The transitional zone between two distinct natural communities, an ecotone is the epitome of change. This aptly sums up the role Ecotones, our boutique resort, hopes to play in todays fast-paced world: a camp far away from the madding crowd, one that will rekindle in you the joy of soaking in the captivating beauty of the outdoors. A place where you can transition into the wild and unwind in the lap of nature.
Munnar a hill station located 1600 meters above sea level. Once the summer resort of the erstwhile British administration in South India it still retains its colonial charm and is famous for its tea plantations, most of which are privately owned. With its sprawling estates, rolling hills, sparkling waterfalls, picture postcard hamlets and undulating valleys, Munnar is an ideal holiday destination.More
Despite our limited inventory, the variety we offer is refreshingly exciting. You can stay in one of our five contemporary premium rooms and enjoy the view of the adjacent hills as the sun rises behind it in the morning.
Our two mud-houses are architectural marvels constructed using custom-made chemical-free and completely eco-friendly mud-bricks and thatched grass roofs laid by local tribesmen called Muthuvans, in their traditional style. The ethnic mud walls are a perfect contrast to the contemporary interiors—a novel experience that awaits you at Ecotones.
Kappa (a delectable maincourse of steamed tapioca aka cassava) served with the local red chilly-flavored fish curry, inji curry (a ginger-based side dish traditionally served with red rice and other vegetable accompanyments), avial (a coconut-based mix of several vegetables with special hill-side inclusions such as Chinese potatoes or koorka) and local slow-cooked chicken curry are just a few of our many specialities. Let us know in advance if you have any food preferences, and we will whip up a meal that will leave your taste buds tingling and longing for more!