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Kodai - By The Lake, A Sterling Holidays Resort

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Chennai
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited Kodai by the lake Sterling resort last week (18-22 March 2017). the property is well maintained and service was excellent. It is away from the maddening crowd. Kids enjoyed the various activities conducted particularly the paint ball (paid event) and Tambola. the only let down is that there is no grocery shop and the room service charges 65 bucks...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Me and my wife visited this property. We had an amazing experience because the place was really beautiful and peaceful. Our driver Gopalan was really humble and helpful, he guided us really well which helped us a lot to visit all the places.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Property is well maintained, the room are distinguished by the names of the flowers & same flowers are planted which adds to the ambience. Room was well furnished & spaces. View from the room is really pleasant, having a view of small village along with hills. Room was always well decorated every time we come from our tour. ❤️ Staff's...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The property is beautifully developed and well maintained and the location is also good (By the lake does'nt mean that its on the lake, its almost a 5 mins drive from the lake). Although the staff is very warm and welcoming, their room service is not up to the mark. They charge extra for each and every facility and service....

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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sterling property is well maintained .Food is Very Good . The rooms are a wee bit small . The stone flooring without a carpet or wooden flooring makes it cold.There is only one battery operated Cart to convey luggage and guests - The rooms are at a higher level and in rain and for senior citizens it is difficult...

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is no doubt extremely beautiful with gardens all around housing swings and sit outs, every block of room is named after a flower which is planted in the onset of the respective block, the in block paths are well paved and surrounded by flowery bushes all around. However, unlike it's name it is no way by the Lake,...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 4nights, this is a great great property for families with young kids. They have redone their rooms so excellent rooms housekeeping staff 10/10 very prompt and good, service staff very warms and great service in restaurant and room service. Activity centre very talented staff they had good activities planned every nite. Very good food ended up...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was a pretty good experience overall as I was experiencing sterling for the 1st time. sterling has a bit of way to go before it can catch up to the likes of club Mahindra. the kids had a fine time and overall the resort kind of grows on you as time goes by. the location is also not very...

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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 welcome you to the Sterling family and hope that our bond only strengthens with time. Thank you for sharing with us the aspects that you enjoyed the most. Thank...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Will keep this review short as nothing much to say all thanks to the not so friendly and arrogant staff.Beautiful property let down by service. 1) Poor experience during check in, manager was rude, took us 2-3 hours to check in so not a good first impression. 2) Very small rooms but have a beautiful garden view 3) Food quality...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service by the staff at sterling in particular Ms Sheeba . The stay was very comfortable . Food was also excellent . The resort is well maintained . The location is also near the lake and market is also 20 mins walk .

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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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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • 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: $97 - $224 (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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