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ExplorIndya with Aakriti - A FamilyStay

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A Family Run Homestay with 2 well appointed cottages. We will take care of all your needs and also be happy to show you around our area and give you an insight into South Indian Culture and Lifestyle. Hiking,Trekking, Visits to the Biosphere Reserve as well lots of other off the beaten track activities are on offer.
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Full view
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Peelamedu Airport31 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kumar family are warm , helpful and genuine, willing to help in any way possible. We normally visit India each or every other year and a stay at Aakriti for us is mandatory. Through this medium we would just like to say thanks for...More

Thank Resovoir
Reviewed July 23, 2018

A beautiful place with beautiful people. Very welcoming homestay. Fantastic food and company. Visited the colourful villages scattered amongst the tea plantations. We loved our cookery lessons. Great conversations and so much to learn from this incredibly warm family. The cottage we stayed in was...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Our 4th visit to this delightful homestay, why - because it truly is a home from home. Accommodation consists of two "cottages" within the grounds. meals being taken with the family in their own home. The food is to die for and showcases everything that...More

Thank GibBob
Reviewed February 17, 2018

We loved staying with the Kumar family, they made us feel like old friends. The food is absolutely amazing and we loved our cookery lesson. Ravi and Rajat are full of information about culture, religion and India in general and are very caring. The place...More

Thank Judy P
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Our stay in this lovely accommodation in the Kumar's garden in the hills above Ooty was a highlight of our wonderful trip around southern India (organised by ExplorIndya). We could not have felt more welcome - with lovely vegetarian meals shared with Rajat, Ravi and...More

Thank L C
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Response from Belinda S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hiran, my husband and I booked a 3-week tour of South India in February, and part of the itinerary was a 3-night stay at Aakriti Homestay in Conoor. We booked through The Kerala Experience. I hope this is the... More
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"The lower cottage is best if you have difficulty with steep steps."
GibBob
Mar 11, 2018
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"This is better than any hotel. The best room and good the whole trip."
JudyP39
Feb 17, 2018
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"Eat with the Family , try their tea -the best , visit Wellington"
egt1953
Jan 28, 2018
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"Each of the accommodation we experienced had its particular charm. Come bak several times to experience..."
317annen
Mar 23, 2017
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IndiaTamil NaduThe Nilgiris DistrictCoonoor
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