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Woodpecker Resort

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

staying there is a feel. a home in the midst of forest. if u r a woodpecker inmate.. never sleep until the sun comes. .get up early..feel the cold drops in your window. open it.. feel the sound of nature.. the unknown ragas of unknown birds.. the welcome song of malabar whistling thrush may guide you for a walk ......

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights, location of the hotel is awesome. Food is average, not that great. Portion size for the price charged is very high, service is very slow, room is ok for the PRI charged. Reaching the hotel is not easy, roads towards the hotel is not good.

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Had a really good experience in the resort. Really good room and the location being in midst of forest, the ambiance of the resort was really charming. Service at the reception was really good and people were really helpful. The downside of the resort is also the location. It is situated a bit far from the town of Munnar. So...

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1Thank Siddharthan G
Coimbatore, India
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Had a pleasant stay in the resort. Resort is located in the place covered with tall trees. Very peaceful place. Greenish one . The rooms were clean and good service worth for the money u spent. Restaurant and morning free breakfast also good. Very nice for the couples Better visit the place in the month of Nov and Dec. Have...

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Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had a wonderful trip to Kerala in January 2017, except for terribel experience from one Resort in Munnar. I thought it would not be appropriate for me to keep away from writing a review about one of the Resorts in which I stayed. I had just glanced through the reviews in TripAdvisor. After visiting the resort, I called my...

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3Thank Sachin V
India
Reviewed 25 January 2017

It was just an average resort. In rainy seasons its little witty in nature. Its very hard to find if your driver do not know the place. Breakfast was very good but paid dinner was not. Reaching resort an adventurous task.

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4Thank RAJ K
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Really happy about the room condition and services, its located at a beautiful area with cam and quite. Rooms are very specious and foods are very qualitative. its located at little bit inside from town so you can enjoy that silence and nature...

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2Thank nijassulaiman
Herndon, United States
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed at Woodpecker resorts for two nights. We were met by a friendly staff. The check-in process was easy and they were able to make adjustments to our room requirements. (The in-hotel rates are much higher than the OYO rates!!). The rooms were very nice and in general well-maintained. There was not much of a view from the resort;...

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4Thank Ananthakrishna S
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is not at all a resort. No proper food. We ordered food and had to wait for 2 hours to reach us. We lost our hunger by that time. When asked, they said that there is some difficult situation in the kitchen. We noticed that there was only one server. I am sure that there would have been only...

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2Thank Param G
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Except for the route, the 6km drive through jungle to the resort, I liked every thing else. The staff was very good and the rooms were good. The break fast was very good. Overall a very nice experience

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WOODPECKERMunnar, General Manager at Woodpecker Resort, responded to this review

Dear sir,. Thank you very much for your visiting and the review. We are happy to hear from you that you enjoyed the stay. Do expect you will suggest woodpecker to your friends also. Thanks & regards Dr. M.J. Gabrial . G.M.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We take the privilege of introducing our firm Woodpecker Holidays, Munnar a unit of Group Farming Corporation India Limited, which is a member of International Eco Tourism Society, U.S.A.The Woodpecker HOLIDAYS in Munnar is located in the lush green hills in Pothamedu, 7 Km form Munnar, situated in the Shanthivanam, the highest peak in Kerala.The villa type cottages built amidst the serene beauty of Munnar provide a blissful ambiance and in the vicinity of Tea Plantations, Cardamom Estates, and tall trees of more than 200 years of age. The way to resort presents the guest a heavenly environment and one can visit Headwork Dam, Pothamedu View Point en route to this resort.At present we have facility to accommodate 23 families in independent cottages at Woodpecker Holidays. On completion of renovation work, 30 Cottages will be ready for operations.In these Villa type Cottages we are providing facility of 1 Bedroom, Living Room, Mini Kitchen, Balcony, which is categorized as Executive Suite and facility of 1 Bedroom, Living Room, Mini Kitchen, Balcony with Carpet flooring and full furnishing which is categorized as Deluxe Suits, to our guests. We can provide 2 Extra Bed in a Suite Room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Woodpecker Resort

Address: Ottamaram, Pothamedu, Munnar 685612, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Munnar > Pothamedu
Price Range: $36 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Woodpecker Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“excelent rooms”
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“Ask for the rooms near the reception.”
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“No any good room and bed are very dirty”
Vraj2001, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms are good including all the facilities some complementary and some are paid services”
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“All the rooms have great balcony to sit and relax.”
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