One of the great pleasures of travel in India is the occasion to find remote places of extreme beauty, a rarity in the modern world. The Gateway Hotel KM Road, Chikmagalur is tucked away in the coffee district of Karnataka on the slopes of the Sahyadri Mountain Range. Its removed location lends itself to privacy and serenity among the sights and soothing sounds of nature. Here you will find a true retreat.
The Gateway Hotel KM Road hotel features immaculately restored colonial architecture with 29 rooms and cottages. Ten rooms have garden and pool views, while the Cottage Rooms offer private balconies that overlook the mountains. Airy linens, warm tones, and interesting architectural details compliment the modern comforts in each space.
Dine on fresh, local produce and regional cuisine in Peaberry, the Gateway Hotel KM Road’s restaurant that offers a comfortable and casual dining experience with a buffet service, making it a great option for any group and any schedule. The restaurant serves a variety of cuisines including Continental, North Indian, and traditional local favorites. Unwind at the Mukwada Bar with cocktails and entertainment overlooking the swimming pool a great place to gather with family for a evening debrief on the day’s adventures.
The Gateway Hotel KM Road, Chikmagalur, is within close proximity to the Hoysala period temples, which offer an in-depth look into medieval Hoysala architecture. Guests can also visit Gomateshwara, Asia’s tallest monolithic statue that stands almost 60 feet tall. Local tours to nearby coffee plantations can also be arranged.
After a day hiking and exploring the hilly region, return to the hotel for some pampering, or simply set aside some time to experience one of India’s most popular cultural practices. The Gateway Hotel KM Road offers a selection of Ayurvedic treatments so that you can approach the rest of your adventure balanced and energized.