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Woodpecker Resort

Ottamaram, Bison Valley Road, Pothamedu, Munnar 685612 India
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 12/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Woodpecker Resort
Updated 12/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#8 of 8 hotels in Pothamedu
We take the privilege of introducing our firm Woodpecker Holidays, Munnar a unit of Group Farming Corporation India Limited, which is a member of International Eco Tourism Society, U.S.A.The Woodpecker HOLIDAYS in Munnar is located in the lush green hills in Pothamedu, 7 Km form Munnar, situated in the Shanthivanam, the highest peak in Kerala.The villa type cottages built amidst the serene beauty of Munnar provide a blissful ambiance and in the vicinity of Tea Plantations, Cardamom Estates, and tall trees of more than 200 years of age. The way to resort presents the guest a heavenly environment and one can visit Headwork Dam, Pothamedu View Point en route to this resort.At present we have facility to accommodate 23 families in independent cottages at Woodpecker Holidays. On completion of renovation work, 30 Cottages will be ready for operations.In these Villa type Cottages we are providing facility of 1 Bedroom, Living Room, Mini Kitchen, Balcony, which is categorized as Executive Suite and facility of 1 Bedroom, Living Room, Mini Kitchen, Balcony with Carpet flooring and full furnishing which is categorized as Deluxe Suits, to our guests. We can provide 2 Extra Bed in a Suite Room.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free breakfast
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Room features
Private balcony
Room service
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Hindi
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Ajeeb A wrote a review Jan 2021
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I had a wonderful experience at the woodpecker forest resort. Every staff member I encountered, from the valet to the check- in to the cleaning staff were delightful and eager to help! We really appreciate delicious breakfast you provided to us. Thank you! Will recommend to my colleagues! Cheers Ajeeb Abdul Azeez
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Nisha Santhosh wrote a review Jan 2021
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia2 contributions
Thank you very much Woodpecker team for such out standing service.....My Friend Suggest Me this Resort He Work There Before , We have already decided to return to your Resort for our next vacation and we will definitely recommended your resort to our friends and family.... Again Thank you very much All Staff
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Date of stay: January 2021
Nidhin david wrote a review Jan 2021
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Excellent Resort with excellent location located at the middle of a forest , Awesome Experience extremely clean & comfortable . Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by the friendly reception staff. Would definitely recommend this hotel to everybody! It's a true sample of excellent hospitality. Thanks to . Mr Santhosh Kumar ,Mr Rathish & Mr Godbin Fernandez And all other Staff of Wood pecker Resorts
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Date of stay: December 2020
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sanju424 wrote a review Dec 2020
Ernakulam, India1 contribution
Woodpecker Resort is a perfect weekend getaway. The property is maintained with a set of amazing staff to take care of things around. I would highly recommend this resort for people visiting Munnar. The only drawback of the place is that it is on a hill slope, rooms have good jungle views from the resort, and required a walk that may be uncomfortable to kids and elderly.
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Date of stay: December 2020
Response from WOODPECKER HOLIDAYS MUNNAR, General Manager at Woodpecker Resort
Responded 18 Dec 2020
Dear Sanju, Thank your for choosing woodpecker Resort for you holiday. We are grateful to you for spending your valuable time to write the review. Feedback and suggestions of our valued guests like you always motivate us to improve our services further. Regards, Bijoy
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UBegum wrote a review Feb 2020
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Firstly, the roads are very bad to reach this destination. Since we had already done a booking through OYO rooms, once we reached there he denied the booking and asked us to pay the hotel amount saying they do not have any tie-up with OYO anymore. No network was available and Hotel inter-com was also not working. He was not ready to resolve the issue and just was greedy about money. Please do not ruin your trip!!
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Date of stay: February 2020
US$30 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Oyo Woodpecker Resort
IndiaKeralaIdukki DistrictMunnarPothamedu
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Frequently Asked Questions about Woodpecker Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Woodpecker Resort?
Nearby attractions include Tea Gardens (3.7 km), Kalari Kshethra (3.9 km), and Punarjani Traditional Village (4.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Woodpecker Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Woodpecker Resort?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Woodpecker Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Woodpecker Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Saravana Bhavan, Rapsy Restaurant, and Copper Castle - Restaurant.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Woodpecker Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Hindi.