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Serenita Homestay, A Slice of Heaven in Kodaikanal

Serenità....well into the night
52 reviews
Serenità....well into the night
On a brighter day...
Misty Meadows...Serenita is at the end of the winding road...
An aerial close up...guest accommodation to the lower left..
the main house; guest accommodation is at the lower level...
The accommodation with a covered patio and a private lawn with outdoor seating
inviting after dusk too...for them night birds...
it is as cozy as it looks!
your lounging corner...some food for thought too!!!
table for two and entry to the kitchentte and loo
Looking into the kitchentte...
equipped enough to rustle up and serve a quick meal
the loo...part 1
the loo...part 2
cloudplay as viewed from our balcony...at specific times of the year...
view of perumal peak from our balcony..sunrise!
view of the jewel box as seen from our balcony...palani plains on a clear night!
hills and hills and more hills...as seen from our balcony!
Perumal peak again....
may have these four legged friends for company...taken when grazing below our patch...
head above the clouds...
the morning view after a good night's rain...the distant hills!!!
the folds unfold...soon after the rain...looking into the palani plains from our balcony...
Serenità on the lower right with Perumal Peak in the Background.
sunrise on a partly cloudy morning...
the valley of clouds...
Perumal  peak soars above the cloud line..
Red Red Sky...
Blue Blue Sky...
Cloud Art...
a painted sky with a peek at the lit up Palani Plains..
The jewel box and the valley of clouds..
A peep at the jewel box through the clouds...
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Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Kodaikanal, Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu
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Listing #FKN3585816
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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Name tells it all.Serenita is all about serenity.Amidst the serene valley with early morning Sunshine, birds chirping all day, misty evenings, unique beautiful house, astonishing,awe-inspiring view,finger licking yummy food, Amazing and fun hosts.Couldnt ask for more.It's a must visit again place.Thank you Serenita.

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Thanks much for posting a review for us...really appreciated. Was a pleasure hosting you folks and hope to see you again soon! Cheers!!!


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Meera G
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Reviewed 23 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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We had an very comfortable and peaceful stay at Serenita. The quiet location and the pretty view were exactly what we were looking for in Kodi. Must mention that we especially enjoyed the superb food provided by our hosts. We will most certainly be going here very soon.

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Thanks folks for choosing to stay with us and for the review....look forward to your next visit


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Reviewed 6 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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- Outstanding property, excellently maintained, good facilities, great view, self contained & private. Great if you wish to spend the major part of your holiday lazing around (like we did). - Wonderful hosts, great to talk to, went out of their way to make us comfortable, great food. - A little far from town (should you wish to go there),...

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Thanks so much for posting your comments. Was a pleasure meeting you all and hope to see you again soon!


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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
1. Guests are advised to stay within the confines of the accommodation after dusk as the Indian Gaur (Bison) is a regular visitor in these areas 2. Guests are advised to not leave...
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
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Price per night is based on double occupancy and is inclusive of Breakfast. No additional charge for one child below age of 8. Only one additional adult. Nuclear family with 2 children would be allowed provided the space is acceptable to the guest. Bedding would be provided on the floor for the extra person if he/she cannot be accommodated on the bed. Additional guests charged at 13 USD per day
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About the neighbourhood
Serenità Homestay is perched on a secluded and serene hillside overlooking the Pethuparai valley and the distant Palani plains. Accessible by an asphalted road (not the best of roads!), one can come in by their own vehicle or a cab...for those really adventurous, one can trek too...be prewarned about the gradients though coming in is mostly downhill. Situated inside a gated property, the place is as safe as it can be, parking is no issue as this is not a thorougfare. The only neighbours we have are a few farmers way below (you may wish to give them a lift when they ask for it...) and a neighbouring house whose owners come in probably twice a year
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Madurai: 120.0 km
Railway: Kodaikanal Road: 90.0 km
Direct Bus service from Bangalore and Chennai; we would have to pick you up from town or a convenient point enroute. Closest train station is Kodaikanal Road Station; one has to hire a cab from there to our place. There are some local bus operators who have buses from the Station to town and Vice Versa in time for the trains to Chennai and Bangalore. Closest Airport is Madurai which is about 120kms from Kodaikanal. take a cab from there to Kodaikanal which is a 3 hour journey
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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