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Savour the magic of Kodaikanal from the comfort of your room. We are situated at a Perfect location in kodaikanal with an awesomatic view and excellent walkable access to all sight seeings places.
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Breakfast Available
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Smoking rooms available
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this hotel has best view in kodaikanal. you can spend whole day in its garden watching nature. best photography location. the manager shyamji was very helpful and kind nature. food was also good. place was near to market. hardly 1 km from main market.
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On my first trip to India (and one that was solely within Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry) I wanted to visit a Hill Station. So after a brief stop in Madurai I taxied up to Kodaikanal. I booked Villa Retreat relatively last minute and took the least expensive room. I found this place
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Response from Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat
Responded Apr. 13, 2018
Dear Guest Thank you for spending your precious time to post a thrilling review. We the team of Villa Retreat is so happy that you found this the best hotel that you have stayed in for our area.You are right, it is wonderful when you can sit outside or inside the room and enjoy the serenity that it brings. Your feedback certainly will help in getting our services more slick and efficient. Thank you so much and we very much look forward to welcoming you back soon. Thanks and regards Hotel Villa Retreat team
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Great View from the Restaurant, Good Food, Comfortable Beds, Good Room Size - Except the Mini Cottage, Check-in time adjustments etc... but what most attractive was the General Manager's Approach. Mr. Shyam is such a friendly person and makes his best to help the people who stay
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Cottages are great. Resort right on the heart of the city. The food is really excellent. To compliment all this a wonderful team executing the whole thing. Great going Shyam & team. You have made villa retreat my automatic choice , how many ever times we visit kodai.
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Although I decided in my last to last visit to kodai that the next time I am in Kodaikanal I will be staying in here. Apart from the host (Manager)and common dining area I did not find anything Spectacular about this place. After spending 4k per night what we got was a room with
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Deluxe room 208
View of the cottages.
Morning yoga n meditation
Villa Retreat
View from Coakers' Walk.
Deluxe room with Balcony - City View are the rooms which has private balcony.
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Hi Sujani, We are sorry to say that we are not pet friendly at the hotel. However we do have a cottage which is not at the hotel premises which is pet friendly. Do get in touch with us on +91 9244243940/7373043557 in case of further clarifications regarding the cottage.
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Is there any fireplace?
Yes, they do have a fireplace very close to the dining room overlooking the valley. But I hope they have it only during weekends. You can call the property and check if it is available during weekdays.
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Which room offers the best scenic views?
you can choose the Classic Room with Valley View or Signature Suite with Valley View
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Just 5 minutes walk from hotel you can reach Kodaikanal Lake where you can hire cycles ,horse riding and boating.
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"Sinature villa"
"Here is little down rooms as our expectation compare with our other stay at other cities..."
"take the ones with fireplace and facing the valley."
"The suite rooms have the best view"
"I have absolutely nothing to negatively review on and like to say that the place was a piece of perfection."
US$43 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaTamil NaduDindigul DistrictKodaikanal
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