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Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“spice garden”(34 reviews)
“the cottages”(30 reviews)
“common tv room”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I spent several nights in this gorgeous hideaway. It is truly tucked away in a quiet little valley filled with spice, flowers and birds. The grounds were divine and lovingly attended. My cottage was gorgeous, well-appointed and charming. However, if i return, I would opt...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for just one night in this very characterful location. The bungalow in which we stayed was quite a stiff climb up the hill from reception but the porters carried our large vases with great enthusiasm. The food was all freshly cooked -...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful relaxing hotel in a fantastic setting we had the honeymoon bungalow and it was private and a dream. Walking over the bridge on arrival and getting our welcome drink I will never forget: nice touch. The pool area is lovely and calm and well...More

Thank sa0u8230
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like Hillbilly bungalows, then this is for you. Otherwise, like the rest of us, it won't. Be. This is actually a retreat and not a proper hotel. Food was very limited in choice and pretty awful. The wine prices are super expensive and...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Spice Garden is set down a private unassuming driveway. Once you leave your car there is an impressive wooden bridge to cross and you enter the impressive reception area, where you are warmly greeted at the door by the reception staff. The bungalows are...More

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Response from Gireesh297636, General Manager at Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private HideawayResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review. It was wonderful having you with us. We are delighted that your stay at Shalimar Spice Garden met your expectations. We pride ourselves on excellent service and attention to detail and hope...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
#4 Family Hotel in Thekkady
#4 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
#7 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
#4 Family Hotel in Thekkady
#4 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
#7 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Room & Suite (71)
Pool & Beach (21)
Dining (16)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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aipt
8 September 2017|
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Response from Gireesh297636 | Property representative |
We can arrange the same for you.
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Louise T
7 August 2017|
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Response from Gireesh297636 | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your query. We do not have Alcohol License, but we can arrange the same during your stay with us.
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Dr. Nitin g
9 June 2016|
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Response from Gireesh297636 | Property representative |
Dear Dr. Nitin WE would like to inform you that we are around 08 Kms away from Periyar Tiger Reserve and it is the main attraction in Thekkady. Please send me the mail or let me know your e-mail ID, so that we can send you... More
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"Choose the bungalow with private plunge pool. It has excellent views and is the most private."
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"The rooms are situated on a steepish hillside! Try to get one lower down if you don't want to climb. The..."
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"so if you are no so physically able I would ask for a cottage nearer the main hotel"
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"Room 201. The pool villa. Very good option."
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