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Gonakal Homestay

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Thogarihankal Post, Tarikere Road, Chikamagalur 577101, India
Gonakal Homestay
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  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this place on 12Apr2015. Looked at reviews, called up, transferred advance and off to this place in one day. This a very picturesque and lovely place to visit. We stayed in a cottage which is outside the house and newly constructed. As they claim, this is not luxurious, however, very neatly managed. The views around this place is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this homestay after reading amazing reviews and had an excellent experience away from noisy, busy city life. I visited Chikmagalur with my wife in July 2014. A perfect place to rejuvenate yourself with homely feeling. Anudeep the owner is an awesome person and helped us in arranging for a driver to visit local places. Truly defines the word... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had visited this place along with my frnds and it was an awesome experience... Esp anudeep and his family who treated all of us as their own, the food prepared by aunty was simply out of the world. Will definitely visit this place again this year...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An awesome place to visit with friends, family. way to the place is pass through the forest that make you feel too close to nature and nice arrangements by anoodeep and his family will make you to stay there for some more days. Best time to visit the place is in winters. Ihave visited in march but in winters it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We stayed at Gonakal from 6th - 8th of March. The house is beautiful. The Gowdas are excellent hosts, who have maintained the place very well. While we explored Chikamagalur because there are so many things to see there, one can safely omit everything and just spend time on the property - it is peaceful and serene, and the hosts... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

One of the best and most accommodating homestay we have seen in the whole of Chikmaglur area. Must Do: Eat Aunty's Chicken dry sitting by the bonfire. Breakfast and lunch is truly malnad style and purely homemade.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I visited Gonakal for three days in March 2015 as a solo traveler. I did some research on homestays in the area and found Gonakal to be the most reasonably priced in this category. The other thing that drew me here was the food reviews, and the guests were not bluffing - the Malnad cuisine on offer here is simply... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The best place if you want to relax and enjoy a lazy holiday. Food was very healthy yet tasty. Despite dense greenery, the place was very neat and not much bugs or insects. Not just the rooms, but the whole estate was kept neat and clean which I think is very difficult and commendable. Would definitely want to visit again...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Very Nice!! Best thing about this home stay is Food. The place is Very clean and tidy. House is very old but very neatly maintained, owners also very friendly and caring and ll arrange all things which are required..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

It makes very happy to write about Gonakal Homestay (Chikamagalur) as I had great time with my family. The authentic malanad food served here is amazing and the head of the Mr.Girish is quite friendly and down to earth person. The cottages here are cozy and gives a feeling at home.

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