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The Carlton

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We are thrilled by the services and ambiance. Ms. Mary D Costa has given us wonderful service with her smiling face.. Mr. Bhaskar krishnana (chef) food tickled our taste buds. The approach of the manager, the chef and the staff was wonderful. thank you so much. DEEPTISEKHAR

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Paris, France
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights at the Carlton. The reception wasn't very welcoming without more time spent on checkout time then taking care of our check-in. Altogether the property is not the five star. We expected something similar to the Taj in Ooty, but the property and the service is far from that. The restaurant has good food and good service,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't ever book there cottage FC3. They charge you a very premium price and in return give you a cottage which doesn't have a window. It's bathroom doesn't have a exhaust fan. Over all very disappointed with the stay there .

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Thank Sandeep J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located right around the kodai lake with mesmerizing views from your balcony... Every room has a balcony...Weather in kodai is also very pleasant and theres nothing more relaxing than sipping ur hot tea in the balcony under the tender sunrays.... The staff is also very well mannered and well groomed and go out of their way to make you comfortable.....

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Thank Sunil T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice place with a beautiful view and nice facilities like club house with games like foosball, badminton etc. They even have a private boating point which can save you from the queues. The food was average but the room service was great.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely experience for us. Our large, comfortable room faced the lakeside and had its own balcony. We had a tourist 'deal' whereby we had breakfast, dinner, a sightseeing trip and boating trip included. It was therefore very good value - even though the hotel is in the upper range of prices. Staff in all parts of the hotel were...

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Pondicherry, Pondicherry, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of friends, travelling , for women's day we decided to celebrate with drinks at the Carlton. The ambience and the bar are excellent and probably the only good option available . The prices are soaring high .

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We dropped in early evening, hoping to get a gin and tonic. The hotel is a beautiful building and has lovely views over the lake. We arrived just before sunset and enjoyed watching the sun go down from the lounge. We struggled to get a drink however. We were invited to sit in the lounge which had a lovely fire...

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We apologise for the inconvenience caused to you during your visit to The Carlton. Necessary corrective action has been initiated on your concerns and we are sure you would notice the difference on your next visit which we eagerly look forward to. With warm regards, M.Christopher K DGM

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Good hospitality. Excellent front desk service. Rooms neat & well maintained. Breakfast was very good. Room had lake view & we really loved the view. Only one negative is that rooms not sound proof & WiFi never worked. Will like to come again. We appreciate the hotel staff for allowing late check out.

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Leela, We thank you for staying with us and for your comments both positive and suggestive. Necessary action is being initiated on your concerns and we are sure you would notice the difference when we welcome you on your next visit. With warm regards, M.Christopher K DGM

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The oldest and famous hotel, whenever you visit, you feel like staying there. The rooms facing the lake and really we can enjoy watching outside, and also sitting in the lawn with beer in hand, watching the lake just amazing

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krahejahospitality, Manager at The Carlton, responded to this review

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

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: €144 - €242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Carlton 5*
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
#3 Spa Hotel in Kodaikanal
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kodaikanal
#5 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
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“Full lakeside view with balcony was lovely”
Dyegourmet, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“higher floors dont have lift, rooms with larger balconys may have privacy issue with adjacent balcony”
  • sofacumbed is as good a double bed. its there in all rooms
dilipmaliyekkal, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“balcony facing lake & garden”
, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms facing lake are very good and have good view”
PawanYash, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for lake veiw great rooms”
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