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Banasura Hill Resort

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Vellamunda 670731, India
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Vellamunda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a Great break during our hectic traveling during this Monsoon. The place is truly exotic with its surrounded scenic spots, water fall and river all its closest proximity. High ambience with its eco mode of construction and mixed with all modern amenities. excellent staff, very cordial and helpful. The cuisine and ambience was too good as they were... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear Deepa, Thank you for visiting Banasura Hill Resort. I am glad that a break in Banasura was a welcome change from the hustle and bustle of your daily routine and an avenue to recharge ones senses. Banasura is fortunate to be in the midst of a lush tropical forest, with its exotic flora and fauna and Monsoon has just... More

Daman and Diu, India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros:- 1) Beautiful rammed earth construction-the largest in India 2) Beautiful location-a cosy waterfall at walkable distance, tea estate 3) Good customer service, good food (try their peanut crush salad,lovely!) & ayurvedic spa as well 4) Average activities enough to keep a 1.5 year old tot occupied Cons:- 1) Lighting in cottage room could improve 2) Kuruva islands, Banasura Dam,... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear AWanderingPlace, Thank you for visiting Banasura Hill Resort with your family, and for your wonderful post regarding both the pros and cons about the resort. The mud structure that you were able to see while it was being constructed was the new SPA. I am glad you could see it within close proximity! In the meantime, we have also... More

Bangalore, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveled between 15Aug and 17Aug this year. Resort is maintained well and covered with green. Nice place to stay with good service and local cuisine to test. Though couple of issues for family with kids. Most of the items in lunch/dinner are prepared with too much of chili and difficult for kids to eat. Should have been some items specially... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear Arindam P Thank you for staying in Banasura Hill Resort. It was a pleasure hosting you and your family with us and I am glad that you enjoyed the stay, the location, our service as well as our facilities. Thank you for being so candid on the food. Keeping in mind that our Guests come from various regions it... More

Bangalore, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A gorgeous location and a tastefully designed and well maintained resort. The most impressive part is the superb customer service. The staff always tried to accommodate every request and never refused anything. This place is not really for those travelers who like to spend their vacation sightseeing but more for those who love to lounge around the resort eating great... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear kdneroorkar , Thank you for visiting Bansura Hill Resort and for taking time to share your wonderful experience about your stay in the resort. You have summarized everything that Banasura strives for and I thank you for all the good words that you have about us. I also understand the pain you felt driving the last few metres to... More

Kochi (Cochin), India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed with family during the month of June when entire Wayanad was awaiting rain. The rooms are so comfortable and we never felt going out even to the restaurant. This aspect indicates the level of comfort the mud construction can really provide. All are non-Ac rooms and cottages giving maximum comfort even during the thick of summer. There are... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear AndyUmesh, Thank you so much for your lovely post. It was a pleasure hosting you and your family with us and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay in 'Earth Rooms' very much. I hope your visit to the tribal hamlet would have been an eye opener where the Kurichiya tribe has lived for centuries and are so... More

Bangalore, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We spent 2 nights in Banasura Hill Resort. It was an awesome experience. The winding up-hill roads leading to the resort was a challenge on its own. Moreover you suddenly realize your lots in nature when you reach the resort gates. Its a different world altogether inside the boundaries of the resort. The Staffs [Mr. Vijay and Mr. Prasad] were... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear Vinkris84, Thank you for taking time to share your experience about your stay in Banasura. We are glad the nature trail undertaken by you within the resort with Ravi was a memorable one. In the meantime I will convey your complements to our Chef and his whole team in the kitchen regarding the food and the pastries that you... More

Bangalore, India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The resort, the place, the people, the staff. Everything was immaculate! As you enter the resort, you are astounded by the sheer beauty of it, with the backdrop of the Banasura Hill. We went in Monsoons (End of July), and you could see the numerous waterfalls on the Hill. Sheer beauty. The checkin was smooth, the room was clean and... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear DhruvBangalore, Thank you for visiting Banasura Hill Resort and we are glad to note that you believe the resort is an unexplored paradise. I am also sorry to read about the food being a letdown. We do take pride in the cuisine and I do feel disappointed that it did meet up to your expectations. It would be great... More

Hubli-Dharwad, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Where shall I start...... We came for a weekend getaway to unwind and Bansura Hill resort was a perfect destination. The place is secluded that helps avoid all the noise of the city. The entrance to the resort with the hill in the backdrop takes your breath away! Rooms are very unique. I have never stayed in a rammed earth... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear Vikrantnp, Thank you for visiting Banasura Hill Resort and I am glad that the experience of staying in a rammed earthen room not only took your breadth away but also had an element of surprise and uniqueness. I also want to thank you for your pledge to visit Banasura atleast once a year and we do look forward to... More

Kochi (Cochin), India
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Looking for a break from the mundane job and hectic life schedule I decided to take a break and started exploring holiday options. A friend of mine suggested Banasura and I was wondering if its the right choice. I was skeptical even as I took the long winding road up the resort and I thought I will be disappointing my... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear 119Priya_N, Thank you for choosing Banasura Hill Resort and spending your valuable time to pen your experience in the resort. Set in the middle of a lush tropical forest, with exotic flora and fauna, gushing mountain streams and magnificent waterfalls; Banasura has it all in its own backyard and we are glad that you were able to experience each... More

Thane, India
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed here for one night.... The location of the hotel is superb, with peace and calm surrounding. It gives an experience that you have come and stayed actually in the admits of nature. Rooms are brilliantly designed by mud which gives a very cool feeling in the room. Resort has one major problem as there is no sign boards... More

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BanasuraHillResort, General Manager at Banasura Hill Resort, responded to this review

Dear sneha_shenoy05, Thank you for visiting Banasura Hill Resort and appreciate your kind feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed the ambience, food, service, and the stay in our Earth rooms. We do realize the challenges regarding the sign boards since the authorities have stopped permitting institutions to put up directions boards in the district. We are taking up this... More

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Address: Vellamunda 670731, India
Location: India > Kerala > Wayanad District > Vellamunda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Banasura Hill Resort 3.5*
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