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    Aranya Nivas KTDC

    Kumily, Thekkady 685536, India
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    Traveller (351)
    Room & Suite (58)
    Pool & Beach (39)
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good44%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “boat ride” (62 reviews)
    “periyar lake” (56 reviews)
    “the reserve” (35 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This 1956 KTDC tourist lodge has been renovated very well. The rooms have been refurbished. The large rooms and the toilets are very well appointed. My room (a Premium room) had a veranda and an exclusive roof (Room no 103.) But please be very careful,...More

    Thank A9915VZtraveller
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We booked this hotel through one of the online site and believe me this was one of my most enjoyable trip with the family. We booked this hotel in the last minute on our way back from Munnar. You cannot believe this is a government...More

    Thank markosemy
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Almost the closes place to stay near Periyar Tiger Reserve , the last one (Lake Palace) also under same management.) Huge rooms with excellant bathrooms. Rooms 116 to 128 open out to tall trees, gives one a foresty feel. if you are in a mood...More

    Thank globalmind49
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at Aranya Nivas for 2 nights along with 20 other old boys of our school. Situated inside the tiger reserve and by the lake it we had a great time. We practically had the entire hotel to ourselves as we had booked almost...More

    Thank Francis351
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Good Place to stay with family...enjoy the whole days which was a mind refreshment for me and my wife...The rooms are neat and perfect arrangements.. Food was excellent and the resort supporters was so friendly and they given a brief introduction of the place and...More

    Thank Jerin V
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    • Free Parking
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    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #9 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Idukki District >
    • Thekkady
    • Also Known As
    • Aranya Nivas Ktdc Hotel Thekkady ,
    • Aranya Nivas Idukki ,
    • Aranya Nivas Hotel Idukki ,
    • Aranya Nivas KTDC Thekkady, Kerala
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    Traveller (351)
    Room & Suite (58)
    Pool & Beach (39)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (241)
    Bathroom (13)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Spice Village
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    3.04 km away
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    2.84 km away
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    6.39 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & Answers
    8 October 2017|
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    Response from markosemy | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. You get a mixture of north and South Indian foods over there
    20 June 2017|
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    Response from Preethy H | Reviewed this property |
    yes, they have parking facilities available as long as you reach the resort before 5 pm. after 5 they won't let the vehicles in. it is a child friendly hotel.
    6 June 2017|
    Response from manojayyappan | Reviewed this property |
    Cheapest mode is by buses,both govt.and private buses ply the route.use website aanavandi com for bus timings.kottayam-kumily buses..bus stand is nearby the station (2.5 kms)..take a rick to the bus stand,then bus to... More
    Room Tips
    "All rooms give view of the forest. Ask for rooms with view of forest and river Periyar"
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    "Rooms 116 -128, first floor, Tall tropical forest trees view."
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    "Specificaly ask for rooms with Queen size or king size beds."
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    "Try taking the higher category rooms - they have AC"
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