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Harivihar Ayurvedic Heritage Home

Bilathikulam Calicut, Kozhikode 673006, India
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stopped here for one night only, because we were flying home the next day. It is a beautiful place in a quiet part of Calicut. The food was excellent and we were well looked after. It has good access for the airport

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Montagu, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

My husband and I only spent one night at Harivihar Heritage Home, in the quiet old streets of Kozhikode. We would have enjoyed being able to spend longer there and experience some of the ayurvedic treatments on offer. It is a beautifully restored old home with a lovely garden and antiques to admire and we had a comfortable room with... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I travelled from Coimbatore by train and continued onto Mangalore and Goa, breaking my journey in Kozhikode. The city itself has a lot to see. The market area, temples, churches, beaches and the historic area known as Kuttichira is fascinating. I appreciated the advice I received for places to visit and could easily have spent more time here for day... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Harivihar is a throw back in time. Beautifully restored, large rooms, very clean. Lots and lots of Mosquitos and Very, very hot in Feb so ask for one of the only two rooms with AC. The town is interesting to explore and you can feel the prosperity from family members of Calicut homes working in the Gulf states and sending... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I had the the trip of a lifetime when I visited Kerala in February 2014. I enjoyed a few days at the wonderful Grammam Homestay in Cochin before Travelling by train to Calicut where I spent a fantastic seven days relaxing at the Harivihar Heritage Home. What beautiful and relaxing surroundings in which to enjoy daily yoga, meditation and massage... More 

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Charlottenlund, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Harivihar is the perfect place to arrive in India, the place to slow down and just be. The garden is wonderful and you have plenty of opportunity to do yoga and ayurveda, eat delicious and healthy food and chat with the most obliging staff and the owner of the Heritage Home. Calicut is not touristic, yet it's worthwhile to take... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We spent 5 days here, doing yoga and massage in the morning and work & relaxing in the afternoons. It's a great place to unwind, get away from usual stress and just stand back. Contrarily to what I can read above, I had very good massage, with an increasing strength every day. How intensive you want the massage to be... More 

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We happened to come across this 'heritage home-stay wellness centre' on the net in the course of our search for a nice, relaxing accommodation in Calicut in August 2013. Harivihar Ayurvedic Heritage Home at Bilathikulam, Calicut is an old 'mansion', restored to its pristine glory and offered to guests as one of the most pleasant accommodation cum rejuvenation centres. Our... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

I started my journey in India here and it was a very good start. Very welcoming staff, great food and lovely place to relax. Nice big clean room. Nice garden to have a stroll and sit out in. As a solo traveller I felt vvery much at ease here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 via mobile

Im a nurse working in nyc.My health and diet were poor. Also I suffered a back injury from my job. After having a ayruvedic doctor treat me via herbal massage and detox program I feel much better! when I arrived there I was not feeling well.The doctors and staff members were incredible,attentive, and very warming.They took care of me right... More 

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