Homestays in Chikmagalur

For those of you looking for a more relaxed visit to Chikmagalur there are many homestays in Chikmagalur district run by traditional Malnad families that are more about coffee plantation stays in Chikmagalur. Since 1850s many traditional families are growing coffee, tea, pepper and cardamom for their living. These are coffee plantations with bungalows, houses or traditional Malnad houses which are converted to homestays. The concept of homestays gained popularity in 1990s. Some of the good curated resorts in Chikmagalur which have come up with swimming pool, rope activities and adventure sports.

List of Best Homestays in Chikmagalur


Premium Heritage Homestay Chikmagalur India

Premium Heritage Homestay can be best described as a 60’s styled plantation bungalow with architecture and interiors that blurs the


Holiday in Woods at 15Kms Chikmagalur India

This Homestay is an exquisite homestay where nature’s beauty will leave you spellbound. This spectacular greenery here provides you a


A Malnad Homestay near Aldur Chikmagalur India

This homestay located in a coffee estate with beautiful view of Kanchinakalldurga Fort, We have opened up our ancestral plantation home


Giri Homestay near Baba Budangiri Chikmagalur India

Home stay is situated at a height of 4450 Ft above sea level with renowned Devirammana betta in the back drop in the west and overlooking a vast rural area spread over the foothills in the east.


Homestay Near Mudigere Mudigere India

An incredible Homestay in the midst of Nature’s Lush green canopy in the heart of Mudigere, The enchanted natural world


Homestay Near Sringeri Chikmagalur India

Homestay Near Sringeri situated on a mountain top, in the midst of Nature’s abundance, where we cultivate coffee, tea, cardamom,


Chikkamagaluru Heritage Homestay Chikmagalur India

Welcome to the Chikkamagaluru Heritage Homestay, a homestay located in the land of coffee, Chikkamagaluru. Where you can find the glory of nature at her luxurious best.


Comfort Homestay Mudigere India

Nestled 3700 feet above from sea level near the foothills of Western Ghats of Chikmagalur in the southern Karnataka eco


Hilltop Village Homestay Mudigere India

Hilltop Village Homestay is situated in a village near Mudigere Taluk ,Chikmagalur District, Karnataka State. Hilltop Village Homestay is located 20.8 km


Nature 360° Homestay Mudigere India

Hearty hospitality has always remained one of the most valued fine traditions of the Indian culture. A guest visiting a


Coffee Plantation Homestay Chikmagalur

This would be a wonderful place for family and friends to take a getaway. Best Sunrise and Sun Spot View is available and Also for Best Nature Photography.


Wilderness Bhadra Chikmagalur India

Wilderness Bhadra is recommended for those looking for a plantation, forest, village, trekking experiences and looking to explore Chikmagalur rather than


Heritage Homestay Chikmagalur India

Heritage Homestay offers beautiful bed & breakfast style accommodation and total relaxation in lush tropical gardens of coffee plantation


Keremakki Estate Homestay Chikmagalur India

Chikmagalur is situated in south western part of Karnataka. Carved against a mountainous canvas this beautiful malnad district is full


Danihalli Homestay Chikmagalur

Experience the best hospitality at Chikmagalur, midst the scenic beauty of Malnad's lush green forests and widespread coffee plantations. Its situated at just 25 ks from Chikmagalur.


Avathi Homestay Chikmagalur

Three spacious bedrooms with attached bathrooms with 24 hours hot water supply. Round the clock electricity. A beautiful Library.


Travelers Bungalow Homestay Chikmagalur India

Experience and share the unique hospitality. Homestay is a premium accommodation alternative that is a representation of Indian hospitality at its best.


Kemmangundi Homestay Chikmagalur

A Delightful and memorable getaway a midst pristine, scenic and serene home-stay situated in the breath taking climes of Kemmanagundi.


Yelegudgi Homestay Chikmagalur

All rooms are tastefully furnished, comfortable and spacious. Each room is provided with modern facilities, private en-suite bathrooms and a king-size bed.


Western Ghats Adventure Camp Mudigere India

A variety of accommodation options ranging from heritage house stay, Swiss Tent Accommodation, Tent Camping is available with affordable price.


Tusker Trail Homestay Chikmagalur India

The homestay is known for their warmth and hospitality so you can be rest assured about a comfortable stay coupled with delicious home cooked food.


Sheshagiri Homestay Chikmagalur

Sheshagiri homestay is perfect for domestic travelers visiting with family members or friends to Sringeri.


Beanzone Homestay Chikmagalur India

Beanzone Homestay, A perfect getaway, a perfect bliss, a perfect place where you can unwind and feel at home. We


Mekanagadde Homestay Mudigere India

Mekanagadde Homestay, a homestay in Chikmagalur combines the comfort and personal hospitality, informality and local knowledge enjoyed when staying with

Chikmagalur as a Weekend Getaway Destination

Chikmagalur in recent years became one of the most hot destination in Karnataka for travelers from across India to spend holiday with Chikmagalur family and to experience joy with nature. People are finding Chikmagalur as their nearest weekend getaway destination. We have handpicked some of the best homestays that shares true ethics of homestay concepts. People can easy select one of the homestay according to their choice and leave a message to us, rest we will take care.

Chikmagalur homestay visitors include couples, family groups, friends group and corporate teams. The requirements of each group varies from laid back holiday relaxation to adventure activities that include trekking, water sports and games. We cater to all the types of crowds those seeking experiential stays to adventure holiday seekers. Collectively it’s all our duty towards taking the pristine Chikmagalur district towards eco-tourism and sustainability for future needs of younger generation.

Best Experiential Homestay in Chikmagalur

Homestays in Chikmagalur
Heritage Homestays in Chikmagalur

To experience a relaxed holiday, staying at homestays run by traditional Malnad family will give you an insight into Coffee planter’s life, Coffee culture, local culture and traditions of Malnad who are known for their hospitality.

Malnad Food

You get to taste traditional Malnad food that are authentic and unique cuisine in South India, which is predominantly rice based- Akki rotti. Shevige Kesa, different variety of pickles, Honey and wine. Non-veg menu like fish, country chicken, pork and mutton.

Bonfire evening at homestay
Bonfire evening at homestay

The homestays will arrange visit to coffee plantations, wildlife safaris, trek to nearest hill with permissions from forest department, Waterfalls, nearest temples and places of importance etc. Your day won’t be complete without a bonfire and barbeque, so the host will arrange it to you.

Seasonal Fruits

Many homestays grow fruits at their backyard like oranges. Lychee, Guava, Jamun, Sapota, Pineapple, Jack fruit, Mango, star fruit, dragon fruit, Anjeer that is seasonal, wines are made out of these fruits.

Role of Homestays In Chikmagalur Tourism

Stays in Chikmagalur

Homestays in Chikmagalur are one of the best accommodation option available, as there are lots of other staying options like Home stays, hotels, tree huts…. Chikmagalur homestays is a best way to stay and enjoy your holidays. With your family members and to forget your hectic office days. You will get delicious Malnad cuisine in the Chikmagalur Homestay to taste and enjoy. 

Kyatanamakki Trekking Point
Kyatanamakki Hill Station

Staying in Chikmagalur is one of the most favorite choice for the tourists. From the homestay, visitors can rejuvenate their body and mind. Removing tension and also a well relief for the children from the busy school life. When you leave the homestay you will be recharged and refreshed. All your energy will be restored.

Chikmagalur Homestays with best Rating


Chikmagalur homestays with highest user ratings are one of the best way to choose or rate an accommodation. Looking for a quiet and calm environment go for a homestay which is situated in a village, where you will get nice homely host and homely food prepared by themselves with your choice. Extra expenses can be reduced and you can live like Chikmagalur Villagers.

chikmagalur homestay amid coffee plantation
chikmagalur homestay amid coffee plantation

Explore the unexplored places in Chikmagalur. Which is an additional benefit of Chikmagalur homestays And always go for a homestay which is equidistant from all of popular Chikmagalur tourist attractions. If you have already visited Chikmagalur then try our curated homestays in Sakleshpur which are again rich in heritage and hospitality.

How to Choose a Homestay in Chikmagalur?

1. View of the coffee plantation or nature from your homestay

The best vacation mornings in Chikmagalur start with the refreshing view of coffee estates in Chikmagalur which is unique and can be experienced only in a few places in the world when you wake up and remove your curtains or come out to the balcony. The best homestays in Chikmagalur offer rooms that have a verdant view of green slopped mountains from the glass windows of the room. If possible when you make a reservation, just confirm in advance about the view of the coffee estates in Chikmagalur from your room with your booking partner.

2. Review online reviews and ratings for your homestay

There are multiple ways like TripAdvisor and Google My Business that provide detailed reviews and tips from guests who have already stayed in various homestays in Chikmagalur. Go through the reviews and that will help you shortlist some of the best homestays in Chikmagalur and the rooms that are apt for you and always remember that what may be best for someone else may not be the best for you. There is a handy section of tips on most online sites that provides tips from guests who have already stayed in the homestay which can be quite useful in shortlisting what is best for you.

3. Distance from Chikmagalur Town

Chikmagalur boasts of several homestays and cottages that suits guests from friends, couple to family groups. Around Chikmagalur, there are several tourist spots for guests who are visiting Chikmagalur but to enjoy Chikmagalur to the maximum you need to stay at the right homestay that will offer you best hospitality from local hosts. Along with the views of the coffee plantations also consider the distance from the Chikmagalur town as the traveling through the winding hills in Chikmagalur takes time to reach the destination. Consider the distance from Chikmagalur town when you shortlist your homestay in Chikmagalur or consider extending your stay for one more day.

4. Guests hospitality of the Homestay

Stay in the best homestay that should provide guidance, recreation and friendly host to the holiday seekers and couples. The superiority of the hospitality of the host in the homestay is what differentiates the best from the rest. Only the homestays that can offer tasty malnad food and quality service to guests will offer you a great vacation experience.

5. Your Budget

The last consideration is your own budget. If you cannot afford the most luxurious homestay in Chikmagalur, look for more affordable alternatives that are just as exotic and offer the same amenities so that you have a comfortable time.

FAQs About Homestays in Chikmagalur

What are the best Chikmagalur homestays for groups?

The best homestays in Chikmagalur for groups are Western Ghats Adventure Camp, Beanzone Homestay, Giri Homestay near Baba Budangiri, Serenity and Peace Homestay, Tea Plantation Homestay and Mekanagadde Homestay.

What is the price range of Homestays in Chikmagalur?

Good homestays in Chikmagalur starts at 1800 Rs to 3500 Rs. Since homestays are remotly placed far away from city, most of them provide AP meals included in tariff.
Homestays close to town provide homestay with cheaper rates without proper hospitality and nature.

Which are the swimming pool homestays in Chikmagalur?

Looking for a homestay with swimming pool to have fun under the sun. Here is a list of homestays with swimming pool in Chikmagalur – Luxury Homestay Near Mullayanagiri

How far is Chikmagalur from Bangalore?

Bangalore to Chikmagalur distance is 245 Km via NH 75. Nearest airports are Mangalore and Bangalore.

Which are the best homestays for team outing in Chikmagalur?

Take a look at the best ones for your next trip! – Beanzone Homestay, Western Ghats Adventure Camp, Tea Plantation Homestay, Mekanagadde Homestay, Serenity and Peace Homestay and Danihalli Homestay.

What is the temperature in Chikmagalur in June Monsoon Season?

Chikmagalur on whole receives a good amount of rainfall during monsoon that extends from June to September. The average temperature min 20° C and max 28° C.

How many days will it take to see Chikmagalur?

Chikmagalur is moderately a big district consisting of many beautiful mountains, waterfalls and wildlife extended everywhere , so requires two to three days.

What are the things to do in Chikmagalur?

Things to do in Chikmagalur: Trekking at Mullayanagiri, Explore Caves at Baba Budangiri, Visit Kemmangundi, Explore the Coffee Culture of Chikmagalur, Take a ride to Hebbe Falls, Play a golf game at Chikmagalur Golf Club, Rafting at Bhadra, Explore Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Explore Kalasa, Trekking to Ettina Bhuja near Mudigere, Visit Beautiful hideaway Devaramane

What are the places to visit in Chikmagalur?

Mullayanagiri – Tapasvi Mullappa Swamy Temple, Sunset Point, and Nandi Statue. Z Point – Trekking, and mountain biking 
Baba Budangiri – Dattatreya peetha, and Baba Budan Giri Dargah, Hebbe Falls
Veera Narayana Temple
Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary 
Coffee Museum Chikmagalur
Hirekolale Lake
Mudigere – Ettina Bhuja Trekking, Devaramane, Pandavar Gudda
Kalasa –
 Kudremukh – Bhagavathi Nature Camp, Surimale Falls, and Kadambi Waterfalls. 
 Horanadu Annapoorneshwari Temple 
Sringeri – Sringeri Sharada Peetham, Sirimane waterfalls

How far is Chikmagalur from Bangalore?

Bangalore to Chikmagalur distance is 245 Km via NH 75. Nearest airports are Mangalore and Bangalore.

Which location have largest number of Homestays in Chikmagalur?

Chikmagalur taluk has the highest number of homestays in Chikmagalur. If you want to avoid crowded places then you can check Mudigere, Koppa and Kalasa regions.

Is Chikmagalur too hot in Summer

No. Except in town limits the temperature remains cool in high altitudes, estate and forest covers.

Are dogs allowed at homestay?

Yes dogs are allowed but not all homestays allow pets. There are pet-friendly homestays which we can help you in finding the best to you.