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We are situated in the valley of green shades of Chithirapuram near to the supplementary river of Periyar called the 'Muthirappuzha'. We are providing you trekking through the Forest Mountains with genitivally divers. We are 13 Kms away from Munnar, and this location is well connected by road. We are just 95 Kms away from the Kochi International Airport and 120 Kms away from Kochin city. Nearest railway station Alwaye is 100 Kms away from the location We have a very nice farm yard, where you are very close to the freshness, and the calm and peace full fragrance of the spice garden. 2.5 acre property surrounded by the home stay, The home stay, which is now 4 years old, has cozy and simple rooms and its construction is only 14 years old. It is encircled by cardamom, nutmeg, glove, coco, coffee and pepper plantations, imposingly tall trees all around and has virtually no other building in sight. Out of the home stay’s 3 guest bedrooms, two are independently located and attached by a common area. These rooms are ideal for small families due to their apartment-like character. The home also has an open-air seating area in the backyard with the view of majestic mountains all around.
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Kochi Airport53 mi
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All reviews racket tailed homestay experience stunning views bird watching stayed nights away from the hustle and bustle breakfast was included stayed longer peaceful place amazing location veg curry appam munnar city delicious food driver tuc hosts
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in June. Welcomed by the friendly host and his family and checked into our room which was very clean with incredible views across the hills and valleys. Breakfast was included but we had dinner each night at an extra cost....More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank thereviewer1994
Reviewed April 13, 2018

The Shade is perched on the corner of an endlessly winding mountain road, poised like one of the many greater racket-tailed drongos that clasp the leaves of palm trees around it. It makes the most of its excellent location. Huge windows surround its rooms, giving...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank OscarBoothby
Reviewed February 15, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Shade. Wonderful mountain views, hiked in the tea plantations, swam in the river, had some delicious home-cooked dinners, there's a nice 5 km circle walking route we did every day as well. Our host was very helpful, answered...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Jean1657
Reviewed December 28, 2017

We stayed here as we wanted somewhere more remote and touristy than Munnar. The journey getting there by bus was not something I want to repeat - Indian bus drivers do not seem to fear death in the way other mere mortals do! However, the...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic homestay which was clean, comfortable and spacious. Breakfast each morning served on the balcony was perfect, and we ended up having dinner at the Shade every night the food was so good! Views are idyllic from the rooms. Santosh was so helpful arranging treks...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Response from Frank W | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure queen sized - plenty of room for two anyway
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"My husband and I had the end room on the ground floor - brilliant views from the picture window."
Dec 28, 2017
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"Go for the upstairs room with private balcony"
Nov 19, 2017
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"Best view and very calm and quiet place"
Nov 6, 2017
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"all rooms are perfect"
Apr 5, 2017
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$34 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaKeralaIdukki DistrictMunnarChithirapuram
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