We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 74 Ooty B&Bs / inns

Marlborough House

Save Saved
You added Marlborough House to your Saves list
123 Havelock Rd | Bandisholai, opposite to Vigilance Office, Ooty 643001, India
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (43)
  • Photos (35)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (12)
  • Location
  • More
Marlborough House
Ranked #9 of 74 Ooty B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Ooty
Check In Check Out
true
Write a Review

43 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    15
    18
    7
    3
    0
See reviews for
21
11
Solo
0
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
chennai
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I stayed with my family for a week from 20th to 27th june 2014. The stay was very relaxing. The hospitality of mrs Jyothi was really gr8. Will def visit again. The heaters worked very well. The suite on tge first floor was really gr8. Srirangan Chennai

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The rooms were as such big but just like any other village house room. Price is quite high considering what they have to offer. For a charge of 500 extra they mentioned breakfast which was upma or pongal for 2 people. They charged tax however did not provide a valid bill. Location is good very near to the botanical gardens... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bangalore, India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Visited Ooty between 20th and 22nd of June. I wasn't expecting much from the place as it was a last minute booking and did not have too many options either but boy ! I was blown away by the simplicity and grandeur of the place. Right in the middle of the city but tucked away from all the hustle bustle.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We had the 2 Bed Room suite on the first floor. The room as such had nothing to complain about, though the toilets could have been better, but the entrance was smelling pretty bad with all those unused beds and furnitures stored near the stairs colleting a lot of dust. The mixed smell of wood polish + unused mattresses and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chennai, India
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed here from 3rd June to 7th June. One of the best Homestay's we have ever stayed. Nice location and away from the hustle and bustle of the ooty town. Special mention to Mrs. Jyothi, the caretaker. Highly recommended. P.s: We stayed with our pet, she just loved it :)

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

...with lovely gardens and reception rooms . The third bed although booked was not set up and the bathroom could have done with a scrub but there was plenty of hot water and the extra bed was made up quickly. The rooms have no tea making facilities but our morning chai was cheerfully delivered by the congeinial staff.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chennai (Madras), India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This is the first time i visited Marlborough House after seeing the reviews in trip advisor.com the place was really homely ,the rooms are very neat,food tastes good and the owner Mr.Prakash is a perfect gentlemen he treats his guest with great hospitality and staff are very kind and service minded.My view is if you want to stay in ooty... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bath, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Probably a unique experience staying in this old colonial house that we were told is an 'illegal' hotel to avoid taxes and so provides virtually no services. We had a choice of three grand rooms with parquet flooring and large double beds and basic en suites but nothing else. Eventually someone came and made up the bed and bought us... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hyderabad, India
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

This property is superb and quite reasonable. If you wish to stay in Ooty and close to the attractions around, this place is quite convenient. However, no in house restaurant but a pleasant lady staying in the property would serve when ordered.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Been there with my friends..good and decent place for stay at good price.. hospitality is good and Ms Jyothi makes sure you get good homely breakfast in the morning.. Overall its a pleasant experience..

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Marlborough House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Marlborough House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Marlborough House

Address: 123 Havelock Rd | Bandisholai, opposite to Vigilance Office, Ooty 643001, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Ooty
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Marlborough House India/Ooty

35 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (36)
Viewed
Family/play areas (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (28)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Ooty with
any amenities

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Marlborough House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer