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Kabini River Lodge

from Rs.13834/ night

Kabini River Lodge is categorised as Experiential Jungle Lodge

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Kabini River Lodge is a renowned jungle lodge on the outskirts of Nagarhole National Park in Karnataka.

Reasons to Visit

  • Experiential jungle lodge spread over 55 acres overlooking River Kabini in Nagarhole National Park
  • One of the oldest and most renowned Jungle lodges in India
  • Colonial Style Rooms, Riverside, and Tented Cottages with simple interiors and attached bathrooms
  • Colonial Style Rooms were part of erstwhile hunting lodge of Maharaja of Mysore
  • Riverside, and Tented Cottages overlooking the River
  • A bar and a restaurant serving meals on fixed meal basis
  • Conference hall for seating 40 persons
  • Activities offered include jeep safaris, coracle rides, motorboat cruise, paddle boats, nature walk
  • Recommended for wildlife and nature enthusiasts and experiential travellers looking at comprehensive wildlife experience

Know It

  • Safaris are shared and exclusive safaris are not offered
  • Safaris happen with clockwork precision as part of fixed schedule. Guest arriving late do not get extra safaris on the day of the checkout
  • Rooms have no TV or AC


  • Experiential Jungle Lodges in Karnataka
    "Experiential jungle lodge spread over 55 acres overlooking River Kabini in Nagarhole National Park. Kabini being part of Karnataka Forest and Tourism, is the only jungle lodge that assures two safaris per night stay. Styling of Kabini is rustic and team here is extremely knowledgeable about the park. Recommended for serious Wildlife travellers and bird watchers."

About Nagarhole

Nagarhole (Or Rajiv Gandhi National Park) at 80 kms from Mysore is one of the best-managed parks in South India offering a very good park experience.  more

Things to do in Nagarhole

  • Places to Visit
    Popular Iruppu Falls
  • Activity
    Nagarhole National Park (Bird Watching, Elephant Experience, Jeep Safaris), Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary (Walking, Jeep Safaris)


Contact Us

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Hotel Address

Kabini River Lodge
Karapura, Nissana Beltur, H.D. Kote
Nagarhole, Karnataka

For Reservations Contact NIVALINK or send an enquiry using above form

+91-22-6150 6363 (100 lines)

For Group Reservations

Service Timings

Mon - Sat
- 9:30 AM to 11 PM
- 10:30 AM to 7 PM

Room Rooms per Unit No. of Units No. Rooms
Total Rooms38
Total Occupancy76



  • Doctor-on-call

Food and Beverages

  • Indian Restaurant


  • Trekking
  • Village Walk
  • Nature Walk

Getting There


Mysore (80 kms), Calicut (160 kms), Bangalore (220 kms)
Mysore (80 kms), Chamarajanagar (120 kms), Kannur (123 kms)

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For


A riverside area at 80 kms from Mysore and in close proximity to area where safaris and related activities are conducted. Getaway/Experiential

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 759 reviews

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In the midst of nature, tranquil and peaceful locationBy JR12347 on 29th Aug 2016

Stayed for two nights from 25th - 27th Aug. Excellent property, well trained and professional staff. Enjoyed the stay. Rooms are good and clean. Food was good with a decent spread. All staff...

SafariBy Karthik R on 29th Aug 2016

This is my 11th visit. More visits to come. One of the best lodges in Kabini and excellent food stay and safari. Adding to safari boat rides are excellent and we where able to see a tiger during a...

If some one wants to soak in nature, then choose KabiniBy natarajgn23 on 28th Aug 2016

Fantastic place and very nice property. Our cottage was facing towards Kabini river giving wonderful view. No comments on the service part as Jungle lodges known for best service. I feel one needs...

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  • Pet Friend: False
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Call 022-6150 6363 or email kabini@nivalink.co.infor the Reservations.

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