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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Rightfully reviewed as the best property of Kodaikanal. Went there for the second time in the same year and only ended up loving it more. Amazing staff, brilliant location, a heavenly view and great vibes. All the best to the entire team. Look forward to my next visit.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here as family in the second week of October. I have summarized our resort experience below: Pros - Located in the centre of Kodaikanal town, so going around near and far is hassle-free - Resort staff are very friendly and helpful with everything like arranging for sight-seeing trips, ordering special food outside the menu etc. - Rooms are...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

View was nice from the hotel. Very expensive. I felt some of the amenities like heater should be available in the room, cannot be a value added service. Staff was friendly. Food was tasty. Location was good.

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Thank Naseem A
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we spent 3 days at this place in June 2016. what an amazing view. the rooms open up to the great valley fill with clouds. very cozy place and real value for money! so unless you want to spend a lot of money staying at the high end places, this one is a perfect choice. service is also very good....

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear sir Thanks for taking time to share your experience regarding your stay at hotel on trip advisor. we are delighted to know that your stay at hotel was pleasant and you enjoyed the Hospitality and food at hotel. We are pleased to hear that our team made you comfortable . Please do visit us again whenever your plans brings...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, kudos to support staff for the excellent care.. Rooms are expensive for the facility they provide..and the B/fast for additional person of Rs.350 is not worth for the value.For the same price, kodai resort provides a spacious rooms with better facilities & food.

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for Sharing a wonderful review of your memorable stay with us. Our team always strive to create a memorable stay for all our guests, and I am sure that your kind words will give us more energy and help us to improve much more and deliver our best service at all the times. We understand from...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We(family of 4) stayed in their signature suite for couple of days. The room was very cozy, clean and spacious enough for 4(extra mattress provided). The view from the room is really beautiful. I'd recommend staying in their 100 series rooms for the beautiful view. Pros: 1.Great location 2.Excellent hospitality 3.Great food (Don't miss their bread toast with butter) 4.Walk-able...

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Guest It was with great pleasure to have read your comments about your satisfaction of the culinary delights offered, as well as the heartfelt service provided by our team. We will certainly share your wonderful feedback with the team. Thank you so much for your lovely comments about our facilities and services. We are delighted to read that you...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed November 3, 2016

My wife and I stayed for 4 days and got relaxed in peaceful place. We forget time during seeing garden. We stayed signature suite room and could see garden from the room. Staffs are friendly and would like to stay again.

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your kind review following your visit. Your lovely words that Villa Retreat is absolutely best hotel in Kodaikanal is highly appreciated and extremely motivating for our team.We are very lucky to be in such a wonderful part of Kodaikanal that is so accessible to many of the sights and attractions, It is satisfying to...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed November 3, 2016

It was a great experience for me and my family to have a pleasant stay in Villa retreat. Being my first trip to Kodaikanal I was very much conscious on booking the best place to stay to enjoy the nature. This place fulfilled my expectation. Location is just beside Coaker's walk and Bryant park, Kodai Lake are nearby. I booked...

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for choosing Hotel Villa Retreat for your recent visit to Kodaikanal. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and we are especially delighted to read you found our staff to be so hospitable. Our team always strive to create a memorable stay for all our guests, and I am sure that your kind words...

Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms,good restaurant and good service! Best place for taking photos!!The property is peaceful and excellent. It is located near coakers walk and in the slope of coakers walk. The hotel is 100℅ safe and peaceful!

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your kind review following your visit. Your lovely words that Villa Retreat is absolutely best hotel in Kodaikanal is highly appreciated and extremely motivating for our team.We are very lucky to be in such a wonderful part of Kodaikanal that is so accessible to many of the sights and attractions, It is satisfying to...

Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Hotel's right next to coakers walk and opposite to Bryant park (tourist spots). Amazing place with an amazing view (Signature suite). Excellent room service and friendly staffs. Good enough food (North Indian, South Indian & continental) with reasonable price. You can request food which are not in their menu. Food tastes like home food. I liked it very much. Rooms...

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Kodai, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Guest It was with great pleasure to have read your comments about your satisfaction of the culinary delights offered, as well as the heartfelt service provided by our team. We will certainly share your wonderful feedback with the team. Thank you so much for your lovely comments about our facilities and services. We are delighted to read that you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Savour the magic of Kodaikanal from the comfort of your room. We are situated at a Perfect location in kodaikanal with an awesomatic view and excellent walkable access to all sight seeings places. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Retreat

Address: Coakers Walk, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: $59 - $4,299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
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“Some Classic rooms offer a good valley view”
 of 5 bubbles Krishnan30, 1 week ago | Read review
“Signature suite has garden view”
 of 5 bubbles yusukebear, Nov 3, 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms with Valley view”
 of 5 bubbles Rabi_13, Nov 3, 2016 | Read review
“VIlla's come first but the Honeymoon suite leads by a huge margin. These both have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles , Oct 2, 2016 | Read review
“Tak valiye view”
 of 5 bubbles gunaseeland, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
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