If you live in Bangalore and have always wanted to go for a vacation amidst nature and solace, here is a list of the six best homestays where you will be treated to both nature and peace. Also Read - India-China Ladakh Standoff: 'Situation Stable And Controllable, All Channels Open For Talks,' Says Beijing

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1. Angana – The Country Inn, Kanakapura Road

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Located at a distance of 60 km from Bangalore International Airport, Angana Homestay offers one of the best vacation experiences. This Homestay is a perfect combination of good ambiance with one of the best facilities. The garden area is well manicured with flowers that make for a perfect retreat with nature. Take a quick dip in their pool for rejuvenation or just go for a walk outside, there is plenty that you can do here. Also, they provide Ayurvedic therapies to let you pamper yourself.

Address: No.55, Pattareddy Palya, Kaggalipura 25th Km, Kanakapura Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560082

Contact:  080 2843 2888

2. Silver Oak Farm, Near Nandi Hills

silver oak

Situated very close to Nandi Hills and at a 90 minute drive from Bangalore, Silver Oak Farm is the perfect choice for a short weekend vacation. Tranquil ambiance, fresh and breezy wind of the hills, lush vegetation and an insight into the rural living is what awaits you here. The views are enough for you feel relaxed. You will not miss home, not even for the food since they serve delicious home cooked food that is prepared from fresh organic produces from the farm.

Address: Sultanpet Village, Nandi Post Office 562103, Nandi Hills, Karnataka 562103

Contact: 098456 52267

3. Sundara Vana, Nagarhole

Sundara Vana, Nagarhole

The cottages of Sundara Vana in Nagarhole are situated on 20 acres of a private forest property. This is the best place for anybody who loves nature and wildlife. The Nagarhole National Park being at a stone’s throw away, you can get the best of wildlife, farm stay experience and also adventure activities like white water rafting and trekking. And when you are back to the cottage, you will be provided with many indoor games to keep you entertained.

Address: Sundara Vana, Hunsur-Murkal-Nagarhole Road, Hunsur Taluk, Mysore District, Karnataka.

Contact: +91-8222-246022, 246160

4. Tulip Homestay, Mysore

Tulip Homestay in Mysore, offers a mix of both modern and traditional stay experience. The concept of Bed and Breakfast is followed here and the rooms are pretty ell furnished and spacious. The decor and whole ambiance feels home like and with so many eateries around, the stay here is going to be a very comfortable one.

Address: 922, 6th Main Rd,10th Cross Rd, Vijayanagar 1st Stage, Mysuru, Karnataka 570017

Contact: 0821 254 7744

5. Tea Nest Homestay, Coonoor


Are you looking for a peaceful and tranquil vacation? The Tea Nest Homestay in Coonor is where you should be. The stay is in a plus mansion that was built in the 1800’s. Surrounded by Niligiri Hills , the stay is nestled in the middle of tea plantations and hence offers some of the best views. The interesting part about this Homestay is that each room is named after a tea type. Make the most of your stay by enjoying the views of the hills and plantations.

Address: Plot No.1, Singara Estate, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643001

Contact: 0423 223 4018

6. La Maison, Ooty

La Maison, Ooty

La Maison maybe a century old, but the charm is as fresh as ever. The classy French architecture of this Homestay is an instant attraction and the picturesque gardens, antique show pieces and paintings just add to the beauty. The place is small and hence that works as an advantage since the French couple who run this place offer personalized services. And yes, they do serve Indian cuisines. Take a quiet break from your busy life and enjoy in the beauty and calmness of this place.

Address: Hadathorai, Nihung Post office Kotagiri, The Nilgiris, Tamilnadu, India

Contact: 04266 273 347

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