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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We spent 3 days at hornbill in a large group with kids! It was a great experience. The location right on periyar river is fabulous. Tents are spacious and comfortable even with two small kids. Plenty to do for a little older kids 8+. The...More

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Response from MarketMyHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Hornbill CampResponded 12 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide a detailed feedback about your stay with us. We are delighted to receive your fantastic feedback on our location, tents and staff co operation. We are very happy to know that you had a great...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

We stayed at Hornbill Camp on a birding tour with Kalypso in 2013, and we were delighted to return this January so that other friends could experience it. The tents are not as quaint as they formerly were, when they were in a light coloured...More

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Response from MarketMyHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Hornbill CampResponded 26 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide such candid and detailed feedback of your stay with us. We are pleased that we met your expectations and that you were generally satisfied with your stay. Many thanks for appreciating our staff. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 days at the Hornbill camp whilst on a 19 day tour of Kerala and we had some unforgettable experiences here. The tent was comfortable and the views from the veranda over the river were stunning. Biking and kayaking is included in the...More

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Response from MarketMyHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Hornbill CampResponded 7 April 2018

Dear Guest, The entire team at Hornbill Camp would like to thank you for such pleasant feedback about your recent stay with us. We are greatly appreciate your kind words about our tents, views, atmosphere, activities and food. We are happy to know that we...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Stayed at the Hornbill 3 nights on our bird watching tour of Kerela arranged through Kalypso Adventures (Excellent company). It's camping but not as I know it, we are world travellers and used to roughing it, this is not roughing it. Bed could be softer...More

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Response from MarketMyHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Hornbill CampResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Nick, We sincerely appreciate you taking a moment to write about your stay with us. It is nice to read that you enjoyed bird watching and other activities. We are glad to know that you had a wonderful stay here. It was our pleasure...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

Right on the edge of the lake with fantastic views. Great variety of birds. Tents were in a lovely position, clean with attached ensuite, basic perfectly adequate. Bit noisy with neighbours who kept getting up in the night to unzip the front. Food was good....More

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Response from MarketMyHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Hornbill CampResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent experience with us. Your compliments for our views, tents, cleanliness, food and staff co operation have been accepted with genuine delight and gratitude by the team at the hotel. We...More

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Hornbill camp at Thattekkad near Kochi, is so located, to perfectly blend into the forest, so you can enjoy your own private jungle and the spectacular view of the river Periyar. Along its banks, birds flock in ...More their thousands and the cool ambience is the ultimate prize for the birder. Known as the Birder's Paradise, the camp and the adjoining Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, is home to over 270 species of birds, including all the endemics. Mottled Wood Owl Spot-bellied Eagle Owl Malayan Night Heron, Sri Lanka Frogmouth, Rusty-tailed Flycatcher, Grey-headed Bulbul, Nilgiri Wood Pigeon are some of the rarer species found here. Besides, the camp has a lot to offer those with a taste for adventure. The Periyar is ideal for river kayaking. Trekkers are rewarded with sightings of Elephants during their unique exposure to this lowland rain forest. Staying at the camp one can indulge in a biking adventure through the spice plantations, forest tracts and quaint villages around the camp. The Hornbill Camp is ideal for travelers in search of an adventure, who will relish the opportunity to get close to nature, and delight in the sounds of the forest. Less
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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Certificate of Excellence
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lckgj
18 November 2016|
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Dear Guest, You can hire a taxi from Fort Kochi. (if needed we can arrange) Other you can take local bus. The distance will be around 80 kilometers. You have to take a bus from Fort Kochi to Kaloor bus stand. From there... More
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KuduDevon
3 September 2015|
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Dear Sir, We have two type of rooms jungle view tents and river view tents, for more information you can drop mail mail@hornbillcamp.in , and also contact on this number, 78200-05696
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