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Reviewed 23 February 2015

Booked this hotel for a two night stay. We liked the hospitality of the staff, food served in their restaurant which is highly inspired by old English cottages. Though one of the main attraction of this hotel, the garden right infront of the restaurant facing the valley, was closed for renovation. We opted for kodai view room. Rooms were clean...

3Thank RY05
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Mindblowing sunrise and sunset views, cozy and comfortable rooms, excellent service and hospitality..totally impressed. The staff are very courteous, friendly and extremely polite. The food is very tasty and home-made like and the view from the rooms are superb. Definitely recommended.

2Thank VividTraveller2015
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 22 February 2015

I stayed with my family at Villa Retreat for 3 days. It was a great trip, thoroughly enjoyed the stay. We had booked the villa and so got a homely feeling with tasty food cooked especially for us. The staffs are really nice and hospitable. Had a wonderful time with my family.

2Thank AnsiyaNigam
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Stayed in this hotel with my family - wife and 6yrs old daughter. Nice hotel, efficient and helping staff. Good location and good food. They have nice garden outside the café and you can have your breakfast overlooking beautiful valley.

Thank Aditya_Traveller
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 February 2015

After the fantastic views, the chief asset of Villa Retreat are the staff. All are friendly and keen to help. The hotel is situated at the north end of Coaker's walk so you may take breakfast with the same scenic outlook. Take a room with view if possible as those without can be a bit cold and dark.

Thank louisageary
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 12 February 2015

We stayed at Villa Retreat for 4 nights.The establishment is tucked away next to Coakers Walk,with spectacular views of the valley from the well kept garden(Breakfast is also served in garden area).Villa retreat is centrally situated, making it easy to go to many attractions. Staff are well trained and gives full attention to detail to make ones stay even more...

Thank JohanAbsynth
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Kodaikanal has been an awesome trip for me and my wife because of the hospitality that we have received from the hotel and the guide arranged by the hotel staff. First of all the Valley View Mini rooms had an awesome nature view, though the rooms are small but good enough for a couple. The staff are awesome people. They...

Thank Debjeet_Dey
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Hi everyone, We stayed at the villa retreat last weekend, and had a mixed experience, most of it being good though. The place is a delight, very well appointed, clean with great views. The garden is immaculately kept with flowers and creepers everywhere. The location or rather the view is the highlight of this place. Location, is nice, right next...

Thank Shalini B
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the villa retreat for 4 days. While booking I did wonder what I would do in kodaikanal for 4 days..but when u stay in a wonderfully done english mansion with awesome views and fireplace, good service...4 days are not enough. The villa is very romantic ..if you like long serene walks, breakfast overlooking the misty coakers walk,...

2Thank Menaka R
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed at this location from 2nd Jan to 4th Jan and we really were extremely delighted with the hospitality of the entire staff.. few crucial points for opting this resort 1.location--big plus both for accessibility(near bus stand) and view from the resort(located on side of coaker's walk,you get to see the view of valley through out the day and...

1Thank PNS79

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Savour the magic of Kodaikanal from the comfort of your room. We are situated at a Perfect location in kodaikanal with an awesomatic view and excellent walkable access to all sight seeings places. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Retreat

Address: Coakers Walk | Noyce road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: ₹ 3,501 - ₹ 12,252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Villa Retreat Kodaikanal
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
#2 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
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Bengaluru, India
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“Ask for rooms in the heritage block take Room No 107, 108 or 103 for the shear view it offers.”
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Anandbr, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“rooms by the garden have best view”
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“Choose room 108 for excellent views”
Gowrig684, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the Signature Suite... It is worth it”
MaxieRichard, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Signature Suite is recommended”
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