Giridarshini Homestay, Chikmagalur

Venkateshwara Estate, Kollibyle, Hesgal Post, Chikmangalur, Mudigere, Karnataka 577132

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Ranked 72 of 367 hotels in Chikmagalur

6.1/7 6 Reviews
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"Good place for stay"

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Memorable place

Posted 16 Jan

Location is awesome. Coffee plantation is very nice.Good holiday destination for family, friends, and planned get together activities. Balcony is awesome and open balcony from the room with beautiful slide glass window, which has a plantation look from inside. Totally very nice place to stay.

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Facilities in the room were average

Posted 7 Dec, 2016

The hotel location and destination was average. Receptionists were well behaved. Room service was average in this hotel. Facilities in the room were average. Checking services were fine. Overall stay was average. I shall recommend this hotel to others if needed.

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Nice experience of home stay

Posted 30 Dec, 2014

We had a very nice experience of 'homestay' at Giridarshini Homestay. Hospitality was excellent. As a vegetarian, my family and me enjoyed the excellent Malnad cooking provided at the homestay. Special thanks for taking care of our vegetarian requirements. Mr Venkatesh took us on a information packed tour through the estate and my son enjoyed the beautiful waterfall enroute. I would recommend this to my friends and would like to return again.

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"Simply Superb", Delicious food, great stay

Posted 20 Aug, 2014

Hi Everyone, We were 8 of us, who planned a bulled ride to chikmaglur. We booked this home stay 15 days in advance. It was my first bullet trip and was pretty exited. Reached the home stay by 1 PM, Mr. Venkatesh welcomed us in a nice manner, was very polite and courteous. He asked us about our whereabouts and arranged for lunch very soon. Delicious food with yummy chicken kabab. Relaxed and checked out the estate and surroudings. We visited the near by waterfall and spent rest of the time drinking and sleeping. Night dinner was delicious too. Most of them were high and wasted lil food, sorry about that. Got up late in the morning, had hot idli's with dal fry and left the home stay at 11.00 and started off to mullaingiri. Overhaul experiencing was amazing. I would love to visit again and refer people :-)

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Overall experience was very nice

Posted 25 Feb, 2013

Overall experience was very nice. We had nice food, sight seeing, opportunity to visit around the estate.

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Posted 9 Apr, 2010

The experience was super. Venkatesh, Vikas, little Nyan, Vikas\'s brother & others really made us feel at home and comfortable. The place was neat and clean, and service very friendly. Took extra interest in showing their pets, estate, and sorroundings. The atmosphere was homely and not hotel like which made it all the more better and worth doing that extra 25 km from Chikmaglur to GiriDarshini at Mudigere. Enjoyed the nature especially the morning walk down the winding road with paddy fields on both sides and hills as background with unhindered view and birds incl peacocks on flight. We had a like minded family for company form Bengaluru , so it was good fun. The grand finale was the trip to the estate where the coffee plantations was in full bloom with white bunch of snowwhite flowers that made a pretty picture, and fragrance of jasmine in the air. All in all worth it. - Rema and Raman.

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Giridarshini Homestay is ranked #72 among the 367 hotels in Chikmagalur with an average rating of 6.1 out of 7. It is one of the 48, 2-star Homestays in Chikmagalur. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 9 photos, 6 text reviews and 1 video reviews and is rated top for its Food & Drink, Service and Front Office.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 3,200 to Rs 3,600 per night. The hotel offer 70 rooms to check availability or to avail complimentary breakfast, we recommend contacting the hotel to check if the final tariff includes it.

The ambience and the location of the hotel makes it a suitable option for variety of travellers. Group (50%) and Family (25%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 50% of guests enjoy the hotel's adventurous nature, whereas 25% have rated the ambience as relaxed.

Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of Jan, Feb and Mar for the best experience.

Giridarshini Homestay is located at Mullaiahnagiri .

The hotel ensures you are well taken care of during your stay. By providing free wifi access, the hotel makes sure you are always connected to the internet.

Other amenities include Doctor On Call and Travel Assistance. For checkin and checkout time, we suggest contacting the hotel.

If you are in need for airport transfers or require a car for sightseeing around the city or you have to do an early check-in, then we recommend contacting the hotel directly and requesting for these additional services. All of the available amenities ensure your stay is enjoyable and free from any hassles.

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