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3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   Vandanmedu | Idukki District, Thekkady 685551, India
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Carmelia Haven
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Carmelia Heaven is approx 20ks from thekkady. Hotel is spread across 55acers of plantation. its beautiful place to relax and be there. Hotel staff is very helpful and would always be there to guide you. Form cottage one can see lot of cardamom and tea plantation. early morning hotel arranges for plantation walk, once should absolutely not miss it, staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was one of our favorite spots during our stay in South India. Carmelia Haven is set on a cardamom and tea plantation on a beautiful lot in the hills of South India. Though it is a good 40-minute drive outside of Periyar, you don't want to be anywhere else when you're here. We did go to the Tiger Reserve... More 

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Tirupur, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is beautiful, but the managers are cranky, they have lots of DON'Ts to the guests. First of all they need to realize its an hospitality industry, Guests come here to relax or take a break themselves from their usual routine. I find them to be bullying and showing attitude to guests which is very bad and spoils the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent place to stay! Amazing hospitality, real nice food and so much peace. The nature trail was really amazing since it was a huge property! Amazing country side feeling and sad I didn't get to stay at the tree house as it was unavailable. Wanted to stay longer! Loved it..!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay with lovely scenery and help full staff, food was great, the room was own its own circular shaped.lovely country side feeling with herb trees all around. I wish i could have stayed longer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly, we only stayed at this location one night but it was lovely. Yes, it is isolated, but very restful and quiet. The day before we arrived, I was struck with "Delhi belly" and was very ill. I had tried Imodium and Lomotil to no avail. So I made an appointment for a free consultation with the ayurveda doctor. Her... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in on 26th dec and were checking out on 27th dec. There was nobody to welcome us in the evening while check in. tht's fine. We had booked 2 jacuzzi villas. In one villa the jacuzzi was not working properly. Water was all dirty. I complained about it frm 5pm and the jacuzzi was repaired in the night.... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful and huge property. A very nice pool. Lot of play area and very warm hospitality. A place away from civilization! Peaceful! Took my parents there for a vaccation. They loved it. Highly recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to stay in a secluded location, this one is nice. Our room (tree house) did have issues with plumbing in the bathroom, but otherwise was fine. I enjoyed the food in the restaurant. The Staff was the most friendly/professional of all the places we stayed in Kerala. There is spotty WiFi in two locations on the premises.... More 

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Address: Vandanmedu | Idukki District, Thekkady 685551, India
Location: India > Kerala > Thekkady
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carmelia Haven 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Carmelia Haven Thekkady, Kerala
Carmelia Haven Hotel Thekkady

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