About Shima Farms

Welcome to kodachadri !  Welcome to Simha farms, a place for artisans, a place were life lives in the form of sculptures. The sculptures here are created with great attention to details, they represent the rich culture of malnad and its forest surroundings. It is known for its picturesque landscapes and vast forests. Located at an altitude of 1,343 meters above sea level, the hills descend steeply into deep forest.        
Simha farms located at the bottom of the kodachadri hills. Experience the whole new world of nature, tranquility and harmony; enjoy the torrential monsoon rains or the water streams on curvy roads of Western Ghats or experience the serenity of wilderness or try the uphill trek.
At Shima farms guest enjoy a stay a midst lush evergreen jungles of Western Ghats. It offers a variety of accommodation to make your stay memorable; they offer a luxurious and spacious villa with two huge beds and very spacious bathroom. There are also the malnad style homes, tents and dormitories.   


Your homestay includes

One spacious two bedded villa
Malnad style cottages, tents and dormitories
Dining area is amidst the nature.
Complete vegetarian food only.

Cuisine/ Oota

Food cooked here is clean and fresh, only vegetarian menu is served, at the separate dining area. 


  • Nature walking
  • Trekking
  • Cycling
  • Short Trips
  • Bird watching
  • Cricket, Badminton, Volleyball
  • Darting, Shooting, Chess, Carrom
(*subject to availability and weather conditions)

Getting there

  • Madodi - shima farms  4kms
  • Sampekatte
  • Nagara
  • Shimoga
  • Tarikere
  • Arsikere
  • Tumkur
  • Bangalore


  • From Bangalore  - 386Kms
  • From Shimoga    - 108Kms


From Bengaluru - 180kms-
From Mysore - 90kms
(All rates are in INR, per person per night)

Around Shima Farms

  • Kodachadri 5Kms
  • Hidlumane Falls  10Kms
  • Kollur 30Kms
  • Hasirumakki 15Kms
  • Arishinagundi  35Kms
  • Nagara Fort 25Kms

Terms and Conditions:

  • Accommodations are on twin sharing basis.
  • The tariff includes accommodation with Breakfast complimentary.
  • Lunch and dinner @ RS.150 each.
  • Currently we provide vegetarian food only.
  • Check-in time:11:00 am, Check-out time: 9:00 am.
  • No charge for Children below 5 years of age.
  • 50% discount for children from 6 to 11 years.
  • Booking will be confirmed only on the receipt of full payment.
  • All disputes are subject to Bengaluru jurisdiction.