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    Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort

    44 Gymkhana Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$ 93
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          Kodai - By The Valley, A Sterling Holidays Resort
          481 reviews
          #11 of 76 hotels in Kodaikanal
           
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          Overview
          • Excellent44%
          • Very good38%
          • Average11%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          Kodai - By The Valley, A Sterling Holidays Resort
          481 reviews
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          1 - 5 of 758 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

          Kodai by the lake is a decent resort with all amenities. It's located near the kodai lake n one can have excellent walks around the lake. Rooms are decent n food has also got appreciable variety n taste.

          Thank SKTERI
          Reviewed 6 days ago

          Recently visited the property with my family. Nice accomodation and good rooms. The property is also well maintained. Plus points are cycle option for a nice ride around the lake. It is a 10 km ride and may not be easy for all. Food is...More

          Thank Sreeram K
          Reviewed 6 days ago

          I was there in this property during 21 May to 23rd May and my booking was under name of Akib Naseem. Me and my wife had a great time during our stay at this resort.First of all i am very thankful to Barun Nayak because...More

          Thank amit201
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I visited this property in April 2017 and stayed in the resort for a week. The overall experience was good. What’s good about the resort? - Good location; Very peaceful - Very good food - Reasonable charges for the games in the Activity room -...More

          Thank Prasad N
          Response from SterlingHolidays, Owner at Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays ResortResponded 5 days ago

          Dear Sir, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai – By the Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We are glad that you had a memorable stay with us. Our resort seeks to...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          First time we experienced a awesome and wonderful trip only because of the cab driver and guide Mr. Gopal arranged by the Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort. He was very kind and patience on showing all the places and explaining its...More

          Thank Banu R
          Response from SterlingHolidays, Owner at Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays ResortResponded 5 days ago

          Dear Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai – By the Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We are pleased to know that you had a pleasant stay with us. At Sterling...More

          Kodai - By The Valley, A Sterling Holidays Resort
          481 reviews
          #11 of 76 hotels in Kodaikanal
           
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 90 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Luxury Hotel in Kodaikanal
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 104
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          • Location
          • India >
          • Tamil Nadu >
          • Dindigul District >
          • Kodaikanal
          • Also Known As
          • Sterling Resorts Kodaikanal Lake View Hotel Kodaikanal ,
          • Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort Kodaikanal
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          Traveller (495)
          Room & Suite (87)
          Dining (40)
          Pool & Beach (19)
          Hotel & Grounds (315)
          Family and Play Areas (37)
          Bathroom (5)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Amrita C
          How is d 2 bedroom villa ??how is d view and is it worth it
          19 June 2017|
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          Response from arunamarnath | Reviewed this property |
          2 Bed Room or Twin Apartments are luxurious and can accommodate 6 persons. 1 Bed Rooms with Attached Toilet, one Bed room with a sharing Toilet and 2 persons can stay in the Sofa Cum Bed in the living room. It has a full... More
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          KKusum68
          HI, I have contacted the reception and have asked for a cab to pick up from coimbotore railway station. None have responded yet. Also, would like to know if our accommodation has kitchenette.
          4 May 2017|
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          Response from ajsrinivas | Reviewed this property |
          yes they do have some items , microwave , fridge and you can get some utensils from the hotel
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          Arjun2207
          Hi. Do the premier rooms have balcony ? Are all the premier rooms lake facing ?
          2 May 2017|
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          Response from CSasikumar | Reviewed this property |
          most of the rooms have balcony. suggest to take the ground floor rooms so that the room balcony opens up to the lawan.
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          "Rooms are good and staff is very helpful"
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          "go for privilege type of rooms as it is quite spacey with a living room and a kitchen."
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          "best in off season"
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