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Forest Hills Farm & Guest House

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Bokkapuram, Mudumalai Tiger Reserve | The Nilgiris, Masinagudi 643 223, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was here on august along with my wife. I rented machaans (which they say is the most splendid stay). I called them several times and nobody picked up the phone. So i went straight and met mr. Sebastian ( cook i assume😁) and rented machaans for 7000 rs. The rate is high when compared to other stays nearby, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two days in Masinagudi and Ooty to watch birds and so decided to stay the night in the area. Forest Hill is a very good place with some very nice bungalows / huts. Not too much luxury, but that was not what we were looking for. They created a hide some months ago were they feeded birds. This... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Masinagudi earlier this August and the first name that popped up was 'Forest Hills Farm & Guesthouse'. Being nature lovers we decided to book the 'Machaan' and on check-in we knew we had made the correct choice. Built close to the fringes of the forest, this accomodation is the ideal stay for a wildlife or nature lover, the view... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I visited this place with my adult son and wife in April 2015 and was lucky to be upgraded to the "Machan" - the tallest accomodation in this delightful accomodation right at the core area and at the foothill of the mountains. The choicest accommodation is obviously this 2 storied tree house with a viewing gallery complete with a wooden... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were 3 families staying in this property during Novemeber 2014. The best thing about this hotel is that its location is right next to the the Mudumalai buffer zone and mountains are facing the resort. We had taken a Machan room which has a special open room above it to view the scenery around the hotel. There are also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We just left Forest Hills this morning and wish we could go back there. We had a wonderful stay, made so by the lovely owner, Savita and her son Sameer. We were greeted at the gate on arrival as though we were old friends returning. Right away they were making suggestions for things for us to do to make the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Best place to stay for bachelors. Adventurous and relaxing stay. I had been here twice and will visit again with friends. Machaan is the best place to stay. You can stay on the open top at night and watch for the wildlife sneaking in. We saw sloth Bear and ofcourse deer/rabbits/wild boars. We missed elephants. Tree house is the second... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Arrived at Forest Hill after travelling by train and car from Chennai, very tired and rather car sick. We were welcomed with open arms and smiles - we were the only 3 staying for the night. A safari was organised immediately with a very enthusiastic driver George who went out of his way to locate animals for us. Food great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The resort is located near to bokkapuram temple.There are plenty of resorts near to that temple,but Forest hills wins the race by ease.I stayed in macchan for single cost which costs around 7000.Its not too far from reception.But it is advised not to roam after dusk.Our driver heard sounds of elephant on that night.Manager Radhakrishnan was good.He arranged as Jeep... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Spent a beautiful weekend at Forest Hills in the first week of November. Infact, this was our second stay in this resort and was as perfect as our first visit. Initially, I thought I will try one of the other resorts which was very highly rated in the vicinity, but one look was enough to convince me to go straight... More 

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