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The Carlton

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lake Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Ranked #3 of 64 hotels in Kodaikanal
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, hospitality Prime location Each room has a lake view Enjoyed cycling, boating which were included in the package itself plenty recreation activities like reading, badminton, table tennis, carroms etc

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Udamalpet, Tamil Nadu, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We friends on celebration about 80 members stayed and enjoyed the the room, location,climate and the stay. Rooms are very neat and definitely 5 star. I stayed 16 years back for honey moon WE enjoyed the hospitality during that time itself. Every room has the balcony, spacious room and the location near the lake with panoramic view was good. Food... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You do feel privlieged when you check-in.Ambience and Hospitality is very pleasant.The restaurant servants were very co-operative and food was excellent.They make special food items from where you come.3 days will be a good trip to Kodaikanal

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Salem, India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Carlton is one of the best property in kodai located near the lake . The checkin was a breeze with spl discount in the tariff with extended checkout . The staff were courteous The hotel had all the facility you can ask for . The rooms were comfortable with balcony facing the lake Only down side was noise from the... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best place to stay in Kodaikanal with prime location facing the lake and service with smile including travel desk and Cottage for Families.Trained staff excellent food and good room service with add on complimentaries.Best time to visit in Off season and enjoy the ambience and hospitality of Raheja group enjoy the boat ride in the lake and cycling around the... More

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Visakhapatnam, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The carlton is one of the best hotel in kodaikanal i have seen. It is quite opp to the lake and the view from hotel room is like heaven i have seen ever in the earth and shikara ride,& born fire music is also good, the nature behind the hotel is too good and excellent like heaven i have seen... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Stayed on a weekend with friends. Had a fabulous outing!! Hotel at the heart of Kodai!!! On the edge of the lake with a very scenic view of it and the woods nearby. You can take a stroll along the lake by going out of the rear entrance of the hotel then come back leisurely !!!!! If you have been... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We were at the hotel last week..a good location on the lake..stay got better with good weather.We were in agroup and asked for camp fire.A small camp fire with music was arranged and the group enjoyed dancing for a few hours.The club has some outdoor and indoor game facilities. The boat ride and cycle ride was good and relaxing.. a... More

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LONDON
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121 reviews 121 reviews
96 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed in one of the three cottages separate from the main building on a little elevated lawn. It comprised three large rooms; a sitting room, a bedroom and a bathroom furnished in a quite grand style – swagged curtains, dark furniture, double candelabra light fittings. There were two flat-screen televisions. Four little white bud vases of flowers added a... More

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Beccles, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We spent 2 nights here on a 3 wk trip across Southern India. Big impersonal hotel aimed at the Indian holiday market. Almost empty when we visited.Rather expected Jack Nicholson to prowl the corridors. The staff tried to be helpful but seemed badly trained. Meals were all self service canteen food. There were never more than 4-6 people in the... More

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Also Known As:
The Carlton Hotel
The Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
Carlton Kodaikanal
Address: Lake Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Kodaikanal
#3 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carlton 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Discover paradise besides a lake amidst virgin hills..only at The Carlton - 5 star hotel in kodaikanal, tamilnadu. One of the best resorts at hill stations in India. ... more   less 
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