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Dalethorpe Homestay

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1 / 72 A, Convent Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Dalethorpe Homestay
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited thorpe without reading any review. .. But trust me. .I was in For a surprise. .I felt at home the moment I reached the. ..Awesone hospitality. .. Located very close to kodai lake... But you won't feel it. .. You feel secluded at the heart of kodai town. . Everything is accessible from there. ..food joints. And other... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with couple of my friends between 13th - 15th march, Climate was excellent & added to few brownie points to the experience. The vintage structure is excellent and gives a good feel with fire place available in the cottage. About 1km from Kodai Lake and food street. Rooms and Cottages are clean and staff were courteous, Decent South Indian... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely a good place to stay and the hospitality given by the staff there was excellent and nice rooms and good view and place for campfire and barbecue and a wonderful ambience in the eve It's very near to the Kodai lake and has really good food joints near by and altogether a luxury villa with 5 bedrooms for a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The home stay was ok but the food cost it is not economical and the amenities all not maintained well. Hospitality is very nice location excellent.the guidance was nice. They can take more care about tea time also.also the quality of food very nice but need more variety

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Pollachi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I stayed here with my family for 2 days. It stays up the name; an old british bungalow, maintain clean and neat. Located close to the lake in a spacious environment. Food is good and the host is very friendly. A very nice getaway at Kodaikanal !!!

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Kozhikode (Calicut), Kerala, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Its the first time i have been to this resort ....the ambiance and atmosphere around this resort is spectacular The location of the resort makes it more convenient to visit main attractions at kodaikanal Sleeping comfort is surprisingly good :) My friends and I personally give high marks for food! :) Hospitality is excellent money spent here was certainly worth... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I stayed with my family for 2 Nights at Dalethrope in Kodai and it was an amazing experience. Since we all wanted to stay together we opted for the suite. It felt like a vintage Bunglow and we thoroughly enjoyed the stay. Location is great and the property is beautiful with a mountain backyard. The owner was very friendly and... More 

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Kochi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were two families and both the families enjoyed the stay equally well. This is really a nice place to stay. The rooms are cozy and clean. Food is good. Easily accessible. The host is even better - he is really helpful and gives you good tips to make the most of the trip.

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Calicut, Kerala, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I've been here first with my family, secondly with my friends <-- [ FOR NEW YEARS ] .I was living a mirage both times. Why you need to be here? #1 Amazing hospitality of management and support staff 5 Star's * * * * * #2 Food Get's 5 stars * * * * * [ TOO DELICIOUS ] #3... More 

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Kozhikode, Kerala, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Cant describe my experience in 200 words. Though this trip was planned on the day of our journey we thought the hotel we booked wouldn't be that good as expected. But i was wrong. This hotel is truly a wonderful experience at the prime location in the hills of kodaikanal. They offer excellent hospitality and were very friendly. The rooms... More 

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