Jims Jungle Retreat, Corbett

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  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Cottage
    Cottage
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  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Swimming Pool
    Swimming Pool
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - View from the resort
    View from the resort
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Cottage
    Cottage
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Swimming Pool
    Swimming Pool
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - View from the resort
    View from the resort
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Cootage and pool
    Cootage and pool Srishti Singh
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    Swimming pool Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Buffet
    Buffet Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Hotel overall view
    Hotel overall view Aditi Juneja
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Swimming pool
    Swimming pool Aditi Juneja
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Cottage
    Cottage Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Room view
    Room view Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Hotel overall view
    Hotel overall view Aditi Juneja
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Cottage
    Cottage Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Buffet
    Buffet Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Room view
    Room view Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Cootage and pool
    Cootage and pool Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Swimming pool
    Swimming pool Srishti Singh
  • Jims Jungle Retreat - Swimming pool
    Swimming pool Aditi Juneja

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Reviews summary (18)

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Destination
5.7 / 7
Location
5.7 / 7
Appearance
5.7 / 7
Front Office
5.4 / 7
Service
5.6 / 7
Room
5.8 / 7
Food & Drink
5.6 / 7
Activities
5.1 / 7

Reviews (18)


4 Reviews | 26 Readers

The food quality was good

5.6/7
Posted 31 May, 2016

I had visited this hotel for personal work with my friends. I would recommend this hotel for upcoming travellers. All the facility was provided in the room in working condition. The food quality and quantity was good. I would suggest this hotel to improve the room and service. The best part at the hotel was location.

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Pune
1 Review | 95 Readers

Hotel was in jungle

5.3/7
Posted 1 Aug, 2015

The room was neat, clean, well maintained and spacious. The experience in hotel was good. The hotel was conveniently located. The hotel was in jungle. The staff’s were helpful and friendly. I was happy with the room allotted. Check in and checkout was done without any delay. The interior and exterior of hotel was modern. Swimming pool was there in the hotel. The food was very nice. We arranged our own sightseeing trip. The hotel was value for money. I would recommend this hotel to other travellers. Surrounding of the hotel was good. Service provided in the hotel was quick and prompt.

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Adari
2 Reviews | 464 Readers

Location was good and convenient

5.5/7
Posted 23 Jun, 2015

The interior of the room was quite well-designed, clean, neat and good in look. All the amenities in the room were in working condition, maintained and Welland. The facilities and the services provided by the hotel were very good. The location of the hotel was good and convenient. A lake was nearby the hotel. The booking and front office service was quite good. The interior and exterior of the hotel was designed, furnished and maintained. The activities provided by the hotel were average. The staff of the hotel were very good in service and on our request too. The food over there was better in taste and quality. The overall experience was very good. I would like to visit this hotel again. I would recommend this hotel to others.

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Delhi
1 Review | 1972 Readers

Best place to stay if you visit Corbett

5.5/7
Posted 6 Jun, 2015

You want to experience the wilderness, stay here instead of a hotel. A trip to Corbett is incomplete without it. The experience was awesome, the price being on a higher side according to my budget though. But other options available are not so connected to the forest itself.

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Gurgaon
9 Reviews | 4980 Readers

Live the jungle life at Jims Jungle Retreat

6.3/7
Posted 3 Apr, 2015

As you leave from Delhi for the jungles, looking for that breath of fresh air and no traffic zones, you would be surprised to realize how difficult it is, unless you manage to reach out to this beautiful resort camouflaged in the buffer zone of the Corbett wildlife park. To reach JJR you have to be extremely careful of the diversion towards village Dhela at Ramnagar, otherwise you might just find yourself heading to the other side of the jungle because there are no sign boards for JJR unlike thousands of other resorts The best thing about JJR is the way the resort is well spread out in the buffer area of the jungles with very rustic architecture, gives a - living in the jungle - kind of feel to it. The cottages are simple, yet very warm and cosy, especially the smaller room with twin beds inside My stay at JJR was a part of the Gourmet Club event that the resort curated with chef Michael Swamy as the host & guide so good food was most definitely the highlight of my stay there. Lip smacking cuisines served with all the love will leave your stomachs and souls satiated. Rati, the general manager, with more than 10 years of experience in managing high end properties in the jungles is full of warmth and stories. She will simply join you over lunch and you could get to hear all her spine chilling experiences JJR organizes many different kinds of safaris, walks and bullock cart rides for your time there. The safaris will leave you just surprised and amused as to how the jungle lives. And unlike the usual safaris around, the safaris organized by JJR go further deep in the park. The naturalists do their best to give you all the insights and secrets of the jungle that they have witnessed themselves Enjoy evening walks around the property and don't be surprised if you spot a few deer behind your cottage at night. Sleeping to the quietness of the jungle and waking up to the bird calls, that's the beauty of this place The swimming pool is way too inviting, and taking a dip with greenery all around is surely a great way to relax JJR even organizes wildlife documentary screenings at night to make you more acquainted with the life in the jungles. All in all, a great place to be Someone who is ready to shell off some extra money for a great experience away from the city in the lap of the jungles, JJR is the place to be.

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Mumbai
18 Reviews | 18966 Readers

Comfortable stay at Jims Jungle Retreat

6.6/7
Posted 2 Apr, 2015

The whole idea to visit this place was the cookout with chef Michael Swamy. Hotel's hospitality was warm and home like. Cottages are very spacious and the hotel is spread across a vast area. You will find Langoor, the black faced monkeys inside the property. We were also advised to not step out of the hotel without a staff member as there are wild animals around the hotel. The food was a mix of Indian and continental and is great in taste and light on stomach. The live tea/coffee counter in the eating area is a beautiful sight. The food, both veg and non-veg is included in the package whereas the alcohol is to be paid for The hotel being amongst the jungle, you are advised to carry Odomos and other basic things that you might require. We were travelling with an infant so we made sure to carry enough of the powdered milk, biscuits and other little things for her to eat. It is advisable to carry some warm clothes as the temperature tends to drop in the evening and early mornings. If you are travelling with a child, dress her up in full sleeves, pyjamas and socks to prevent any mosquito bites. Also, apply mosquito repellent at all times. Safaris are not advisable with the kid as you need to maintain silence to spot the wildlife around. Overall, a great place to stay and highly recommended.

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Mumbai
1 Review | 3043 Readers

Good quality food is provided

3.5/7
Posted 27 Dec, 2014

The overall experience at the hotel was good. The best thing about the hotel was its place. The hotel was conveniently located. We face problem in locating the hotel. The surrounding of the hotel was good. The staff were friendly and helpful. The staff served on time. The room was spacious, neat and clean. All the amenities were functioning well. We arranged the sightseeing by our self. Check-in and check-out process was done on time. The hotel provided veg food. Good quality food was provided. The hotel stay was value for money. I will recommend this hotel to other travellers. The hotel provide any activity. It was a family trip.

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Jaipur
2 Reviews | 3281 Readers

Overall, it is an average hotel

6.0/7
Posted 28 Nov, 2014

Food facility was available there but it was not very good. Rooms were average. Location wise, the hotel was located just opposite to the Jim Corbett Sanctuary but it was situated near about 90 km far from the Nainital. I travelled there with my family before three years. Nothing was available in activities there. They did not organise any sightseeing trip for us. Preferably, I would like to recommend this hotel to those travellers who are travelling to ride a long distance and would like to take a rest before moving ahead to Nainital otherwise, the short distance travellers can directly move on to Nainital.

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Margao
4 Reviews | 5448 Readers

Hotel was very affordable

7.0/7
Posted 27 Nov, 2014

Easy to identify the Hotel location. Staff members shown good hospitality and provided courtesy services. Room was maintained hygienically and very spacious. Food provided was very nice and it was very delicious. Food charges were included in package. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian food available. Hotel arranged activities were missed because of busy schedule. Overall experience was very good and will recommend it for others. Fare was also very affordable. No feedback for improvement as Hotel was managed in good procedure. It was pleasant trip and enjoyed every bit of the stay.

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Delhi
3 Reviews | 4260 Readers

Adventurous & good hospitality

6.0/7
Posted 8 Nov, 2013

We spent three days in Corbettb Park. It was an enjoyable visit The hospitality was very good, food was excellent but not as good as Shimla. The activities swimming etc were good. We visited the Jum Corbett Park but could not see any tigers rather any wild animal . . The resort should organize visits nearby Ranikhet. Not a bad idea to get clearance and do fishing in the river. The ambience and lay out is very good. Enjoyed over all.

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Reviews summary (18)

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Experience Scale

Average rating

Destination
5.7 / 7
Location
5.7 / 7
Appearance
5.7 / 7
Front Office
5.4 / 7
Service
5.6 / 7
Room
5.8 / 7
Food & Drink
5.6 / 7
Activities
5.1 / 7

Top Reviews


Delhi
1 Review | 2881 Readers

The resort was an absolute delight, such a beautif...

6.6/7
Posted 27 Jul, 2010

The resort was an absolute delight, such a beautiful place! Pure luxury in wilderness. The service was exceptionally good and impressive. Loved the place! Definitely worth visiting again and again! Cant wait to make another trip!

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2 Reviews | 3059 Readers

A resort with perfect blend of luxury and nature.

7.0/7
Posted 30 Apr, 2013

A resort with perfect blend of luxury and nature.It was a great experience staying in this resort for three days. Staff were very helpful and friendly and makes great effort to maintain this place beautiful and peaceful.. Have to mention Mrs Rati ji, the manager who gave us a friendly welcome and made us to feel at home. Surprisingly she arranged a candle light dinner specially for us! That was a very special moment that I remember forever.Experienced a great hospitality. I highly recommend this resort and sanctuary to Eco lovers. Planning to visit again :)

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Pune
1 Review | 3469 Readers

Very Short Stay But Memorable

4.5/7
Posted 5 Jun, 2013

Was at Jim Jungle Retreat for one night. They had provided us with a cottage which is as big as a 2 room apartment. The design, furniture and overall feel was very European. Once we were shown in the room, one of the attendants personally came and explained about Jim Corbet and its significance. While we liked the room, we loved the food. Delicious preparation, wonderful surrounding and superb service. Overall a wonderful experience. Would have liked to spend more time. The entire resort is at the border of the jungle. So do not be surprised if you are given a long list of safety tips, like do not venture out without the torch in the night, as soon as land at the resort. Beware, this is jungle retreat aimed at adventure seekers. Expect no mobile networks to work, long dusty ride leading to the hotel or environment that forces you to be your own friend. But it you are looking to stay within the jungle but still have your share of luxury, this hotel should be a good choice. . Stayed: Feb 2012

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Chennai
8 Reviews | 28212 Readers

Overall experience was excellent. There are lot op...

6.6/7
Posted 15 Oct, 2012

Overall experience was excellent. There are lot options that the resort provides - wildlife movies, libraries are highly informative. The staff are also highly knowledgeable of the forests and provide you with any info you need as a discerning traveler interested in the forests!

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Indore
3 Reviews | 1326 Readers

It was one of our best holiday. Staffs were very h...

6.4/7
Posted 27 Sep, 2012

It was one of our best holiday. Staffs were very helpful. The food was awesome. The location of teh resort was also very good. It was extremely well maintained place.

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Overview

www.jimsjungleretreat.com

Jims Jungle Retreat is ranked #56 among the 244 hotels in Corbett with an average rating of 5.6 out of 7. It is one of the 22, 4-star Resorts in Corbett. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 11 photos and 18 text reviews and is rated top for its Room, Appearance and Location.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 7,000 to Rs 10,000 per night. The hotel offer 32 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 (38%) and Family (38%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 38% of guests enjoy the hotel's natural surroundings, whereas 38% 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 Apr, May and June for the best experience.

Jims Jungle Retreat is located at Aampokhra Range .

The hotel ensures you are well taken care of during your stay.

Other amenities include AC, Laundry Services and Restaurant. 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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