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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Came to thekkady afternoon. We had planned going to Periyar Tiger Reserve eventually. Even in a hurry we pleased with the ambience and the sceneries from balcony. Rooms are superb, spacious bath rooms, clean and tidy Beds. After visiting the reserve, we came back and most of the attractions such as Kalari Martial Art Show, Kathak shows are near by...

Thank Narasaiah L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2015

location is perfect and the rooms are modern and clean, family is very friendly and helpful especially shaji. they organize all kinds of activities to do around , they also got a travel desk up front.thank you for the nice time.

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 21 January 2015

We had a nice and quiet stay at Jungle Bells Homestay in November 2014. The rooms are simple but very clean and neat. Our balcony was overlooking a lush banana plantation at the back of the building. The owner of the resort arranged an experienced guide for us, who took us around in his rickshaw to show us not only...

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Kolsås, Akershus, Norway
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We arrived Thekkady early morning, only having one day to spend here. Sha, the manager fixed auto to pick us up and helped us arrange a plan to see every thing in one day. We also got nice breakfast when we arrived. We got a superb guide who took us to spice garden and elephant trip. The rooms are nice...

1Thank FredrikLindegaard
Driebergen, Utrecht, Netherlands
Reviewed 16 August 2014

After a long trip from Varkela, we arrived at the tourist home called "jungle bells". Situated in the hart of Kumily/Thekkady (but it is still very quite, because it's right next to a bananafield), from our point of view it offers you luxerous, spacious rooms for two, for a reasonable price! When we arrived, we didn't know what to do...

1Thank Melle K
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 10 August 2012

This is a perfect place to spend your holidays in thekkady. We stayed there for 2 days during our kerala tour. Rooms are really spacious and very clean. Big balcony, living area and corridor are really nice to give total feel of perfect home. Staff is very cooperative and friendly. We reached thekkady at 4 in the morning from kovalam...

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Reviewed 3 December 2009

This is a very good hotel, as the name tells its in the middle of jungle. the cottages are very good. It was a great place. One should atleast visit these type of places in a year. this is similar to jungle bells in ooty. I had idle sambar, and it was good. there was a trekking arranged in the...

1Thank shaship4

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jungle Bells Residency is one of the Best Homestays in Periyar/Thekkady. Situated at the starting point of Thekkady Forest Road, Kumily Town is just 2 minutes walk from this Homestay and its Placed with a very calm atmosphere, The Family here is very much friendly and has more than 30yrs of experience in Tourism Industry. Mr Shaji (the family head) is a Hardcore Nature Lover, he initiate and support so many Eco friendly activities in Thekkady (Periyar). The family itself will be the best place to get assistance for all the wild life activities in Thekkady Forests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jungle Bells Homestay

Address: Lake Road, Thekkady 685509, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: ₹ 1,705 - ₹ 2,797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms towards the backside have nice views of the gardens..”
 of 5 bubbles AryanHarish, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“everything is good”
 of 5 bubbles roserosariyo, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The best rooms are upstairs, so you have a really great balcony for yourself, and another bigger one for everybody. The last one is so big, you can sit here with your whole family and enjoy one of their delicious breakfasts.”
 of 5 bubbles 903mellek, 16 Aug 2014 | Read review
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