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JC Residency
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

The property is really good, nice location not far from the city , just 15 min walk from the lake. The rooms are really spacious and have good view. The food is good. There is alot of space for bonfire and place for kids to play. The staff is really friendly and helpful and makes sure that the stay is comfortable and memorable.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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Thank MonikaMeel
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Sunderesan G, General Manager at JC Residency, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2013

Dear Guest,
We are delighted that you had a great experience while here at JC Residency Kodaikanal.

Our first priority are our guests and I am glad to note that we met your expectations. Our endeavor is to offer comfort with good service and product to all our guests.

I look forward to welcome you back to our hotel.Hoping to give you the best of services and best value for money.

With best regards
Arokiasamy.
General Manager.

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Reviewed August 26, 2013

Stayed with my team of 12 in JC Residency. The location is excellent. It is bang in the city yet far from regular hustle. Market and tourist spots are at walkable distance. The package offered included breakfast which is good if you are starting for early sightseeing. The hill view suite room was pretty big to accommodate four of us with big and neat bathroom.The only trouble was with the room heating mechanism. The hotel staff was quite cooperative and helped to chart out itinerary for local sightseeing. The hotel also has a Children's park, Camp fire area and a small bird zoo too.. There is no bar attached to the hotel but has a pretty good restaurant. I would recommend staying at this place.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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Sunderesan G, General Manager at JC Residency, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2013

Dear Guest,
We are delighted that you had a great experience while here at JC Residency Kodaikanal.

Our first priority are our guests and I am glad to note that we met your expectations. Our endeavor is to offer comfort with good service and product to all our guests.

I look forward to welcome you back to our hotel.Hoping to give you the best of services and best value for money.

With best regards
Arokiasamy.
General Manager.

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Reviewed August 25, 2013

i have stayed here 2 nights, the stay was really nice except few negatives. First i am listing the Pros,
1> Spacious and light filled rooms.
2> Kids play area.
3> Buffet Break fast and Dinner(not i am not saying lunch here)
4> Quite atmosphere inside the hotel.

Now Cons,
1> Even though they claim it is 24 hrs Hot water, it is not so hot during day hours. probably they would have a auto heat mechanism and keep it off always, because if called the maintenance then after 20 mins the hot water is coming.
2> Phone sockets in room is malfunctioning(room no 302 and 304)
3> Lunch is very worst and too expensive, it spoils all other reputation of JC.
4> No so smart front desk executives. my Kids age were 6 and 1, but in the entry they marked as 7 and 11(because of this confusion, there was a delay in bill settling too). even i have already give the age correctly while booking online itself.

All otherwise it was a nice stay for us enjoying the Kodai during its off-season weather.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Prabhakar S
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Sunderesan G, General Manager at JC Residency, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2013

Dear Guest,
We thank you for staying with us at JC Residency Kodaikanal.

Extremely sorry for the inconvenience caused to you during the stay.

With regards to the hot water usually we maintain a temperature of 50-60 degree in the morning and evenings,in the day time only luke warm water is available.

Sorry about the food taste at the restaurant,we will seriously look into the food taste.

The phones have been sorted our now and is now is perfect condition.

I look forward to welcome you back to our hotel.Hoping to give you the best of services and best value for money.
With best regards
Arokiasamy-General Manager

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Reviewed August 11, 2013

This was a wonderful stay in Kodiakanal and specially at JC residency. Service was quite good.
We also got the complementary up gradation from Super Delux to Honeymoon suite at time of arrival.
Only concern was the hot water. Only the warm water was coming. After requesting twice for hot water, we got this.
The staff ( manager- Suresh and spot boy- Ramesh) was very cooperative. Food was average.
Variety can be more but nevertheless, we enjoyed our stay there.

Room Tip: Please call them for Free Pick and drop service from Bus-Stand.
  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Pankaj_M2710
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Sunderesan G, General Manager at JC Residency, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2013

Dear Guest,
We are delighted that you had a great experience while here at JC Residency Kodaikanal.
Our first priority are our guests and I am glad to note that we met your expectations. Our endeavor is to offer comfort with good service and product to all our guests.
I look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel.
Hoping to give you the best of services and best value for money.
With best regards
Arokiasamy
General Manager

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Reviewed July 30, 2013

Only concern towards staying at this Hotel is the room heater. It doesn't heat up at times. And when you ask for a separate heater, it costs you 400 bucks per day. And they never reduce the price too when it is not your mistake... Other than this, everything was good. Nice experience and would certainly recommend this to all.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank goavichu
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Sunderesan G, General Manager at JC Residency, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2013

Dear Guest,
We are delighted that you had a great experience while here at JC Residency Kodaikanal.
Our first priority are our guests and I am glad to note that we met your expectations. Our endeavor is to offer comfort with good service and product to all our guests.
I look forward to welcome you back to our hotel.Hoping to give you the best of services and best value for money.
With best regards
Arokiasamy
General Manager

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