Services Available at School Thota, Vintage Get Away

School Thota, Vintage Get Away is the ideal holiday location for visitors who want to experience the plantation life and Coorgi tradition. For the discerning traveler who values a personalized holiday with a family to care for them. It is also for the environment conscious traveler who wants to support those who farm organically and serve local food. And is suited for travelers who would like to support families running an alternative to large commercially run establishments.


The cuisine is predominantly Coorgi, influenced by the Malabar Coast. The table is supplied with vegetables and fruit grown either on the estate itself or from local farms. Meat, poultry and fish also grace the table. Once in a while, dishes from the old plantation era, pre-independence, etc. finds its way out of the kitchen. Desserts range from fresh fruit, puddings, souffl├ęs, and custards to cakes and local sweets.

Meals are served in the dining room or outdoors, on the lawn. Self-catering facilities are minimal, with access to an electric kettle. We will discuss your meal preferences with you well beforehand.

What To Bring Along

Clothing that is loose fitting and suited to the warm weather and the local sensitivities and etiquette. Sunglasses, sunscreen, and insect repellent would also make sense.

School Thota, Vintage Get Away bungalow is has a fibre internet connection with WIFI access to our guests. The bungalow is also backed up by Solar power in case of electricity failure.

We recommend you to take a "Walk through the Estate", which we are sure will be etched in your memory for posterity. Cycles are also available to go around the estate.

For avid book readers few handpicked books of the family can be shared which are available at School Thota, Vintage Get Away office.

Indoor games: like chess / monopoly / cards / darts are available.

Outdoor games: Badminton / fishing activity can be arranged / on demand lunch can be served when you visit the picnic spots that part of Keyhole to the Nature