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Gorukana

Certificate of Excellence
BR Hills, 571441, India
Gorukana
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here only for a weekend, but ideally it would be good to stay at least for two nights. Resort is amazing & superbly located, mid of jungle kind..rooms are beautiful with hammock just out side & beautiful small balconies as well. Food & staff were cherry on the cake. Very tasty food & very helping & humble staff.... More 

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Wincanton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights in early March 2015. The towels were dirty, the bed linen and pillow cases were filthy and the room was grubby. Considering the place only opened in November 2010 it is very tired already. It's not as if they were busy because we were the only 2 people there - wish we hadn't bothered... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a. It is just a weekend affair, relaxing getaway b. If you are driving from Bangalore take Mysore road if you want some good food joint because Kanakpura road hardly has any c. It's in middle of dense forest, a scenic location calm and serene d. Cottages/rooms are decent and clean, i guess the best you can expect at the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

BR hills is a decent outing for a weekend since not very far off from Bangalore however the roads from Bangalore to BR hills is not great after Mysore and hence additional hour to be factored in for travel. You do not have many hotels to choose from in BR hills. Gorukana is a good place, we chose to stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Gorukana in Jan15. Beautiful place..very clam and quite place. Rooms were good. The road (small stretch ) to the hotel from main road is not good. Parking area needs improvement. Food was good. Setup is like jungle lodges. No TV and Phone in Rooms.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The resort is beautiful and with wooden huts and hammocks. The resort staff is polite and very friendly. The chef dishes out mouth-watering food made from local produce, bamboo chilly is a must try! The resort is on a hill-slope and overlooks a lake. We throughly enjoyed our stay here. If you are taking your car, mind the few meters... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I stayed in Gorukana since I had work nearby and needed a safe, English speaking location to stay. I have to say I was quite pleasantly surprised by the resort. The location of the resort is in the middle of the scenic BR Hills. The resort is tranquil and soothing. It is totally surrounded by nature, so you have sunlight... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Had heard a lot about Gorukhana and finally decided to go in the month of August. The resort in itself is beautiful with an excellent view outside every room's balcony. We were welcomed with a complimentary ayurvedic foot massage. The rooms are simply outstanding. Well kept, clean and hygienic. Really wasn't expecting so much luxury. The food is also excellent... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Wow is the word for this place.... fantastic rooms, great food, beautiful ambiance and amazing hospitality!! I was planning for last 3 years to visit this place and I regret that i didn't do it earlier. I traveled with my wife and 6 year old daughter and all of us loved it! We were welcomed nicely into the place with... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We were a group of 5 people and we were looking forward to our stay here. But the weather and the way we were treated was a huge let down. The place was nice, the forest was beautiful and mystical but unfortunately we didn't get a chance to enter the forest. Let me just get to the point straight -... More 

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