Farm Fresh veggies

Farm Fresh veggies

Less than a kilometre away from Dhole’s Den is our organic farm from where we source most of the fruits and vegetables for our kitchen. We invite you to be a farmer for a day and experience the rustic way of life. From savouring the fresh greenery and aromatic soil to...

Modi 4.5

Friends of Dhole's Den Many of you must be wondering why a 'political' article here. The article is by me and was published in a bi-monthly magazine called India & You and was distributed at the recently concluded Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas at Varanasi. The reason to...

Black-winged kite

Black-winged kite

CAPTURED BY OUR NATURALIST GIRISH DESCRIPTION: Black-winged Kite is grey and white with black shoulders and red eyes.Upperparts are bluish-grey. Black wings coverts form a black shoulder patch. Central tail feathers are bluish-grey and outer tail feathers are...

Get your “Me Time” :)

Get your “Me Time” 🙂

Finally, here it is, a small episode of my experience on a work trip to Dhole's Den and Ekant. Although I work there and have been there before, I wanted to share this, because I felt I experienced it as a guest this time, only that I was accompanied by 12 more ladies...

The King turns 10

The King turns 10

October 23rd, 2018, Bandipur My dear Boy, Another year passed by, you are older by a year and I can hope to be wiser now, as older I am already You would have turned 70 today! I sit here in ‘Ekant’ meaning Solitude and see the setting sun through the shell windows...

Zulu my love, my world…

Zulu my love, my world…

To Zulu on her ninth birthday…. My daughter, I take the liberty to address you so as there are people who understand the underlying feeling in my calling you the daughter of the house and because there are people who vehemently oppose calling you so. My letter to you...

We love to care for you…

We love to care for you…

Dear Friends, We have at our den, guests big and small. Most of the guests whom I regularly meet mention to me that our staff is very friendly and they aren't the usual hotel personnel with a measured gait, a smile that even a 'donkey' can deliver but with warmth in ...

About us

Dhole’s Den is a boutique, eco-friendly and luxurious safari homestay located close to Bandipur national park. Dhole’s Den Bandipur is the residence of Karthik Davey and his family who are ardent dog lovers and share a passion for the outdoors.