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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had visited this place in January 2017 with family. Wonderful place in the midst of the forest. Good arrangements. For lodging one can choose cottages, tree houses or machans. While some of the cottages are attached to the main premise, other cottages, tree houses and machans are a little far away but within the limit of the guesthouse. Surrounded...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Forest Hills is set in the Madumalai forest and is one of around 16 homestays in the area. And yet it is hard to imagine anywhere better. We totally loved it. RadhaKrishnan the manger welcomed us along with his right hand man Sebastian. We had been recommend this place by someone who knows it well and understands the attractions. WE...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed during - 26th January - 28th January 2017. We went as a group (3 couples with our kids and yes, one stag). We had booked 4 rooms, named - Kingfisher, Tusker, and the Panthers (1 & 2). The Panthers are the biggest rooms with 3 beds and one bath cum toilet. Tusker also has 3 beds, but separate bathroom...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is second time in four months to Masinagudi, the place is getting better and better each and every time and its a must visit place in this world... Let's come to the resort.... Last time we stayed in jungle retreat and had a great time, this time a friend who owns a private property in Masinagudi told to stay...

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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We went to forest hills yesterday and had one of the best times there. The lunch was so tasty and the spread was excellent and very balanced. It was like home away from home. The service given to the guests is simply excellent and special mention to the owners Mrs Savitha Jain and her sons Mr Rahul Jain and Mr...

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Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It was a great time that we got to spend in this resort and the food was excellent. You must understand that you want to be in the middle of the forest and not in a five star property in a city. The facilities are good and the outdoor is simply great. Sports activity for children, bird life can be...

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We happen to reach here after a friends recommendation. There were not many people, it was almost as if we had the place to ourselves! The manager was very nice and explained all what we wanted. The staff is very courteous indeed. We wanted to wake up early and drive to the dam trying to spot animals, so we told...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We stayed week back. Exact border of the forest. Accommodation was perfect. Good Forest ambiance . Experience was really really good . People who love peace , Nature and Animals , will love this resort. I need to tell about the Food, Was really Excellent.Hats off to Chef/Cook Bhasava. Service and Hospitality was perfect. Hats off to Maadha / Sebastian...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Came to know about Masinagudi 3 years back and was always on my list from that day to visit. Whom ever i spoke with about Masinagudi, they spoke about Forest hill farm for staying. This made me to have this in my must visit list. Time and plan came together to visit this place in Jul'16. Booked the rooms for...

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Had a very good experience. Place is neat and well maintained. Great food and service. Even though couple of groups were staying at the same time, never felt crowded. Separate fire champ was provided for different groups.

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Forest Hills Farm & Guesthouse is a family run rustic theme resort tucked in a secluded part of the Nilgiris in south India. With Mudumalai Tiger Reserve and Bandipur Tiger Reserve a hop away, this region offers opportunities to explore the un-spoilt forests and visit the resident wildlife. Time takes a break here in the deep reaches of nature. Accommodation includes double-occupancy rooms, a family cottage, deluxe rooms, bamboo huts, two tree houses and a Machaan, all non-a/c. The rooms are cozily furnished with modern conveniences. The cuisine is delightfully tasty homemade food. It is a charming mix of old-fashioned hospitality and contemporary amenities typical of colonial bungalows. The 'Machaan' or Watchtower, built on stilts at the edge of the property, has Wild Dogs, Asiatic Elephants, Leopards, Gaur, Sloth Bear as visitors. Set in a breathtakingly beautiful valley with the wooded mountains forming a majestic backdrop, the dawn and dusk here is adorned with over a hundred species of birds. Herds of spotted deer are commonly seen grazing in and around the place. True to its name, Forest Hills gives you a combined experience of both the forest and the Nilgiris (blue mountains). Step out of the city and immerse in the sounds and visuals offered by nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forest Hills Farm & Guest House

Address: Bokkapuram, Mudumalai Tiger Reserve | The Nilgiris, Masinagudi 643 223, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Masinagudi
Price Range: $114 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Forest Hills Farm & Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“be careful when you walk post evening. Always carry a powerful torch, not the mobile torch”
 of 5 bubbles 105ariesf, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“For Families , Main building Rooms, Or Flycatcher / Kingfisher rooms are good. Friends and Nature lovers you can try Tree House or Machaans”
 of 5 bubbles 428jeyj, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ig you go as a group, dormitory can be taken”
 of 5 bubbles Ramkee, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Machaan Rooms are the best in the resort.”
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