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    Aranya Nivas KTDC

    Kumily, Thekkady 685536, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good43%
    • Average17%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “boat ride” (60 reviews)
    “periyar lake” (56 reviews)
    “beer parlour” (11 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    This lodge is situated in the forest and so the movement of guests outside the hotel is closed at 5pm. Do remember to check in before 5pm if you have booked a room. We were lucky to get the Periyar lake safari tickets from the...More

    Thank Samir P
    Management response:Responded 9 November 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write of your recent experience at Aranya nivas and for your wonderful comments. We are glad that you had a lovely stay at our pristine resort.We really do appreciate you mentioning the most enjoyed aspects of your stay....More

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    Me and My husband visited Thekkady last month and we stayed in Aranya Nivas . Staying in Aranya Nivas actually enhanced our vacation experience. Every staff member with whom we came in contact was attentive and kind including all the staffs in housekeeping . We...More

    1  Thank HelnaJames
    Management response:Responded 2 November 2016

    Thank you very much for your wonderful words. This feedback really encourage us to serve better. Hope you will refer this resort to friends and dear ones who has requirements at Thekkady.

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    This hotel is set in a most peaceful setting. Rooms are lovely, modern and clean. Keep your windows closed to keep the monkeys out. The dining room is excellent. When dealing with the front desk opt to consult the women. After a brief complimentary wifi...More

    Thank puneman
    Management response:Responded 2 November 2016

    Thanks a lot for your feedback These feedback really boost our spirit to keep going. We are happy to find that your stay at our resort was enjoyable. We are very sorry for your inconvenience regarding the wifi usage , hereafter we will try to...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

    After a long trip from Munnar, we reached ktdc around 4 PM but were told that our allotted room is not yet vacated. It will take another 20 minutes and were politely requested to take a look at the property. But the problem had just...More

    Thank Imteyazulhaque
    Management response:Responded 1 November 2016

    Greetings from aranya nivas , Thank you for sharing your reviews with us in Trip Advisor. Guest reviews are always welcome as they help us to know where we need to improve our service standards. We are extremely sorry for the inconvenience caused to you...More

    Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

    Visited first time. Nice stay with friends. Cool and enchanting climate Typical Malabar foods. Easily accessible from all the nearby view points. Worth for money. Highly recommended for family and friends..More

    1  Thank SathyaMoorthy V
    Management response:Responded 24 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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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 83 - US$ 205 (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
    • Aranya Nivas Ktdc Hotel Thekkady ,
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    • Aranya Nivas KTDC Thekkady, Kerala
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    NishiNupur
    7 October 2017|
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    Response from markosemy | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. You get a mixture of north and South Indian foods over there
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    sree200k
    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.
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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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    "All rooms give view of the forest. Ask for rooms with view of forest and river Periyar"
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    "Rooms 116 -128, first floor, Tall tropical forest trees view."
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    "Specificaly ask for rooms with Queen size or king size beds."
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    "Try taking the higher category rooms - they have AC"
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