Village- Ketkiya, Bandhavgarh, Dist.- Umaria, Madhya Pradesh- 484661, India
How about having a thrilling vacation experience in a dense woody land sitting on the top of a giant banyan or peepal tree? May be sounding somewhat awkward, but the Tree House Hideaway has answers for all your questions. The thrill of staying up on a lush green tree surrounded by the forest all around is out of the reach of words to express. This tree house lodge mounts to all your expectation when you are into an exciting wildlife vacation. Situated in the impenetrable forest of Bandhavgarh, Tree House Hideaway follows a traditional local lifestyle and architecture in its setting. All the 5 tree houses are self-contained and are made up of locally available raw materials. The stridulating or buzzing sound of insects, the roaring of the big wild cats and the silent whispering of the tree leaves of the jungle will surely bring down shivers to your spine. The traditional jungle living style and contemporary designs both get reflected in the detailing of these tree houses.
Made by the local stuffs all the 5 tree houses presents rustic life in a stylized manner. The décor of these high placed houses truly harmonize with the natural world outside. The sliding door, paving the way to the balcony is huge and provides you a spacious feeling when they are open. In the forests, mosquito sometime become a big enemy; thus to protect the guests from these tiny enemies, the lodge provide mosquito nets and repellent machines. 24 hour power backup ensure a cozy stay in this woody abode with split air conditions. For the bird watchers, the balcony of these three houses is an ideal place. You can spend hours of time sitting there, watching hundreds of species of birds.
A two storied wooden building built near a mahua tree serves as the dining and drinking place of the lodge. The ground floor is the dining space and above it is the bar. The restaurant of the lodge serves continental and Indian dishes. The guest may also request their preferred food items to the restaurant authorities. You can also watch the chefs cooking some local items in front of you. You will surely be pampered to visit this lodge again and again after enjoying a great glass of wine sitting above the land surface.
Watching the royal inhabitant of the wild, the Bandhavgarh tiger roaming like a king is really an experience of a lifetime. The lodge arranges two game safaris everyday so that your chances of having a look of this wild cat and many other creatures get high. The expert naturalists will assist you throughout your excursion so that you can have the best wild experience. Inside the park, the guests also enjoy an elephant ride and bird watching. A tour to Bandhavgarh is probably incomplete without visiting the Bandhavgarh fort and the nearby village. Thus the lodge authorities also arrange for excursion tours to these places.