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If you’re looking for a cool escape in the South of India, Kodaikanal is among the few hill stations where temperatures dip below 20°C, although maximum temperatures remain between 23°C-25°C. The Tamara Kodai is a beautiful boutique hotel with a temperature-controlled pool.
Tamara Leisure Experiences receives Multiple International Travel Awards at Global Tourism Trade Fair - ITB Berlin
Tamara Leisure Experiences, a responsible hospitality group was recognised for both organisational and individual excellence by the PATWA (Pacific Area Travel Writers Association) at the ITB Convention in Berlin this month.
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180 acres and 3,500 feet above sea level make up the Tamara Coorg. This resort offers Luxury Cottages, Superior Luxury Cottages, and Suite Cottages, all of which are incredibly comfortable thanks to the exceptional amenities on offer. They also provide thrilling and amazing activities like trekking, plantation tours, woodland therapy, and much more.
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Three stone pastoral figures on the hotel’s porch commemorate Father Louis Saint Cyr, the priest of Kodaikanal’s first church, and his two devout followers. A marker of local history, they have become a favourite spot for photos among guests. The Tamara Kodai
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Settled in the pristine hills of Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, stands a boutique resort: The Tamara Kodai. Enveloped by lush areas and canopied by overhanging trees, the resort mounts amid picturesque verdure. The Tamara Kodai is part of Tamara Leisure Experiences which operates three brands in India: The Tamara Resorts (luxury stays), O by Tamara (upscale business hotels) and Lilac Hotels (a mid-segment chain).
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If staying at a lavish property is on your mind, you definitely need to check out “The Tamara Coorg”. This resort houses Luxury Cottages, Superior Luxury Cottages, and Suite Cottages and all the extraordinary amenities provided here make your stay super comfortable. The Tamara Coorg also offers exciting and incredible experiences such as forest therapy, plantation tour, trekking, and a lot more.
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Stay at The Tamara Kodai, which is also hosting a carnival from 25 October to 3 November, with music, gourmet food and specially curated nature experiences. Expect culinary experiences focussed on food from southern India, walks to La Saleth Church and Vattakanal Falls, music gigs and even a luxurious champagne breakfast.
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The Tamara Kodai, located in the highlands of Kodaikanal, offers a luxurious, heritage experience unlike any other. The breathtaking valleys of Kodaikanal are an apt destination to exchange vows of lifetime togetherness. Not only this, the Tamara Kodai has also inculcated sustainable technology in a bid to promote ethical tourism.
The Tamara Kodai is a perfect getaway for a family trip and is all about creating memorable experiences
A luxury heritage resort that dates back to the 1840s, this 53-suite property was once a rest house for the priests of Nagapattinam. Today, every aspect of this gorgeous hotel has been designed keeping in mind a keen sensitivity to the environment and the thriving biodiversity around it. This is the second luxury property in the country from the award-winning Tamara Leisure Experiences, and it enjoys a top spot on our bucket list of places to visit.
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One of Coorg’s best resorts, especially for the nature lovers, Tamara is a scenic hideaway and has in-house coffee, cardamom, and pepper plantations on the estate. The cottages in the luxury property are wooden which are built on stilts to minimise the use of wood.
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The Tamara Coorg is set amidst lush green forest of the Western Ghats. Being so close to nature is not an issue for the adults but could get a bit problematic for young children. So keeping the location and the terrain in mind, Tamara Coorg doesn’t allow children below the age of 12. Adults can get the best of forest trekking, forest bathing, and outdoor dining at The Tamara Coorg.
Hill resorts, hotels see surge in demand
One luxury resort company in the south, The Tamara, saw a growth of 16% from 2019 to 2022 in its Kodaikanal property. But its Coorg property has seen a growth of over 55% from 2019 to 2022. “ It’s exciting to see our hill station properties, The Tamara Coorg and The Tamara Kodai, almost fully booked for summer.
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Stay at The Tamara Coorg, a 56-key resort where you can brew a cuppa from scratch: pick the berries in season, and pulp, grade, roast and grind the beans to make your own blend to take home. Plus, there’s the Tamara Carnival featuring gourmet food, music and curated experiences from 25 October to 10 November.
#WorldEnvironmentDay2022 : Sustainability As A Catalyst For Business Innovation
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Celebrate Women’s Day at The Tamara Kodai or The Tamara Coorg
This Women’s Day, The Tamara Kodai, set high in the verdant hills of the Nilgiris in Tamil Nadu, gives you the perfect excuse to take a break from it all and relax. Make a booking for yourself, your girlfriends, or for the important women in your life and enjoy the indulgent line-up planned for you.
Tamara Leisure Experiences launches The Tamara Collaborative
Tamara Collaborative is aimed at bringing together brands with common objectives to drive the importance of sustainability. Keeping in line with its philosophy of responsible hospitality and memorable experiences, Tamara Leisure Experiences has launched The Tamara Collaborative, an initiative to bring together brands that share the Group’s vision and sensibilities.
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For Shruti Shibulal, the last fiscal (FY22) was a good one. “With international travel dropping, many people spent a lot of money on high-quality domestic travel,” she says. As CEO & Director of Tamara Leisure Experiences, the pandemic was a challenging period but the growths story is not just back but she is going aggressive on expansion as well
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Lush greenery, aromatic coffee, cardamom and pepper plantations, stunning streams and gushing waterfalls are what await you at this resort. The place is nestled in the hills, allowing you the opportunity to rediscover the joy of being in nature.
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Business travel is coming back, as is travel for weddings and MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions), says Shruti Shibulal, founder of Tamara Leisure Experiences Pvt. Ltd. Hospitality brand Tamara Leisure Experiences is looking to cash in on the post-Covid boom in domestic tourism, by spreading to more locations.
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Many assumptions were proven wrong during the course of the pandemic and it has caused a rethink. Hygiene has become the focus for the industry in terms of customer experience and there is a bigger focus on cost rationalization in terms of design, and keeping the fixed costs down, says Shruti Shibulal.
Embrace nature’s hug and get lost into the enchanted forest here
It was only a matter of split seconds, the visibly lush green forest was now all white and cotton-y. That’s the thing about hills they say, the weather changes in a fraction of a second. And here I was at Ayatana Coorg to witness nature’s marvel unfold right in front of me while I sipped on my coffee.
O by Tamara Resorts launches ‘Raksha Initiative’
O by Tamara, a property owned by The Tamara Resorts, has introduced ‘Raksha Initiative’, a comprehensive safety and hygiene measures in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic. These measures are prepared in accordance with the directives of the WHO and the Ministry of Health at the Centre and the States.
Tamara Hospitality to invest ₹350 crore to open four hotels in Tamil Nadu, Kerala
Hospitality group Tamara Leisure Experiences Pvt Ltd plans to invest ₹350 crore to open four hotels in the luxury and mid-segment categories in Kerala and Tamil Nadu, in the next three years. The Group, which has 800 keys (rooms) across its hotels in India and Germany, aims to have 1,000 keys by 2025
Tamara Launches 5-Star Hotel In Thiruvananthapuram
Hospitality player Tamara with properties in Kodaikanal, Coorg and Bengaluru, has made an aggressive foray into the Kerala market with the launch of their 5-star hotel O by Tamara. The hotel is the perfect destination for business and leisure, and boasts the biggest hotel Convention Centre in the state capital, at Aakulam.
Coffee experiences within hotels have had an image makeover, leading to higher ROIs
Coffee is a brew that luxury hotels experimented with even before they veered to the high tea experience. At The Tamara Coorg, located within a lush coffee estate, guests can pluck the berries in season, pulping, blending and roasting the beans to make their own blend.
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Tamara Leisure launches luxury property in Kodaikanal
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Tamara launches luxurious property in Kodaikanal
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The Tamara Coorg in Karnataka redefines luxury with cottage-style villas built on stilts that overlook the verdant greens of the Western Ghats. Cocooned among 180 acres of a lush coffee plantation, the resort is secluded and allows you to break away from the urban chaos.
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As I gently drift into my memories of the tranquil and uplifting Kabbinakad coffee estate which is home to one of India’s top 20 honeymoon destinations – The Tamara Coorg.
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As we left Bangalore we were prepared for a relatively warm couple of days at The Tamara in coorg. We slept through the first half of our journey bypassing most of the city traffic.
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