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A 350 year old heritage homestay

A scenic view of our homestay
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A scenic view of our homestay
The view on the onset of monsoon
Night view
An illuminated view of our first floor corridor.
corridor in the ground floor.
The only unique single bed room in our homestay
A polished teak wood roof with an aristocratic finish.
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6 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Palakkad, Palakkad District, Kerala
Srivilas, one of the reputed, ancient and Aristocratic Tharavads in Mangode desam, Puthunagaram Panchayat in Palakkad District, Kerala State is over 350 years old.
‘SRI VILAS BUNGALOW’ is over 130 years old, periodically restored andmaintained in the original style built by Veettil Gopala Menon whoserved as a subordinate judge during the British rule in India and honoured bythe British with the title of ‘ Rao Bahadur’ in 1893. Subsequent generations werealso honoured by the British in recognition of their contributions in theirrespective professions furthering Indo-British partnerships.The bungalow in front is over 150 years old and which wasa full fledged house inthe traditional style in the days of yore. Though not predominantly Kerala style,‘SRI VILAS’ has a Chettinad touch since the masons were...
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About the Owner
Chatwin R
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Had a visit , hospitality was so good, staff was so homely and food was so delicious n homely feel. People who loves Traditions will enjoy the ambiance very much.

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • Full Baths (6)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    6 Full baths
    5 Fulls
    1 Twin
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About the neighbourhood
PALAKKAD-Places To Visit

Palakkad Fort:The old granite fort situated in the very heart of Palakkad town is one of the best preserved in Kerala. It was built by Hyder Ali of Mysore in 1766. The fort was taken over and modified by the British in 1790. It is now preserved by the Archaeological Survey of India.

Malampuzha Garden (10 km from Palakkad)This famous picnic spot which comprises a dam and beautifully landscaped gardens, is situated on thelower hills of the Western Ghats. There are frequent buses to this place from Palakkad.

Thiruvalathoor (10 km from Palakkad)The ancient temple here has some fine wood work and stone sculptures.

Dhoni (15 km from Palakkad):It takes a three hour trek from the base of the Dhoni hills to reach this reserve forest area with its small, beau...
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