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    Aranya Nivas KTDC

    Kumily, Thekkady 685536, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good44%
    • Average17%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
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    “boat ride” (65 reviews)
    “periyar lake” (56 reviews)
    “premium room” (18 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 443 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    what a brilliant location for a hotel in the middle of a wildlife sanctuary Monkees surround the hotel A lake within 5 minutes walk of the hotel Roooms are magnificent large and well equipped - shower area is massive Buffet meals -lunch and dinner having...More

    Thank tony187065
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very nice property to relax. This is very nicely designed hotel inside a tiger reserve. Great place to enjoy your evenings with superb food and awesome staff members. rooms are small and filled with a lot of furniture

    Thank MohitJalan
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was pleasantly surprised to stay in the KTDC Aranya Nivas. I though it will be just average or above average as its being maintained by a government run KTDC. The place was wonderful just on the beautiful periyar lake. You get a feel that...More

    Thank Sree61
    Response from aranyanivas, General Manager at Aranya Nivas KTDCResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Sir, Greetings from KTDC Araya Nivas, We thank you for sharing your experience with us on trip advisor. We are very much delighted that we could make your stay a memorable one. Open reviews like this will help us to strive to maintain our...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The location is highlight of this property - inside wild-life sanctuary and opposite Periyar lake. The pros are that you can book Periyar boat ride, jungle safari, green walk, etc. from reception and also view deer, elephant, porcupine, etc. near your hotel in night. The...More

    Thank Jigs13
    Response from aranyanivas, General Manager at Aranya Nivas KTDCResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful comments and valuable feedback. We’re glad to know that you had a memorable time staying with us. We look forward to having you at Aranya Nivas, Thekkady in future.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We just popped in for 1 hour before our boat trip. Good location for periyar wildlife park. pleasant surroundings, hotel guests could be bothered by monkeys but I think hotel staff will keep them away. Bar quite warm as a/c not working, but beer was...More

    Thank willitfitinmycase
    Response from aranyanivas, General Manager at Aranya Nivas KTDCResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank your for your valuable patronage and support to Aranya Nivas, Thekkady. We are taking this opportunity to thank you for valuable comments and suggestions. We assure you that the shortcomings pointed out will be addressed on priority basis. Looking forward for the...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 91 - USD 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #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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    NishiNupur
    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
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    sree200k
    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.
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    Beesaj
    6 June 2017|
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    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
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    "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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