What to know before you go :
— Super heritage stay, calm and quiet environment
— Elephant ride
— Internet access limited to the central living room
— Private dining table for wonderful breakfasts and delicious dinners
About the property:
A delightful old plantation bungalow, built in the 1920’s which has been beautifully converted and which retains the original woodwork, panelling and atmosphere. The rooms have a polished stone floor on the ground floor and coir wall to wall carpeting on wooden floor in the 1st floor and are decorated superbly with stunning colour schemes and antique &contemporary objects d’art which blend with the local environment. All rooms have hanging space, verandahs & terraces, direct dial telephones. Some bedrooms on the ground floor have easy access for wheelchairs. The property is also ideal for a group of friends to rent in its entirety.A trained chef, will prepare delicious meals, based on the recipes of The Malabar House cuisine with a strong focus on local flavours. Keralan and Mediterranean influenced cuisine is available. Meals are taken either on the privacy of your veranda – terrace, on the patio by the swimming pool deck or in the sitting/dining room. The a la carte menu offers plenty of choice.
The Deluxe Rooms each have an attached shower room and air conditioning. Those on the ground floor have polished stone floors and there is coir carpeting in the first-floor rooms. The house is replete with stunning artefacts and paintings that have been collected over the years by the owner. The linen and fabrics used throughout are fine, natural Indian cotton and canvas, adding a cool, crisp feel.
Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included
For all cancellations, the initial 20% deposit is non refundable. In addition, for any cancellation made:
From 1200 hours
Until 1200 hours
Situated on a small hilltop, surrounded by a rubber plantation, in a very peaceful, solitary location in the heart of the Plantation hills, mid-way between Cochin and Thekkady.
By air: Nedumbassery Cochin International airport, Daily flights from all Indian metros & Lakshadweep. International flights connecting from all major European metros via Bangalore, Madras, Mumbai, Delhi, Dubai, Kuwait, Doha, Muscat, Bahrain, Abu Dhabi, Colombo International flights connecting from Asia via Singapore & Malaysia, Followed by a 3 hours drive.
By Train: To Kottayam from Palghat, Cochin, Quilon, Trivandrum, Madras, followed by a 1 hour drive.
By Road: from Cochin, 25 km from Kottayam - Kumili road – KK road, 7 km before Ponkunam, turning point to Kanam at Government press Vachor. From Alleppy, Changanassery - Kumili road- KK road turning point to Kanam at 14th mile