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Sherlock Hotel

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#6 of 79 Hotels in Ooty
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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
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Napoklu, India
Reviewed 3 December 2014

‘Sherlock’ is totally picturesque, mesmerizing and a romantic place …… The old British Bungalow had this perfect setting for the theme ‘Sherlock’ and we enjoyed it thoroughly. Loved the décor!! Turned us all (a group of 6 ladies) into fans of Sherlock Holmes and his lover Ms. Irene Adler ( …daintiest thing under a bonnet on this planet – a...

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Karaikudi, India
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Excellent front office ,pleasant and neat house keeping,,,, it was Fantastic! &Magnificent! We definitely come back and recommend to your friends. Thank you very much for making our stay so pleasant!!!

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

Front office response towards query was too good and she's has a charming character as well.. Cleanliness is good.. Other support staff is also responsive.. Has all the facilities to enjoy every vacation... Will definitely get back for my next vacation.. Good luck Sherlock Homes

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2Thank Nareshu
Reviewed 30 November 2014

The rooms under this wonderful roof is maintained in a clean and a caring way...all my days I spent there was awesome.the service provided was beyond my expectations.Shiva was a indispensable person for his work and I felt as I had a good family trip to ooty.I also would wish to come there for another trip for my next vacation...

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3Thank Thariny
east sussex
Reviewed 29 November 2014

I cant believe the rave reviews on this place. We stayed 2 nights November 2014. Up and up until at last arrived at end of a track on the roof of the world. First impression, lovely. As soon as we got through the door we were met by wall to wall gloom and it smelt stale and musty. We have...

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littlearth, Guest Relations Manager at Sherlock Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are really sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at Sherlock.All your feedback has been discussed with the relevant departments and action has been taken with regards Guest relations

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Located on a pot holed track on outskirts of town. Don't believe the reviews you read. Our room was small and over crowded with furniture. Very dark, and the fireplace made the entire room smell like a coal. No hot water even after we asked for it to be fixed. Couldn't get the WiFi password from any of the staff....

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littlearth, Guest Relations Manager at Sherlock Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. On speaking with the staff it appears that there was some miscommunication . In any case all your feedback has been discussed with the various departments and action has been taken With regards Guest Relations

Bangalore
Reviewed 15 November 2014

When we reached the hotel, the very first expression from my 3-yr-old daughter was "beautiful !!!" - that says everything. Food was excellent - specially the continental dishes. Hospitality was also awesome. Rooms were neat and clean. Location wise also this is very good though I liked the surrounding beauty of different guest house in a tea estate in Coonoor...

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delhi
Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

The place is a little away from the hustle of city. On top of a hill and about 3 kms away from the main bus stand. One must either have their own vehicle of like us look for auto walas (easily available). They will typically charge 150 rs for one side trip. Now onto the hotel, property is very nice...

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Tiruchirappalli, India
Reviewed 9 November 2014

We decided to check out Sherlock based on the raving reviews on TripAdvisor and boy were we glad we did.....The property is situated just at the entrance to ooty ....The rooms ( we had booked a couple of deluxe rooms) were extremely cozy and the fireplace that is lit every night was a novelty.The staff were very helpful and professional.The...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 30 October 2014

We decided to celebrate our anniversary in Ooty because we wanted to stay at Sherlock! Yup, it’s that kind of a place. And yes, we were not disappointed at all. But let me start at the beginning. My wife had discovered Sherlock while surfing for interesting places to stay in Ooty a couple of years ago. We saw the website,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Sherlock Hotel

Address: Tiger Hill Road | Upper Thalayatimund, Ooty 643001, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Ooty
Price Range: $102 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sherlock Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Sherlock Hotel Ootacamund
Sherlock Hotel India/Tamil Nadu - Ooty
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Ooty
#9 Romantic Hotel in Ooty
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