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Gonakal Homestay

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Thogarihankal Post, Tarikere Road, Chikamagalur 577101, India
Gonakal Homestay
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  • Location
    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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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely NO WORDS! <3 A homely,friendly,caring and family atmosphere with Uncle and Aunty(Girish Uncle & Leela Aunty) Delicious Menu. Beautiful senere,amidst coffee estate and beautiful chirping birds around home stay. Stress relieving ,peaceful and serene ! :) <3 Thank you Aunty and Uncle. :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To start with, I would like to thank Mr. Girish and Mrs Leela for their genuine hospitality. Though we reached little late, the couple were waiting for us as our parents would do. A very warm welcome from the hosts made a very pleasant beginning of our trip. The scenic beauty at the very entrance of the home-stay, gives the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

an awesome place and people. You don't feel like you are at some others place. And you can enjoy the home made food with wonderful people and in the middle or lap of Mother Nature. A perfect place for family and an outing

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited this place last weekend with husband and two kids - 2 and 9 years. We stayed there for one night and we had a good time. The homestay is located 30min away from the Chikmagalur city in the midst of what looked like a forest. Anyone who needs a break off from city life, this is the place.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

When you stay here, there are a couple of disclaimers that come with having a good experience. You need to be mentally prepared for a rustic homestay experience with complete solitude and an intimate nature experience. This includes- 1) No Cellphone connectivity(apart from a faint BSNL Cellone signal) 2) a 1.5 km kutcha lead in road that takes 15-20 mins... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Its one of the Best home stay I have stayed in a long time. I have been to many home stays, but many are not even close to home stay. This one a perfect home stay for the family to have fun, relax and eat some good food. We were a family of 3 including my 6 years old son... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Take a break from the bustling city life and drive down to Gonakal Homestay. In the middle of their own Coffee estate spread stands this 350 year old Bungalow built with beautifully carved wood and old tiles. The family is quiet and sweet, making you comfortable through out your stay. The rooms are fairly decent with clean bathrooms. Mrs.Gowda is... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Excellent place to visit and spend time. Ideally it should be a group. Hospitality is superb. Food preparations and serving is wholeheartedly done.. Worth visiting and spending time here...... Nearby good historical places are available. Kids can have outdoor playing experience safely. Women would enjoy the way the whole thing is managed. Older people would certainly go back to their... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I was just looking to spend time with some friends and we zeroed in on this homestay. The trip was amazing.. Great Location Great Weather Great Hospitality Awesome food.. Worth the time and money spent.. Even their dogs were amazing..

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

"THE BEST" place • To relax • To spend time away from busy work life • To experience the goodness of living with nature • To taste the real malnad food • To experience the true hospitality Why • Mesmerizing views of nature from the property • Pleasant stay in the midst of nature • Hospitality at its best (Mr.... More 

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