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Journey through the Colonial Era

Surrounded by ferns and with the famed Nilgiri ‘toy train’ chugging down below, this resort spread over 8 acres offers premium amenities for a truly relaxed holiday.

Sterling Ooty – Fern Hill, is spread over 8 acres on a hilltop with a view of the Ooty toy train chugging past. Explore the unique D&E Impressions, spa, bar & enjoy fresh produce from the organic garden. Indulge in indoor & outdoor games within the resort.

With ferns strewn all around the valley, Sterling Ooty - Fern Hill is set amidst the mountain peaks of Ooty. This resort overlooks terraced farms and distant pine forests. Blankets of tea estates, silvery streams, incredible flora and fauna, stretches of thick forests, and most of all, a culture that is a mix of many influences make this an interesting place to visit. From quaint colonial bungalows to incredible Toda huts, from spices to handmade chocolates, from walking tours to mountain biking, the destination offers everything. Sterling Ooty - Fern Hill facilitates curated trails for you to enjoy. 

Sterling Ooty - Fern Hill with its 175 well-appointed rooms, provides you with all the comfort to take a break in the hills. The resort also has its own organic vegetable garden. The fresh produce of the garden is used in the kitchen. The well-informed gardener can also guide you to the best strawberry gardens, mushroom farms and tea plantations in the region.

Take a nature trail, cycle around the hill, visit the tribal communities and hop on to a toy train. Sterling Ooty - Fern Hill will curate these experiences for you. For the adventurous you, the resort's Holiday Activity Centre has an array of experiences lined up like rope activities, wall climbing and zorbing.

Resort Highlights

Refurbished & upgraded Family suites of up to 750 sft. accommodate the entire family. Lawns and plenty of space for children to run around and play amidst greenery.

2000 sft. Discovery Central with indoor & outdoor games & activities like VR games, Zip line, Burma Ropes, Cycling, Paintball & fun-treks to heritage spots of Ooty.

Enjoy local specialities & Indian & International favourites at “The Fern.” Sterling LOCAL the Restobar serves signature cocktails and popular beverages.

Indulge in complete relaxation and rejuvenation at our in-house spa - “Subuthi.”

RCI Gold Crown TA COE 2018 TA COE 2019 TA COE 2020 TA Travellers Choice Award 2021 TA Travellers Choice Award 2023

Saugata Chatterjee

CEO - FMCG, Bangalore

After 34 years of sales-related international travel, I can say that Sterling ranks top on my list. From people to products - there is a personal touch.


Fitness Consultant, Mumbai

The hike around the quaint Sterling Ooty with its view of the race course and toy trains is awesome. The jeep safari was the favorite part of my stay.



How to get there

The nearest airport is at Coimbatore. The resort can arrange for transfers on request.

The nearest bus stand is at Ooty which is well connected to many destinations. The resort can arrange for transfers on request.

The nearest railway station (broad-gauge) is Mettupalayam, 50 km from the resort. The next nearest railway station is at Coimbatore (broad-gauge) at about 86 km away. The resort can arrange for transfers on request.


Resort Facilities

  • Baggage Storage
  • Banqueting
  • Bar
  • Concierge
  • Discovery Central
  • In-Room Dining
  • Spa
  • Kids Play Area
  • Laundry
  • Multi Cuisine Restaurant
  • On-Call Doctor
  • Parking (based on availability)
  • Power Backup
  • Travel Desk
  • Free Wi-Fi

In Room Amenities

  • Tea Coffee Maker
  • Mini Fridge
  • LED Television
  • Room Heater (on request)
  • Hair Dryer

In Room Amenities

Activities and Experiences

  • Archery
  • Arts n Craft
  • ATV
  • Badminton
  • Bonfire/Party Games
  • Car Simulator Racing
  • Carrom Board
  • Foosball
  • High Rope Adventures
  • Karaoke
  • Library
  • Low Rope Adventures
  • My Store
  • Outdoor Cricket (bowling machine)
  • Paint Ball
  • Picnic
  • Plantation Visits
  • Playing Cards
  • Toddler Corner
  • Traditional Gaming
  • Treks n Trails
  • Video Games
  • Virtual Realty Gaming
  • Wall Climbing
  • Discovery Trails
  • Enquire about the chargeable resort activities at the Front Office





You can try many local delicacies at The Fern, the in-house multi-cuisine restaurant at Sterling Ooty - Fern Hill. The restaurant offers buffets and an a la carte menu to choose from. Do remember to try the Kavipoo Milagu Peratal - cauliflower tossed with pepper and Meen Varuval - a hot and delicious fish fry during your stay.

Sterling Local: The on-site lounge is the perfect place to unwind, relax and let your hair down. Enjoy creative cocktails and beer along with delicious finger food. .



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