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Mumbai
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5 reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Location was excellent but weather was not so pleasant so overall my experience was not so good. Service was as per our expectation not that much impressive, I liked the room space and view outside room.

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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1 review
Reviewed 20 December 2015

The room was simple, pretty clean. Since it is just in front of the forest expect insects and night butterflies... The stuff was very friendly. A bit disappointed by Thekkady....not really a lot to do beside a ride with the elephants or an expensive "safari" in the forest (that we did not do)

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Thank Gabriele S
Chennai (Madras), India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2015

It was a pleasent surprise for me to visit to this hotel, wonderful place to live and enjoy with very cheap tarrif, i havnt booked such a room with a great surrounding for a cheap prize, i stayed only a day, but i coudlnt forget that place, wonderful place to check in. Its very near to Periyar Tiger Reserve.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2014

hello guys, we were a group of 7-8 college going (boys and girls) we stayed at the new building facing the periyar reserve, and trust me, the view was stunning! ABSOLUTEY STUNNING! is not the word. defainetly, when you stay at a place over facing a forest, you bound to have few insects. no complaints. still , they maintained it... More 

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chennai
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2013

We had a good experience in this place. The view was gud and we spotted Wild Boar and black tail monkey and many birds. It is slightly scary at night as the room beside was not occupied when we boarded the place.It is a heaven during daytime. There is no restaurant attached, so you need to cross the road to... More 

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Surrey
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Do not stay here - there are much better options for the money! The rooms were not very clean, the shower was broken, the fan was very noisey and looked like it was about to fall down. We asked for toilet roll and was told that we needed to provide our own. There was no protection against insects and we... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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36 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2013

This homestay is located in vicinity of Periyar Tiger Reserve entrance. We had a room in a newer part of the resort, on the 2nd floor with a balcony and hanging chairs overlooking the garden and tiger reserve. Older ones didn't look so nice as those facing the reserve. Room was clean, ok furnished and quite spacious, although it did... More 

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delhi
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2013

what is written by dear sambit is quite true! I had the same bad experiences.... Want to add one more that the drinking water provided was very smelly even i forgot to complaint about this to the owner lady. the only plus point is the limited 4 rooms with balcony view to the wide forest. poonam/delhi

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paikpara
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2012

Pro: The rooms were clean. Some rooms at the end has balcony and have good view. The location is walkable from periyar tiger reserve. Cons: Price is too high. The rooms lack many basic amunities for the price like tv, mosquito coils ,any sort of closet, all time hot water availability. The plug points in our room were not working.... More 

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whitehouseperiyar, Owner at White House, responded to this review

The review he had written is wrong...He told that the lights is not working but its wrong .......They took room after checking all things in the room........And regarding price,that is normal rate only..... More 

Banglore
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2012

Stay at white house was so wonderful.we enjoyed a lot….They having nice room which is very neat,clean and has a good view to the Sanctuary(Thekkady).While sitting in the balcony we feel so relaxed ,calm and quiet,peaceful location and we can see many types of birds and animals like Sam bore deer ,wild bore,mongoose ,black monkeys….Really we enjoyed the stay at... More 

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Address: Lake Road | Near Thekkady Entrance Gate, Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: £19 - £1,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
White House Thekkady, Kerala, India
Hotel Style:
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
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“Forest view, cheap tariff, Big room, etc...”
 of 5 bubbles Saravanan84, 6 May 2015 | Read review
“do try the new rooms facing the forest! and the first floor rooms, they are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles vasudaven, 30 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Take a room in a newer part of the resort, with a balcony and hanging chairs overlooking the garden and tiger reserve. Bring a mosquito mosquito nets or repellents as small air windows are unprotected. Ask if they have hot water in the room.”
 of 5 bubbles Haaz, 19 Jan 2013 | Read review
“choose sanctuary view room”
 of 5 bubbles AidaBanglore, 18 Nov 2012 | Read review
“check firstly White house homestay”
 of 5 bubbles unniErnakulam, 2 Jun 2012 | Read review
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