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    Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

    Murikkady | Periyar, Thekkady 685535, India
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent55%
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    Reviewed 9 July 2016

    We recently stayed at Shalimar. The ambience and service at this hotel are first class. Shirley, from front desk and the staff in the kitchen to the massage team are amazing. From the food to the fire, we cannot fault our stay here. Yes there...More

    Thank jodi_Bella2014
    Response from Gireesh297636, General Manager at Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

    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

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    We stayed at this hotel whilst on a tour of Kerala. The hotel is tucked away, all separate lodges up a hillside so probably not good for people with walking difficulties but the food and service surpassed all expectations, it was wonderful! The rooms themselves...More

    Thank suenandoz
    Response from Gireesh297636, General Manager at Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

    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

    Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile
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    Superbe hôtel niché dans un parc magnifiquement arboré et doté d'une piscine très agréable . Endroit décoré avec beaucoup de...More

    Thank Renaud F
    Response from Gireesh297636, General Manager at Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

    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

    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    Stayed two nights in this hideaway which was in easy reach of the spice gardens we visited, as well as the town where we saw the Kathakali dancers and actors. The spice garden tour was most interesting with a guide who explained how the spices...More

    Thank UlaS70
    Response from Gireesh297636, General Manager at Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

    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

    Reviewed 27 April 2016

    Lovely rooms in a very pleasant setting. Food OK, but pricey. A few Kms out of town, so little to do, therefore always need your driver to go anyway. Pool lovely and TV room very convenient. Listen to the crickets at night.More

    Thank Busterneil
    Response from Gireesh297636, General Manager at Shalimar Spice Garden - An Amritara Private Hideaway

    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. Also as you mentioned in the review, the food is pricey, because...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • US$112 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
    • #4 Family Hotel in Thekkady
    • #7 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
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    Dr. Nitin g
    How far is it from the main attractions in thekkeday and also what activities are available at the hotel ?
    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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    415malvika
    Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
    2 September 2015|
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    Response from Gireesh297636 | Property representative |
    Yes, our front desk will arrange you the ticket for any excursions, if the tickets are available.
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    Garg11256
    I want to post my review.
    15 January 2015|
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