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Kurukkan Moola | Payyampally, Kalpetta 670646, India
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Varnam Homestay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Lovely surroundings, well-maintained and clean quarters. Verghese, Beena and Dawn are a thoroughly gentlemanly and welcoming family. Go walking, visit Kuruva island, explore the farm and rice paddies. This is a private residence, so don't treat it like a hotel. Consider it a privilege to live here.

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Kalpetta, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I had been to Varnam 2 months back to pick a guest who wants to be with us for 2 days. When a guest mentions another resort for him to stay, it is natural to discourage him. But the owners of Varnam given the guest a narration of our facility and encouraged them to be with us. I don’t think... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Me and my partner stayed here when visiting my sister and her partner whilst they were travelling Asia. It was the final stay of 2 weeks in India and provided a welcome relax before we headed home and we stayed for 3 nights. We all throughly enjoyed our stay. The family were lovely - it was very interesting to speak... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Didn't like anything about this as our experience was pretty bad. Raining all day meant it resulted in dirty pathways and in return dirty rooms. Dining area is out in open which meant we didnt even have a dry seat to sit because of the rain. There was no electricity entire night, with a small child it was nightmare and... More

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varnam, Owner at Varnam Homestay, responded to this review

Dear sir, This is a false review.In the month of June/2014 we had one lady from USA on 2nd to 5th and two families from Eroad,Thamilnadu on 6th and 7th and one honeymoon couple from Chennai on 12th to 15th and one couple from UK on 24th to 26th.We had very less rain during June and had no power failure(we... More

New Delhi, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This place in the middle of the nature makes you forgetting anything. Rooms are nice, and environment is wonderful. The owners are very polite, helpful and good cookers. Bruno, the sweetest dog of India, will join you during a nice walk around. One day we will come back for sure to spend here more than one day!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

we stayed here in March 2014, unfortunately just for one night. It's a place hard to find (you should have a driver who knows the area), but once you get out of the car, it gives you the feeling of tranquility straightaway. The owners are supernice, always open for random discussion, show you around their pepper/vanilla plantations, let you climb... More

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London
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12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The reviews say it all. For us the highlights were the badminton court, the fig tree full of flying frogs, the consistently delicious Keralan food and Hussein the family's driver and guide. Oh and Bruno the dog of course. Beena was unobtrusive but friendly and took us on an excellent night safari. Design of the building meant that fan was... More

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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

After a hectic few days in the cities, it was a delight to escape the the peace and tranquility of Varnam! A truly picturesque homestay, with great host and wonderful food! This 8 acre organic farm had lots to offer, from good walks in the local area to night time safaris to look for those elusive animals. We managed to... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Friendly and nice family, clean room, very good house made food, beautiful location, peaceful, the best experience in this kind of accommodation. Surrounded by the family plantation, the Wayanad WIldlife Sanctuary and not far from the Nagarhole National Park.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We had a lovely stay here, and actually ended up staying an extra day because we didn't want to leave! After travelling around south india this was a lovely break where we felt we were being looked after by our family. Great price considering 3 delicious meals a day were included. They grow a lot of spices that go in... More

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Additional Information about Varnam Homestay

Address: Kurukkan Moola | Payyampally, Kalpetta 670646, India
Location: India > Kerala > Wayanad District > Kalpetta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Varnam Homestay Hotel Kalpetta
Varnam Homestay Kalpetta, Kerala, India

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