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Ambady Estate
Ranked #2 of 180 Speciality Lodging in Munnar
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 11 November 2013

nice & beautiful place having calm & peaceful atmosphere. cottages are beautifully made. There needs the concern of safety w.r.t to forest area behind.food quality very good but little costly. Manpower Nos needs increase.

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 21 October 2013

Just stayed here for 2 nights with two of my girl friends in Oct 2013. This is one of the beautiful places I've stayed at. We were welcomed by the General Manager and were served delicious spiced tea (made with their own receipe and seasoned with spices and ginger grown on their farm). The cottages are very well built and decorated with quality building materials and the whole property including the cottages and the grounds are well maintained and very clean - very high ceiling, huge size, very comfortable with a big bed and nice sitting area for hanging out. The 360 degrees view at the lookout view point during the sunrise was breathtaking. Very peaceful, comfortable, and extremely refreshing place to stay along with nature. You can sit and listen to the birds while the sun comes up and walk around the ground to see monkeys and beautiful plants and flowers. You can also visit their spice and vegetable gardens in the back part of the property. Miles and miles of the view of rolling hills and tea gardens in the cloud makes you really feel like you are in God's own country indeed! During the evening, the clouds and fog tends to roll in but if you are lucky, you get a clear view during dusk and a clear night sky to see the moon. All the staff is very well trained, very polite, responsive and helpful. The food was DELICIOUS! The breakfast was really good and plentyful. We had dinner for 2 nights and they were our best meals in Kerela - all the ingredients were fresh from their farm including fresh vegetables, spices, and ginger. Very tasty and great service. The General Manager is very kind and even offer us a tour of the main farm house to see where they kept and dried their freshly grown cardamom on the 2nd and 3rd floor of the main farm house - the big storage room was heated by firewoods and it's fun to see how the traditional drying process is like. This place is definitely worth it and I would highly recommend everyone to experience this amazing place!! One of the best places I have stayed at in the world and I've been to many resorts and B&B stay around the world. Refreshing stay for your body, mind, spirit, and soul. 5+ stars!

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 4 October 2013

though I like the location, i feel its little costly and food is too expensive and we don't have any other option expect to order the food from their restaurant. service is average. I really like the food which is tasty(but expensive) and location.

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Satish K
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Reviewed 11 September 2013

we, me n my mother went here in last Deevali Vacation... it's so beautiful n peaceful.. cottages were so big a full of all amenities.. we spend 2 days n 3 nights at this place.. staff was really sincere n polite n always try to make us comfortable as we have been out for holidays first time.. food quality was simply amazing.. we enjoyed the walk on the hill.. casual rain was also making our stay more enjoyable... will definitely visit here again for our next Kerala tour...

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  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled with family
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1  Thank SANJAY2909
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Reviewed 22 August 2013

We stayed here in Aug 2013 and booked this property because we wanted to stay away from the city. The three days spent here were amazing. The staff is very well trained, polite and super efficient. The cottages are very beautiful and have all the facilities.
We loved the food here, it was fresh, delicious and home cooked. The cardamom plantation visit was the best part of the stay. The plantation is spread over the hill side and it was great fun wondering around the thickly planted estate. The manager Mr. Shyam was very helpful and made sure our stay was most comfortable. I recommended this property to a friend who visited one week after us and had the same experience. I would strongly recommend this place for a lovely holiday.

Room Tip: Try and get the D or C row rooms, they have better view.
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  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 July 2013

A charming place, right in nature, where you will feel away from the world. Dr Rajesh, the owner and his family, Mr Shyam, the manager and the staff, everybody is there to make your stay enjoyable. The cottages are spacious and quiet... You will have a wonderful sleep after walking in the hills..Food is excellent and the choice of wines surprising in this place! Perfect for rest and stay with family to discover the full aera!

Room Tip: You can choose any cottage... They are all same, and view mostly same from all...
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  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled with friends
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3  Thank Indira78
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Reviewed 4 June 2013

Ambady is a very well maintained property. There are only 8 cottages, so very calm and quiet place. The view from the cottage is towards mountains.
We stayed in Ambady as part of our honeymoon. We had opted for honeymoon package, flower arrangement, fruit basket, cake, etc. welcomed us. The cottage interior is in two levels with high ceiling which is simply amazing. Friendly staff, amazing food, privacy all made our stay a memorable one.


Pros:
* Very clean, well maintained
* Cottages are extremly spacious
* Friendly Staff
* Delicious food

Cons:
* A bit away from Munnar town.(Its in Pallivasal, which is 10KM before Munnar town when coming from Kochi)
* There is no tea estate view from cottages.

If you are looking for a well maintained calm place and is fine if there is no tea valley around, then this is a place for you. I would definitely recommend.

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Address: 3rd Mile, Pallivasal P O, Chithirapuram | Pallivasal, Munnar 685565, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Munnar
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #2 of 180 Speciality Lodging in Munnar
Price Range: £80 - £198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ambady Estate 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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