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9 Best Resorts In Coorg

Coorg, anglicised for Kodagu, is a district of the state of Karnataka, snuggled in the Western Ghats. Coorg is regarded as a historic city and has been the location of many warriors who are still in search of adventure and beer. The Cauvery River and the Kodava people are also born in Coorg. The origins of the native people are a hint of mystery, Kodavas. Your beauty of cultivation, diversity and blood quality is very foreign. This article is to give you the perfectly curated list of best resorts in Coorg.

Coorg is a haven and a cosy place with hills, plantations, famous river, wildlife and coffee. Coorg has a lot to offer. It is also known as ‘Scotland of India’ as a district of South India. As this is one of its most scenic and famous for its coffee groves and luxuriant green forests. Coorg is an adventurous getaway for foodies, nature lovers, historians and most of all adrenaline romancers. Coorg has numerous homestays and luxurious resorts for different travellers.

Top resorts in Coorg

Best Overall: Evolve Back, Coorg – Best Resorts In Coorg

Evolve Back
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The recently re-born Evolve Back has kept its crown as the best resort in Coorg, formerly known as The Orange County Resort. The resort offers 43 villas, all with private baths, in different categories, located in Chikkana Halli Land, a 300-acre coffee and a spice field. The Villas Heritage pool has been built using stone and bricks in local Kodava style, toped by Coorg ‘s traditional sloping tiled roof.

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Best Budget: The Casita

The Casita, coorg
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The Casita is conveniently located just off Madikeri-Kushalnagar road, through Coorg. It offers seventeen rooms and cottages in the middle of swaying palm tree trees. The resort provides family quarters and party rooms for 4 to 8 guests and luxurious rooftop cottages.

The restaurant serves no meals, save for brunch, while an outdoor bbq can also be scheduled at night on request. There are also a variety of restaurants that serve international and local specialities in Madikeri, close by.

Best Boutique: Old Kent Estates

Go back in time to the British era of Raj in Old Kent Estates, a renovated plantation lodge surrounded by a 200-acre coffee plantation and dense woodlands in the middle of an English garden. The heritage building date from the 19th Century and the reception, dining room, library, game playing room and theatre is now located in a stately colonial lodge. The resort’s 8 cottages provide plenty of privacy around the farm. Through cottage has ancient furnishings and has a big bathroom with a roof of the sky and bath items made locally. There is also a well-kept private garden with outdoor seats in each cottage. Your Coorg vacation would feel complete with a day or two’s accommodation in this resort.

Best for Romance: The Tamara

The Tamara Coorg is a beautiful hideaway like no other, set in the lush greenery of cocoa, potato and cardamom plantations. The 56-series resort offers a range of villas in the style of a home. Both cottages have warm wood frames, pastel shades and exquisite furnishings and large windows overlooking the Coorg Valley. Spray on one of two huts in Eden Lotus, which have 2 bedrooms, massive living rooms and a sun deck with loungers and a hydromassage. People who are looking for a memorable romantic vacation to Coorg, this resort would be the best bet.

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Best for Singles: The Ibnii

A beautiful luxury resort spread over a 125 acres coffee estate and is suitable for your single visit, is The Ibnii. It provides 22 pool vacation homes for ‘Kopi Luwak,’ 10 wooden cottages with views of the lake and one luxury suite of ‘Poinsettia.’ The suite and villas have an open-air shower, infinity swimming pool and hot tub. Ibnii is the first eco-luxury resort to receive a Platinum certification from the Indian Green Building Council. Because of its many green projects such as rainwater production, plastic-free premises and recycled bedding. This sure is one of the resorts that will make your Coorg vacation a memorable one.

Best Luxury resort: Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa

Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa
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The Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa is a luxurious offer in Coorg, surrounded by a rainforest of 180 hectares. The resort consists of 63 rooms divided into holiday villas with stunning views over the valley and the rainforest. All rooms have a working fireplace apart from the Superior Cottages. Pool Villas are the pinnacle of luxury: 3,300 square meters of living space with dining area and office, a butler’s cupboard and a four-foot enclosed, fully-retractable roofed pool.

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Best for Families: Club Mahindra Madikeri

Club Mahindra Madikeri
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Club Mahindra Madikeri is a favourite of holiday families on a hillside adjacent to a coffee plantation. The 220 rooms provide excellent views of the Western Ghats. Divided into suites (up to four people) with 1 bedroom and studio (suitable for 2-3 people). Both rooms include a queen bed, a sleeping sofa with a microwave-kitchenette, with tee and coffee making facilities. Each room has an exquisite design. The rooms do not have air conditioning, but the weather is quite cool. The resort offers three restaurants serving a combination of local Kodava, South Indian and foreign dishes.

Best for Business: Purple Palms Resort & Spa

Purple Palms Resort & Spa is situated right next to the highway near Kushalnagar and is perfect for commercial and corporate travellers. The resort has 68 contemporary rooms and suites; Lila accents are plentiful, but everything is very pleasant to the eye. The Panoramic rooms overlook either the swimming-pool or the coffee-ground. The Courtyard rooms have a patio and have a small deck with a cafe. The Peaberry Suites have a large kitchen, eating hall, two bathrooms and a second deck.

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Best Hostel: Zostel Coorg

Hostels in Coorg are few and far from them and Zostel Coorg, the two main cities in the region, has been located at a significant distance from Madikeri and Kushalnagar. Nevertheless, Zostel is as rare as it is, tucked in a green café and forest, and designed as a traditional Coorgi house — a single-story structure, with a tiled roof. So that it is an ideal place for a relaxing holiday. There are four mixed-bed rooms (a total of 28 beds), a female room with six beds and two outside tents with shared bathroom. Sleeping places are clean and include towels that must be rented.

Free Wi-Fi, parking and a 24-hour reception are available at the hostel. The café includes an extra fee for snacks and dinners, as well as washing. The biggest 10-bed dorm is situated on an outdoor common area. Whilst the attic (with television) is open to all guests and doubles as a reading room and boardroom. Candy and Clyde, the two beautiful dogs on-site, are a fantastic bonus. The staff is very helpful with suggestions for local tours and activities and can arrange a cup of candy at night.

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