“You are not in the mountains
The mountains are in you” – John Muir
Celebrated for their picturesque views and refreshing atmosphere, the misty hill stations are pretty much on everyone’s travel bucket list. A perfect escape from the scorching heat and the chaotic city life, these hills offer serenity that a city seldom might.
Ever imagined living in a house located at the top of the hill station amidst lush greenery and misty atmosphere? Stay within the clouds and open up your windows to the prolific green foliage as you absorb the warmth of the sun rays. This winter, cuddle up with your loved ones by the bonfire as you experience the night chills.
Are the hill stations still not on your bucket list? The homes located on the hills offered by SaffronStays will you have you packing up your bags and hopping on to the next trip here.
Check out below 5 of the best hillside homes SaffronStays has to offer:
True to its name, SaffronStays Verandah by the Valley is literally perched on the edge of the valley. This quaint 2-Bedroom home is located in the village of Ghodawali at Panchgani.
You get to experience the chilly breeze and earthy smell as you walk along the muddy paths surrounding the house and explore the wilderness around.
Not to forget the well known Panchgani Table Land and other amazing view points are just a few kilometers away from the home. So take your family for a travel expedition, explore these scenic landscapes and pick out juicy strawberries this season right from the fields!
Well, if you’re up for stargazing and soulful conversations, the rooftop terrace is the best place you can be. Have candle light dinners and watch the village lights shimmer in the valley under a starry sky.
Quite sure, this home in the misty hill station of Panchgani will leave you with amazing memories to ponder on!
Located in the misty hill station of Kodaikanal bordered by evergreen forests, this old Thanjavur-styled bungalow takes you back to experience the magic of the 1900’s
Recipient of the Most Memorable Home in a Forest, this home with it’s finest Tamilian hospitality is sure to make your stay worthwhile. Give yourself a break from the chaotic city life and cosy up around the bonfire.
Wake up to an amazing view of the 9-acre lush green property right from the Machan which is the best place to relax with a steaming cup of tea and a good book.
For those who’d rather step out, the estate boasts of beautiful, well-maintained gardens with stunning views of Kodai Valley.
So, if the hill station of Kodaikanal is on your bucket list this year, then SaffronStays Kurinji Estate with its impeccable Tamil hospitality is a definite must-stay!
Quite sure the queen of hill stations: Ooty is been on your mind! SaffronStays Milton Abbott Estate is the cherry on top for your trip to Ooty. This colonial bungalow surrounded by breathtaking views transports guests into another realm with its heritage charm.
This heritage home with it’s 4 classic suites can house upto 16 guests. The more the merrier, so bring along your larger groups and have the most insane trip ever!
Don’t forget to dine on the most scrumptious and authentic Sri-Lankan/Tamilian cuisine that is sure to make you go gaga over it.
Love sightseeing? Visit the Indu Films factory, All India Radio and Ooty Golf Course which are quite close to the property.
With scenic spots, fantastic hospitality and an incomparable old world charm, SaffronStays Milton Abbott Estate is the ideal Ooty escape!
This little pad of solace and solitude awaits your presence. SaffronStays Parsi Manor is a must visit on your trip to this hill station of Matheran. It is a perfect place to escape the noise and bustle of the city.
Take in the unavoidable charm of this 130 year-old parsi villa which offers a blend of vintage Parsi interiors along with modern amenities. Have a cup of hot Irani chai while you watch the nature at it’s finest from the cosy verandahs.
Located in the heart of this hill station, this vintage villa gives you the chance to reconnect with Nature from a prime location.
Well known for it’s breathtakingly exotic and lush greenery, Coorg is the most ideal hill station visit. Make your visit more effectual by staying at SaffronStays Calamondinn Bungalow.
A perfect retreat for nature lovers, this home is nestled amidst abundant greenery, scenic landscapes and coffee plantations.
Simply relax with a book, watch the colorful birds. Engage in nostalgic conversations and enjoy cool evenings with your favorite drink and home cooked meals.
Things you could do while you visit:
*Baking workshops to test your skills by the host himself.
* Visit Beekeeping demonstration area
* Plantation Visit (on request)
* Visit Nagarhole National Park
* Adventure and nature trails
Known for its Couple Retreat private cottages, plan a romantic surprise for your loved ones. Explore several walking trails leading to the surroundings of the coffee plantation.
Come experience this unique property and our hospitality. We promise it will be an experience of a lifetime.