The Serai Bandipur, Southern India

Nestled unobtrusively into the surrounding forests, the peaceful Serai Bandipur sits on the edge of one of most renowned wilderness areas in Southern India.

Make the Serai Bandipur a part of your luxury, tailor-made vacation to India and you’ll find yourself surrounded by the immense beauty of the Western Ghats. You’ll also be on the outskirts of the Bandipur National Park, an enchanting reserve filled with creatures like leopards, elephants, guar, spotted deer and one of the largest populations of endangered tigers. Make the Serai Bandipur a part of your luxury, tailor-made vacation to India and you’ll find yourself surrounded by the immense beauty of the Western Ghats. You’ll also be on the outskirts of the Bandipur National Park, an enchanting reserve filled with creatures like leopards, elephants, guar, spotted deer and one of the largest populations of endangered tigers. 

The resort offers its guests daily game drives in the park, in addition to a whole host of other activities such as nature walks, cycling and hiking and archery. After a day’s adventure you can enjoy a drink overlooking the river at the Moyars Edge Bar, or learn about the species that inhabit the surrounding jungle at the Wildlife Library. 

Accommodations ranges from mountain view rooms with large picture windows, to a premium residence which boasts a spacious living area, gazebo and exceptional views of the Nilgiri range. Each room has a veranda, perfect for spotting the various birds that flit by. 

The Serai Bandipur, at a glance 

  • Luxury resort standing on the edge of Bandipur National Park 
  • Total of 24 rooms surrounded by the lush greenery of the Western Ghats
  • Choice of mountain view rooms, raised huts and premium residences
  • Wooden or stone-tiled floors and wood beamed ceilings
  • Plush beds and large bathrooms
  • Private verandas with wonderful views of mountains, hills and forest
  • Sanctuary restaurant offering a multi-cuisine menu 

For leisure and pleasure 

  • Oma Spa, inspired by holistic and natural therapies, with two treatment rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Gym complete with weights, cycle equipment and treadmill
  • Bar with terrace overlooking the river
  • Badminton, volleyball, mini cricket, archery
  • Nature walks and cycling
  • Bird watching
  • Morning and afternoon jungle safaris in Bandipur National Park
  • Trek to Bokkapuram Murugan Temple
  • I am unable to express sufficiently my thanks and admiration for the constant care and organisation you put into this journey.

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    DH, Argentina, 2012