The Fern Hotels & Resorts, India’s leading environmentally sensitive hotel chain, is thrilled to announce the signing of its new property, Planetree The Fern Resort & Spa, in Chikmagalur, Karnataka. The company at present operates 5 hotels in Karnataka. This latest addition strengthens the brand’s presence in the region, further underlining its commitment to providing world-class experiences for its guests.
Planetree The Fern Resort & Spa, located strategically in the tranquil environs of Chikmagalur is just 4.30 to 5 hours away from Bengaluru and a mere 2 hours from Shivamogga. With the newly opened Shivamogga airport, the accessibility to this serene location has dramatically increased, attracting visitors from all corners of India. The resort is designed with 70 tastefully decorated rooms, each one equipped with modern comforts and amenities to ensure a pleasant stay for the guests.
Chikmagalur often referred to as the “Coffee Land of Karnataka,” is a paradise for nature lovers. With its verdant greenery, rolling hills, and sprawling coffee plantations, it’s a refreshing escape from city life. Visitors can enjoy picturesque trekking trails, stunning waterfalls, and immersive coffee plantation tours, all while soaking up the region’s rich coffee heritage.
“We are truly excited about this new venture in Chikmagalur,” said Suhail Kannampilly, Managing Director, The Fern Hotels & Resorts. “Chikmagalur holds significant potential in terms of tourism and business. This signing aligns perfectly with our vision of extending our footprint in key domestic markets. We look forward to welcoming guests to Planetree The Fern Resort & Spa and providing them an experience filled with the warmth of our hospitality.”
The signing of Planetree The Fern Resort & Spa is another milestone for The Fern Hotels & Resorts, underscoring their commitment to excellence and growth. With its upscale amenities, commitment to environmental conservation, and picturesque location, the resort is set to become a preferred destination for leisure travelers, conferences, and weddings in the region.
“We are immensely proud to be associated with The Fern Hotels & Resorts, a brand that shares our vision of sustainable and hospitable travel experiences,” says Pawan MR, Partner, Planetree The Fern Resort & Spa. “Our goal is to create a sanctuary where guests can immerse themselves in the natural beauty of Chikmanglur while enjoying the comforts of our thoughtfully designed resort. We envision our resort as a destination where every stay is marked by warm hospitality, environmental responsibility, and unforgettable experiences. We look forward to welcoming guests to Planetree The Fern Resort & Spa and are committed to making their stay a landmark in their journey of memorable travels.”
With the recent addition, The Fern Hotels & Resorts, will expand their presence in the Karnataka region, encompassing a total of 7 hotels and resorts, offering over 500 keys. These Fern branded properties in the region include: The Fern Belagavi, with 90 keys; Harsha The Fern Shivamogga, offering 88 keys; The Fern Residency Yeshwanthpur Bengaluru with 63 keys; The Fern Residency Vijayapura, boasting 67 keys; The Fern Residency Hubbali, providing 52 keys; and The Fern Residency Seshadripuram, Bengaluru, an upcoming addition to the portfolio, which will have 78 keys.