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Kuttiyamvayal,Varambetta P.O | Padinharathara, Kalpetta 673575, India
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Banasura Island Retreat
Ranked #24 of 67 Kalpetta B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bangalore, India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The resort truly lives up to expectation of any weary traveller - standing tall and aloof from the city, overlooking the mighty Banasura Sagar dam. You wake up in the morning to the breath-taking view of the dam and the sun rising from behind the hillocks. I'll go over the positives before I get into the negatives. Pros: - A... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The place is as good as seen in the photos. The scenery and nature are impressive. We were 3 families with kids - good fun. The package of 2 nights and 3 days is cost effective. The staff are courteous and very help in all aspects. The stream near by and the lake view are worth the visit. The speed... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Excellent, you should try the room which is facing the lake.. Beautiful view and much energising Location is good to explore and your stay would be unforgettable. A trek towards the lake is exciting and nice

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Bengaluru
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Positives: + Extremely beautiful place + Awesome view from cottages + Very near to Meenmutty falls + Very near the Banasura Dam + Authentic Kairali food + Good service + Surrounded by green forest Negatives: - Food is slightly over priced (though we got a discount on food at the end of the stay) - Far from some other attractions... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This resort is tucked away in a hill by the Banasura Sagar Reservoir - very serene and beautiful. Recommend going there in your own vehicle as this is very much away from access to public transportation. A great place to relax and enjoying nature, the best reward Wayanad can offer you. June - July are monsoon months in Kerala, India,... More 

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Bangalore
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The location is excellent, simply breathtaking views from each of the rooms; but the rooms are very basic, expect no phone lines and TVs. Thankfully i had good mobile connectivity. In fact even room service is minimal. Set menu (buffet) for main meals. However there are some very nice staff who are always ready to help. Great if you expect... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We went in a group occupying 4 rooms ( 1 twin cottage and 1 double storey cottage) Let me share the positives first: - Spectacular location, brilliant view, unmatched - Wide verandah's which give a great view of the property. Most rooms/cottages has this luxury while quality of the view might differ a bit room to room - Twin cottage... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Awesome and very picturesque location, very hospitable staff, decent accommodation, decent food. Could have been better with more amenities and activities pre-organized by the resort - having said this the resort staff was more than obliging when we asked for a guide for a short trek. Would surely recommend it if you are looking for a nice relaxing time, this... More 

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Rome, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I stayed in January with a small group of friends, the resort did not appear to have many guests besides us, in our2 nights there we only met 4 other people, however this allowed for the managment to upgrade us to the cottages! The view from the large balconies is amazing and it is a pleasure to sit on the... More 

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Kottayam, India
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67 reviews 67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is one of the value for money resorts you will find in and around wayanad.The location of the resort is simply stunning.(facing the banasura dam)The staff and manager are very helpful and courteous.The complimentary breakfast was also good.Since it is located in the middle of the forest,the drive(last couple of kms)is horrible plus lots of bugs in the room... More 

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Address: Kuttiyamvayal,Varambetta P.O | Padinharathara, Kalpetta 673575, India
Location: India > Kerala > Wayanad District > Kalpetta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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Banasura Island Retreat Kalpetta, Kerala, India

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