Jungle Resorts Around Bangalore For a Weekend Break
The city of Bangalore, though beautiful beyond doubt, in the recent years has seen an explosion of sorts in terms of population. It’s become a nightmare to even think of going out to the market or for a simple drive through the city in the weekends when you have some respite from work. Swarms of people are visible wherever your eyes can go.
So, to make your weekends worthwhile and to allow you to enjoy the slice of paradise you so sorely crave, here is a list of some secluded, splendid jungle resorts around Bangalore:
1. The Windflower Resort – Bandipur
This 5 star nature resort is the perfect place to go off radar and avoid those pesky phone calls. Set amongst a beautiful backdrop, it offers a relaxing spa, outdoor pool, barbecue lounge and day trips to a tribal village and nature reserve. Bandipur itslef is a beautiful place to spend some time closer to Mother Nature. Currently the hotel is providing breakfast, lunch and dinner inclusive in the room cost.
Distance from Bangalore: 227 kilometers approx.
Places of Interest: Close proximity to Bandipur National Park and the beautiful hill station of Ooty.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 14,700.
2. Dhole’s Den – Bandipur
The beautiful Dhole’s Den in Bandipur will provide you with an astounding view of the nearby hill ranges from the rooms! For people looking out to enjoy some solitary time, there is a library in the hotel itself. The current price includes complimentary breakfast.
Distance from Bangalore: 231 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Various attractions like the Mudumalai National Reserve, Bandipur National Park and Ooty are quite close by.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 9,600.
3. Waterwoods Lodges – Kabini
Lying right next to the Kabini River, the Waterwoods Lodges Kabini is the perfect place to unwind and rejuvenate yourself after a gruesome week at work. You can pamper yourself at the outdoor swimming pool, water sports facilities, games room and garden. Multiple style cuisines are available at the in-house restaurant. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included in the boarding cost!
Distance from Bangalore: 224 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: The River Kabini, Nagarhole National Park and historical city of Mysore are a short drive away.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 11,880.
4. Red Earth – Kabini
The serene resort is located on the beautiful backwaters of the Kabini Dam and has an outdoor lake that overlooks the lakeside. A variety of facilities like hot tub, safari excursions and treks make sure that your stay at this jungle resort is comfortable and enjoyable at the same time.
Distance from Bangalore: 212 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Kabini Dam, Tibetan Monastery and Bale Elephant camp are quite close by.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 8,999.
5. Orange County – Coorg
This ultimate luxury jungle resort boasts of an outdoor infinity pool, ayurvedic spa, gym and 4 different restaurants. It is located amidst the splendid green hills of Coorg, which further make your mornings an extremely enjoyable affair. Many a people have visited Coorg and fallen madly in love with the hilly district, and no one can blame them. Astonishing views, mouth watering cuisine and friendly people await you here. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are included in the cottage fare along with a private pool.
Distance from Bangalore: 230 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Bird watching and boat rides at Cauvery River, scenic Coorg hillside all around.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 33,300.
6. Amanvana Spa Resort – Coorg
The Amanvana Spa Resort is the place to go to if you are looking for a perfectly relaxing holiday. It has an organic herb garden, massage parlor, outdoor pool and dedicated reading spaces by the River Kayeri. Unwind and stretch those tired muscles at the Amanvana Spa during your stay. Breakfast is included in the room fare for the artfully designed bungalows.
Distance from Bangalore: 223 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Scenic Kayeri River close-by and picnic basket facility to enjoy at any nearby islands.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 9,216.
7. Jungle Hut – Masinagudi
If you are looking for a holiday spot where you can easily go for a trek and catch a sight of some exquisite birds then look no further than the Jungle Hut at Masinagudi. The 20 acre resort is located at the foothills of the Nilgiri and has facilities like a swimming pool, games room and restaurant. Masinagudi is abundant with chirping birds, animal cries and enchantingly green forests. The hotel is giving complimentary breakfast, lunch and dinner with the room.
Distance from Bangalore: 249 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Trekking and bird watching at Nilgiris, close proximity to Coimbatore and Mudumalai National Park
Price for 2: Starts from INR 7,078.
8. Jungle Retreat – Masinagudi
The view from the Jungle Retreat Masinagudi is simply astounding! Have a cup of coffee or tea in your balcony while gazing at the mesmerizing beauty of the Nilgiri and then go for a refreshing dip in the year-round outdoor pool at the property. The only problem you may have after a stay here is that you might want to keep coming back every single weekend!
Distance from Bangalore: 250 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: City of Coimbatore is near-by, scenic view of the Nilgiri and proximity to Mudumalai National Park.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 4,500.
9. The Woods Resort – Wayanad
The perfect place to stay while on a trip to Wayanad, The Woods Resort offers an outdoor pool, spa, massage parlor, wellness centre and a library! When you are finally able to drag yourself away from the comforts of your hotel, you’ll be greeted with a majestic view of the nearby jungle. Wayanad is very popular with the people from nearby areas because of its beautiful landscape and astonishing natural beauty. Room fare includes complimentary breakfast.
Distance from Bangalore: 273 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Chethalayam Waterfalls and Sultan Bathery town are a short drive away and close to Berambadi Forest, Padiri Reserve Forest and Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 5,859.
10. The Serai – Chickmagalur
Set in the middle of a coffee plantation, the 4-star Serai Chickmagalur boasts of a swimming pool, spa, gym and 2 restaurants. The property has a wonderful view of the nearby forest and is sure to provide you with the peace of mind you were craving for. The landscape in Chickmagalur will leave you wanting for more and the weather is always perfect for a short trek or hike. Breakfast is complimentary.
Distance from Bangalore: 251 kilometers approx.
Places of interest: Set within a coffee plantation and close to Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary.
Price for 2: Starts from INR 16,846.
So don’t be just another brick in the wall! Go out and explore more of the fabulous jungle resorts around Bangalore for a relaxing, enjoyable vacation.