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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Perhaps the best homestay during our entire trip to Kerala. The rooms were extremely clean so much so that you need not wear your shoes at the entire homestay. Room no. 5 has the best view and feels royal. Other rooms are also good. I extremely loved this place. Mr. Shibu and his family members are also very friendly. He...

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1Thank Dhvani G
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a night. Rooms are very spacious and clean. Hot water is available only in the mornings. Location is also very good with plenty of options nearby for food. The venue for martial arts / dance is 5 min away. The owners stay in same building and are very helpful. Overall it's an excellent value for money.

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1Thank KPrasanna
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We stayed at this place on 1st Nov. 2016 and booked 2 rooms for two families. I am listing both positives and negatives for this place. Positives 1. The property owner and his family provides good help and support. 2. We stayed in deluxe rooms with attached balcony on the first floor. The rooms were very nice, in fact better...

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2Thank Varun A
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Hospitality and ambiance are nice. Reasonable rates for semi luxury rooms. Stayed for 2 nights. Hotel staff are cooperative. Thekkady is a good place for nature lovers. You wont find much activities in the town. Don't fall in the trap of too much hype for the town. It is ok to visit the city only if you have patience to...

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2Thank Raz R
Pune, India
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Nice people... Good and clean rooms... The view I found was average thought but it is right adjacent to the forest and if your lucky you might spot a wild Buffalo or sambar... But you will spot at least 25 different birds... The gallery is great! Shibu and his family is great! You are in good hands with them... Shibu...

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Thank Hemant143
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I had booked two nights with my tour operator but because I arrived very early in the morning, my room was not available for check in. Mr Shibu availed a temporary room at ground level(not the main building) and told my guide/driver that I could check into my reserved room (1st level) after 11.30am. Unfortunately, together with the guide, I...

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Thank Ivles U
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Clean spacious rooms. Good location. A kettle in rooms would have a good addition. They don't provide food (there are restaurant s near by). For two of us there was only one bath towel. The owners Shibu and Rajani were helpful. I got better rates, by calling them directly, than what was showing on the online portals.

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Thank Dani M
Pune, India
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The view is incredible. The accommodation opens up to a beautiful lush green forest which makes for a very pleasant stay. The owner is very accommodating and is very patient with all your queries. He hooked us up for a good safari into the Gavi forest which we would have otherwise missed.

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Thank Kartik S
Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 22 March 2016

You never know what to expect at a homestay in India, so we were pleasantly surprised to find: Comfortable beds, a very big room with en suite bathroom (both very clean) , a big balcony with a lovely view on the Periyar park, a nice breakfast served in the room/balcony and last but not least two perfect hosts doing their...

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Helmond-Netherlands
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We stayed in the homestay with a group. The rooms are very nice and vert clean, so that I would like to talk about "hotelquality". There is no restaurant but right opposit the house there is a restaurant with lots of choise and reasonable prices.The owner, mr shibu, is a very friendly and nice man. He serves the breakfast in...

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Address: Thekkady Lake Road | Idukki Disctrict, Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: $26 - $35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kerala House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We were on the back corner on Level 1 with amazing view.”
 of 5 bubbles tocoates, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“if you want to do nothing, this is the place.”
 of 5 bubbles WandererVishnu, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You can ask for the 2nd floor corner room.”
 of 5 bubbles da_sparrow, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The top floor rooms, but also 1st floor is OK.”
 of 5 bubbles Micetta, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“take rooms with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 700aninditab, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
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