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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi travelers, Before I start writing about Vanya let me brief about the Tree house history. Tree house became a lifestyle in 19th century in England. Indonesians still continue to have tree house as their habitation due to the need of a structure than a choice of lifestyle. Now about Vanya, initially when we booked the tree house stay we...

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Mr: Manohar, Namaskaram from Vanya. We are truly humbled by your glowing review. The description of your experience at Vanya will definitely give a more than helpful insight into the wonderful world of Vanya and its treasures. It is our sincere belief that we have been able to show you these treasures at Vanya and your review does go...

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We were truly amazed by the experience. Vanya treehouse was a unique and memorable place. We enjoyed walking in the forest during the day and night, and we definitely enjoyed the great service provided. Vanya treehouse is a go to place. Thank you for the breathtaking moments.

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Mr: Abdullahalqattan, Namaskaram !!! Thank you for your valuable time spend for writing your experience at Vanya Tree house in Trip Advisor. Its indeed pleasure to read your review and find that your experience at our Vanya Tree house was a memorable one. We look forward to welcome you again at Vanya. Regards, Team Vanya

Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I had been to Vanya on Jan 26th and 27th with my wife . Vanya is part of Greenwoods resort .We reached early around 6 am as we had bus from Chennai to kumily by then only . Although our check-in is around 12, they were so courteous enough to lend a room for refreshment and didn't charge for it...

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Mr: Goutham, Namaskaram !!! We thank you for your kind words of appreciation. At Vanya we believe in helping our guests experience nature at her purest, It is only then that one can truly see the immense and abundance of nature's wealth, The entire staff at Vanya truly believe in the principles that Vanya seeks to teach, We are...

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We love this place because of its uniqueness like beautiful nature and safe. We experience very different while staying and want to come back again. Once should try this in life. Thanks to vanya team, especially Mr.Robin.

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Mr: Sayed, Namaskaram !!! We are truly happy that you were able to appreciate nature at its finest with Vanya. It is with great pleasure we tell you that this is exactly the kind of response we were looking for. Thank you and do visit us again. Regards, Team Vanya

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

You may be reading this because you are considering staying in a treehouse in Kerala. You have a lot of choice. Having just spent 2 nights at Vanya, what makes this truly unique (and therefore unforgettable) is that it is not simply about staying in a treehouse, but it is also about travelling back in time and experiencing a more...

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskaram from Vanya and thank you Mr:Calum for such a vivid description of your experience at Vanya. We hope it was an experience that was a step outside the conventional. We at Vanya have tried our best to pass on our learning from nature and the forest to you. All this in the hope that you develop a...

Reviewed 30 December 2016

An amazing experience. We were provided with a personal chef and guide. Excellent service.The concept of the tree house is "back to nature". A lifetime experience. An adventurous place to stay. very nicely maintained, preserved. Room is built up around a single tree. we also got two small trekking and the view was very scenic especially the sunset. Room is...

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskaram !!! Thank you for your valuable feedback. We hope your stay was a truly wholesome experience. It was our aim to help you appreciate the finer aspects of nature by living in complete harmony with the earth. We sincerely hope to see you again at Vanya and while you are away we hope you pass on the...

Bahraich, India
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Tree house...a life experience.....a very nice place to stay......very nicely maintained, preserved. Room is built up on around a single tree.....we also got two small trekking it was a wonderful experience. Room is located away from the resort...in the dense forests.....u get traditional kerela food on the house......

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskaram !!! Appreciated the time taken to write the feedback about vanya.. We hope your stay was a truly wholesome experience. The Vanya is located exactly inside the forest and It was our aim to help you appreciate the finer aspects of nature by living in complete harmony with the earth. Hope that you have enjoyed the authentic...

Thane, India
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Hi all the wild crazy adventurers. Yes, the very first thing I want to write in our review is to mention that this place is for the adventure enthusiast. Coz this is one hell of a place that will excite you, enthrall you, scare you, love you, etc etc all at the same time. Be prepared for surprises right from...

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Mr:Sachin Lundwani Namaskaram from Vanya. Thank you for sharing the experience of your adventures at Vanya with us. It is our effort to ensure that you are taken on a different path from most run of the mill tree houses that you may find. We have tried to make Vanya as immersed as possible into the habitat of the...

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

An amazing experience.. Very happy with the time we had spent at Vanya and the resort.. Excellent service.. The concept of the tree hose is "back to nature". Anybody who wants to escape from the chaotic city life and get some relaxed time can opt to visit this place. You will get an opportunity to blend with nature. So, relax,...

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Ms:Ranjana, Namaskaram !!! On behalf of the staff of Vanya we would like to thank you for your kind words. We are glad that you found Vanya and Greenwoods to be a welcome break from the chaos of city life and an opportunity to get back in touch with nature. As always we would like to hear more from...

Reviewed 15 September 2016

I spent one night at Vanya Tree house on 2nd September 2016 during my 7 days Honeymoon trip to Kerala. Experience was exciting and the hospitality by Vanya staff was excellent. I have not stayed in tree house before so I cannot compare it with any other property but this location is surely a treat for the mind and soul....

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Dileep C, Manager at Vanya Treehouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskaram !!! We hope you had a one of a kind honeymoon experience atop the trees at Vanya. We are glad that you got an opportunity to view the Giant Malabar Squirrel. We hope you managed to a get a few good snaps too. We would like to point out that the 'sand' you referred to is actually...

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Vanya, means `Wild' and the name in itself portrays the location of our standalone Tree house. This is dedicated to those who are adventurous and would love to be up, close and personal with Mother Nature. It is located in a 10 acre hillside filled with organic plantation and gigantic trees ,adjacent to the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, in Thekkady, and is the best place from where you can get a glimpse of the variety of wild animals roaming in their natural habitat. Accessible only by an uphill trek for the last kilometer, guests are taken on a 4 X 4 vehicle till the base camp. From the base camp you need to trek uphill for a kilometer to reach the drawbridge which takes you to the Tree House base. Every evening this drawbridge is folded back and then you are safe there.There are places for rest and refreshments en route for those who find the Trek tiresome. Further uphill from the tree house, you arrive at the top of the hill, which provides you a panoramic view of forests, ridges and mountains which are part of the expansive 777 sq.km. Periyar Tiger Reserve.The Tree House has a bedroom, a wash and toilet and a sit out to look out for animals that pass by. A simple, back to basics experience but with a location that rests alongside the forest cover, in a terrain about 2000 feet height from sea level. Two house staff that stays at base camp, accessible by intercom, who make and deliver your food. Please do note food served is Kerala cuisine and in home cooked style.Bookings for Vanya need to be done in advance due to the high demand from niche travelers. ... more   less 

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Address: 66 MILE, Thekkady | Thekkady, 685509, India
Region: India > Kerala
Price Range: RM1,263 - RM1,343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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