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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Located at the prime area , it's a good property, I've been a regular visitor since I'm a member here , here comes the bad part, this resort doesn't stand upto its reputation, the service & food is very bad , you see this big menu card & call the room service to order your food , the staff replied...

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SterlingHolidays, Owner at Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir /Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai - By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We are deeply concerned to learn that we could not deliver on par with our usual standards of hospitality during your stay at our resort. We have escalated your...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 days and 1 night at room num 221 ..fast check in... amazing in house care..the view of the lake from the room was mesmerising. We went for a early morning walk around the lake which is just minutes away..encountered few wild Indian gaurs on our way back..extremely happy with the service provided..hope they maintain their standards in...

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SterlingHolidays, Owner at Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai - By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. It gives us great joy in learning that you had a pleasant stay with us. Kodai - By The Lake is one of our many resorts that are aimed at...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A group of 20 families belonging to Rotary club of Madras South stayed in Sterling- Kodai by the Lake. Our group was of very mixed age groups. Great weather and good resort very close to the lake. Lots of indoor activities organized by Sterling - Including Bonfire, Thappattam, Tattoo zone, Paint-ball gun shooting, etc. Food was excellent and good spread...

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SterlingHolidays, Owner at Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai - By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We are pleased to know that we could make your stay a memorable one. Our resort is aimed at ensuring that our guests feel rejuvenated and enjoy the best of...

Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

It's a good hotel I have visited since last 5 years Good clean rooms, most friendly staff, good breakfast and dinner ( many options ) and the location of hotel is even very very good. Near about lake and everyday their activities for each age of person Good activity area All around a good place in kodai to spend quality...

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Dear Sir/Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai - By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We are delighted to know that we are your hospitality partner over the past 5 years. Thank you! We are grateful to you for sharing with us the features that...

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 26 August 2016

So we were on this trip to Kodaikanal and Ooty, after a flight from Hyd and then a 6 hour long road drive from Coimbatore to Kodai, all 6 of us were really tired and wanted food and rest. But to our surprise when we reached at this property they said 'sorry sir, there is no reservation made by you'....

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Dear Sir /Ma'am, Namaste! We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of Kodai - By The Lake. Please accept our heartfelt apologies for our inability to deliver a smooth and comfortable holiday experience to you. We are deeply concerned about the issues you have highlighted and a concern about your feedback has been raised with the Resort...

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

totally discussting, In my 10 day tour of south India we were not cheated any where but we cheated only a place at Kodai by the lack. resort is good for stay but don't do any activity here total waste of 💰

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 22 August 2016

visited with family and were comfortable. food is pretty good and staff is also decent. liked their streetfood bus in the lawns. good place for children. though could do better with housekeeping and generate some warmth.

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Dear Sir/Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai - By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We are grateful to you for sharing with us the features that you liked about your experience with us. Our in house activities are aimed to ensure that our guests...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have been Members of Sterling since twenty years but have not been able to utilise a single holiday. Naturally when we booked and were confirmed from 13th August to 17th August, we were a bit skeptical, but were assured by our fellow Sterling Friends that its a great property. Our wonderful experience started with Mr Gopalan, the Sterling Driver...

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Dear Sir/Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai - By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. We would like to take this opportunity to share with you - that it was a delight to host you. We are grateful to you for being associated with us...

Reviewed 17 August 2016

Me and my husband stayed there for 4 days and it was an awesome experience. Room decoration was really nice when we returned to room in the evening and Chefs have given us food customized by us as per our taste.overall it was an awesome experience.

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Dear Sir/Ma'am, Namaste! Thank you for choosing to holiday with us at Kodai – By The Lake. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review of our resort. It gives us great joy in learning that we could make your stay a memorable one. We are delighted to know that we could impress you with our decoration skills....

Reviewed 16 August 2016

very nice rooms and courteous staff. We went for 3 nights stay with family and the resort gave a very good relaxation. The evening snacks sold by THE STREET facility were excellent in quality and the arrangement itself was the best in the resort. The employees showed utmost support and service. They were very polite and helpful.

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort

Address: 44, Gymkhana Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Kodaikanal
Price Range: $102 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Sterling Resorts Kodaikanal Lake View Hotel Kodaikanal
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Kodaikanal
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