10 Must Visit Luxury Jungle Resorts in Kerala
The rainforests of Kerala are home to lush landscapes and unique wildlife. Regions like Wayanad and Thekkady are ideal for a gateway to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. If you are planning to take a trip to the wild side, here is a list of luxury jungle resorts in Kerala.
Wayanad Wild CGH Earth, Lakkidi
This luxury property is located in the rainforests of Lakkidi, which is in the Western Ghats of North Kerala. They offer spacious rooms with jacuzzis and stunning views of the forest. Wayanad Wild also has a pool, a locally themed restaurant, and guided nature walks.
Price: INR 11,983++
Address: Lakkidi, Kunnathidavaka, Kerala
Pepper Trail, Wayanad
This beautiful property is situated in the heart of a colonial plantation and surrounded by tropical rainforests. They have old bungalows as well as tree houses that you can book for your stay. With a restaurant, a spa, and plantation tours, there is lots to do at Pepper Trail.
Price: INR 14,000++
Address: Mangalam Carp Estate, Chulliyode, Sulthan Bathery, Wayanad, Kerala
Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden, Thekkady
This resort has pool villas and cottages set among spice gardens at the edge of the Periyar Tiger Reserve. They have a restaurant, Falling Leaves, boasting global and local cuisine. For some fun activities, they have a pool, nature walks, and games.
Price: INR 9,370++
Address: Kumily Alady Rd, Viswanathapuram, Thekkady, Periyar, Kerala
Vythiri Mist, Wayanad
An infinity pool overlooking the lush jungle, an Ayurvedic spa, and bird-watching treks - these are just some of the activities at this resort. They have three villas that you can book for your stay, each with a veranda and modern amenities.
Price: INR 10,000++
Address: Charity Road, Old, Vythiri, Kerala
Dream Catcher Plantation Resort, Munnar
To stay in treehouses that are in the midst of the tea and spice estates of Munnar, head to this property. The treehouses have all the modern amenities one could want. Dream Catcher has a traditional Ayurvedic spa to rejuvenate guests as well.
Price: INR 8,555++
Address: Tea Company, Bison Valley Road, Rathnagiri, Kerala
The Mudhouse Marayoor, Munnar
This is a boutique hotel near the hills of Munnar that offers a panoramic view of the Sahyadri mountains. With an ethos of sustainability, the cottages and treehouses are ideal for nature lovers.
Price: INR 8,000++
Address: Channelmedu, Anakalpetty, Off Munnar - Udumalpet Road, Marayoor, Kerala
Banasura Hill Resort, Wayanad
This property is an eco and nature resort spread across 35 acres of tropical rainforests. Choose from Earth-rooms, mini-suites, and log huts to stay at. They also have a restaurant and activities designed for the whole family.
Price: INR 7,500++
Address: Vellamunda, Wayanad, Kerala
Windermere Estate, Munnar
This estate has colonial-style rooms that you can book for a retreat to the hills. They also have a pool, a library, and coffee and tea plantations on the property. Dine in one of their many restaurants – Chai Kada, Boulder, or the Barn.
Price: INR 11,000++
Address: Bison Valley Road Pothamedu, Munnar, Kerala
Fringe Ford, Thalassery
Fringe Ford promises an old-world charm in the heart of the Malabar rainforest. Built in the early 1900s by a British settler, the property has colonial-style rooms. They offer home-cooked food by a local chef who has been with them for 50 years.
Price: INR 11,400++
Address: Thavinhal, Kerala
Rainforest Athirapally, Chalakkudy
The boutique resort is located in the wilderness of the Sholayar Range. All the rooms have a private balcony to take in the natural beauty all around. They also have a pool, a coffee shop and a restaurant.
Price: INR 24,000++
Address: Kannamkuzhy PO Athirapally Via, P IV /93 A, Chalakudy - Anamala Rd, Athirapally, Kerala