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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Kodaikanal awaits you at The Carlton, a recipient of the prestigious Conde Nast Top 100 List award in 2016. Within a 20-minute stroll, you'll find Bryant Park and Kurinji Andavar Temple. Highlights at this family-friendly resort include 3 restaurants, a golf course and free buffet breakfast.

All 91 rooms feature LED TVs with digital channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, furnished balconies and coffee/tea makers. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and round-the-clock room service. Premium linens welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include soaking tubs and free toiletries. Free newspapers, free bottled water and ceiling fans are also available.

A day of pampering can include body wraps and body scrubs. The buffet restaurant, The Silver Oak, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the resort's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the free kids' club, 24-hour fitness centre, indoor tennis court and spa tub. 3500 square feet (325 square metres) of event facilities include conference centres, and other business amenities include a business centre. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a sauna and a coffee shop/café. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of a free area shuttle.

With a stay at this 5-star Kodaikanal resort, you'll be 2.5 km (1.5 mi) from American University of India and 3.3 km (2 mi) from Kurinji Temple.

Deluxe room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$187* Per night/room 17 Nov. - 18 Nov.

Premium Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Cottage

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Cottage

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premium Cottage

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

92.0% of guests recommend out of 937 reviews

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Property Features

The Carlton offers its guests a golf course, an indoor tennis court, and a spa tub. There are 3 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business centre. Event space at this resort measures 3500 square feet (325 square metres) and includes conference centres. A 24-hour fitness centre, a sauna, and spa services are also featured at the luxury The Carlton. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Free self parking and valet parking are available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Kodaikanal resort.

  • 91 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 3500 sq ft of conference space
  • 325 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1985
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Childcare (free)
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Games room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • On-site shopping
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Indoor tennis court
  • Children's club (free)
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (free)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , Free valet parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Madurai (IXM) (138.2 km / 85.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking, self parking, extended parking, and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

The Carlton offers 91 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. LED televisions come with premium digital channels and pay-per-view films. Additionally, rooms include free newspapers and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Deep soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free buffet breakfast daily.

The Silver Oak – This buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The Hearth – On-site café. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Terrace – This restaurant specialises in barbecue.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 10 AM
  • Check-in time ends at 12:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.

Taxes are subject to change based on Goods and Services Tax (GST) implementation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 9 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 4300.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Carlton

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 6000 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 4300.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Carlton Hotel Kodaikanal
  • Carlton Kodaikanal
  • Carlton Resort Kodaikanal
  • The Carlton Resort
  • The Carlton Kodaikanal
  • The Carlton Resort Kodaikanal

You should know

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Carlton is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveller Top 100 List.
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