Home to a healthy contingency of tigers as well as the loveable Tara, who shot to literary fame in the late Mark Shand’s memoir “Travels on my Elephant”. The Hotel Guru's pick of the best places to stay in Kanha National Park are luxurious whilst reflecting the area's traditions.
Kanha has some impressively varied topography from open plains to thick jungle and wetlands along the banks of the Banjar River.
Formerly used by the British for shooting tiger and game the area has some regal roots. Breakfast atop the old landing strip, used by Maharajahs and their guests, provides some stunning vistas of the surrounding area.
Our pick of the best places to stay in Kanha National Park are ideal for the entire family and for spotting surrounding wildlife.
Still not sure which to book? From family friendly to all out luxury browse though our list of the best places to stay in Kanha National Park to start to plan your trip. Alternatively widen the net and check out all our recommendations in Madhya Pradesh, or contact one of our friendly gurus for advice.
Kanha, Madhya Pradesh
Another exemplary camp from Taj safaris. Raising the bar (and price tag) of glamping in India these unapologetically luxurious tents leave you in awe. Decorated in earthy palettes that match their surrounds the modern, chic rooms enjoy stunning views. Food is gourmet and there is a spa and pool.
District Mandla, Madhya Pradesh
Home to Tara the Elephant from the late Mark Shand's travels. With conservation at its core this property provides luxurious yet eco friendly accommodation. One of the first lodges in the Kanha National Park, chic rooms are nestled amongst wild surrounds. Staff are superb, food regional Indian.