Luxury Vacation Homes to Unwind in Southern India

SaffronStay’s beautiful South Indian luxury vacation homes capture the character of traditional South Indian houses. Stone walkways, a wealth of greenery on the land, the perfume of fresh flowers, the pattern on the mud floors, the comfortable yard, and the aroma of coconut and spices can all be found in our homes whether in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Karnataka. The vacation homes in South India are the place to go if you’re looking for a peaceful holiday with warm local hospitality. Come here to enjoy the finest of South Indian culture, customs, lifestyle, and food.

SaffronStays Ocean Pearl, Hejamady:

SaffronStays Ocean Pearl, Hejamady is a rustic traditional 3-bedroom villa nestled between the beautiful Hejamady seashore on one side and secluded backwaters on the other. With Mangalore-style architecture, this magnificent holiday home is around 27 kilometres from Mangalore International Airport. The spacious living room with Mangalore tiled ceiling and traditional decor greets guests. As you stroll beyond the living area, you’ll notice three bedrooms, each with an ensuite bathroom and access to a spacious porch that wraps around the house.

Guests can also play interesting indoor games or relax with a cup of chai on the wide verandah of the house. Guests can go to the Hejamady beach to enjoy a leisurely stroll in the evening or relax while viewing the peaceful sunset. What about food? Our in-house chef serves fresh-caught seafood and meals crafted with regional ingredients to guests.

SaffronStays Riverstone, Mysore:

The interior of this three-bedroom, pet-friendly waterfront home is decorated in a lux-modern style with exquisite chandeliers, lamps, and plants. SaffronStays Riverstone, Mysore, tucked away in the beautiful vegetation of Mysuru, is 17 kilometres from the Mysore Railway Station and 32 km from the Mysuru Airport. The home is located just 30 minutes from the Mysore Palace and the city centre.

Large living and dining areas, bedrooms with private bathrooms, and a charming verandah with views of the garden and river are all features of the house. Enjoy the warmth of the campfire in the evening, or take a stroll along the river terrace by the banks of the Kaveri river and lawns lined with coconut plantations and vibrant flowers. The residence is completely serviced with an on-site caretaker committed to making your stay hassle-free.

SaffronStays Calamondinn Bungalow, Coorg:

This Coorg homestay, surrounded by coffee plantations, is an ideal setting for guests to get away from the rush and bustle of the city and absorb nature. It’s a place to appreciate the little things in life, like hearing the birds sing, smelling the flowers in the garden, and sipping freshly grounded coffee. SaffronStays Calamondinn Bungalow, Coorg greets guests with a comfortable and rustic living area decorated with luxury artefacts, paintings, and pictures.

A grande signature villa with four bedrooms that provide a relaxing stay for your family or friends. Built in the 1890s, this estate offers enough opportunities for guests to explore and immerse themselves in Coorg’s flora and animals. This is the place to go if you want to slow it down.

SaffronStays Milton Abbott, Ooty:

The 19th-century British colonial estate features 3 accommodations, namely SaffronStays Milton Abbott Estate (Heritage Family Room), Ooty, SaffronStays Milton Abbott Estate (Heritage Suites), Ooty and SaffronStays Milton Abbott Estate (Heritage Room), Ooty. The bungalow is situated on an estate covered with tall pines, and the guests are welcomed with a magnificent sitting room that overlooks the estate’s verdant grounds. Family vacationers and couples will love this home’s blissful quietude and breathtaking natural views.

Take a stroll through the serene meadows or along the golf course to unwind, lay down a yoga mat in the gardens for meditative silence, enjoy coffee with loved ones, or cuddle up by the fireplace. Our chef will prepare some delectable Tamil, Sri Lankan, and English dishes for you to share with your friends and family. Enjoy a lovely candlelight dinner on the lawn and indulge in stargazing on a chilly winter night with a warm bonfire. What else? As the property has consistently won the Ooty Flower Show, our on-site caretaker has some helpful gardening advice for you.

SaffronStays Coorg Toddy Farms, Coorg:

SaffronStays Coorg Toddy Farms, Coorg, is a 3-bedroom, elderly-friendly property on a 8.5-acre gorgeous estate near the Harangi Backwaters. The home overlooks the glittering backwaters, acres of trees and greenery. The home is ideal for 2-3 small families or couples, with a classic verandah leading to a spacious living and dining area. The backwaters are visible from every room in the house. Guests may also explore the neighbouring walking route, which includes unique flora and fauna. The in-house chef will treat you to some mouth-watering authentic Coorg-style meals or an excellent BBQ while you feast on delicacies. Enjoy stargazing under the clear night sky and huddle around the bonfire to create memories of a lifetime.

SaffronStays Nandanvan Estate, Kodaikanal:

SaffronStays Nandanvan Estate, Kodaikanal, is a 3-bedroom pet-friendly home located 125 kilometres from Madurai Airport. Architectural Digest named it one of the best pet-friendly villas in India, so bring your furry friends. This 35-acre coffee estate, run by third-generation coffee farmers, was created to enjoy an exceptional cup of coffee with friends while safeguarding the environment. The house has a cosy living room, a dining space, a library, and a lush garden. Plan a picnic by the creek or take a guided tour of the farm where coffee is cultivated utilizing rainwater collection.

In the evening, guests may relax in the gazebo with a cup of freshly brewed coffee and take in the breathtaking views of the lush green mountains. Our in-house chef can provide healthful home-cooked meals utilizing fresh products purchased locally. Try our south Indian recipes, including mixed veg gravy, veg biryani, chicken biryani, and chicken fry.

The SaffronStays villas above are fantastic for a peaceful vacation in Southern India. These homes are located amidst the lush greenery of South India, providing spectacular views from the comfort of the balcony. Whether travelling with family or friends, these villas can accommodate everyone while remaining uncrowded due to their immense size. For a relaxing yet luxurious experience, plan a trip to these villas.

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