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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We visited La Maison for lunch in a small group of friends. The food was decent with generous portions across all courses. The location is great with fowls, turkey and a couple of dogs roaming around. The dogs were friendly and were the highlight. Though they didn't seem too well taken care of which was upsetting. The daschund had an...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 25 July 2016

La Maison is beautifully located in the midst of various hills in Kotagiri. The location is picturesque from every angle. But the homestead fits perfectly in the beautiful view with this gorgeously decorated wood/concrete structure. The owner has really taken his time in giving La Maison a beautiful charm that makes this place beautiful both inside and out. The service...

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Wellington, India
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Heard of the place from many friends who were all ga-ga about the whole package. The place didn't disappoint one bit. Quiet little bungalow on a ridge with a small tea factory within walking distance. the food is either french or indian and the host Monsieur Benoit is your typical frenchman and a lovely host. the rooms are tastefully done...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Had heard a lot about the place from friends and was finally lucky to visit it over the long weekend. It is a nice heritage bungalow, maintained nicely by Mr. Benoit who is the proprietor. There's a homely touch, a wonderful place for the kids to enjoy amidst the fowls, pets and some domesticated animals. They have fixed continental menu...

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Winterthur
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We reached Kotagiri after a quite strenuous journey through the Nilgiris and were really surprised about the wonderful house, the friendly staff, especially Kanchana, the host and cook - while the owner was absent - the quiet and clean rooms, the bone fire and the delicious meals.

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Reviewed 21 November 2015

An excellent host, very friendly, went out of his way to meet our needs. Location a bit away from town, breathtaking views, We had a number of food restrictions, so limited scope for food variety. Every thing just perfect. The only thing was that we felt that the price was on the higher side with respect to the amenities provided....

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

It isn’t easy to find La Maison, especially as there are no signposts to guide you along the way and not all locals of that area are familiar with the place as well. After 1 or 2 misses and a wrong turn here and there along the way, we managed to reach our final destination. But, before that, you get...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 28 September 2015

La Maison is the perfect place for feeling at home, away from home. Perfect location, incredible host, nice people, divine food, long hikes, welcoming local people. Also a great place for self-reflection while connecting with nature. Judy van Zon

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 25 July 2015

its amazing place and it looks more like an art gallery than a Resort. Nicely located in a quiet place, each room is designed and decorated with different art pieces! Every piece of furniture,fittings, curtains and linens are carefully and tastefully choosen

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Vincentia, Australia
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Booked for Sunday lunch on a friend's recommend and weren't disappointed. La Maison is a little tricky to find but the views through the tea plantations are fabulous. No hotel signs seen but a map and a smart phone got us there. The house is perched on the hillside with commanding views over the valley and down to the plains....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Benoit welcomes you personally in his home, in his "Maison" surronded by tea estates. He takes care of each of his guests. He interacts with you in order to anticipate and fulfill your smallest desires. He has pleasure to share with the guests his meals, his activities, his club meetings, his purchases at the village market so as in the best fashion shops. He likes open and friendly discussions with his hosts and has no forbidden or taboo subjects. His long business experiences in industries and services may be of some interest for you. He suggests music, books, walks, visits... He takes full care of your kids and of your seniors, if you wish. During weekends and short holidays, he can become the "correspondents" parents of your children staying in the local boarder schools. He is also ready to organise parties for your families, friends and associates (up to 100 guests). Please visit "LA Maison" and enjoy the best climate in the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Maison

Address: Hadathorai Tea Estate | Nihung Post Office, Kotagiri 643217, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kotagiri
Price Range: $125 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Book in advance and prepare to eat.”
 of 5 bubbles tanujdamani, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms next to the balcony definitely have a better view”
 of 5 bubbles dhitishman, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had to ask several times to get the correct directions. At least one sign post from the main road would be more than helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles ChristianT747, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are on the ground floor, choose a room which ha a bath tub you can easily get into”
 of 5 bubbles Gulliver42, 20 Nov 2015 | Read review
“all rooms good”
 of 5 bubbles judyvanzon, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
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