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“Apple Valley Kodaikanal” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Apple Valley
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Anna Salai, Kodaikanal 624101, India   |  
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Ranked #36 of 67 Hotels in Kodaikanal
Bangalore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Apple Valley Kodaikanal”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Apple valley in Kodaikanal is located very near to the bus stand. The staff are friendly & helpful. The rooms are clean & neat. Complimentary break fast is good with a lot of items. The choice of bus/cab services to travel in a group or privately is available.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 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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ulhasnagar
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

i am in apple valley kodaikanal hotel for 2 nights with my friend on 26sep and 27 sep.
i enjoyed the trip, especially climate was lovable.
location of apple valley was near market and lake, rooms were clean staff were co-operative and helpful.
food is also nice, in all good place to have holidays.
value for money i can say.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Bangalore
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Hot water system is a total mess. I had to wait for 2 hours to get hot water and had to keep calling reception and finally manager. This was at night 11'o clock after an 8 hour journey with a small baby. They keep turning it off assuming no one is using it
Room service can take more than an hour to deliver a simple lime juice
Hotel location is filthy
Food was served cold and same breakfast menu on all days.
Some food items served were raw and cornflakes were soggy and old (not crispy at all).


  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Our stay at this hotel was a very pleasant one. The room was a Apple Triple Deluxe. It was in the basement. The large windows (one can easily walk through the windows) of the room allowed enough natural light into the room to not make it feel like a dungeon. The location of the room was the only negative part of the stay. The room however was very spacious and had more than enough room to allow us to put in an extra mattress and not make it feel congested. The bed was comfortable and the linen was clean. The toilet was large and clean (i am sure very important to most people). The towels provided were also very clean and replaced daily.

The buffet breakfast was simple and wholesome with the standard fare of south Indian breakfast dishes with the addition of boiled eggs and dosa's to order.

We had one lunch during our stay and it was OK, however they should look at improving the time it takes to serve the food after placing the order. In our case, 4 biryani's took about 40 mins though only 2 other tables were occupied.

The room service is very efficient and hotel staff are very courteous and helpful. The travel desk proved to be very helpful in giving us the needed information and also provided us with a guide to take us around the local attractions. Please note that this is chargeable.

All in all a very good and pleasant holiday stay at Hotel Apple Valley. Will surely stay there if and when we are back in Kodai.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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New Delhi
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

It was an excellent stay. Neat and clean rooms, five star service in a 3 star hotel, good central location and very good food. Very courteous staff. Even the room service was very prompt. One must consider this hotel if planning for Kodaikanal.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Ghaziabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

i stayed for 2 days with family. The room was at basement,hence dark but quiet spacious. the back balcony opens in a street with bad view.the breakfast was really good and food was ok. it is located in middle of town downhill about 1-2 km from lake.

Room Tip: do not take rooms in basement,all deluxe rooms are there.
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
2 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Rooms are very neat and been maintained very well, Team seems to be ever ready to serve with a smile, Rasheed-General Manager has a wonderful set of team and he would be an asset to the organisation.

Food quality has to improve a bit, other wise location is awesome and economical.

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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Hotel Apple Valley

Address: Anna Salai, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #36 of 67 Hotels in Kodaikanal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Apple Valley 2.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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