An island preserved to let you experience nature in her honest beauty.
We have two bedrooms. An 'L' shaped bedroom that has two double beds to sleep 4 guests, with its own en suite bathroom. The other bedroom has a double bed with a detached bathroom. Both bathrooms have hot and cold running water with showers.
The living space has two day beds to lounge or sleep in if additional beds are required. A group of up to 8 guests can comfortably have a good nights rest.
The house has a modern and well equipped kitchen with a microwave, fridge, induction plate, gas, a water purification system and a washing machine. Oh, it also has an enviable view of the backwaters and the sea
Al fresco dining with beautiful views of the waters makes mealtimes laid-back and unhurried
Drive down an leave your car at our safe parking bay before you hop on to the boat and paddle across to the island in a few minutes.
Your breakfast,lunch or dinner can be served to you on the outdoor patio with views of the flowing emerald waters. Or pitch your breakfast on the southern end
Jumadi has a tiny beach, private and natural. Sun bathe, take a swim, read a book, or simply doze off on the hammock to the sounds of fish occasionally popping up to see you.
A self catering home. Guests are encouraged to do their own beds and dishes. As a service, the caretaker will clean the house everyday.
Exotic local fare bursting with freshness and flavour is for some reason enough to come to Jumadi. All fish or crustaceans are freshly caught from around the island.
In the house or on the hammock, wifi is available if you need to be connected.
A 10 min hop across the river is Tonse Health Centre for therapeutic oil or gooseberry or salt massages to truly invigorate you.
Ever explored a mangrove, those floating forests in the sea, by foot? Or experienced the childlike joy of drawing water from an ancient well and dousing yourself with it? Or followed the footprints of elusive river otters. Has a peacock ever expressed his love by leaving behind a quill at your door?
Udupi and its renowned Krishna temple is just 22kms. Stunning and unique St. Mary's Island with its columnar Basaltic rock formations is 28kms.
'In the mood for a bbq? Take the available bbq unit , pick your favorite spot on the island and get going under the stars.
Catch a gorgeous ball of orange come up against a green horizon. As you glide past noiselessly dont miss the kingfisher warming itself in the sun or the peacock shaking his tail at you. Or set sail towards a setting sun, watching it paint the sky in a myriad hues,
More than 30 varieties of birds to keep the bird watchers busy. .
What a gem this was! We loved every minute of our stay. My family has never felt so together and so close. Was a joy to watch my children explore without any fear. -Natasha
A reunion that we will never forget. A big thank you to Gautam for opening it to the 7 of us . Everything was incredible. We felt like the kids we were 40 years ago. Every moment memorable.The biggest surprise was Akka’s stupendous food. – The Rascals @50
Awesome awesome ……a great place to just chill…around you the flowing river, lots of flora and fauna….and a lone boatman that takes care of your hunger….Mr Shetty has done a great job with his island property….Highly recommended for those wanting to switch of your busy life….. – Creswell Weightman