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From private bungalows on the banks of the river and sky-lit bathrooms to riverside barbecues and tranquil nature walks, Amanvana is a truly magical place with something for each member of the family, and something for every mood. It’s your perfect getaway from the bustle of the city, and a marvellous way to pamper and restore your soul.
Amanvana – River and I
Coorg is a beautiful district tucked away in the Western Ghats mountain range which is famous for its coffee estates and hospitality. The River Kaveri, the most important river in South India takes birth amidst the lush evergreen forests in the land of Coorg. At Amanvana you can experience this perfect blend - The River Kaveri as well as Coorg hospitality at its best. The aesthetic look combines with the tranquillity of the river that flows at its own pace. The ability to enhance the beauty of a beautiful place…
Escape is the norm
To ‘get-away’ from it all! Relaxation is the aim and comfort in every aspect. Simple, yet sophisticated the promoters of Amanvana spa resort wished to cater to a yearning for returning to the essentials and to remind ourselves what the essentials really are. From the bustling road outside a door opens into a world where there is a sense of calm, a journey from the chaos to the sublime.
The Amanvana Logo
The five dots showcase the five elements - the Earth, Water, Fire, Wind and Space, that blend to perfection at Amanvana. The green dots follow the rhythm and appear to subtly follow you on the pathways of the resort and to escort you into your bungalows and around the entire resort.
The Birds, Bees and Bungalows
Amanvana is home to over 300 species of plants. There is a herb garden, a vegetable garden and individual courtyards filled with over 300 species of plants put together to flow in harmony with the colour theme of the bungalows i.e. red, yellow and green. Red bungalows have red Hibiscus, yellow has beautiful yellow Lantanas and green has an abundance of white flowers. Simple textures, hand-woven banana fiber blinds, hand-made flooring tiles, stones of different variety laid in patterns to inspire you to walk barefoot, all the elements blend to make our backdrop one that our guests can bask in.
Keep calm and visit our spa
Amanvana has over 40 treatments ranging from massages, scrubs and customised treatments. The Bamboo-lined swimming pool, Jacuzzi and cascade are at your service. So keep calm and get your favourite massage. Relax by the poolside, enjoy our Jacuzzi and rejuvenate.
Take a walk or a trek
Take a walk along the winding pathways. Pluck a ripe custard Apple or Guava. Nibble on the Mulberries, look up and admire the abundance of ripe Papayas. An astonishing treat for the city dwellers and their little ones! Enjoy the nature walk conducted by our friendly staff and educate yourselves on Coffee during your plantation visit.The guided eight island trek helps you to explore the beautiful islands with their varied flora and fauna. Some islands full of trees, some filled with sand. Take your pick. They are yours this evening.
Be entertained under the stars
Watch a movie in our amphitheater. Get pampered as our staffs serve you cocktails and snacks to enjoy the experience. Get distracted by the stars in the clear night sky that try to compete for your attention. It’s time for starry night.
Switch on the green dots
Amanvana is full of special lights that enhance your stay at the resort. In your bungalows, these lights have been highlighted with little green dots. Switch the green dot in your bedroom and the overhead beam will light up like the moon behind clouds. In the bath room, the light at the planter box lends a special glow which lets you have a conversation with the moon... Lastly, our courtyard lights create a calming ambience, whether you choose to talk, share a drink with friends or simply sit by yourself in the chairs and read…
Location, Location, Location
Amanvana is located about 10 kms from Golden temple in Bailkuppe - one of the largest Tibetan settlements and the ashram of the Dalai Lama and the famed Golden temple. Dubare, the elephant camp and the bathing of elephants along with beautiful island is the prime attraction for tourists. Harangi Dam is a reservoir and a tourist attraction all year round. The other places of interest are Madikeri - the capital of Kodagu which is 24 kms away from Bagamandala - the birth place of Kaveri, which is 45 kms away.