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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This is a 6 rooms palace converted into hotel.it is situated on an island inside Periyar wildlife sanctuary.it can only be reached by boat.boat is arranged by hotel.We stayed here for one night at room no 44. The view is awesome from the room itself.the cook made food on demand which was very tasty.although we could not spot elephants but...

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Thank YAYAVAR v
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Thank you for giving us a 5 star review as our palace pleased you with its royal touch and serenity as this is the only summer retreat built in a fame forest reserve. We will share this review with our entire team and this will help them to motivate themselves thereby to increase their team spirit. We look forward to...

Weybridge surrey
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Sadly, only had breakfast here. Did check out the rooms, luxury with 4 poster beds! Whole hotel on a small island in the Periya National Park. Best place to see elephants. Breakfast was lovely and they have a great chef! Amazing place

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Thank you for giving us such a lovely review regarding your experience at the crowd- pleaser .We would like to welcome you and your ones here for a stay next time with a lot of traits .

Kottayam, India
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

This was our 2 nd visit . Nice location. Friendly staff,good service. Highly recommended for People who want to spend Their time in a peaceful surrounding. Boating arranged by the hotel. Buffet - breakfast,lunch and dinner.

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Thank sobasuresh
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Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, as a peninsular island resort our lake palace always offers a unfading memory of the wilderness with the touch of serenity to everyone who comes to this tropical habitat. We look forward to expect you and your family next time.

Moss Vale, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This is a special place. We left there this morning after two wonderful nights. This is a very well maintained property and the service was faultless - Saji and staff looked after us with a great deal of professionalism and attention. But the highlight was being in this very quiet place in the Periyar Tiger Reserve. We loved watching the...

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Thank you for your fantastic review regarding your stay in ktdc lake palace. Deep inside the green woods perched on the banks of the Periyar lake is this pristine summer retreat or the sylvan abode. Apart from an ideal holiday resort this royal palace welcomes every one to be the king of the island. Each day feedbacks like this motivate...

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This serene historic hotel on an island in a lake in Periyar Wildlife Reserve is a big highlight of our recent trip to south India. Don't miss it--its six rooms mean that there's never a crowd, and the silence is deep and satisfying. Wildlife comes to drink at the lake all the time, and the animals can be viewed from...

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I am very happy that our island resort made your stay a memorable one and i thank you for spending time for giving such a splendid 5 star review. Each day we are inspired by the nature and our satisfied customers and with their applause we are giving a paradisiacal service to our guests . We look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place to have a family holiday and enjoy nature among wild animals. Excellent service by the staff. Good food made specially on request. Highly recommend two nights stay. Very expensive but worth it

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Thank ALGIERS K
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Thank you for your 5star review regarding your stay in ktdc lake palace .Once you arrive here you can feel the incomparable level of hospitality where in this paradisiacal resort where the wind whispers you the mysteries of the wilderness .We will be here to treat you as the kings of the palace , hoping you to see again next...

Reviewed 2 January 2017

1. If you want to spent time at a very peaceful place and relax, this one would make to one of the best. 2. You are in an Island (Maharaja of travancore had a six room palace is converted to KTDC hotel) and only way to reach is Boat (which is arranged by forest department/KTDC) This place is right in...

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Thank you for this splendid review , reviews like this made us to be in this position as we are holding no.1 here since tripadvisor began. Your review is a complete guideline for other guests who wish to have a visit here in this pristine palace. Reviews like this always help our team to offer the service which will be...

Reviewed 27 December 2016

Excellent rooms. Quiet and calm atmosphere with the calls of a hundred birds to keep you company. No phone calls , no horns of cars no loud noises at all.The staff are friendly and hospitable.To them they and the flora and fauna of the reserve forest are one. What struck me above all was their concern for the Periyar reserve...

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Thank Lekha J
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Thank you for your marvellous review regarding your stay in our palace. Leave the cities come to the tranquility where there is no any hustle and bustle of the urban life . Here immerse yourselves in wilderness and here there is our team to offer the best service which will be sweet memories in your mind that will anticipate to...

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We stay two days during the Xmas holidays and felt that t was a fabulous place .Quiet ,serene atmosphere just to relax and that is what we wanted. The room was quite good for two of us and the cots and furniture resembled the ones used in the palace.In fact it was the Maharaja of Travancore s" EDATHAVALAM" (Summer retreat)...

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First of all thank you for spending your valuable time for giving a soulful feedback about your stay in the summer retreat. Our team is always eager to help our guests and treat them as the kings in the solitary island. Once again we welcome you next time to our resort to stay with mother nature.

Navi Mumbai
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This property is a small peninsula. Hence you reach by boat. There are only 6 rooms. We stayed for 1 night. Saji, the site manager and Ranjan, the Chef took good care of us. The facilities in the room are pretty good. We were able to see a peacock inside the premises and a couple of wild elephants after 5...

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As the only peninsular resort in the wilderness KTDC LAKE PALACE always stands as the abode of tranquility and excitements. Thank you sir for posting a marvelous review about your stay at our hotel. Our first priority is our guests and we always do our level best to meet the guest requirements .We will be waiting for you next year...

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Additional Information about KTDC Lake Palace Thekkady

Address: Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: RM682 - RM1,426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — KTDC Lake Palace Thekkady 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Select a front room because at the back you have the generator”
 of 5 bubbles Woodi01, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“there are only six rooms, all are same from inside, one room is premium because it just faces waterhole where animals come to drink water”
 of 5 bubbles viveks570, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are only six rooms in all and each is par excellence.”
 of 5 bubbles , 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ordinary premium rooms are good and one can move out to the benches facing the lake”
 of 5 bubbles drkjayakrishnan, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Stunning views, Value for money”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
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