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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Pathumury - Aanavilasam Road, Thekkady 685535, India
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Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House
Ranked #2 of 78 Thekkady B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The pool villa rooms are very spacious with a medium sized private pool and a lawn. The beds and the bathroom are far better than other hotels. Mr. Salim Pushpanath the owner of the property was present at the time of our visit. It was a pleasure to interact with him and know about his experience. Once due to some... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, daughter and I stayed for two nights in July (off-season) and there was just one other family staying. We were very impressed with the presentation of the accommodation and with the attentive, genuinely engaging and interested staff. The owner was away, but the care and attention we received from her staff was unfaulted – simply wonderful. What great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

We planned our honeymoon at thekkadi & we decided on anavilasam at the last moment .our flight was delayed & we reached in the evening @ Anavilasam & the place is exactly the way it looks online ,infact even better.in midst of beautiful plantation was our pool villa & as pierko took us around our villa ,my heart was jumping... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The statement what the promoters offer is the perfect. Away from the main roads, winding into the main Carmondamon country side. You could miss the board, but you suddenly see a lovely driveway with anthoriums and white snake flower. Drive and see a beautiful and luxurious bungalow with Green as the theme. Now green actually is the parrat green and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Stayed in a Non A/C Suite Room after doing the Backwater 3D2N trip. The place was hard to find, it was nestled up in the hills in Thekkady, around 10-15 min from town centre. The room was very spacious, had a balcony that can see the bush, it had a big bathroom with rainshower and another shower cubicle. The bed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Let not the title of this review mislead you. It isn't for the faint hearted because there were high chances that you will fall absolutely in love with the place and never ever want to leave!! What beauty.... this private plantation home is situated around 10 kms from the town centre in a village by the same name... Aanavilasam (... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I was welcomed back to Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House like an old friend, having first visited 3 years ago. The main change is the addition of two more suites and, as a single female traveller I was purposely booked into the more recently built Executive Suite; a beautiful large room with super king bed, two very comfortable arm chairs, as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

It's a wonderful place to stay..relaxing. The service that provided is superb good. The homemade food is delicious. The bedroom with private villa is great. It's hard to describe in words, you should go and experience it. We simply love it as is was our honeymoon trip and will be back again soon.Thank u to aanavilasam team..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My Wife and I stayed here for 6 nights in Feb/March 2014 and it really was a delightful place... It is situated on a cardamon plantation in the beautiful Indian hillsides near the tea plantations... Very peaceful, clean and spacious rooms. The sounds of birds and others creatures around the plantation were great for anyone who loves nature. Only about... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Excellent stay with perfect service..enjoyed the climate and the silent atmosphere.rooms were also spacious and the food served was also very homely one.we enjoyed the stay.will surely visit the place again.

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Address: Pathumury - Aanavilasam Road, Thekkady 685535, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Thekkady
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House 3*
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Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House Thekkady, Kerala

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Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House is a new (2009) plantation house on 7 acres of private estate. (Just 8 km from Thekkady (Periyar wildlife sanctuary) It is surrounded by a pristine Cardamom and Pepper plantation.Owned by Salim Pushpanath a photographer and publisher in Tourism.As a vacation retreat, this property gives the sensation of an exotic far away destination without the hassle of traffic. Luxuriously appointed yet casual and welcoming, this is a boutique accommodation suited for individuals, couples, or small families in search of a personalized country retreat.We offer a range of accommodation options to meet the needs of all our guests. Choose from Luxury suite rooms and Luxury Pool villas. The contemporary classic design includes Two suites and Two Pool Villas, both appointed with a luxurious bed and linens. Both suites are individually styled and have an elegant country-house feel where comfort is paramount. Natural fabrics, like Indian linens, cottons, wools and silks add to the feeling of understated luxury. A stylish fireplace and book shelves in the main living room and the dining area connect the two suites.The spacious suites offer 600 square feet of indoor space. French doors open onto an oversized private living room with views of the surrounding hillsides and cardamom plants. The suites feature a king sized bedroom and separate living room with a generous seating area, work desk, dining table, and pantry with refrigerator. Both suites feature a veranda and spacious bathrooms with separate showers, double vanities, large garden bath with romantic touches such as bath oils and candles.The room rate includes candlelit dinner and breakfast. ... more   less 
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