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Kottayam, India
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Excellent place for food - especially if you are looking for Kerala style meals with fish curry. Basically a place for non - vegetarians. Go only for local cuisine and not for Chinese food they offer. Preferably go between 12.30 and 1.00 for lunch. For dinner, the restaurant is not very crowded.

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Thank you very much for spending your valuable time for writing few words about our restaurant. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our local cuisine. We have been always trying to provide the best service to our guests and we are happy that you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 17 August 2016

The location was the best asset of the hotel. Before reaching I really had second thoughts about the hotel, but it delivered higher than the expectations. The restaurant has many dishes but the taste is somewat k. The breakfast I had there was delicious

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Hotel Ambadi for stay and for sharing your wonderful experience with Ambadi we are really thankful to you for providing an opportunity to serve you and we are happy to hear from you that you enjoyed each bit. Your feedback encourages us to continue to strive towards the perfect satisfaction of our guests by relying on...

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We were here on recommendation of a good friend and arrived with high expectations for a dining experience. Firstly we were approached at our table by a lady who informed us how she was connected to the owners. She then advised us to order the 'beef and cheese'. I explained that we wished to have local cuisine of - a...

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Kottayam, India
Reviewed 2 August 2016

nice restaurant,food was taste,service staff helpful and nice service .best rate was food ambiance is nice , me and family is very happy i think best rate and quality of ambadi hotel is nice this nice and best

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Thank you for having spent your valuable time in writing your review about our restaurant “Aditi”. It was nice to hear that you enjoyed food here. We have been always trying to provide the best service to our guests and we are happy that you enjoyed it. Once again we are thankful to you. We request your esteemed presence here...

Bangalore, India
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We are a team of friends went for 2 days trip to Thekkady and one of our friend has suggested this hotel. From outside, it looks like a resort and the rooms are really neat and to our surprise, it is cheap also. We have used their restaurant also and the taste is also okay. This hotel is near the...

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Hotel Ambadi for stay and for sharing your wonderful experience with Ambadi we are really thankful to you for providing an opportunity to serve you and we are happy to hear from you that you enjoyed each bit. Your feedback encourages us to continue to strive towards the perfect satisfaction of our guests by relying on...

Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Ambadi thekkady was out of my expectation. Worth the place. The time we enter the property its more of simplicitor but the moment you open up the doors it fascinates your inner. Thekkady is a place where we visit to enjoy wild life. Hence the periyar tiger reserve & elephant junction is near to the hotel. This hotel has got...

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Hi Arun, Thank you for choosing Hotel Ambadi for stay and for sharing your wonderful experience with Ambadi. we are really thankful to you for providing an opportunity to serve you and we are happy to hear from you that you enjoyed each bit.Your feedback encourages us to continue to strive towards the perfect satisfaction of our guests by relying...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

It was one of my worst experience in a hotel. The owner, a young lady hate kids.. she was asking us to keep our kids calm without speaking... She is going to spoil the legacy iPod ambadi created by her father. Good save this hotel. Also food was terribly cooked. They don't even know to make a Naan

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Hotel Ambadi is in the heart of Thekkady on the way to lake and tiger reserve , its an nice place to stay . It is one of the oldest hotels in Thekkady and gives a good feel . We stayed in a cottage and really loved the room and place . On the flip side it don't have any...

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your fantastic review you have shared with the Trip Advisor on your stay with us. We are grateful for your encouraging and kind words of praise on our ambience and food at Ambadi. We here at Ambadi provide our customers an atmosphere of tradition with touch of legacy which gives them a feeling of Kerala’s...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

It was a nice experience with ambadi at thekkadi Kerala.foods are good. They are making good assistance also. Not that much costly ,budget friendly tarif.Good enough to recommend to others.it is very near to periyar tiger reserve forest.

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AjayGeorgeVarghese, Owner at Hotel Ambadi, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your fantastic review you have shared with the Trip Advisor on your stay with us. It is indeed a matter of joy for us to learn that your stay at the hotel was a good one. We are delighted to note that you found our services the best and it is a motivation from discerning...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We stayed in Ambadi recently and found it to be a decent place with good garden to relax. Budget friendly and their lunch was very good, especially their tomato fish item from the menu was outstanding and a must try!! We stayed in cottage with a nice verandah surrounded by lots of trees making it feel like an individual house...

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Thank you for writing on trip advisor and for sharing your wonderful review with us. We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed our accommodation, hospitality, services and our affordable prices. It is the encouraging feedback from patrons like you which keeps us motivated to strive for excellence in all aspects. We are grateful for your support and do...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Ambadi is on the edge of Periyar wildlife sanctuary giving you the best chance to explore Thekkady. Have the perfect holiday of your life by staying in the comforts of Kerala's first themed heritage resort. Enjoy the salubrious weather of the Western Ghats, listen to bird calls and spot wildlife at close quarters. You will cherish these tranquil moments of communion with Nature for everChoose from our 46 rooms across three different categories offering varying levels of comfort, all tastefully furnished in traditional style. Our hospitality is affordable and is bound to warm your hearts. Enjoy the various cuisines on offer in our restaurant Aditi, our delectable food is bound to be any gourmet's delight. Moreover our friendly staff will make sure that you have a pleasant stay with us and will even help you organise your trips and tours, if you choose. ... more   less 

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Address: Ambadi Junction, Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: $44 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Ambadi 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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Hotel Ambadi Thekkady, Kerala
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“all 4 of the rooms allocated to our group were good”
 of 5 bubbles Geejgarth, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“don't choose back side room as there is parking and you might hare drivers talks.”
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“it is located at the center of the city. the main market is walkable from the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 526bilals, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“best food at thekkady”
 of 5 bubbles nibu123456, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The whole place is quiet, try to get cottages with verandah”
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