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Bananki Homestay

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Devangi Post, Shimoga, India
Bananki Homestay
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Visited there on June 2015 to enjoy monsoon. Excellent location with lot of greenery. A walk inside and around the place feels being with nature far away from busy cities. A great place to unwind ourselves from the daily routine. Tasty malnad cuisine both veg and non-veg. totally a great experience.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We visited Bananki Homestay during June month. As it was a raining season the weather was very cool and perfect. It's a beautiful estate surrounded by Areca nut plantation, located very near to Kuppalli (poet kuvempu's house). The homestay was the perfect blend of serene calm greenery with excellent food and hospitality. Ambience in the homestay are perfectly arranged. The... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Beautifully located among the wilds, Bananki gave us a wonderful experience of being with nature, authentic home made cuisine and warm and loving hosts. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city life we had a great time there. Would like to advise that one drives down to this place as there s no transport facility, except for a... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Bananki homestay is a 'must experience' for those who like the idea of homestay and tranquility. While I did not visit this place while I was in Bangalore for few years, I still feel I have made up by travelling 850 Km from Mumbai to reach there. Reviews on Tripadvisor were helpful and made our decision simple. After the stay,... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Well this review has been long pending almost a year. But my motivation to write this is the terrible experience we had with another home stay called Georgia Sunshine Village in Shivanasamudram. I along with my two daughters aged 1 and 3, my husband and two other families with their kids visited Bananki Home stay after carefully reading all the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We were at Bananki home stay from mon-fri in early April. With 2 young children in our family of four we always look for a 50-50 mix of fun on the property and in the surroundings. This place can certainly accommodate varying needs of different guests. There is plenty to see and do within a 50 km radius of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I met Arpitha and Rachan the young property owners of this homestay . Was pleasantly surprised to see young people take up this activity . Both are warm and gracious people. The homestay is a great one . Lots of activities on the property . Cycling, basketball, badminton , cricket , walking and lots more . For all age groups.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

It was through the reviews on trip advisor that I alongwith my family members have visited Bananki homestay for two nights during the last week of April 2015. I had a very good time along with my family. Amazing hosts, awesome food, beautiful property, excellent service. We felt totally at home! Arpitha and Rachan (the host) are really nice and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I usually like peaceful n green places away from city noise. we although were slightly doubtful of this place, but it was a nice and pleasant surprise. A well maintained, serene and green place. One although needs to drive significantly to reach this place, but google maps would help and direct to you the exact location. overwhelming hospitality, great food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We had been to this place during September 2014. The place is just beautiful and the hosts are very very wonderful and hospitable. Food is great as well. What else does one need right? Ideal place if you are looking to get away for the busy life of city and enjoy a calm and relaxing weekend.

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