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Kaivalyam Retreat

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Special Offer: Free Yoga and Farm Hiking
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Special Offer: Free Yoga and Farm Hiking
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Kaivalyam Retreat has to be one of the loveliest, calmest and most beautiful places I have stayed. I initially stayed in one of the treehouses (so lovely, especially during the thunderstorm!) and returned to stay in one of the rooms in the main buildings. I...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights during a tour of Kerala and absolutely loved it. The room was perfect and the food fantastic. Enjoyed the peaceful ambience of the place, so relaxing. The morning yoga was great as were the guided walks through the spice...More

Thank Mac M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This retreat was so special! We went for 3 nights and enjoyed every minute. The rooms are clean and modern, and the bathrooms have lots of hot water and are very well maintained. We went on the spice tour, did the yoga and meditation, and...More

Thank Beccaktravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family stayed here from 22nd to 24 rth March. I will grade this resort as average.Rooms are big and nice, however requires maintainence. Shower handle came out while I was bathing. Wash basin choked all the time. Resort is located in a beautiful location....More

Thank abhijeetchausalkar
Response from kaivalyam, Manager at Kaivalyam RetreatResponded 1 week ago

It was nice of you to spare time to write the review with some appreciating comments. Just on the lighter note may be in two minds as subject is "Good" and grade is "Average". The two issues raised related to bathroom have been fixed. Not...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bit pricey but definitely worth it. We visited Munnar when forest fires unfortunately meant that longer treks were off. So the retreat was perfect. Beautiful location, brutal yoga (nearly two hours of serious chakra aligning) and great tea tasting. We spend three days walking through...More

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ramanan_12
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Steven F | Reviewed this property |
Don't drive down to the hotel unless you have a 4WD. Park at the top and they will send a jeep up to collect you
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Preeti S
January 20, 2018|
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Response from BigJohn32819 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have air-conditioned rooms but when we were there in January, we did not need it as the night temperatures were about 16C.
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Lakshyaa m
November 5, 2017|
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Are you allowed to bring your own alcohol and drink. Can you smoke outside the hotel as it is non-smoking.
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"All rooms have a lovely view."
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"Luxury rooms"
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"One with a jacuzzi and a large sit out overlooking the tree tops"
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"If you travel to Munnar, stay here !!!"
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