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Nagercoil, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at Lilly's last week viz. from 11th to 15th Feb. with my family. We chose the Royal Queen's Suite as the view from the room was awesome.The resort is fully surrounded by tall trees and beautiful garden. The Staff were very attentive,helpful and courteous. The complimentary breakfast was really delicious. We had lunch & dinner also from their- itself...

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Pudukkottai, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

In my personal experience Persons those willing to stay in Kodaikanal with natural location and excellent hospitality can choose Lilly' s valley without any hesitation.. the employees are very good and always do their service best....

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Nanjing
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the place is very very wonderful...we had a great time ...we are group of peoples ...over 15 peoples( Chinese )...morning break fast is great...such a kind friendly service peoples....very very natural beautiful environment...we had a surprise camp fire...all of us enjoyed...thanks...we love to visit again...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a short family outing to Kodaikanal and chose this place as it claimed to be the first resort in Kodaikanal. It sounded interesting enough and the online reviews looked fine. We wanted to choose the fireplace room, and we thought we had taken that one but perhaps our mistake that we hadn't taken that one while making booking....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked for 3 nights but instead extended our stay for an extra 7 nights. The ambience of the resort was exactly what we needed. The resort nestles in the hillside overlooking a valley with trees, flowers, shrubs and various flora enclosing the property which made each of the rooms feel unique and uncrowded. The weather was superb hot and...

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Cuddalore, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant stay there... very silent away from the city ... You can hear only birds sound... As i am a bird photographer i had a great time there... saw many variety of birds there near my room.... People working there are very friendly and response well ... No problem with food everything is good... Overall best...

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Thank prasannavathani
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a fabulous experience at Lilly's Valley. Well maintained rooms with nice interiors. Friendly staff took care of all our requirements. Strongly suggest this resort for groups stays. Thank you Lilly Valley for your great service

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Thank ashok k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good location and climate, response is very nice and accommodation super ..!!! food also very nice, rooms are maintained good condition. available on travels also here for local journey. ____ FINALE Good serviced......!!!!!!!

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Chennai
Reviewed 1 week ago

WoW -> that's the word which describes our stay at Lilly's valley resort. If you are looking for luxury stay at affordable prices and promised food taste and quality. Blindly go to Lilly's valley resort. Very big resort, awesome view and for couples and group stay, best place to stay. Staffs are very friendly and caring. Ruban is the manager...

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Thank Vinod K
Reviewed 1 week ago

LIlly's Valley Resort is located at a secluded place not very far from the city center. Away from the bustling location, this is a great place to stay. I booked the honeymoon package and sightseeing / breakfast / dinner was included in the package thereby providing peace of mind. The drivers on all the days of sightseeing were very well...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lilly’s Valley is a uniquely beautiful resort set amid terraced gardens on three acres of wooded land, ringed by towering eucalyptus trees. Its 21 traditional stone cottages are constructed in the colonial British style, with handcrafted woodwork details throughout. It is the rare resort with an eco-focus and no concrete structures: even the furniture is lovingly made by hand by talented craftsmen! Built in 1982, Lilly’s Valley was the first resort in Kodaikanal. Our stone-and-wood cottages, both free-standing and attached, can accommodate couples, small and large family groups, students, and corporate groups. We are located in a quiet suburban neighborhood exactly 2 km from the center of town and the lake. With a short taxi ride or 15-minute walk, you’ll be in the heart of shopping, boating, horse-riding, roller-skating and other tourist attractions. Our style is low-key and customized to you: you can order simple, tasty Western and South Indian dishes from the kitchen, and hold gatherings in the garden gazebo with your own music and programs. We’ll even arrange a cozy night bonfire! We have special rates for long-term stays of one week or more, up to a 50% discount. Discounts are also available for weekdays. Many repeat customers, both Indian and foreign, have been coming here for decades, drawn back by the beauty, peacefulness, and cozy cottages. One Italian child born in one of our cottages returned 25 years later with her husband to stay in the same cottage! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lilly's Valley Resort

Address: 17 / 178 Sivanadi Road, Kodaikanal 624 101, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: €32 - €66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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#3 Family Hotel in Kodaikanal
#4 Best Value Hotel in Kodaikanal
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kodaikanal
#5 Business Hotel in Kodaikanal
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“Royal Queens or Royal King's Suites are best recommended.”
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“Preorder your meals to enjoy sumptuous food and utilise the sightseeing package offered by the resort its amazing!!!”
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