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Living in an homestay in Kabini is an elevated experience that not only allows you to stay in comfort and convenience when you are travelling, but also experience the local nature of Kabini in a unique and exceptional manner. Most of the homestays are located on the riverside, where you can catch breathtaking views of the lakes and rivers throughout the day, right from the comfort of your room.

You have the option of choosing between quaint and homely homestays as well as premium and ultra-luxurious properties, according to your travel needs. For example, Red Earth is a 5-star luxury homestay near Kabini with uninterrupted views of the backwaters and deluxe suites, while Kabini Lake View Resort is a one-storey, cosy property that is budget-friendly and laid-back.

Irrespective of the Kabini homestay you book for your holiday, you can experience the best of the backwaters from these properties due to their proximity to the natural phenomenon. You can also take advantage of the many amenities that are on offer, for a smooth and hassle-free vacation.

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Evolve Back Kabini | Book Now @ Flat 13% off Featured
Evolve Back Kabini | Book Now @ Flat 13% off



Stay Location: KabiniCheck-In Time: 01:00 PMCheck-Out Time: 11:00 AMAvail the chance of staying amidst the wilderness of Kabini and rejuvenate your senses with the exotic vibes of dense nature. Stay close to nature and regain yourself, away from the city crowds. With the perfect blend of nature and luxury, Evolve Back Resort Kabini makes the stay experience worth every penny that you spend on your vacay.You get to enjoy a luxurious stay in any of the accommodation options - Pool Hut, Pool Reserve & Safari hut - that have an ethnic style of interior, and every little detail has been seamlessly integrated. All the accommodation options in the Evolve Back Resort Kabini are beautifully equipped with luxurious furnishings and appointed with a private sit-out area and pool - overlooking the lush green scenes. Stay in utmost comfort with contemporary amenities like air conditioning, satellite TV, bathtub, refrigerator and electric kettle and many more.Evolve Back Resort offers a number of leisure facilities for wellness and recreation of guests that include signature Ayurveda treatments, infinity swimming pool and a reading lounge that overlooks lush green forests. Guests can also enjoy various outdoor activities like nature walks, bird watching during their stay at the property.How To Reach Evolve Back Kabini:It is advised to take your private transport medium and reach the resort via Begur road which implies to 27.3 km.Packages offered At Evolve Back Resort Kabini:Click on 'Book Now' to find the following options:Variant 1: Accommodation In Pool Hut: Pool Huts come with a large living and dining area, a spacious bedroom, a unique bathroom with a courtyard, and with own personal swimming arena (non-heated)Inclusive of all meals, activities and accommodation in Pool Hut. Also includes other resort amenities.Variant 2: Accommodation In Safari Hut: The safari hut has appointed living spaces and deliciously comfortable bedrooms, with own personal outdoor shallow Water-jet Pool (non-heated).Inclusive of all meals, activities and accommodation in Safari Hut. Also includes other resort amenities.Variant 3: Accommodation in Pool Reserve: This charming hut has large living and dining spaces, a lavish bedroom, an indulgent bathroom, an ozonized and temperature-controlled private poolInclusive of all meals, activities and accommodation in Pool Reserve. Also includes other resort amenities.

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INR 33,049

INR 28,050

Stay at Kabini River Lodge, Kharapur
Stay at Kabini River Lodge, Kharapur



About the activity / tour with details: Kabini – the land of the leopard is a true nature’s delight that provides you with virgin views of nature. Nagarhole National Park located in this beautiful slice of paradise is well acclaimed for world’s highest density of tigers. Enthral in this delightful experience of living in a nature’s abode. Rivet in this unparalleled experience of witnessing exotic wildlife species from close – enjoy the magnificent views of elegant Asiatic Leopard relaxing in the jungles. While here, you can also enthral in a Kabini boat ride – indulge in this rare experience of witnessing gigantic crocodiles swimming their way in the calm waters. Click some amazing pictures as this is one experience that you do not come across that easily otherwise! Stay at Kabini River Lodge, Kharapur also provides you with a golden opportunity of watching hunting exhibitions by the Ospreys and Shaheen Falcons in the neighbourhood. Delight in this stunning experience of living in the wild while enjoying the natural beauty that accompanies your stay here. Among terrific prey birds, you are likely to get a close glimpse of Eagles, Hawks, Buzzards, Harriers, Falcons and King Vulture besides other migratory water birds. Rivet in this amazing unparalleled experience of staying at Kabini River Lodge with friends and family while here. Meal Types: Lunch from Day 01 to Breakfast on Day 03 Accommodation Types: Twin sharing basis in rooms at Kabini River Lodge, Kharapur Activities: 4 safari’s in total (Jeep/Boat) into Rajiv Gandhi National Park, Nature trail Difficulty Level: Easy

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INR 35,000

INR 30,500

Night Stay in Kabini River Lodge Featured
Night Stay in Kabini River Lodge



About the Activity:Visit this beautiful Kabini River Lodge, located 90 kms from Mysore and is housed amidst the mesmerizing scenery, away from the hustle and bustle of city life built in contemporary architectural style with all the creature comforts to give you real nature experience.Reach the resort and check in at around 12:30 PM and start your day of relaxation. In the afternoon at around 01:30 PM have a sumptuous lunch.At around 03:30 PM, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and head for a wildlife Safari in vehicle and take a boat ride to Nagarhole National Park with a guide showing and sharing their experiences and information about the jungle and all the animals that live thereReturn from the safari at around 06:30 PM and enjoy refreshments followed by the wildlife movie screening at around 07:45 PM in the Viceroy's building.At around 08:30 PM, sit comfortably around the campfire and have your delicious dinner.Next day, wake up early morning around 05:45 AM and enjoy a cup of hot coffee.After that cruise through the serene backwaters of the River Kabini on a motor boat viewing sleepy crocodiles and chirpy birds, intent on their morning catch. View a variety of wildlife especially elephants coming to the river for bath or a drink.Head back to the lodge, freshen up and enjoy a delicious breakfast at around 10:00 AM.Conclude your unforgettable trip to Kabini at around 11:00 AM.The river lodge consists of 4 Maharaja cottages, 10 cottages, 14 rooms and 6 tents with modern bath facilities and the lodge can accommodate around 68 guests at a time.

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INR 11,617

The Peepal Tree Resort, Kabini | Book Now @ Flat 25% off Featured
The Peepal Tree Resort, Kabini | Book Now @ Flat 25% off



About the Homestay and nature: What can be more enjoyable than witnessing the mesmerizing views of the river and farm while experiencing a comfortable stay? Spend exotic holidays in this warm homestay where your stay is accompanied by the charm of Kabini backwater and enclosed by lush green landscapes and endless greens. Soothe your mind with the great calmness that makes the location prominent amongst nature lovers.About its Location & Accessibility:The homestay is based in Kabini and is situated at a distance of 80.4 km from Kannur International Airport. You can easily reach with the help of private and public transportation.About the Stay:Experience a comfortable stay in this antique style air-conditioned homestay that exhibits 22 cottages with 1 bedrooms each cottage along with options in river and farm views. Devised in contemporary lifestyle, you enjoy comfortable living in exotic cottages that can accommodate up to 4 members in a single time. With double beds and individually attached washrooms, you are sure to encounter no hassles during your stay. The rooms are equipped with modern comforts and amenities and you enjoy facilities like television, free parking, regular housekeeping when you reside within the premises so as to enhance your convenience.About Access to Kitchen & Common Areas:On availing the stay in this exotic homestay, you get to enjoy a separate kitchen area where you can cook delicious meals for yourself. In addition, you also utilize the common area for chattering or group discussions, play rooms for games and airy verandas from where you can grasp the views of lush greenery of Kabini.About Meals:Book this exotic stay to grab homemade food throughout the day in the form of lunch, dinner. Also, you enjoy complimentary breakfast that makes you feel light to begin with a fresh morning.About Activities : During your stay, get the chance to enjoy the following activities:Swimming pool: Enjoy taking a refreshing dip in the crystal clear waters of the outdoor pool that is located within the premises.Children Activities: These are a set of fun-filled activities so that you can spend delightful moments with your junior buddies and get playful with them.Bonfire: Sit around the warm bonfire in the evening and recollect the splendid memories of the tour with your beloved.Cycling: Embark on a cycling expedition and explore the nearby areas and the beauty of Kabini in a healthy way.About Safety:We care for your utmost safety in this pandemic situation. As such, the homestay premises shall be sanitised properly before your arrival and hygenic conditions will be managed during your stay. Enjoy a carefree stay in an isolated location with less crowds and any possibilities of contamination.About Host:The cottage stay experience comes with the service of well-behaved hosts who take care of all the affairs regarding your stay. You can reach out to them at any point of time for any assistance or enquiries.Packages offered:Click on 'Book Now' to find the following options:Cottage Stay:  Enjoy staying in a cottage with 2 bedrooms and enjoy views of river/farm. The cottages are with maximum occupancy of 4 people. Also includes amenities, activities, attached washrooms.Note: This package is only applicable for 2 adults.

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INR 16,500

INR 14,499

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People Also Ask About Homestays in Kabini

  1. Which are the best Kabini backwaters homestay?

    1. Machaan Wilderness Lodge: This stunning eco-resort is known for its friendly staff, exceptional service and incredible natural surroundings, from where you can get direct access to the backwaters.

    2. Tropical Blooms: This beautiful homestay in Kabini consists of a picturesque villa that is surrounded by tropical gardens and is famous for its in-house restaurant.

    3. Red Earth Kabini: Perhaps the most exclusive, luxurious and premium Kabini homestay is Red Earth, located directly on the backwaters and offering incredible views of the forests and rivers from all of its rooms.

    4. The Peepal Tree Kabini: Consisting of a series of private cottages, this homestay near Kabini is one of the best places to relax and take in the amazing sights of the backwaters when you are in the area.

    5. The Serai Kabini: A modern, plush and minimalistic homestay in Kabini is The Serai, with an outdoor swimming pool, patios, outdoor seating, a lounge, modern rooms and much more.

  2. Which are the best homestays in Kabini?

    1. The Peepal Tree:
    Located on the banks of Kabini backwaters is a magnificent Kabini homestay cum hotel surrounded by natural beauty. This 3-star hotel has a total of 22 cottages and spreads over 2 acres of land. Located adjacent to the forest and a river turns it an ideal place to catch glimpse of the rugged mountains and mesmerizing views of the adjacent forest. The homestay also offers various activities like trekking, cycling, fishing and meditating by the banks of the river.

    Location: Mysore District, Kenchanahalli, Karnataka.
    Price: The price for a cottage ranges from INR 9500 to INR 14000 depending on peak and offseason.
    Facilities: Room Amenities include Television, Microwave, Tea/Coffee bags, Fridge, etc. Hotel Facilities include pool, restaurant, free parking.

    2. Kabini Farm Stay:
    Kabini Farm Stay is in the middle of a farm surrounded by thick forests and rich wildlife. One of the exotic homestays in Kabini l, Kabini Farm Stay has tidy spacious rooms. This place offers one bedroom for the solo traveler whereas a twin apartment if you are vacationing with a partner.
    You can also opt for a family room if you have multiple companions. Whether traveling solo or having companion/s the place provides a serene experience, a necessity of any vacation. You can go for a stroll across the homestay to steal a view of the exotic birds and animals in nature's embrace. Also, you can get in touch with the calmness of mother nature in the music of moving breeze and flowing river water nearby.

    Location: Taraka Road, Heggadadevankote Rural, Karnataka
    Price: The price starts from INR 3500 for standard rooms. Terms and Conditions applied.
    Facilities: Air Conditioner Rooms, Internet Access, Free Parking, Multi-Cuisine Restaurant, Cash Payment, 24 Hour Check-in, Doctor on Call, etc.

    3. Countypep Homestay:
    Countypep, a Kabini Homestay is based on the traditional style of Kerala having spacious bedrooms with attached bathrooms. The garden in the Countypep Homestay is famous for its antique style. The accommodation offers homely food and is known for its great hospitality. It is very close to the main tourist attractions and major cities. This homestay provides fascinating experience to nature lovers as they can witness great landscapes, lush green forests, rivers, and mesmerizing waterfalls.

    Location: Payyampally, Wayanad, Kerala 
    Price: Room Tariff starting from INR 900 with lunch/dinner at INR 150 per head.
    Facilities: Yoga and Exercise Rooms, Safe Car Parking, Internet Access, Doctor on Call, Indoor Games, Cooking classes, Sightseeing Arrangements, Trekking, Jungle Safari, and Restaurant.

    4. Peppervilla:
    The homestay is blessed with bounties of nature and offers modern amenities to its guests. It provides great services for making your holiday memorable. Here, morning begins with a fresh breeze, the smell of the colorful flowers and sounds of the river. Through the day, one can engage in some fun activities or enjoy the captivating views of the cliffs and river valleys from their rooms. And as dawn breaks, step out to experience an exotic dining aura with your partner.

    Location: Near Kuruva Island, Payyampally, Wayanad, Kerala
    Prices: Standard Room: INR 1765 / night, Deluxe Room: INR 2354 / night. Price may vary.
    Facilities: Dining area, secure parking area, campfire, farm experiences, tribal village visits, fun games, cycling, fishing and mingle with pets.

    5. Jungle Trailz Kabini:
    Situated at Nagu Dams Backwaters, they have a wood house with 2 room accommodation and attached bathroom and toilet. You get to see the amazing sunrise from the comfort of your rooms here. One can also spot various migratory birds like Bar Headed geese and Sandpiper etc in the Nagarhole National Park. It is a paradise for people who love wildlife and nature.

    Location: 25/2, Hale Heggudilu, Karnataka 
    Prices: The prices vary from INR 2000 to INR 3000. Prices are subject to change based on availability and peak season.
    Facilities: Campfire, Barbeque, Kabini Safari, Trekking, Camping, Free Wi-Fi, Dining area, etc.

  3. What are the best Kabini Homestays for couples?

    1. Varnam Homestay: With gorgeous garden views, Varnam Homestay is one of the best choices among couples. Embracing a romantic aura, enjoy the getaway amidst the lovely surroundings with your partner.

    2. The Peepal Tree: One of the most magnificent homestays in Kabini, The Peepal Tree offers a plethora of amenities and a perfect stay for couples. 

    3. George’s Arabica, Hive Homes: Make the most of your vacation amidst the tranquility of the forest away from the hustle and bustle of the city life. With the perfect blend of modern comforts and riveting beauty, this homestay is perfect for couples.

    4. Palkadavu Warium Villa Homestay: With its timeless beauty of the architecture, enjoy a getaway at this homestay with your partner. Spend time in the quiet and have the best time in the lush green surroundings.
  4. Which are the best Kabini riverside homestays?

    1. Red Earth: This premium luxury homestay is one of the most beautiful places you can stay if you want a property that is located right on the riverside. Every room offers a view of the backwaters, along with exceptional service and luxury amenities.

    2. Kabini River Lodge: If you are looking for a Kabini homestay from where you can easily access the backwaters, this eco-property is a great choice for families and couples.

    3. Kabini Lake View Resort: Despite its proximity to the backwaters and the exceptional service offered by the staff at Kabini Lake View Resort, this is a homestay near Kabini that is a budget-friendly and comfortable place for you to spend your vacations in.

    4. Kabini Riverside: This stunning homestay is the perfect place to take in the peaceful and tranquil ambience of the backwaters, without leaving the comfort of your room.

  5. What activities are available in Kabini Homestays?

    One can take a boat ride to get a breathtaking view of the river. You can catch the glimpse of wildlife particularly the tigers and elephants as you opt for a Jungle Safari. There are watch towers on the tree canopy which gives a full view of Kabini.

    You can go for trekking, opt for a Coracle Ride, watch birds fly and flutter, boat along the backwaters and have a beautiful time here.

  6. What activities are available in Kabini homestays?

    - Local tours
    - Barbecues
    - Bonfires
    - Indoor games
    - Boating
    - Treks
    - Photography tours.

  7. Which area has the largest number of Homestays in Kabini?

    Many beautiful and reasonable homestays are available in Taraka Road, Kabini. There are around 20+ homestays here and all the major tourist attractions of Kabini are located near this area, so you can save a lot of time and money by staying in a beautiful homestay located in Taraka road.

  8. What is the best time to visit Kabini?

    The best time to visit Kabini is between the months of November and June, which consists of the late winter and summer seasons. The pleasant tropical weather allows you to explore the backwaters in peace and go on relaxing treks without having to face harsh weather conditions.

  9. What is the price range of Homestays in Kabini?

    Basic charges of homestays in Kabini may go from as low as 1300 to as high as 9000. If you are traveling on a budget, you can stay at the backwater resorts of Jungle Trailz, Sargur, where the price ranges between INR 2000 to 3000.

    If pricing isn't a problem you may want to have a look at the 5-star hotel cum resort the Peepal Tree, Mysore gives you a world-class facility and the starting price is INR 9000.

  10. What facilities will I get in Kabini homestays?

    - Free WiFi
    - Air-conditioning
    - In-house restaurant
    - Lake-view rooms
    - Free parking
    - Local tours
    - Room service
    - Swimming pool (In select homestays)
    - 24-hours front desk
    - Laundry service.

  11. What are the check-in & check-out timings of Kabini homestays?

    A few homestays in Kabini allow check-ins throughout the day but the famous five homestays check in and check out timings are

    Peepal Tree: Check-in - 13.00 pm, check out – 11.00 am
    Kabini Farm Stay: Check-in - 12.00 pm, Check out – 12.00 pm. During the off-season, they allow check 24*7.
    Peppervilla: Check-in – 12 pm, Check out – 12 pm
    Jungle Trailz Kabini: Check-in - 12.00 pm, check out – 11.00 am
    Countypep Homestay: Check-in - 12.00 pm, Check out – 12.00 pm

  12. What is the best time to visit Kabini?

    To enjoy the lush green beauty of the forests of Kabini, it is best to visit this place during monsoon i.e. from the month of July to October but you will not be able to watch any wildlife. Wildlife can be spotted during the winter season which starts from November and ends in January.

  13. What facilities will I get in Kabini Homestays?

    Most of the homestays in Kabini have all the modern amenities such as AC, TV, Indoor games, dine-in options. Some homestays have badminton courts, trampoline which is a complete fun to do activity for children.

    On request, many of these homestays cater to tourist requirement by taking them on treks, safari, organize campfire. Thus, these homestays ensure to provide 100% satisfaction to their guests by letting them explore Kabini through different activities

  14. Can I make my own food in Homestays in Kabini?

    Yes, Homestays in Kabini allow you to prepare your own food. You can cook your delicious meal along with the chef in their own kitchen. Where few homestays like Countypep offer cooking classes, to learn ways to cook the delicious local food items of Kabini, Jungle Trailz homestay arranges barbeque in the room balcony at additional charges for you to have an excellent dining experience.