Petra Family Guest House

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Accomodation Budget: Economy
Class: 2 Star
Best Suited For
Families and Small groups.
Accomodation Theme
Bungalows, Plantation Stays,

Quick Info

Petra Family Guest House is an ideal getaway destination for families and small groups of friends. Nestled amidst delightful coffee and pepper plantations, the house is built on a huge rock at a short distance away from the Sholayar Dam. The neat and clean rooms in the house have plush beddings, comfortable furniture and western-style toilets. The guests are offered free Wi-Fi facility and a secured car parking area.

Rankings & Ratings




  • Hospitality
  • Property
  • Value for money
Editor's Rankings

#3 in 5 Accommodations in Valparai
#2 in 2 Plantation Stays in Valparai
#3 in 5 Estate Bungalows in Valparai

"A well-kept property with beautiful natural surroundings."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

The Petra Family Guest House is a well-kept property with a beautiful garden and clean, comfortable rooms. The views are simply fantastic. You cannot expect restaurant standard food. The food they offer is homely and quite reasonably priced. 

PROS

  • Well-maintained rooms.
  • Beautiful gardens and birds around.
  • Friendly and courteous staff.
  • Good food at reasonable cost.
  • Splendid views from the rooms.

CONS

  • Far from the Valparai town.
  • Some rooms are not very spacious.
  • Breakfast spread is not very great.
  • Mobile network connectivity may be poor.

Amenities

  • Safe Parking
  • WiFi Internet
  • Laundry

Detailed Info

The word 'Petra' originates from a Greek word meaning 'Rock'. Petra Guest House is named so because it is built on a huge rock. Situated amidst lush coffee and pepper plantations, the house offers breathtaking views of the natural panorama. The chirping of delightful birds like the Malabar Whistling Thrush makes the environment come to life. The house is suitable for families and small groups. The famous Sholayar Dam is located just a few metres away from the property.

The guest house provides clean and comfortable rooms with fresh linen and warm bedding that serve as accommodation for the guests. The large windows and balconies of the rooms offer unobstructed views of the surrounding natural beauty. Guests are also offered free Wi-Fi facility and a safe parking space. The property is bordered by an electric fence that guarantees extra protection. The Athirapally Waterfalls is a two-hour drive from the guest house.

Hotel Rules

  1. Check-in Time 12:00 PM, Check-out Time 10:00 AM.

Special Notes

  • Nirar Dam, Sholayar Dam, Athirapally Waterfalls, Monkey Falls, Grass Hills and Loams View Point are nearby tourist attractions.
  • A nature trail takes you right to the top. You can enjoy an amazing panoramic view of tea estates from here.
  • Rooms have sound-proof windows.
  • The road trip to Athirapally falls through the rainforest is quite an experience.

Activities Offered*

  • Nature walks.
  • Night safaris.
  • Badminton.


Rooms Types

Deluxe Family Suite

The well-furnished suite has large sound-proof windows and a balcony that offers beautiful natural views. The suite has an attached bathroom with western toilet. Extra beds can be provided on request.

  • Geyser
  • WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Balcony

Family Room

Ideal for families, the rooms have comfortable furniture, large sound-proof windows and a balcony that offers beautiful natural views. The room has an attached bathroom with western toilet. Extra beds can be provided on request.

  • Geyser
  • WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Balcony

Deluxe Room

Suitable for two persons, the deluxe rooms are spacious and well-furnished rooms. They offer nice views of the surroundings. The room has an attached bathroom with western toilet. Extra bed can be provided on request.

  • Geyser
  • WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Balcony

Eco Deluxe Room

The eco deluxe room is a cosy and comfortable room that opens to a small balcony.

  • Geyser
  • WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Balcony


*Activities offered by the Accomodation may be limited in number or may change without prior notice depending on the season, demand and other factors. Please request for the details at the time of booking. Availing these activities may have aditional charges depending on the package you opt for.