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Jungle Hut

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bokkapuram | Masinagudi, P.O, Masinagudi 643223, India
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Ranked #2 of 9 hotels in Masinagudi
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just came back from Jungle Hut yesterday and still not out of it. We were a group of 4 and we thoroughly enjoyed. Our Requirements: Clean Place, Close to Wildlife, Nice locale, Infant Friendly What we Got: A very very clean place, Within the wilderness - every now and then we could see herds of deer moving around within the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a long weekend and I was planning the vacation very late. Stumbled upon Jungle hut while searching places close to Ooty. First call and straight came the answer as expected - 'We are booked fully'. Next day I get a call informing that they've had cancellations and 2 rooms are available if I wanted. Booked it right-away. Booking... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Jungle Hut in June 2014.. The location is fabulous, the upkeep excellent ,the staff and their courteousness definitely above par on service orientation. Everything was well organized..This is hospitality personified by the Mathias family (Vikram Mathias, Indian Rallying Championships winner, )…They make you feel so welcome and go all out to make your stay comfortable. Hats off to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was out first visit to Jungle Hut.My husband and I had decided to spend 3 days at jungle hut to celebrate our 4th wedding anniversary.Vikram and Anu are very sweet and play excellent hosts.They made sure we were comfortable and chilled over beers and chatter in the evening. Our rooms were towards the end of the property that face... More

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a family vacation to Jungle hut in the last week of June. our experience with Jungle Hut is really cool. There are no issues with the accomodation/food/hospitality. For Non-Veg, i think food should be great but as we are Veg. its Okay. I strongly recommend for this resort if anyone planning to visit Masinagudi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here In October 2014. Its truly a home away from home and a great place to go with kids.The manager Mr Vivek welcomed us very warmly and gave us a tour around the property. its extremely peaceful and the grounds abound with deer and monkeys and various birds.there is a little pool which is perfect to jump into... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had been earlier to Jungle Hut in Jan 2012. This time with a small group have stayed in month of June 2014. Starting with location it is excellent, placed on the foothills of Niligiris. The rooms are big enough and cleanliness adds to its charms. Surrounded by the forest, quiet a great atmosphere.Deer's,birds are often visitors,In-fact an elephant has... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

JUNGLE HUT THE SUPER WEEKEND Lawyers’ wives hate lawyer parties. Lawyers can only talk of what happened in court, or crack law jokes (yawn!), not realising that their wives/spouses and other non lawyers are super bored by the law talk and are not tickled to laughter by the supposed law jokes which are sometimes difficult to even follow and are... More

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We traveled with our two kids (8y and 3y), stayed for 4 days . As all others have pointed out its really awesome place and very family friendly. Food - Simply amazing, perhaps the best (esp. vegetarian) food we had in a while . Hospitality - The folks treat you like family, right from errand boys to Vikram (manager) and... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

"This was our (yours truly and my wife's) first stay at Jungle Hut. The place didn't disappoint us even a wee bit. The hospitality of the staff or be it Vikram, Anushri, Vivek was spot on to say the least and the food was amazing to boot ! Now that’s a deadly combo because for the rest the Nature takes... More

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Address: Bokkapuram | Masinagudi, P.O, Masinagudi 643223, India
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Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Masinagudi
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Hotel Class:3 star — Jungle Hut 3*
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After working for 25 years on tea plantations Joe and Hermie Mathias chose to retire close to nature away from the buzzing city life. They started Jungle Hut in 1986 sharing the warmth of their home and providing the unique getaway for the adventurous traveller. Through word of mouth people from far and wide visited Jungle Hut and many of them continue to patronise us.My wife and I follow in their footsteps and open our home to you.Welcome to Jungle Hut.At 3000 feet above sea level and a range of climatic conditions, our holiday estate is surrounded by a wealth of plant and animal life that thrives amidst sparkling streams and virgin jungle. Here you can trek meandering forest paths, enjoy peace and quiet under starry skies, or be bold and explore your wild side with a jungle safari.At the end of the day treat yourself to a hot shower in our cozy rooms and then relax for a while on verandahs that offer breathtaking views while ensuring your privacy. When you're hungry, come on up to our dining area, we cater buffet meals with a home cooked feel.Through all our travels we have not come across a hideaway offering such serenity. Our guests the world over have echoed this same feeling. Don't forget to bring your camera as this is one holiday you will want to remember for a long, long time. So come, stay a while, enjoy our hospitality and nature at its best.- Anushri and Vikram Mathias. ... more   less 
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