The busy and beautiful city of Bangalore has seen it all: peace and quiet of a silent spot as well as the hustle and bustle of the new city life. It used to be a calm and tranquil place before the IT sector in India moved in and branded it with the logo of the “Silicon Valley of India” after which it was transformed into an active metropolitan city and as the hub of the country’s start up companies. Bangalore’s demography mainly comprises of the youth of the nation who are either trying hard to make it big in the ever-growing IT world or are working just as hard for good career. To escape from the cobwebs of this overloaded lifestyle, amazing and comfortable resorts in and around the city offer a serene atmosphere along with other enjoyable activities. The 15 best resorts both in and around Bangalore that provide the best comfort are listed here.
1. Golden Palms Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 20 kms approx.)
One of the most popular resorts around Bangalore, Golden Palms Resort, located in Hubbali, offers you a luxurious stay in their exquisite rooms along with gentle and warm hospitality. From the dense green cover to the Moorish – Spanish casitas based architecture, the resort is a heavenly place and a perfect site to unwind. The resort has about a hundred and fifty rooms and suites and also offers a wide range of activities like spa treatments, special restaurants and bars, swimming pool, fitness centre, business centre, exhibition centre, banquet and conference halls, wedding venues etc. The 135 meter swimming place in this resort is one of the biggest in the country. It is also equipped with recreational facilities like a play area for the children, billiards table, snooker, badminton courts, tennis court and a number of squash courts.
2. Guhantara Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 34 kms approx.)
The cave resort of Guhantara is a unique place to relax. The first underground cave resort of India, Guhantara Resort takes you on a journey of mankind through evolution. Located in Kaggalipura, which is 30 kilometres from Bangalore city, this resort offers an intoxicating stay with its gentle ambiance and the meticulous architecture. It also provides amenities like spa treatments, swimming pool, bonfire, trekking and many other games.
3. Urban Valley Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 26 kms approx.)
Located on the Kanakpura main road, a mere 45 minute ride away from Bangalore, Urban Valley resort is a perfect place to let go of your worries and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere offered by the lush green surroundings in this resort. Also ideal for short time adventure seekers, this resort offers a variety of water sports like jet skiing, kayaking, ATV biking etc. The calm lakeside atmosphere of Urban valley will infuse in you a balmy state of mind.
4. Mango Mist Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 25 kms approx.)
Ever wonder what it’ll be like to go back to the past to relive the amazing memories of an Indian childhood? The time spent climbing on the mango trees, savoring the sweet smell of the ripe mangoes intermingled with the wet mud, all that thrill and adventure, the fear and excitement of the unknown, the boundless joy acquired just by running around the trees with your friends. All this forms a beautiful part of our past and a chance to relive those memories is offered by this wondrous Mango Mist resort. Located in Harapanahalli, the resort provides a soothing green cover with a pleasant ambiance. Also provided are adventure sports and activities like a party pool, a dance floor, paint ball, fish spa etc.
5. Taj Kuteeram
(Distance from Bangalore – 38 kms approx.)
Located in Hessarghatta, just 30 kilometres from the Bangalore city, this eco-friendly Taj Kuteeram resort is like a kiss of nature. The scenic beauty combined with the elegant ambiance of this boutique resort will help you leave all your tensions behind and relish the atmosphere with your friends and family. This charming place also offers a selection of activities like ayurvedic spa, yoga centre and a spirituality centre.
6. RD’s Nature Retreat
(Distance from Bangalore – 47 kms approx.)
One of the most glamorous resorts of Bangalore is located on the Bannerghatta Road. Providing an astonishing range of adventure activities along with a true and fulfilling experience, RD’s Nature Retreat is a paradise for nature lovers. Treats offered here vary from rope activities and artificial waterfalls to beautiful swimming pool and artificial rain. Trekking and boating facilities are also provided here.
7. The Windflower Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 32 kms approx.)
Situated close to the Devanahalli airport, this picturesque resort sprawls over 7 acres of land. An ideal getaway from the city life, The Windflower is a breathtaking resort can be good for anything from a quiet holiday, large family gatherings, a get-together with friends, business meetings etc. A charming place to idle the mind for a while.
8. Emerald Isle Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 29 kms approx.)
Situated in Hoskote, on the Old Madras Road, Emerald Isle resort lies 27 kilometres from the city of Bangalore. Abuzz with exciting recreational activities like Table Tennis, Foosball, Billiards in a brilliant game room, the resort is an excellent place to play some games and spend quality time with your friends and family. The congenial atmosphere and friendly hospitality make this a truly remarkable place for a quiet stay.
9. Olde Bangalore Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 29 kms approx.)
If the city is getting on your nerves, a dash to this charming place in Tharabanahalli will be all that you require. With gorgeous tent accommodations and beautifully lit paths, Olde Bangalore resort transports you back in time. True to its name, it offers an enriching experience of the old city of Bangalore with the silent nights, cool breeze, morning chirps of the unseen birds away from the civilisation. It also offers amenities like an air-rifle shooting range, board room and a business centre.
10. Country Club
(Distance from Bangalore – 17 kms approx.)
A great place to spend an entire day doing leisure activities or just taking a breather, Country Club, located on the Marathahalli Outer Ring Road (the technological hub of Bangalore), offers both entertainment and relaxation right in the middle of the city. Equipped with Moksh Gym, Moksh Health Spa, swimming pool, Squash Court, several indoor games and a children’s play area, this resort also offers you a pure Satwik food. With luxurious rooms and palatial ambiance, a break to Country Club might just be all you need to unwind. Ideal for conferences and banquets too.
11. Angsana Oasis Spa and Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 27 kms approx.)
Offering a variety of splendid rooms, Angsana Oasis spa and resort provides a wonderful experience of a stay with their green, well-manicured lawns, a plush swimming pool and brilliant architecture. Situated in Rajankunte on the Main Doddaballapur Road, this resort is fully equipped with a good library, a day care centre, business centre as well as Secretarial Services. Health and Beauty facilities include Hydro Massage Baths, Hydro Therapy, Beauty Salon, Thai Spa, Pavilions, Ayurvedic Pavilions, Meditation / Yoga Room, Sauna and Steam and a gorgeous Jacuzzi. They also have many sports activities and facilities for children.
12. Royal Orchid Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 15 kms approx.)
Located in Yelahanka, the heart of the city, Royal Orchid resort covers 8 acres of green land. Perfect rooms with all the amenities served with kind hospitality, this resort makes a splendid place for social engagements or conferences too. A short ride to the International Airport, makes this an amazing facility in a prime location. Providing all the amenities required for a comfortable and enjoyable stay, this resort is truly one of a kind.
13. Clarks Exotica Resort & Spa
(Distance from Bangalore – 30 kms approx.)
Sitting snugly on the Devanahalli Road, in the middle of a busy city life, Clarks Exotica resort & spa provides not only a break for your mind but also a feast for your eyes. The majestic resort provides with an extravagant stay complete with all the amenities. At night, the resort, embellished with alluring lights, shimmers like glitter.
14. Ramanashree California Club and Resort
(Distance from Bangalore – 19 kms approx.)
Very close to Bangalore airport, Ramanashree California club and resort is ideal for a break from the daily struggles of life. They provide beautiful rooms with a chic service and a merry time. They have a multi-cuisine restaurant, several conference halls, delicious buffet and an array of cocktails, a fully equipped gym and many indoor and outdoor games.
15. Parkfield Resotel
(Distance from Bangalore – 36 kms approx.)
Uncommon in India, a resotel is a resort combined with a hotel. This unique experience is offered by Parkfield Resotel, located in Hoskote off the Chintamani Road. The beauty of the resotel is enough to leave you speechless. Further combined with a Blue Lagoon (pool), outdoor games facility, a library, several conference rooms, a meditation zone, make this spot an ideal location to enjoy a peaceful holiday.
These are 15 of the most wonderful resorts in and around Bangalore that offer comfortable stay along with all the necessary and fun amenities.