Aranyakam Homestay


Accomodation Budget: Economy
Class: 2 Star
Best Suited For
Nature Lovers, Couples.
Accomodation Theme
Home Stays, Tree Houses,

Quick Info

Located in Meppadi which falls on the route to Ooty from Chundale, Aranyakam is a unique and pleasant homestay in Wayanad. It offers the stereotypical experience of Kerala. The homestay overlooks the Nilgiri Hills on one side and the Nilambur Forest on the other. The property has well-placed independent tree huts and a heritage bungalow that has deluxe rooms and suite rooms. The architecture and interior designs of the rooms harmonize with the wild environment around them.

Rankings & Ratings

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  • Property
  • Value for money
Editor's Rankings

#32 in 35 Accommodations in Wayanad
#8 in 8 Home Stays in Wayanad
#9 in 9 Tree Houses in Wayanad

"A homestay featuring unique tree huts located amidst a beautiful wild environment."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

Aranyakam Homestay enjoys an unspoiled wild environment and has rooms that perfectly complement the surroundings. The tree huts offer a truly beautiful experience. The Kerala food offered is delicious and has a homely taste. The rooms, having an old world charm, may get slightly dark towards the night. You cannot expect luxury services at the homestay.


  • Tree huts offer amazing experience and views.
  • Delicious and homely Kerala food.
  • Great opportunities for nice nature walks.
  • Wild environment with pleasant weather.


  • Rooms look a little old. 
  • No TV, AC or Wi-Fi in the rooms.
  • Cannot expect any sort of luxury services.
  • Rooms can get a little dark.


  • Non-Veg Restaurant
  • Safe Parking

Detailed Info

Aranyakam Homestay is a wild yet pleasant property located in Meppadi of Wayanad, Kerala. Lying comfortably amidst plantations with the Nilgiri Hills on one side and Nilambur Forest on the other, the Aranyakam Homestay aims to offer a typical Kerala experience. Since the homestay is on a slightly elevated terrain, it offers a panoramic view of the thick forest and the exotic wildlife.

The property has independent tree huts that are equipped with modern amenities. Apart from them, there is a heritage style bungalow featuring deluxe rooms and suite rooms. All the rooms are designed in a way that makes them blend in with the already existing wild environment. The restaurant, serving authentic Kerala delicacies, enjoys a wonderful ambience and provides a view of the lovely flowers and plants in the garden.


Hotel Rules

  1. Check-in Time 12:00 PM, Check-out Time 10:00 AM.

Special Notes

  • Art and photography workshops are sometimes arranged at the homestay.
  • Sightseeing tours to the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary can be arranged on request.
  • The homestay specialises in treks through the rain forest.
  • Tours to major historical places can also be arranged.

Activities Offered*

  • Guided trekking.
  • Campfire.
  • Nature walks through tea and cardamom plantations.

Rooms Types

Tree Hut

The deluxe-category tree huts are independent of each other. They have standard amenities and offer good panoramic views. 

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  • Balcony

Deluxe Room

Deluxe rooms are present in the heritage bungalow in Aranyakam. Their interiors remind you of the colonial era.

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Suite Room

The suite rooms have a stylish ambience but still suit your budget. They are well-furnished and feature modern amenities. 

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*Activities offered by the Accomodation may be limited in number or may change without prior notice depending on the season, demand and other factors. Please request for the details at the time of booking. Availing these activities may have aditional charges depending on the package you opt for.