About Ashirwad Estate Homestay
Ashirwad Estate Homestay is nestled in the midst of a large coffee estate located in Sakleshpur, Karnataka. It is approximately 220 Kms from Bangalore (4 hrs). Ashirwad Estate Homestay is a perfect weekend gateway from Bangalore, especially for people who love nature and seek to have some peaceful time away from hustle bustle of city's life. The drive to the estate is very smooth and one of easiest to reach, no worries of driving off the road or breaking your back or your vehicle.
Exclusive for your family/group only: Ashirwad Estate Homestay is our home that was built in year 1978, but has been recently renovated. The bungalow can accommodate a group or a family of upto 25 people. The whole homestay will be exclusively for your group/family and will have access to the whole bungalow and the coffee estate. The bungalow has 6 large bedrooms, with comfortable beds, clean linen & blankets, hot water.
Your stay at Ashirwad Estate will include: Breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee/tea/snacks, bonfire, trekking. You will not need to spend a single rupee extra at the homestay. We serve freshly cooked home meals with a touch of local cuisine. Most of the veggies that we use are grown at the estate.
You can take stroll around our coffee estate that is attached to the homestay and explore how sustainable shade grown coffee is grown adding much to the ecosystem of bio-diversity around it. We have nearly 50 different types of shade trees, silver oak trees and fruit and flowering trees that grow in abundance making the Ashirwad Estate a haven for birds and butterflies.
We have few trekking spots that you can choose to do according to your suitability - very tough ones with steep climbing or easy, fun and very scenic trek or walk through forest to reach the hilltop. We can suggest accordingly. The best time to go trekking is mornings before breakfast or evenings after 4pm so as to avoid the daytime heat. These treks can be completed in 2-3hrs.
Want to unleash your inner rock star? Karaoke is a great way to gather the group/family in a night of wholesome, musical fun especially alongside a Bonfire.
We can arrange a lovely Karaoke Night for your group/family with some prior planning. Subject to availability of Karaoke tools.
Bonfire has some charm that sets the mood for a quality outdoor gathering for friends and family. Sitting around the fire under the vast silent sky within the wilderness always will leave you with lingering nights.
We have a barbeque set that you can use to have an outdoor barbeque party (unless it’s raining). If you are unsure on how to set up a barbeque, we can help you prepare some succulent well marinated meat and veggies. Do let us know in advance if you like to have a barbeque.
The nearby Hemavathi River offers plentiful fresh water fishes. There are few good spots for fishing enthusiast. If have done fishing before and have all the gears and it’s a lucky day for you, you will definitely find fishing here is one of the most relaxing and enjoyable experience. Let me know in advance if you plan to go fishing.
If you are a cyclist you will fall in love with the terrain. The roads here have moderate elevation that run along the coffee plantations offering an ideal set up for cycling, with shade trees all along the twisting green roads, forests and the hills.