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Koshys Homestay

Koshys Homestay

Kumily | Thekkady | Kerala

Koshys Homestay is categorised as Mid-Segment Hillside Homestay

(Nivalink Trip Dated - 21 April 2010)
View from Terrace (Nivalink Trip Dated - 21 April 2010)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 21 April 2010)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 21 April 2010)

Koshys Homestay is located less than a kilometre from Kumily town and borders the famed forest of Periyar Tiger Reserve at Kerala. Koshys is set against the backdrop of the mountains of Kurushumala, the lush meadows of Periyar and the calm village ambiance.

Reasons to Visit
  • Mid-segment hillside homestay located at Thekkady
  • Roof top sit out area offers views of the Periyar Hills at the backdrop and the meadows on the other side
  • Hill view room, Couple special room and a Kids bedroom equipped with twin beds, writing table, chairs, reading lamps, cupboard
  • Traditional Kerala dishes as well as Continental cuisines are served
  • Dinning Room and kitchen is equipped with coffee/tea maker, fridge and hot plate
  • Recreational facilities include reading room
  • Activities offered include Mannan Tribal Visit, Wildlife at Periyar, Spice Plantation Visit, Bamboo Rafting, Boating at the Periyar Lake, Visit the Vineyards, Forest Trekking, Cloud Walk and Jungle Safari at Periyar
  • Recommended for nature centric homestay experience
Know It
  • Located 1 km from Kumily, which is a base point for accessing Periyar wildlife sanctuary
Recommendations
  • Homestays in and around Thekkady
    "Homestay located less than a kilometre from Kumily town. Koshys is set against the backdrop of the mountains of Kurushumala, the lush meadows of Periyar and the calm village ambiance. Traditional Kerala dishes as well as Continental cuisines are served. Activities include plantation visit, safaris, walking, periyar visit etc. Recommended for Inbound travellers and family groups."
About Thekkady

Thekkady (2500 ft asl) is a stopover on the South India Itinerary on Madurai - Kottayam route known for nature centric experiences connected with Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.  more

Things to do in Thekkady
  • Places to Visit

    Popular Kadathanadan Kalari Centre, Periyar Boat Ride
    Special Interest Spice farm visit
  • Activity

    Elephant Junction (Elephant Experience), Bird Watching in Periyar (Bird Watching), Walking in Periyar (Walking), Bamboo Rafting in Periyar (Walking, Kayaking or Canoening or Bamboo Rafting), Gavi Ecotourism (Walking, Jeep Safaris, Kayaking or Canoening or Bamboo Rafting)
  • Excursion

    Idukki Dam (45 kms), Cheruthony Dam (47 kms), Calvary Mount (40 kms)
Access

Koshys Homestay

Kumily | Thekkady | Kerala
Rooms
RoomRooms per UnitNo. of UnitsNo. Rooms
133
Total Rooms3
Total Occupancy6

Facilities

General
  • Travel Desk
  • Doctor-on-call
  • Laundry
Food and Beverages
  • Indian Restaurant

Koshys Homestay

Kumily | Thekkady | Kerala

Getting There

Air :
Madurai (140 kms), Cochin (Ernakulam) (180 kms), Trivandrum (200 kms)
Rail :
Kottayam (107 kms), Kodai Road (123 kms), Alleppey (138 kms)

Koshys Homestay is located in Kumily

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For
Kumily Situated right on Kottayam - Madurai highway and 5 kms from Periyar lake, Kumily area is home to a wide range of hotels and homestays. Holiday/Getaway

Overall Ratings

4.5/5

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 43 reviews
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Superb accomodation
By DSteer on 13th Aug 2016
5/5

I stayed at Koshys on a school expedition. As a group leader it was excellent as all of the students were in their own self contained apartment whilst I stayed in the main family house. The...

Super friendly owners and great food!
By 101rob on 30th Jul 2016
5/5

I work for a travel company and on this occasion I was leading a trekking group in Sothern India. We spent four nights at Koshys Homestay and were so well looked after by the lovely owners that it...

Warm family feeling
By TimothySoh on 23th Jun 2016
4/5

Hosts were friendly and prepared a nice home cooked dinner and breakfast at a small charge. Room was comfortable. WiFi was available outside the room near the study table. A little away from town...

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Hotel

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  • Child From: 5
  • Child To: 12
  • Only Veg: False
  • Pet Friend: False
  • Resort: False
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Call 022-6150 6363 or email koshys@nivalink.co.infor the Reservations.

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