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Dalethorpe Homestay

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1 / 72 A, Convent Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Dalethorpe Homestay
Ranked #9 of 74 Kodaikanal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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Chennai (Madras), India
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had decided to have our annual office trip at Kodaikanal this time. Though I personally had been to Kodai many times, this trip was one to cherish forever. After much discussion and debate in office, we decided to book our stay at Dalethorpe. This place was recommended by one of our clients, who had been there with their family... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am truly short of words to describe this trip.Initially we were skeptical but I wouldn't think twice before saying that it was one of the best trip that I have been to with my friends.A big thank to Mr.Shahid who arranged everything and made the occasion special. Coming to the food, it was homely and we were given choices... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This trip was one of my personal best trips with friends and after 2 days of hectic work and this trip was an unplanned one and while we were traveling in the car over the mountains we were goggling were to stay, we had a small idea to stay rather in a hotel let try something different and we found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

With the hospitality of the owner and the staff, well appointed rooms with heritage feel and the excellent food; the stay in Dalethorpe Homestay was really a HOME AWAY FROM HOME. The serene surroundings in which this old British bungalow-converted-homestay is situated is amazing. Easy accessible too. The best part of the stay was the active involvement of the owner... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and would recommend people to stay here. The villa is a heritage feel and the best part is Shahids hospitality. Keep up the good work guys, please do not miss Bonfire and Barbecue.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Its a nice place in kodaikanal for families to enjoy. Hospitality of the staff is excellent. They go out of their way to make your stay comfortable and enjoying. We had a wonderful time with nice bonfire and barbecues in the evening

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

location is superb and easily reach to town centre food was amazing especially barbeq in the garden with camp fire owners are very friendly if you go with ur familt its a ideal location the food is really home made dont miss it

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Dalethorpe... We went in a big group of 5 families with kids. It was pleasant stay at Dalethorpe. Staff was very much helping and cooperative. They helped us cook food for our kids. Place and rooms are very neat and clean. The host ,Shahid is such a helpful person. He provided everything that we needed. I would recommend this homestay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This is a place which i had been with a group of 6 ( 3 Couples ) and we left late but didn't had any difficulty to find the place in late night ,Mr Shaheed had guided the route very well . We took three rooms and all the rooms are maintained very well . As soon as we woke... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We went as a group of 7 and took the 4 rooms at the back of the main building.(2 standard and 2 deluxe). The host Shahid was informative and easy to deal with when I contacted him over the phone for reservation.He is a good host as he always asked if we needed anything. However the property itself is one... More 

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Address: 1 / 72 A, Convent Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6

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