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Mummy Bamboo House

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Reviewed 26 December 2011

I stayed here for three nights and Rani was an excellent host. We stayed on the ground floor on the first night after which she recommended us to shift to the first floor as the "rooms are nice there" and it was indeed. We arrived...More

1  Thank santanurocks
Reviewed 19 December 2011

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Mummy Bamboo. Rani is a warm and welcoming host - perhaps the smiliest person I've ever met! The buildling is a little blockish and doesn't sit on the oceanfront, but I still love the atmosphere of the place; you...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2011

We just got back from Varkala and spent our first night staying on the Mummy Bamboo "strip" of hotels. We booked a room in advance but when we arrived were taken to another hotel 3 tightly packed hotels down the "alley" owned by her brother....More

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Reviewed 13 December 2011

We stayed at Mummy Bamboo House for 4 nights this December and can whole-heartedly recommend it. Rani gives a warm welcome to everyone and her cooking is amazing. I'm still thinking about those lovely breakfast banana pancakes and she does a great Thali too. The...More

1  Thank evamay78
Reviewed 16 November 2011

I stayed here in September 2011 just after the monsoon season ended. The prices were incredible! The rooms were basic but clean, with a shower (no hot water but the weather was so hot it didn't matter), beds with a mosquito net and fan. Rani...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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US$17 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$17 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Smoking rooms available
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ShivanibAjpai
15 January 2016|
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Response from Bridget077 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have only just seen your question. I don't know the answer but I think, according to their website, it would be 950 per night plus 12.5% tax. I think it might also depend on the age of the children. If you google... More
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Samcha501
24 December 2015|
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Response from Bridget077 | Reviewed this property |
I think Mummy Bamboo House might have a spare room on Boxing Day. You would have to go along and negotiate the price yourself. I do know that it is normally 1750 rupees plus tax at this time of the year but you might be... More
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amiteswar
22 October 2014|
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Response from 2rani | Property representative |
Dear Amiteswar. sorry for the late reply . Thank you for your enquiry . Minimum booking during the High Season (November, December, January & February) is 3 nights if however you have any further question please do not... More
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"Upstairs rooms are the best if you don't need AC!"
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"The rooms are split on two floors, if you are in a group ask for the rooms on a single floor if need be."
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"Go for a hammock and air conditioning. The air conditioning units are new and silent, and if it happens to be..."
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"Choose a room facing the front. Maybe a bit livelier there, but the ground floor rooms have seating space..."
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