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    The Elephant Court

    Amalambika Road | Near Boating Land, Thekkady 685536, India
    011 91 96338 11199
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    “swimming pool” (47 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 November 2013

    The rooms are built into the side of a hill, and the only window in mine was the door, which I had to keep curtained so people could not see in! Good size room, though, and comfortable. Food was average.More

    Thank Jo N
    Response from TECThekkady_Kerala, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 26 November 2013

    Dear Mrs.Jo, Thank you for sharing your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to know that you enjoyed our room facilities. I will coordinate with our Corporate Chef about your valid comments regarding the food. Thank you once again for sharing your feedback with us...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2013

    Very good place for vacation...This resort is built on an undulating terrain... Very good swimming pool.. good food.. and very neat rooms... Recommended for relaxed vacation.. Excellent hospitality.. Excellent place to Kids... Restaurant view toward the swimming pool is good....More

    1  Thank yuva1900
    Response from TECThekkady_Kerala, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 16 November 2013

    Dear Guest, Greetings of the day!!!! Thank you for sharing your recent experience from your stay at Elephant Court. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are constantly working on improving our services and will take your feedback into...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2013

    Excellent quality property. We stayed here for 3 days. We were soon check in to our rooms. Rooms were equipped with huge beds and amenities. Balcony gave a fabulous view of natural landscapes and monkeys too :P. Great hospitality and cleanliness. However there were less...More

    Thank YashThosani
    Response from TECThekkady_Kerala, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 15 November 2013

    Dear Guest, Greetings of the day!!! Sorry for the late reply. Thank you for your wonderful review on your recent stay at Elephant Court. I was extremely pleased to read you have enjoyed your stay with us. We will consider your suggestions to improve the...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2013

    Excellent property beautifully maintained. Very nice swimming pool. Staff is very warm and courteous. Rooms are excellent - semi-cottage form. With separate balconies and large bathrooms.Lighting in the room was slightly below par but the yellow lights were adding to the warmth. Limited TV Channel...More

    Thank bimaltrivedi
    Response from TECThekkady_Kerala, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 29 September 2013

    Dear Guest, Greetings of the day !!! Thank You for posting your review in the trip advisor. We are glad to know that you had enjoyed your stay at the resort except the food. Regarding the brightness of lights in the room, we are maintaining...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2013

    We stayed here as part of a Kerelan holiday tour. It is situated in the east in Kerela which is quite far from the main airports, however it was certainly worth the journey from Munnar in the hills and wish we could have stayed longer!...More

    3  Thank LincolnshireFoodie
    Response from TECThekkady_Kerala, General Manager at The Elephant CourtResponded 29 September 2013

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Elephant Court, Thekkady !!! Thank You for posting your comments on the trip advisor. We are contended to know that you really enjoyed your two night sleep at the resort. We are extremely pleased to know that you have enjoyed your...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$107 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Thekkady
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 65
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Idukki District >
    • Thekkady
    • Also Known As
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    • Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady ,
    • Elephant Court Thekkady ,
    • The Elephant Court Thekkady, Kerala, India
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    Santhosh R
    26 August 2016|
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    Response from retreatholidays7 | Reviewed this property |
    Its true there are no ACs. But, you wont miss it. Its an awesome place.
    13 February 2015|
    Response from suraj232014 | Reviewed this property |
    My wife and I were planning to take the Periyar boat tour, but we missed it. From what I heard from the Hotel Receptionist that you need to buy the ticket ahead of time and make sure the tickets are registered under your... More
    16 January 2015|
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    Response from SajanJosephKerala | Property representative |
    Thank you so much for your query. Yes we can arrange for cabs and also arrange for activities in the sanctuary and off the sanctuary , if informed in advance.
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