Lush Coffee Plantations
Lush coffee plantations spread across 100 acres, charming white structures in stark contrast with the vibrant green backdrop, a cobbled stone pathway flanked by the lawns and muddy road trails transforming into lush green fieldds. The description might have painted a picture perfect image of a countryside home in your mind. Nestled on a 125 year old estate, SaffronStays Ivory Cottages is all set to take you back to the colonial era
A Rich Legacy of 125 Years
Not only does this alluring nature retreat behold a rich legacy but also some intriguing tales to tell. Col. Colonel a 19-year-old British lad came to Karnataka and developed an unbreakable bond with its rich culture. He soon gained recognition as one of the pioneers of coffee plantations and found a home away from home. The main residence of the estate was the former home of Col. Colonel and his family. Not to mention, the furniture, chandeliers and artefacts in the mansion are the antiques preserved and passed on over through generations.
A Romantic Past
The two rustic cottages available for our guests have been constructed replicating similar regal decor. The vintage cottages flaunting elegant old school furniture and artefacts offer all the comforts and amenities of modern days. Moreover, the villa is also perfect for a romantic getaway and proposals. Along with the pleasant aura and uninterrupted privacy, the villa also beholds a legacy of proposals! This is the very place where Col. Colonel proposed marriage to his wife and his grandson followed the lead.
A Charming Space to Bond and Connect
You would never run out of things to do at the villa. Set out exploring the trails and lose yourself to wanderlust. Take an assisted tour of the coffee plantations and enjoy long walks in the lawn. Indulge in a stargazing session as you relax in the warmth of the bonfire. Enjoy delicious South Indian meals with your folks as you dine together in the clubhouse.
Things to do Around
If the mood strikes, set out exploring the area around. Spiritual souls may want to visit Belur and Halebid Temples which are just 20 mins away from the villa. Moreover, Narasimha temple, Kedareswara temple, Hasanamba temple and Lakshmi Devi temple are also in the proximity of the estate. Bisle Ghat and Chandragiri hills are other famous tourist spots. Rich South-Indian culture amalgamated with the classy regal touch indeed makes up for a perfect vacation! So pack your bags and set out to this amazing destination in Karnataka.
Experience the old school charm as you enjoy your stay at this tranquil estate. Enjoy a fun session with your troops in the huge clubhouse. Spend some me-time in the lap of nature and make the most of your stay at this beautiful nature retreat.