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Cardamom House

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“other guests”(15 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
Airport Transportation
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AN OVERVIEW! Nestling in the Eastern foothills of the mighty Western Ghats, "Cardamom House" overlooks the monsoon dependent "Kamarajar Lake" and is surrounded by unbelievably beautiful mountainous scenery. Recently we have completely upgraded all facilities and now have a superb modern...
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Athoor Village | Athoor Village, Dindigul 624701, India
60.6 km to Madurai Airport
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Cardamom House for only two nights but were looked after incredibly well by Dr Chris Lucas and his staff - excellent meals, including ‘light lunches’ of soup, fresh bread and fresh fruit when that was what we wanted. The situation is incredibly...More

1  Thank JohnT1952
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We spent a very pleasant couple of days here. The site is on several levels but the steps are wide and well illuminated at night. Our room was called Pondicherry and was on the highest level, having fantastic view over the lake and hills from...More

2  Thank Chriscris
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Cardamom House was a lovely 2-night respite for me after visiting some of the cities in South India. The setting is exquisite: overlooking a lake, hills rising behind, and a lovely garden filled with birds. As a solo traveler, I appreciated the smallness of the...More

1  Thank 327Jill
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Lovely homestay in the middle of nowhere. We stayed 5 nights en-route from Tamil Nadu to Kerala and it provided a brilliant peaceful break after the temples and cities. There is a beautiful lake to walk around, and Athoor village is in walking distance but...More

1  Thank Helen O
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Owned by a genial and very interesting retired British doctor with very kind and attentive staff. Very comfortable rooms, with wonderful views, lovely pool, and delicious food. We had a very interesting and informative guided walk by Pandi to Athoor and some of the other...More

2  Thank Paul H
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
US$ 50 - US$ 61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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Price range
US$ 50 - US$ 61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pool & Beach (8)
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Meshell8011
21 November 2017|
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Sorry about the delay but I was in the U.K.when you posted your question We have a Labrador dog ourselves and, provided your dog is toilet trained and well behaved (not aggressive, likely to attack other guests or eat their... More
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"Pondicherry is lovely"
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"All rooms have a view of the lake and a veranda, but those on the lower level are closer to the garden."
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"All the rooms seem to have excellent views and facilities."
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"All rooms had advantages. Saffron was lovely though."
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