Teanest Nightingale

Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu

What to know before you go?

- The property is located in Kothagiri- an unexplored haven of Tamil Nadu. Kotagiri is situated at an elevation of around 1,793 m above sea level

- The tea estates that surround the mansion create beautiful geometric patterns across the rolling landscape. Embark on an interactive tea tour where you get to see the entire tea making process with all the detailing that goes into it

- While staying there, experience the culinary journey of uncooked food through the birders dictionary

- Activities like vineyard visits, bird watching, tea tours, horse riding, high field golf course are a must-do while here

 

About the property

Situated in Kotagiri, a handsome mansion built around tea gardens and craggy mountains amidst spectacular views. Kotagiri is a small hill station in Nilgiris, very similar to Ooty and Coonoor in landscape, but less crowded. It is located about 29 kms east of Ooty and 19 kms northeast of Coonoor. This little village is tucked inside the blue mountains covered with lush green shola forests. The resort is set amidst dense tea plantation and is surrounded by lush greenery which makes it a haven for birds. Teanest Nightingale is based on the concept of endemic species of birds found in Kotagiri namely Scarlett Minivet, Hoopoe, Magpie Robin & Emerald Dove. The rooms at this stunning mansion are also named after the famous birds of Nilgiris –scarlet minivet, hoopoe, magpie robins, emerald dove. Each room is tastefully furnished with subtle colonial touches and has a double bed and period furniture. There is a common lounge and veranda along with a charming lawn with a view that takes in the panoramic sweep of tea estates and craggy mountains. Take a quick tour of the charming tea factory located in Kotagiri. Embark on an interactive tour where you get to see the entire tea making process with all the detailing that goes into it. Visit Kookkal Vineyards, the only vineyard estate in the Nilgiris, the highest altitude vineyards in India, and one of the highest in the entire world. Have a guided visit in the vineyards and experience a grape harvest. The tour guides will explain to you the unique features and benefits of high altitude viticulture practices at Kookkal. Enjoy the breathtaking panorama and the exceptional setting of the vineyards, overlooking the Kookkal valley, surrounded by peaks that protect our unique microclimate. Indulge in a one of its kind paired tasting of luxury covertures chocolates and rare proprietary Nilgiris tea blends from “Bresserts” a gourmet foods brand having its origin in Kookkal and the Nilgiris

 

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Scarlet Minivet From 5000/night

The room is about 300 sq feet of spacious comfort with a loft of 100sq feet. The room has a king size bed and the loft has a bed to accommodate 2 children under 12 years. The room has its own sit out with the views that embrace the tea plantation of the Blue Mountains. The room has an attached bath, tea/coffee kettle, mini fridge and a flat screen television.

Upto 3 Adults Breakfast Included

Hoopoe From 5000/night

The room is about 300 sq feet of spacious comfort with a loft of 100sq feet. The room has a king size bed and the loft has a bed to accommodate 2 children under 12 years. The room has its own sit out with the views that embrace the tea plantation of the Blue Mountains. The room has an attached bath, tea/coffee kettle, mini fridge and a flat screen television.

Upto 3 Adults Breakfast Included

Emerald Dove From 4250/night

The room is about 280sq feet of spacious comfort with a king size bed. The room has its own sit out with the views that embrace the tea plantation of the Blue Mountains. The room has an attached bath, tea/coffee kettle, mini fridge and a flat screen television.

Upto 3 Adults Breakfast Included

Magpie Robin From 4250/night

The room is about 280sq feet of spacious comfort with a king size bed. The room has its own sit out with the views that embrace the tea plantation of the Blue Mountains. The room has an attached bath, tea/coffee kettle, mini fridge and a flat screen television

Upto 3 Adults Breakfast Included

RESERVATIONS

Cancellation Policy:

  • If cancellations is made 15 days prior to the arrival, no cancellation charges will apply.

  • If cancellations are made within 15 days of the arrival, no refund will be processed but we can provide credit note for the same amount.

Check-In

  • 1300 hours

Check-Out

  • 1100 hours

Extra bed Policy

  • Extra bed charges for children between 5 -2 years is INR 413 per night

  • Extra bed charges for children 12 years and above – Rs. 679 per night

Kotagiri is well connected to the rest of India via roadways. Regular bus services are available to and fro the town of Kotagiri. There is no direct flight or rail connectivity, however, to Kotagiri. The nearest airport is in Coimbatore, approximately around 70 km from Kotagiri. Coonoor railway station is the nearest railway station to Kotagiri, 23 km away from the same.