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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We felt very welcomed and comfortable, and the owners were very informative about local activities, besides being very friendly and helpful. The room/bathroom were spacious and clean. Surrounded by trees and bird calls. Highly recommended.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 March 2017

well maintained and clean rooms. Top less jeep rides to forest for three hours is awesome. Energetic and nice experience team with good hospitality. Dont miss this if your visiting thekkad for site seeing.

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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This cottage little bit far from the main city so no traffic, no noise which we liked. Room was very spacious and clean. Even owner was very polite and friendly. They have own safari car so you can ask them rates before you arrive, May you will get some discounts. Major problem was wi-fi. Not worked properly and if you...

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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

If you want homestay type, not too far from city but in serene place, this is the place at affordable prices and Very nice people to talk to. They also arranged early morning rickshaw for us for our departure. Enjoyed stay here. Value for money homestay.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

I spent 2 nights here, nestled in the jungle a short distance from Kumilly/Thekaddy, Dean Dale Cottages is a quiet relaxing way to start and End your day...... The rooms are a good size, modern and very clean. Cheryl, your host, is warm welcoming and friendly. She also has any information regarding tours and sightseeing in the area. Nothing is...

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

the stay was planned for a group of 20 people not enough parking space untimely hot water in bathrooms. rooms were not given as agreed. i was given an extra bed which was unclean and smelly i do not feel like to say anything good about them. may be they were polite to disagree to what we agreed. i dont...

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DEAN DALE C, Manager at Dean Dale Cottages, responded to this review

Dear sir sorry for the inconvience caused from our side,,we have certaain timings for the hot water when group comes cause they even wash clothes only in hot water.im preaty sure that the extra beds was unclean and smelly,if you had a problem like that you should have informed us and we would sorted that issue. the good reviews which...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I traveled with my extended family of around 20 people and stayed at Dean Dale in last week of 2016. The booking was done 2 months in advance via Booking.com as it was peak season and just a day before - they gives me a call and says that there is double booking by another family via some travel agency...

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DEAN DALE C, Manager at Dean Dale Cottages, responded to this review

hello sir there are lots of other guest that we dont get any amount for extra guest.as you mentioned yes we had a booking for 7 rooms from another travel agency with same name ;ike yours,so we thought it was the same person done double booking cause booking.com allow you to book rooms and pay at hotel,so you guys dont...

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The owners are a very kind family who welcomes you warmly and helps you with anything you need. Slightly outside town, in a very quite and green location surrounded by coffee plants, they have different types of rooms (and different rates!), from very basic to more high comfort. We had a great time there.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Greetings to everyone for 2017!! Here goes my experience, we had planned a road trip from bangalore through vailankanni and then proceeding towards munnar. I still remember driving through the quaint narrow roads on 23rd dec past midnight frantically calling hotels to give us accommodation albeit unsuccessfully. Apparently we wanted to experience the unplanned. This was a rude shock but...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed with my office boys in three room for two days. We stayed in Fern dale run by sister of Dean dale. Owner is very hospitable and offered free tea (though food is not available) and also very helpful in everything. Their traditional upper private lobby given to us was very much useful and very soothing and very well...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the last year, we have had the pleasure of serving over hundreds of guests at some of our best holiday accommodations in Thekkady. Each of our accommodations has doubled up as a holiday location, offering you the choice of participating in a wide array of local activities that help you relax, rejuvenate and recharge. By being sensitive and selective, we have ensured each of our holiday accommodations offer you more privacy, connects your mind with the soul, is reasonably priced and overall, gives you an experience which is qualitative and purposeful.While we continue working with property owners to build a unlimited number of quality holiday locations and importantly provide enhanced levels of guest services, we welcome you to choose from some of the beautiful holiday locations, handpicked for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dean Dale Cottages

Address: Thekkady 685509, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: RM44 - RM70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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