Family reunions. Lovers looking for romantic retreats. Outdoor adventurers. Dog lovers. The lodge is pet friendly.
Waking up to birdsong. Early morning coffee brought to your terrace. Breathtaking view of Chembra Peak, the tallest in Wayanad. Wandering through Tea Gardens. Spice plantation scent in the air.
BEST VISITING MONTHS
September to March
ANNAPARA, meaning Elephant Rock, is located in the middle of the tea, coffee and pepper fields with 5 charming rooms for you to choose from. Enjoy hammocks, a birdwatching platform, and an infinity pool with wonderful view of the surrounding valleys and tropical rain forests as well as Chembra peak, the tallest in Wayanad. Enjoy rustic ambiance and warm hospitality. Spend the day playing badminton or relaxing on the terrace or in the gazebo. End the evening with a bonfire and musicunder a dark starry sky.
Hike to a private hidden waterfall where you can swim in the Rock Pool. Go Speed Boating at Banasura Dam. Kayak at Pookote Lake. Enjoy the view at Thamaraserry and visit Edakkal Caves, with stone etchings from more than 3000 years ago. Take a jeep safari in the Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary or visit Kuruwa Dweep island, where rivulets are crossed on rafts made of bamboo. For someone looking for more adventure, trek to Chembra Peak with an option to camp overnight. For an experience close to the lodge, tour the plantations.
Authentic Kerala cuisine. Plantain leaf service.
The lodge is 15 minutes from Lakkidi in Wayanad - up a narrow access road.
There is no electricity! A generator provides power until 10.30pm.
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