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Vanilla County Heritage Plantation House

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Mavady Estate, Vagamon 686580 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful few days we had here. Nothing much around here, though that might have made our experience as lovely as it was. Rooms were clean and simply furnished, lovely outdoor area with incredible views. Lots of lovely wildlife and birds. All staff eager...More

Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are very welcoming and anything you ask is never too much trouble for them, the food is excellent, plentiful and well presented. The rooms are comfortable and well equipped. Beautiful tropical location and remote. Nearby rock pool for swimming also lovely. Worthy of...More

1  Thank ebhowe
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This was our second visit and Baby Matthew and Rani made us feel at home from the start. They spoiled us with delicious home made Kerala food. We loved hiking and the other activities which they arranged for us with Maju and Akhil as excellent...More

3  Thank JACKY V
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Baby Matthew and his staff were wonderful hosts. The place is beautiful and charmingly decorated. Our children really enjoyed playing cricket with the local kids on the front lawn, and everyone had a great time swimming in the nearby rock pools. The Kerala-style food is...More

1  Thank Josh H
Response from Baby M, Owner at Vanilla County Heritage Plantation HouseResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the review. We are happy to know you enjoyed the stay with us.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My mother and I stayed two nights in what I could only describe as the highlight of our trip to Kerala. The hosts are lovely, the accommodation very comfortable and the food outrageously good. We’ll be recommending this place to stay for others coming to...More

Thank Aussie19792017
Response from Baby M, Owner at Vanilla County Heritage Plantation HouseResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you very much. We are very happy to know you enjoyed the stay with us.

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Description
Vanilla County is an authentic and enchanting homestay, in close proximity to the orgin of the Meenachil river at Mavady Hills near Vagamon, Kerala sheltered by rubber trees , various spices, trees and More plants. The area comes under the Western Ghats Or Sahyadri Mountain ranges, a proclaimed ' UNESCO ' World Heritage site and is one of the eight hottest hot spots of biological diversity of the world. Vanilla County is two and half hours drive from Cochin international airport and its unique destination helps travelers understand the true meaning of responsible eco- tourism. Vanilla County is the perfect take off point for visits to Periyar Wild life Sanctuary, Munnar hill station, Alleppey back waters and Marari beach. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Room Service
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vanilla County Heritage Plantation House Vagamon, Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Idukki District > Vagamon
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vanilla County Heritage Plantation House Vagamon, Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Idukki District > Vagamon
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Traveller (179)
Room & Suite (19)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Room Tips
"We had a dream of a room with a private veranda overlooking the front gardens. The whole site is peaceful."
WilliamPS428
1 Apr 2018
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"Trust the family"
516irenet
27 Feb 2018
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"Larger rooms in main house"
Daisy3178
24 Feb 2018
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"Eco camping is fun and a great experience!"
londongeejay
12 Mar 2017
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