About Us

Discover Kurseong which in Lepcha, means “Land of the white orchids” referring to the small white orchid which is prolific here

Nestled on the foothills of the Himalayas, Cochrane Place is the restored & renovated stately British colonial home of Percy John Cochrane, MBE. Restored in stone, log & cast iron splendour, we are a boutique hotel that seeks guests looking for a warm and friendly ambiance, replete with fine wooden paneling, plaster work, antique furniture & beautiful objects of art. Cochrane Place is perched high up on a ridge and our rooms overlook the mighty Himalayan mountain range or lush tea gardens far below.  Rooms are furnished with contemporary amenities & retain an old world charm.  Guests can relish nostalgic recipes from the British Raj & savour authentic Anglo Indian cuisine  at our award winning cafe and restaurant- Chai Country.