Pool at Machaan Sakleshpur


1. Why should one visit Sakleshpur ?

Located just 250 km from Bengaluru, Sakleshpur is a blissful hill station nestled within the Western Ghats of Karnataka. It is abundant with natural beauty and is known for its expansive coffee estates.

Sakleshpur is home to the fascinating star-shaped Manjarabad Fort and is in close vicinity to the twin heritage sites of Belur and Halebidu of the Hoysala Dynasty. The Western Ghats are a UNESCO World Heritage site; the gentle slopes and rounded hills make hiking and trekking in the region very popular with tourists of all ages.

This dreamy hill station has something for everyone.

2. What activities are available for children at the Resort ?

We offer specially curated programs for children, including guided plantation walks, fish feeding and trail walks within and outside the property.

3. What Mobile Network is available at the resort ? Is there Wi-Fi ?

Airtel mobile network coverage is available within most parts of the property. The resort also offers free Wi-Fi.

4. Driver accommodation

We do have limited driver accommodation which, needs to be pre-booked and is strictly on a first come first serve basis.

5. What should I carry when visiting the Resort ?

If you are an adventure seeker it is recommended to carry trekking shoes and a pair of binoculars to enjoy the flora and fauna around. Insect repellents are available on request at the resort but in case you have a particular choice in mind, we request you to carry the same.

6. What are the best route options from Bangalore ?

  • Bangalore – Hassan – Sakleshpur – Hanbal – Machaan
  • Bangalore – Hassan – Belur – Hanbal – Machaan (can do a stopover @ Halebid and Belur)

7. Are pets allowed at Resort ?

We regret to inform you that pets are strictly not allowed.