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Sinclairs Retreat Ooty

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Gorishola Road,, Ooty 643001, 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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Bangalore, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went as a small group and booked 3 rooms. So all of us had information to share about the experience and unfortunately none of us have very nice things to say about the place. The quality of the rooms was poor. Walls patched up and ugly. The beds were ones you would expect at a cheap motel. Room service... More

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for a three day, two night stay. Am still undecided on the verdict. In a nutshell - good food,nice in room service. great view, helpful staff in general, upgrade provided as well. However, stinky smell, wall patches, dirt, lack of courtesy for customer, reckless charging, poor bedding etc. Let me start off with the pros: 1. Location -... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely maintained place with exceptional food provided. Located at the peak of the mountain and has good aerial view. The front desk gave me all the relevant information in regards to sight seeing. Special mention about two guys at the reception named Hithay & Kushal. Good job done guys. Keep it up. My stay was mesmerizing because of them. Only... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was with my wife on a quick break. A hotel with a beautiful romantic & scenic view, humble and helpful staff, definitely recommended for stay. Good food but a little expensive. Nevertheless a very comfortable stay!!!

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me, my husband and our daughter aged 6 + years stayed in room 327 from 9th to 11th August 2014. Check in took almost 45 minutes and we were very tired as it was after a long journey from Mysore. On the first night itself, the heater in the room broke around 2.30 a.m. and we informed housekeeping department. One... More

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Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went alongwith my wife and daughter. A very nice place to stay. Hotel was clean and the view from the room is very good. They provided a heater which was really comforting. Buffet breakfast was nice. Overall a nice place to stay especially for couples.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this property in first week of Aug. And its not a value for money hotel. Overpriced in every sense. Cons: 1)Virtually no WiFi, as it doesn't work most of time 2)Food very average types. 3)Problems with shower in the bathroom 4)Location of hotel is difficult to access. U won't get an auto from or near the hotel and u... More

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Bangalore, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a really sin to book a room in Sin(clairs) Retreat. Stinking lobby, room is not properly cleaned and food is too costly with decent taste. We visited last week of july 2014, had worst experience till this date.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Take a room facing the mountains from were you can view the excellent city top view,this is the highlight of this place ...Fantastic location, service, good food,comfort stay, nice ambience and Helpful staff, what else you can ask for, looking forward to visit again!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a regular visitor to the OOTY Hill Station. I visit every year on my vacation to India and have stayed at various Hotels with 5 Star Standard. This time I chose to stay at "Sinclairs Retreat". OVERALL ITS A NICE HOTEL TO STAY WITH A GOOD RATE! Let me start with the Positives and end with my recommendations: The... 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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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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