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    Big Banana Island Retreat

    Valiya Pazhampilly Thuruth, Chendamangalam 683512, India
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    1 - 5 of 34 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The perfect place to cure body and mind! Unbelievable how this place has a beneficial/positive effect on you... So nice people, with very good treatments in a beautiful natural setting!!! bungalows in front of the river are perfect and each meal are incredible!!

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    Thank jess m
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It was a good opportunity for me to rest and meditate, to eat healthily, to experience a part of traditional India, and all of that surrounded by a gentle and always smiling staff. The rooms are lovely, and the bank by the river is indescribable.

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    Thank merlin_bart
    Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

    This is a trully magical place. By the river. No noise, except the natural ones. Animals. Minimal and confortable rooms. Authentic food from Kerala. Good staff. You have to choose this place if you want to feel what Kerala trully is.

    Thank Bilitis S
    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    I fell in love with the river as soon as I arrived. There are no words to describe how truly magical and beautiful this place is, perfect for inward reflection, silence and rest. Deepan and Geraldine are the most gracious hosts, imparting valuable knowledge and...More

    Thank julianneconcepcion
    Reviewed 8 October 2016

    Geraldine and Deepan have created such a beautiful space for people to retreat to. My time there was filled with so much joy, relaxation and yoga! Everything from the organic food grown on the property, the friendly staff, Geraldine and Deepan's deep yogic knowledge and...More

    Thank juliaward18
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    • US$ 63 - US$ 77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms were the same, there are only 6 to choose from."
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    "Rooms were nice and clean!!!"
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    "Bungalows on the backwater, with a double bed and private bathroom. Lovely!"
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    "My favorites are the two cottages at the extreme west end."
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