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VOYE HOMES Cotton Hill Bungalow

Vagamon, KeralaView location map
3Bedrooms
Tea Estate BungalowProperty Type
3Bathrooms

About Property

VOYE HOMES Cotton Hill Bungalow - A 2,600 sq feet, 3 bedroom plantation bungalow nestled in the heart of Panjikunnel Estate, a 43 acre tea plantation at Panjikunnu, Uluppuni, Vagamon. Relax and unwind in the lap of nature with the soothing wind that is scented by pine and tea leaves. You can start your day with a walk through the plantation as the sun slowly rises up in the horizon or take a relaxing afternoon siesta, falling asleep to the rhythmic sounds of tea picking. On top of the hill, you get an excellent view of the Kulamavu dam and the Uluppuni meadows or on trekking downhill to the valley, you can experience the magic of the Shola forests.

VOYE HOMES Cotton Hill Bungalow - One of the best Vagamon holiday homes which offers complete serenity to those looking for an escape into nature. Tea or Chai is the most widely drunk beverage in the whole world. It is a hardy plant able to withstand cold winters and has an economic life of at least 100 years. Vagamon is always synonymous to tea plantations. A trip to Vagamon will be incomplete without having a visit to these tea plantations. What if you get a chance to stay in the middle of the tea plantations with a cup of tea, interesting right?

This tea bungalow is located just 12 km from Vagamon Town, the location and premises are ideal for a quiet and serene stay that offers a unique blend of comfort relaxation, and adventure. Nestled at the peak of a small hill with tea plantations, overlooking the majestic Vagamon hills, it offers a 360-degree view, which is simply picture perfect. 

Top Amenities

24x7 Caretaker
24x7 Caretaker
BBQ facilities
BBQ facilities
Best for Team Outing
Best for Team Outing
Dining
Dining
Hot Water / Geyser
Hot Water / Geyser
LGBT Friendly
LGBT Friendly
Mountain / Valley View
Mountain / Valley View
Non-Smoking Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Outdoor Fireplace
Outdoor Fireplace
Power Backup
Power Backup
Private Holiday Home
Private Holiday Home
Safe & Secure
Safe & Secure
Sanitized Rooms
Sanitized Rooms
Secured Parking
Secured Parking
Towels & Toiletries
Towels & Toiletries
Trekking / Hiking
Trekking / Hiking
Couple Friendly
Couple Friendly

Location map

  • Private holiday home
  • 360 Degree Tea Plantation View.
  • Tea garden and Tea Trails
  • Hilltop Tea Garden Bungalow
  • Close to Uluppuni hills
  • Tea garden and tea plucking
  • Plantation Walk
  • The Perfect Stay, Privacy Guaranteed.

We are undertaking every possible preventive measure to ensure the safety of our guests. All our holiday homes are integrating into a COVID FREE environment by implementing hospital kind security systems and sanitation methods.

Our holiday homes are the better options for social distancing instead of jam-packed hotels.

✓ Contactless Check-in

✓ Temperature Screening

✓ Sanitization and Disinfection after every checkout

✓ Sufficient Gap between 2 Bookings

✓ Trained Caretakers on COVID 19 SOP

✓ Emergency Medical Kit

Our priority is safety for all. As a mandate, we request all guests to submit an RT-PCR negative certificate taken within 72 hours of Check-in or the First dose COVID vaccination certificate download from the COWIN website.

VOYE HOMES Cotton Hill Bungalow can be reached 09 km from Vagamon town, which is the most scenic hill station in Idukki district. Vagamon is famous for its large amount of camping and trekking trails, breath taking waterfalls, tea plantations, hills, vegetation, farming, flora fauna and overall plethora of magnificent sights. It is also popular for its various spice plantations. Vagamon is a village known as the southern Kashmir due to its chilly climate and misty atmosphere. Nestled in the Western Ghats, it is situated in Kerala around 102 km from Kochi.  

  • Private Tea Estate Bungalow
  • Hiking Trials
  • Uluppuni Hills
  • Tea Plantation Experiences.
  • 360 - Degree View of Vagamon Hills
  • Tea Tourism
  • 40 year old Bungalow
  • Perfect getaway for team outing
  • Tea Trails - Plantation Walk
  • Onsite Hiking
  • Sightseeing
  • Jeep Safari
  • Explore Uluppuni 
  • Waterfall Visits
  • Campfire and BBQ

Activities may cost additional charges and are subject to availability.

 

  • Complimentary Breakfasts
  • Tea Trails - Plantation Walk
  • Private Holiday Home.
  • Campfire can be provided with an additional charge of INR 1000.00.
  • à la carte Dinner can be provided with additional charges
  • Lunch can be provided with additional charges.
  • Anything which is not mentioned in inclusions will be treated as exclusions.
  • Sightseeing, Jeep Safari or any other activities can be arranged with additional charges. 
  • Extra Bed, 1000.00 per head.
  • BBQ (Self Cooking) - Grill and coal available with an additional charge of INR 500.00.
  • Kottamala Hills (00.50km)
  • Uluppuni View Point (03.00 km)
  • Vagamon Hills Town (08.50 km)
  • Vagamon Lake (08.50 km)
  • Kurishumala (15.00 km)
  • Murugan Hills (12.50 km)
  • Vagamon Pine Forest(15.00 km)
  • Thangalpara  (15.50 km)
  • Palozhukumpara Waterfalls (16.00 km)
  • Elaveezha Poonchira (27.00 km)
  • Parumthumpara ( 43.00  km)  
  • Idukki Arch Dam (61.00 km)

VOYE HOMES Cotton Hill Bungalow can be accessed through Uluppuni road. Nearest airport is Cochin International Airport which is 95.00 km away and the nearest railway station is Aluva Railway Station which is 96.00 km from our villa. The nearest major city is Vagamon and the nearest bus station is Chottupara. Private buses, taxi's, jeep's, and tuk-tuks are available for commuting. VOYE HOMES Cotton Hill Bungalow is just 05 km away from main road.

Vagamon - 08.50 km

Pullikkanam - 07.00 km

Elappara - 28.00 km

Pala – 41.00 km

Kochi - 98.00 km

Kottayam - 67.00 km

Landmark: Uluppuni, Kottamala Road, Vagamon – Pullikanam route

 

Road condition to property from the main road is average.

✔ Normal check-in and check-out time is 02.00 PM to 11.00 AM. Any changes should be informed to us. Early check-in and late check-out options are available depending on the availability and we may charge an additional charge.

✔ Please read our Terms and Conditions page in our portal before reservation.

✔ Pets are not allowed.

✔ VOYE HOMES is a branded holiday home network. These are someone's second home, hence do not expect any hotel kind luxury and services in our holiday homes.

✔ Mentioned price is for 08 people. However, 04 more extra persons can be allowed in a cottage with an additional charge of INR 1000.00 per person with additional mattresses.

✔ Please be informed that guests should be adhered to meal timings displayed in room. We should not serve any meals or coffee/tea to any guests outside meal timings.

✔ We do not confirm any booking without receiving 50% advance payment. VOYE HOMES has all rights to refuse check-in if there is any due.

✔ All guests should submit an e-check in form before arrival. We do not allow any guests to check-in without submitting their check in form. 

✔ Inform us your food preferences prior to arrival.

✔ Gambling, Contraband, Prostitution, Weapons, Explosives, Flammable objects, Poisons, Drugs, Dangerous Animals and Loud music are strictly prohibited on villa / resort premises.

✔ Mobile networks and internet networks are very poor in this region, hence please consider this in mind before booking this holiday home. 

✔ For kids, age group between 5 - 12 for breakfasts we charge 100.00 and if they require additional bed, we charge 1000 per extra bed. Kids below 5 is complimentary. 

Can I book only one or two rooms, or do I need to book the entire Property?

You need to book full property.

How many people are allowed in a cottage within this price?

Mentioned price is for 08 people in a cottage, however 04 more extra persons can be accommodated in a single cottage with extra mattresses. We charge 1000.00 per extra person

What is mean by maximum occupancy mentioned in your website?

Maximum occupancy is the total accommodating capacity of the property with extra mattresses, it would be 20.

Is Driver and/or House-Help accommodation available?

No, Driver and/or House-Help accommodation is not available now

Is parking available on site or nearby?

Yes, Secured Parking is available on site.

Is this home couple-friendly?

Yes, we allow adult couples with local ID proof.

Can I reserve your place for special functions such as an engagement ceremony, a small wedding ceremony or a birthday party, shooting, etc?

Yes, we do allow small events/photoshoots at the villa, subject to Home Owner's approval. If you wish to book our home for functions/shoots, please send a message to the host on our website or send us an email atvoyehomes@gmail.com

Is this home senior citizen friendly?

Yes, it is a senior citizen friendly home.

 

Food and Beverages

Is outside food allowed? Are we allowed to cook ourselves?

Guests are not allowed to access the kitchenette now as per COVID-19 protocol. Outside food is allowed.

Do you allow us to stock things in your fridge?

Yes, you can use the fridge in the kitchen to store food/beverages.

Is there an aquaguard for drinking water supply? Do we need to carry our Mineral Water bottles or are these readily available at your villa?

We provide 01 mineral water bottle for free and extra bottles with additional charges.

Is Alcohol allowed?

Yes, alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. There is ice stocked in the fridge. For extra ice required, guests may need to pay charges to procure ice from outside.

Are meals provided onsite? What are the charges?

Breakfast is complimentary; Meals are provided onsite at extra cost. For your convenience, please pre-book your meals. Please be mindful of the meal timings, so that our staff has adequate time to prepare. Tea/Coffee will be served during breakfast and afternoon tea time. If you would like tea/coffee during the day, this will be arranged at an additional charge.

What is the type of cuisine served?

We provide traditional Kerala style cuisines (Veg and Non-Veg) • Fish • Chicken • Mutton • Veg • etc. (Subject to availability)

Can I pay the caretaker some extra money and request the Cook to prepare fish or chicken dishes for us?

Yes, but charged extra at cost. Please do inform the caretaker one day prior to check in to make arrangements. 

 

Payments

What is the cancellation policy?

Days before check-in date when we receive your notice to cancel

Cancellation charges

30 days prior to check-in date

20% of the booking amount

20 days prior to check-in date

30% of the booking amount

10 days prior to check-in date

50% of the booking amount

05 days prior to check-in date

70% of the booking amount

Below 05 days prior to check-in date

No refund

GST at applicable rates will be charged on these cancellation fee.

Can I pay 50% now and pay the remaining 50% closer to the date?

Yes, you can pay 50% now and the next 50% before 02 days of check-in

How can I make a payment?

Once you have chosen your dates and your booking has been accepted, you will receive a payment link where the payment can be processed. In case you're unable to make an online payment through the link, you could also deposit the cash in our bank account directly. We also offer other options like PayTM, NEFT/IMPS or UPI.

How can I make payments on site, at the home?

You can make payments using the payment link provided by us. Internet banking, credit card, debit card, UPI payments are accepted however, all extra meal costs should be settled at the property before check-out.

 

Things to do

What can we do for fun around the property?

Nature walk, jeep safari, trekking, hiking, waterfall visits are available with additional charges.

Are there water bodies nearby (such as a pond/ river/ lake etc)?

Yes, Uluppuni tunnel and waterfalls are just 02.00 km from the property. 

 

House Rules

Do you allow loud music?

We do not provide a music system however, given the location of our home, guests are requested not to play loud music but rather enjoy the quiet and peace of the estate.

Is smoking / alcohol consumption permitted?

Yes, smoking is allowed but strictly not inside the room. If you wish to smoke, please do so outside in the garden/lawn area. Alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. We do not encourage late night revelry or loud music.

What are the Check-in & Check-out timings? May I request for late check-outs or an early check-in?

Normal check-in and check-out time is 02.00 PM to 11.00 AM. Any changes should be informed to us. Early check-in and late check-out options are available depending on the availability and we may charge additional charge.

What formalities are needed during check-in and check-out?

As required by law, all adults have to provide their government-approved Photo IDs (that clearly show their residential address) at the time of Check-in. Your co-operation is of utmost importance to us.

Are we allowed to access all areas?

You can use all areas inside the property.

How much you charge for kids?

Kids below 05 is complimentary. From 05 - 12, we charge for their meals. However INR 600.00 should be charged if they use extra bed.

Safety

Is there a security guard / watchman?

There is a caretaker at the Home.

Is the property properly fenced? Is there a boundary wall?

Yes, our home has a wall, electric fencing surrounding the premises.

Is there a First-aid kit available at your Home?

Yes, we do have a first-aid kit (free), sanitary pads (with additional charge) on site.

 

Room specifics

Is there Internet/ 3G/ WiFi connection available onsite?

We do not offer free wifi. There is adequate mobile network connectivity for Jio and BSNL. VI and Airtel networks are not available.

Does the villa face frequent power outages? Are there any invertors or gensets to address this issue?

Yes, we have a power backup in case of rare occasions of power failure. 

Do you provide toiletries and bath towels?

Yes, we provide toiletries like soap, shampoo and toilet paper. We also provide towels.

Is the Home air-conditioned?

This is a Non AC private cottages