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Kozhikode
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The resort was very nice.. we enjoyed it a lot.. the food was delicious and there was also a campfire during the night.. we could see many animals from the resort itself.. when its dark there are a lot of deers walking around and also peacocks. From the wachtower you could see elephants as well... overall it was a very... More 

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Stay is nest and clean , mountain view is good .... but food quality should improve and food is very expensive.... we enjoyed alot in fire camp . we ordered breakfast and lunch , which was not upto mark...service was really nice

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Thank Yasmeen T
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Came across this little gem when travelling with friends. Fantastic jungle location, great for watching wildlife. An elephant came right next to the campus the first night we were there and saw bison and sloth bear on a drive the next day. Rooms were simple but really clean, staff so friendly, nothing too much trouble and food great.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

The location is beautiful.The rooms are good. The serivice staff is friendly. The best part were their pet dogs..they are gorgeous and super friendly. The watch tower is a decent place to spot wild life if you are lucky On the flip side...food is pricey and its surprising that breakfast is not complimentary.

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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Found this beautiful place by chance, so glad we did! Wild Haven is right in the jungle and we were lucky enough to see elephants, bison and a sloth bear at the waterhole next to the resort. It is a very peaceful place with stunning views of the Nilgiri Mountains too. The food was delicious and plentiful and the staff... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Just cannot begin to describe the horrors of our trip (13-15 Aug) Cons: 1) Pathetic food - I just can't start and end to describe how unpalatable the food was. To be honest, it made me cringe and cry whenever it was eating time 2) Slowest ever service in the history of hospitality, boiled eggs would take 25 mins to... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We had booked this resort because we were unable to find anything else. We went there with very low expectations, still they managed perform lower than our expectations. This resort is an absolute no for anyone looking for a good experience. Cons: Food - It was bad and very pricey Location - not the best place. There are much better... More 

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Roshan J, Owner at Wild Haven, responded to this review

Dear Shiva. We have checked our register and you do not appear to have stayed with us. Your review may refer to another resort. Kindly confirm yourself. Regards Wild Haven. More 

Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

You will start enjoying the resort right from Bandipur Entrance if you are coming from Mysore as you will spot lot of animals on your way. Remember not to stop anywhere at any cost. Coming to the resort, neat and clean rooms, food is good provided you specify your food preference as they cook for every guest at the resort.... More 

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We made a last minute plan to visit Madinagudi nd stayed at Wild haven. We had an unforgettable experience. Beautiful cottages, yummy food, amazing host. Above all if ur a nature lover, this is the place to be. Late evenings you will have deer in herds around u, early morning peacock nd peahens and if you are lucky you can... More 

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I spent there three days (2 nights) at the end of June 2016. This is trully a paradise. So relaxing place, beautifully situated into the nature. And when talking about nature, I mean real nature: elephants, tigers, sambas, monkeys, deers, boars can be seen just few metres from your room. Very tasty food, friendly service, in comparisson to other resorts... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wild Haven since 1901 is situated on Ooty-Mysore road tucked away on a charming hilltop, surrounded by panoramic view of Nilgiri Mountains and valleys in Masinagudi, South India.You will experience the thrill of close encounters with wild life, fascination of ancient tribal culture. The tranquility you will experience will make your trip a memorable one.The terrain is extremely varied with hills, ravines, valleys, watercourses and swamps, while the vegetation is deciduous with tropical moist forests, dry deciduous forests and scrub forests occupying most of the area.Wild Haven is truly run by local people for a genuine impression of the jungle . Here nature and human being have together created a place for total relaxation and a thrilling experience with the wild life.We provide very much comfortable living, a tasty food and other services on your request. The hospitality you experience at Wild Haven will make your trip particularly pleasurable. ... more   less 

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Address: Chadapatti Village | Mavanalla Post Masinagudi, Masinagudi 643223, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Masinagudi
Price Range: $103 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“please take rooms in 1st floor, so that you will enjoy mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“cottage rooms are close to jungle. Upstairs in main block lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles Zo_Wils46, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have good ventilation. Chose cottages at the side if you are a couple”
 of 5 bubbles Hebbar25, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Take the rooms in the stone cottage on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles NV_trippin, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Take rooms toward the front of the property so you can see more of the deer!”
 of 5 bubbles 533vandanat, 27 May 2016 | Read review
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