Welcome To Riverwoods, Chikmagalur
Family Homestays & Cottages
Where the river runs through, and cherry red coffee beans shine in the crisp sunlight. Experience a typical day in the life of a coffee planter as he, umbrella in hand, trudges from hill to hill, tirelessly to give you that perfect hot cuppa. Sit in this idyllic labour of love, the Riverwoods homestay on
Peek into our exclusive coffee and its cycle of life — from summer to winter — From the heady aroma of white blossoms in February, to the green and ripe red beans through December. Each season of coffee has an indelible charm and camaraderie that Riverwoods brings to life under the warmth and care of its large hearted coffee planter owners.
An itinerant traveller’s peek into Riverwoods:
Sitting nestled amidst the coffee estate surrounded by towering jungle trees, winding pepper vines and tall teaks in a setting straight out of a jungle retreat, the homestay is the only one in this coffee district that has the River Bhadra flowing alongside it, where one can hike, cycle, kayak and raft as the clear water beckons a cool, refreshing dip.
Discover the Natural Beauty Of Chikmagalur
Tucked away in Chikmagalur district of the Western Ghats, Riverwoods homestay is set amidst 360 acres of Robusta coffee, pepper, areca plants and a garden full of
Riverwoods Homestay is among the few quaint, charming 60s style plantation bungalows in this verdant landscape which offers spacious bedrooms, traditional rich red oxide flooring, wooden ceilings and tiled roofs. It is surrounded by spacious and lush gardens filled with seasonal blooms and fruit trees. It is right at the foothills of the
Riverwoods is UNIQUE, not only because of the River that runs alongside the estate, but also because of the rich biodiversity of the land, and its
Come experience each unique coffee season as it unfolds in the lap of nature’s bounty. “Feel at Home,” and live the simple, warm and hospitable life we live, amidst our coffee plants and our feathered and furred creatures.
OUR HOMESTAY ROOMS
Envelope in the warmth of a village grandmother’s
This tastefully designed haven serves up regional delicacies with the flavour of local recipes using seasonal, local produce, and some hearty barbeques under a night sky filled with stars, where the chirp of crickets is the only conversation you can hear interspersed with the crackle of a warm fire.
Enjoy Chef Lalithas healthy, home cooked, Malnad cuisine
House of 5 Bedroom and 3 Baths
Luxury cottage of 1000 sq feet
things to do @ riverwoods
Enjoy activities like a BBQ around a warm bonfire under the stars
A coffee tour/trek with planters and their inexhaustible knowledge of coffee.
A refreshing dip in the river Bhadra which surrounds our property
Indoor and Outdoor Games include Volleyball, Badminton, Cricket in our coffee yard and board games.
Kudremukha National Park – 1hr (very scenic-waterfalls and
Sringeri Temple and Sirimane Falls – 1.15hrs
Rambhapuri Matta – 45 mins
Merthi Peak – The second highest peak in Karnataka.Makes for a great hike
Map: Map will be specified* plz do not follow google maps.
Bhadra & Kudremukh Sanctuary
Enjoyed the stay and food. there are Good place to visit nearby. you can enjoy swimming in the Nearby River. Barbeque and Campfire are part of the package. Traditional village atmosphere makes you feel good.Beautiful and calm place to stay.
Enjoyed the stay, Morning Walk around Estate gives you awesome refreshment with full Greenery. It was a serene and relaxing stay amidst, there are Good place to visit nearby. Most importantly the hospitality,the manager Mr. Srinivas was Awesome, he treats the Visitors more than his Family Members.Fantastic Voyage
Nice and clean cottage. Srinivas was very good and his hospitality was great. Meals were great. Barbeque with bon fire was good..lot of games options to choose. In the midst of jungle. Beware of leeches when u go on estate tour.Amazing 1 day
Pros : Location, hospitality, drive, food. Cons : No hot water for bath. Comments : Visited this place in December (Christmas time). Its located in between Bhadra and Kudremukh National Park. Ideal spot to visit these national parks from this homestay. Would recommend.Good Getaway