House of Joy, Nilgiris (Opening June 2022)
House of Joy, Nilgiris (Opening June 2022)

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The Observatory, Nilgiris
The Observatory, Nilgiris

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Maison Twenty Six, Pondicherry
Maison Twenty Six, Pondicherry

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Unlock and gain privileged access to the most beautiful, unique private homes in Tamilnadu, Pondicherry, and Kerala for an exclusive & luxurious holiday with family & friends

New Villa Opening - The Observatory, Nilgiris

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With sweeping views of lush green tea estates and surrounded by high peaks of the Eastern Nilgiris, the beautiful 3-bedroom Observatory is an inspiring example of sustainable luxury. Upcycled antique decor combines uniquely with a raw finish, and a soaring glass conservatory fill-up open-plan communal spaces with the warmth of mountain sunshine. Come and experience this one-of-a-kind private luxury home with family and friends - its everything you deserve.

Our Villa Portfolio

Deja View by Luxunlock

Deja View


Take in breathtaking views of rainforest carpeted hills from the verandah of Wayanad’s first private luxury villa

2 rooms | 4-5 guests Read More

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The Palmyrah


Grand and luxurious four-bedroom pool villa set amongst paddy fields inspired by the mansions of Chettinad & Kerala.

4 rooms | 8-11 guests | Read more



Lovedale, Nilgiris

Memorabilia-filled, luxury family villa with an incredible garden and delicious Kerala cuisine, located close to Ootacamund.

3 rooms | 6-8 guests | Opening May 2022

Maison Twenty Six by Luxunlock

Maison Twenty Six


Conde Nast Traveller Top 50 Villas in India.

Need we say more about this gorgeous 120-yr garden villa in the French Quarter.

4 rooms | 8-10 guests | Read More


The Observatory

Kotagiri, Nilgiris

Celebrate slow villa living at this stunning example of restorative design surrounded by sweeping views of tea & tall peaks.

3 rooms | 6-8 guests | Read More

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nr Karaikudi, Chettinad

A young architect's stunning reimagining of a Chettinad mansion located on an organic farm, 30 mins from Karaikudi.

2 rooms | 4-6 guests | Opening May 2022




Stunning skyscapes meet pristine Palani Hills to bring you a cinematic experience from your edge-of-the-mountain villa.

2-3 rooms | 4-8 guests | Read More


Gramercy House


Stately & grand, this antique-filled villa pays tribute to a rich colonial heritage, yet is fully-equipped with modern amenities.

3 rooms | 7 guests | Opening May 2022


House of Joy

Balacola, Nilgiris

Beautiful modern luxury villa with stunning views of tea gardens & mountain hamlets in the Western Nilgiris

3 rooms | 6-8 guests | Opening June 2022

LuxUnlock is the new unique & luxury villa experience brand brought to you by
a team with over 20 years of domain expertise in alternative hospitality & curated luxury travel

LuxUnlock does exactly what it means - we unlock exclusive access to the most unique, finest and in some cases the most iconic, private luxury homes for your pleasure. They are being offered to you and the world for the first time, made possible only by owners who are willing to share their beautifully & uniquely designed homes with discerning luxury travellers.

For someone like you who will feel a sense of familiarity and joy

in using these stunning spaces for your friends and loved ones.