&Beyond Mahua Kothi Jungle Lodge
Bandhavgarh National Park,
Madhya Pradesh - India
Famous for its sightings of the king of the jungle, Bandhavgarh National Park supports one of the highest densities of tiger in India. The park is also home to a large variety of mammals, from leopard and spotted chital deer to nilgai, wild boar, chinkara, sloth bear, rhesus macaque, grey langur, jungle cat, hyena, porcupine, jackal, fox and wild dog.
Delivering an authentic jungle experience, Mahua Kothi Jungle Lodge’s 12 kutiyas are set deep in bamboo and stately Sal tree thickets, and surround an original Kothi, or homestead, which boasts spacious and welcoming guest areas. Private courtyards with shaded seating and traditional mud floors lead into each of the charming kutiyas. Ensuite bathrooms feature twin hand basins, indoor showers, baths and separate toilets. Humorous touches and original homestead furniture contribute to the feeling of a personal home. Yoga amenities are provided in a basket, while traditional Indian games of marbles and Chaupad help while away leisure hours. Shared guest areas coast high ceiling, terracotta floor tiles, inviting fireplaces and a traditional sitting area with window seats. A vast veranda runs the length of the building, with built-in seats for stargazing. Bicycles parked alongside the suite issue an open invitation to explore.
Private courtyards with their handmade terracotta roofs, shaded seating and traditional mud floors lead into each of the 12 charming guests Kutiyas – Jungle Suites.
Experience the charm of exotic cottages modelled around traditional central Indian homes featuring stylish en-suite bathrooms and private courtyards. Rich textiles in shades of rust and burnt orange reflect the accents of this exotic land.
Rates per person per night, based on double occupancy, inclusive 'Jungle Plan' (All inclusive), park and forest guide fees, wo scheduled safari activities per day, laundry, all taxes and service charge.
Single and children rates, upon request.
- Currently no special offers, promotions or packages.
|Lodge swimming pool||In-room massage||Traditional garden (baghiya)|
|Interactive kitchen||Safari Shop||Thriving tiger population|
|Situated between picturesque mountain ranges||Hilltop ruins of ancient fort||Magnificient reclining statue of Lord Vishnu|
|Comfortable game viewing vehicles||&Beyond-trained naturalists||Wide range of authentic community experiences|
|Extensive grounds explored by bicycle||Private road transfer can be arranged from both airports|
- The park is replete with historical structures dating back thousands of years
- Ask your naturalist to visit the ancient caves and the 35 foot stone statue of the reclining Vishnu
In the early morning, tea, coffee and homemade spice biscuits are set out among aromatic burning incense in the courtyard.
The open kitchen invites guests to watch spices being ground by hand, vegetables chopped using traditional sickles and rotis being prepared.