An absolute delight for nature lovers, Munnar at a height of 1600m above sea level is a popular hill station in Kerala offering a captivating stretch of nature comprising everything beautiful. Once a hot favourite among British for their summer vacations, the valleys, the refreshing streams, lush green forests, rocky mountains, tea plantations as well as the exotic wildlife- this place has it all.
The place is hugely popular amidst couples, families and those who look for a peaceful retreat faraway from city life. The place is especially favoured by bird-watchers owing to the diversity of species you find here.
Some of the popular attractions include Anamudi Peak, Rajamalai National Park, Hill View Park, Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary and Sita Devi Lake among others.
Some of the popular stay options include:
The Tea Sanctuary
The old English style bungalow has a soothing old world charm to it which you will love. The hosts very hospitable and have customer friendly policies to adjust to any last minute concern you might have. The rooms are spacious with wooden floorings and have 24*7 hot water facility, which is a rarity in the area.
The location of this hotel takes the cake amidst other hotels here. The service is up to the mark and the cottages offered have nothing less than a breathtaking view for the guests. Since it is a little away from the main town, you find perfect recluse tucked in the greenery of Munnar, all at a decent price.
Another amazing location on the block, this hotel offers rooms as well as cottage to admire the natural beauty Munnar boasts of. The hotel has taken an effort toward providing a true escape from the hectic city routine with the cut-off location close to a tea plantation, no TV in rooms and great recreation facilities. The hotel provides luxury with its decor, pleasing views and great service.
KTDC Tea County
Here’s a decently priced staying option for those who are not a fan of any frills. The place is a nicely maintained accommodation option with clean furnishings and good recreation facilities and gym to entertain yourself while staying there. While the food is not really the best of things to try here, do take out time for a massage centre nearby to pamper yourself.
Blackberry Hills Retreat & Spa
The retreat is a luxury option to pamper yourself away from hectic city routine. The staff is efficient and has a quick respond time to all your concerns. The rooms are nicely done and offer a pleasing view. The hotel also works towards offering customized services on request. The environment is very peaceful and makes a perfect stay for couples and family stay.
Bella Vista Resort
The resort is cozily tucked amidst a lush green forest, providing you refreshing views around. The staff is highly cooperative and helps you with everything you need. The hotel also arranges trek options for you in the nearby vicinity due to its location. One of the main highlights here includes the delicious food they offer.
The resort is at a pretty location and swanked up with a pretty decor and furnishings. The resort is close to the waterfall and so, makes for a lovely view from the rooms. The staff is very hospitable and takes care of everything you need. All in all, a great pampering stay!