Once famed for its white tigers and as a former hunting ground of the Maharajas of Rewa, today Bandhavgarh’s exotic inhabitants are rigorously protected. Home to a stable tiger population, deer, langur monkeys, sloth bears and a colourful collection of birdlife this is one of India’s most bountiful national parks. Our pick of the best places to stay in Bandhavgarh National Park are all oozing in style and provide an opulent stay, whilst marvelling at the native beasts.
Flanked by the Satpura hills and Vindhyan ranges, the park lies along an expanse of scrubland surrounded by vertiginous red sandstone cliffs. Quite the dramatic setting.
With some of the most luxurious safari lodges in the country, there is no shortage of ways to explore the great outdoors in style.
Our pick of the best places to stay in Bandhavgarh National Park are all ensconced in nature and are an excellent base for wildlife safaris.
Spoilt for choice, Bandhavgarh National Park boasts not one but two of India’s best safari lodges. Whichever you choose you will not be disappointed.
Still not sure which to book? For the utmost in stylish stays browse though our list of the best places to stay in Bandhavgarh National Park to start to plan your trip. Alternatively you can extend the search but checking out all our Madhya Pradesh recommendations, or contact one of our friendly gurus for advice.
Near Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh
A joint venture between & Beyond and Taj Hotels this property has some impressive credentials. With twelve traditional, yet luxury 'kutiyas' accessed through a private verandah. Washed mud walls display iconic local artwork and richly coloured textiles. There is an alluring pool and fine dining.
Umaria, Madhya Pradesh
One of, if not the, top luxury safari resort in India. Twelve palatial villas are decorated with chic, colonial flair and include sitting rooms, verandahs and stunning outdoor bathrooms. Enjoy a candlelit dinner by the pool or a relaxing lunch with scenic views. There is a pool, gym and spa.