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Spice Village

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Kumily Road, Thekkady 685536, India
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Ranked #3 of 34 Hotels in Thekkady
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Suffolk
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21 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved everything about this hotel. The staff were extraordinarily friendly and helpful. I loved the tour of the grounds with the naturalist, and the cooking demonstrations. The rooms were lovely. I loved the eco-theme throughout. The food was delicious. I would have loved to have stayed longer. Highly recommended. One of the best hotels I stayed in during my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well managed resort with healthy strategy. Spatious, clean rooms. Friendly staff. Delicious organic food on haute cuisine level. No television as part of philosophy is ok for me. Major disadvantage however is the very weak Wifi system.

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New Delhi, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, my rating here only represent the value for money and not the review about the hotel property itself. I stayed there for one night and had a mixed kind of experience. The property is very nice; no doubt about that. You really feel here close to nature with trees, plants, birds etc. The rooms are ethnic and the "Chabootra"... More 

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Gaschurn, Austria
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in the middle of a tour around Kerala. The grounds and rooms are excellent but what made our stay fantastic was the excellent service. In particular I would like to mention the server Manu whose level of professionalism, passion for service, and wonderful demeanour was exemplary. I have stayed in hundreds of... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the name suggests, it was very Spicy experience of my recent trip to Kerala. The whole Village is full of different Indian Spice Trees and paradise for a Spice Lover. You feel rejuvenated in such a fantastic natural surroundings.Spend time, take morning Walk, do Yoga, relax after a stormy Ayurveda session and good Food. While in Thekkady take river... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a CGH Earth property.......do i have to say anything else?? The name itself talks about the property. Beautiful Cottages. They have planted all kind of spices in their garden areas. Also, they have a beautiful kitchen garden or rather farm. The staff is well trained and humble. The evening activities are good. in short there is no chance... More 

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Lapid
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just beautiful from arrival until departure. Staff are very pleasant, the grounds are magnificent. Rooms are quite simple but tastefully done and the bathroom products are excellent. We wish we had spent another night here to enjoy all this place has to offer.

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not realise what a wonderful place this was until we arrived. The rooms are all cottages spread around the site which can be some distance from the main buildings and when raining can be a problem getting around - although they do provide umbrellas in all the cottages for such eventualities. Being somewhat out in the nature reserve... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back for my second visit to Thekkady and Spice Village and the staff remembered me from 2 years previous and welcomed me HOME again. I toured the extensive organic gardens, enjoyed a cooking demo and attended yoga. Loved my cozy clean cottage, the cardamom tea and the grounds which are so beautifully kept. I highly recommend the CGH Earth Experience... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a suite, it was perfect, i said to my husband we were so rural it looks like we are in africa with the thatched roofs ,the staff were excellent and treated us with such politness and respect, the food is excellent, monkees are in the trees adding to the ambiance of a jungle experince, i would definately recommend... More 

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Address: Kumily Road, Thekkady 685536, India
Location: India > Kerala > Thekkady
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Spice Village 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Spice Village Hotel Thekkady
Spice Village Thekkady, Kerala
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#1 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
#2 Family Hotel in Thekkady
#2 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady

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