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Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort

44, Gymkhana Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Ranked #8 of 64 hotels in Kodaikanal
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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Chennai (Madras), India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I write this review primarily for members of Sterling Holiday Resorts who over the past few years have been time and again disappointed in the maintenance and quality of the properties. At this visit to Sterling Kodai by the lake (earlier known as Sterling Lake View) we were struck by the vast quality improvements over the past few years. This... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

i liked to stay in sterling resort in kodaikanal , i have booked my rooms through on-line , when i called the resort to reconfirm my booking Mr.Jia ( front desk )spoke to me and confirmed my booking ,i request for good room . the room offered me was excellent with good view. all was good they had many varieties... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is very big but well maintained. Food quality is good and spread also large. This resort overlooks lake. Other surrounding are also soothing. Resort staff keep you busy with some activities even if you are not going for sightseeing. Rooms are well maintained.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice property suitably located near Kodai lake We were allotted a cottage with 2 bed rooms & 1 hall wit a mini kitchen,although we has booked for 2 deluxe rooms Property was typically 2 small bedrooms ,were lot of difficulty was faced opening our luggages to unpack,kitchen space was waste 1st floor b/room was provided with TV,ground floor had no... More

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Pune, India
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10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a week at this resort recently. There has been over all improvement in all aspects. It now certainly deserves the Gold Crown rating awarded by RCI. The two bedroom apartment was tastefully furnished. The buffet in the restaurant offered a wide choice of dishes and the preparations were superb. Service was good. They also laid out a private... More

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

This place overlooking the lake is perhaps the most premium property in Kodaikanal. Great rooms, service, food and a wonderful restaurant with authentic cuisine and a great ambience by the lake. Staying any other place is not an option in Kodai!

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Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here several times and now it has been renovated a lot, and still it's the best place to stay in Kodai. You no need to drive your car to the lake for a early morning walk in the lake. You can just start your morning walk right from the hotel as it is located by the lake... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is right across the lake and had good play area for kids, although the service was a bit slow, all employees were very courteous and friendly. The group activities were fun as well !!!!!!!!!

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Bangalore, India
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As an RCI member, I had earlier been to Sterling resorts in Ooty and Munnar which I had found to be average. But "By The Lake" changed my perspective. Just before we visited, the resort had been renovated with rooms having a modern theme. We were two familes and I had taken two 1BHK units opposite to each other. We... More

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Margao, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best place to stay in Kodai is the Kodai By the lake, Sterling Resort. View of the lake from the resort... They have an excellent property, very well maintained rooms. The food was excellent with lots of variety. They have lot of activities which are scheduled. Travel desk helps with sightseeing. Mr. Gopalan who took us around during our... More

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Also Known As:
Sterling Resorts Kodaikanal Lake View Hotel
Sterling Resorts Kodaikanal Lake View Hotel Kodaikanal
Address: 44, Gymkhana Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
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Ranked #8 of 64 hotels in Kodaikanal
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