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Vanilla County Plantation Villa

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Vanilla County is a very special place to stay. The house is beautiful - spacious, full of old wooden furniture and gorgeously lit at night. The gardens are perfectly kept. A small stream ran by a window to my room - the sound at night was so relaxing. Rani and Baby Matthew are lovely hosts and Maju is a kind... More 

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geneva
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came out appreciating many things during stay. Wooden furnitures and the ambience. furnitures and used wood everywhere -> VERY well maintained. Baby Matthew had been thoughtful and very helpful host. Discussing cooking tidbits from Rani was nice experience. Maju helped out with wander walks - something I liked - including getting to meet his friends & family on hiking... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a review from someone who has yet to stay at this property. However I am so very touched by Baby and his awesome customer centricity that I had to write it out. I had booked this property purely basis the reviews on Tripadvisor. Baby was prompt in his responses. When I shared with him that I was looking... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The stay here at plantation valley was pleasant and peaceful ..amidst nature.. The guided tour to the nearby tourist spots are unique and one will enjoy their company. This location will suit only for international guests as Mr Mathew takes utmost care to ensure safe stay. Indians would like to stay up the hill in VAGAMON for its climate and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Baby and Rani Mathew gave unparalleled hospitality in this beautiful house. It truly was a dream - the food was the best we've had in South India, the surroundings were beautiful, and it was an oasis amidst our travels. Would highly recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic! Beautiful location, excellent accommodation, charming hosts, sumptuous home-cooked fare, great outings with wonderful guide We live the appam so much we bought our own pan and it's getting plenty of use! All in all an experience to savour

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Duffield, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

We were given a very warm welcomed by Matthew and his wife Rani the owners who made our stay very special. The four of us stayed in the two rooms set just outside the house and were very pleased with how well set out and comfortable they were. We were very lucky to arrive just as a working elephant was... More 

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We stayed 4 night at this beautiful home of Baby Mattew and his wife Rani and we enjoyed it very much. We liked the organized outings with the two helpful guides. Time seemed to fly as it was so much to see and digest; like the rubber plantation and how one extract (never seen this before), spicegarden, outings to waterfalls... More 

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

We recently stayed for 4 nights at Vanilla County and cannot recommend it enough for an amazing experience of Kerala at a very reasonable price. The property is stunning with beautiful grounds and we had a spacious and comfortable room in the main house. Baby Matthew and his wife Rani were amazing hosts, providing us with everything we needed without... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Enjoyed our stay and enjoyed the hospitality by our hosts and owners Baby Mathew and his wife Rani. Authentic "home cooked" south Indian meals made with ingredients that are grown on site. Impressed with the professionalism of staff who toured us around the site and into the villages near by. Visited a few natural watering holes to swim and view... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Vanilla County Plantation Villa

Address: Mavady Estate, Vagamon 686580, India
Location: India > Kerala > Vagamon
Price Range: $137 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Vanilla County Plantation Villa Vagamon, Kerala
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