Charming cardamom plantation retreat for walkers and nature-lovers, high on the emerald slopes of the Western Ghats
- Charming cardamom plantation retreat for walkers and nature-lovers, high on the emerald slopes of the Western Ghats
- All the rooms are spacious and the cottages and planter's villas are blessed with fabulous mountain views
- A nice quiet place to stay
Windermere Estate is located amidst 60 acres of Cardamom plantations at the merging point of the tea gardens, green forests and exotic plantations. The planterÆs family is right next door giving one the feel of a homely stay.
The sprawling estate resort has a total of 3 rooms. The farm House is a split level building of five cozy rooms with a large communal veranda and an interacting room, a wooden floored dining room and balcony with a view of the mountains. The Valley View rooms are set in verdant gardens with a lavish veranda and typical plantation home interior with a view of the Chithirapuram valley. The Cottages are large with an area of 600 square feet each. Even the king sized beds, the huge bathroom and heavy furniture leave enough space to swing a few hats. The huge window frames do justice to the picture perfect mountains beyond.
Spacious Dinning with an old fashioned fire place and wooden pillars. They offer a thoughtful choice of Continental, Oriental and Indian cuisine for meals as well as breakfasts.
On top of the dining is a library with books and materials on Plantation, Nature and a range of other subjects.
The Barn, our restaurant, is a sunlit, woody place that looks out into the hills, is exclusively reserved for our in-house guests.
The Glen is a tranquil space, carpeted with soft moss and wild flowers where you could recline comfortably with a book û or just your thoughts amidst the tranquillity of nature.
The estate resort organizes a variety of jungle treks, nature walks, mountain trek, waterfall trek etc. The resort also organizes sightseeing trips to nearby places like Mattupetty Indo Swiss live stock project, Eravikulam National park, Tea Museum, Marayoor etc.