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Saratha Vilas

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832 Main Road, Kothamangalam, Karaikudi Taluk 630105 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

Bernard and Michel - the owners of Saratha Vilas - have painstakingly worked to preserve this Chettinad palace and the history of the region. The Vilas are lovely right down to the custom made tiles in the rooms. The food is delightful and the staff...More

Thank LGlancy
Reviewed December 17, 2017

The two French architects who rehabilitated this extraordinary old mansion knew what they were doing. The place is drop dead gorgeous. The rooms are beautiful and have a real sense of history. Dining is covered but outdoors and the food was fabulous. Perhaps the best...More

Thank jjo
Reviewed December 9, 2017

This hotel is a old magnificent residence converted into a small, intimate hotel. As soon as you step through the door you realise that this is a special place. The decor is fantastic and the rooms large and modern. The staff are very welcoming and...More

Thank vse40
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We experienced peace and quiet in fantastic environments in historic buildings renovated with knowledge and greatest of taste. The total opposite of mainstream hotels. Bicycles were provided to explore the surroundings, we had delicious food and swam in the pool. The staff is very caring...More

Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

I love it!!!! I recommand hopefully this guesthouse, housing is very nice and beautiful in Chettiar style with a good taste thanks to two French architects. It's confortable, cozy and a good Feng Shui. The team is very warmful, nice and helpful, some of them...More

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Description
The Saratha Vilas, built by a wealthy Chettiar merchant in the early 1900s, is a prime example of the luxurious mansion unique to the Chettinad region. The 45000 sq. ft. property, including buildings, More courtyards and gardens, has been painstakingly restored, and converted into an eight bedroom heritage hotel by two French architects passionate about the preservation of Chettinad and its history. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$102 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
India > Tamil Nadu > Sivaganga District > Karaikudi Taluk > Kothamangalam
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$102 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
India > Tamil Nadu > Sivaganga District > Karaikudi Taluk > Kothamangalam
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Machikap
February 11, 2015|
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Hello, it is possible to have a table separate. It is very flexible. The guests can also come to the common table whenever they want, and there is not fixed timing for diner. Concerning the consumption of alcohol, the rules... More
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"Rooms 101 and 108 share a large private courtyard with no through traffic!"
wendyrA3682LY
Aug 27, 2018
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"Enjoy. All the rooms are quite wonderful."
F5530SXchriss
Aug 4, 2018
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"All rooms seemed good, plain, not fancy."
U6938LPalanb
Mar 6, 2018
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"Any of the rooms within the main area - not the newer room outside the pavilion area."
Mountainmann
Jan 31, 2018
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