We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Aranya Nivas KTDC

Share
Traveller (449)
Pool & Beach (104)
Room & Suite (85)
Overview
Kumily, Thekkady 685536 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
7 Oct8 Oct
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$66.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Thekkady hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "255e7526963a42a2bab9d0450501477e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":606821,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[65729028],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":10,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":71,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"255e7526963a42a2bab9d0450501477e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":84,"lowestMetaPrice":66,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":84,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":84,"lowestMetaPrice":66,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":84,"hotelName":"Aranya Nivas KTDC","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjI1NWU3NTI2OTYzYTQyYTJiYWI5ZDA0NTA1MDE0NzdlIiwiQUlLIjoiNDZiZDhhYzdiMDAxNGYyM2E0MzM1YTVmOWNkNmJkNjEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "07/10/2018", "checkOut": "08/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$66", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"65729028":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (495)
Filter reviews
482 results
Traveller rating
146
205
79
36
16
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
146
205
79
36
16
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsboat rideperiyar lakebeer parlourpremium roomthe reserveswimming poolinside the periyar tiger reserveearly morning boat triphotel compoundlong queuelocated inside the forestmonkey problemgovernment run hotelwild animalsboating ticketsforest departmentboating area
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 482 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had been there in May 2018. Basically I wanted to stay at forest area. And therefore Aranya Niwas is good option. Here one can experience wild life in the hotel premises also. Lots of Langurs and Jient Squirrels are nearby. If you are lucky...More

1  Thank bbhaidkar2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place to visit for natural lovers ..cool and calm and just near the forest and best things after 5.30 p.m we have to give our time to the nature of God and not to the artificial life.... Pl stay At least 2 to 3...More

Thank tusharkamdar2070
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Best location to stay with good value for money in terms of stay, Stayed for a night on 14th Aug 2018 with mother in room # 106. Well maintained, good staff all around. The food options is very good with a good mix of local...More

Thank Svk_trip
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Best location to stay, one of the best experience, very nice staff including service to security, well maintained, location is having advantage All aspects it’s on the top Staff is very supporting and customer friendly

Thank sarjujm
Reviewed 5 August 2018

What a place and what a hotel. The hotel is situated in just middle of the tiger reserve. The rooms are excellent and very well maintained. The food in the restaurant was excellent specially the buffet dinner and break fast. The surrounding ambiance of the...More

Thank 550mukherjee
View more reviews
About
Description
Aranya Nivas is the only premium jungle lodge of its kind situated inside the Periyar Tiger Reserve(Thekkady). The resort provides avenue for close interaction with the tropical rain forest and ...More wild life. The resort is located on the banks of Periyar lake. Entry to Periyar Sanctuary will be closed by 5.00 pm. Hence please ensure to reach inside the sanctuary before 5.00 pm. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$42 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Aranya Nivas Ktdc Hotel Thekkady
,
Aranya Nivas Idukki
,
Aranya Nivas Hotel Idukki
,
Aranya Nivas KTDC Thekkady, India - Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$42 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Aranya Nivas Ktdc Hotel Thekkady
,
Aranya Nivas Idukki
,
Aranya Nivas Hotel Idukki
,
Aranya Nivas KTDC Thekkady, India - Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Photos
Traveller (449)
Pool & Beach (104)
Room & Suite (85)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 54 hotels in Thekkady
Hotel Tigers Roare'
280 reviews
2.26 km away
Jungle Palace Homestay
156 reviews
2.44 km away
Hotel Treetop
398 reviews
2.67 km away
Jungle Park Resort
196 reviews
2.71 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 43 restaurants in Thekkady
Athidhi
23 reviews
3.18 km away
Spice Garden Restaurant
249 reviews
3.21 km away
Bar-B-Que
222 reviews
4.19 km away
Our Place
123 reviews
2.55 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 50 attractions in Thekkady
Periyar Cabs
91 reviews
2.86 km away
Kadathanadan Kalari & Navarasa Kathakali
864 reviews
3.26 km away
Mudra Cultural Centre
291 reviews
2.95 km away
Yodha Cultural Village Thekkady
29 reviews
3.51 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Priyanka R
3 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Krishnalaav | Reviewed this property |
Sure its Kids friendly. When i was there all the 3 meals where superb Go enjoy your stay
1
Vote
Priyanka R
22 May 2018|
Answer
Response from PuneetSharma27 | Reviewed this property |
all rooms have equal view as it's surrounded by tall trees
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Don't go for suite. Although it is large and good, but the wildlife can be experienced from the windows..."
Read review
"They got suite room with AC,Deluxe and Premium rooms."
Read review
"take first floor room facing the lake side area"
Read review
"Midst of forest,serene and tranquil -entire place is grrt."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing