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JJ Cottage

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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London, United Kingdom
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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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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

The rooms are nice but not big. We didn't get a room with a view or balcony and there is no lounging area.. The owner is very nice. We went to a hike with guide that he arranged and that wad beautiful. The place is about 2k from the market and the city. But it is a very easy walk... More 

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EricDavid001, Manager at JJ Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your valuable time to review us. It is really glad to hear that you really enjoyed the stay and the hike. The room what you had a normal standard double room ,for that room is not too big,but we also had deluxe rooms with more space. Hope to see you again the future,Thank you. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

So we arrived after 10 pm after having contacted Jj, and asked him if we could have a place. Despite having no spare rooms in their main home stay, they put us up in THE MOST INCREDIBLE cottage tight up in the tea plantations. So clean, cosy and welcoming and we enjoyed the hot water and soft beds immensely after... More 

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EricDavid001, Manager at JJ Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your valuable time for reviewing us. It is really glad to hear that you really enjoyed the stay in the cottage and the trekking what we offer. Hope to see you again in the future.Thank you. More 

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed there my gf and me for few days, and we wanted to stay longer !! Eric, The owner is such a beautiful person, always ready to help or advise you for anything you wish. The rooms are nice also. The hotel is located on the road to munnar just 2 kms before.perfect to avoid the indian rush and... More 

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EricDavid001, Manager at JJ Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your valuable time for reviewing us. It is really glad to hear that you really enjoyed the stay.Hope to see you again in the future. Enjoy the whole tips.Regards,Eric More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

About 20 mins walk from the centre of Munnar, JJ's is a great spot. Very clean little rooms with great showers. Eric is the nicest guy and will arrange all your activities for you. It is the perfect trekking/sightseeing base in Munnar.

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EricDavid001, Manager at JJ Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your valuable time for reviewing us. It is very happy to hear that you really enjoyed the stay and the treks and trips.Hope to see you again in future.Enjoy your whole trips. More 

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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 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: Near Ksrtc Bus Depot, Moolakkada, 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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