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Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort

44, Gymkhana Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Madurai, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

A month back, in Sept 2013, I was in Kodai along with few friends. I could see the evolution of Sterling Kodai By the Lake resort over a period of time. Right now I can rate it as excellent. Right from the theme based dining hall(s) to aestically made up rooms, it is awesome. No doubt ala-cart food may be... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

I was here after 5 years. A lot has changed. The renovated place is very good along with the friendly and helpful staff. The holiday activity center really kept the kids entertained. Special mention to the friendly and chirpy staff at the activity center. Overall a great experience. The only negatives are a slightly expensive restaurant and bad mobile network... More

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Bangalore, India
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10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

I did stay at Kodai by the Lake during the 2nd week of October, 2013. The directions to the resort is very obscure, but people around do help out. The resort is nice, located, though by the lake, but it is 500 metres away. The food is expensive, it is a personal thought, but there are some good restaurants in... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Excellent staff fabulous food superb place to stay. Was there for my honeymoon 17 yrs back came back with kids this time. Kids had a wonderful time pplaying ggames at activity centre. Great ambience . Lots of greenery . Most memorable trip and sure to come back for more.

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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Nice resort with welcoming and friendly staff.keep children engaged with range of fun activities.we had good and comfortable stay of four days.food was also gud.i wud have liked more if u had separate veg restaurant.

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Mumbai
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We had been here for our Honeymoon. and upon check-in we found that the resort is the oldest resort of Sterling Holidays. Rooms - Too Bad. Stinky. My wife was really afraid to stay in these rooms. Food - Not upto the mark. Instead we liked pizzas from the Pizza Corner in the market. View - Very Good.

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SterlingHolidays, Owner at Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam, Greetings from Sterling Holidays! We are extremely concerned about your experience at Kodai-By The Lake. We have taken note of your complaints and have brought them to the notice of our resort management. We hope that you will visit us again and give us an opportunity to showcase that Sterling Holidays is committed to delivering high service standards... More

Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Exellent location of the Resort(near the lake) but Reconstruction still going on in some parts of resort.Fun Rangers are good especially Barun/Mathan.Kids will enjoy the play area.Food was tasty.Housekeeping needs improvement.Hot water is not available 24 hours.Intercom facilities cannot be relied. Expect Delay at Check in counter.

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Jammu City, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

The stay in the Resort was very comfortable,relaxing and pleasant. Also the trips and games organized by the holiday activity centre was the add-on advantage. The Subuthi SPA is another attraction in this resort which provides the variety of massages for relaxing the body and mind after the full day sight seeing.Staff was gentle and quickly respond to the queries.

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We booked this resort for 4 nights based on a good Rating by Trip Advisor & we are glad we made this choice. Our first experience on arrival at the Resort, after check- in, was an enjoyable ride in the Golf Cart from the Reception to our Room - up the winding pathway lined with green, landscaped lawns & colourful... More

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Bangalore
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

- My experience @ Kodai - By The Lake was nice and satisfactory. 1. Location: Ease of access - The property is located near the lake. 2. Maintenance: Landscaping is good and the Rooms are maintained properly. 3. Food: Value for Money - I really loved the food and their service was outstanding.

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Address: 44, Gymkhana Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 104
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Sterling Resorts Kodaikanal Lake View Hotel Kodaikanal

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