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The Carnival Resort

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Naidupuram | Naidupuram, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Ranked #11 of 74 Kodaikanal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Resort is Well Situated not so far from Town, Good Location and Good views from the balcony… Go for the Deluxe rooms which has balcony.. We booked 3 rooms and all are awesome which has good valley views. There are NO Negative remarks to tell abt the resort…. But Positive are more… Fantastic Hospitality to the Guests…. Alagesan Sir... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in "The Carnival" during the first weekend of March 2015. Excellent place to stay in Kodaikanal. The location is too good and rooms are well maintained. They promise and the exactly deliver the same. Special thanks to Mr. Alagesan, Mr. Mani and Mr. Prakash for making this place as my only destination in Kodaikanal in future. The hotel management... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Good and pleasant atmosphere with healthy breeze, superb valley view, nice service, Excellent and wonderful taste food. and Good complimentary breakfast. Resort staff and management very very co-operative & friendly mainly very polite. I would love to go back there for my next trip and would recommend this for everyone.

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Shimla, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Location is good as we have stayed for two nights in january ,15 however heating arrangements were not proper otherwise resort is comfortable for stay the property is located nearly on hill top & there is a great view of dense forest

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Best place to stay in kodaikanal.Very beautiful location. Staff was very freindly and cooperative. You can get the view of pine forest from your room. Resort location is very peaceful. Hotel staff will make all the arrangements for sight-seeing. So just go and chill....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Just returned from the Kodai trip. Stayed at the Carnival hotel from 25th Dec to 27th Dec. Stayed at their Deluxe room forest facing. The room had amazing view of a dense forest from the balcony. Enjoyed the sunrise. . I must mention about the front desk staff, very polite and most courteous I have ever seen. The food was... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Kodaikanal- Called the princess of Nilgiris and it truly deserves this Hotel Carnival- I will call it as hotel only , because it is clearly no resort in facilities - Value for money , affordable rooms with dine options - View from rooms are the one which really makes this hotel to stand apart - Food are good , but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I recommend this resort to every person visiting kodaikanal, it's food is fantastic. The staff is very loving and caring and the restaurant is amazing. It feels like one is at home.I plan to visit this hotel every time I plan a trip in kodaikanal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I happened to choose this resort entirely based on the reviews from TripAdvisor. I was too apprehensive about it, until i reached this place. But we were truly astonished by their service and attitude. The people in this hotel (each and everyone) are trained to overwhelm their guests. The usual check in time was 12:00 noon, but me & my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Very good place with excellent rooms, very good food, outstanding service and the staff is very helpful. They set up two camp fires on the two nights we stayed there. The view from the room in the morning is so good.

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