Situated in the scenic Western Ghats
, Hotel River Woods is surrounded by two large coffee estates. There are three bungalows, Avanthy, Prashanthy and Jhainkhan, built in traditional Mangalorean style. These are provided with hot and cold water, fax, STD, ISD, internet, cable TV and indoor and outdoor games. Barbeques, bonfires and theme parties are also organized.
Guests can enjoy an array of outdoor activities including coracle rides, fun fishing, bird watching, trekking, rappelling, river crossing and land expeditions. Day tours are arranged to Kudremukh, Belur and Halebid, Horanadu, Dharmasthala, Muthodi or
Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary and
Sringeri. The hotel is 293 km from Bangalore (the nearest international airport) and 226 km from Mysore.