Ela Ecoland in Munnar is exclusively for nature lovers. The retreat is 2.5 kilometres away from the Kallar-Mangulam road. It provides a beautiful eco-system of rich flora and fauna.
The Ela Ecoland Nature Retreat is at a calm and peaceful location with waterfalls, lakes and plantations in the property. It is perfectly suitable for nature lovers. There are very few rooms available in the retreat. The tree house is the highlight about the retreat. The views are great from the tree house. None of the modern amenities like internet, TV or room service are available. So you cannot expect top-class services and ambience. But there are some nice activities that are provided to the guests.
Ela Ecoland Nature Retreat has a beautiful property which provides the ultimate connection with nature. The name Ela Ecoland literally means cardamom ecosystem enriched with flora and fauna. The retreat is built amidst coffee and cardamom plantations on a hillock. The accommodation in the retreat is available in three room types which are two luxury tents, a tree house and a two bedroom rock house. The restaurant in the retreat is called "Mannu". There are quite a few activities available for the guests.
The nature retreat offers nature oriented accommodation facilities. It is not luxury or comfort that make the retreat great, but it is the location and the nature-related activities. The property has beautiful waterfalls, majestic tress and natural water resources. In a sense, Ela Ecoland can be compared to a nature reserve in Munnar. The retreat provides very basic accommodation but promises to get you close to mother nature.
The luxury tents can accommodate two persons. It has a king-size bed. There are two luxury tents in the resort with an indoor space of 160 sq. ft. The tents are firmly fixed with a tiled bathroom and a sit-out. Extra bed is provided for a third person. Smoking is prohibited in the tent.
The Rock House is suitable for 6 persons. It has two bedrooms with king-size beds. The house is located in a lonely silent zone. The experience is homely. The two bedrooms have two separate bathrooms.The Rock House is built on a large rock structure with eco-friendly materials.
The Tree House ensures exclusivity and privacy. It is a house built on top of 5 tall trees. Eco-friendly materials have been used to build it. It is built 30 feet above the ground and is completely made out of bamboo. The room has wooden flooring. The balcony gives view of the valley and mountains along with birds. It has an attached bathroom. It is suitable for two persons.