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Captains Bungalow

Doddankoppa Estate Javali post Javali Mudigere Taluk, Chikmagalur 577122 India
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#28 of 162 B&Bs / Inns in Chikmagalur
You can take long walks and be lost in the wilderness without meeting a soul to be only woken up from your reverie by startled peacocks suddenly taking flight leaving a tail wind of breeze in their wake on your face. Or take a local and go for long treks. You don't have to be an ornithologist to enjoy the songs of nameless birds and delight in their visual feast to your eyes or haunting concert of myriad crickets and cicadas at night.
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Free parking
Free breakfast
Indoor play area for children
Car hire
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary tea
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Table tennis
Walking tours
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
First aid kit
Washing machine
Ironing service
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Room features
Additional bathroom
Dining area
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Bath / shower
Private balcony
Seating area
Separate dining area
Separate living room
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Sofa bed
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Family rooms
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English, Hindi


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Doddankoppa Estate Javali post Javali Mudigere Taluk, Chikmagalur 577122 India
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mamatha s wrote a review Jul 2018
4 contributions1 helpful vote
I visited here with my family and friends. We all enjoyed a lot here. Weather was very good. Food is very tasty. Here staff are very friendly. Rooms are well maintained. This is not like a hotels or resorts. We feel here that we are staying in our native places. Totally everything was very good.
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Date of stay: July 2018
Guruyb wrote a review Jun 2018
Colombo, Sri Lanka81 contributions46 helpful votes
I would not be exaggerating when I say it's heaven on hills. This is by far the most impressive stay. The bungalow is awesome very tastefully designed in rock with wood fired fire places the decor ,art, location friendly staff they view of the lush Green hills the list goes on. The rooms are extremely spacious with wooden flooring tall King size cots n cozy beds large glass windows and humungus bathrooms. One can't miss admiring amazing paintings and artifacts they add to the decor. Food was simple and yummy. All this admist lush 200 acres coffee plantation we couldn't have asked for more. This would become my must travel every mansoon. Thanks Capt Gopinath for creating this amazing place.
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Date of stay: June 2018
Kaleshkumar wrote a review Mar 2018
Bengaluru, India202 contributions43 helpful votes
We stayed there with family and friends over a weekend. The place is excellent. The Rooms are very well maintained, neat, clean and very well furnished. We were a group of 6 families. Eventhough the tents and other rooms are a bit far away from the main bungalow building, the stay inside the rooms was really comfortable. I loved the way their bathrooms are designed. The rooms are very spacious. There are no activities - as we didnt expect any, that was fine with us. It is a place to relax and chill. Now the let downs: It is very expensive and I feel it is not worth the money we spend. (Dont mistake it for the "Value for Money" thing. When you check out, you will feel that you paid more for what you got) The food served was not so great - The highlight of a homestay would be the
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Date of stay: February 2018
Karthik P wrote a review Feb 2018
10 contributions3 helpful votes
Before I go into the details of the factors which were a huge letdown for me, let me make it very clear that the rooms and the bungalow itself are very well maintained with fine interior decorations and the rooms were comfortable to stay in. 1) People who dislike or are afraid of dogs please do not opt for this property. We had a terrible time with kids and few of the ladies being terrified of the huge dogs which keep coming and sniffing you. Even after repeated requests (4-5 times) the dogs kept coming back. My daughter stayed inside the room for most of the day. I felt the dogs were more important then the guests in this property. 2) The food was just about average and we were served uncooked chicken for the barbeque. When the food was returned for further cooking we ended up
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Date of stay: February 2018
Preetha11 wrote a review Jan 2018
Bengaluru, India296 contributions17 helpful votes
The place is a short drive away from Bangalore, about 4-5 hours, situated not too far from the main road, yet it is calm and quiet. The house itself is beautiful, built with stone walls with a really high ceiling. There are about 3-4 rooms, and we got the one in the right side adjoining the living area with a TV, and an opening on to the garden, so it's like a complete private space. The garden itself is great to just laze around. I loved the bougainvillea tree in the centre and the seating area in the verandah which gets amazing sunlight in the morning, and you can play with the dogs. The food was delicious and homely. With all these positives, we were still a bit disappointed considering the price we paid. It's neither a homestay where you experience living with a family, nor
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Date of stay: February 2017
IndiaKarnatakaChikkamagaluru DistrictChikmagalur
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