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JJ Cottage

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location: Good location, it's very close to Munnar centre  (a rickshaw takes you there for 30 rs), also very close to the beautiful Munnar mountains and lastly, close to a bus station with busses to Kochin. Room: We had a big family room, with a huge bed. The bed was soft, the water in the shower is hot and it... More 

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Goettingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for about a week and we loved it. The rooms were super clean, nicely decorated and we felt very comfortable. For 500 Rupees it was a wonderful room, absolutely recommendable. The owner was always around and answered all our questions. He is such a kind person, he always makes sure that you feel comfortable and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I scheduled 3 nights in Munnar and finally I stayed totally a week here. Apart from the beauty of Munnar, a good accomodation is a big plus. JJ Cottage is located at old Munnar near KSRTC bus stop, this area is much better than Munnar town, much more quiet and not so chaotic. The room is just so good, with... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old Munnar is much calmer than Munnar town. It is 30 rupees to get here from the town. The room was clean, there was hot water which was quite pleasant in the rainy season. Regular power cuts were a little disadvantage but it is probably normal in rainy season because of the wind.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcome! Hot water and wifi! Clean rooms and very friendly welcome. Our guide Velu is really a nice guy. Thanks to him we discovered the tea plantations with detailed explanations on how the locals live. Velu brought us also to the spice garden. A nice experience!

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1 Thank Tommyman2
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The man who runs this place, Eric is the nicest and friendliest man! Shame about the many cockroaches in the rooms (Like most Indian hotels). Eric was on hand to give suggestions for restaurants and you can organise trips into the tea plantations through him. Definitely take this 6/7 hour trek- special experience!

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1 Thank Missitchyfeet5
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Visited in June 2016 end good place but rooms are small but facilities are good and Mr Eric is good person Little away from main town city Tuktuk charge 40 rs for transport Veg food is available around 100metre from cottage but only one option Over all good to stay in that budget

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We arrived with our son quite late in the evening and had a warm welcome from Eric, the hotel manager. The room we shared was quite small, but very clean, well organised and reasonably priced. Eric spoke good English and was an amazing host, with who you can have long chats about all kinds of things. He organised a guide... More 

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Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Stayed here with family for 2 nights in the third week of April 2016. Booked via phone a week prior to my visit, after reading the fabulous reviews in Tripadvisor. I found the response very satisfactory from Eric, Owner/Manager during our interactions over phone. I called him up again on the day of my travel to confirm my booking. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Clean, quiet and peaceful location. Helpful staff and owner. Self-driven transport available with reasonable price. Easy access to main road and public transport. Tour package available too. Amenities such as good conditions heater, flat tv and cable channels are provided.

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EricDavid001, Manager at JJ Cottage, responded to this review

It is really glad to hear that you really enjoyed the stay.I hope to see you again in the future.Thank you,Eric More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The sweet family at this superb purple place a couple of kilometres south of town(but easy walking distance from the main bus stand)will go out of its way to make sure your stay is comfortable.the varied and uncomplicated rooms are ruthlessly clean,bright,great value and have TV and 24hrs hot water.-(Recommended by the guide book LONELY PLANET) In rooms,24hrs hot and cold water running,24hrs free wifi in the rooms.Cable TV etc.... ... more   less 

Additional Information about JJ Cottage

Address: Moolakkada JJ Cottage Near Ksrtc Bus Depot, Munnar 685612, India
Location: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Munnar
Price Range: $5 - $12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Jj Cottage Hotel Munnar
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