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KTDC Periyar House

2.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Dist. Idukki, Thekkady 685536, India
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Ranked #37 of 85 Thekkady B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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San Rafael, California
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We chose to stay here because it was inside the Periyar wildlife sanctuary but this didn't turn out to be as much of an advantage as we'd thought it would be. There isn't much to do or see in the sanctuary unless you are on a paid tour (There is a self-guided trail but we were told you must be... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is very decent government property. This is teh middle of the junglr reserve.very economical. The rooms are neat and clean. The food is also good there. They also provide night safari and other jungle packages.So for a night and so not a bad deal at all.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not at all a bad place...close to nature...truly a great experience of living close to nature in a forest.....staff is also nice..gud place to visit........luv to there again...food is ok soo not a bad place.....

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the unfortunate experience of paying upfront for 2 nights stay at Periyar House. The room was dirty and disgusting, it had mould on the ceiling, fungus growing on the door reveal, the shower did not work, light switches were filthy, bed was as hard as a plank of wood with sheets barely covering the mattress, and the wardrobe... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quaint hotel nestled in the middle of a wildlife reserve and walking distance from the Periyar lake. An occasional glimpse of the wild sambar and elephants adds to the excitement. Clean rooms, excellent food and excellent service. As it is inside the reserve entry is not allowed after 5:00. So be sure to reach bfore this closing time.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For its location being inside the Periyar Reserve, Hotel gets full marks. At night, some animals roam around your hotel and it is the best experience to watch them without disturbing them. A true jungle experience with day starting with sunrise and ending with sunset. A nature lovers life. Along with location, Hotel arranges for quick tickets for boat safari... More 

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Thekkady, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

a budget family can stay in periyar house . periyar house main attraction is wild life. in the room only we can see the wild animals but its not predictable . normal days monkeys can see . for the staying guest hotel will arrange the boat ticket on extra payable basis. some special occasion special lunch available in the restaurant... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The hotel is a decent government run hotel - very solid and pleasant furniture, and reasonably well maintained. If you want to visit the Periyar reserve this is a fantastic place to stay. The price was reasonable compared to the alternatives, and it was great staying in the park. The hotel gets the best tickets for the cruise, and allows... More 

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Thane, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Periyar House is situated inside the Periyar Tiger Reserve. A nicely maintained Government property. Conventional rooms with good ambience. Do not expect bell boys to serve you in the room. But rooms are spacious, neat and clean. An ideal spot for family and groups of family. A tidy community room equipped with indoor games tables. Amidst lawn with kids games.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

The hotel was decent. The food was nice, authentic Indian food. Not really much to do, but the boat trip on Periyar lake (many tourists, diesel exhaust and few animals). Instead, go for the two or three day hike (tiger trail) inside the park. Small groups (2-6 people), camping and food included and much more wildlife and views! We stayed... More 

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Address: Dist. Idukki, Thekkady 685536, India
Location: India > Kerala > Thekkady
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — KTDC Periyar House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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