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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2014

My visit was far too brief to enjoy all the facilities, as I had to go off early the morning after my arrival, in order to catch a train at Ernakulam, but Mr. Sreeraj Varghese and his staff could not have been more helpful, friendly and kind in every way, arranged an excellent driver for me, and packed me a...

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! We are delighted to see your review on Tripadvisor. We are glad to learn that you enjoyed our hospitality and had a memorable experience while holidaying in Thekkady. Your appreciation has been conveyed to Mr.Sreelaj and the team. Once again many thanks for choosing The Elephant Court to be your...

Reviewed 9 December 2014

we stayed for 3 nights, and must say that this property added stars to the mystic of this place. This property is recommended for its artistic design and luxury. one could see the black langoor just outside our window. strongly recommended

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! We are delighted to see your review on Tripadvisor. We are glad to learn that you enjoyed our hospitality and had a memorable experience during your stay at The Elephant Court. Your rating of 5/5 will definitely motivate us to do better. Once again , many thanks for choosing The...

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Great welcome by Elephant Court staff.. They rang the bell when we arrived, then beautiful lady came with tikka thaali and all... great stuff, felt awesome. Front desk people were so nice arranged night safari and many such activities very well.. All over beautiful place, great service, served with bottle of wine near pool side area and were all time...

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! Mny thanks for your review on Tripadvisor and the 5/5 rating. We are glad to learn that you enjoyed our hospitality and had a memorable experience while holidaying in Thekkady. Your appreciation has been conveyed to our team. Once again many thanks for choosing The Elephant Court to be your...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 6 December 2014

"Exceptional treatment". We booked Executive Enclave room at this hotel during our Kerala Trip. This was just a km away from the Wild life sanctuary. The pool was small but looks very beautiful. Rooms have a bath tub & a traditional wooden Kerala style balcony with a Grandpa's chair. We have stayed at many hotels over the years, often luxury...

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Gupta. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! We are glad to see your review on Tripadvisor and many thanks for your words of encouragement. We are glad to learn that you enjoyed our hospitality and liked our services , food and facilities. Once again many thanks for choosing The Elephant Court to be your host. Look forward...

Morganville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 December 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Elephant Court Hotel last month. The reception was excellent and we were welcomed with the garlands and tikka. The room did not have any windows and the quality of the room was OK. The hotel shows its sign. The restaurant was nice and the food OK. We took the buffet, but found the...

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! Many thanks for sharing your review on Tripadvisor. Well , a rating of 3/5 is not great , but we respect your views Your views about the price of buffet is noted. May I state that our prices are moderate when compared to the prices charged by hotels of comparable...

Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

We had booked a patio room in the cottage. We were warmly welcomed. Service was good. Good buffet breakfast. Wide variety. Property is neat clean and you can stay there for long holiday. I would recommend this place.

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! We are delighted to see your review on Tripadvisor. We are glad to learn that you enjoyed our hospitality and had a memorable experience while holidaying in Thekkady. We are also happy to learn that you will be recommending our hotel to your friends. Once again many thanks for choosing...

Surat
Reviewed 14 November 2014

The resort is just a km away from the Wild life sanctuary. Infact all the major properties like Cardamom county, abad green forest are all located nearby. The pool looks very beautiful. Rooms have a bath tub & a traditional wooden Kerala style balcony with a Grandpa's chair. Food options were good in breakfast. Our dinner was somewhere else so...

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron, Greetings from The Elephant Court ! Many thanks for choosing The Elephant Court for your stay and for your review on Tripadvisor with a 5/5 ratings. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Sajan Joseph sales@theelephantcourt,com

Dehradun, India
Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

The elephant court thekkady is an awesome hotel. When we reached the hotel we were given a warm welcome and refreshing welcome drink.the resort is very well made with kerala huts and big balconies outside every room.big comfortable rooms. Staff was so polite and helpful. I used the swimming pool also.we didn't went anywhere the whole day and enjoyed the...

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron, Greetings from The Elephant Court ! Many thanks for choosing The Elephant Court for your stay and for your review on Tripadvisor with a 5/5 ratings. We are delighted to learn that you liked our resort facilities , food and services. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Sajan Joseph sales@theelephantcourt,com

Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

I had a very good experience. The welcome by garlands made us feel special. The calm atmosphere is the speciality. Monkeys, if your door is not locked is certainly gonna trouble you :). Well, i had a narrow escape. Poolside restaurant is splendid

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Dear Patron, Greetings from The Elephant Court ! Many thanks for choosing The Elephant Court for your stay and for your review on Tripadvisor. Your feedbacks are valuable for us We look forward to your next visit. Regards Sajan Joseph sales@theelephantcourt,com

Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

Nice resort. Though not in the jungle as was imagined by us. Next to club mahindra. Rooms pretty decent. Hotel staff arranges kalaripaettu n elephant junction tickets at no extra cost. Food good (buffet)

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Sajan_Cochin, Head of Sales at The Elephant Court, responded to this review

Dear Patron. Greetings from The Elephant Court , Thekkady ! Many thanks for sharing your views on Tripadvisor. We have noted your comments about the hotel being nice and the good opinion about buffet . Many thanks for those comments. However , we are a bit disappointed with your rating of 3/5. However we respect your views. Tripadvisor has an...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Spa
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"The Elephant Court" is the one and only classified 5 star resort and is largest and most luxurious resort at Thekkady and Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The resort is conveniently located near the Periyar Tiger Reserve and all major tourist attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elephant Court

Address: Amalambika Road, Thekkady 685 536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: $170 - $479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Elephant Court 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
The Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady
Elephant Court Hotel Thekkady
Elephant Court Thekkady
The Elephant Court Thekkady, Kerala
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Thekkady
#6 Luxury Hotel in Thekkady
#8 Spa Hotel in Thekkady
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“Nothing specific”
 of 5 bubbles afzalJodhpur, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are quiet and set up like duplexes.”
 of 5 bubbles miltonzaiffdeen, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It was nice to be near to the swimming pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Safariwoman, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not for room, for service..”
 of 5 bubbles murelee907, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Individual cottages will offer more privacy”
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