We heard you are travelling to Karnataka soon so we want to share some useful information to include in your Karnataka tourism guide. Karnataka is a big state and there are many things to do in Karnataka. Once you have compiled that list, it’s time for the next leg of research – resorts in Karnataka! Every city has its own charm and a number of resorts that enhance the value of the city. Check out our list of 8 best resorts in Karnataka to make your travel a memorable one and your stay incredibly comfortable!
- 1 Karnataka Resorts
- 1.1 #1 Club Mahindra Eagleton Golf Resort, Bangalore
- 1.2 #2 Heritage Resort, Hampi
- 1.3 #3 Wilderness Resort, Coorg
- 1.4 #4 Summer Sands Beach Resort, Mangalore
- 1.5 #5 Leo Wooden Resort, Hampi
- 1.6 #6 Club Mahindra Golden Landmark, Mysore
- 1.7 #7 Shreyas Yoga Retreat, Bangalore
- 1.8 #8 Club Mahindra Madikeri Resort, Coorg
- 1.9 Restaurants in Karnataka
- 1.10 Karnataka Tourism
- 1.11 About Mahindra Holidays
#1 Club Mahindra Eagleton Golf Resort, Bangalore
Let’s knock it out of the park with your first choice for resorts in Karnataka. The Club Mahindra Eagleton Golf Resort in Bangalore has ample space with a variety of activities and amenities for everyone to enjoy. The resort has a18-hole Golf Course that is spread across 168 acres of land and is surrounded by more than 10,000 trees. The infrastructure is modern and well-equipped with world class facilities which makes your stay fun and memorable.
#2 Heritage Resort, Hampi
Hotel Heritage Resort in Hampi is situated only 6 kms away from the world famous Hampi ruins and is a great choice of stay for solo travellers, group of friends or families. The resort houses its own organic farm with a wide range of fruits such as custard apples, lemons, different types of mangoes, bananas, vegetables and herbs grown on the land. This is the resort’s attempt at being more sustainable as well as promoting the concept of farm to table where guests can enjoy fresh produce everyday. It is one of the resorts in Karnataka that perfectly blends in with its surrounding environment. It’s architecture pays homage to the Vijayanagara Empire. It perfectly combines the ancient craftsmanship with modern and state-of-the-art amenities.
#3 Wilderness Resort, Coorg
This is luxury living but in the midst of nature! It is considered to be one of the best resorts in Coorg where nature comes to greet you at your doorstep, literally. The European-style interiors blend well with the rustic charm of the whole area. Each suite is designed with large bay windows and private balconies that provides untouched views of the wilderness around. These suites are equipped with amenities and services such as electric fireplace, a stocked mini bar, personal working desk, LED TVs, free Wi-Fi and more. The resort has an in-house restaurant ‘Vembanad – Coastal Cuisine Specialty Restaurant’ which serves authentic Kerala and Coorg dishes.
#4 Summer Sands Beach Resort, Mangalore
Dreaming on a beach vacation? How about staying at the beach so that when you wake up in the morning, you have the vast expanse of water in front of you? Let’s take a look at one of the resorts in Karnataka for your beach stay. If you choose Summer Sands Beach Resort, you will get to enjoy the view of the beach on one side and lush greenery on the other! With almost 500 palm trees and over 50 varieties of birds making these trees their home, this is nothing short of a paradise! The resort has a beautiful big swimming pool, choice of outdoor sports such as volleyball, cricket and badminton, and an indoor club. In terms of recreational activities, there are live music weekends as well as boat rides organised to a nearby island where you can spend the day picnicking with friends and family.
#5 Leo Wooden Resort, Hampi
Another one of the resorts in Hampi to consider for your stay. For children, there’s a playground available at the resort. One of the best things at the Leo Wooden Resort is that it offers fishing as one of the activities! It is the perfect wooden escape into the wild!
#6 Club Mahindra Golden Landmark, Mysore
Come stay at the Club Mahindra Golden Landmark while travelling through Mysore, the ‘City of Palaces’! The resort has a certain old-world charm that goes well with the luxurious amenities and services available. Whether for leisure or business, Golden Landmark is an ideal choice. There is also a spa available at this resort in Mysore so you can opt for a few massages to relax and rejuvenate. You can also dine at the Flora Fountain restaurant serving up delectable dishes complemented by the stunning views outside the French windows.
#7 Shreyas Yoga Retreat, Bangalore
If you are looking for resorts in Karnataka that can help you relax physically and mentally, check out Shreyas Yoga Retreat in Bangalore. This is a 25-acre luxury retreat situated at the outskirts of Bangalore and considered as one of the best yoga retreats in the world. The resort in Bangalore offers a variety of activities such as yoga and meditation sessions, Ayurvedic spa treatments, community service, cooking classes and nature farming. You will be served fresh, organic vegetarian meals while staying at the resort.
#8 Club Mahindra Madikeri Resort, Coorg
Madikeri is absolutely beautiful painted in different shades of green. There are so many spice, coffee and fruits plantations in the region that breathing in a bout of fresh air will always be complemented by subtle hints of these fresh produce When you visit a place like Coorg, you want to experience the local culture and traditions. In terms of resorts in Coorg to offer that kind of experience, Club Mahindra Madikeri Resort tops the list. It is situated on a slope and gives a wonderful scenic view while looking out the window. You can choose from bedroom suites and studio rooms, depending on how many people will be joining you for the trip. The rooms are spacious and have basic amenities available. There is also a spa, swimming pool, a gym and an in-house restaurant at the resort.
Restaurants in Karnataka
While travelling to any place in Karnataka, one thing is for sure – you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to picking when restaurants in Karnataka to dine at! Since every region in Karnataka displays different cultural and culinary traits, make sure to try the various kinds of regional dishes up for offer. In Karnataka, you will also get the choice to dine at restaurants serving different Western cuisines such as American, Italian and Mexican as well as South East Asian cuisines such as Chinese and Japanese.
Best Time to Visit Karnataka: If you are planning on travelling to places like Coorg, Chikmagalur or Agumbe, the best time to visit Karnataka would be April to June. It is bound to get really hot and humid in the country so hill stations such as these are the perfect cool escape! During monsoons (July to September), the natural beauty that Karnataka has been blessed with, comes alive and it kind of transforms into a beautiful green planet. For all sight-seeing and local activities, most people would consider the best time to visit Karnataka during October to March. The weather is cool and there are many more things to do in Karnataka during these months that are more enjoyable.
How to Reach Karnataka: You can travel to Karnataka by air, road and railway. There are 7 cities in Karnataka with airports. You can travel to Karnataka from any other metropolitan city of India by air. In terms of railway, this is the most cost effective way but it takes a day or a day and a half to reach your destination in the state (considering you are travelling from another state such as Mumbai or Delhi). Last but not the least, you can drive along the coastline and arrive in Karnataka or you can take a bus to Karnataka as well.
About Mahindra Holidays
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited (MHRIL), India’s leading player in the leisure hospitality industry, offers quality family holidays as also stated by Club Mahindra Membership Reviews, primarily through vacation ownership memberships. While Club Mahindra is the flagship brand offering Club Mahindra Membership, the other brands offered by the company are –Club Mahindra Resorts Fundays and Svaastha Spa. As on Mar 31, 2019, MHRIL has 61+ resorts across India and abroad and its subsidiary, Holiday Club Resorts Oy, Finland, a leading vacation ownership company in Europe has 33 resorts across Finland, Sweden and Spain.