Here is a list of 3 great weekend getaway resorts around Bangalore city, and Why?

An extended weekend is coming up, you don't want to spent the whole time driving? Consider this option. Bangalore has a lot of weekend getaway resorts.  How to pick the right one suitable to you? If this is your dilemma, read on!

Below is a handpicked three options. Three resorts of very different flavours.

Angana The Courtyard

You cannot describe easily, if Angana is a large homestay or a compact resort. The fact is it's a pleasant blend of both. Like seclusion and discreteness of the ancestral homes, Angana has that vibe.

Eagleton The Golf Resort

A short detour off the Mysore Road is Eagleton. Sprawling property with a well manicured golf course. If indore and outdoor games, and lots of open green space to strole excites you, Eagleton is not way off.

Mango Mist Resorts

Set inside a lush mango tree orchard ( so the name Mango Mist). Great for outdoor games and activities. Fun packed, action packed getaway for your family is what you are looking for, Mango Mist fits the bill. Kids will love this place, thanks to the gaming and aventure options

In general all these resorts are  are about 1½  hours drive from the city. All located south of Bangalore city. You can drive on the the NICE Road a make the suitable exit.

Angana is 30km south of Bangalore City ( Majestic area). Or about 25km from Electronic City. For Angana take the NICE Road and take Kanakapura Road Exit. Or straight get to the Kanakapura Road if you are driving from HSR, BTM area.

From electronics City, Whitefield area convenient to take the NICE Road. Take the Kanakapura Road exit and drive towards Kanakapura. In 7km you'll cross Kaggalipura village. A little ahead, after a tank on your right, exit Kanakapura Road and turn right. Angana is 1km off Kanakapura road ( locally ask for the Pipeline Road, Angana is next to Pipeline road)

Eagleton Resort is about 30km from Bangalore City ( and about 65km from Whitefield area). For Eagleton, get to the Mysore Road. Again NICE Road is an option to beat the city traffic towards Mysore road. Take the Mysore Road exit on the NICE Road. From here, drive towards Mysore. Eagleton is about 15km from Mysore Road Exit. From Mysore Road exist, after about 12 km, you'll see the Indian Oil Fuel station on your left. The next left (you'll see a Eagleton signboard here) will take you to Eagleton entrance ( 3km from Mysore Road).

Mango Mist is about 50km from Whitefield area, or 30km from Yesvantpur. For driving to Mango Mist Resort, get to the Hosur Road (NH44) first. Take the Jigani road (at Bommasandra, near Electronic City) towards Jigani town. Follow the local direction to the resort from Jigani town. From the Hosur road, Mango Mist is about 12 km drive for you.