Rangerwood Nature Castle

Rangerwood Nature Castle is a true window to the wild. Situated right at the entrance of Periyar Tiger Reserve Thekkady, the resort is a true holiday place. With an experience of over three decades in hospitality industry, we always strive to deliver the best and make our guests comfortable and happy.

Rangerwood Nature Castle offers 25 spacious, cozy rooms with four different tariffs. We also provide many facilities like 24 hours hot water, doctor on call, currency exchange facility, swimming pool, multi cuisine restaurant with buffet space, parking for 3 buses / 7 mini bus and over 20 cars etc. Besides that we provide activities such as entertainment shows, fishing within the resort premises etc. All balconies and windows opens to beautiful reserve forest. From the comfort of your luxurious room, you can watch wildlife close. Make a visit to our resort and make your holidays memorable!

Rangerwood Highlights

  • Nearest private resort to Periyar Tiger Reserve.
  • Each & every balcony window faces Periyar Lake and Reserve forest
  • 25 premium & luxurious cottages with 4 different tariff rates.
  • Most spacious cottages extends up to 600 Sq.Ft.
  • Multi cuisine restaurant with buffet space.
  • 1500 Sq. Ft. roof top party area with facility for camp fire
  • Ample parking space
  • Provision for fishing at resort premises.v
  • Facilities for recreational activities and health club within the resort
  • Party and conference hall available

Rooms & Tariff

Rangerwood Nature Castle is truly a window to the wild. From the room, its not just a window but the whole balcony opens to the beautiful reserve forest. Yes, you have an exclusive balcony for your room and from the comfort of your room where you can watch the wild folks play.

There are three seasons according to Periyar Tiger Reserve, i.e., Season, Peak Season and Off Season.

Season Time - 1st October 2013 to 31st March 2014

Off Season Time - 1st April 2013 to 30th Sept. 2013

Special rates are applicable for pooja holydays, deevali, x mas & new year


Rangerwood nature castle offers an exemplary multi cuisine restaurant to savor the traditional tastes of Kerala and South-Indian food in addition to Continental, Chinese & North Indian dishes. We provide both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes maintaining separate hygienic kitchens for the preparation of both. Special attention is paid in order to maintain the freshness and cleanliness of the dishes we serve. We also cater special dishes provided it is done at the time of booking.

Feast on Kerala food! Exotically flavored, Kerala food is our specialty. There is a vast number of dishes to choose from within the. Kerala meals which include white boiled rice with side curries like 'thoran', 'kalan', 'pachadi', 'olen' or 'avial'; and major curries as 'sambhar' or 'moru' . A crispy, crunchy 'pappadam' is served alongside to add completion to the meal. It is served on tender green banana leaf.

If you wish for something spicier, you can choose to have pulao, biriyani or pilaff with additional curries. For breakfast, there is 'puttu', which is white rice flour dough steamed in a bamboo stalk served with 'kadala' or 'peas' curry. Another hot favorite is 'Idli' and 'dosa'. We also deliver the great Kerala's much-coveted 'kappa' (tapioca) with spicy red-chilly fish or mutton curry.

At Rangerwood Nature castle, everything is set according to the preference of our valuable guests. Depending upon their choices we create a customized menu for each day. For those who would like to taste varieties of dishes available, we provide them with buffet for lunch and dinner. For others, orders are taken according to their food interests and served either at their rooms or at the Rangerwood restaurant.

Come and enjoy the warm delicacies of ethnic & traditional Kerala dishes during your pleasant stay with us. A million delights await you at Rangerwood Nature Castle!