Jakar village lodge is established in 1999, started by managing proprietor Gasey Lhendup. It is located just below the jakar dzong, commanding the most majestic view of the Chokor valley of Bumthang . The lodge is just a kilometer away from Chamkhar town,and five minutes walk from the Dzong. A decade of hard work has paid off some dividend to Gasey Lhendup, as his Hotel Jakar Village Lodge has been slotted at rank #21 amond the "Best Bed & Breakfast" establishment in Asia 2009, by trivago top hotel, largest European travel community. JVL has deluxe rooms, beautifully painted in traditional style, comfortably and tastefully furnished with the latest fittings and has high quality insulation, with heating in both rooms and toilets .
The lodge serves a range of sumptuous and delicious cuisines ranging from local delicatessen to continental dishes. There are local delicacies like puta and khurba(made from buckwheat). Beverages include local and imported drinks. The lodge is known for good food. Stay with the lodge and experience the true himalayan valley, the last Shangrila on earth, BHUTAN.
All rooms are equipped with attached bath, running hot water, heating and tastefully furnished.
The hotel features a restaurant with views of the surrounding valley and serves Bhutanese, Chinese and Indian delicacies. Menus revive traditional Bhutanese offerings as well as offer contemporary interpretations of neighbouring cuisines. The experience is nourishing, relying on fresh produce grown in the surrounding region, from hand-churned butter, to wild mushrooms and honey. All this can also be enjoyed on room service menus.
(Thimphu, Gangtey, Bumthang, Punakha, Paro)
As you travel along Bhutan’s adrenaline inducing east-west highway that’s been carved out of the mountain face, breathtaking views of terraced farmlands, deep river valleys and precariously perched farmhouses are laid out before you.
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