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Chrissie's Hotel

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#13 of 41 Hotels in Thekkady
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chrissie's is a nice and comfortable hotel in a peaceful garden with lovely views from the balcony. We stayed there with our two teenagers in a huge family room, which was in fact more an appartement with seperate sleeping rooms. Staff was very friendly!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights on a recent trip to Kumily. Owners and staff were really friendly and helpful from organising taxis, to making sure the auto-rickshaw arrived on time to make our boat trip and border trek in Periyar. Rooms were quiet, bright and spacious with an excellent balcony. Bathroom was ok, floor could have been cleaner. Close to...

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Cambridge, MA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chrissie's was one of the most comfortable hotels we stayed at during our two week vacation in Kerala. Excellent Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, conveniently located across the street from an excellent café and in a peaceful garden setting with lovely views from our balcony. We only wish we had a chance to meet Adel and try the restaurant but it...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning setting, lovely owners and the food delicious, especially the 4 cheese pizza. A very relaxing stay in quite setting. Great to see the monkeys in the morning. Really enjoyed after many city stays.

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Thank Kylie J
Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice hotel in a great location close to town, you can walk to the important places, but location is fully enclosed in trees, making it feel like you're outside of town, very quiet. Restaurant food is good, rooms are clean, bathroom is nice with western toilet. Owners/managers are very nice and helpful, arranged local taxi and show tickets for...

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Reviewed November 27, 2016

We stayed for two nights and a day here. The location is easy to spot and the hotel has fairly good ambience. The little 'touches' like the paintings on the walls, the decor, the book swap point, tastefully decorated rooms and a tiny garden takes our breath away. Some construction work is happening around the place and was a bit...

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Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at chrissies for a total of 8 nights and loved every second of it! The rooms we stayed in were beautiful with attention payed to all the small details and the balconies offered a nice spot to chill and watch the monkeys. ( we also saw an actual porcupine a family of wild bores and a mouse deer!)...

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Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Really nice hotel. It's a quaint, friendly place that would suit someone looking for a mountain retreat than someone looking for a luxury hotel. The rooms were all adequate, we stayed on the top floor so had wonderful views through the trees. The staff are all very friendly and the monkeys that visit are so cute! Really nice place in...

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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Thekkady was our second stop on our 3 week trip to South Kerala, and looking back, Chrissie's was one of the very nicest places we stayed at. We arrived to a warm reception and were quickly booked in. To reach our room, there was a short walk from the reception/restaurant building through a breathtaking garden with a gazillion different plants...

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Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed November 2, 2016

This is a different hotel. If you go there with proper expectations you will be delighted. The view from the room is like you are in midst of a jungle. Even in daytime you hear the typical insect sounds you would hear late nights in city gardens. The view from our balcony was of trees and trees - nothing else....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chrissie's is a small, friendly hotel set amidst gardens and natural teak forests in a quiet part of Thekkady village, Kerala, South India. Its well-appointed rooms, pretty garden and the relaxing ambiance of its rooftop vegetarian restaurant provide the perfect, peaceful location from which to explore the Periyar Tiger Sanctuary and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The yoga studio with its wooden floor and reaching mountain and forest views, combined with moderate temperatures make Chrissie's a wonderful place for retreats and workshops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chrissie's Hotel

Address: By-Pass Road, Thekkady 685536, India
Location: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: $29 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Chrissies Hotel Thekkady
Chrissie's Hotel Thekkady, Kerala
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Thekkady
#9 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
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“If elders are there, please prefer rooms in the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles Niveditalouis, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“For best view of jungle/ gardens pick a 3rd floor corner room”
 of 5 bubbles 542ceeh, Nov 2, 2016 | Read review
“Low Budget + Bachelors = Perfect Place”
 of 5 bubbles ppgandhi1, Sep 30, 2016 | Read review
“The top floor rooms have lovely views of the jungle and are very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles DenaGig, Jun 15, 2016 | Read review
“Great views from the rooms higher up!”
 of 5 bubbles sallybS5397KO, Mar 28, 2016 | Read review
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