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Mistletoe Munnar

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Mistletoe Munnar is a boutique, premium home stay having five well furnished rooms with private balcony; overlooking the magnificent Chokkanmudi peaks, Lakchmi hills and Kanan Devan plantations of Munnar. This home stay features a traditional clay oven bakery, a cute cafe, small library and plenty of warmth and care from a typical Kerala Syrian Christian family. Mistletoe Munnar is situated at Iruttukanam, on Kochi – Dhanushkodi, NH 49. The driving distance to Munnar via NH is only 16 kms and via Anachal By pass is 14 kms only. It is located between Munnar and Adimaly, ideally at the gateway junction to the Kanan Devan hills of Munnar. Cochin International Airport is only 95 kms away from Mistletoe at a driving duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes. The nearest town is Adimaly, the famous hub for spice trading in Idukki district, and it offers all health care and emergency services. The concept of Mistletoe Munnar has been germinated through several years of passionate desire to offer a value for money real hospitality experience to discerning travelers both international and domestic. The name Mistletoe Munnar has a lot of significance. Mistletoe as a herb, flower has epical attributes in Greek and European mythology and culture. Mistletoe has been attributed as good omen for love, romance, warm family life and relationships, prosperity from time immemorial especially in the medieval European era. Here in our context, every room in the house has a spacious balcony that faces the Lakchmi and Chokkanmudi peaks of the Kanan Devan Hills. One can visualize and be part of the unending romance between the ever relaxing Lakchmi on semi laying position on the north and the Chokkan Mudi peaks with all his magnificence at her footsteps on east, appreciating her natural curves and lush greenery, silvery streaks of water falls on her large bosom. The traditional bake oven & cafe is also the main and characteristic place in the home stay, where baking has been a family business for years. Here one could taste freshly made breads, cakes, cookies and experience baking by learning the basic steps of traditional baking – where the fuel has been always firewood or similar natural fuels like coconut shell, etc. The guests would have a privileged feeling of staying with a baker’s family and enjoying their simplicity of life and hospitality. Local attractions and in-house activities: Apart from the popular hot spots and landscapes of Munnar such as Mattupetty, Iravikulam, Tea Museum, etc the following are some of the local attractions close to Mistletoe Munnar: Elephant Camp , having more than a 6 to 8 elephants is only 250 meters from this home stay Spice and Kerala handicraft shop for shopping Chengulam Lake is only 5 kms from where you can experience speed boat, pedal boat riding experience as well as fishing, and it is popular picnic spot for families and couples to spend some quality time. This is also an ideal track for biking Punarjani Kathakali and Martial art centre 2nd mile only 20 minutes driving distance from Mistletoe. This is hot spot for evening entertainment in Munnar The Kallar river that originates from the Lakchmi hills of Munnar and makes its eventful journey to reach the Periyar river, is very near at one kilometer from the Mistletoe. Mangulam the famous agricultural low lands which is also sure place for wild elephant spotting is 20 kms away from Mistletoe – 4 wheel drive jeeps and SUVs are recommended. The Thalamaly and Pettumudi tribal settlement region is also an excellent place to experience a jeep safari, bird watching and local ethnic community culture; this is only 5 kilometers from Mistletoe Munnar. One can also go for a walk in the less commercial Spice plantations owned local farmers nearby either in the morning or evening. Early morning is ideal as there is less traffic on the road. Baking and Cooking classes, tea tasting sessions can be availed in house. basic yoga sessions, Treks & Hikes and bird watching trails can be conducted
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This gorgeous homestay in the beautiful green hills of the western ghats and tea plantation region of Kerala, was absolute bliss after the humid journey from Kochi. The masala tea was the best we had in two weeks; that’s some feat. Our hosts are a...More

Thank EmB1000
Response from SisalHos, Owner at Mistletoe MunnarResponded 1 week ago

Dear Friend, Our entire team at Mistletoe Home is honored to have hosted you, and we are glad to read your glowing words of appreciation and pats, especially about your dining experience and the ambiance at Mistletoe Home! Your words are indeed very motivating to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had four days at the Mistletoe homestay in Munnar. Joe and his lovely family took care of us and we felt like home. A nice and clean room with a great view. We will miss the private balcony. It is a pluss that you...More

Thank Kristian Å
Response from MistletoeMNR, Owner at Mistletoe MunnarResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Helen and Kristian, Our entire family and team at Mistletoe Home is honored to read your glowing words of appreciation! Thank you for taking time to express your candid feedback and we are certain that you go back home with bag full great memories...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a present for a friend of mine, and it ended being a gift for myself too. I don’t have words to transmit all received hospitality, but if I need to choose some key points they would be: - joe adapts himself to you....More

Thank Amaia A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Mistletoe as a family of five and I must say that we made the right decision by choosing this place. It is away from the hustle and bustle of the Munnar Town and is quite peaceful with a breathtaking view from all...More

Thank Priyanka M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two nights with Joe and his lovely family. The Homestay is in a great location to explore the area around Munnar including tea plantations, the Letchmi Hills which offer great trekking and the Eravikulam National Park and despite the recents troubles all roads...More

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Response from SisalHos, Owner at Mistletoe MunnarResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Allan, Thank you very much for the kind words, pats and accolades! Our entire family and team is honored to hear that you had a fabulous time at Mistletoe Home! It was great to know that you enjoyed the treks and hikes we...More

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yupa2014
20 March 2018|
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Response from MistletoeMNR | Property representative |
Hi We do not have an inhouse spa facility however there are ayurveda spas available in and around.
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CSoumya
5 March 2018|
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Response from debcox | Reviewed this property |
Email your accommodation and they will make all the arrangements for a car to collect you.
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Maria J
6 August 2017|
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Response from SisalHos | Property representative |
Hi We have an a ala carte menu from where you could select options, roughly , if you are a non vegetarian with a meal, per person it would around Rs. 350 to 400.
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"Rooms with mountain views are the best"
160anthonys
3 Oct 2018
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"Best Views, In house activities and good family food"
BluejayHolidays
26 Jun 2018
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"All rooms are great!"
Rudraksha
10 May 2018
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"Every room is Mountain facing!"
SonaliJhaanz
21 Feb 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$59 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Mistletoe Homestay & Cafe
LOCATION
IndiaKeralaIdukki DistrictMunnar
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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