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The Flying Elephant

Kalapathar Beach, Havelock Island, India
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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190 reviews
#10 of 12 hotels in Havelock Island
 
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609 reviews
#8 of 12 hotels in Havelock Island
 
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370 reviews
#5 of 12 hotels in Havelock Island
 
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463 reviews
#1 of 17 B&Bs / Inns in Havelock Island
 
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1 - 5 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This is situated on the Kalapathar Nature Reserve and is a beaut area! Cabins are basic but beauiful. Even when we got smoked out by the hot water fire we asked to move and were willingly accommodated. The staff were lovely, helpful and good fun....More

Thank MsBe H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We loved staying at the Flying Elephant in Havelock. However, it's not for everyone... The Huts: simple huts with all amenities you need, in between trees, paddy, bushes. The bed was comfortable, there was a small sofa, and a private deck with chairs to sit...More

Thank z0mbie
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Manu and the kind, laid-back staff make an immediate impression. And quite a good one at that. They certainly aim to please, whether regarding the rooms, the food, a jungle trek, yoga lessons, or really any other item or activity about which you might have...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I stayed here for about three nights. Lovely property. The bed was a bit small but manageable if you sleep diagonally. Since it is in sort of a jungle, expect bugs to visit your room at night. They have a mosquito net that can be...More

1  Thank AzharAafreen
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I stayed at this resort with my partner after staying at the Emerald Gecko because the Emerald Gecko was booked out and the owner owns both resorts so we were told to book here for the last 2 nights from 25.03.16 - 27.03.16. Positives -...More

3  Thank Ayam14
Response from Fehavelock, Owner at The Flying ElephantResponded 27 June 2016

Dear Maya, Of course I am sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us or Emerald Gecko and we have taken the time to read your review and discuss the things you have mentioned. We are quite excited about the upcoming season...More

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463 reviews
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"The paddy cottages are farther from the road and, therefore, a bit more quiet. But this is a quiet place..."
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"Ask for the last room near the field."
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"All huts are ok. Just to be difficult, I would seek the ones near the marsh."
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"Go for the duplex Plantation cottages - more spacious and the open shower is fantastic with a breath taking..."
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