a lot of activities that will keep you busy during your holidays. We arrange for a 4x 4 Jeep Safari will take you deep into the Jungle and let you explore the rich wildlife in Gir National Park. Click photos of a lion pride, they are not camera shy and will even pose for you if you maintain a safe distance. Enjoy the energetic and colorful Siddi tribal dance, Siddis are people from African lineage who migrated to Gujarat centuries ago.
Enjoy an unpolluted and clear view of the sky in the lap of nature by participating in the stargazing activity. We have various other activities like tribal village visits, bird watching, daily wildlife film, cultural activities, cycling, barbeque dinner, indoor games, and campfire, mango farm visit in which you can participate and create some beautiful memories.