Ancestral home was rebuilt after being bombed during 2nd WW in 1947 and recent restoration started in 2007 to provide homely ambience to guests. Home is in the heart of city, ideal to try out restaurants offering local & vegetarian food at walking distance including taxi/bus stands. Asia's only women's market IMA Market, the historic Shamu Makhong, the statue of the then Maharaja Bhagyachandra & Kangla Fort, the sacred place to learn the rich heritage and culture of Manipur are very closeby.
There are three rooms (Hearth of Imphal 2 & Hearth of Imphal-Attic) [book separately if guests are more then 2] with a capacity of 5-6 persons (charged per person). Guests can use the three common baths with hot water, one kitchen space, one dining space and common area with plenty of books to read. No TV. Wi-Fi only. The lawn with food garden & little pond is open guests. Ask if you want to help in the food garden. If you are sharing a room with a stranger, you might need to make adjustments.
Located in Mantripukhri, Imphal East, which is soon to become the centre of the city. It has a serenity and ambiance of it's own, and my house is located in a large compound. It is easily accessible, and transport, both public and private are available. It takes a mere ten minutes to reach both the local market and department stores. It is surrounded by places of worship, like the Cathedral, temple and mosque. There are several fast food eateries, restaurants and hotels in the vicinity.