5 Luxury Resorts in Karnataka For a Fabulous Stay

Karnataka, the largest state in South India, boasts a bouquet of tourist attractions such as stunning hill stations, scenic beaches, picturesque towns, historic monuments, and lip-smacking regional cuisines. Karnataka is also dotted with impressive palaces such as Mysore Palace and Bangalore Palace. Though there are many man-made attractions, be sure to leave time to explore the state’s natural beauty, including many stunning waterfalls, and dense jungles home to exotic wildlife. If you want to stay in great comfort as part of the Karnataka tour packages, read on for our picks of the top luxury resorts in Karnataka that offer state-of-the-art accommodations to leisure seekers in lavish settings with high-end amenities and memorable hospitality services.

Kabini River Lodge, Nagarhole

Named after the Kabini River, the Kabini River Lodge is located on the southern fringes of the Nagarhole National Park, one of the best places to visit near Mysore. A part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, Nagarhole is one of the most visited national parks in India, and among the best places to visit in Karnataka. The 54-acre property is one of the best luxury resorts in Karnataka and is a perfect getaway for nature lovers as well as wildlife enthusiasts. Rated as one of the Top 5 Wildlife Resorts in the World by the British Tatler’s Travel Guide, this former hunting lodge of Mysore rulers speaks of erstwhile elegance and comes with all modern amenities. The resort also offers Ayurveda treatments for those who seek rejuvenation in the truest sense. A jeep safari or even a boat ride down the River Kabini rewards you with sightings of herds of elephants, crocodiles, and many birds. For the most adventurous hearts, the resort offers hiking, river rafting, coracle rides, and much more as part of the Nagarhole tour packages.

                 Also Visit : Best Wildlife Sanctuaries in Karnataka

Evolve Back Resort, Hampi

The Evolve Back Kamalapura Palace is a boutique resort located just 4 km from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hampi, among the top places to visit in Karnataka. Inspired by the chronicled 14th-century Vijayanagara Empire, it is one of the most luxurious resorts in Karnataka. With stunning rugged forests and boulders forming its backdrop, stone-paved boulevards, arched hallways, and regal chambers, it takes you back in time to the glorious days of the Vijayanagara Empire, and tells you the story of what was once described as “the best-provided city in the world”. Inspired by the palaces within the Zenana enclosure, the resort’s Palace Suites and Private Pool Villas offer luxury at its best. Besides, dining is an extravagant affair at the resort’s four premium dining options. The resort also has an on-site Ayurveda wellness center which brings forth an array of rejuvenating therapies for its guests. Hampi is one of the best heritage places to visit near Hyderabad.

                          Book Here : Hampi Tour Packages

The Serai, Chikmagalur

Situated amidst 70 acres of aromatic coffee plantations, The Serai Resort is one of the most expensive resorts in Karnataka, as well as in Chikmagalur. At an altitude of 3,400 feet, the scenic hill station of Chikmagalur is one of the top hill stations in Karnataka and among the top places to visit near Bangalore. The Serai Chikmagalur is a stunning property with plush and classy interiors, tastefully adorned furnishings, service of the best quality and undisturbed solitude are some of the offers that The Serai gives out to its guests. This resort features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool for relaxation and entertainment. The restaurant offers two dining options, serving Indian, Chinese, and Continental dishes for meals. 

                                    Book Here : Chikmagalur Tour Packages

Aurika, Coorg

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Spread over an area of 45 acres, Aurika, Coorg – Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels is a landscaped retreat with panoramic views of the rainforest in Coorg, among the best hill stations near Bangalore. This hotel stands out as one of the highly recommended hotels in Coorg and among the most expensive resorts in Karnataka. Here guests can explore everything right from undulating coffee plantations to the black treasures of pepper vines, from the ancient Kodavas culture to their authentic cuisine, and the unique unexplored world of the Western Ghats. The resort has 55 aesthetically designed rooms and suites that offer modern amenities and facilities. It features some of the most extensive fine dining and banqueting options in Coorg, including Mirassa – an exquisite multi-cuisine restaurant, Ariva – a stylish bar, Roast & Red – a coffee and wine lounge, and Aura – a private cabana deck, Aura. There are many unique banquet and conference halls, including a ballroom, a boardroom, and multiple outdoor terraces and eclectic venues for exclusive experiences. There are some recreational facilities, including Araya – the spa, the fitness center, the outdoor swimming pool and bar, the Rumpus Room for children, the chess garden, and the star-gazing terrace.

                           Book Here : Coorg Tour Packages

Kahani Paradise, Gokarna

Kahani Paradise, Gokarna is a serene resort located just 700 m from Belekan Beach in Gokarna, among the top places to visit near Mangalore. The resort is situated on a 20-acre estate of garden, forest, and farm, along the picturesque coastline where the cliffs of the Western Ghats plunge into the Arabian Ocean. Kahani Paradise, one of the luxurious resorts in Karnataka, is a private villa – with 7 suites, a Drawing Room, a Swimming Pool, a Spa and Dining Room, and a tropical garden that gives way to an orchard of coconut, betel nut, and banana trees. The yoga and open-air massage rooms are reflective and quieter spots at the resorts. Privacy is paramount, and without a neighbor for miles, the villa is yours and yours only. 

                                   Book Here : Gokarna Tour Packages

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