Hill stations are loved by tourists for its pleasant weather, mesmerizing natural beauty and lip smacking cuisines. Hence it is quite obvious that you have to be prepared to face a large tourist crowd when on a vacation to a hill station. This article provides you with some offbeat hill station resorts where you can spend some close moments only with nature.
Ooty – The Kurumba Village Resort
This green sanctuary is a soulful accommodation for visitors. While the aroma of spices refreshes you, the joyous chirps of birds, the gurgling of the streams and the swaying chilly breeze redefines life. Make your stay immemorial on a tree house or enjoy private cooking classes.
Lavasa – Fortune Select Dasve
Encircled by the Shayadri Mountain Range, Lavasa is the first planned hill city of India. The Fortune Select Dasve overlooks the snow capped mountains, which means every morning you can open your eyes to the first rays of the sun as it peeps out from behind the mystic hills. This resort has 60 suites and offers fun games like jet skiing. Hence just sit back and relax this vacation, watching the sky play with colours during sunrise and sunset at Lavasa.
Matheran – Saffronstays Parsi Manor
Are you sick of the honking horns, polluted air and smell of diesels? Visit the ‘no automobile’ hill station of Matheran. The heritage bungalow of Saffron Stays Parsi Manor accommodates tourists seeking respite from daily stress. Located at an altitude of 2625 feet, this 18th century resort has classic ambience. All the four rooms are equipped with vintage furniture and a large verandah. Feel the charm of nature staying amidst the dense woods at this luxury resort.
Kasol – The Himalayan Village
Kasol beckons you with its misty atmosphere. Located at a height of 5300 feet, this hill station is a paradise for couples looking for some time in solitude. The eight cottages of Himalayan Village are uniquely themed. While the built of dry stacking stones and woods gives a rustic texture to the cottages, the multi cuisine restaurant, bar and SPA offers you the comfort of modern life.
Coorg – Amanvana SPA Resort
Rejuvenate your heart and mind at the banks of River Cauvery this vacation. The Amanvana SPA Resort comes with enormous bungalow rooms, a private lawn and a beautiful lotus pond. You can view spellbinding rainbows from the Rainbow Room of the hotel, while the Reading Nook is an ideal spot for book lovers. You can also get guides from the resort to take you trekking through the surroundings.
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Parwanoo – Moksha Himalaya SPA Resort
Nestled amidst the Shivalik Range, this SPA resort changes the essence of your living. The resort is an epitome of eco living, being built with stone and woods. The 621 suites of the resort come with private terraces and lounge areas and hence ideal for people who want some special moments with their loved ones.
Kasauli – Baikunth Resort
Located over a sprawling 5 acres of land, this resort gives you space to breathe fresh air. Get the feel of a simple hilly life at the cottages of the resort, while the amenities available here can be compared with that of premium hotels.
The Ayurveda SPA and health clubs of the resort can help you restore your health. Plan your day excursions to Kasauli with the assistance of the expert guides of the hotel.
Hence, spend some moments of peace this holiday at the surreal atmosphere of the hills at some of the best hill station resorts of India. You can also explore any other destinations in South India such as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh.