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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place to visit. A place well maintained with great country food prepared by the cook. Mr. Ravi -the manager is very supportive. View point around 4 Kms is a must watch along with Madammakulam

1 Thank M R K
Kozhikode, India
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was just an awesome location. We need to travel off the road for some kms. That itself is one of its kind. You feel like you are alone in this world. Food was good. Bungalow is superb. You have a natural swimming pool, where water is coming from springs. Feel the beauty of nature. Excellent destination to enjoy your... More 

Thank bvivek82
Chennai, India
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Booking: Through tripadvisor or direct contact of Mr.Ravi, the manager of the resort. Details available at the hotel's website. Actually, they have two properties (palace and plantation) of which we booked and stayed at the Palace resort. (Opt for this campus as it has its own natural stream with pool and small waterfalls). Once booked, Mr.Ravi will correspond all the... More 

Thank rediffjerry
Kochi (Cochin), India
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This place is located around 15km from Kuttikkanam, Kerala. Make sure to ask the correct route to this place before going as some roads which will show in google map may not be a good idea as some road works are going on. This hill palace is made by The British in 1905.A prefect place for peaceful stay. The last... More 

Thank Anoop k
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Unexpectedly treacherous off road drive to the hill top. Bungalow was quaint and beautiful, but the new management was not prepared for guests. We were booked there for 3 nights (Agoda double booked us and refused to fix the problem or refund us) as a result we had only 1 night there and no where to go and no way... More 

1 Thank Jubilee1976
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37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

It was an awesome weekend that we had. Urumbi Hill Palace is something every nature lover should explore. Built in the start of 1900's, this resort started functioning a decade ago it seems. The property is well maintained with some great garden, varandah's, seating arrangements, accomodation spaces etc. Bathroom facilities and beds were too good, and they served nice food... More 

Thank Vinuz
Kochi (Cochin), India
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I went to Urumbi Hill Plantation resort with my family for weekend. It will be a lonely place for single family. Its adventurous, will love the 9 kms off road travel in a 4X4 wheel drive jeep to the resort. Amazing views. Hospitality is good but not professional. We have booked for a deluxe room but the room provided was... More 

Thank sreejithviswanath
1 review
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Away from all pollution, visit this amazing place to experience the freshness in air. No well / bore well. You can enjoy the taste of pure mineral water that comes from the valley. We were there for a weekend get together with batch mates.Very calm and serene location. The bungalow is kept tidy. Rooms can accommodate groups. The jeep drive... More 

Thank Frank F
Kochi, Kerala, India
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156 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We went to Urumbi over the weekend , as a large group of four families. There are 3 suites and 2 double bedrooms. The drive up in self is an adventure. Not for the faint hearted. Suv's and jeeps will just about get there. They can arrange for your cars to be parked down and taken up in a jeep.... More 

Thank Sumith D
Trivandrum, India
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39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Amazing place totally disconnected by mobile and internet. Nice weather. It was a bit sunny during day time, But became a bit cold after 11 pm. This is actually 5 bedroom estate bunglow which can accomodate 16 people. There is a private water fall near bunglow. But there was no water when we visited. The food was superb and hospitality... More 

3 Thank Praveen M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We don't have enough words to describe Urumbi. This Destination is an off- road Destination,one can enjoy the natural beauty from the corridor and the bed room itself. We have one very nice water falls just infront of the property, except in summer. This is 120yrs old European Bungalow.Hundreds of acres of Plantations:Cardamon, Tea, Coffee, Coconut, Vanilla and other spices and fruits. We provide, jeep safari, Adventure Tourism, Shuttle Badminton, Tennis, Cycling, Trekking etc... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Urumbi Hill Palace Plantation Resort

Address: Urumbikara | Wembly P.O., Idukki 686514, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Idukki
Price Range: ₹ 3,341 - ₹ 5,114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“King rooms can easily accommodate four persons. Hot water systems did not work properly in some rooms.”
  • Madammakulam falls full view from below
 of 5 bubbles rediffjerry, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go at your own risk”
 of 5 bubbles Jubilee1976, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get any of the rooms, all give you the amazing front view of line of mountains...”
 of 5 bubbles Vinuz, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles PraveenM_12, 22 Feb 2015 | Read review
“If you like to have a sleep with the sounds of a water falls prefer rooms near water falls. (Rs. 3000/4000), Its enough for a small family. If you like to have a mountain valley view and sun set view you can opt for the bigger room which (Rs. 6500/-), it can accommodate at least 5-6 people and its like a Palace. Pls wake up before 6.00 AM and have the enchanting view of the mountain valley filled up with whites clouds...., words cannot explain the experience.”
 of 5 bubbles Sajan1973, 17 Oct 2013 | Read review
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