Chikmagalur, the land of coffee, is a hill station renowned for its pleasant climate. Situated on the foothills of the Western Ghats, it is surrounded by dense coffee plantations, lush green forests, and mist-covered mountains. If you’re looking for a stay that combines luxury and nature, then below is a list of luxury hotels in Chikmagalur to consider.
The Serai Chikmagalur, KM Road
The Serai, which is located on the slopes of the Western Ghats, has 29 well-equipped villas overlooking the expansive coffee plantations, some of which have gazebos by the pool, a private jacuzzi, and an outdoor shower. Earth & Estate, which serves food cooked in earthen and metal pots with locally grown ingredients is one of their best culinary offerings. While here, go for a plantation stroll, relax at the spa, or dine by the lake under the canopy of trees.
Address: Mugthihalli Post, KM Rd, Chikkamagaluru, Karnataka
Gateway Chikmagalur - IHCL SeleQtions, Jyothi Nagar
Gateway Chikmagalur is a heritage property with a blend of colonial architecture and contemporary elements featuring cottage-style accommodations with private sit-outs. The pet-friendly luxury stay offers ayurvedic massage services, a business centre, and for select members, exclusive access to the Chikmagalur Golf Club. Feast on a traditional Malenadu meal at their restaurant and sip on drinks at their elegant bar.
Address: Post, Joythinagar, Chikkamagaluru, Karnataka
Trivik Hotels & Resorts Chikmagalur, Mullayanagiri
Surrounded by lush coffee plantations, Trivik Hotels & Resorts features five upscale suites with a balcony overlooking the mountains, and kids aged five and below can stay at no additional charge. In addition to a multi-cuisine restaurant, bar, an infinity pool, and spa, the hotel also offers driver's accommodation and cafeteria. Additionally, the property provides hiking, plantation tours, and bird-watching experiences.
Address: Sy No.216 & 344 Channagondanahalli, Vasthur Hobli, Elunoorkhan Rd, Mullayangiri, Chikkamagaluru, Karnataka
Java Rain Resorts, Girija Estates
There are 28 opulent villas at Java Rain Resorts, tucked away in the dense Mullayanagiri hills and surrounded by silver oak, fig, and orange trees. The villas are elegantly decked, and certain accommodation options include an indoor jacuzzi, a private pool, or an open sky shower. The luxury property serves Indian, international, and local Malnad dishes with refreshing drinks at their multi-cuisine restaurant with views of the Baba Bundan hills.
Address: Girija Estates, Survey no – 618, Karnataka
Siri Nature Roost, Allampura
At nearly 5000 feet above sea level and surrounded by coffee plantations, Siri Nature Roost offers luxurious cottages with breathtaking views of the Nethravathi River. The area is a lush getaway with large lawns, ample natural light, and crescent-shaped rooftops covered in grass. Their on-site restaurant, Atithya, offers a rotating menu that combines international and local flavours. Take a hike, partake in one of the hotel's adventure activities, go swimming, or relax at the spa.
Address: SH 57, Allampura, Karnataka
RiverMist Resorts, Mudigere
RiverMist resort is enveloped in coffee plantations and offers premium and luxury cottages with simple furnishings and well-equipped amenities in addition to a jacuzzi and balcony overlooking the hills. The resort is home to several bird species, frogs, and spiders and is a haven for nature lovers. Experiences like a spider walk, a bird-watching trail, and a riverside BBQ enhance your stay here.
Address: RiverMist Resort Road, Madugundi, Sunkasale, PO, Mudigere, Karnataka
Vismita County, Vastare
A large group of friends, families or even newlyweds can stay in Vismita County, which is tucked away in a vast coffee plantation and has villas, cottages, and suites with private balconies and pools. While Kurini Cafe, their multi-cuisine restaurant, serves both local and international cuisine, Kalyani Bar, their in-house bar and coffee shop, offers a selection of beverages and signature cocktails to sip on while taking in views of the Kalyani (a traditional water body).
Address: ALADGUDDE, cross, BASKAL road, Vastare, Karnataka
Hotel Aadrika, Kuvempu Kala Mandir
Strategically located close to tourist spots like the Coffee Museum and Hirekolale lake, Hotel Aadrika features 40 well-appointed rooms in categories spanning luxury rooms, balcony rooms, and suites, in addition to a handicap-friendly room. The property also has multiple banquet venues to conduct business and intimate ceremonies, as well as three dining venues including a multi-cuisine restaurant, a vegetarian restaurant, and a coffee shop.
Address: Milan Theatre Road, opp. kuvempu kala Mandir, Chikkamagaluru, Karnataka