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    Aranya Nivas KTDC

    Kumily, Thekkady 685536, India
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
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    Room & Suite (56)
    Pool & Beach (39)
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good44%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    “boat ride” (59 reviews)
    “periyar lake” (55 reviews)
    “the reserve” (35 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 416 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Such a well maintained Hotel by a State Govt organisation is unthinkable. Spick & span with very strong wi-fi. Room was so spacious that it can easily accommodate three persons. Bathroom fittings are most modern and house keeping is of high standard. Staff is courteous...More

    1  Thank SPMukherjee
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Hotel is located inside the forest reserve at Thekkady. It's an old but well maintained property and has lots of add on facilities like swimming pool, badminton court, bar, indoor sports room and more. Only problem with the hotel is that since it's inside the...More

    Thank Sumeetbasrani
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The property is very well maintained and staff is extremely helpful and courteous. Apart from the monkey menace, the place has a calm air about it. A perfect place to be close to nature - you can spot variety of birds within the perimeter itself....More

    1  Thank Shamrez Z
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel is situated in Thekkady. This property is of Kerala tourism. Rooms of this property are so so but weather & location of this property is too good. You cant find good food if you are a vegetarian.

    Thank Tushar_Jindal
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The resort is government run and is 3 km inside the tiger reserver forest... guest cannot get in or out of the resort after 5 pm as its forest area people movement is restricted due to animal movement. anyone wishing to evening shopping or late...More

    Thank viabiz
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    449 reviews
    #7 of 43 hotels in Thekkady
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
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    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • US$ 54 - US$ 113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 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
    • Aranya Nivas Ktdc Hotel Thekkady ,
    • Aranya Nivas Idukki ,
    • Aranya Nivas Hotel Idukki ,
    • Aranya Nivas KTDC Thekkady, Kerala
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    Questions & Answers
    19 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.
    6 June 2017|
    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
    Mohit A
    18 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.
    Room Tips
    "First floor rooms are preferred"
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    "First floor forest view"
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    "Take the ground floor rooms; bigger and better"
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    "Deluxe or Premium rooms are the best to choose."
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