Mayapott Plantation Villa

Mayapott Plantation Villa

Kattapanna | Thekkady | Kerala

Mayapott Plantation Villa is categorised as Premium Plantation Bungalow (Rating)

Mayapott Plantation Villa is a heritage bungalow set in 100 acres of plantation at Kattapanna at 24 kms from Thekkady.

Reasons to Visit
  • Premium plantation bungalow located at Thekkady, surrounded by 100 acres of lush green cardamom plantation
  • Villa Suite and 3 Cardamom Studio for accommodation
  • Villa suite consists of a spacious master bedroom with attached bath, a living room (which can also be converted into a bedroom) with attached bath, multi functional suspended wooden loft and large windows overlooking the stream and the plantation
  • Cardamom Studios enjoys views of the stream and trees around. Baths are partially open to nature built with rocks, trees and river pebbles
  • In-room amenities include herbal and natural bathing products, hair dryer, tea/coffee maker, bed side reading lamp, ceiling fan, cable TV in the villa
  • F&B areas include dining area on a covered bridge serving traditional Kerala food along with select Indian and continental cuisine
  • Recreational facilities include a two bedded private spa, reading room and camp fire
  • Activities offered include plantation visit and cardamom processing (curing) experience, soft trekking through the private estate, guided hiking to the near-by hillock (3 hours), ethnic culinary classes with the chef and host, bird watching – in the estate, biking (in the estate road and less crowded public road), morning and evening walks in the plantation tracks, cardamom plucking along with estate staff, honey bee growing and honey collection experience
  • Other activities offered outside include fruit farm visit, local vegetable and spice market visit, interaction with spice planters and traders, bamboo river rafting, elephant ride, full day trekking, boat cruise in the Periyar Lake
  • Kovilmala tribal village visit and interaction with the king (on advance booking and availability of the tribal king)
  • Internet facility is available
  • Other facilities include doctor on call
  • Recommended for those looking for honeymooners and those looking for a premium and authentic plantation homestay experience
Know It
  • Room heater on request
  • Laundry for guests staying for two nights
  • Meals and lodging for driver is available
  • Bikes on hire for plantation trail rides
  • Barbeques and candle light dinner can be organised on request with tailor made menu
  • Located 15 kms from Kumily, which is a base point for accessing Periyar wildlife sanctuary
  • Plantation Retreats and Experiential Stays around Thekkady
    "A heritage bungalow set in 100 acres of plantation at Kattapanna at 24 kms from Thekkady with a stream flowing right within the plantation. Mayapott is where one arrives for a bit of exclusivity and character. Recommended for standalone getaways for guests looking for exclusive plantation retreat experience."
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)

Mayapott Plantation Villa

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


  • Travel Desk
  • Laundry
  • Room service 18 hours
Food and Beverages
  • Indian Restaurant
Health, Fitness, Beauty and Wellness
  • Spa
  • Trekking

Mayapott Plantation Villa

Kattapanna | 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)

Mayapott Plantation Villa is located in Kattapanna

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For
Kattapanna A plantation area 24 kms North of Thekkady and 7 kms west of Vandanmedu Getaway

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 105 reviews
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Peacefull Stay
By ArunK4228 on 04th Sep 2018

Mayapott is a very unique property away from the busy noisy city resorts located in thekkady The property is in middle of the plantation,there is a stream which runs through the property Mayapott...

Tranquil and One with Nature
By Anandraj_Sivasamy on 10th Jul 2018

Me and my Wife visited this property for our anniversary at our friends behest and it turned out to be the best place to spend our weekend. The Villa is constructed in a way without disturbing the...

Serene & Secluded Gem
By traveltalesofales on 21th May 2018

While there are so many Plantation Villas that keep popping up every now and then, Mayapott Bungalow is one of a kind. There are only 3 rooms and it is a Bungalow more than a hotel or homestay. You...

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