Ever heard of enjoying breakfast in the clouds? Take your family here for a wonderful vacation
The super cool trend of having your breakfast in the pool has been growing and everybody loves it. Instagram is flooded with stories and pictures of having a floating breakfast in a luxurious pool. But, we have something more interesting and mind-blowing to show you all so a new trend can be set. Have you ever heard of having your breakfast in the clouds? I guess no, but now we have this thing in our country itself.
You can enjoy your breakfast in the clouds at the Villa Retreat located in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu.
About the Villa Retreat
Situated in the town of Kodaikanal, the Villa Retreat is just what you need to beat the summer blues. The hotel is located at a walking distance of about 5 minutes from the famous Kodaikanal lake, Bryant park and some of the other attractions.
The hotel is located in a very isolated area where there is nothing to disturb you and you can enjoy your stay peacefully in nature. The hotel has a vintage kind of vibe the landscape of the hotel will make you feel like you are staying at a chalet in the Scottish countryside.
Rooms at the Villa Retreat
The rooms at the hotel give a colonial kind of feel to its perfect-looking decor. You can watch amazing views of the cloudy valleys and misty mountains from the windows. They even have a cozy fireplace where you can sit and enjoy your cup of coffee.
Food and Cuisine at the Villa Retreat
The food is freshly prepared at the hotel and it is sourced locally. It is one of the best experiences at the hotel where you sit down for breakfast and watch the clouds everywhere while enjoying a yummy South Indian breakfast. The cooks at the hotel are culinary experts in South Indian, North Indian as well as continental cuisines.
Although make sure that the Villa Retreat does not serve alcohol except for beer and wine. So, if you need your alcohol then carry a bottle of your favorite one before you reach there. The hotel also makes delicious homemade chocolates.
You can try other restaurants in Kodaikanal like the Astoria Veg Restaurant. They serve South Indian thalis and one of their special dishes is the payasam. Visit the NiasTreats at the Seven Road Junction to try some of the special teas like Chamomile and Jasmine green tea.
Amenities available at the Villa Retreat
Villa Retreat is completely equipped with the best facilities that you may find in any luxury hotel or resort. Some of the facilities include a lounge area with WiFi, a cozy fireplace, 24*7 water supply, and power backup, a multi-cuisine restaurant. The hotel also arranges customized sightseeing tours for its guests. The hotel also offers personal laundry services as per request. A parking facility is also available.
Things to do in Kodaikanal
Kodaikanal is one of the most famous hill stations in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is the perfect place to spend your summer vacation. You can see several attractions such as Coaker's walk, Upper lake view, Kodai city view, Byrant Park and Kodai Lake. All of these places are located within walking distance from the Hotel.
Some attractions are also located at far off places for which you may need to rent a taxi which could cost Rs. 1500 per day. You can visit Devils Kitchen, Pine forest and the mystic 500-year-old trees among others.
How to reach the Hotel :
By flight, you can reach Coimbatore via any of the major cities of India. You can take a bus or a rental taxi from Coimbatore to Kodaikanal. It will take approximately 4-5 hours to reach there.
By train, you can take a train from Bangalore via an overnight train that takes approximately 11 hours to reach the Kodaikanal railway station. You can take a taxi or bus from there which takes about 3 more hours. Taxis will cost approximately Rs. 1500 - 2000 to reach there.
Also read:- Experience the natural beauty of the beautiful Kodaikanal Town in Tamil Nadu
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