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River Tern Lodge

Behind Ranganathaswamy Temple, Bhadra Project | Lakkavalli, Chikamagalur 577115, India
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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent place to go for a day outing with family and friends outside the noise of the city. A must go place if you are a nature lover and appreciate the beauty and the calmness along with it. The view of the Bhadra reservoir from the Cottages is breathtaking.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is my 3rd Stay at River Tern Lodge. Earlier both times it was wonderful experience. This time I did not see much enthu from the employees. Also the water sports was maintained in pretty bad condition. I head now a new contractor has taken in and hopefully the water sport will improve in coming days. Missing of Kayak (only... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to stay with family. Beautiful scenic beauty, peaceful tourist place for spending a nice holiday, Ala-carte food options may be included, coffee & tea may be served with better options

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice experience mainly we get a positive vibe and since its safe too it was my first experience and looking forward to visit all the properties drive to bhadra was also plesent even though i was travelling from Maharashtra Pune .

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Approach to resort is scenic. Views from cottages and loghuts are amazing. If you stay in a cottage its a bit on the far end of the resort, so it could take a bit of climbing/walking to reach reception/food area. Service staff is very courteous and helpful. Food is decent. If you are looking for wild life spotting, I suggest... More

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Bangalore, India, Asia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am one of the member in a group of todays 35. This is a very nice place to chill out. The river view is really awesome. Couldnt see any animals as it was raining. Food is good. Good time with water sports. Value for money.

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for taking a weekend break. You have mountains, water sports and the jungle safari, what else do you need? Food is good. The views from the cottages and Loghuts are simply amazing, overlooking the dam backwaters and the Chickamagalur mountain ranges. the staff is wonderful and courteous. I go there every year for the last 5 years!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The resort was just the right place for a much needed break. Its on the bank of huge reservoir and at the edge of dense jungle...We booked a cottage and all the money spent was for sure worth it. The staff was very courteous and helpful. Food might be a problem for a north indian foodie like me...Chances of sighting... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first time we went out to any of the Jungle Lodges properties. I had heard a lot about the flagship Kabini resort but not much about this one at Bhadra. Frankly, I was not sure if this would turn out to be that great. But boy was I wrong. The drive to River Tern was amazing with... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Another fantastic place and another fantastic Jungle Lodge. In terms of scenic beauty, this one's the best of Jungle Lodges and certainly one of the top resorts in Karnataka. It's on the Bhadra reservoir and just 270kms from Bangalore. It's value for money at 11k per night for a very spacious and comfortable cottage with fantastic panoramic views and all... More

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Address: Behind Ranganathaswamy Temple, Bhadra Project | Lakkavalli, Chikamagalur 577115, India
Location: India > Karnataka > Chikamagalur
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