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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This homestay made of Munnar a memorable experience. Benoy, the manager of the homestay, was very nice and helpful. Every evening we were staying up talking to Benoy and asking questions about the culture and people and he was very happy to teach us everything. He is really passionate in what he does and in fact he was offering free... More 

Thank erika o
Christchurch, New Zealand
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40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

WE stayed here after our previous Homestay Mum arranged. We had the top balcony room. Good size with well fitted out bathroom. Had the usual array of redundant switches and we bought a jasmine garland because it smelled a bit funny but otherwise comfortable. Is good location for Munnar. Bring loo paper

Thank JenRosieNZ
Prague, Czech Republic
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14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

When we came, there was some odd old man, a bit drunk :) The rooms vere not good, it was rainy season and the rooms we saw vere mauldy and damp and there were some ants. It was very cold there and no hot water, no wifi. I do not recommend until they renovate it.

Thank Tomas V

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Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Lovely quiet, clean and chilled out simple place to stay. Great to stop by especially if budgeting! The host runs free yoga and meditation which is pretty amazing and full of warm vibes and friendly people.

Thank Polina S
Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Very quiet and peaceful place with only a few rooms in Munnar town. Very very kind staff. Every day yoga classes in the morning and meditation at afternoon for free. The rooms are well, with hot water. Breakfast not included but lots of tea available kindly by the manager during all the day. Possibility of booking a tour around the... More 

Thank Adds182
Gwalior, India
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87 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

I visited Munnar with my wife for three days, in order to experience the breathtaking beauty of the place. We were on a tight budget and were looking for a cheap lodging. I had talked to the owner of this place, Benoit on phone and had come to know that I will get a good room with balcony view in... More 

4 Thank PankajSaxena
Auroville, India
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60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Apart from the steep climbing to reach the place (remember to insist with your tempo driver to bring you up there, specially if you have luggage) and the rather "basic" type of accommodation, it is certainly one of the best balanced price/quality choice in Munnar. Close enough to the city center, but far enough from the noise. As most accommodations... More 

2 Thank bumshiva
Thessaloniki Region, Greece
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95 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Kaippalil Inn is situated on the hills of Old Munnar. We went to stay there for the first time 4 years ago. As happy customers of the place, we keep on visiting every year and stay up to 2 months, if not too cold and rainy. George Benoit, the manager, a yoga master, is an adorable and absolutely helpful personality,... More 

2 Thank Anastasia T
Banska Bystrica Region, Slovakia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We had an extended stay in this homestay during Christmas time in December 2014. As everything was fully booked and prices were higher than usual (we heard this), we were so happy and satisfied to come to Kaippallil. We got the cheapest and quite small room but sheets, hot water and simply everything was good. We didn´t join meditation sessions... More 

3 Thank wjerocka
Jakarta, Indonesia
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2015

I stayed 4 days in this hotel. Since it was off-season, the Manager, Benoy, gave me lovely room in the top floor with wonderful view in the morning for very reasonable price compare with another hostel around. The room was OK with TV and hot water. the staffs are very nice always greet you with their smile. There was also... More 

2 Thank zakiyah k

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Additional Information about Kaippallil Homestay

Address: Munnar P.O., Near Roman Catholic Church, Idukki Dist, Munnar 685612, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Munnar
Also Known As:
Kaippallil Homestay Munnar, Kerala
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a balcony room”
 of 5 bubbles PankajSaxena, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Top floor room if available, are the best !”
 of 5 bubbles bumshiva, 2 May 2015 | Read review
“Upper floor rooms have better view for higher price”
  • Pur small bus comfortable room
 of 5 bubbles wjerocka, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Avoid room 8, rooms on the middle floor are better as not as mouldy.”
 of 5 bubbles nounou0000, 23 May 2014 | Read review
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