Situated on the foothills of the Western Ghats, Sakleshpur is a picturesque hill town of Karnataka. The place is blessed with a huge amount of tea, coffee, cardamom, pepper and areca plantations. The region around Sakleshpur that includes Bisle Reserve Forest is listed as one of the 18 most diverse spots in the world in terms of flora and fauna and thus is heaven for nature enthusiasts and bird watchers. The 56 km railway track from Sakleshpur to the Subramanya Road Station is perfect for trekking & camping. There are 58 tunnels, 109 bridges, and about 25 waterfalls on this trek. There are numerous mystic temples and ancient forts in Sakleshpur that make it a perfect destination for art and architecture lovers as well.
This tastefully constructed independent villa is surrounded by lush green coffee and spice plantations. It is strategically located between Sakleshpur and Belur, just around 15km in both directions and is in close proximity to most of the Sakleshpur, Belur and Chikmagalur attractions. Just 3 km drive from Bangalore, the homestay is ideal for a weekend break in the lap of nature. There are ample activities to to do. Go for jeep safari or take a walking tour of the estate; play badminton or relax in the pool; enjoy music, campfire or try your hand at barbecue. The homestay is ideal for families and groups of friends.
The villa has 7 spacious well maintained bedrooms with different capacities; there are 3 triple sharing rooms, 2 rooms can accommodate 4 people, 2 other rooms can accommodate 5 people each. There is a hall that can accommodate 12. All rooms have an attached bathroom. The furniture is purely made of teak wood which gives a nice look to the villa. There are many open seating spaces where you can read, relax or work. Tents can also be pitched in the garden.
Location: 2 km from Ankihalli Post Office and 23 km from Sakleshpur Railway station
Number of Rooms -7; Total Capacity – 40; Tents: 6, Capacity – 10
Sakleshpur is located on National Highway 48, which connects Bangalore and Mangalore. It is 225 km from Bangalore and 130 km from Mangalore. The nearest airport is Mangalore and the nearest railway station is at Shakleshpur (23 kms).
Room: 2500/- pp
Tent: 1800/- pp
Complimentary: Welcome Drink, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Coffee/ Snacks.
Upto 6 years: Complimentary (No Extra Bed)
6-12 years.: 50% (Extra bed provided)
Note: What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount
Internet • Parking • Running Hot Water • Laundry • Room Heater • Seating Area • Solar Water Heater • Television • Toiletries • Smoking • Play Area • Bonfire • Pick and Drop Service (paid) • Barbeque (paid)
The host serves delicious wholesome Malnad meals. It also includes traditional dishes of that region. Other Indian and Continental food is also provided according to the customers’ taste and preference. Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food is available.
Bird Watching • Star Gazing • Reading • Hiking • Village Walking • Forest Walking • Adventure sport • Yoga and Meditation
Waterhole Dam (9km) • Manjarabad Fort (15km) • Belur temple (15km) • Halebidu Temple (31km) • Yagachi Dam (18km) • Yagachi Adventure Water Sports (16km) • Sri Sakleshwara Swamy Temple (20km)
Ayyappa Swamy. Temple (21km) • Manjehalli Falls (36km) • Chikmagaluru (40km) • Magajahalli Falls (43km) • Agani Peak (48km) • Ombattu, Gudda Peak (51km) • Bisle Ghat View Point (68km) • Dharmasthala (92km) • Subramaniam (90km)
Kiran Gowda will welcome you to this beautiful villa. He stays with his wife and Children. Kiran is a wonderful guide who has enormous knowledge about the place. He joined the field of a travel guide because of his excellent communication skills. Kiran treats his guests with lots of love and makes sure they feel comfortable and leave the place happily. He has been running this homestay from past 3 years
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