Considered to be amongst the best cottages in Sakleshpur, Guddadamane is a charming 150-year-old house converted into a cottage. Located at an altitude of around 3200 ft., amidst private coffee plantations, you are assured of the best views of the scenic surroundings.
It offers rooms that are spacious, comfortable, airy, and offer great views of the stunning surroundings. Guests can enjoy authentic homemade Malnad cuisine here. If requested in advance, you can book activities like bird watching, plantation trails, jeep rides to waterfalls, bonfire and barbecue, etc.
Location: Guddadamane Post, Chikmagalur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 2,000.
This huge rustic red-colored bungalow converted into a cosy cottage is amongst the best no-frills yet comfortable cottages in Sakleshpur. It offers 4 rooms with facilities like hot & cold running water, wifi, attached bathrooms, refrigerators, outdoor lounge areas, etc.
The rooms look onto the lush and scenic countryside of Sakleshpur. Guests can enjoy delicious meals at the property’s in-house restaurant. The cottage is located close to attractions like Bisle Ghat, Manjarabad Fort, and Sakleshpur Temple.
Location: Radcliffe Bungalow, Ossoor Estates, NH-48, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 5,000.
Tusk and Dawn
As the name suggests, Tusk and Dawn is located at a unique location marking the elephant corridor of Sakleshpur. Promising to whisk you away in the pristine lap of nature, this is amongst the most scenic of Sakleshpur cottages. It offers spacious cottages, executive rooms, and family rooms for stay, all looking onto the surrounding mountains and the lush Shola forests.
It offers the best of amenities like a swimming pool, restaurant, kids play area, free wifi, and indoor games. If requested in advance, the staff arranges activities like trekking, off-roading, waterfall visits, etc.
Location: Agani Village, Hanbal Post, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 2,700.
Aroha's Eco hill Resort
This uniquely charming resort is set on a riverbank and surrounded by the misty Sakleshpur mountains. The cottages that it offers are built in the traditional earthy tones of Malnad architecture with rich wooden work. The highlight of the resort is its Wood Cottage with its glass floor that allows one to enjoy the views of the spring flowing underneath.
Other options are the Family Cottage, Duplex Cottage, Tents, and Dormitories. The resort has provisions of a swimming pool, campfire, and scores of indoor games and outdoor activities like rope bridge, rope bridge, zip line, etc.
Location: Bilisare Village, Hanbal Hobli, Sakleshpur Taluk, Hassan District.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 2,500.
Verdant greenery, crisscrossing streams, mountain views, and plenty of history- that’s what Golden Wood promises. Set on an 800 acres 18th-century Harley estate known for its vanilla, coconut, coffee, banana, cocoa, etc. plantations, this resort prides itself on its eco-sensibility and organic ambience.
The resort, amongst the best cottages in Sakleshpur, offers accommodations like the glass-walled Whispering Trees, Brick Cottage with its romantic skylights and outdoor shower area, and Hilltop Courtyard encased in a large garden. Guests can enjoy delicious Malnad food under the open-air dining area, campfire, and a huge range of exciting adventures.
Location: Harley Estate, Kumbardi Post, Hassan District, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 7,500.
The Hills Resort
Nestled amidst the Western Ghats, The Hills Resort is considered to be amongst the best destination cottages in Sakleshpur- perfect for escaping the hustle-bustle of the city. It is a pleasant surprise to see chic & well-furnished Swiss and stilted Indonesian-style cottages fitted with air-conditioners, private bathrooms, television, working desk, etc.
The resort has an in-house multi-cuisine restaurant overlooking the lush coffee and spice plantations and mountains in the background. Once you have enjoyed local sightseeing on your own, you can ask the resort’s staff to arrange exciting activities like waterside hangouts, cycling, camping, kite flying, etc.
Location: Nelaguli Village, Hanbal, Hobli, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 4,800.
This chic resort, considered to be one of the best amongst all Sakleshpur cottages, offers 12 premium air-conditioned pool facing cottages and luxury tents for its guests. The thatched roof cottages are rustic yet comfortable, offer facilities like hot & cold water, free WiFi, luxury beddings, air-conditioning, etc.
The resort’s well-designed infinity pool looks onto the countryside of Sakleshpur and has a lounge area for enjoying late night drinks amidst cool breeze and moonlight. Guests can enjoy games like football, table tennis, plantation walks, and round off the day huddled close to a bonfire.
Location: SH 107, Hethur Post, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 4,820.
This luxurious property, considered amongst the finest cottages in Sakleshpur, is for the discerning travellers who love the joys of an infinity pool, premium bedding, delicious world-cuisine, and the best of amenities. Mookanana Resort, located at the foothills of the Western Ghats amidst coffee & spice plantations, offers super-premium accommodation for its guests.
This includes cottages like Mallige, Sampige, and Parijatha Villa. All these are duplexes with sit-out areas, rain showers, and room service. The resort can arrange for pool parties, DJ, trekking, plantation trails, etc. if informed in advance.
Location: Hongadahalla Village, Hettur, Hubli, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 13, 000.
Located on the banks of the beautiful Hemavathi River and surrounded by luxuriant coffee & spice plantations, Swarga Homestay is amongst the top Sakleshpur cottages, perfect for a blissful nature escape. It offers cottages designed on the ethos of 5 elements of nature- Chandra, Surya, Prithvi, Jal, Vayu that are earthy and fitted with the best of facilities.
The on-property restaurant offers delicious fusion cuisine made with the purest organic ingredients. The homestay designs customised excursions on request, which includes activities like cardamom picking, coffee plantation trails, trekking, trekking, etc.
Location: Coffee Planter, Kumbarahalli Estate Post, Via Yeslur, Hassan District.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 2,500.
River Stream Cottages
This 3-star cottage is great to unwind and rejuvenate on your vacation to the beautiful hill station of Sakleshpur. It offers independent thatched roof cottages fitted with the best of facilities like hot and cold water, laundry services, free WiFi, etc. All the cottages have huge outdoor seating spaces for the guests to enjoy the beautiful gardens.
There is an on-property restaurant that serves delicious organic food and can customise the menu on the guest’s request. The staff here arranges interesting outdoor excursions when requested in advance.
Location: Devaladakere, Sakleshpur.
Price: Tariffs start at Rs. 2,500.