KODAGU (COORG) SP LATEST TARGET OF COORG HOMESTAYS TOUTS

Kodagu superintendent of police P. Rajendra Prasad (in picture) has also not been spared by touts soliciting business for homestays in Coorg. Addressing a meeting recently at Madikeri, the SP recalled how his vehicle was stopped around midnight by agents of homestays, asking him whether he wanted to stay at their homestay. They scooted only […]

NEXT GOA IN THE MAKING: IS COORG THE ILLEGAL HOMESTAYS CAPITAL OF INDIA?

By P.T. Bopanna Is Kodagu (Coorg) district in Karnataka the ‘illegal’ homestays capital of India? Are these illegal homestays engaged in prostitution racket, gambling and rave parties? The answer is in the affirmative because only 242 homestays are legal and the rest of the homestays estimated to number around 4,000 in Coorg are operating illegally. […]

Must visit Top Ten luxury Coorg Homestays of all time

Spring Dale Plantations Spring Dale Plantations Arapattu, Kadaga, Virajpet-Napoklu Road, Virajpet Mob: 098459 89898 Email: [email protected] Web: www.springdalecoorg.com The school Estate The School Estate Siddapur Tel: 08274-258 358, Mob: 094486 47559 Email: [email protected] Web: www.schoolestate.in Bird of Paradise Bird of Paradise Sona Floral Farms, Kudamangalore Kushal Nagar Tel: 08276-278 980, Mob: 098451 24026, 094484 60580 […]

A Home in Coorg

Its elevation, and the salubrious climate that Coorg enjoys for the better part of the year, makes it an ideal holiday destination.

Home Stay Mix-Ups!

Home-Stays have become so ubiquitous in Coorg that one can find umpteen places that offer hospitality on almost any road that you drive along. Just to be different, some of the homesteads call themselves Stay Homes! Couple of weeks ago we had the newly married daughter and son-in-law of our friends visit us from Bangalore […]

Karnataka to make online registration of Homestays compulsory

To weed out bogus homestays, Karnataka government has made it mandatory for all homestay owners to register their homestays in the tourism department portal. Sources in the tourism department said a government order will be issued shortly directing homestay owners to register their facilities before November 15, 2016, failing which legal action would be initiated. […]

Kodagu’s Charms

To say Kodagu is a tourist haven would be an understatement. The district has many interesting sights, from cascades, peaks to ancient temples and tombs, writes P T Bopanna The scenic Kodagu (erstwhile Coorg) district is a tourist paradise for nature lovers. Kodagu is not the sort of place for the routine tourist, undertaking a […]