The first hotel in Yercaud, this colonial building was built in 1860. It was run as a hotel till 1940 after which the owners left to England. It has now been now restarted as a hotel and resort after 40 years being used a getaway bungalow by the Kaliappan family. The hotel which exudes a country house atmosphere has 4 highly individual bedrooms, it is well known for its fine dining, its privacy, and its eclectic collection of artwork, fine old photograph collection, books and furniture. Perched high on a hill yet only a 5 minute stroll away from the centre of the activity around the Yercaud Lake, yet within minutes of the town centre, and with magnificent views of the Shevaroyan Peak amidst the tree tops The Regent Hill Side has set the pace in redefining luxury accommodation for the individual traveller in India.