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Our family-run establishment has been set amidst the peace, tranquility and simplicity of this Himalayn village. The Yankee Resort has rooms and separate stand-alone cottages depending on your need and choice.

The main hotel section comprises of 15 well-appointed rooms and has been built with traditional local ambience. We ensure the guests comfortable rooms, room service, and laundry services.

The inhouse restaurant seduces you with it's informal, homely atmosphere and serves you with delicious authentic local cuisine besides Indian, Chinese and Continental food apart from a well stocked bar.

At Yankee Resort, we make sure you enjoy all this and more.

The map below will give you a clear picture of directions to the Resort.




The Malingo Cottage
The Dhuppi Cottage


The Khambu Cottage


By Air: The nearest airport is Bagdogra (120 kms), a 3.5 hours drive. Bagdogra is currently connected to New Delhi, Guwahati and Calcutta, by Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Air Deccan.

It is also connected by air from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur.

From Bagdogra airport, drive to Lava via Damdim crossing the famous Coronation bridge or Bagpul (Tiger Bridge) or through Kalimpong, whichever suits your itinerary.

By Rail: The two closest railway stations are Siliguri 101 kms (metre gauge) and New Jalpaiguri 115 kms (Broad gauge), connecting all metropolitan cities and main towns. Lava is a 2 1/2 hours drive from these stations.

By Road: Approachable directly from Siliguri (NJP Railway Station and Bagdogra airport) by bus or taxi, Lava is about 101 kms via Damdim and Gorubathan. Lava is also accessible from Kalimpong (32kms) by bus or taxi. 120km from Gangtok, 85 kms from Darjeeling and connecting roads to Nepal and Bhutan (about 150 km direct via Maal Bazar and Damdim). From Siliguri shared or reserved taxis and buses direct/via Kalimpong are available daily.

From Kalimpong, shared taxis and buses are available in the morning and evening on a daily basis.


First Winter Snow at the Resort
Khambu Cottage Room
Entrance to Dhuppi Cottage

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