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Dalethorpe Homestay

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Don't fall just by seeing photos/scenery. Its expensive place to stay. Its a kind of old English Bungalow which has plenty of spacious rooms. But its really badly maintained with unclean, smelly rooms/bedsheets etc. If you are even slightly allergic to dust/bad smell, the stay...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Last year visited kodaikanal with my friends. We are 5 members team and stayed in Dalethorpe cottage for 2 nights. Rooms were neat and well maintained. Kerala style food is very good and overall good experience.

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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights in the independent cottage. The stay was good and comfortable. However, the pricing was not reflecting the amenities. We had a cracked toilet and carpets which needed replacement. The most difficult part was the food. Breakfast was complementary and was...More

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Response from ShaheedKodai, Owner at Dalethorpe HomestayResponded 2 June 2017

Hello, Thanks for Staying with us! Will improve quality.

Reviewed 28 May 2017

The place is located within 1 km of Kodai lake. We stayed in an independent room with attached bathroom. Room was spacious and clean. The place has enough opena rea for children to play and you can enjoy nice outdoor sitting as well. Very good...More

2  Thank somnathDB
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stayed on 25th Dec 2016 - We went to Dalethrope Bungalow after reading all the glowing reviews on different Websites. As we were 4 adults and a child, we wanted two rooms. We were told that at present they have a suite room available in...More

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Price range
US$54 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette
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India > Tamil Nadu > Dindigul District > Kodaikanal
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Chandrashekar I
1 August 2016|
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Response from ShaheedKodai | Property representative |
Hello Chandrashekar, Sorry I missed your question!! Anyways thanks for the enquiry but rooms are not available on 14th. We will have rooms available on 15th and 16th. If interested, kindly call me on 9443322710. Best... More
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"Higher rooms are better"
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"good vibes only!"
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"Try to get the Deluxe or Standard room in the left hand side of the facility. Views are better from there."
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"Pick the rooms in the front part of the homestay."
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