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The Elephant Court

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Amalambika Road Near Boating Land, Thekkady 685536 India See on map
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the best and a peaceful place to be in.... dint feel like exploring the city much as the environment here was so relaxing and welcoming...staff are very friendly abd professional... Karthik and the team is an amazing bunch.

1  Thank Compass816273
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are from Rajasthan .Our tour we started from Cochin to munnar and from there to thekkady. After the flood everywhere no proplem.safe to travel all the activities are on.Over all hospitality is excellent, in elephant court.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent service overall, definitely among the best. Food is really good, and the staff is very polite and attentive, which makes the dining experience unforgettable. Front desk helped us throughout our stay and accommodated all our requests promptly. We were treated really well which encouraged...More

1  Thank deepumohan
Response from IntergrandeMgmt, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 4 days ago

Dear Deepu, "Greetings from The Elephant Court" Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed so many aspects that make our resort special and that we exceeded your expectations. We are...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a warm welcome at the entrance, the hotel rooms was very spacious,clean and perfect, the location of this property was excellent and very near access to periyar tiger reserve & all other activities All the staffs are superb and friendly very humble to...More

Thank james j
Response from IntergrandeMgmt, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 4 days ago

Dear James, ' Greetings from The Elephant Court' Many thanks for your valuable time to review on The Elephant Court.We are delighted to know that you had a memorable experience in our Resort. Your valuable feedback on our food,service from all the staff and the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit in Elephant Court.We are very happy to see everything is back in Kerala after the horrible days.In Elephant Court all activities are restarted and it's very enjoyable.Again and again the staffs surprise us with their excellent service and smiling faces....More

Thank Retentiva
Response from IntergrandeMgmt, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, ' Greetings from The Elephant Court' Many thanks for your valuable time to review on The Elephant Court .We are delighted to know that you had a memorable experience on your second visit in our Resort. Once again thank you so much to...More

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"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 ...More and all major tourist attractions. Less
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
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US$ 50 - US$ 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady
Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady
Elephant Court Thekkady
The Elephant Court Thekkady, Kerala
India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Traveller (717)
Room & Suite (161)
Pool & Beach (55)
Dining (34)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (24)
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Santhosh R
26 August 2016|
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Response from Mrudula N | Reviewed this property |
All the rooms have AC. now. although it's not needed according to the climate there. There are also lot of changes now. They have an activity centre and the coordinators are really helpful.
13 February 2015|
Response from suraj232014 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I were planning to take the Periyar boat tour, but we missed it. From what I heard from the Hotel Receptionist that you need to buy the ticket ahead of time and make sure the tickets are registered under your... More
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"Garden Room"
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"Personally, we loved the room we stayed in- one of the patio rooms."
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"Close to the pool side"
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"I stayed in patio room which is excellent."
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