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Hotel Description

Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden places you steps from Periyar National Park and within a 15-minute stroll of Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool and free continental breakfast.

You can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers and free bottled water, featured in all 20 rooms. Additionally, room service, safes and phones are available.

A day of pampering can include massages and Ayurvedic treatments. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and laundry facilities. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

In proximity to this 4-star Thekkady hotel you'll find Sabarimala Temple.

Elegant Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$154* Per night/room 19 Oct. - 20 Oct.

Elegant Cottage

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Pool Villa

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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Trip Advisor aggregated rating

89.0% of guests recommend out of 505 reviews

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business centre. An outdoor pool, spa services, and a library are also featured at Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), an area shuttle and a bus station shuttle are available for a fee. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Thekkady hotel is smoke free.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • On-site shopping
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cochin (COK-Cochin Intl.) (157.2 km / 97.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle, area shuttle, train station pick-up, and bus station shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden offers 20 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free continental breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at noon

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. 24-hour train station shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

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. Train station transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 2000.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • One child stays free

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 4000
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 3000 (from 5 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 4000.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 3000.00 (from 5 to 11 years old)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

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 5500 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2000.0 per night

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

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden offers transfers from the airport and train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • The seasonal pool will open in February and close in October.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Heritage Hotels of India.
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