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Sinclairs Retreat Ooty

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Gorishola Road,, Ooty 643001, India
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Ranked #18 of 70 hotels in Ooty
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VB614 Ahmedabad, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Ahmedabad, India
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Reasonably priced. This hotel is located on hills so view from here is breathtaking. It is very close to dodabetta peak and tea factory. Food in the hotel is average. My only complaint is that once we enter ooty, there are hardly any signposts telling us of the direction to this hotel.

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Bangalore, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

it was my first visit to ooty and thankfully we choose Sinclairs Retreat, The location was the USP . Very Calm and Peaceful , far from the hustle bustle of metro life. Nice Rooms, loved the cheese omelette in breakfast. The Best in town.

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Thane, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotels was a last minute selection as we shifted from wayanad to ooty. The hotel location is superbly located. It's just 3 km from the city centre, and hotel provide on request auto rickshaw to go to city centre. View from the hotel is superb, outstanding and marvelous. Being off season I got upgraded to premium room in deluxe... More

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Bangalore, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had an important 4 day meeting at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty which was a complete delight... Its was perfectly organized and executed by all of their well mannered staff with a pleasing smile throughout our stay. A special thanks to the Manager and front office staffs for making it a hazel-free experience. The property's beautiful view , amazing cuisine and... More

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GM_Sinclairs_Ooty, General Manager at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty, responded to this review

Dear Sudarshan, Thank you so much for your wonderful review on Tripadvisor. It was our pleasure to host your team, and I am so glad that your experience was a complete delight. I hope you will visit our other properties at Siliguri, Dooars and Darjeeling and Port Blair. Thank you for appreciating our hotel and hospitality. Please recommend us to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

I along with my family visited the property a month back .it was my 2nd visit to the property though. I must say it's the best place in pity.beautiful uupicturesque location.Excellent staff .they know how you make your stay a memorable one .tasty food .all thanks to the chief chef for making our stay a really wonderful one.each time he... More

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GM_Sinclairs_Ooty, General Manager at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty, responded to this review

Dear Rishi, I am thrilled to read your review and your five star rating, and it's wonderful to hear that you had an excellent trip to Ooty, and a great stay at Sinclairs! The villas are perfect to experience the charm of Ooty's Blue Mountains, and the panoramic valley. They are very popular with groups and families, and I am... More

Bangalore, India
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I spent 2 night at this hotel. I checked in late after a long drive from Blore. I was told that I have a valley view room. True but it was on the ground floor and had a wall blocking the valley view. Anyway, I went for dinner and the service was pathetic. I literally had to wave down the... More

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Following are things I experienced:- 1. The room service was very good. I had booked a Premier Suite but was not very much impressed by the room. The room was small and had very less vacant space. When we checked into the room, the toilet faucet was leaking badly. We called up the housekeeping who fixed it promptly. The room... More

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GM_Sinclairs_Ooty, General Manager at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty, responded to this review

Dear Prashant, Thank you for your detailed review after your stay at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty. I would like to comment on your suggestive improvements. I am sorry to hear that you weren't happy with the a la carte breakfast. Due to low occupancy on 12th June, we did not serve buffet breakfast, and you ordered room service. Our room service... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

First impressions are what set the tone for a stay at any hotel. It took us over an hour to check into our room. But other than that the rooms were average. The bathroom fittings are loosely fitted. Rooms weren't cleaned thoroughly as when extra bed was put in you could see dirt on the floor. Food was okay. No... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

As a family we were looking for a getaway away for a quiet weekend away from city and this was spot on !! The view of the valley from the room was wonderful. Food (specially breakfast) was worth mention. Looking frwd to going there again

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GM_Sinclairs_Ooty, General Manager at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty, responded to this review

Dear Jyoti, I appreciate you take the time out to post your feedback after your recent stay at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty. Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on this public forum. Great to hear that you enjoyed the location and the property, as well as the food. Hope you will visit us soon! Regards, Balaji Royal More

Hyderabad, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Me and my wife celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary June 8, 2014 (3Ds & 2Ns) a superb experience (a royal treatment). A place to be in. A full comfort zone. The best place to enjoy Ooty's nature. Food was excellent (everytime i licked my fingers, the indian way...lol, couldn't help it, so tasty n yummy). Chef and staff members were... More

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GM_Sinclairs_Ooty, General Manager at Sinclairs Retreat Ooty, responded to this review

Dear Sambit, Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I am extremely delighted to hear that you enjoyed every bit of your stay with us. It's great to hear that you loved the food, our hospitality and our property. I hope you will visit us many more times, to celebrate the special occasions in your life! Please join... More

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Address: Gorishola Road,, Ooty 643001, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Ooty
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sinclairs Retreat Ooty 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
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#2 Spa Hotel in Ooty
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Enveloped by the clouds at 8000 feet and located exactly where the "Queen of Nilgiris" was discovered, Sinclairs Retreat Ooty is the highest located hotel in South India and unquestionably the best located hotel in Ooty. The hotel has 79 rooms and suites, and two villas with interiors that are modern and charming. The luxurious rooms are equipped with tea/coffee makers and cable TV. The valley view rooms offer stunning views.The resort is equipped with an array of facilities. This includes a Wi-Fi enabled reception area overlooking a three level-landscaped garden, Deluxe, Superior, Premium Suites and Deluxe/Honeymoon suite, conference and meeting facilities; three halls - Regal, The Windsor and The Summit and an open area - The Terrace. Fine dining at Pine n' Petal, a multicuisine restaurant, The Portico, a coffee bar for beverages and snacks, and High Point Bar, a stylish bar and a cool cocktail lounge.The highlight of the property is a vibrant entertainment and recreation zone with indoor badminton, pool table, table tennis, board games, video games, kids play area, library and lounge. Moreover, the hotel comprises of a fitness centre with gym, steam, sauna, and spa. ... more   less 
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