Home stay at Nilgiris 3.5/5
There are two cottages.
Each has two double bed rooms and two toilets. There is a drawing–cum–dining room, kitchen and a service area.
The kitchen is provided with a gas stove, refrigerator and utensils , should you feel like cooking a meal yourself.
A Double bedroom is adjacent to the cottage. It has a sit out and an attached bathroom. This is a basic room and has no Television or cooking facilities.
Four new double rooms: The recently constructed cottage has four individual double rooms; each with a small kitchenette for making tea/coffee, TV, beautiful views of the surrounding area and sit outs.
A sumptuous complementary breakfast with a choice of Continental and South Indian food cooked at home by the hosts will be served.
A geyser for hot water, clean and safe drinking water, TV and parking space are provided.
There is a play ground in the front, swings and trees that children can climb.
SMOKING IS NOT ALLOWED inside the rooms.
HARD LIQUOR consumption is not allowed on the premises.
Rates are as follows:
A 12.5% service tax is applicable to the tariff. Breakfast is included.
Cottage: The cottage is rented out as a unit.(max 4 people). There are two double rooms, the rate for each room is Rs 1450 per night.
Rs. 400 per additional person (upto 2)
Spacious double rooms in new cottage (TV/ Hot water/ coffee/tea)- 4 Nos- Rs 1300 a night
Children under five stay free; all others are charged the same as adults.
Special discounts: Long term stay- one week or more, group booking( more than 16 people).
Prices are fixed and there will be no bargaining entertained.
Check in time is 12 Noon and the check-out time is 11 AM.
Enjoy delicious homemade food
Simple vegetarian lunch with Rice, Sambar or Dal, Two vegetables, Curd, Pappad and Pickle – Rs 150 per person
Homemade fresh vegetarian dinner with Rice and Chappathi, Dal or other lentils, vegetables, fruit or sweet, Raita or Curd and Pickle- Rs 150 per head.
Pick up from Mysore/ Calicut for a party of four (Car)- Rs 2700 Non AC, Rs 2900 AC for Indica size car. This is likely to vary with diesel prices. Please check actual prices with us before travel if you so wish.
Rooms will be cleaned every day. Breakfast and any meals that are ordered will be served in the room. There is provision for making tea/coffee in the kitchenettes. Being a home-stay, we do not offer the typical “room service” as in hotels.
Please help us to conserve water and avoid doing laundry in the rooms. Laundry facilities are available and this can be made use of.
Vegetarian lunch and dinner can be served, provided at least one day’s notice is given; preferably at the time of booking. Menu is given in the Tariff section.
We can arrange for pick up from the local restaurants for a small charge.
Pickup from Mysore (110 km), Calicut (140 km) and Coimbatore (140 km) can be arranged; taxis can be hired for local travel/ sightseeing.
We can organise day trips to interesting places in and around Gudalur.
Possible organised day trips are :
Post breakfast, walk to the edge of the frog hill view point for spectacular views of the valley, visit our Tea Plantation on the foot of Kokkal mountain. After a picnic lunch, go on a safari to the Mudumalai Sanctuary and end the day watching the elephants being fed at the elephant camp.
Boating in Pykara lake; located 25 Kms from here, visit to a tea factory to see tea making.
A visit to Edakkal caves to see the ancient caves with carvings of stoneage man followed by a picnic at The Kuruva islands on Kavery River in Wayanad
Visit to Ooty – boating in the lake, botanical garden, rose garden, bee museum … there are quite a few nice places to see in Ooty
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