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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this home stay through clear trip. Owner of the home stay is very rude person. He cheats tourists. When I reached there he told us that there is no booking in this home stay. When I saw him clear trip booking voucher and argued he shifted us other hotel. He told us that hotel is also his property.... More 

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Thank Patel A
Thane, India
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we did know about this hotel that it was actually a home stay. It was not told by the tour package vendor also!! Room was very very small. Hardly there was space to keep the luggage. No eminities or food arrangement inside!! breakfast or food arrangement was done 3 kms away from home stay. Not a good experience!!

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Thank rakeshgiri
Holsbeek, Belgium
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Located in a street a little out of the town centre, this homestay is a good basis for visiting Peryar National Park. Rooms are big enough and have a balcony but bathroom and linnen were a little shabby. Wifi available on the balcony, not in the room. Mr. Babu is a very helpful host and we took a cooking class... More 

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Thank Gerda P
Antibes, France
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47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself was in a good location and well presented. The rooms were clean, with comfortable beds - clean bedsheets, with towels, soap and toilet roll provided. Outside every room you had seats to enjoy the balcony - which were frequented by monkeys, so do not leave anything outside of you room unattended! And don't leave the doors open... More 

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Thank RobynYSDobson
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on an intrepid tour. Lovely little hideaway near the centre of town. Close to many shops and restaurants. The hotel itself probably isn't best for breakfast and lunch. However there are plenty of options a stone's throw away. Many tourists will appreciate the popular cafe Grandma's across the road and the Dosa cafe not far (complimented by many... More 

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Thank KESSIE K
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38 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with a geckos your for two nights. Periyar itself is a bit boring. There's not a whole lot to do or see - given that Periyar Reserve is a bit of a cop out. Really small chance of seeing any wildlife. El Paradiso was fine. The room was clean. But the bathroom wasn't great. The light didn't work... More 

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Thank CorkGirl_1982
India
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

My friends and I stayed at El Paradiso for two nights in the first week of July 2016. The weather was amazing and El Paradiso is located at the perfect place to enjoy the surroundings. The homestay as such is very well maintained and the rooms are well organized, neat and spacious. The owner/proprietor of the homestay was very friendly... More 

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Thank jeetmenon
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60 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This is an homestay but you really feel like home.Rooms are neat and clean.Within budget it's the one of the best option if you're visiting thekkady.Place is very near to the bus stand.I would recommend this property without any concerns.

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Thank Monojit G
London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We stayed 2 nights at El Paradiso. The room was comfortable with a reasonable bathroom. What was really nice was the balcony outside the room. It's close to everything in Thekkady and also to Periyar National Park which is why we were there. We didn't eat breakfast there although it is available as some really nice cafes close by.

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Thank Chiora
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

I visited this hotel during Thekkady tour with my friends.We booked 2 rooms for 7 people. Rooms were spacious, nice , tidy and comfortable enough. Breakfast was good toast, butter , jam , coffee/tea.Bathrooms were clean, with facility of hot and cold water for bathing. They also provide free wifi facilty, all these thing at very cheap rate. This hotel... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to El-Paradiso, a family run homestay situated at the heart of Periyar (Thekkady), the Wildlife Destination of Kerala. We are ideally located in a quiet and peaceful part of Periyar on the by-pass road, near Taj Gerden Retreat. Rooms at El-Paradiso are well appointed and tastefully decorated. Rooms are with their own private balcony and en-suite bathroom. Piping hot water is available 24 hours a day. Ground floor rooms overlook our pretty garden, whilst those on the upper floors have stunning, far-reaching forest and mountain views. ... more   less 

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Address: By Pass Road, Thekkady 685509, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
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Price Range: £20 - £32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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