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Room type

Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)


Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Garden Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Honeymoon Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Pool Studio

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelClothing optional hotel with 2 restaurants and full-service spa


Located in the heart of Thekkady, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Periyar Boat Landing. Sabarimala Temple is 26.1 mi (42 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 65 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include balconies, minibars, and TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Elephant Court features an indoor pool and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center, a meeting room, and meeting rooms. This business-friendly hotel also offers a children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a spa tub. Guests can use the outdoor pool at a partner hotel. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

  • Total number of rooms - 65 
  • Conference center 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free reception 
  • Year Built 2007 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

The Elephant Court has 2 restaurants on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a spa tub, a steam room, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include Swedish massages, massages, facials, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Body treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

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. Guests planning to arrive after 10 PM must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed

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 office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 4500.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: INR 750 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Clothing is optional at this property. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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