Go Caribou Experience: A Stay Surrounded by Plantations

If your idea of vacationing is a leisurely stay amidst nature, Coorg is an ideal destination for you. Nestled amid hills of Western Ghats, Coorg is gifted with timeless natural beauty in the form of emerald landscapes, dense forests and acres of coffee plantations. The aromas of orange and honey fill the air. An added advantage is the pleasant weather all through the year barring summers when it gets a little hot during the day but temperatures dip significantly at night. Although Coorg has a few good resort options, you can opt for the road less travelled and choose to stay in one of the plantation trails to get a closer look at the local coffee culture of Coorg- Cottabetta Bungalow by Plantation Trails.

Scenic Coorg

Scenic Coorg

Cottabetta Bungalow: Luxury Redefined

Heritage Cottabetta Bungalow

Heritage Cottabetta Bungalow

One of the heritage bungalows offered by Plantation Trails, Cottabetta is now 110 years old. However, the upkeep of the house is so good that it provides an extremely luxurious stay in Coorg. Surrounded by scenic Kodagu hills it lets you completely unwind yourself and feel at peace. This tranquility will stay with you for quite some time after you are back from your vacation fully rejuvenated.

Inside the Cottabetta Bungalow

Inside the Cottabetta Bungalow

Accommodation at the bungalow

Cottabetta offers two options for accommodation- the heritage rooms and the rooms with private veranda. The bungalow also has a common living room area and a separate dining area where you can enjoy home-style meals.

Spacious Bed Room

Dining the Kodagu way

You can opt to savour the local Kodagu delicacies like Pandhi (pork) or Koli (Chicken) Curry, Akki Roti (Rice Roti), Kadumbuttu (Rice Dumplings), Wild Mushroom and Mango Curry or chose to have North Indian or Continental food. Cottabetta provides you the flexibility to eat Jain cusine too. In case you are looking for some more solitude and peace a visit to the Namdroling Tibet Monastery is a must.

As stated earlier, Coorg can be visited through the year. However, experiencing the monsoons in Coorg is a magical experience.  You get to see the greener side of Coorg coffee plantations which are at their best during rains.

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4 Ways to Stay at Coorg!

Coorg is blessed by mother nature. The luxury and comfort style of resorts makes a vacation in Coorg much more divine. Here are 4 ways to stay when planning your next holiday in Coorg : 

1) Luxury amongst nature: Orange County:

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Image Credit: www.orangecounty.in/coorg-resorts/

Situated in a 300 acre plantation paradise, Orange County is sprinkled with Luxury all through. The aroma of coffee and spices fill the resort with enigmatic flavours. It offers something for everyone, either a private pool villa with Kodava Architecture secluded to give you privacy or a lilly pool bungalow or a lily pool cottage, the choice is yours. You can go for a plantation walk or bird watching or a walk in the village and follow it with some of the best ayuverdic massages which will help you rejuvenate yourself. 

2)  Amidst the forest: The Tamara Coorg

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Image Credit: www.thetamara.com/

If you are looking for silence and peace along with the lush green forests, The Tamara Coorg is the place where you should be. Elegantly designed 660 sq ft rooms, situated 3700 ft above sea level are built on stilts overlooking the forests. It has something to offer to everyone in a luxurious way, right from a plantation tour to a nature’s trek to bird watching to yoga and meditation, all keeping in mind that you feel rejuvenated once you leave from The Tamara Coorg. If you love nature and enjoy serenity then Tamara Coorg is awaiting you.

3) Home Stay: Coffee Trails:

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Image Credit: www.coffeetrailscoorg.com/

Planning a vacation and still want to feel at home, then Coffee Trails Home stay is the right choice at an affordable price. The aesthetically designed rooms give you a chance to enjoy your lush surroundings in luxurious comfort. Situated just a few minutes drive from Virajpet, Coorg’s main commercial centre, this property is easily accessible to all. Virajpet offers a plethora of picnic spots, trekking zones, and historic spots ensuring there is something in store for everyone.

4) By the river: Kadkani River Resort:

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Image Credit: www.kadkani.com/

Situated on the Banks of the Cauvery river, Kadkani River Resort refreshes all your senses. Perfect destination to rediscover yourself and share a special moment with your family, it offers a range of activities right from a full fledged Golf academy with a professional coach to boating, river rafting, river crossing and fishing. Other than that, the resort offers many indoor and outdoor games - TT, board games, many more activities for children, which will keep them busy all day.