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Periyar Bungalows

Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Thekkady 685536, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

This location is probably the one of the most remote places we have ever stayed in and it was bliss. We were met at the gate by the very cheerful estate manager and transferred by jeep deep into the cardamom plantation. Our room was quirky but very comfortable. The shower didn't work but we had the best bucket and jug... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

We arrived at the gates of the Reserve to be met by three men in a Jeep. After we were signed in our taxi followed them for about three miles of narrow road to a little village where we, our driver and all our baggage , transferred to a Jeep. After two miles of rough track we arrived at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2009

We did not know what to expect here as we had switched lodgings at short notice and not done any research. We left it to our Agent and he got it right. I believe this is the only guest accommodation within the Periyar Forest Reserve apart from the much over rated and expensive Lake Palace. Access is via the Reserve... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2009

The 'Periyar Reserve Bungalow' to which this review refers is a 1930s two storied lodge deep in the Downton Estate in the Periyar Reserve, staffed by three or four people. Having checked in to the reserve’s gate (closed at night) our taxi took us a couple of kilometres further along a narrow tarmac road. It parked, and we were transferred... More 

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