The town and surrounding area of Coonoor are something of a hidden gem in India’s Tamil Nadu region, offering beautiful views of a hilly, tea-growing part of the state. Nearby towns such as Ooty, along with the rest of the Nilgiris district, make Coonoor a perfect place to stop if you are looking for an ideal hiking base. Along with the splendid panoramas you will be able to experience, you should check out Sim’s Park, a curated botanic garden with rhododendrons and roses aplenty, and a drive or a hike to the spectacular Catherine Falls will also be in order for the nature lover. The accommodations listed below are some of the region’s finest and will be perfect bases for whatever you want to fit into your itinerary. Keep reading to know more about our top Airbnb vacation rentals in Coonoor, India.
Visitors to this remarkable seven-room getaway will need to be prepared for a strong communal experience: this accommodation is something of a guest house but with a very “family” vibe where people who initially book in for two days end up staying for over a week. The views from the cabins are stunning, and a hiking trip in any direction will end up bringing you face to face with beautiful nature. Grazing bison are frequent visitors to the grounds, and the on-site staff will look after you like family. It’s somewhat remote - you’ll be sent directions when you book - but you can pay for delicious home-cooked meals and profits from the business go to local people in need. It is a wholly worthwhile place to stay when in Coonoor.
Look no further this is it. FUSCHIA, Cabin # 6Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, IndiaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsviews from the rooms are lovelythe rooms were kept clean with necessary amenities and decorated tastefullythe simple rustic accommodation has a comfortable charmthe rooms are comfortable and its fitted with all basic needsthe rooms and toilets are well (website hidden by airbnb) cooks amazing homely foodthe rooms are basic but clean and comfortablethe place is very cleanrooms are also very neat and cleanthe well water is clean delicious and leaves one's skin feeling clear and softsharan deep's place nestled among the pristine woods (many of them planted by him) on beautiful hills
Host:the host is a active environmentalistfriendly hosts and yummy foodthe host went out of his way to make our stay comfortablesharan is a great hostgood caretakers and hospitalityRead more reviewsthe location is amazingthe property is located at very beautiful placethis is a perfect place to have a break from the hustle and bustle of city lifefuschia is a beautiful place packed away from the hustle and bustle of the cityan incredible holiday location to get away and enjoy nature
Quite simply, this villa is a perfect place to stay with a large travelling party if you’re on the lookout for a bit of relaxation and luxury in the fairly remote Nilgiris region. Four bedrooms, three of which are ensuite, and a well-equipped kitchen are at your disposal in a very modern bungalow much beloved of and by its visitors. While nearby Ooty can become extremely busy and hard to stay in, accommodations like Brooklyn Villa are ideal for travellers who want to experience some peace and quiet - you’ll have the whole villa to yourself. The other hill stations of the Nilgiris region (Ooty and Kotagiri) are close by for a day trip.
Brooklyn VillaCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewsbasic stuff like sugar salt and tea was available in the kitchenroom were cosy well maintained and comfortablewe had a comfortable and pleasant staythe house is very clean and well maintainedoverall a very neat and a clean placevery clean place and helpful staff
Host:the host was very welcominggood host and an attentive care takerthe hosts were very welcoming and we felt at home immediatelythanks again to the host mrexcellent service by caretakers bala and his wifeRead more reviewsthe location is very easy to findthere are many places of interest at close proximitythere is a nilgiris super market very close to the house (just 100 metres away)wonderful property with a beautiful locationthe place is situated at a wonderful location it is close to town and the view from it just mesmerizing
This large bungalow is more like a gated villa, with lots of space outdoors to sit out and enjoy the weather and the views. Of particular interest to large groups - the bungalow is equipped for five guests - is the huge kitchen which comes equipped with an induction stove and rice cooker along with all the utensils you could need. It’s also extremely well located, with shops and restaurants within walking distance - though if you need, the host can also arrange for a car with a driver to take you anywhere you need to go.
Vacation Home(Bungalow,[email protected])Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, IndiaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsonly request is to improve the furniture in the living room especially for people with disabilitiesi would suggest a fan be added to the room for when the weather gets a little hotplace is nice with 2 bedroom with attached bathroom however geyser is only in one of themwe had a comfortable staygood for a stay well maintained kitchen with basic requirementshot water facility and cleanliness is goodthe rooms were clean and there were towels soaps and heaterproperty is well maintained and cleanthe place is very neat and cleanthe house is well maintained and clean
Host:the manager is very helpfulour host was very gracious and welcomingand cheers to the care taker satish who was very helpful and quick with everythingone of the best hostsnice host and a really nice placeRead more reviewsreally great location at bedfordvery safe cause it is located in a residential locationgood location pretty good for valuelocation wise it's a good spotthis is a beautiful house with its own terrace located very close to public transport
Unwind at this charming cottage that promises a relaxed and peaceful stay, as it is situated in a private property that is adjacent to beautiful Sims Park. The cottage comes with two bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate four people. There is a kitchen that is equipped with what you need to prepare a delicious meal when the hunger kicks in. Take a walk in the garden, where you can enjoy the beautiful sound of the birds singing before sipping your morning coffee. You will not have to prepare your own breakfast, as it is complimentary throughout your stay.
Thamarai Villa CottageCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewswe have been served with south indian breakfast and it tastes goodyou get all the facilities and the network is also good herethe breakfast was delicious and prepared with a lot of lovethis is a great place we had our own little cabin with living area bedroom bathroom and kitchenthe cottage is very cosy and comfortable with outstanding hospitality from stephenthe house was spacious clean and well maintainedeverything was smooth n cleanit is really really clean and has all the nice touches that you would like in a housea very clean n cozy cottage with 2 friendly petsthe property is very well maintained and the house was very clean
Host:very good service by the care takerthey are very helpfulthe care taker was always available and he spoke english so that is a plusthe breakfast served was amazing a very nice gesture by the hostnesamani (owner) is a very humble person he made sure that our stay to be comfortableRead more reviewsthe location is great toocute 2 bedroom house 1 minute walk from sim's parkproximity to sims park a major attraction of the spacethis place is very close to sim's park and you would love staying in this housea very peaceful location and cozy space for a small group
You won’t regret renting a room in this splendid villa which was built in 2012 but effortlessly feels like it’s been there for much longer than that. Antique furniture and homely touches are everywhere you look, while the rooms are designed to be spacious and comfortable, with generous seating throughout. The owner lives off-site in Bangalore, but your needs will be admirably serviced by the appointed caretaker of the flat who lives next door. Outdoors, there is a spacious garden which includes a gazebo perfect for sitting out and enjoying the views.
Alpinia: A quaint room in the heart of CoonoorCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
What used to be an old British colonel’s residence is now a spacious colonial house that cordially welcomes a big group of up to eight travelers. The house comes with all the modernities possible to make sure you enjoy a maximum level of comfort. Guests can enjoy a good night’s sleep in the four bedrooms available. Other facilities include four bathrooms, a living area with a warm fireplace and oversized couches, and a fully equipped kitchen with multi-course crockery and cutlery. To amuse yourself, go to the upstairs area, where you can find a collection of books. Feel free to grab your favorite and enjoy reading it on the reading chair.
HOSPITALITYEXPERT Colonial 4BR Home, Coonoor - BBQ, Bonfire & Private ChefCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, IndiaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeautiful property and great hosts the chef kavita made wonderful local delicious food including breakfast lunch and dinnerloved the garden interior and furnishing clean and beautiful roomsthe rooms were large and cleanrooms are clean and cozy with warm blankets as well as room heaterbeautiful and clean place with lovely views
Host:thank you to the staff especially sateeshthe staffs are very friendly and accommodatingsatish the care taker is very helpful and good cookthe owner - jojo was a very nice guyvery polite and hospitable care taker (mrRead more reviewsbeautiful house in a wonderful locationa beautiful property tucked away from the main streetslocation : a good quite place away from the hustle bustle of the townthe location of this property is good just 700 m from sims parkgorgeous homestay at a very peaceful location
Stay in a local’s home and be close to popular attractions like Sim’s Park, Lamb’s Rock, Wellington Lake, and other dining establishments locals frequent. Sleep in a private bedroom with a double bed, private bathroom, and balcony. There are spacious wardrobes, fresh linens, and pillows, as well as toiletries provided. Other points of access in the house include the living room, kitchen, and the 1,000 sq ft (92.9 sq m) where guests can relax in the outdoor seating area. Other amenities include board games, music systems, a flat-screen TV, and free parking space.
2 rooms @Alpinia Villa in Coonoor with breakfastCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewsthe room was great but showing some signs of its age as is natural in an old houseRead more reviews
Host:the place is clean the caretaker was very helpful and so were our hostsmr amalraj was incredibly helpful helping us with finding a driver and recommending the sights
Consider staying in this charming and spacious suite ideal for couples. This one-bedroom home has a queen bed, a clean and private bathroom, as well as a kitchenette with a stove, oven, and a fridge for basic heating and storing of food. The property has in-house staff for guests to address their concerns. There is a patio and balcony area, great for viewing the sunrise and sunset, as well as access to the backyard garden. The property is just in front of the tea estate and just behind a forest where guests can go for a morning walk or jog around nature.
DE AMOR – Young Family &Honeymoon SuiteOoty, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewsexcellent view from the roomthe view from the room is breathtakingawesome view from the roomroom has beautiful viewthe view from the room is simply breathtakingclean and well maintained roomsit was very clean and comfortableit was very cleanthe room was really cleanthe room was very clean & pleasant
Host:also the care taker mrthe care taker mrcare taker jose is helpfulgood response from host vijay prabhu garu and care taker josemr jose caretaker is very helpfulRead more reviewslocation and rooms was superbbeautiful place a good location away from townvery quite and peaceful locationabsolutely love the location of the homegood location amazing view
Enjoy a unique homestay in this farmhouse featured as one of the top 30 eco-resorts in India by Conde Nast, where two guests are welcome to stay. They will have a private room and bathroom. Be surrounded by lush greenery and a tea plantation in a secluded area and have a pleasant stay. Guests will have a spacious queen bed, a flat-screen TV, a wardrobe, and a private bathroom with toiletries provided. There is a private patio entrance where they can explore the garden area on their own. Guests can go around the plantation where they will see stunning birds and wildlife for a getaway to remember.
Conde Nast Top 10 Plantation Stay- Estate HouseCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewsbeautiful view from the jackfruit roomthe room was spacious and tastefully designed and the enormous bed was very comfortablethe rooms are thoughtfully made and are a pleasure to stay inRead more reviews
Host:sajan was a perfect host he made us feel at homethe host is friendly and accommodatingsajan made us very welcome and was very helpfulgreat good warm host and a truly magical place
As with many of the rentals available in Coonoor, this is a place to stay where you will be welcomed like family and have the chance to get involved in the day-to-day life of the place. The host offers the chance to get involved in family cooking sessions, while yoga, nature hikes and traditional Badaga dance are among the experiences laid on. Among the amenities included in your stay is a cooked, traditional south Indian breakfast in the morning and, if there are temple festivals taking place, the chance to pay a visit and get immersed in the experience.
Coonoor, culture, cuisine...Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviews
Host:harsha was an extremely warm and friendly hostharsha is a very warm host and ensured we were well taken care ofshe is very helpful and we had great conversations togetherharsha's place was really great and more importantly harsha as a host is impeccableRead more reviewsthe location was also superb situated close to the city yet surrounded by naturewe enjoyed nature walks especially next to sim's park which is walkable distance from her house
In keeping with the general vibe of Coonoor, this accommodation is one where you will expect to spend time in the company of your hosts: in this case, a family of Badaga background, the Badagas being an Aboriginal tribe native to the Tamil Nadu region. Their house is as stunning as it is well-furnished, and the focus is on sharing the communal, joyful Badaga culture with visitors. Wholesome food is provided, there are regular visits from extended family members and, when the time comes to check out, you will feel that you have made friends for life. It’s very close to Sim’s Park, too, and the family will advise you on excellent local hikes to take.
The Badaga life in CoonoorCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewswe were encouraged to share the communal spaces and the wi-fi connection was superbthe room we were given was large with a comfortable bed and pillowsboth the room and the house are extremely well maintainedstayed there with my husband and 2 year ( he got comfortable from the second we reached)the room was clean and tidyher house is clean and well maintainedthe toilet was neat and clean with all necessities in itthe house and room were clean and comfortableharsha's house was clean beautiful peaceful and cozy
Host:harsha was a wonderful hostharsha is a wonderful hostharsha is a great hostharsha is a great hostharsha is an excellent host it felt like my home in coonoor at harshas homeRead more reviewsthe location is in upper coonoor a perfect location for me with easy walking distance to shops and restaurantsharsha's is a beautiful colonial home just a short walk from central areas of coonoorthe stay was too good calm and it was close to many good places aroundwe will definitely return to her place if we come back to coonoorour stay at harsha's place was simply superb a vacation to be cherished forever
If you’re looking for a self-contained accommodation in Coonoor, then this property, fondly called “Euphoria” may be the best choice you could make. Located within a compound on which the owners live, you’ll have your own well-stocked kitchen and a pretty garden area with an unbeatable view of the local tea plantations. With a complimentary breakfast, 24-hour hot water and access to an HD TV along with wireless internet, this is an accommodation that lives up to its name.
Euphoria, room with private garden
This splendid villa, brightly decorated inside and out, is the ideal place for a travelling party of up to 10 visitors and is close enough to the town for easy trips in and out while also being secluded enough to be a peaceful getaway. There are a few house rules - vegan eating rules must be observed in the property, and there is no alcohol allowed in common areas. If you are looking for an accommodation with excellent views of the town, close proximity to all local amenities, and where you can escape the rush hour, then this is an ideal rental.
Nilgiri Comfort Stay
The rooms in this excellently located guesthouse are truly spacious and comfortable, with TVs and drink-making facilities, but the real star of the show is the exterior, which is beautifully decorated and includes an outdoor sitting area with great views of the valleys. The dining area at the property is of a very high level and, while all the local amenities are within easy reach, Westford itself is in a secluded, gated section where you can feel safe, secure, and rested for the duration of your stay.
Kenilworth Cottage is located in a gated community and as such is a peaceful accommodation for visitors looking for a retreat from their busy everyday life. It is surrounded by its own private garden and this, along with the onsite sunroom, will be open to you for the duration of your stay along with the bedroom which will be private to you. You’ll be just over a kilometre from Sim’s Park, and there are plenty of nearby stores and restaurants. However, judging by the many positive reviews, your best bet may be eating the food provided on site!
Kenilworth Cottage- B&BCoonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewscertain essentials like wifi tv and few small needs are missing in the placeloved to sit in the sun room and just relaxthe room is perfect for two with an ensuite bathroomeven bathrooms was also super clean and tidyplace was sparkingly cleanthe washroom was big very cleanplace is very clean and very well maintainedthe place is sparkling clean and bed very comfortable
Host:sabrina aunty is a great hostsabrina was a gracious and kind hostsabrina aunty is very thoughtful & kindshe was a caring and friendly hostsabrina aunty is extremely friendly and cheerfulRead more reviewsthe location of the house is fantasticit's a wonderful house at a beautiful locationlocation and place is nicegreat location and a perfect getaway for for a couplelocation is really peaceful surrounded by beautiful tea estates
If you are traveling by yourself or with a travel companion, this relaxed apartment makes a good choice of accommodation, as it provides one bedroom, along with one bathroom. As a guest, you are welcome to use the kitchen for basic cooking. There is also a garden in which you can enjoy a pleasant stroll in the morning, before doing any other activities.
The Wee Hoose, Apartment 1Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Top guest reviewsher space was very comfortable well equipped and tastefully doneto make things even better there was hot water in the kitchen tap just casethe house was sparkling clean; and i was provided with fresh towels every dayit was bright clean and simply yet tastefully furnishedwould highly recommend this place for its peaceful serene feel and super clean and comfortable roomsthe house was clean and tidy just the way 1 would keep their own house
Host:amazing host with great placerohini was a fantastic host who was very thoughtful in sure we had all we neededwe loved our stay in "the wee hoose" (the name inspired by the owner's love of scotland)rohini is a warm and welcoming hostrohini was an amazing and a very pleasant host from check in to check out everything was perfectRead more reviewseasy walking to orchid square restaurant and about 25 minutes walk to more restaurants in bedford
Come to Coonoor and experience style and glamour in peace
Whether it be a chic bungalow, a communal home, or a stylish gated villa that takes your fancy, make no mistake that Coonoor has options to suit you and that your stay will be marked by style and comfort. This is the ideal place to come if you want to get away from the noise and the pollution of the cities, but not lose any of the luxury - and the views will make it a perfect break for you.
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