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The Carlton

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Lake Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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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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Tiruchirappalli, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

First I will start with housekeeping department , Over all Housekeeping staff are excellent . Very well maintained rooms and bathrooms .hotel garden and Lawn was maintained good . Really excellent stay . I will be back soon .

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Chennai (Madras), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Its a very expensive stay .. but need less to stay .. wonderful places. You will love the stay , they have a lot of in house activities , the boat ride is awesome , you can hire cycles from the hotel , buffet breakfast and dinner has a very wide spread , we loved the food. overall its a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rooms were spacious,well maintained and clean. Lake View from balcony was awesome. There were many activities engaging children and adults - all complimentary - cycling,boating,TT,Badminton,carrom board,ludo,snake & ladder,magic show,housie. Breakfast and Dinner buffet spread was excellent. Hotel is located at the heart of the town and has access to all eating joints - dominos,subway,north and south indian restuarants. Bryant park... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Carlton is set on the banks of Kodai Lake amidst beautiful hills. Each of the rooms have a balcony overlooking the Kodai Lake which makes the stay special. It has beautiful garden landscaping with lots of flora and a nice kids play area. Location is convenient to explore the city on foot. Coaker's walk and top rated restaurants like... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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129 reviews 129 reviews
35 hotel reviews
236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is THE PLACE to stay in Kodaikanal purely from a location standpoint – it’s right on the lake, with mostly lake-facing rooms (especially 401-409 & 501-509 are with sweeping views). It’s an easy walk to the market street (Pastry Corner etc.) uphill and to the lakeside promenade and the boat club downhill – and in spite of its central... More 

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CHENNAI
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153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this hotel to avail their Bar facing the beautiful lake. Thanks to the Bar Manager who suggested me to sit outside and enjoy the panoramic scenic beauty. Outside sitting area is provided with garden umbrella and chairs where one can sit and enjoy their drink added by the scenic beauty of the lake, mountains and greeneries.

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for availing our facilities and for your appreciation of the hotel and its facilities. We look forward to your on your next visit. With warm regards M.Christopher K DGM More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The CARLTON it's really situated in one of the best locations in Kodai canal bang opposite the lake in Kodai The entry itself in the lobby makes u get the feel of standard of hospitality it offers The staff right from bell desks to the restaurant chef and waiters all were setting a good example of good standard hospitality Visiting... More 

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Shinde, We thank you for choosing The Carlton for your stay and for taking time to review the hotel and it’s facilities on this public platform. We are very happy to know that you had a very pleasant stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you and your guests on your next visit sometime in the near... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Carlton is the best place to stay in Kodaikanal. Perfect location literally next to lake. It has very helpful staff, always willing to offer help. All the rooms have lake view either from balcony or windows. Within the hotel there are some good activities like indoor games, mini golf course, library and a very nice and well maintained lawn. Just... More 

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying with us and for taking time time to review the hotel and it's facilities . We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you on your next visit. With warm regards M.Christopher K DGM More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, a great resort for all types of travellers! Excellent location by the lake and wonderful Boat services exclusive for guests to relieve them from standing in long queues! We were 2 adults and a kid and all 3 thoroughly enjoyed the facilities. Beautiful views of the lake and mountains from the room balcony. Even though we checked... More 

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying with us and for sharing your experience on this public forum. Your appreciation has been shared with the concerned which would motivate them. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit. With warm regards, M.Christopher K DGM More 

Hyderabad, India
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to get away from the scorching heat at Hyderabad and zeroed in Kodai. Our decision to stay at the Carlton was because we had heard and read some good reviews. I must admit Carlton had exceeded our expectations right from our check in to the room that we were staying in with breathtaking view of the hills and... More 

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying with and we are happy to know that we could exceed your expectations. We have conveyed your appreciation to all concerned, it would motivate them to achieve higher levels in guest satisfaction. We would definitely be glad to welcome you on your next visit which we eagerly look forward to. M.Christopher K DGM More 

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