Experience the vibrant surroundings of Nani's Nook. The town was established by the British in the early 19th century as the summer headquarters of the Madras government, and memorably nicknamed ‘Snooty Ooty’. Nani's Nook offers visitors an endless variety of activities. The mountains, where the private club resides, offers world class views, hiking and biking trails, horseback riding and mountainfront dining.
Set in the Carrot and Strawberry capital of India, surrounded by organic farms and world-renowned tea estates,Nani's Nook has access to the finest offerings of the area. Diners at our restaurants have the opportunity to explore them all. At Maya, the cuisine is created with farm-fresh produce and served with spectacular mountain views. Tea aficionados and novices alike can taste selections by the cup with hot scones.
Horseback riding is a classic and popular way to enjoy the beautiful scenery surrounding Nani's Nook. Our skilled outfitters can arrange a wide variety of riding experiences including guided day backcountry trips.
Miles of single-track trail beckon members of varying hiking and riding abilities with stunning vistas, hidden meadows, and secret picnic spots. Mountain top van shuttles are even available to transport the biggest adrenaline junkies to the start of our challenging downhill mountain bike course.
Enjoy an interactive tea tasting at Nani's Nook and get introduced to 40 different types of tea that are offered. A three tier Afternoon Tea set over-flowing with freshly baked scones, quiches, mouth-watering finger sandwiches and delicate pastries is a sight in itself. The rumble of the tea cart containing over different kinds of tea presents an altogether different sight and a luxurious challenge to those thinking they were just in for a simple cup of tea.
The Health and Wellness facilities at Nani's Nook are top notch. We have many facilities for those looking to stay active during their stay. The amenities include a collection of cardio and strength training equipment, heated pool, green tea foot spas, racquet games,personal training and off-premise golf.
Get ready to experience the unexpected. From a mixologist making heady sips, to a musician teaching you to play the guitar, photography lessons from the best to culinary advice from the best chocolateur in town, at Nani's Nook, you are ensured of curated experiences beyond the expected.
Immerse yourself in your passion. Nani's Nook offers countless ways to have fun. Activities of every kind are offered Slam dunk at the basket ball courts,play pole soccer,miniature golf or practice tennis on our tennis wall.
Geocaching is our favourite family indulgence. It's like a scavenger hunt in the club! This GPS led activity is a fun and educational way to spend time exploring the surroundings.GPS will guide you through clues set on to predetermined locations where you locate the hidden cache box. Good luck!
Find out for yourself why southern skies are called the Astro delight of India. Gaze through a powerful telescope and discover the celestial wonders that surround us. Let your Personal Astronomer guide you through the different planets and stars that make up our night sky.
Let our dedicated team of on-site professionals help capture the perfect picture with a breathtaking backdrop for your holiday card. Photo session and one 5x7 print are provided complimentary.
We invite you to see the beautiful sights of Ooty like you’ve never seen them before – on a Segway Personal Transporter (PT). A variety of guided tours are available taking participants on an hour and a half long leisure ride on one of the most unique and innovative modes of transportation.
In-Room Camping for children visiting with their friends and families will do away with the traditional rollaway bed and replace it with an in-room tent large enough to become a private home-away-from-home for younger guests. The In-Room Tent Experience will feature The Nani's Nook tent delivery to the family’s guest room, tent setup, a fun and educational book about Ooty's spectacular hills & sholas, and a keepsake stuffed animal.