Irai Safari Retreat

Irai Safari Retreat

Tadoba Andhari National Park
, Maharashtra
, India

Located beside the village of Bhamdeli, this comfortable lodge is spread across 14 acres of naturally restored landscape overlooking the glistening waters of the Irai Lake that borders this tiger park. Combining traditional architectural style, its eight large cottages provide comfortable yet contemporary living, with double storey sit out terraces to unwind at sundown. Eight Safari Serengeti tented rooms with attached machaan lounges are also on offer to get you closer to nature. In house naturalists are on hand to open up the world of Tadoba’s natural riches around the lodge. Take them along for a birdwatching walk or for a safari in the park. Unwind with bicycles, table tennis, a swimming pool and an airy restaurant and lounge area.

Our Rating: Mid-Range
Property Type: Wildlife/Nature Lodge


There are 8 ensuite cottages with a veranda on the ground floor and a sit-out terrace on the top. The Serengeti safari tents are comfortably furnished and have a canvas covered veranda. All tents are ensuite with a view of the Irai lake and the jungles beyond.


A wide range of foods are served in buffet style in its airy restaurant and chefs can also indulge your special requests or local delicacies as desired. Alternatively arrange to have your meal in your cottage, in the machaan or overlooking the lake on request.


Bird watching expeditions, bullock cart rides, nature trails, cycling around the lodge and interactions with partner NGOs are part of their activity schedules for guests. Excursion trips to the nearby village can be organised on request.

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