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Our Native Village

Hessarghatta | Kodihalli Village, Hessargatta Road, Rural District, Bangalore 560088, India
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i and my daughter visited our native village on 2nd may 2014. it was a great experience indeed. the food was very delicious and the ambience was great. all the staff were so friendly & we really felt at home. if you want to be with nature and experience the peace , this is the place to go. i would... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So goes an old English saying, and that's what you need to do. An overpriced alternative, with a run-down look. The food was "oily", very unlike what an average villager would use although the spread is sumptuous. Very friendly staff, particularly catering.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is definitely a place for a relaxing weekend getaway from Bangalore as mentioned by other guests who have stayed here. But, I have mixed feelings while I rate this place and doubt if I would want to rate it too high. Let me start with the pros. It gives you some unique options unlike other resorts, which are bullock... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Fantastic place for a weekend getaway. Warm hospitable people. Great ambience. Kids love the animals around. And the food is brilliant. Very authentic local flavors. No booze (except for wine) is the only issue. Difficult to believe such a place is available so close to Bangalore. Definite visit. Do'nt go by the google maps directions, it has a small hitch... More

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

It is so difficult to imagine that there is a place like our resort so close to Bangalore...well said and so true! Lot of our guests reflect the exact same sentiment. We always seem to think that to go to exotic places, we need to travel far, long distances and for long periods of time. Somehow that is seen as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Nice place for a getaway, just focused on village style living. Kids enjoyed seeing our traditional life..good for a break, but not advisable for video savvy people. We had a company of another family and we felt it was a welcome break.

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Srinivas. You said it right - we are not for the video savy (I would say video/TV addicted) people! I am glad you came with friends and had a lot of fun. I am also glad that your kids got to see the traditional way of life - something that is becoming a novelty for... More

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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Its really a place which you should not miss ... enjoy the hospitality when you enter and will be with you after you leave them ... its not soo far from the city and whole team enjoyed the stay ... very attentive and great service ...

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Nair. Your particular review is special to us, as it comes from an expert!. I notice that you have written 148 reviews and gave been to more than 30 cities. Importantly more than 78 of your reviews have been helpful for other guests. All this means that you are an expert - and for us when an expert... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had a strange weekend plan in May. We dint want to travel far since we wanted to be back in town ( cant call bangalore a town anymore can we? :) on sunday. That left us with a dayandnight time. We did quite a bit of research on options and finallly decided to try out ONV. Let me say... More

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

Dear Subramanian. Thank you for your review. I like all your descriptions, including mentioning that we have a cow shed! I am so glad this found its place in your review - in fact you may be one of the on;y guests who noticed and mentioned it in a review - thank you. I say this because, it is so... More

Bangalore, India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

it was a super summer day, finally found a best place to spend the the holiday with the family, we did not want to go out of bangalore for our outing, then this resort came into picture and finallly we planned to go their..... it was a huge place on a nature...its just 25 km frm bangalore(majestic)....the roads are really... More

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

Wow....'one of the best resorts you have been to in Bangalore'....wow!!! Thank you so much for your review and heaps of praise for us. We survive on kind words of appreciation from guests like you. In fact even though we have won many awards from around the world and in India, it is words of appreciation from guests like you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

It is a place made with love and dedication with great attention to details. The strong passion for ethnic decor, food and entertainment as well as sustainability and Eco friendly systems and processes is very endearing. The smiling staff are very attentive and helpful. The natural pool with no chlorine allows a refreshing swim and some fun sporting activities. The... More

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

There are only three things we can offer - our love, dedication and passion. Every time I say this to my finance people, they tell me sorry we cant take this to the bankers!! But yet, this is what we persist with. Rightly and thankfully this seems to percolate to the attitude of our staff, which you have noticed. I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Booked this place for a weekend with wife and my son - 16 months old. Place is secluded from the hustle of the city. Themed around a village dwelling with many activities. My son found the animal petting & bullock cart activity very interesting. Many things to engage the attention of a toddler. Rooms are without AC, can get sticky... More

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CB R, Owner at Our Native Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Shashi. I am so glad that your little son enjoyed himself. I am sure the bullock cart ride would have been a complete novelty for him. It is a novelty for a lot of adults! You make an interesting point on quenching the inquisitiveness of little kids on farm living. You are so right. Our... More

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Address: Hessarghatta | Kodihalli Village, Hessargatta Road, Rural District, Bangalore 560088, India
Location: India > Karnataka > Bangalore
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India's first and only 100% Eco resort with a fully natural swimming pool and a conference facility. Resort is managed on eco-principles and renewable energy is generated on site. Close to Bangalore, India's IT centre "Our Native Village" is set in serene, rustic surroundings with plenty of fresh air and village ambience. Traditional village games and bullock cart rides, swimming in a natural pond and massages to ease your senses are all offered on this beautiful property. ... more   less 
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