Machaan Wilderness Lodge offers a harmonious blend of nature’s beauty and rustic luxury. Located on a coffee plantation in South Coorg, and in close proximity to the Nagarahole National Forest, the wilderness resort provides guests with an upscale and comfortable stay while preserving a connection to the surrounding wilderness.
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Go Glamping in Nagarahole: Embrace Wilderness Bliss


Embark on an unforgettable journey into the heart of nature with our exclusive Glamping offer at Machaan Nagarahole.
Offers For stay in a Luxury Machaan Yurt

Rs. 13,499 +tax per night for Double occupancy (Breakfast Only Included)
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Offers for stay in The Planter’s Den OR The Luxe Cabins
Rs. 10,500 +tax per night for Double occupancy (Breakfast Only Included)
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Package Inclusions:
Guided Coffee Estate Nature Walk:
Immerse yourself in the beauty of the coffee estate with our expert naturalist.
Nocturnal Estate Exploration:
Experience the magic of the night with micro photography 7:30 pm onwards once during your stay.
Hike and Region Exploration:
Discover the hidden treasures of the region with a guided hike (Once during stay).
Bonfire and Interactive Session:
Engage in an interactive session with our Naturalist about the wildlife.
Birdwatching Session:
Join our in-house naturalist for an exclusive birdwatching adventure and spot a diverse range of birds in the region during your stay. (Once during stay).
Access to Swimming Pool:
Relax and unwind in our refreshing swimming pool.
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Did you know we are conveniently located just 10 minutes away from the Nagarhole Tiger Reserve Safari starting point.
An additional exclusive service only for our guests
We offer the option for reserved guests to pre-book JLR Safari tickets in advance at an additional charge of Rs. 2,500/- per seat per slot. (Subject to availability)
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Escape to Nagarahole, where luxury embraces the wild, and craft enduring memories in the heart of nature. Reserve your wilderness bliss experience today!
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A must-do while staying at Machaan Wilderness Lodge is to embark on a thrilling Jungle Safari Adventure into Nagarhole National Park.

We offer the option for reserved guests to pre-book their safari tickets in advance by calling our reservation line. This allows our guests to secure their safari experience before arriving and ensures availability, particularly during peak seasons when demand is high. (*T&C Apply)

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Experiences at Machaan Wilderness Lodge, Nagarahole
Machaan Wilderness Lodge is the perfect holiday destination for families and friends with activities tailored to suit all ages.
Immerse yourself in the wilderness with guided nature walks, tree trail adventures, and wildlife observation tours led by our expert naturalists who are dedicated to providing a complete outdoor experience. Children can explore the wilderness and learn about the flora and fauna guided by a naturalist, while parents can unwind and relax in the serene surroundings.
Nature Trails on the Coffee Estate
Elevate your outdoor experience with guided nature walks, tree trail adventures, and flora/fauna tours. For coffee enthusiasts, we also offer a unique coffee plantation walk where we take you through the coffee cultivation process. You can choose from three different trails, each tailored to cater to your specific interests and preferences.
Wildlife Safari
Guests staying at Machaan Wilderness Lodge can embark on an exciting Jungle Safari Adventure into the Nagarahole Forest. We can arrange for safari tickets to be pre-booked in advance exclusively for our in-house guests.
Bird Watching
Machaan Wilderness Lodge offers exciting birdwatching sessions, guided by experienced naturalists, for guests who want to explore the rich avian diversity of the region. Our wilderness lodge is home to over 100 species of birds.
Wildlife Conservation
At Machaan Wilderness Lodge, Nagarahole we take pride in our commitment to sustainability and our connection to the surrounding wilderness. Our structures are built using locally-sourced and sustainable materials. We have seamlessly integrated the lodge into the wilderness surrounding and coffee estate, allowing our guests to experience the beauty of nature without compromising its delicate balance. From our design to our daily operations, we strive to be responsible stewards of the land and wildlife that call Nagarahole their home. Additionally, we are proud to implement a no-plastic policy on the property to further reduce our impact on the environment.
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Experience the perfect accommodation for your stay at Machaan Wilderness Lodge in Coorg.

Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of nature-inspired rooms, where every detail is crafted to provide comfort and luxury that seamlessly blends with the natural surroundings.

Our 3 room types are thoughtfully spread across the property, each with its own unique charm and ambiance, offering the perfect blend of wilderness and rustic luxury.

All of our rooms are air-conditioned and come equipped with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable and relaxing stay.

Planter’s Den Rooms
Twin cottages with rustic interior, modern bathroom with amenities comparable to other prominent resorts in Coorg.
Tamarind Canopy Luxe Cabins
The cabin rooms are multilevel with separate entrances and sit outs, that offer great views of the abundant Flora and Fauna of the estate.
To avail our best rates, make a reservation by calling +91 8970 33 55 44 or click below to book online.
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Planter’s Den Rooms
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Experience the warmth and comfort of a classic retreat in our cozy Planter’s Den rooms. Nestled in the heart of the coffee estate at Machaan Nagarhole these rooms offer a stunning view of the lush plantation. The room opens out onto a spacious private patio that allow you to connect with nature and enjoy a seamless indoor-outdoor experience.
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Tamarind Canopy Luxe Cabins
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Unwind in the rustic luxury of our Tamarind Canopy Luxe Cabins at Machaan Wilderness Lodge and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the surroundings. These cabins are built with sustainable materials and designed to blend seamlessly with the natural environment. One of the best features of the Tamarind Canopy Luxe Cabins is the private sit-outs, which are modelled after India’s traditional Machaan platforms, providing a peaceful and picturesque viewing spot to take in the beauty of the surroundings. These cabins also offer some wonderful walking paths around them, allowing you to explore the wilderness of the resort at your own pace.
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Luxury Machaans By the Hadlu
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Our Luxury Machaans by the Hadlu offer a unique and luxurious tent experience, complete with all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay at Nagarahole.

Nestled in the most private and secluded area of the lodge, our spacious 450sq feet glam-tents offer a unique and exclusive living experience with a private sit-out and breath-taking views of the surrounding wilderness.

As the newest and most exciting type of accommodation in Coorg, our Machaans are a must-try for nature enthusiasts seeking an up-close and personal experience with the wilderness.

Book your stay in our Luxury Machaans by the Hadlu today and experience the ultimate in glamping luxury.

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The Pool at the Machaan Wilderness Lodge, Oasis Cove
Escape to the tranquil oasis of the pool at Machaan Wilderness Lodge, nestled amidst the lush greenery of the coffee estate in a quiet cove on the property. Unwind and recharge on comfortable sunbeds, surrounded by peaceful nature. Whether you’re here for a weekend getaway or a longer vacation in Coorg, the pool is the perfect spot for an afternoon of relaxation amidst nature.
The Fig Tree Restaurant & Sky Deck Alfresco Dining at Machaan
Indulge in a memorable dining experience at The Fig Tree Kitchen, our 180-degree open-view restaurant at MWL that offers delicious cuisine inspired by the Coorg region and prepared with locally sourced ingredients. The restaurant opens out onto the Sky Deck, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding forest and coffee estate while savoring your meal or sipping a hot cup of coffee.
As the day comes to a close, gather around our evening bonfire and share stories of your wildlife sightings and safari adventures with fellow guests. For groups, we offer BBQ Nights upon request, providing a special dining experience around the bonfire.
At Machaan Wilderness Lodge, we believe in creating unforgettable moments. From indulging in birdwatching or enjoying a stunning sunset at the Sky Deck to the conversations around the bonfire under the starry night sky, every moment is meant to be cherished. Book your stay with us today and experience the magic of nature and luxury at its finest.
“1955” – A Meeting Space and Creative Hub
‘1955′ at Machaan Wilderness Lodge provides a unique and inspiring venue for workshops and wildlife-themed activities. Named in honor of the year when the Nagarhole National Park was officially recognized as a wildlife sanctuary in India, our spacious and tranquil setting inspires creativity, collaboration, and innovation. Host your team outing or event at ‘1955’ and experience a truly memorable day.
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The resort is located approximately 230 kilometres from Bangalore and 100 kilometres from Mysore, making it an accessible destination for nature and wildlife enthusiasts or anyone looking to enjoy a getaway to the wilderness. The last leg of the drive is through the National Park and promises to be a memorable one with possible sightings of elephants, Indian gaur (bison) and spotted deer.
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Machaan Wilderness Lodge, Nagarahole
Churicad, K. Badaga Village, Srimangala – 571 217.
Virajpet Taluk, Kodagu District. 01201
Longitude12°00’42.4”N | Latitude 76°03’30.2″E
Altitude – 855 m / 2804 feet


230 Kms From Bangalore
Driving time from Bangalore International Airport is approximately just over 4 hrs making it an ideal family getaway near Bangalore.


100 Kms From Mysore
Drive time from Mysore Airport  is approximately 120 minutes making it an ideal place to visit from Mysore for a South India Holiday.
Experience the magic of nature and create unforgettable memories at Machaan Wilderness Lodge one of the best jungle resorts in Karnataka. Book your stay now for an unforgettable wilderness holiday in India.
For reservations or more information
Call us on +91-8970-33-55-44 or
Email us at [email protected]
Whatsapp us on +91 9686198438