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Swannanoa, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a beautiful day in the jungle outside the Periyal National Park in the mountainous Western Ghats of Kerala, southern India. Our Elephant (Laxmi) was gentle and sure footed. The ride was about 1 hour long and then the had a short show. This is how the elephants earn their keep...even though it would be better (but not possible)...

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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I made the reservation through an online travel company but the hotel is closed. Any how i got a refund but it is a very poor thing. They could inform me better so that i can reserve some other hotel. This is my third visit to thekkady, this time there is no boating, no rooms etc...................

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place to stay for a relaxing vacation. Though this place is near to Thekkady town, it will not carry the noise of it. Liked the welcome from the hotel staff during the check in. Reception and front office staff are quick and good. Rooms are spacious and clean. Balcony of the rooms are elegant with traditional wooden railings....

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We chose this place online but were not disappointed when we landed up here. The place lives upto its ranking and our stay was comfortable and memorable. The cottages are cosy and well appointed and the service is good. We found the staff helpful. Definitely a return visit kind of place

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Jalgaon, India
Reviewed 8 March 2017

we booked this hotel after reading good reviews. they accepted our booking for 22 feb 2017. this hotel was already sealed by bank. after internet search i had to change bookings to poetree sarovar. which was again a horrible experience.

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Thank aditbajoria
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

For the rates the property is average. Rooms are normal and nothing luxurious for the money that you pay. They do not have any view to any scenic location. At much lesser cost, you can go to Abad and have a better experience. Food is overrated and quality is bad. We ordered a Kerala fish curry and they used frozen...

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Thank Preethy H
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I would not recommend this Hotel rather this group and you should never give advance payment for the booking of rooms. They are not fair in dealing neither service is guaranteed. I have booked for four nights from 26th Dec 2016 till 30th Dec 2016 at The Elephant Court Thekkady. While the first two nights I enjoyed the stay over...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Rooms were spacious, clean, and quiet. The location is great, just a short walk along to shops and park's booking office. Food was very good. Good selection at breakfast. The only thing was the bathroom was a little dated and in need of some TLC, and the pool was absolutely freezing!

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Thank glitteringcloud
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A good quality hotel with good access to the wildlife park and the local tourist facilities. We enjoyed the food. Staff went out of their way to make sure we had breakfast after an early morning safari. Watch out for the monkeys!

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Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This hotel has a very nice setting and we really enjoyed our stay. Friendly staff and good food. Pool looked nice although we did not have time to enjoy it. We had a spacious room and slept really well. Food was good.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"The Elephant Court" is the one and only classified 5 star resort and is largest and most luxurious resort at Thekkady and Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The resort is conveniently located near the Periyar Tiger Reserve and all major tourist attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elephant Court

Address: Amalambika Road, Thekkady 685 536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: RM603 - RM1,700 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Elephant Court 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
The Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady
Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady
Elephant Court Thekkady
The Elephant Court Thekkady, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
#6 Luxury Hotel in Thekkady
#8 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
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“Nothing specific”
afzalJodhpur, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are quiet and set up like duplexes.”
miltonzaiffdeen, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It was nice to be near to the swimming pool.”
Safariwoman, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not for room, for service..”
murelee907, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Individual cottages will offer more privacy”
sandeepp280, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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