Top 16 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Coonoor, India - Updated 2021

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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.

1. Amazing cabin in the lap of nature (from USD 26)

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 # 6
Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, India
322 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
views from the rooms are lovely
the rooms were kept clean with necessary amenities and decorated tastefully
the simple rustic accommodation has a comfortable charm
the rooms are comfortable and its fitted with all basic needs
the rooms and toilets are well (website hidden by airbnb) cooks amazing homely food
Cleanliness:
the rooms are basic but clean and comfortable
the place is very clean
rooms are also very neat and clean
the well water is clean delicious and leaves one's skin feeling clear and soft
sharan deep's place nestled among the pristine woods (many of them planted by him) on beautiful hills
Host:
the host is a active environmentalist
friendly hosts and yummy food
the host went out of his way to make our stay comfortable
sharan is a great host
good caretakers and hospitality
Location:
the location is amazing
the property is located at very beautiful place
this is a perfect place to have a break from the hustle and bustle of city life
fuschia is a beautiful place packed away from the hustle and bustle of the city
an incredible holiday location to get away and enjoy nature
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2. Fully equipped villa (from USD 95)

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 Villa
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
48 reviews
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
basic stuff like sugar salt and tea was available in the kitchen
room were cosy well maintained and comfortable
we had a comfortable and pleasant stay
Cleanliness:
the house is very clean and well maintained
overall a very neat and a clean place
very clean place and helpful staff
Host:
the host was very welcoming
good host and an attentive care taker
the hosts were very welcoming and we felt at home immediately
thanks again to the host mr
excellent service by caretakers bala and his wife
Location:
the location is very easy to find
there are many places of interest at close proximity
there is a nilgiris super market very close to the house (just 100 metres away)
wonderful property with a beautiful location
the place is situated at a wonderful location it is close to town and the view from it just mesmerizing
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3. Vacation bungalow close to city centre (from USD 10)

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, India
90 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
only request is to improve the furniture in the living room especially for people with disabilities
i would suggest a fan be added to the room for when the weather gets a little hot
place is nice with 2 bedroom with attached bathroom however geyser is only in one of them
we had a comfortable stay
good for a stay well maintained kitchen with basic requirements
Cleanliness:
hot water facility and cleanliness is good
the rooms were clean and there were towels soaps and heater
property is well maintained and clean
the place is very neat and clean
the house is well maintained and clean
Host:
the manager is very helpful
our host was very gracious and welcoming
and cheers to the care taker satish who was very helpful and quick with everything
one of the best hosts
nice host and a really nice place
Location:
really great location at bedford
very safe cause it is located in a residential location
good location pretty good for value
location wise it's a good spot
this is a beautiful house with its own terrace located very close to public transport
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4. Kenilworth Cottage (from USD 41)

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&B
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
106 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
certain essentials like wifi tv and few small needs are missing in the place
loved to sit in the sun room and just relax
the room is perfect for two with an ensuite bathroom
Cleanliness:
even bathrooms was also super clean and tidy
place was sparkingly clean
the washroom was big very clean
place is very clean and very well maintained
the place is sparkling clean and bed very comfortable
Host:
sabrina aunty is a great host
sabrina was a gracious and kind host
sabrina aunty is very thoughtful & kind
she was a caring and friendly host
sabrina aunty is extremely friendly and cheerful
Location:
the location of the house is fantastic
it's a wonderful house at a beautiful location
location and place is nice
great location and a perfect getaway for for a couple
location is really peaceful surrounded by beautiful tea estates
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5. Charming cottage situated in a private property (from USD 54)

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 Cottage
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
44 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we have been served with south indian breakfast and it tastes good
you get all the facilities and the network is also good here
the breakfast was delicious and prepared with a lot of love
this is a great place we had our own little cabin with living area bedroom bathroom and kitchen
the cottage is very cosy and comfortable with outstanding hospitality from stephen
Cleanliness:
the house was spacious clean and well maintained
everything was smooth n clean
it is really really clean and has all the nice touches that you would like in a house
a very clean n cozy cottage with 2 friendly pets
the property is very well maintained and the house was very clean
Host:
very good service by the care taker
they are very helpful
the care taker was always available and he spoke english so that is a plus
the breakfast served was amazing a very nice gesture by the host
nesamani (owner) is a very humble person he made sure that our stay to be comfortable
Location:
the location is great too
cute 2 bedroom house 1 minute walk from sim's park
proximity to sims park a major attraction of the space
this place is very close to sim's park and you would love staying in this house
a very peaceful location and cozy space for a small group
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6. Relaxed apartment with a garden (from USD 41)

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 1
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
20 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
her space was very comfortable well equipped and tastefully done
to make things even better there was hot water in the kitchen tap just case
Cleanliness:
the house was sparkling clean; and i was provided with fresh towels every day
it was bright clean and simply yet tastefully furnished
would highly recommend this place for its peaceful serene feel and super clean and comfortable rooms
the house was clean and tidy just the way 1 would keep their own house
Host:
amazing host with great place
rohini was a fantastic host who was very thoughtful in sure we had all we needed
we loved our stay in "the wee hoose" (the name inspired by the owner's love of scotland)
rohini is a warm and welcoming host
rohini was an amazing and a very pleasant host from check in to check out everything was perfect
Location:
easy walking to orchid square restaurant and about 25 minutes walk to more restaurants in bedford
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7. Quaint room in the heart of Coonoor (from USD 61)

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 Coonoor
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Expansive Colonial house with all the modernities possible (from USD 94)

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.

Colonial 4BR Home, Great for Families, Coonoor - BBQ & Bonfire available
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
124 reviews
Entire villa 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful property and great hosts the chef kavita made wonderful local delicious food including breakfast lunch and dinner
Cleanliness:
loved the garden interior and furnishing clean and beautiful rooms
the rooms were large and clean
rooms are clean and cozy with warm blankets as well as room heater
beautiful and clean place with lovely views
Host:
thank you to the staff especially sateesh
the staffs are very friendly and accommodating
satish the care taker is very helpful and good cook
the owner - jojo was a very nice guy
very polite and hospitable care taker (mr
Location:
beautiful house in a wonderful location
a beautiful property tucked away from the main streets
location : a good quite place away from the hustle bustle of the town
the location of this property is good just 700 m from sims park
gorgeous homestay at a very peaceful location
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9. Spacious suite in luxurious house (from USD 170)

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 breakfast
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
14 reviews
Entire villa 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was great but showing some signs of its age as is natural in an old house
Host:
the place is clean the caretaker was very helpful and so were our hosts
mr amalraj was incredibly helpful helping us with finding a driver and recommending the sights
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10. Charming studio with balcony views (from USD 26)

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 Suite
Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
135 reviews
Tiny house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent view from the room
the view from the room is breathtaking
awesome view from the room
room has beautiful view
the view from the room is simply breathtaking
Cleanliness:
clean and well maintained rooms
it was very clean and comfortable
it was very clean
the room was really clean
the room was very clean & pleasant
Host:
also the care taker mr
the care taker mr
care taker jose is helpful
good response from host vijay prabhu garu and care taker jose
mr jose caretaker is very helpful
Location:
location and rooms was superb
beautiful place a good location away from town
very quite and peaceful location
absolutely love the location of the home
good location amazing view
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11. Cozy suite in secluded farmhouse (from USD 75)

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 House
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
17 reviews
Private room in farm stay 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view from the jackfruit room
the room was spacious and tastefully designed and the enormous bed was very comfortable
the rooms are thoughtfully made and are a pleasure to stay in
Host:
sajan was a perfect host he made us feel at home
the host is friendly and accommodating
sajan made us very welcome and was very helpful
great good warm host and a truly magical place
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12. The most peaceful accommodation in Coonoor

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
3 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
harsha was an extremely warm and friendly host
harsha is a very warm host and ensured we were well taken care of
she is very helpful and we had great conversations together
harsha's place was really great and more importantly harsha as a host is impeccable
Location:
the location was also superb situated close to the city yet surrounded by nature
we enjoyed nature walks especially next to sim's park which is walkable distance from her house
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13. Accommodation where you can experience Badaga life

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 Coonoor
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, India
41 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were encouraged to share the communal spaces and the wi-fi connection was superb
the room we were given was large with a comfortable bed and pillows
both the room and the house are extremely well maintained
stayed there with my husband and 2 year ( he got comfortable from the second we reached)
Cleanliness:
the room was clean and tidy
her house is clean and well maintained
the toilet was neat and clean with all necessities in it
the house and room were clean and comfortable
harsha's house was clean beautiful peaceful and cozy
Host:
harsha was a wonderful host
harsha is a wonderful host
harsha is a great host
harsha is a great host
harsha is an excellent host it felt like my home in coonoor at harshas home
Location:
the location is in upper coonoor a perfect location for me with easy walking distance to shops and restaurants
harsha's is a beautiful colonial home just a short walk from central areas of coonoor
the stay was too good calm and it was close to many good places around
we will definitely return to her place if we come back to coonoor
our stay at harsha's place was simply superb a vacation to be cherished forever
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14. Quaint room with private garden

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
5 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

15. Brightly decorated villa

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
Entire villa 3 Beds

16. Westford guesthouse

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.

WESTFORD
Private room 1 Bed

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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Antonia Kelly is a freelance writer based in Leicester, UK and she enjoys European travel as well as road trips closer to home. Her favourite domestic destinations include Snowdonia and the Brecon...Read more

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