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A tranquil wildlife experience with all-inclusive dining at The Bison, Kabini

  • The Bison Kabini -

    Kabini, Karnataka, India
  • within 24-hours confirmation
Travel by 31st March, 2021
per room starting@ ₹ 23,690
Prices For Two Adults With Taxes
save upto 46%
actual value ₹ 44,208

Be a guest at the home of exotic wildlife, verdant forests, and serene backwaters to experience what it feels like to stay in the wild with elegant luxury. Invite yourself to live in the lavish African-style tented rooms with heart-warming hospitality at The Bison with this alluring 2-night deal.

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within 24-hours Confirmation: Please note that the rooms are subject to availability of the pre-reserved room.

2 Nights Bamboo Room
  • All meals 
  • Backwater or tribal village trek
  • Coracle boat ride
  • One sundowner experience
  • One camp bonfire experience with snacks
  • Complimentary scheduled activities at the resort
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2 Nights Rustic Machan
  • All meals 
  • Backwater or tribal village trek
  • Coracle boat ride
  • One sundowner experience
  • One camp bonfire experience with snacks
  • Complimentary scheduled activities at the resort
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2 Nights Waterfront Luxury Tent
  • All meals 
  • Backwater or tribal village trek
  • Coracle boat ride
  • One sundowner experience
  • One camp bonfire experience with snacks
  • Complimentary scheduled activities at the resort
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Dine around a beautiful bonfire, explore the rustic backwaters or sit down to enjoy the splendid sunset in the wild; you can revel in these experiences at The Bison while relishing the perpetual serenity and magnificence of nature and its wildlife.

Your Inclusions:

  • Savour some delicious cuisines amidst nature with daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Discover the hidden beauty of Kabini with either a trek to the tribal village on the fringes of the forest or a backwater trek
  • Experience the comforting serenity of Kabini river with a camp bonfire and veg snacks
  • Explore the dense forests through the water routes with a coracle boat ride
  • Relish the enchanting beauty of the sunset with a sundowner experience, at a spot near the backwaters
  • Keep yourself engaged in fascinating experiences with access to complimentary scheduled activities at the resort

The Location – Wild Bucolic Backwaters

Kabini is famous for its tranquil backwaters, lush green forests and diverse wildlife, attracting several nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers every year to stay in the lap of nature. The Nagarahole National Park, adjoining the Kabini backwaters, is home to various wildlife species including the Bengal tiger, the Asiatic elephant, the leopard, and the Black Panther. Adventurous jungle and boat safaris, bucolic treks, birdwatching - there is an endless list of activities that you can do in this wild, exotic location.


The Property – Luxury Amidst Wilderness

Filled with the awe-striking natural beauty and serenity of the Kabini backwaters, The Bison is located on the edge of the Nagarahole National Park serving as a perfect destination for spending some time amidst nature and wildlife. Started by a group of wildlife enthusiasts and naturalists, it is the only African-style tented camp in India and offers various safaris and other exceptional activities. It is also the closest property to the Nagarhole Tiger Reserve gate and the only one in the area overlooking the Reserve's tourism zone. With rustic yet luxurious accommodation and endearing hospitality, The Bison gives you an unforgettable wildlife vacay.


Your Room – Rustic Opulence

Bamboo Room:  Surrounded by bamboo hedges, these breezy, compact rooms let you experience an exotic stay amidst the bush. Equipped with a snug double bed and an in-room bathroom with a refreshing shower, the Bamboo Room features a verandah where you can sit and enjoy Kabini's endless natural beauty.

Rustic Machan: The rustic machan suite, set on wooden stilts high above the ground, offers a panoramic sight of the Kabini backwaters, the forest, and the camp while you sit in its spacious verandah. This bucolic tented room is equipped with a cosy queen bed and a connected bathroom.

Waterfront Luxury Tents: This exquisite tented room, located near the backwaters, offers a majestic sight of the waters, the forests and the sunset from its commodious verandah. The Waterfront Luxury Tent features a queen bed and a luxurious in-room bathroom with a rain shower and is furnished with stylish wooden furniture and floor.


Your safety is of utmost priority to us. Which is why we are bringing you certified getaways to make sure your stay is safe and worry-free. Properties that tick all the boxes of our 12-point safety checklist get the Safe Getaway stamp while the rest are self-certified and follow their own set of protective measures.

  • Physical distancing of at least 6 feet to be followed as far as feasible.
  • All guests and employees are required to wear face shields/masks.
  • Every staff member and guest is required to follow proper hand hygiene such as frequent washing of hands and use of alcohol-based sanitizers. Both measures are facilitated by the hotel.
  • There is sufficient provision of hand sanitizers in guest rooms and public areas.
  • Guests are required to provide their travel history and medical records at the time of check-in and the same has to be looked into and maintained. ID and self-declaration form is provided by each guest at the reception.
  • Luggage is disinfected before being sent to the room.
  • Room service or takeaway is facilitated and encouraged.
  • Regular and effective sanitation within the premises is maintained with particular focus on lavatories, drinking and handwashing stations/areas.
  • Frequently touched surfaces such as doorknobs, elevator buttons, handrails, benches, washroom fixtures, etc. are cleaned and disinfected on a regular basis.
  • Deep cleaning of all washrooms is ensured at regular intervals.
  • Thermal screening of all guests and employees before they enter the property is compulsory.
  • Regular staff training is initiated for maintaining social distancing norms, hand hygiene and respiratory etiquette.

Valid for travel from 08/09/2020 to 31/03/2021

Surcharge: A non-refundable surcharge per room, per night, applies payable directly to FABgetaways at time of booking. Dates and prices have been identified in the Booking Calendar, where applicable.

Blackout Dates: There will be dates on which this deal will be unavailable. Dates for these have been marked on the booking calendar under blackout dates.

Availability: Bookings are subject to availability. To confirm your dates of stay at purchase, click on 'Book Now' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select the available dates. Dates with a surcharge and blackout dates are identified.

7-day Change of Heart Refund Policy: We always have one deal better than the other. So, we understand your change of heart. Within 7 days of purchase, we’ll happily give you an option to cancel your booking, with a full refund, as long as the cancellation date is at least 30 days before the arrival date. For cancellations after 7 days of purchase, the hotel’s cancellation policy and penalty apply.

Change of Date: 1 change in dates is permissible at no additional charge, provided that the change is made at least 30 days before the original arrival date and provided that the hotel has availability on the newly requested dates. The final decision regarding date changes is at the sole discretion of the Hotel and the Hotel reserves the right to decline a change in dates, should availability not exist on newly requested dates.

Partial Prepayment: Partial prepayment options are available for certain deals. For further information, please do not hesitate to contact our Travel Concierge team, by Email ( or by phone (+919099061000).

Hotel Cancellation Policy: Any cancellation will incur a full payment. A no-show on the day of arrival will also incur charges equivalent to a full stay.

Each package is valid for two adults.

Maximum Guest Capacity: For the Bamboo room, the maximum room capacity is two adults and one child (aged below 12 years). For the Rustic Machans and Waterfront Luxury Tents, the maximum room capacity is two adults and two children (aged below 12 years) or three adults. See the ‘Extra Guest Policy’ and ‘Child Policy’ for more details.

Extra Guest Policy: Where applicable, for the Rustic Machans & Waterfront Luxury Tents, an extra adult can stay at a surcharge of INR 7,025 per night & INR 7,960 per night respectively, with an extra bed and the inclusions available in the package, payable directly at the resort.

Child Policy: Where applicable, for Bamboo Cottage, Rustic Machans & Waterfront Luxury Tents, a child aged between 0 - 4 years may stay free of charge, a child aged between 5 - 12 years may stay at a surcharge of INR 2,972 per night, INR 4,180 per night & INR 4,757 per night respectively, these charges include an extra bed and the inclusions available in the package, payable directly to the resort.

Note: Guests who are visiting the property from outside Karnataka, please be sure to abide by the Covid State Laws and provide the hotel with proof of Quarantine or Testing.

Check-in: 12:00 PM

Checkout: 10:30 AM

Please note that certain activities are weather dependent and seasonal. 

The package cannot be split.

No connecting rooms are available.

Offer only available for consecutive nightly stays.

Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated).

Menus are subject to change without notice.

Please note that full terms and conditions apply - refer to


Excursions and Activities: The resort offers specially-curated trips through the nature reserves and fun-filled experiential activities to let you have an unforgettable experience in the wilderness of Kabini.

  • Safaris: The resort helps you explore the diverse wildlife and ecological reserves of the Nagarahole National Park through jungle and boat safaris.
  • Treks: The resort takes you on a trek to a tribal village located on the edge of the dense forests to let you observe the rural life in the Kabini backwaters.
  • Bird Watching: Kabini is home to a plethora of bird species, both resident and migratory. Discover the unseen treasure of feathered fauna with the enticing birdwatching trips arranged by the resort.
  • Boat Ride: Hop on a motorboat and set on a journey to see nature under the blanket of a starry sky or in the aura of a mesmerizing sunset.
  • Coracle Ride: Explore the tranquil backwaters at a slow pace with a rustic coracle ride to experience travelling in Kabini's popular mode of rural transportation.
  • Star Gazing: Witness the astronomical extravaganza of a star-studded sky in the complete absence of urban pollution and hubbub.
  • Camping: The resort can provide you with an impeccable camping experience amidst the woods by arranging a stay at an exclusive campsite with a personal staff accompanying you to be at your service all the time.
  • Sundowners: Relish a drink at a unique location amidst an occasional presence of gaurs, elephants, and deer while the sun sets over the verdant jungle.
  • Photography Lessons: Learn to capture the exotic wildlife of Kabini backwaters with a camera through the photography lessons offered by the resort that also involves a photography trip through the dense jungle.

Private Dining: The resort helps you spend some special romantic moments with your loved one by arranging a private candle-lit dinner for you by the pool.


Dining: With an outdoor setting under the blanket of stars and engulfed in the chic aura of lanterns, the resort offers a delectable dinner around a bonfire by the backwaters to let you have a truly exotic dining experience. In the morning, you can savour the delicious South Indian treats while enjoying the pleasant sight of the lush forests and the tranquil backwaters.

Swimming Pool: Take a dip in the pristine Bush Pool at the resort to get lost in the soothing serenity of the backwaters and nature.


By Air

The nearest airport from the resort is Mysore Airport, located 75 km (approx. 1.5 hours) away. There are regular non-stop flights available from cities such as Chennai and Bangalore, and also connecting flights from major cities like Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata.

By Road

You can also drive to the resort via a 5-hour drive from Bangalore (220 km) or Calicut (158 km).

By Rail

The nearest railhead from the resort is in Mysore, about 75 km (approx. 1.5 hours) away. The junction has excellent rail connectivity with a regular influx of trains from major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, and Bangalore.

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