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Lakeside Guest House

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Holding the prime position on Kamarajar Dam, with excellent views of the lake and mountains, Lakeside will give you an unrivalled experience of rural India in accommodation run to Western standards by its resident British owners. Lakeside offers a high standard of food served by attentive, but unobtrusive, staff.The property offers rooms in the main building as well as more spacious individual cottages; all accommodation has lake views; air conditioning is available in some. The buildings are set in 4.5 acres of landscaped gardens with a further 3 acres of undeveloped land, bordering the Reserve Forest, which is retained as a haven for wildlife; guests are free to walk here to enjoy the environment. The quiet seclusion of Lakeside makes it an ideal stop for western travellers on a tour of south India, as well as a quiet retreat for businessmen visiting Madurai or those seeking a weekend break from nearby Indian cities. The owners of Lakeside also offer a 10 day holiday package, ideal for foreign guests wishing to add a unique experience of rural India to the usual tourist visits.(Please note, Lakeside does not accommodate children under the age of 5)
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Air Conditioning
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Madurai Airport60 km
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All reviews the cottages swimming pool board games idyllic setting common tv room family or friends visit this place rural life round the lake quiet place everyday life bird watching local village two nights small village each evening excellent staff
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Arriving at Lakeside is quite amazing - the view from the view from the veranda is out of this world - across the reservoir to the mountains beyond. Kennedy is a welcoming presence and a really lovely guy to chat to. The bungalows are quite...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank simonjt
Reviewed 24 March 2018

I call it “home” primarily for the warmth that is extended by the entire team of Lakeside right from its owner Ms Meenakshi Arvind, the manager Mr Kennedy and the all-rounders Mani, Bala, Ganapathy and Pandi to their guests. The place is neat and well...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank JithuX
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely place with beautiful scenary.enjoyed seeing the morning sunrise and chirping of different birds. good food ,pleasantful atmosphere, Lakeside gardern,all this made our trip really fantastic.a place to relax with friends and family.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Kavitha A
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome, fantastic experience with friends. I would never miss the opportunity of being there. Every single detail regarding Food, stay, service etc is carefully planned. A serene atmosphere and one could feel the abundance flowing through the resort.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Suresh K
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

A few of my friends met at lakeside after a long time. The ambience and scenery is great. If you love birds ,it's a great place. Loved the food and helpful staff If you are looking for a tranquility and nature.Lakeside is the best..

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank 512sudhas
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"get up early to picture the nature, lots of birds, squirels and butterflies"
27 Feb 2018
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"Take a lake facing room"
24 Dec 2017
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"Rooms or cottages, both best"
4 Oct 2017
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"If you don't want to walk far then choose a room in the main building."
5 Mar 2017
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US$61 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaTamil NaduDindigul DistrictDindigul
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