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Puthuparambil House, Lake Road | Kumily, Idukki Dist, Thekkady 685536, India
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Jungle Palace
Ranked #9 of 31 hotels in Thekkady
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Doha, Qatar
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I was staying here with my fiancee, its a kinda nice homestay rooms are big, toilets are clean. View is also good looking over the Wildlife Santuary. We were lucky to see a wild deer out there. But it was december and it was majorly misty. This homestay is centrally located the eating joints are close by and so it... More

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Canberra, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Three of us stayed here for 4 nights. Rajesh was a great host and couldn't have been more helpful! This is a comfortable family hotel in a great location overlooking the National Park. It is near the Gate to the Park. Thekkady is quite small and you wouldn't pick the Jungle Palace as being better or worse than others in... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Location is excellent. The view from the balcony is nice. people greeting you there were pretty genial..as a whole nice experience. The location is nice as you can go to all tourist places from your stay.

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Minsk, Belarus
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We were very impressed by homestay in Munnar and obviously were expecting same level of hospitality here. The welcoming was quite cold. We came in the afternoon, It was rainig, the host didn't offer even tea. The room was cosy and spacious with tv, fan (need to mention that sockets are in very bad condition - loose, only one from... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay here. Stayed 2 nights and visited the nearby tiger reserve which is easily accessible by tuk tuk from the homestay. Staff friendly and helpful. Rooms large and clean. Had a room with a balcony where we saw sambar deer, wild pigs, otters and a variety of birds. Would definately stay here again>

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We stay here for two nights in (Dec.2013). The rooms are very spacious and good. The home stay is quite close to the Tiger Reserve (hardly 0.5Km). One good thing is that they allowed us to use their kitchen for "self cooking" as a few family member are not liking the outside food.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

We had two rooms on the ground floor for two nights. The owners were happy to help with anything. The rooms are very big and the view into the Tiger Reserve fantastic. It was clean and tidy and the breakfast was good value for money. I would stay again if I am in the area.

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Kanyakumari, India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We took 3 room all rooms are very big and we got nice welcome from Mr. Rajesh super area, nice bathroom we enjoyed our trip. If I again come to Thekkady surly i will stay in jungle palace only. even rooms for drivers too

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1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Friends for 2000 bucks at off season you can get at least 3 star hotel with very good faclities if you just spend a little while on the internet or chatting with frineds who have actually had good experience in Thekaddy. I am Keralite, but I feeld ashamed to say that I was totally let down by the kind of... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Out of all the places we have been , Jungle palace stay was worst experience! For 2000 rupees a day, this place has not even met basic expectations like clean bedsheet. I found the people were there only to spin money out of low quality service. There are much better off places to stay in Thekkaddy, at very cheaper rates.... More

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Address: Puthuparambil House, Lake Road | Kumily, Idukki Dist, Thekkady 685536, India
Location: India > Kerala > Thekkady
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Jungle Palace Thekkady, Kerala

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