Pench in Madhya Pradesh lies at the heart of India! It is said, that inspired by the landscape of Pench, Rudyard Kipling wrote his most famous novel, "The Jungle Book", with locations marked at Alikatta Village and Seeonee hills inside the park. This is probably why Pench Tiger Reserve is also popularly known as 'Land of The Jungle Book'.
Sterling Padam Pench, is a luxury resort spread over 5 acres and is conveniently located 5.4 km from the Turiya gate of the Pench National Park, giving you quick access to exciting safaris and exploration of the park and surrounding areas.
The resort itself is equipped with 22 rooms that offer superior comfort and a variety of stay experiences. From a modern adaptation of a traditional mud house, to experiencing the views and sounds of the forest around you from the treetops, to spending your vacation lounging in a cottage with your very own plunge pool and machan. The resort also has a 4-Bedroom Pool villa – with its own exclusive swimming pool for the ultimate holiday with extended family or friends.
The resort is the perfect base to experience the might and beauty of Pench, while offering up best-in-class facilities to ensure you have the perfect jungle getaway. With a swimming pool, multi-cuisine restaurant, bar, open lawn, conference and banquet facilities – you might just be tempted to spend your holiday in the luxurious confines of the resort itself.
Relax in quiet comfort in our large 370 sq. ft. airy rooms, inspired by ethnic Rajathani décor and with comfortable furnishing. Each room has a sit-out for you to relax in and enjoy the greenery of the resort and the jungle beyond.
Get an authentic rural feel as these mud-houses are set in a private enclosure with a circular village choupal (courtyard) in the centre. Enjoy an ‘earthy’ experience in the lovely ‘mud house’ inspired by the Gond tribe and feel close to nature...
Get a real feel of a jungle resort by staying in houses made of Sal wood, inspired by Swiss Chalets. Enter the 550 sq.ft house with a spacious room with a double-storey ceiling and dominated by the beautiful queen bed...
Experience superior luxury with our 850 sq.ft. cottage. Take in the Rajasthani décor, from the bedroom with a thatched-bamboo high roof, to the intricately designed wooden furnishing, to the floral designs on the floor...
Indulge in uber-luxury! Our 3,500 sq.ft. 4-bedroom duplex villa is ideal for an extended family or a gang of friends. Each level has a separate entrance with 2 bedrooms, ensuite sitting rooms and sit-outs...
Indulge in a culinary feast at the multi-cuisine restaurant – “Alikatta”. The name of the restaurant is inspired by the Alikatta Village in the locality that features in “The Jungle Book” and the restaurant highlights several local specialties popular in the cuisines of Maharasthra and Madhya Pradesh. The 100-cover restaurant also serves other popular Indian and International cuisines – go Wild!
Restobar: Sterling Local
Slake your thirst at the restobar called “Sterling Local”. The popular bar ‘celebrates desi’ – featuring Indian fusion with global favourites for a variety of beverages and snacks.
Subuthi Spa (opening soon)
The Subuthi Spa at Sterling Padam Pench offers you a chance to experience serenity as you relax and reconnect with your inner self. Escape into bliss as the magical healing powers of our signature spa rituals and ancient world therapies combine the five natural elements to relax, energise and rejuvenate you.
A fully-equipped modern gymnasium is also opening soon for the fitness enthusiast, or you could just burn some calories to indulge in our lovely food without guilt.
Discovery Central (opening soon)
Enjoy a variety of indoor games and activities or relax with a book in the library. Or you could get a deep-dive into the flora and fauna of Pench with our in-house Naturalist! Ideal if you’d like your kids to have a fun time while you relax in your room or spend some we-time with your spouse.