Top 10 Jungle Resorts near Jim Corbett
Especially famed for the ferocious yet intriguing, Bengal Tigers, Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand has at least 488 different species of flora and fauna, excluding the vast variety of avifauna. Flecked with hills, ravines, grasslands and lakes, this national park is the oldest and one of the most popular national parks of India.
Sole mention of the wild gives us chills, and adventure simply isn’t everyone’s strong suite. And to put them under the spell, we present ‘Top Ten Jungle Resorts near Jim Corbett National Park’. These wildlife resorts are safe and luxurious, and most importantly do not snatch away breath of fresh air and sight of pristine Mother Nature. And for those who would rather explore and go game-spotting, these are located in close proximity with the park and provide many safari tours for you.
Once you return after an enthralling session in the forest, the modern amenities will simply soothe your senses. No more talking, let us now move forth.
Corbett Riverside Resort
Address: Garjiya, P.O Dhikuli, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India
Just as its name suggests Corbett Riverside Resort consists of massive lawns by the river so that you can enjoy games, get together around bonfire or beat the heat in the swimming pool. And if you are visiting during long weekend or festival season, the folk magic will keep you engaged. The one-kilometer long stretch of river bank also has lazy hammocks and organic kitchen garden. Other than jungle safaris, you can try horse-riding, swimming and many adventure activities such as zorbing, flying fox, rappelling and others. The resort is pet-friendly, has a conference room and comes with free parking and Wi-Fi zones, among other world-class amenities. The rooms are divided into four categories-Tigers Den Private Pool Suites, Super Deluxe- Riverfront Rooms, Deluxe- Riverview Rooms and Deluxe- The Garden Vista Rooms.
Jim’s Jungle Retreat
Address: Village & PO – Dhela, Ramnagar | Corbett Tiger Reserve, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India
Jim’s Jungle Retreat is a simple yet world-class resort with cottages and lodges divided into three categories- Jungle Lodge, Jungle Cottage and Family Cottage. Other than the retreat itself, the area consists of a river, plantation and field. Talking of resort in particular, you have a lot beyond mere accommodation such as spa, dining area, swimming pool, machaan, and forest pavilion. Many excursions, safaris and events are planned out by the Jims Jungle Retreat to educate and aware people about various aspects of wildlife.
The Corbett Hideaway
Address: Zero Garjia, Ramnagar, The Corbett National Park, Dhikuli, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India
The definition of luxury is now found in the middle of woods. Corbett Hideaway or the Hideaway River Lodge consists of 5 Swiss cottage-styled thatched roof tents, with a soothing view of the woods. Recreation activities in the resort includes- wildlife viewing, nature-walk, safaris and bird-watching. Here you can spend your time in the lap of nature, swinging on the lazy hammock and listening to sweet chirps and babbles of water stream.
Aahana the Corbett Wilderness – An Eco Friendly Resort
Address: Village Savaldeh, P.O.Semalkhaliya, Dist-Nainital, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand
With bushes and rivers surrounding the property, Aahana the Corbett Wilderness is adorned with Victorian architecture and comes with 48 living units spread across 10 residential blocks. The accommodation is divided into six categories- Corbett Club Room, Jim’s Retreat, Jungle Lore, Rangers Suite, Aahana Family Suite and The Villa. The restaurant’s menu is jotted with local and international cuisines. When you are not spotting tigers in one of the best tiger reserves of India you can indulge in golf (arranged in Nainital, 2 km away), pool, horse-riding, buggy ride, cycling, fishing, bullock cart ride, table tennis, cricket, swimming pool with Jacuzzi, cricket, nature walks and many other such recreational activities.
The Tiger Groove Corbett Resort
Address: Village Kyari, District-Nainital, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India
The Tiger Groove Corbett Resort boasts of luxurious accommodation- such as Family Suite, Superior Deluxe Room and Deluxe Room. These rooms and suites are air-conditioned and are equipped with LCD TV, mini-bar, tea/coffee maker, kitchen, and bathroom. In the free time, you can splash in the swimming pool or try lip-smacking dishes in the multi-cuisine restaurant, serving regional classics, Indian cuisine, and international cuisine. In-house activities of The Tiger Groove include (along with swimming pool), table-tennis, badminton, volleyball, carom, chess, cricket, light music, and massage parlor. Other than this, you can try your hands at body surfing, jungle safaris, river crossing, rock rappelling, cycling, team building, riverside picnic lunch, and visit to Corbett Fall.
Corbett Machaan Resort
Address: Village Teda, Teda Sitavni Road | P.O. Ramnagar, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India.
One of the finest jungle resort near Jim Corbett National Park, Corbett Machaan Resort has taken great care of the luxury quotient- as seen in its two types of accommodation, AC Luxury Huts, and Luxury Villa. You also have a sit-out Machaan, recreation room, multi-cuisine restaurant, swimming pool with Jacuzzi, wildlife library and Gol Ghar (bonfire area), along with other amenities. No wonder, Corbett Machaan Resort is a paradise for nature-lover, adventure-enthusiast and off course, wildlife-enthusiasts. Adventure-lovers have a lot of activities to do here, such as horse riding, jungle cycling, four wheel drive Corbett National Park, four wheel drive Sitavani and elephant safari.
The Riverview Retreat
Address: ‘Zero’ Garjia, Dhikuli, Ramnagar, | Corbett National Park, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India
Spread across 8 acres of area, The Riverview Retreat has cottages and lodges built beautifully and comes with separate garden. There are six categories of rooms and lodges- Deluxe Rooms, Superior Rooms, Duplex Rooms, Leopard Lodge, Tiger Lodge and Tusker Lodge. The resort also has a conference/ event room, swimming pool, library, spa, and nature shop. Cricket, beach volleyball, badminton, table tennis, archery, and fishing and angling are few outdoor recreational activities you can indulge in here. Indoor games include chess and carom, among others.
Country Inn Corbett
Address: Zero Garjia | P.O. Dhikuli, Jim Corbett National Park 244715, India (Formerly Country Inn Tree Tops)
Though the Country Inn Corbett is enveloped by lush woods all around, but feels world apart, letting you get the best of both worlds. The resorts has its accommodations divided into four categories- Tree Top Cottage, Luxury Cottage, Luxury Deluxe Suites and Luxury Deluxe Rooms. Along with accommodation, Country Inn offers business center, banquet, and restaurants. Table tennis, ludo, card games, carom, karaoke and puzzles are some of the activities that can be enjoyed indoors. On the other hand, outdoor activities include nature-walks, rock climbing, river-crossing, bird-watching, trekking, and boating, badminton, paragliding, rappelling, kayaking and badminton among others.
Corbett Ramganga Resort
Address: Village Jhamaria, Jim Corbett National Park 244 715, India
With tastefully designed interiors, contrasting with the rough world outside, Corbett Ramganga Resort is among the best choices of jungle resorts near Jim Corbett National Park. There are four accommodation categories you can pick from- Suite, Super Deluxe Room, Deluxe Safari Tent, and Deluxe Room. Even if you are coming for a business outing, you can get conference facilities. Also, if you love fishing Corbett Ramganga is an apt place to be.
La Perle River Resorts
Address: Village Ladhuachaur | P.O. Dhikuli, Ramnagar, Jim Corbett National Park 258098, India
Located on the banks of River Kosi, in Dhikuli Village, just a few kilometers away from Corbett National Park, La Perle Corbett Resort covers a sprawling area of 4.5 acres and consists of swimming pool, conference hall and off course comfortable accommodation. The resort provides safari tours to the Corbett National Park; some of the tour includes- center safari, nature walk, bird watching, elephant safari and jeep safari.
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