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Kolam Heritage (Meena Room)

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Temple view
Meena Room
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Bungalow
Dining Hall
Terrace
Kolam Heritage
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Kolam Heritage
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Overview
Bungalow -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Madurai, Madurai District, Tamil Nadu
100 year old palatial Bungalow popularly known as ‘Kudai Veedu’ (Umbrella house) overlooking the pride of South India, Meenakshi temple.

This heritage house of the temple city has retained its antique value by maintaining the front structure while modernising the rooms of the house.

It is perfect for those to experience culture by walking around the lanes which housed the original city 1500 years ago. These lanes hold the vibrant culture of the people living in them.

Senior citizens please note that the house is in third floor without lift. Only steps. Public and Paid parking available within a block, No parking within the premises. We have a door bell switch at the right side of the 5th staircase while entering the building.
Listing #FKN8746707
About the Owner
Bagawathi M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:71%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Interaction with guests
We don’t live there but we have an in-house caretaker who will take care of housekeeping and food if required. We will be available on phone for all kind of help. Breakfast - Complementary Breakfast Lunch and Dinner can be provide on request.
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 for a stay in February 2018
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Even after staying here, we are not sure how to categorize this concept. Kolam Homes is part AirBnB, part B&B, part resident hotel, just not sure. However you categorize it, it met our needs and was a great place to stay in Madurai. Most of the hotels are over closer to the train and bus stations, but Kolam is located about five minutes south of Meenakshi Temple, likely your main destination in Madurai. It is only about a 20 minute walk to where the hotels are, which you may need to go to for restaurants, as there are few in the temple area and south, great street food stalls being the exception. When you arrive, one of you, if more than one, might wind your way up the several signed flights of stairs to let Juggernaut know you have arrived. He will help you with your luggage and anything else you need during your stay. We weren’t sure what to consider him. The Kolam information refers to him as a “caretaker”, but he is much more than that. He is there 24/7, and will do his best...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 11:00 AM
1.All Non Indian passport holders are required to produce their original passport along with valid visa for all the guests checking in, at the time of check in. 2.All Indian...
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Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
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US$183
$1,144
US$790
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About the neighbourhood
This bungalow is in a neighbourhood of historic, cultural and culinary attractions.

Just around the bungalow you will find the fabric of the city in its lanes, alleyways, markets and temples. It depicts the economical and culture status of the place.

Also you cannot avoid street food that mushrooms in every corner as the sunsets.

2 out of Top 3 attractions of Madurai such as the Meenakshi temple, Thirumalai Nayak Palace are within 10 minute walk.
Getting around
Mini-bus service is available every 15 minutes, it’s a circular service connecting all Masi streets around the temple. You can be picked and dropped in front of the bungalow.

You can use call TAXI, download apps - OLA, Fastrack

•Gandhi Museum (3.7 km)

•Vegetable market (at the intersection of east & north masi street)

•Temples around: Meenakshi Amman Kovil, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Alagar Koyil, Thirupparamkunram Murugan Temple, Vandiyur Mariamma
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Madurai Airport: 11.0 km
Railway: Madurai Train Junction: 1.0 km
Our address is 87, South Masi street, Madurai (just before Nalli silks).

Landmark: diagonally opposite to Pathanjali silks
Entry Door: Take stairs between the shops - Nalli silks & Vipco bags

From Madurai Airport - 11 km
Auto - Rs. 250
Call Taxi - Rs. 250 to Rs. 400

From Madurai Train Junction - 1km
Auto - Rs. 60 to Rs. 80
Call Taxi - Rs. 80 to Rs. 100

From Mattuthavani Bus Terminal (6 km)
Auto - Rs. 150 to Rs. 200
Call Taxi - Rs. 200 to Rs. 300
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 163.0 km.
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