Known for its serene landscapes, coffee plantations and rich culture, Coorg is a perfect getaway for those looking for a relaxing vacation with family or friends. From exploring the lush coffee plantations to trekking along scenic hiking trails, from temple-hopping to white-water rafting, there’s so much to see and do in Coorg. And while in Coorg homestays are the best stay option.
Here’s a handy list of 5 homestays in Coorg that offer an authentic experience, providing a glimpse into the local way of life with absolute comfort, delicious treats and warm hospitality.
Located in the peaceful Hoskeri village, around 20 km from Madikeri, this well-maintained farmstay is immersed in one of Coorg’s finest coffee plantations. The century-old home of Dilip Ganapathy, now managed by his wife Darshan, provides a perfect retreat to relax and reconnect with nature. The space is filled with flowers, fruits and trees; the chirping of birds throughout the day gives you a wonderful feeling of being one with nature. Darshan offers delicious homely south Indian food and you will get to taste the finest Kodava (Coorgi) dishes like Mysore Pak, Chow chow bhath, Korri Gassi, etc. Tariff: 1400/- per person including breakfast.
This recently constructed Tree House in Katakeri Village, 2 km from Madikeri, is a unique haven set in 1 acre of forest land and coffee plantation along with the Katakeri homestay. It has two Studio rooms, each equipped with a personal dry kitchen, fridge, in-room tea/coffee facilities, attached bathrooms and private balconies. Staying here is an experience that everyone visiting Coorg must have. Tariff: 18,000/- for the entire tree house including breakfast and dinner.
This farmstay in Kaggodlu village, just 6 km away from Madikeri, offers a serene escape amid coffee plantations and paddy fields. Surrounded by captivating landscapes, it’s an ideal gateway to Coorg’s attractions like Abbi Falls and Dubare. Enjoy nature walks, angling, and bird watching, and unwind in the evenings with a bonfire and music on the open balcony. Immerse yourself in Coorg’s natural beauty and explore charming towns like Virajpet and Kushalnagar nearby. Tariff: 1400/- per person including breakfast and dinner.
The house is perched on a beautiful hillock in the midst of a forest away from all the hustle and bustle of the town in south Coorg just about 3 km from the town of Virajpet. It offers a tranquil retreat amidst lush landscapes. The open balconies offer uninterrupted lush green valley views, and splendid sunset views. There is a lounge with a diverse book collection where you can relax. Tariff: 6150/- for double occupancy including breakfast.
Spread across 20 acres, this well maintained peaceful homestay is located in the calm and serene environment of Somvārpet around 37 km from Madikeri. It is surrounded by coffee & spice plantations and orange trees. It also has a private waterfall. Enjoy a walk through the coffee plantation, huddle around the bonfire as dusk descends and enjoy delicious home cooked food. The homestay is an ideal getaway for families and groups who want to relax and have fun. Tariff: 2150/- per person including breakfast and dinner.