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JJ Cottage

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Near Ksrtc Bus Depot, Moolakkada, Munnar 685612, India
JJ Cottage
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Eric (owner) was really helpful in arranging our trek through the tea plantations and was always on hand to help out whenever we needed (recommendations for restaurants etc). Rooms were nice and spacious. Only criticism was that the wifi was a bit poor!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend n i went to the hotel. We were treated very well, served and helped by the people. The main man very friendly and guides well. The rooms clean and had an aura about them. It's relatively cheaper also. Totally recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

JJ's is a step above the rest in terms of cleanliness, presentation and service for the price (700Rs/night). Eric is very helpful and was able to arrange 2 treks for us at short notice (can't recommend the sunrise trek and the tea plantations trek enough!!) as well as give information on buses and trains. Our room was small and basic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Hi, I spent 2 days in JJ Cottage. Our rooms (we booked 3 rooms, 700-900 INR per room) were clean and had everything we needed. The location is very good, walking distance to the centre of Munnar. The owner was also very nice. Only the check-in takes ages (filling out the forms and taking the photos!) but I understand that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The rooms are clean, quiet and simple! Everything worked well, and Eric was so incredibly helpful. Munnar was one of our first stops in India, so he spent a lot of time with us explaining the in's and and out's of traveling through India. Eric really went above and beyond. He hooked us up with a beautiful 6 hour trek... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

this is the real indian home stay . there is the family was amazing and they are so helpful ...the rooms were are so big and really cleen and they have good wifi ....they also sereve amazing breakfast . it was so good .. never forgot this place it was the best one of the best day we had in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Room R700, good for 2 people (R350 each-was with a friend 1st night). Reduced (slightly) to R650 for 1. More than I like to pay but it was the cleanest room I've stayed in in India. Hot showers 24hrs. Towels & toilet paper! Friendly staff, walks of all lengths can be booked. Surrounded by stunning, lush mountains & not far... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Lovely place to stay. Manager Eric is very helpful and friendly. He helped us to arrange onward transportation and allowed us the use of his phone to arrange accomodation. We had the room at the top, it has a sitting room and a bed room. Very clean, nicely furnished. Basic Indian bathroom with hot water 4 hours in morning and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We were lucky to get a room here as they were very busy. Lovely location and the owner is super friendly. The only thing we didn't enjoy was the massage that we had next door. Very uncomfortable and cold! However JJ cottages itself is a lovely place to accommodate you during your stay in Munnar, (don't forget jumpers as chilly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My wife and I loved this place. The room was not very big, but was clean and nicely decorated. The bathroom had hot water and was nice and clean as well. The thing we liked the most was talking to the owner, Eric. He advised us on things do around and explained to us everything we were curious about indian... More 

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