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    Aranya Nivas KTDC

    Kumily, Thekkady 685536, India
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    • Excellent27%
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    91 - 95 of 423 reviews

    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

    Reviewed 30 September 2016

    the resort is inside the forest; closes by 6pm. advantage is you can enjoy periyar lake boating anytime; you should book the first boat in morning for a boat ride in periyar forest. recommended for photographers and wild life fans

    1  Thank ppgandhi1
    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 25 September 2016

    We has stayed in KTDC Aranya Niwas in September 2016. A decent place to stay inside the woods. Good clean room. Nice bathroom and the toiletries offered were very good. Service was not good though front desk was helpful. Breakfast was just OK. The good...More

    Thank Agarwal_Adarsh
    Management response:Responded 22 October 2016

    Firstly i would like to thank you Sir for taking the time to advise of your recent stay at Aranya nivas , Thekkady. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary , improve upon the...More

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    • Pool
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$50 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #9 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Kerala >
    • Idukki District >
    • Thekkady
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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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