The Leela Pankaj Resort is situated at a height of 1,900 meters above sea level, very close to the world renowned Periyar wildlife sanctuary and tiger reserve. The eco-friendly theme of the resort is manifested through their concept cottages & other facilities. The resort was a forerunner to come up with the theme of a thatched elephant grass roof. It also works with nearby villages to preserve natural resources.
'The Nest' - cottages at the Leela Pankaj resort have been designed to strike a balance between man and nature. The cottages with their thatched roofs provides cool comfort to guests while also offering modern amenities such as satellite television, hot & cold running water in the bathrooms and 24-hr room service.