We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bison River Resort

Save
Traveller (89)
Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (21)
Overview
Hotel website
Village - Ilva Post District - Uttar Kannada, Ganeshgudi 581365 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Concierge
2.5 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Reviews (151)
Filter reviews
150 results
Traveller rating
29
41
41
14
25
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
29
41
41
14
25
Show reviews that mention
All reviews water activities jungle safari coracle ride white water rafting flora and fauna nice ambience lunch dinner awesome place nature walk syntheri rocks river bank hornbills cement chirping summers burma
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 150 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not worth it. Better stay somewhere else. The only problem in the entire location is this resort. Dandeli is blessed with natural beauty but this resort is no where close to it. The rooms are pathetic, unclean, bathrooms stink. We checked out after couple...More

Thank Sabareesan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having taken warnings from the previous reviews, we went with very low expectations. 1. The rooms were, indeed, dirty and smelly and I wouldn't trust the cleanliness of the towels and sheets. The lock in my room was broken, so I was a little scared....More

1  Thank TanviM10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The resort was beautiful and located right next to the Kali river. Keep your expectations low regarding the rooms as one has to remember that they signed up to stay in the wild. Would recommend staying in top floor rooms though. The food was great...More

Thank prateekv56
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Misleading and horrible place. The rooms are not clean and smelly. The food is average. They say activities are included in the cost but they charge everything extra which is also overpriced . Be careful before booking this place. They don't even clean the place...More

1  Thank Amey P
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The place is right next to river. This is the only good thing about this resort. The rooms were smelling. Pillows were dirty. The stretch from rooms to cafeteria wasn't illuminated. Food was okay. There were ants on buffet tables. Staff was friendly though and...More

1  Thank kumarldh
View more reviews
About
Description
Bison River Resort - Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is nestled in the Wild green forests amidst breathtaking Valleys in the South Indian State of Karnataka. The Resort is perched on the banks of the Kali River with More the cottages and room overlooking the river ethnically decorated with private sit out ensuite. White River Rafting, Jungle safaris, coracle ride, bird watching, Rappelling, Rock climbing, barbeque dinner are the highlights of the stay. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel class
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$53 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
India > Karnataka > Uttar Kannada District > Ganeshgudi
Hotel class
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$53 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
India > Karnataka > Uttar Kannada District > Ganeshgudi
Photos
Traveller (89)
Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (21)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Magenta Resort Dandeli
307 reviews
11.55 km away
Varca Palms Beach Resort
234 reviews
50.32 km away
Ramya Residency
6 reviews
52.06 km away
The Verda Dwarawata
6 reviews
53.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Palacio Do Deao
44 reviews
50.55 km away
MUMTAZ fine dining-family restaurant
7 reviews
35.76 km away
Ayodhya Restaurant
34 reviews
53.78 km away
Masala
12 reviews
56.85 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Supa Dam
50 reviews
2.01 km away
Syntheri Rock
219 reviews
20.05 km away
Dudhsagar Falls
1,191 reviews
24.89 km away
Sathoddi falls
42 reviews
35.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
813mounika
14 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from GaurishM | Reviewed this property |
Price would be between Rs.20,000/- to Rs.25,000/- for the description you have given. It is a total waste of your hard earned money as the place is not at all worth it.
0
Votes
divya5843
24 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from IndianAdventures123 | Property representative |
Dear Ms. Divya, Thank you for your intrest at our Bison River Resort - Dandeli. I would suggest you to extend your stay for 3 Days & 2 Nights to enjoy activities ( As we have 30 to 35 activities) Awaiting your reply.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for room no. 10 or any other room on top floor"
prateekv56
3 weeks ago
Read review
"River View room are better located."
hdg63
31 Jul 2018
Read review
"Riverview rooms"
MEGHNAP79
31 Jan 2018
Read review
"May be the corner side rooms are quieter."
AvidTraveller083
5 Jan 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing