The verdant haven of Kabini thrives with an abundance of flora and fauna. One of the few National Reserves that is open for 365 days a year, Kabini is a year-round attraction for people from far and wide. Having led innumerous Photography Tours to Kabini, Toehold knows Kabini better than most. In this blog, we leverage this in-depth knowledge to bring you the top 5 resorts to stay at in Kabini.
1. Evolve Back
Luxurious and tranquil are the first words that jump to mind at the thought of this Orange County property. Orange County’s ‘Spirit of the Land’ philosophy comes to life and truly expresses itself in this gorgeous resort set amidst the serene environs of Kabini.
Modelled after the tribal villages, the ambience of the resort is a perfect mixture of contemporary and rustic beauty. Based on their budget and needs, guests can choose varying types of accommodations. Nestled in the lap of nature and luxury, your stay at Evolve Back will leave you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed.
2. The Serai Resorts, Kabini
Set on the banks of the Kabini river and sprawling over 70 acres of land, the Serai Resorts are nothing short of magical. Using only 10 acres and leaving the remaining 60 acres of land for the wildlife to freely roam about, a stay at Serai is truly being one among nature.
With accommodations ranging from luxury villas to cottages, it is the perfect place to luxuriate away from the hubbub of city living. Offering a wide range of resort activities and amenities, Serai is worth every penny you spend on your next wildlife centric vacation.
3. Kaav Safari Resort
Situated on the southern fringes of Nagarhole National Park, Kaav Resort provides luxury lodges accommodation. Providing a superior homestay experience for wildlife and nature enthusiasts, the Kaav Safari Resort is the best weekend getaway one could ask for.
The resort boasts of rooms with private decks, a common lounge, viewing decks and alfresco dining among other facilities. Kabini hosts over 300 species of birds and Kaav offers bird watching as an activity, making it the best place for bird watchers, photographers and ornithologists.
4. Kabini River Lodges
Named one of the five best wildlife resorts in the world by British Tatter’s Travel Guide, Kabini River Lodges is the first eco-tourism venture launched by Jungle Lodges and Tourism and Forest Departments of the Government of Karnataka.
Situated on the southern fringes of Nagarhole National Park, these Lodges provide a phenomenal view of backwaters of Kabini River. The Kabini River Lodges are also our accommodation of choice for our Verdant Haven Wildlife Photography Tour and The Leopard’s Lair Wildlife Photography Tour.
5. The Bison Resort
The Bison Resort is the first of its kind in India, providing boutique tented camp stay. Your stay here is sure to be serene and tranquil during the day and exciting and stimulating during the nights. Overlooking the lush green forests, the Bison has achieved the perfect combination of the ideal wildlife experience and comfortable living.
Taking the rustic surroundings of the forest into consideration, the Bison achieves the perfect symphony between the outside world and the interiors and outer surroundings of the tent, making it very aesthetically pleasing to the eye. A stay at the Bison is the perfect holiday for all wildlife and nature enthusiasts alike.
Wake up to the intoxicating smell of the earth and to the sounds of chirping birds. Holiday amongst the lush green forests and wildlife of Kabini and give your city-wearied eyes a rest at any of the resorts mentioned above. Click here if you want us to book your dream wildlife vacation to this charming forest.