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Panthalams Homestay

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Panthalam's Residency is 10 minute walk from the bus stand, but located in a quiet place away from the bustle of the town. There are small hanging chairs made of jute and wood that make for quirky style of seating to read a book or bask in nature's glory. The owner provides good home-made food for breakfast and is glad...

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stayed here for 5 nights in the end in the deluxe corner room, room was very spacious and shower was ace, good view from the balcony and we enjoyed watching the workmen on the otherside of the homestay, there was never any noise that inconvenienced us. Abdul, his wife and girls were lovely, the girls came out of their...

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 days to visit Periyer national park.What a special place it is ,lovely rooms ,great views ,good breakfast and wildlife all around.The best thing about Panthalams is your host,he cannot do enough for you,arranges trips and transport and I think you could ask anything of him and he would do his best to fulfill any request,an...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Panthalams Residency is a short walk out of Thekaddy which is a very good thing - it's quieter, relaxing and you have some great views of the forest. The rooms are large, spotlessly clean, comfy beds and a good shower. We enjoyed our stay at Panthalams, especially the lovely homemade breakfast including fresh fruit from the garden. The owner and...

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1Thank Alicekatie76
Kottayam, India
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The host was very friendly and always ready to help with almost anything. The place was clean and comfortable. Spacious and well lit room. Furnished with hammock, the terrace offers a wonderful view. Had a great time.

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1Thank Rebakcah
glasgow
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Nice newly-built homestay up a wee hill. Our room was clean, fresh and comfortable. Great breakfast - you will not go hungry! Very friendly and welcoming host - helpful with booking tours etc. Useful when our driver was trying to take us to less good places so he could get a commission. The whole family was really lovely to be...

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1Thank huffergie
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Quiet location within easy reach of Kumily. We had the super deluxe room which was wonderful. Gorgeous power shower too. Our host and his wife could not have been more helpful and kind, providing tea on arrival and much valuable advice on activities and excursions. Delicious South Indian breakfasts. We visited elephant junction where I took a shower courtesy of...

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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

The home stay was a great! Just felt like home, when we arrive to kumily many "tourist agent" trying to "help" and take us to their friend but we insist to come here and it was perfect!! Abduol was very kind and helping with everything around town. Super clean and tidy and the best shower in India! The best homestay...

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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here to explore Thekkady. This place is almost reachable to many main spots like Periyar Tiger Reserve, spice plantation, off road drive jeep spot to Gavi forest, cultural art centers etc. Panthalam homestay owner Mr. Shukkoor is very friendly type he serves at his best when comes to hospitality. He himself will guide you well if you are...

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

One of my best experiences in Kerala was in thekkady . And this home stay is just a perfect place to chill out ,clean rooms incredible location and best price ,very friendly staff. Felt like we were at home!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Panthalams residency is a large and welcoming family home, situated 100m from the Periyar Tiger Reserve and 800m from Kumily Bus Station. You will enjoy the tranquility of silence and the sounds of nature, away from the bustle of downtown Kumily. The rooms are clean and large, with big windows and a modern attached bathroom and a terrace. There are hanging chairs on each terrace. On request we serve delicious breakfast and dinner, with the traditional taste of Kerala. Room rates are from INR1000 to INR2500 for deluxe rooms, the price includes breakfast, free car parking, free wifi, laundry service, free tour information, and free traditional cooking courses. For further information, please send an email or call us. We will welcome you at any time of the day. See you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Panthalams Homestay

Address: Thekkinkadu | Thekkady P.O., Idukki Dt., Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: ₹ 1,027 - ₹ 2,633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Many rooms have verandshs with views over the forest . Ask for super deluxe corner suite”
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