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Chrissie's Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Super good value in a tranquil area just a short walk from bus station and most restaurants and Tiger reserve.The owner and his girlfriend are perfect hostess,super helpfull they will help to provide anithing u need.Constantly asking if you need cleaning,towels,etc.Staff 10 points,always smiling and professional and friendly.Very clean rooms and very quick laundry service.Will recomend it 100% with no...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chrissie's is a lovely hotel.....off the beaten track in Thekkady. Lovely restaurants nearby and pretty surroundings. The rooms were simple but comfortable. I can really recommend this hotel. It was well worth a visit!

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are small, simple but clean, including a little balcony. Staff is friendly and helpful. It's a little walk into the center (5-10 mins) but manageable. And there are restaurant's / shops in along the stret so you don't have to go far.

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The hotel is located very near to the city bus stop and on the way to the jungle safari.But it was still amidst the nature and quiet. It is managed by a foreigner who was helpful. The rooms were very well maintained and each room had a balcony with view. It was also available with free wifi.The rooms were built...

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Duncan, Canada
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great accommodations great location close to periyar wildlife sanctuary fabulous food but the best of all was the staff so very helpful accommodating gracious always available anchad was always available Anthony always helpful ully always available and helpful so many more staff always available and accommodating It was hard to leave this parasise

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Had a room on the 3th floor, excellent view. Be aware that this hotel is slightly uphill and then you have to the stairs to your room/floor. You must be " in good condition" room is basic but proper beds and bathroom, clean. A pity that the chef from the Chrissie"s reataurant had left in februari, so we had to...

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Duncan, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I had the pleasure of hosting a yoga retreat at Chrissie's hotel for almost three weeks. The yoga room was large, bright and wondrously to practice in. The food was delicious and healthy geared to our needs. The staff are like family and attended to every request ..the rooms are clean and comfortable. We are sad to leave toady and...

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Great hosts very accomodating, laundry returned within the day. Breakfast was great, the omelets ,yummy. Rooms neat, clean ,although not serviced stayed for 2 nights. Would stay again, walking distance to wildlife park and the town itself.

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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Chrissie's Hotel for a week on recommendation from a friend. The hotel was excellent in terms of location - in a quiet leafy spot overlooking Periyar Sanctuary, but very close to the centre of Kumily. We had a 3rd floor room with a stunning view. The room was bright and airy, lovely balcony and was spotlessly clean....

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Pune, India
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We had a pleasant stay for 2 nights at Chrissie’s last month. The rooms were basic and clean, but had no TV. Hot water was available in the evening which was great. We got to know that they have closed their restaurant due to some financial losses. But breakfast was available in the morning. However there was no buffet/menu and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chrissie's is a small, friendly hotel set amidst gardens and natural teak forests in a quiet part of Thekkady village, Kerala, South India. Its well-appointed rooms, pretty garden and the relaxing ambiance of its rooftop vegetarian restaurant provide the perfect, peaceful location from which to explore the Periyar Tiger Sanctuary and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The yoga studio with its wooden floor and reaching mountain and forest views, combined with moderate temperatures make Chrissie's a wonderful place for retreats and workshops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chrissie's Hotel

Address: By-Pass Road, Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: $26 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Chrissies Hotel Thekkady
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Thekkady
#9 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
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