Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa, Kerala

Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa, Kerala

Nestled across a sprawling 10-acre expanse in the northern plateaued region of Kerala, Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa is a true embodiment of natural beauty.

Offering mesmerizing 270-degree views of Banasura Lake and its lush forested hills, this resort is a haven where mindfulness, wellness, and nature converge harmoniously. Designed to seamlessly blend with the surrounding topography, Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa provides an unparalleled and earth-friendly experience in the heart of “God’s own country.” As you meander through the resort’s winding avenues, you’ll be enchanted by the captivating vistas that unfold before you. Perched gracefully on a peninsular hill, the resort offers sweeping panoramas of the pristine lake and the verdant forest corridors of Wayanad. The serene hilly greens, imbued with a sense of tranquillity, perfectly complement the ever-changing colours of the skies reflected in the sparkling waters of the lake. Your senses will be captivated from the moment you arrive, with waterfront villas and cottages, rooms that offer captivating views, lush carpeted vegetation, and an overall ambience of idyllic serenity.

Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa, Kerala


Indulge in a delightful culinary journey at Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa, where you can savour exquisite flavours while being treated to breathtaking views. Whether you crave provincial classics of South Indian cuisine or prefer to explore international delights, the resort’s diverse dining options cater to every palate. Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa offers not only exceptional cuisine but also breathtaking vistas that accompany your culinary adventures. With a range of dining options to choose from, you’ll be spoiled for both choice and views, ensuring that every meal at the resort becomes a truly unforgettable experience.

Indulge in a delightful culinary journey at Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa.


Shamiana, the plush All-Day Dining restaurant, offers a luxurious and lake-facing setting where you can indulge in a delightful culinary experience. With a special focus on Kerala’s delectable provincial cuisine, Shamiana brings together a fusion of Indian, Continental, and Asian flavours to tantalize your taste buds. Situated in a picturesque location overlooking the lake, Shamiana provides a charming ambience that enhances your dining experience. The restaurant’s elegant decor and comfortable seating create a welcoming atmosphere for guests to savour their meals while enjoying the mesmerizing views.

At Shamiana, you can embark on a gastronomic journey that celebrates the diverse culinary traditions of India, along with influences from Continental and Asian cuisines. Immerse yourself in the sumptuous flavours of Kerala’s provincial dishes, which showcase the region’s rich culinary heritage and local ingredients. Whether you’re craving traditional Indian delicacies, international favourites, or unique fusion creations, Shamiana’s menu offers a wide range of options to suit every palate. From aromatic curries to succulent grills, from flavourful stir-fries to mouth-watering desserts, the restaurant ensures a memorable dining experience with its diverse and carefully crafted culinary offerings. Indulge in the culinary delights of Shamiana, where plush surroundings and lake-facing views complement the exquisite flavours of Indian, Continental, and Asian cuisine. Allow yourself to be transported on a culinary journey that showcases the best of Kerala’s culinary spectrum and beyond.

Taj Wayanad Resort & Spa, Kerala

Southern spice

For curious food enthusiasts, Shamiana offers an authentic tribute to the flavours of South India, captivating your senses with its thoughtfully curated decor, spacious and vibrant interiors, and, of course, a culinary journey that spans the distinctive cuisines of four southern states. Immerse yourself in the carefully curated decor of Shamiana, which pays homage to the rich cultural heritage of South India. Every detail has been meticulously chosen to create an ambience that reflects the region’s traditions and culinary legacy. From the colours and textures to the artistic elements, the restaurant sets the stage for an immersive dining experience.

Step into the spacious and vibrant interiors of Shamiana, where simplicity meets elegance. The design allows for a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere, providing the perfect backdrop for savouring the diverse flavours that South India has to offer. The inviting ambience invites you to take your time and savour each bite. Prepare to embark on a culinary adventure as you explore the rich and varied cuisine that spans the four southern states of India. From the tangy and spicy flavours of Andhra Pradesh to the aromatic and coconut-infused dishes of Kerala, from the flavourful vegetarian specialities of Karnataka to the traditional delicacies of Tamil Nadu, Shamiana’s menu showcases the best of each region. Indulge in authentic recipes, local ingredients, and time-honoured cooking techniques that bring out the true essence of South Indian cuisine. Shamiana invites you to relish this exceptional culinary journey, where the carefully curated decor, spacious interiors, and delectable cuisine come together to create an unforgettable experience. Discover the flavours of South India and allow your taste buds to be transported to the vibrant culinary landscape of the region.

Tropics Poolside Bar & Grill

Bar lounge

At High Ball, the maritime-themed watering hole perched at Taj Wayanad’s highest point, you can indulge in signature cocktails that are expertly crafted to infuse the flavours of Kerala, all while enjoying an unrivalled 270-degree panoramic view of Banasura Lake and the surrounding hills. High Ball offers a unique and captivating ambience, inspired by maritime influences. The carefully curated decor and design elements transport you to a world of nautical charm, creating a memorable setting for your drinking experience. Settle into the comfortable surroundings and let the breathtaking views mesmerize you as you sip on your cocktail. The talented mixologists at High Ball have created a selection of signature cocktails that pay homage to the vibrant flavours of Kerala. Each drink is thoughtfully crafted, incorporating local ingredients and innovative combinations to deliver a truly unique taste experience. Whether you prefer a refreshing tropical concoction or a bold and spicy blend, you’ll find a cocktail that suits your preferences and perfectly complements the stunning surroundings.

As you raise your glass, the panoramic view of Banasura Lake and the hills unfold before you, offering a visual feast that enhances your drinking experience. The 270-degree vista provides an unparalleled backdrop as you savour your meticulously crafted cocktail, immersing yourself in the natural beauty of the surroundings. High Ball invites you to indulge in the art of mixology while relishing the unparalleled views at Taj Wayanad’s highest point. Let the flavours of Kerala dance on your palate as you sip on signature cocktails, and allow the panoramic vista to transport you to a world of maritime charm and natural splendour.

Tropics Poolside Bar & Grill

Tropics, our open-air bar and grill located by the infinity pool, is a delightful oasis flanked by the serene lake on one side and the inviting pool on the other. This idyllic setting creates the perfect backdrop for enjoying choice beverages, breathtaking views, and nautical accents that enhance your experience. Situated in the heart of nature, Tropics offers a relaxed and inviting atmosphere where you can unwind and indulge in refreshing beverages. The open-air design allows you to feel the gentle breeze and soak in the natural surroundings while savouring your favourite drinks.

The bar at Tropics boasts a carefully curated selection of beverages, ensuring there is something to suit every taste. Whether you prefer a classic cocktail, a fine wine, or a refreshing mocktail, you’ll find a wide range of options to choose from. Let the expert bartenders craft the perfect drink for you as you unwind in this tranquil setting. While you sip your chosen beverage, take in the scenic vistas that surround you. The breathtaking views of the lake and the infinity pool create a sense of serenity and beauty, enhancing your enjoyment of the moment. Adding to the ambience, nautical accents can be found throughout Tropics, immersing you in a maritime-inspired setting. These subtle touches of decor contribute to the overall charm and create a unique atmosphere that sets Tropics apart. Whether you’re in the mood for a refreshing drink, a delicious grilled snack, or simply want to soak in the natural beauty around you, Tropics is the perfect spot. Immerse yourself in the tranquil atmosphere, relish the stunning views, and let the nautical accents transport you to a world of relaxation and enjoyment.

Event spaces


This majestic pillar less ballroom, with a high ceiling, overlooks the reservoir and is a perfect location for larger-than-life celebrations. 

Pivotal occasions demand singular venues. Mindfully designed with high ceilings, wood and cloth interiors and floral motifs, this 260 sq. m. ballroom, with a pre-function area overlooking the charming lake and hills, is ideal for momentous occasions, leadership retreats and mindful off-sites.

Amphitheatre and yoga pavilion

Whether it’s momentous celebrations, a theatrical expression of emotions, or curated master classes of culture, our open-air, lake-facing Amphitheatre and Yoga Pavilion create a mindful ambience that defines an echelon of its own.

Embark on mindfully fashioned journeys at our outdoor Amphitheatre and Yoga Pavilion. A space where the mind is encouraged to be at peace – temple art blessing the occasion from above, the propitious elements congregating from all sides, and the waves contributing a natural melody – the Pavilion stands adjacent to the Banasura Lake, the verdant Hills a symbol of prosperity and health. One with the elements and reminiscent of auspicious architecture, this open space is particularly suited for mindful mandaps, cultural events and, of course, yoga.