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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights and it was clean and comfortable. 10 mins to shops and Periyar National Park. No hot water, though, so I'd advise staying here only in the warmer months! The verandah overlooks pretty gardens and has a fun swinging chair you can read and relax in.

Thank Sarah M
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

In comparison to all our other accommodation in Kerala I would say this was below average. Smallish room, dirty bathroom and all-in-all wouldn't recommend. I'm sure there are other nicer places to stay in kumily.

Thank MattH73
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I booked this home stay through clear trip. Owner of the home stay is very rude person. He cheats tourists. When I reached there he told us that there is no booking in this home stay. When I saw him clear trip booking voucher and argued he shifted us other hotel. He told us that hotel is also his property....

Thank Patel A
Thane, India
Reviewed 18 November 2016

we did know about this hotel that it was actually a home stay. It was not told by the tour package vendor also!! Room was very very small. Hardly there was space to keep the luggage. No eminities or food arrangement inside!! breakfast or food arrangement was done 3 kms away from home stay. Not a good experience!!

Thank rakeshgiri
Holsbeek, Belgium
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Located in a street a little out of the town centre, this homestay is a good basis for visiting Peryar National Park. Rooms are big enough and have a balcony but bathroom and linnen were a little shabby. Wifi available on the balcony, not in the room. Mr. Babu is a very helpful host and we took a cooking class...

Thank Gerda P
Antibes, France
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself was in a good location and well presented. The rooms were clean, with comfortable beds - clean bedsheets, with towels, soap and toilet roll provided. Outside every room you had seats to enjoy the balcony - which were frequented by monkeys, so do not leave anything outside of you room unattended! And don't leave the doors open...

Thank RobynYSDobson
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on an intrepid tour. Lovely little hideaway near the centre of town. Close to many shops and restaurants. The hotel itself probably isn't best for breakfast and lunch. However there are plenty of options a stone's throw away. Many tourists will appreciate the popular cafe Grandma's across the road and the Dosa cafe not far (complimented by many...

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with a geckos your for two nights. Periyar itself is a bit boring. There's not a whole lot to do or see - given that Periyar Reserve is a bit of a cop out. Really small chance of seeing any wildlife. El Paradiso was fine. The room was clean. But the bathroom wasn't great. The light didn't work...

Thank CorkGirl_1982
Reviewed 23 July 2016

My friends and I stayed at El Paradiso for two nights in the first week of July 2016. The weather was amazing and El Paradiso is located at the perfect place to enjoy the surroundings. The homestay as such is very well maintained and the rooms are well organized, neat and spacious. The owner/proprietor of the homestay was very friendly...

Thank jeetmenon
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This is an homestay but you really feel like home.Rooms are neat and clean.Within budget it's the one of the best option if you're visiting thekkady.Place is very near to the bus stand.I would recommend this property without any concerns.

Thank Monojit G

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Welcome to El-Paradiso, a family run homestay situated at the heart of Periyar (Thekkady), the Wildlife Destination of Kerala. We are ideally located in a quiet and peaceful part of Periyar on the by-pass road, near Taj Gerden Retreat. Rooms at El-Paradiso are well appointed and tastefully decorated. Rooms are with their own private balcony and en-suite bathroom. Piping hot water is available 24 hours a day. Ground floor rooms overlook our pretty garden, whilst those on the upper floors have stunning, far-reaching forest and mountain views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El-Paradiso

Address: By Pass Road, Thekkady 685509, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: RM60 - RM159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“enquire before u go”
rakeshgiri, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“All the rooms seem nice. I think all have some outdoor seating.”
katelE7693SO, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at 2nd floor has good light and view compared to first floor.”
Murali_live, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms facing garden gives lots of freshness”
Indian-TRB, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
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