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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hospitality. ..excellent food.. good proximity to nice places. Amidst nature . Plantations around are great for a morning walk and birdwatching. Roads for approach are good. Cottages are good.. the bathrooms are clean and tidy.

Thank rahul s
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Unbelievably good food, superb location, good hosts, neat cottages. Proximity to nearby places like kuppali (kavishyla is a must visit), chibbalgudde, Bheemana katte, Mahishi, Agumbe, Kundadri (sunset views) is a big plus point.

Thank Sripurna M
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 20 October 2016

we stayed at this place 11/Oct/2016. We got this place allocated as a replacement to an already booked some other properly due to some unexpected reason. As we say what ever happens for good..this was the best thing to happen in our trip. An awesome place to stay beside the main road and can be located easily. they have arrangements...

Thank sheebamanoj
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The host took care to serve a variety of homely malnad cuisine. Outdoor activities are good to keep the visitors engaged. There is a space for cycling, cricket, basketball, badminton, etc. Roads to all surrounding tourist spots are good (Kevempu, Ganesha temple, Agumbe, River Bank, etc.). We travelled from Bangalore via Neelamangala-Channarayanapatna-Arsikere-Shimoga-Thirthahalli route. The road condition was very good except...

Thank Sanjayh11BLR
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Its a cozy homestay more like a resort. Food is typical malnad style. Do not expect north Indian food to be served here. We enjoyed activities such as cycling, badminton , cricket and trekking.Rooms are a little small but overall it was good experience.

Thank Kavita_korke
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stay was also very Nice & Well maintained property. Food was excellent with authentic Malnad Food. The property is located on the Thirthalli- Koppa Road. Service also good. They arranged for Camp fire..Overall good stay..

Thank perchkoli
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 21 September 2016

BANANKI !!! All they care about is how to make your experience "THE BEST". Never throughout the stay had we felt like being at an unknown place, all it felt like was visiting our relatives, they do keep you like family members. Food is beyond description, you get what you ask for and more and the taste is just like...

Thank Simmie05
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Resort is placed in dense forest and rooms are placed in unique way just within perimeter of resort. Hotel staff and location is good but cleanliness can be improved. Food quality is good enough and provides warm experience to stay with friends and family.

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 13 September 2016

BHS is a nice little home stay in Tirthalli. The property has a homely feel to it and the hosts are warm and helpful. The rooms are clean and well kept.What impresses you here the most is the food! All the dishes are to die for and carry that extra personal touch that one misses when away from home. Arpita...

Thank BShilpa
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Banaki is like our second home. Children look forward to visiting this homestay year after year It starts with the homely treatment of the hosts which is always full of hospitality. They treat us like part of their family. The place suits children and adults alike with what works for all age groups. They have provided indoor/outdoor playing facilities for...

Thank Vani_Heb

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Additional Information about Bananki Homestay

Address: Devangi Post, Shimoga, India
Region: India > Karnataka > Shimoga
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Price Range: £50 - £3,518 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Room in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles BShilpa, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Select Room on ground floor in the main house .”
 of 5 bubbles sumils2014, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All facilities and locations are equally good and nice”
 of 5 bubbles captshastry, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Books room within the home”
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“rooms in the main buliding were really comfy”
 of 5 bubbles nehaanil, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
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