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Province of Florence, Italy
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best views of the lake any hotel in Kodi can offer! The staff is extremely accommodating and helpful. Not quite happy with the hotel food and the quality of alcohol. Although, the view makes up for all of that! The lake, restaurants, supermarkets is a 3-4 min walk from the hotel. So the location is extremely convenient!... More 

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Thank Arzoo S
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The time spent at the Carlton Hotel was very memorable in India. The hotel is strategically positioned. The climate is just good. the hotel manager is awesome, the hotel staff is amazing. The environment is very welcoming. I enjoyed my stay at the Carlton Hotel. The activities are beautiful. i enjoyed cannooing and cycling.

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Thank Josiline C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They live upto the standard of five star in all aspects except food...not with the taste or quality... the buffet spread is one of the best.... we were expecting some bacon and sausages in the breakfast, but it was shocking that they dont serve pork or beef and they call themselves five star that too in tamilnadu, where most restaurants... More 

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Thank SelvarajanNat
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Their service is really good, room decoration was awesome, foods were really good and taste. Staff were really good , hotel club was really amazing. I enjoyed a lot. We were going tere as a study visit. Hotel GM was really good person, head sheff is really nice he asked us about food

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Thank Shahajada2010
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

First, the location is one of such you say very close to nature, pure and reviving. *The facilities in the room are such that have exceeded those found in most five star hotels i have been to globally. *The room services was excellent and the staff members are welcoming and nice. * It was indeed a memorable stay at Carlton... More 

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Thank Ngozi Maria N
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed with my family and stayed at the Carlton cottage for 4 nights last month . The location is central and beautiful. Excellent staff and housekeeping. We liked the buffet dinner. Unforgettable team...is not enough? Sure, you do not agree: very thoughtful team: always ready to come forward to make the stay of guests comfortable. During interaction with some... More 

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Thank dilip86
Ahmedabad, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice property. 90 years old property but maintained very nicely. Play area for kids is mind blowing with table tennis, badminton, air hockey, chess, snakes and ladders, ludo. Even boat ride is mind blowing. No motor boats allowed.

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Thank saumilsheth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A shocking drive through a litter infested state of Tamil Nadu to arrive at a nice hilltop town of Kodaikanal 8 hours later from Chochin airport. The hotel has s at the end of a horrible little road that is 20 overdue for resurfacing. On arrival it's like being transported to a different time and different place! The grand gate... More 

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Thank Tracy W
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is excellent. The lake is just at its doorsteps. Care has been taken in landscaping. Service in the restaurant was good; I was served the type of tea that I wanted, and my sis-in-law who was ill had a pasta specially prepared by the chef. Al dente and not soggy was pasta is usually served... More 

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Thank sandra k
Bengaluru, India
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights at the Carlton. Location is right in center of the town but is still secluded and quite private. It was a great experience from the moment we checked in. Staff were really courteous and always greeting us with a smile. Rooms were spacious, clean and with great view of the lake. Complimentary breakfast was exemplary... More 

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover paradise besides a lake amidst virgin hills..only at The Carlton - 5 star hotel in kodaikanal, tamilnadu. One of the best resorts at hill stations in India. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carlton

Address: Lake Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: ₹ 7,455 - ₹ 15,594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carlton 4*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
The Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
Carlton Kodaikanal
The Carlton Kodaikanal
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kodaikanal
#2 Spa Hotel in Kodaikanal
#2 Business Hotel in Kodaikanal
#5 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
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