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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great hosts very accomodating, laundry returned within the day. Breakfast was great, the omelets ,yummy. Rooms neat, clean ,although not serviced stayed for 2 nights. Would stay again, walking distance to wildlife park and the town itself.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Chrissie's Hotel for a week on recommendation from a friend. The hotel was excellent in terms of location - in a quiet leafy spot overlooking Periyar Sanctuary, but very close to the centre of Kumily. We had a 3rd floor room with a stunning view. The room was bright and airy, lovely balcony and was spotlessly clean....

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Pune, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant stay for 2 nights at Chrissie’s last month. The rooms were basic and clean, but had no TV. Hot water was available in the evening which was great. We got to know that they have closed their restaurant due to some financial losses. But breakfast was available in the morning. However there was no buffet/menu and...

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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Chrissie's is a nice and comfortable hotel in a peaceful garden with lovely views from the balcony. We stayed there with our two teenagers in a huge family room, which was in fact more an appartement with seperate sleeping rooms. Staff was very friendly!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights on a recent trip to Kumily. Owners and staff were really friendly and helpful from organising taxis, to making sure the auto-rickshaw arrived on time to make our boat trip and border trek in Periyar. Rooms were quiet, bright and spacious with an excellent balcony. Bathroom was ok, floor could have been cleaner. Close to...

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Cambridge, MA
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Chrissie's was one of the most comfortable hotels we stayed at during our two week vacation in Kerala. Excellent Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, conveniently located across the street from an excellent café and in a peaceful garden setting with lovely views from our balcony. We only wish we had a chance to meet Adel and try the restaurant but it...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Stunning setting, lovely owners and the food delicious, especially the 4 cheese pizza. A very relaxing stay in quite setting. Great to see the monkeys in the morning. Really enjoyed after many city stays.

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Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very nice hotel in a great location close to town, you can walk to the important places, but location is fully enclosed in trees, making it feel like you're outside of town, very quiet. Restaurant food is good, rooms are clean, bathroom is nice with western toilet. Owners/managers are very nice and helpful, arranged local taxi and show tickets for...

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Trichy
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed for two nights and a day here. The location is easy to spot and the hotel has fairly good ambience. The little 'touches' like the paintings on the walls, the decor, the book swap point, tastefully decorated rooms and a tiny garden takes our breath away. Some construction work is happening around the place and was a bit...

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at chrissies for a total of 8 nights and loved every second of it! The rooms we stayed in were beautiful with attention payed to all the small details and the balconies offered a nice spot to chill and watch the monkeys. ( we also saw an actual porcupine a family of wild bores and a mouse deer!)...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chrissie's is a small, friendly hotel set amidst gardens and natural teak forests in a quiet part of Thekkady village, Kerala, South India. Its well-appointed rooms, pretty garden and the relaxing ambiance of its rooftop vegetarian restaurant provide the perfect, peaceful location from which to explore the Periyar Tiger Sanctuary and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The yoga studio with its wooden floor and reaching mountain and forest views, combined with moderate temperatures make Chrissie's a wonderful place for retreats and workshops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chrissie's Hotel

Address: By-Pass Road, Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: £24 - £48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Chrissies Hotel Thekkady
Chrissie's Hotel Thekkady, Kerala, India
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Thekkady
#9 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
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“Ground floor ,there is no lift and 4 floors”
 of 5 bubbles virginiav660, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If elders are there, please prefer rooms in the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles Niveditalouis, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For best view of jungle/ gardens pick a 3rd floor corner room”
 of 5 bubbles 542ceeh, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Low Budget + Bachelors = Perfect Place”
 of 5 bubbles ppgandhi1, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The top floor rooms have lovely views of the jungle and are very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles DenaGig, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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