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Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is really nice place in budget. Good staff , good service. Food quality is also nice. Big hotel and nice calm place. Good views from hotel. You can get 2 rooms - Living and Bedroom. Ample parking space. Nothing negative as such

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Had a poor stay. Dont have booking with net banking on their site. Poor infra and beddings are old. No water bottles. No tea etc in room They ask for extra charges even for room heater. Double check if you ask anything. No breakfast in bookings. Poot staff and looks cheap. Not even value for money.

3Thank Kuldip S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I was very skeptical with the reviews of this hotel on trip advisor but had a comfortable stay there. Property is huge (~ 2 acres) and rooms are arranged like individual huts which are quite spacious. Close to the Ooty lake though a little far from the main market. I personally found their restaurant prices a little on high side...

1Thank manumona
Tirunelveli, India
Reviewed 31 December 2016

this hotel is an excellent place to stay near ooty lake. book through online you will get good deal when compared on arrival(or direct) booking. i booked through make my trip.com (MMT) got a good deal. it has cottage rooms.you will like it. one big cons of this hotel is cost of food items. its too high. but you have...

1Thank Kaja M
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 28 December 2016

While you cannot actually see the lake from rooms on top, but it's one of the closet hotel from the famous Ooty lake. I found the rooms little smaller in size than average hotel of same price, but the lobby (with TV, sofa, dining, fireplace) and bathroom (with bathtub as well) were good. For the price we paid, it's pretty...

1Thank Sumi1983
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Good place to stay in Ooty. The rooms are good and well maintained. The food served in the restaurant was also pretty good. Breakfast variety was limited however the lunch and dinner had a good array of choices. I loved my stay over there. :)

Thank Shiba P
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Stayed here for a day and it was an excellent experience overall. Went there without booking in advance and rooms were available. We took the villa in the front which faces the lake and play area within the hotel. If you are going with kids I suggest that you choose the villas even though they are 500 more than the...

Thank Pradeepkumar008
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Located near Ooty lake with hardly any view to lake, mentioned by Google as one of the two haunted hotels in Ooty, booked through Make My Trip a month in advance, specifically mentioned for 2 extra beds and paid for the same. On checking in receptionist says Make My Trip has not paid hotel for extra bed and if required...

2Thank PLINU
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I had been to Lake View with my friends. The rooms were good, although the cottages are located very close to each other but they do have privacy. Room service is not that bad but can be improved.The staff were friendly and courteous. Food was average. I wouldn't mind booking it again during my next trip to Ooty be it...

1Thank sharadsaurav
Chennai, India
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The layout of the villas are good. Villas and the bathroom/toilets are neat. Many of the villas looks recently renovated and is maintained well. Its a good choice for the cost. The villas have a small dining cum drawing room (with a dining table to seat 4), and a bath attached bedroom. Advisable to take indoor slippers if you are...

2Thank akhilachuthan

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Hotel Lakeview sits pretty on an 8 acre stretch of land, on the sensuous terraced slopes of a hill offering a magnificent double spectacle. Even at an ambling pace, you can reach the boathouse in 10 minutes flat, or the bus stand in 15 minutes.The complex has easy access to every part of the town and beyond.Experience the pleasure of living besides Ooty lake with family and friends in the Queen of Hill station.The largest and the most exclusive hill resort in Ooty, Lakeview consists of 123 specially designed, fully independent luxury cottages. Hotel Lakeview is where you begin to experience Ooty. ... more   less 

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Address: West Lake Road, Ooty 643004, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Ooty
Price Range: ₹ 2,150 - ₹ 3,452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Lakeview 3*
Number of rooms: 123
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Lakeview Hotel Ootacamund
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“Better to choose room near the main entrance area. Otherwise one has to walk down several steps.”
  • cottages seen from outside
 of 5 bubbles kunjathur, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book Villa”
 of 5 bubbles Mrinal2487, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for Villa..not sure if deluxe rooms are as good as Villa.”
 of 5 bubbles preityg2016, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“"Go for cottage rooms."”
 of 5 bubbles kajam755, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms nearer to reception recommended for elderly couples .”
 of 5 bubbles Sumi1983, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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