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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cold badly needing refurbishment and food scarce ! Staff stretching portions. Then when paying asked for card number !!! Toilets dirty and smelly. Really not sure how this can be 5 stars !! Very odd having pool in hotel lobby area. Reminded me of Russian type hotel and staff attitudes.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The hotel is present on a mountain top with good valley & mountain views from all sides. You can feel that it is very old hotel which is not maintained well by 1) Smell you get when you enter the lift 2) No air conditioning available or temperature controller available. The room heater provided did not work in one of...

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Taif, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Silent surroundings the hotel is little far away from the town, but the surroundings of the hotels very good, rooms are very spacious, and good. there is a good views of farms and horizons from the hotel.we enjoyed the stay

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

It is a fancy place. Probably a bit old. But one person made us love this place and that is Mr. Krishnamurthy. We had a beautiful time there and we hope to spend many more beautiful days there in the coming months. The view is awesome and breathtaking and as it on a higher level, the mist envelops the hotel....

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Sheila Tharyan, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You, very much, for Your Positive Review, about Our Property. Thanks & Regards G Krishnamoorthy

Reviewed 17 November 2016

Its a bit far away ( almost >2km ) from the city centre. Its good for people coming in their own cars. It has a beautiful lawn. You will have a good view from your room. Suites are just too good. Food can be a concern. Breakfast spread was good and it was complimentary for us. But its good to...

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir / Madam, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You, very much, for Your valuable comment, about Our Property. Thanks & Regards G Krishnamoorthy

Reviewed 11 October 2016

I visited the hotel in the October 2016, The hotel is little far away from the town, but the ambiance of the hotels very good, its spacious, the lobby is gorgeous and room are good. there is a good views point arranged by the hotel, for the horizons and the farms of ootty. In the back, the lawn is very...

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Venugopalan B, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You, very much, for Your valuable, review, about Our Property Regards G Krishnamoorthy

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Location & Accommodation is excellent. Food taste not up to the expectation. If you travel by Bus as group, you may to inform hotel in advance to pick you up in a closest drop point, as the approach road is narrow for about 1KM & Bus can not travel beyond this point. CAR No problem.

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Balaji N, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You, very much, for Your valuable review, about Our Property. Regards G Krishnamoorthy

Reviewed 16 August 2016

We stayed between 12-15th August. Room type: Queens room (Valley view) Pros: location, nice and specious property, number of indoor amenities, service and courteous staffs Cons: Horrible and over-priced foods, under-staffed restaurant (especially on weekends), poor cost to comfort ratio Suggestion: try our major meals outside. We were told they have 32 chefs, unfortunate none seem to be even knowing...

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jayanta, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You very much, for Your valuable comments. The Cons, mentioned by You, will be taken care and rectified. Regards G Krishnamoorthy

Mumbai, India
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Star hotel with best of facilities, ideal location, variety and quality of sumptuous meals. Various facilities for entertainment, games, very good spread of breakfast. Very well behaved staff and excellent service made our stay memorable.

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir / Madam, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You very much, for Your Excellent Comment about our property, facilities & staffs. Regards G Krishnamoorthy

Chandigarh, India
Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's a big disappointment when you have huge expectations from a hotel which is associated with legendary actor Mithun Chakraborty. The hotel looks good from outside but the rooms and the interior is simply crap. No Fans, forget Air Conditioners and rooms unclean and untidy. Will never recommend this property to anyone in future. The breakfast we had in the...

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MonarchOoty, Front Office Manager at The Monarch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir / Madam, Greetings from The Monarch !!!!! We Thank You very much for Your valuable comment. The negative points, mentioned by You will be taken care and rectified. Regards G Krishnamoorthy

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Monarch Hotel

Address: Off Havelock Road | Church Hill, Ooty 643001, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Ooty
Price Range: ₹ 3,288 - ₹ 5,636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Monarch Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 64
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Ooty
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“Go for rooms on higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles RPN31, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose a room in the front, right side of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try QUEENS room for a better view”
 of 5 bubbles JBeing01, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are well located to have best view of the valley.”
 of 5 bubbles 440globetrotter, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go for "Bungalow", "Machans" once upon a time was very good”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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