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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

An amazing place with excellent hospitality,wonderfull view,friendly staff..The food was just amazing..amenities are just superb..this is my second visit..and I would highly recommend without any second thought for all..:))..Value For Money.. Resort Manager Jayasheel K,gives more than 100 percent and personally takes care of all that you want..Makes you fell Home Away from Home :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a day at Upasana Resort, indeed to say its a paradise for undisturbed view of beautiful Kalasa mountain range. Serving evening coffee/tea at the open garden gives a awesome experience of witnessing sunset. Good Food, Good staff.

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Thank Prathiba G
Mangalore, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

PROS: 1.Beautiful location amidst mountains n valleys with great views n chilling weather. 2.Many activities for kids n elders alike: pool, games, karoake, camp fire. 3.Food is great. 4.Hospitality is wonderful esp. Mr.Sandeep and Mr.Sandesh and all support staff. 5.Nearby excursions are there.So better to go for 2 days stay wd one day for excursions and one day for absorbing...

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1Thank ManasShanbhag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upasana property is in hillock close to Kalasa. Best place to be with family in bigger numbers. Best to go on weekdays,where you can use most of it. Need to improve on small issues and periodically maintenance. Staffs "Thumbs Up"

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Thank Nissarm
Mangalore, India
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Been in December 2016 with family of 5. Access road is good except for the last 1 km which is a mud road. Location is atop a hill with several hills around. Weather is very pleasant. Rooms are spacious and as shown in website. Linen and toilets are clean. The view from the verandah and 1st floor is superb especially...

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Thank Dr. Ravikiran S
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Overall stay was good.. Pros.. 1.rooms are clean spacious and airy. 2. beautiful location. 3.food was average. Cons.. 1.No proper locks for rooms and bathrooms 2.Approach to resort is bad. 3.They charge for silly things say for example if you order boiled egg they charge 30rs which is complimentary in kind of resort.. 4.please don't order any thing which is...

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1Thank Spurthi K
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Pros: - View from the resort is excellent provides a panorama of the multiple hills in front. - Swimming pool facilities. - Karoke facility. But limited to local songs, no english. - Food is good. - Library facility - Bonfire every night if no rains. Cons: - Although wifi is mentioned available on resort but signals are limited around reception...

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Thank Shadab8
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The location of this place is the highlight. on top of a mountain with lots of mountains around..it was really relaxing spending a day here. The rooms were decent and the food was average. we went as two families. so it was so much fun. yelaneer falls is a must visit. please don't miss it. I have been to many...

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Thank Ashel
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Stayed in Upasana Retreat with friends for 5 nights. Excellent resort with lots of attractions nearby. Lovely views , very helpful staff and excellent food ( we had breakfast , lunch and dinner) at this place.

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Thank Thilakka J
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Last month when we visited Horanadu Annapoorneshwari temple, we stayed in Upasana Retreat and surprised to find so neat rooms, excellent service, delicious food, we felt homely and staff were courteous made our stay memorable. Mohan Rao P Srinath Sanitarywares, Bangalore

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Upasana Retreat - A Tranquil Experience Nestled, among the rain washed mountains of the Western Ghats,bordering the Kudremukh national park, Upasana offers comfortable facilities for Corporate Training Get-together, Family reunion, Week end outing, Special privileges for senior citizens, Artisans, Writers and Photography enthusiasts in an atmosphere of celebrations of nature and peace. Pricing INR 3,000/= per day per person. The tariff is on twin sharing basis for 3 times meal and accommodation inclusive of taxes. Tea/Coffee in the morning and evening. Trekking tours are available with extra pricing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Upasana Retreat

Address: Samse | KudreMukh National Park, Samse 577124, India
Region: India > Karnataka > Samse
Price Range: ₹ 4,672 - ₹ 9,344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Rooms just above the dining area in first floor provide excellent views.”
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“Book valley Facing Rooms. Dont Expect Huge Swimming Pool. Food Variety is limited”
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