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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We just left after 2 beautiful nights here - we wished we had spent longer. We had a huge room with a beautiful bathroom and a lovely little wooden bridge that connected us to the main house. We are a couple in our 40s traveling with our 6 year old son and cannot speak highly enough of the service, ambience...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our two night stay during our tour of Kerala. We were ipgraded to a room with a private pool. Both breakfast and dinner were excellent. Spe ial mention to the delicious rice dishes.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Privacy is a question mark as it was noticed that, they had provided curtains which were actually translucent. Any person walking outside by the window, can easily see what is happening inside the room.

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Bangalore
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Had an absolutely wonderful time. Excellent service and hospitability. The rooms are maintained superbly and the food was great. The private pool in the pool villa was the cherry on the pudding. If you are looking to wind down in your own private world with your better half, I would say there's no better place than Anavilasam.

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Aanavilasam, Owner at Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review . Your review will get an idea about Anavilasam for new travellers and also we can improve more and add many things for the new experience. Thank you once again for your visit.

Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I regret not going to @Aanavilasam earlier. This was long pending, as we have been planning to visit this resort since forever. We were blown off by the ambiance, hospitality, location, cleanliness.. The whole experience was really a memorable one. Will definitely visit again..

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Aanavilasam, Owner at Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review . Your review will get an idea about Anavilasam for new travellers and also we can improve more and add many things for the new experience. Thank you once again for your visit.

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 31 October 2016

It was a very good experince in Aanavilasom. we enjoyed the hospitality and climate. Only problem we felt there is that there is no TV in Rooms. Food was very nice. All the staff especially manager Pirko treated as there special guest.

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Aanavilasam, Owner at Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to write your review. We are pleased to hear that you found our place peaceful, as do so many of our guests seeking an escape from the bustle of daily life.For those who need to watch TV, we have the facility in reception along with Wi-Fi connection....

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Clean and well maintained rooms and friendly people.Travelled with a 2 years old kid and the first time i was not worried about the food.That was awesome experience.enjoyed the private pool the only problem was water was too cold.

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Aanavilasam, Owner at Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review . Your review will get an idea about Anavilasam for new travellers and also we can improve more and add many things for the new experience. Thank you once again for your visit.

East Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

It's hard to rate this hotel as I have such mixed feelings. We were so spoilt in other luxury hotels and then we arrived here expecting the same, but it somehow wasnt up to scratch, especially for the price. It's tranquil and peaceful; very peaceful with no tv, radio or wi-if in your room. Dinner is served from 8pm so...

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Dear valued Guests, thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to write your review. We are pleased to hear that you found our place peaceful, as do so many of our guests seeking an escape from the bustle of daily life.For those who need to watch TV, we have the facility in reception along...

Noida, India
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful place ! Serene , in touch with nature , memorable . Ms. Pirkko is a wonderful host and the hospitality stays with you for long:-) . The rooms are stunning and one wakes up to the sound of birds every morning . The plantation tour organised by the staff is great and one gets to learn a...

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Aanavilasam, Owner at Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review . Your review will get an idea about Anavilasam for new travellers and also we can improve more and add many things for the new experience. Thank you once again for your visit.

Reviewed 23 October 2016

It was an excellent experience we had at Aanavilasam Plantation House. Rooms and ambiance were very good. Food was really tasty Its suitable for both families and couples who are looking for a peaceful time from the day to day hectic life.

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Thank you very much for your great review . Your review will get an idea about Anavilasam for new travellers and also we can improve more and add many things for the new experience. Thank you once again for your visit.

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House is a new (2009) plantation house on 7 acres of private estate. (Just 8 km from Thekkady (Periyar wildlife sanctuary) It is surrounded by a pristine Cardamom and Pepper plantation.Owned by Salim Pushpanath a photographer and publisher in Tourism.As a vacation retreat, this property gives the sensation of an exotic far away destination without the hassle of traffic. Luxuriously appointed yet casual and welcoming, this is a boutique accommodation suited for individuals, couples, or small families in search of a personalized country retreat.We offer a range of accommodation options to meet the needs of all our guests. Choose from Luxury suite rooms and Luxury Pool villas. The contemporary classic design includes Two suites and Two Pool Villas, both appointed with a luxurious bed and linens. Both suites are individually styled and have an elegant country-house feel where comfort is paramount. Natural fabrics, like Indian linens, cottons, wools and silks add to the feeling of understated luxury. A stylish fireplace and book shelves in the main living room and the dining area connect the two suites.The spacious suites offer 600 square feet of indoor space. French doors open onto an oversized private living room with views of the surrounding hillsides and cardamom plants. The suites feature a king sized bedroom and separate living room with a generous seating area, work desk, dining table, and pantry with refrigerator. Both suites feature a veranda and spacious bathrooms with separate showers, double vanities, large garden bath with romantic touches such as bath oils and candles.The room rate includes candlelit dinner and breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House

Address: Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House Thekkady, Thekkady 685535, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: $213 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aanavilasam Luxury Plantation House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Except for the privacy, i really feel, this is an excellent resort. ”
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