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The Serai Bandipur

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Kaniyanpura Village, Mangala Post | Gundlupet Taluk, Chamarajanagar, Bandipur 571126, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Indore, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a lovely experience at the Serai Bandipur. Amidst nature, it is a beautiful resort where you can sit, relax and enjoy the beauty of bandipur. At the resort you can indulge yourself with an intersting nature's walk and get to see the forest birds and animals such as deer that come across the resort. Don't be surprised if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you have a busy and daily routine... Take a break in Serai.. the best place to be with family. Amazing hospitality, great location, lovely food, caring people in the resort. what else you need on a vacation!! will surely 100% suggest my friends and family to vist this place. I have become a fan of The Serai group and... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's expensive for the food they serve - Lunch wasn't great but Dinner and Breakfast were pretty good. Calm and very close to nature - hospitality was good, room was excellent but i feel it is overpriced ....

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Posted on behalf of client Mr. Siddharth DESHMUKH Property The property is excellent. You feel that u are in a forest and actually u are. The hotel has thick forst surrounding it, infact from the hotel bariier u can actually see most wild animals pass by early in the mornings. If u are lucky just like we were, then u... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small property with 18 to 20 rooms right on the boundary of "Bandipur wildlife sanctuary". Luxury offered by the property is awesome. Its one of the best property in Bandipur. Staff was very friendly and guide perfectly for the safari. Rooms were spacious.

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TheSeraiRes0rts, General Manager at The Serai Bandipur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset would like to thank you for taking time out to write your feedback in Trip Advisor about your recent visit to The Serai Bandipur Your valued comments and suggestions are important for us to improve and ensure that all our guests leave The Serai delighted with memories and experiences to cherish. We sincerely appreciate your... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was received and explained in details regarding the property and the activities . You get to see varieties of birds every where lifting up your mood . One can kick off their shoes and relax back to enjoy the blissful environment . The restaurant has quality food which certain mouth watering signature dishes . Satisfaction guaranteed. If you want... More 

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TheSeraiRes0rts, General Manager at The Serai Bandipur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset would like to thank you for taking time out to write your feedback in Trip Advisor about your recent visit to The Serai Bandipur Your valued comments and suggestions are important for us to improve and ensure that all our guests leave The Serai delighted with memories and experiences to cherish. We sincerely appreciate your... More 

Chandigarh, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful views, tastefully done and clean rooms (loved the use of wood for the cottages), super responsive staff, a number of activities for adults and children including Pool, Table tennis etc. and amazing food make this a must visit destination. The proximity to the sanctuary is a big plus. Not a cheap option but money well spent!

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TheSeraiRes0rts, General Manager at The Serai Bandipur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset would like to thank you for taking time out to write your feedback in Trip Advisor about your recent visit to The Serai Bandipur Your valued comments and suggestions are important for us to improve and ensure that all our guests leave The Serai delighted with memories and experiences to cherish. We sincerely appreciate your... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Truely amazing resort to live in, right at the edge of the jungle. Good rooms, great outdoors, complimented by truely friendly and trustworthy staff. We arrived at Serai on 20Mar15 and stayed until 25Mar2015. Serai, Bandipur is the only resort to be right on the edge of the jungle.To clarify the total propertly is something around 50 acers, but the... More 

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TheSerai, General Manager at The Serai Bandipur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset would like to thank you for taking time out to write your feedback in Trip Advisor about your recent visit to The Serai Bandipur. Your valued comments and suggestions are important for us to improve and ensure that all our guests leave The Serai delighted with memories and experiences to cherish. We sincerely appreciate your... More 

Bangalore
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41 reviews 41 reviews
40 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This resort is one of the best in bandipur with all the amenities. The vast property well maintained. The food is also nice. The rooms are spacious and independent villa. Mobile range is also there which is not there in many other resorts in bandipur.

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TheSerai, General Manager at The Serai Bandipur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset would like to thank you for taking time out to write your feedback in Trip Advisor about your recent visit to The Serai Bandipur. Your valued comments and suggestions are important for us to improve and ensure that all our guests leave The Serai delighted with memories and experiences to cherish. We sincerely appreciate your... More 

inida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Was there for two nights with family. Let me start with the front office staff very courteous and friendly check in was very smooth . Resort is very neat and clean with all modern amenities. Surrounded by nature with nilgiris mountain view. You can hear birds chirping and see peacock outside room veranda. Restaurant staff is very accommodating regarding any... More 

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TheSerai, General Manager at The Serai Bandipur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset would like to thank you for taking time out to write your feedback in Trip Advisor about your recent visit to The Serai Bandipur. Your valued comments and suggestions are important for us to improve and ensure that all our guests leave The Serai delighted with memories and experiences to cherish. We sincerely appreciate your... More 

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