Welcome to Kadumane Hills
The perfect destination for nature lovers.
Experience the outdoors. Connect with nature. Rediscover yourself.
The Kadumane Hills Estate, located in the midst of the Western Ghats, is surrounded by evergreen forests with an exceptionally high level of biological diversity and endemism and is recognized as one of the world’s eight ‘hottest hotspots’ of biological diversity.
Our estate is blessed with views of valleys, hill ranges, lush paddy fields along with sunrise and sunset point which will surely delight every guest.
Relax in the serene surroundings of our estate which will help you give up any thoughts of our mundane world.
Added to it is the thrill of trekking in the nearby hills. One can indulge in a plantation walk, bird watching in the estate where you come close to nature, and even 4x4 off-roading for more adventurers.
Experience the Deliciousness of the our vegetarian kitchen serving local Malnad specialties along south and north Indian cuisines.
Our resort only serves vegetarian cuisine.
Located in the pristine Western Ghats, together we have the responsibility to preserve these forests and environment.
To keep this place plastic free, we requests our guests not to bring or leave any kind of plastic items during their stay. Any plastic item brought and used must be taken back. We appreciate your co-operation.
Spare a thought for how long waste takes to decompose:
Paper Towel - 2-4 weeks
Cigarette Butts - 10-12 years
Foamed Plastic Cups - 50 years
Plastic containers - 50-80 years
Plastic Bottles - 450 years
Disposable Diapers - 550 years
Plastic Bags - 200-1000 years!
What to expect at our estate
Estate - We have preserved this place as natural as we had found have found it. This estate was acquired in its pristine form and developed from January 2016 onwards. We have planted Coffee and Pepper in our estate. We do not have Tea Plantations. If you are looking for the Tea estate it is 3km from us.
Location - Kadumane Hills Estate is located on a hill top with a panoramic view of a valley of paddy fields and coffee estates amongst forests. We have taken care to preserve this place as natural as we had found it. In this natural setting guest cottages are built with modern facilities to make our guests feel comfortable.
Cottages - Each of our cottages is equipped with a sit-out overlooking natural valleys. The approximate area of our cottages is 15ft x 20ft. Cottage windows are fitted with a mesh to prevent insects from sneaking inside. There are no TVs. We want to our guests to spend and appreciate serene surroundings outdoors and also to connect to people around them. Our cottages are constructed with natural materials and are designed to have natural air circulation to keep cool inside. All our cottages are Non-AC but have fans.
Terrain - Our property is a hill with slopes and plateau at the top. Cottages are accessible by walk and vehicles. Cottage entrance has few steps from the approach estate road.
Roads - Our estate is 15km from the Sakleshpura town and well laid concrete roads make a comfortable drive. The last 1km leading up to the estate has kaccha roads taking you in the midst of forests and coffee estates. Before reaching the estate, the drive leads you to shallow stream which needs to be crossed.
Only 4x4 jeep vehicles are allowed at this crossing. All other guest vehicles need to be parked before this crossing at the designated parking lot and our
estate jeep will take you inside. Our estate entrance is 5 minute walk from this parking lot. One can also choose to walk this stretch and sure we'll transfer luggage to cottages.
Food - We serve popular vegetarian dishes of Malnad, South and North Indian cuisines. We also prepare Jain food without onion or garlic on request. We do not stock or serve alcoholic drinks. - BYOL.
Drinking Water - Filtered natural water from a dug well, fed from perennial mountain stream.
Senior and Disabled - The natural hilly terrain of our property poses challenges for everyone. If our guests have any disability or if there are senior citizens then please let us know in advance before booking so that we can accommodate by offering cottages near the Dine area, or cottages that can be accessed without steps. Such cottages are limited so please let us know in advance before booking your cottages.
We recommend our guests to check local weather conditions and accordingly plan for their stay in our estate.
During non-rainy seasons it is ideal for outdoor activities like trek, coffee plantation visit and for local tourism.
Rainy seasons limit outdoor activities. Please do co-ordinate with out team before planning such activities.
Check-in after 12 noon. and Check-out 11am next day
All payments are through digital payments. No Cash accepted
No onsite card payment facility.
50% - Minimum cancellation charges applicable.
NO REFUND in case of cancellations made less than 7 days from date of check-in