Kodagu, often called Coorg is evergreen in a traveller’s bucket list, whether he is travelling for the first time or loves to bounce back to this destination repeatedly. Coorg homestays offer the warmth and comfort of a home, allowing the travellers to make the most of their visit and later reminisce as a memorable holiday. Here are the top five gorgeous homestays in Coorg, which offer the best of stay and comfort for a complete holiday.
1) Kedakal Estate – A perfect blend of history, hospitality and nature
Located amidst surrounding coffee plantations and about 3400 sqft above the sea level, Kedakal is a boutique homestay, which offers you the best stay with the feel of an English County living. It is about 5 kms away from Suntikoppa, which is about 10 km from the town of Madikeri. This family home was built by the proprietor’s great grandfather in the 1900s. The place has been renovated, maintaining the old world charm and equipped with modern amenities for a memorable stay.
The cottage comprises four luxurious bedrooms with two cosy wooden floor lofts, a spacious living area, a balcony overlooking the coffee plantations and valleys, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area where you can sip your coffee in the mornings facing the plantations. Away from the noise of the world, you can sink in serenity here.
Price on request. Visit Kedakal Estate Website
2) Tanglewoods – Nestled in lush greenery with panoramic views
This heritage property is nestled in lush greenery, offering panoramic views of the undulating hills and the valleys. The two level bungalow has a sit-out, three bedrooms with attached bathrooms, a drawing room and a dining room. The bedrooms, sit-out and the garden present the picturesque panorama of the rolling hills and valleys. One salient feature of Tanglewoods is that the whole bungalow is given to only one group at a time. Hence, you enjoy your holiday in utmost privacy.
Tariff from Rs. 6,000 onwards per night for double occupancy. Visit Tanglewoods Website
3) The School Estate – Of Heritage, Nature and Culture
Surrounded by well-maintained gardens and verdant plantations, The School Estate is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a perfect holiday. This boutique homestay, a grand old plantation bungalow once a home to Rev. Richter, a missionary, is now owned by the Aiyappas. It has a history that spans over 150 years. The School Estate boasts of two detached cottages with one large family room and two other rooms to choose from. Splendid views await you, no matter wherever you are at this property.
Visit website for reservation The School Estate Website
Highfields, Coorg nestled amidst the lush green paddy fields with the background of the rolling hills offers an unforgettable stay in its charming premises. Wake up to the songs of the birds, sip a cup of freshly brewed coffee, go fishing in the nearby pond, or enjoy bonfire and barbeque outdoors. Four double bedrooms with modern amenities with breathtaking views make Highfields a complete boutique homestay to suit the needs of the guests.
Visit website for reservation Highfields Website
Vanadhaara in Kutta, South Coorg is close to the Nagarhole Tiger Reserve. It’s a villa with six large bedrooms with private balconies, which offer splendid views, offering the comfort of a luxury resort in Coorg. The property gets its name from the forests and the surrounding coffee plantations.
Starting price at Rs 6,500/- for double occupancy with breakfast included. Visit Vanadhaara Website