Coonoor capitalizes on the beauty of the Nilgiris, being one of the largest hill stations in the Hills. The beauty of the place will enthrall you with towering trees and Tea plantations. The cool breeze only to encapsulate you further.
The resort is situated in Bandisholai, the junction from where the towns like Coonoor, Kotagiri, Ooty and Mettupalayam are easily accessible.
We are just 2 Kms from the world famous, Sims Park. Sim's Park, Coonoor, The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu.
Sim's Park is an important tourist place to visit in Coonoor, at a height of 1780 meters above mean sea level. Here the maximum temperature goes up to 27 degree Celsius and the minimum falls to 2°C. The average rain fall of this garden is 150 cm. It extends over an area of 12 hectares of undulating land and possesses a number of natural advantages.
Coonoor is well connected by good roads.
18 kilometers from Ooty
70 kilometers from Coimbatore
175 kilometers from Mysore (via Gudalur)
187 kilometers from Kozhikode
236 kilometers from Kodaikanal (via Palani)
281 kilometers from Kochi (via Palakkad and Coimbatore)
300 kilometers from Bangalore (via Mysore)
535 kilometers from Chennai (via Salem)
Coonoor is situated on National Highway NH 67. It is connected by road to travelers from the states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka.
Ooty, the headquarters of Nilgiris district, has frequent buses connecting nearby towns in the district such as Coonoor, Kotagiri, and Gudalur. There are bus connections to most villages in the district via one of these three towns. There are also frequent bus connections to the nearby mainline railway stations of Mettupalayam and Coimbatore. The town also has direct bus services to various cities and towns of Tamilnadu like Coimbatore, Tirupur, Erode, Salem, Sathyamangalam, Karur, Dindigul, Chennai, Trichy, Tirunelveli, Madurai, Thanjavur and Kanyakumari.
There are several bus services to and from the nearby cities of Mysore and Kozhikode. Direct buses can be boarded for Ooty from many other parts of Karnataka and Kerala, including Palghat, Nilambur and Sulthan Bathery in Kerala, and Gundlupet in Karnataka.
Coonoor and Ooty are connected by NMR train service. The railway station for Ooty is Udhagamandalam railway station and for Coonoor is Coonoor railway station. Mettupalayam provides the interchange between 'The Nilgiris Passenger' NMR meter gauge service and The Nilgiri Express broad gauge service. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR) is one of the oldest mountain railways in India. The NMR was declared by the UNESCO as a World Heritage in July 2005. This connects Ootacamund with the town of Mettupalayam, at the foothills of the Nilgiri Mountains
Coonoor and Ooty do not have a civilian airport. The near by airports are Coimbatore (96 kilometers), Kozhikode (141 kilometers) and Bangalore (309 kilometers). Ooty has three helipads, one at Theettukal and two at Kodanad. The Theettukal helipad is the closest to the town, approved by Airports Authority of India, used for defence and VIP services.