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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here about 18 years ago on our honeymoon and again recently and its remarkable how well the property has been maintained. The staff are friendly and courteous. The facilities are clean. The view from the room is amazing. Would highly recommend this hotel.

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Thank mmommof3
New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at this report is an experience, the resort is awesome. It's just by the lake so the rooms have great view. They have great space in the report, you can hike a cycle and go around the lake. The Hotel has it's own row boat to take you to a lake tour. Great hospitality, wonderful ppl to help you... More 

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Thank msinha_ns
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to stay in Kodaikanal. One of the resorts having wide array of activities catering to every member of family The staff are amazing and well trained. Clean resort- should appreciate friendly row boatman Stephen Only downside is that it is very costly for average Indian family

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Thank Sundari B
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The management has put the hotel in good hands, THEY NEVER SAY "NO" TO GUEST REQUESTS for enhancing their comfort. Wonderful hospitality and warmth with a smile on all the staff, who would go the extra mile for your comfort. Restaurant food, staff are great , Special efforts by FOM Mr Manukumar & Mr Antony are memorable. Going to Kodaikanal... More 

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Thank Manishjhunjhunwala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had two adjoining rooms with a lovely balcony and fantastic view. I had a toddler with me and the management took care of all my needs - from milk to khichdi being sent to the room, made exactly the way I had requested. Very courteous staff. Had a wonderful stay.

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Thank Arushi M
Erode, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the only 5 star category hotel in Kodaikanal. This hotel is centrally located and accessible to main locations. The rooms are very spacious and well maintained. This hotel has all the facilities like restaurants, bar, swimming pool and a very large car parking. I stayed there for 3 days and two nights and the stay was very memorable.The... More 

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Kollam, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Carlton is the best place to see in kodaikanal. Resort is located in front of Kodaikanal lake & view of lake from resort is excellent. Room, Food & Service are excellent. Break fast & Dinner are included in package

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Madurai, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

If you want to experience a luxurious stay in Kodaikanal, Carlton is the place. Plus you get to feel the old world charm. Set right on the banks of the Kodai Lake and near the Boat House, there is no other place with such a central location. You can actually sit comfortably in your room and look at the the... More 

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Amarnath, We thank you for staying with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay from your positive comments. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit. With warm regards, M.Christopher K DGM More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The hotel rooms and toilet lack basic hygeine. The closet was blood stained. We had to ask the room keeper to clean it. This is not expected from a luxury hotel like carlton. The water was brown and muddy. My daughter refused to take a shower . The bedding is very basic. The only relief was the great view of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The Carlton is the best place I stayed in Kodai. Right location at the lake area with beautiful view of the Lake. Very scenic with private garden. Excellent food. Ask for lake facing rooms. This will enrich your memories.. My kids too liked the stay and preferred to be here than going out. 👍

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Dear Guest, We thank you for staying with us and for your positive comments. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit. With warm regards, M.Christopher K DGM More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover paradise besides a lake amidst virgin hills..only at The Carlton - 5 star hotel in kodaikanal, tamilnadu. One of the best resorts at hill stations in India. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carlton

Address: Lake Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: $127 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carlton 4*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
The Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
Carlton Kodaikanal
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Kodaikanal
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kodaikanal
#3 Spa Hotel in Kodaikanal
#5 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
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