About the hotel
Elephant Valley, Eco Farm Hotel, Kodaikanal is a nature reserve and organic farm for eco-tourists and nature lovers. The hotel is on a centuries old elephant migration route next to the border of the national forest which extends into the wildlife sanctuaries of Kerala.
Elephant Valley is located at Perumal Malai, Kodaikanal on 100 acres in the Palni hills, Tamil Nadu, which are just 20kms away from Kodaikanal. The city has some very popular sightseeing areas, which include the Kodaikanal Lake, where tourists can hire a variety of boats; Green Valley View, formerly called Suicide Point, has an excellent panoramic view of the plains; and Shembaganur Museum of Natural History, for viewing outstanding taxidermy collection of more than 500 species of animals, birds and insects.
The hotel's basic amenities include room service, Internet access, laundry, parking, travel desk, 24-hour security, concierge, doctor on call, phone service, porters, transportation service, wake-up service and daily housekeeping. The hotel provides a meeting room that accommodates up to 80 guests and business services. The hotel's Valley Restaurant serves organic, natural food. The menu is a fusion between Indian and continental cuisine. The Valley lounge next to the restaurant has an excellent collection of entertaining indoor games, and allows guests to kick back in style.
Elephant Valley's cottages and the Penisula Rooms are designed tastefully and artistically using products such as locally-sourced granite, and reclaimed doors and windows. Interiors comprise of colonial art deco furniture and each bungalow has its own private garden overlooking the Gangavaar River and the hotel's coffee plantation. The cottages and rooms offer ample amenities such as colour television, private bathroom, telephone with direct dialling, in-room heating, luggage space, sofa bed, writing desk and windows that open.