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Mahua Kothi, Bandhavgarh National Park

Indian safari at its best, Mahua Kothi offers luxury accommodation and a relaxing spa, all after a days game driving.

Some adventures begin in the most unexpected way. At Mahua Kothi, you may find your wildlife adventure starts in the most civilised manner; with tea. But waiting for you out in Bandhavgarh National Park are tigers. Not to mention leopard, jungle cats and wild dogs. An array of multi-coloured birds. Jackal, and black faced langur, porcupine and hyenas, deer and sloth bears. All yours to be viewed from the back of an elephant, or aboard a purposeful 4x4 game drive vehicle.

And back at ‘camp’ you can relive your adventures whilst lounging beside the pool, having a deeply relaxing massage, dining out under the stars on an elegant terrace or al fresco, on the riverbank.

Mahua Kothi, at a glance

  • Just four hours from Jabalpur or 230 km from Khajuraho airport
  • Incomparable setting near Bandhavgarh National Park
  • 40 acres featuring abundant white-flowered Madhuca Indica trees
  • 12 charming Kutiyas – quaint cottage suites
  • Typical stone floors and wooden rafters, private bathrooms with showers
  • Décor is rustic simplicity, with modern style
  • Fine cuisine served on an outdoor terrace, poolside or – for breakfast – in the garden on a bullock cart
  • Awarded the UN-backed, TOFTigers Eco-Accreditation

For leisure and pleasure

  • Excellent swimming pool
  • Game drives with fully-trained naturalists
  • Elephant safaris
  • Nature walks with guides
  • Superb bird watching
  • Walks or bicycle rides to a fascinating local village
  • Explore tropical forest, grasslands, rocky escarpments and 1000 year old fort with reclining Lord Vishnu statue

  • I am unable to express sufficiently my thanks and admiration for the constant care and organisation you put into this journey.

    DH, Argentina