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Kollenkeril Plantation Home-Stay Bungalow

Karadippara, Munnar 685611, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We stayed here shortly before Christmas 2014 and fell in love with this place. On arrival I was feeling a little unwell with a heavy cold and Joseph (the manager) organised a delicious lemon and ginger drink for me to help sooth my throat. We were shown to a lovely traditional and peaceful room with a terrace and a view... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We stayed 3 nights at Kollenkeril plantation, and couldnt get enough of this beautiful place. The wooden bungalows are well maintained and spacious, the host Joseph is very friendly and courteous, the home cooked food was nice and the views were simply breathtaking. If you are looking for a quiet place away from the Munnar town, with enough space to... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

An excellent location and stunning view of valley, at the sunrise and sunset. The property itself is very well maintained. The stay was comfortable and all the service staff was always attentive to the needs. The food served was authentic Kerala type and very testy. Mr. Joseph, the property manager, was very helpful and provided a lot of insight on... More 

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zurich
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72 hotel reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

the estate is very nice. the view is stunning! the Service is great. Food is good and very reasonable. the Highlight is Joseph with his smile and human Approach! he took us on a spice tour, no further visits to any spice garden necessary! outside rooms are nice, "Standard" rooms much less. owner also passed one night and invited us... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My wife, daughter and I stayed just one night here in July with our daughter. Homestay is a good description of what Joseph offers his guests. This is a genuine homestay and Joseph makes you feel very welcome. The building itself is a work of incredibly ornate and detailed woodwork, and offers fantastic views over a ranging valley below. You’ll... More 

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kerala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

It was wonderful experience when we stayed at Kollenkeril Plantation Home-Stay Bungalow. We stayed two nights there. It was a pleasant experience. It is a Kerala traditional bungalow built used full of woods. Location is awesome, calm and quiet, nice food as per our choice. Our Tour was very well organized by Mr. Benny, Musafir Tours. I highly recommend this... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

An absolute gem in Kerala, S India. A beautiful property with stunning views (especially from the tree house). Joseph is a great host and allowed you to get a real understanding of the area, it's people, industry, history and local cuisine. Really interesting tour of his plantation, far better than the herb/spice stop on our trip.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Great place to stay whist exploring Munnar. Joseph and his team were great hosts - the food is amazing and provides you with a real education on traditional kerala food. Joseph will even give you a tour of the garden if you are interested - it was far more interesting and educational than the stop at the herb/spice garden not... More 

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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We felt as if we were guests staying with friends. Our room was beautiful with a lovely verandah and glorious views. Joseph was the perfect host and gave us a wonderful tour of the plantation. His brother, James, is an excellent cook who shared some of his secrets with me. We were very well fed and enjoyed the feeling of... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Joseph, the property caretaker, and his crew run a beautifully kept and situated property. They are incredibly kind, and the hospitality is genuine. When my wife and I arrived, I had picked up a pretty nasty stomach bug in Mumbai and was in a bad way. Joseph immediately made tinctures for me out of fresh ginger juice and local raw... More 

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