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    Aranya Nivas KTDC

    Kumily, Thekkady 685536, India
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$51
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good44%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    “boat ride” (59 reviews)
    “periyar lake” (55 reviews)
    “the reserve” (35 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 11 October 2016

    No competitors, if the idea of staying inside the Periyar Tiger Reserve, right by the lake appeals. Entry to the reserve closes by 5 PM, so plan accordingly. Quite accessible by road from the Kochi International airport, a good drive, if you like driving. The...More

    1  Thank 19Matt76
    Management response:Responded 21 October 2016

    Thanks for your valuable review . We look forward to continue the same as in the future.

    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    This is a place if you want to waste your time and money. The only plus point is its location, which only valid for the boat ride. If you going with kids, this place is big NO. The activities which they arrange are only for...More

    Thank Amarendra S
    Management response:Responded 21 October 2016

    We are sorry for your inconvenience sir, first of all as we are located in the periyar tiger reserve we are under their authority we have to obey their sanctuary rules , they will close the entrance gate at 5.30 pm, as it will prevent...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016

    This hotel has the potential to be fantastic but at every turn we hit extra charges and extra hassle. We arrived at 19:00 and were told our driver couldn't take us to the hotel past 5pm so we had to wait for a jeep to...More

    Thank Izzy-4ilr
    Management response:Responded 20 October 2016

    We regret for the hassles happened at the forest check post .The entry fee of Rs.450/-is collected by the forest department.The entry fee is valid only till 12.00am in the night.For any other forest activities the entry ticket need to be renewed at Rs.300/-per person.The...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

    Stayed for a night with family, as a trip down memory lane for father in law who used to work there many years ago. The place closes after 5.30pm, but they do not take advantage in any way i.e. pricing etc. The pool is big...More

    Thank lonrp2008 .
    Management response:Responded 21 October 2016

    Thank you so much for the compliments. we look forward to continue the same in the future also.

    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    We bokked directly with hotel, on the day of check in, they called us and inforned about boat ride. Lunch were ordered during our journey to hotel, and ready when we reached. KTDC hotels are well known about good quality of food, we got the...More

    Thank Santhosh R
    Management response:Responded 21 October 2016

    Thank you so much for the compliments. we look forward to continue the same in the future also

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
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    • Concierge
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    • Price range
    • US$54 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Idukki District >
    • Thekkady
    • Also Known As
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    • Aranya Nivas Idukki ,
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    • Aranya Nivas KTDC Thekkady, Kerala
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    sree200k
    20 June 2017|
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    Response from Preethy H | Reviewed this property |
    yes, they have parking facilities available as long as you reach the resort before 5 pm. after 5 they won't let the vehicles in. it is a child friendly hotel.
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    Beesaj
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from manojayyappan | Reviewed this property |
    Cheapest mode is by buses,both govt.and private buses ply the route.use website aanavandi com for bus timings.kottayam-kumily buses..bus stand is nearby the station (2.5 kms)..take a rick to the bus stand,then bus to... More
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    Mohit A
    19 May 2017|
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    Response from aranyanivas | Property representative |
    Yes one day would be enough to visit almost all the attractions in thekkady, boating, sight seeing and trekking.
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