The Serai Chikmagalur

A rejuvenating experience for the modern traveller

private pool at The Residence
our Estate Villa With Private Pool in Chikmagalur
view from the balcony of one of our rooms in Chikmagalur

Chikamagalur is located amidst the scenic Western Ghats and lined up with large forests and pristine rivers. It is well connected via a national highway and is one of the best weekend getaways from Bangalore. It is located about 244 kilometres from Bangalore and can be reached in about four hours and twenty minutes. Take some time off from your busy schedule and visit this serene location that is enveloped by deciduous forests, vast coffee estates and sanctuaries which house a plethora of wild animals.

About The Serai

The Serai is a group of luxury resorts set in beautiful natural destinations all across India.

Our resorts are designed to cater to every need of our guests and help them form fond memories that will last a lifetime.

pool and exterior facade of The Serai Chikmagalur
our pool brilliantly lit up

Visit The Serai Chikmagalur, the best time to visit us is between September and March as the monsoon gives birth to a variety of small streams and cascading waterfalls which are a sight to behold. We will help you indulge in a variety of experiences that will rejuvenate your mind, body and soul thoroughly.

Experiences available at The Serai Chikmagalur

Coffee Plantation Walk

Take a guided tour among the vast coffee estates present around our resort in Chikmagalur. Learn about the origins of this refreshing drink during a 1-hour walk through the estates.

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a pile of coffee beans

A Journey from Bean to Cup

Experience the journey of coffee from a bean to the cup in this invigorating session which ends with you sipping a fresh serving of coffee at the lounge bar at The Serai Chikmagalur.

Mountain Bike Trail

The Mountain Bike Trail is perfect for both amateurs and experienced cycling enthusiasts. Explore the vast biking trails present around our resorts which stretch for about 15-20 kilometres and can be covered in about two hours.

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A Trek to Mullayanagiri

Mullayanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka standing at a height of 1,930 metres above sea level. When you ascend to the peak of this mountain, you can enjoy mind-boggling views of Chikmagalur. You can also take a jeep ride up to a certain point from where it is a short hike to the top of the peak. This experience takes about half a day to complete.


An in-house yoga trainer is present at our resort in Chikmagalur to help you stretch, relax and replenish yourself. Keep yourself fit and active even while on your vacation with our yoga sessions.

people practicing Yoga at The Serai Chikmagalur
outdoor dining set up at our resort

Romantic Dinners

Dine amidst nature and the stars at our resort in Chikmagalur. Our experienced chefs cook up a storm as per your tastes. Additionally, our friendly staff will make sure that all your needs are met. This will help you have a memorable dining experience at our resort in Chikmagalur.

Bird watching

The forests around our resort in Chikmagalur accommodate a variety of aviary species like drongos, parakeets, bee-eaters, golden orioles and much more. Spot these and many other species of birds that are present in the forests of Chikmagalur.

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If you are looking for the best getaways from Bangalore where there is no traffic, tension and boredom, then Chikmagalur should be the place you should visit. Take a break from your everyday life and visit one of the best weekend getaway locations from Bangalore today.

view of tables at Odyssey Restaurant at The Serai Chikmagalur
wine and dine with a view at The Serai Chikmagalur
outdoor dining at our resort

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