Luxury! This word screams a perfect place to relax with elegant décor and premium facilities to cater to every need and suit every traveler. Are you someone who was planning a luxury getaway but it turned out to be the worst time of your life because of the COVID-19 crisis. If yes, then don’t worry because you can still experience India’s luxury hospitality culture with a trip to The Tamara, Coorg.
This resort is a true reflection of elegance and comfort. Away from the cacophony of crowded tourist destinations, The Tamara holds true to everything that luxury stands for and allows you to discover your serenity in solitude. If you want to enjoy their philosophy of offering unique and personalized experiences away from your mundane life, pack your bags, and head to this property suspended in the beauty of nature.
Note: We know it is scary to travel during these dire times but travelers can book a stay at The Tamara at any given point of time due to the safety measures undertaken by the management. The Raksha Initiative: a guide to health, hygiene, and safety at the time of COVID-19 has been prepared by the resort to ensure a memorable experience for all guests.
The Tamara: A blend of Luxury and Nature
The Tamara is a blend of luxury and nature surrounded by coffee plantations, clear water streams, and waterfalls. This Eco-resort is spread across 180 acres of land with picturesque views of stunning sunsets and breath-taking hills, fulfilling your desire for a rejuvenating vacation.
Tamara refers to the Lotus, a reflection of divinity and purity. The architecture of this nature-celebrating abode has drawn inspiration from the concept of Tri Hita Karana, the traditional philosophy of life in Bali, which states that the universe can be in balance when Nature, God, and Man live in harmony.
Relax your mind, body and soul at the Elevation Spa
The elevation spa is your gateway to discover the tranquillity within you. This is where you can completely revitalize yourself. It is inspired by a particular concept of wellness known as Antar Mauna, which means inner silence.
The award-winning spa uses local ingredients in its specially curated therapies for the revitalization and detoxification of the body. The Aranya Shalee Anubhava and Kalpa Anubhava will result in the much-needed relaxation of mind and body. Don’t forget to try out Abhydhara, a traditional blend of Ayurvedic rituals dealing with blood pressure, anxiety, stress, and insomniaTamara’s outdoor experiences
Experience a combination of food, luxury and nature
The Tamara takes care of you on a completely different level. If you do not want to be confined to your rooms or the hotel premises, take up this resort’s Forest Therapy, Outdoor dining, and Blossom to Brew experiences.
Forest Therapy: This specially curated experience has drawn its inspiration from Japanese philosophies. Guests can embark on a quiet journey and walk along a private trail of the property outside the premises. Soak in the silence and feel the cool breeze as you walk through the forest and reach a gazebo. You can be a part of a breathing and meditation session taken by a Yoga guru over here. Your rejuvenating experience ends with a foot massage at the award-winning Elevation Spa.
You can also treat yourself to a blend of gourmet food, luxury, and nature with an outdoor fine dining experience with your loved one under starry skies. If you love coffee, be a part of Blossom to brew the experience of making your own coffee right from scratch with the help of Tamara’s coffee connoisseur.
How to reach
The Tamara is easily accessible by road and is almost a 7-hour drive from Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport. The fastest way is via NH75 or Mysore Rd and Thalaserry- Mysore Rd. If driving seems cumbersome, you can always take a train to Mysore and hire a cab to reach the luxury Eco-resort.
Route: Via NH75
Distance: 333 km
Time: 6.5 hours
Route: Via Mysore Rd and Thalaserry- Mysore Rd
Distance: 302 km
Time: 6.5 hours
Raksha: A COVID-19 Initiative
All guests who are registered will be allowed into the resort. Non-residential guests will not be allowed to enter with prior intimation of their arrival. Guests will be subject to regular body temperature checks by a contactless thermometer. It is mandatory for all guests to have Aarogya Setu app installed on smartphones.
Social distancing norms require a minimum of 2ft distance between everyone staying at the resort. Face Mask is also mandatory. Hand sanitizers and face masks will be available at the reception and every room.
Curated by Ruchit Rastogi