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Reviewed 22 February 2017

We stayed for 5 long nights, two of which rained and had us awake all night from the loud tin roof and the pine needles dropping from it on our faces. The cabins were filthy, the sheets torn and stained, blankets smelled, the beds were terribly uncomfortable, and worst of all was the attitude of the staff. They yelled at...

6Thank Alisa L
Chennai, India
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This place tucked away from city is indeed an ideal getaway. When the weather is clear, There is going to be so much stars at Karuna Farms that will leave you mesmerised. A sight for gods. I was probably lucky to capture few shooting stars.

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Karuna Farms for a week in October and it was nothing short of a much needed detox. With the intention of taking some time out from the urban madness, we decided to stay at Sashi small as advised by some friends. The week we stayed at Karuna, we spent time with Mother Nature, staring into the endless...

2Thank Anand C
aleeor, Public Relations Manager at Karuna Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. You have pretty much nailed it! I think you describe everything quite perfectly. My only comment is that there is that lunch and dinner are served every day for all Guests .. so you will always have food when you are there at 1pm or 7 pm. Glad you managed to enjoy Karuna Farm for...

Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

No,words cant describe the beautiful view and feel from Shashi Big! This place is about getting off grid from your comfort zone and enjoying the nature. The trek all the way up to the cliff thru the forest is breathtaking. The one star they lost is the lack of hospitality from the woman running the place. But the beauty surely...

Thank Aanish M
aleeor, Public Relations Manager at Karuna Farm, responded to this review

THanks for your review. Im glad you had a nice time and appreciated Karuna for what it is. Also thanks for the tips to other guest. Hare Krishna Alex

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This place is just awesome. Do not take elders or kids along. Requires a lot of trecking to get around the place which requires a decent level of fitness. Shashi big has the best view, go for it if you're in a group of 5 or more. Carry necessary food (snacks, coffee or tea powder, milk) since goin to the...

1Thank precious892
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The breathtaking view of the valley, cooking amongst the sound of nature, having a candle light dinner under the brilliance of the moonlight, watching the beautiful sunrise and sunset, taking bath in your own little waterfall, sleeping inside a small cozy dome, and spending all day doing nothing. All of this with your significant other. I could say without a...

1Thank Rajeshwer S
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The only things that kept me from giving Karuna Farm a 5 star rating are the unfriendly staff and the poor upkeep of the rooms. This is one of the most beautiful locations to stay at - you are surrounded on every side by nature, breathtaking views, beautiful untouched hills (be prepared to walk up and down hill, sometimes in...

3Thank LoneStar1710
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Me and wife stayed in Karuna farms for our anniversary for 3 days in June 2016. We stayed in "the dome" which has got one of the best views of the valley. This place is for nature lovers who love to be with nature and love to walk a lot. The place is not accessible by cars. You have to...

1Thank Sathish S
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Karuna farm is like highlight of kodaikanal. Nice place. Awesome people. Connected to nature. Rock view is like heaven. 1. Pre book before going there 2. Shashi is the awesome cottage they have. 3. Awesome place for mind peace. 4. Very economic Must visit.

1Thank prince k
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We, a family of 4 stayed at Karuna for 3 days. This is a place where nature and the views take the center stage. Go here only if you would like to shut yourself off from so called "civilization" - you have no TV, no internet and no phone coverage too. The cottages are basic - we stayed in "Ganga"...

1Thank Prasanth P

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Address: Prakasapuram Village, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: ₹ 300 - ₹ 800 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for the dome. It is a little bit remote but has an amazing view.”
, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Gomukh has the best view, being the topmost cottage. I heard Shashi (Big) is one of the best cottages if you are in group.”
LoneStar1710, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The dome, Sashi big and saraswathi big”
663sathishs, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Book Sashi house - supposed to be the best among cottages.”
chennai-indian, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“You must book Shashi”
ShivaRaver, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
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