Ruzbeh and Rashid's home

Secondary residence
5 Sleeps
2 Bedrooms
1 Bathroom
800 ft²
1 simple bed
1 double bed
1 double extra bed


Rashid and ruzbeh has described his/her home in English.

What you will love about this home

It's a compact flat ,well furnished, nice friendly neighbours and centrally located. Fully equiped with a fridge,microwave, TV ,satellite dish,small appliances . You can do your own cooking , eat out or even have food delivered from restaurants for free.
Have a couch and an air mattress in addition to a California king size bed. WC and bath are seperate. Coonoor and Ooty were the summer resort towns for the British when they were in India,so it still has a lot of British influences visible, viz. buildings , customs,names of places etc.. There is an18 hole golf course in Coonoor and in Ooty. Botanical flower gardens in Ooty and Sims Park in Coonoor .There is an annual flower show and fruit show held here.
Horse racing in Ooty in the season (April /May). Many cheese and chocolate makers both in Coonoor and Ooty. Lots of exotic fruits unseen in other parts of the world are available too.

What you will love in the neighborhood

It is a hill station at about 4500-6000 ft altitude with beautiful scenery, weather, friendly locals, sightseeing etc.available. Wildlife sanctuary is about 2 hours away . Coonoor is very close to Ooty, ( 18km ) the queen of hill stations in India. International Airport is 2 hours away by road in Coimbatore where we live. Lovely toy train available for journeys from Mettupalayam, (half way to Coonoor) to Coonoor and Ooty. Hiking, trekking, wildlife aplenty. One can see wild bison strolling in the tea plantations often. Lots to do and see. This is our vacation home so it can be offered at anytime.
Walking distance to the market/ shops for groceries,restaurants etc. You can rent a car and driver at very reasonable daily rates to take you around to the sights and game sanctuary etc.and also provide transport during your stay.
Viewpoints, lakes for boating,horseback riding are all available in the local area. Botanical flower gardens too,. The apartment is in a small complex with 5 resident neighbours in a quiet cul de sac. Many English speaking locals,part of the British heritage.

Additional information

We can guide you with what to see and do and there's always Google to check and see what's available in the area. A visit to India is something one should do at least once in a lifetime and something to have on your bucket list. The sights ,sounds,colours and smalls of different foods will always be memorable.

Deposit 700 €
Insurance Required


Washing machine
Microwave oven
Heating system
Disabled access
Baby gear
Swimming pool
Parking space
Cleaning person
Satellite / cable
Balcony / terrace

House rules

Smokers welcome
Pets welcome
Children welcome
Dog to feed
Cat to feed
Plants to water


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