If you’re from Mumbai, you’d know that winters here don’t really feel like winters. So if you really want to enjoy the season, going South to Coorg is a great option! Not only is it good to visit throughout the year, winter is the best time to visit the much-loved hill station.
Known for its coffee production as well as spice plantations, the region’s hills are covered in vegetation. Whether you like going trekking or simply sipping on coffee, Coorg offers with abundance. Often known as the Scotland of India, it is lush with greenery anywhere you look. Its landscape is always misty, making it feel like a dream.
Also known as Kodagu, Coorg is home to the Kodavas, a local clan specialising in martial arts. Don’t be afraid, they are also known for their hospitality! So, if you’re planning a luxurious holiday, here are four of the best Coorg villas and homestays:
Amongst the finest holiday homes in Coorg, its charm lies in the mix of design and comfort that it provides. This villa is spacious, yet cosy. In the evening, a bonfire can be set up outside and you can sit around it relishing a sumptuous barbecue, singing songs and playing games. In the vicinity, guests can also indulge in making handcrafted chocolates, taking strolls in tea plantations, or enjoying a dip in a fresh stream!
Perhaps the best of eco-friendly and luxury villas in Coorg, this one is for the wildlife lovers! It lies just a few minutes away from the renowned Nagarahole Tiger Reserve and Tholpetty wildlife sanctuary, with easy access to the Brahmagiri ranges, Irpu falls and more! Well hidden in the heart of nature, this retreat is a sanctum indeed!
A cluster of 5 bungalows in Coorg, it is built in a serene space amidst coffee plantations and rainforests. Each is a 3 BHK, and guests can book one or more as per their group size. The interiors are luxurious and the outdoors comprise a sprawling lawn which can host 100 people. The swimming pool, gym and games room are all available to you, and should you wish to explore, many tourist attractions are also easily accessible from here.
This Coorg homestay offers more than most homestays do. The villa has vignettes of the stately colonial era, with modern touches. Keeping in mind its history and tradition, and ensuring the conservation of the natural surroundings, the retreat offers a luxurious English countryside experience.