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munnar - the ideal summer getaway
5 Feb 2013
 Stay at a cozy sunlit home in the midst of plantations that extend as far as your eyes can see!
Munnar is the ideal getaway for your Summer break!
Acc no. 54770 :: A Plantation Resort tucked away among the verdant valleys with a great view of the setting sun in Munnar, Kerala
Amongst tall trees lies a haven safely nestled where you can experience luxury without foregoing the beauty of nature. 
The Rooms 
This Resort is designed around a natural forest without disturbing the pathway of trees. There are 3 types of guest rooms, namely The Luxury Cottage, The Deluxe Cottage and The Standard Cottage. All rooms have attached bathrooms and balconies. The rooms are spacious and plush. The cottages are each independent and built on stilts without disturbing the ecosystem and avoiding the felling of trees in the process. The interiors and furnishing of the rooms have local Kerala flavour. There is also a restaurant located right on the top of the building with a glass roof to maintain the experience of merging with Nature.
Other than a conference room and a recreation center there is also a Ayurveda Spa and Nature shop where you can buy local handicrafts. There is no television in the rooms ensuring that you can spend quality time with your friends and family. 
The multi cuisine restaurant serves Continental, Indian and traditional Kerala delicacies that will surely tickle your taste buds. 
The huge property is a mix of cardamom plantations and a variety of other trees. You can also spot wildlife like the flying squirrels and a variety of birds. There are around 600 trees overshadowing the Resort.The highly endemic species of birds, butterflies, moths, small and harmless wild animals and several varieties of wild flowers all cohabit and make this piece of nature a reflection of Paradise. 
Trekking short and long distances to scenic spots where you can spent hours enjoying the panorama all around, cycling at your leisure and pleasure, rock climbing and river crossing. Experienced guides and instructors will be there to help you. Aquatic activities will be arranged on request at the enchanting environments of the Mattupetty Lake, Kundala Dam and Old Munnar Lake premises. Rowing, boating, water skiing and other aquatic adventure activities can be enjoyed to your heart's content at affordable rates. You can also spend time in the Recreation Room watching TV or reading some magazines, books or playing indoor games like table tennis and carrom. 
The colourful sunset view and the homely hospitality will surely make you come back for more.
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