Elephant Court My status
A Five Star Resort Periyar  

Thekkady P. O., Idukki - 685 536, Kerala, India. Phone: +91 487 2420556,  Mobile: +91 98471 78455, +44 70 3183 6701 (UK) Send us an inquiry
Situated on four acres, over a landscaped hillock.
The Elephant Court is located close to the Thekkady forests, about a kilometer from Kumali in the Southern Indian state of Kerala. The Thekkadi forests are home, both, to the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and to the Asiatic Elephant. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the best tropical wildlife sanctuaries in the world and is the repository of rare endemic flora and fauna.
 
The Elephant Court is an understated, elegant hospitality experience, both, for business and recreation. A pair of impassive, miniature elephants watch, as demure sari clad hostesses greet guests with jasmine garlands. The Elephant Court being the first in the chain of Resorts and Hotels.
 
Elephant Court is situated on four acres, over a landscaped hillock. The architecture establishes the cultural identity of the property and is a marriage of traditional design and responses to contemporary demands. It explores the relationship between the environment and individuals. The extensive use of teak all around keeps the spaces cool and one’s senses are calmed by the connection with nature that wood provides. Subtle definitions of space provide a serene, yet dynamic environment.
 
The dominant color theme in all the living spaces at the Elephant Court is composed of earthy hues of brown and pale green set off by crisp cotton sheets and pillows. The furnishing in cane and wood and jute subtly emphasize the connection with nature prevalent all over the property.
 
The accommodation at the Elephant Court comprises 52 Patio Rooms, 4 Executive Enclaves, 3 Garden Suites, 3 Pool Studio, 2 Honeymoon Suites and 1 Family Enclave.

Patio Rooms: The Patio Rooms are comfortably appointed with twin beds, a bath and toilet. Every room has a roofed patio, extending outwards at one end of the room, bound by a Charupaddy, an extended, carved wooden bench, representative of traditional Kerala architecture. The Patio rooms preserve a sense of privacy and yet offer a hint of the outdoors. All rooms have a coffee machine and a small refrigerator.
 
 
Executive Enclaves: Enclaves are distinctive spaces within spaces. The executive enclaves at the Elephant Court enable business travelers to luxuriate in the comfort of a resort and conduct business as well. Separate work and living areas enable guests to deal effectively with the dynamics of work and, sometimes, to get away from it all. The suites are all equipped with the state of the art in communicative facilities.

Garden Suites: The suites are all provided with a secluded garden. Step out of the suite, into a verandah and a charming garden with a fish- pond lies ahead. It can be a magical experience, watching the rain come down during the monsoon. All the garden suites are equipped with a Jacuzzi.
 
Pool Studio: Your own private pool in your living room, this accurately defines the concept of a pool studio. Through the day soft diffused light filters into the room casting dappled shadows on the walls. The water spreads its aura. This is an intimate space full of possibilities.

Honeymoon Suites: The suite brings to life associations with unrestrained passion. Here, discover the joys and solace of intimacy. A glass walled Jacuzzi, lit from above during the day with a frosted skylight, looks into the bedroom. Just go ahead and expand your frontiers of pleasure.

Family Enclave: Here, are spaces where families, large and small can spend time together and find privacy should they so desire. There’s space for the kids to play as well.
 
Activities make interesting experiences. At the resort here, we have a games area, a library bay, a health club, a tribal gallery and a meditation and yoga centre to make your activities interesting. Our facilities includes Conference Facilities, swimming pool with Jacuzzi, Indoor game area and Health club, library lounge, Roof top facilities and Boutique with collectables and Curio shop.
 
The cuisine of Kerala is the highlight of dining at the Elephant Court. Flavoured largely by the essences of coconut and spices, it is both subtle and provocative. Open on two sides, with a view of the swimming pool, the restaurant and the coffee shop offer a unique dining experience, surrounded by nature. The restaurant also has on offer, cuisine from different parts of the world as well as from other regions of India.

Ayurveda is an ancient system of holistic health care and is native to the Indian sub continent. It is presently in daily use by millions of people inIndia, Nepal and Sri Lanka. The word Ayurveda roughly translates as science of life. Ayurveda is concerned with promoting healthy living along with therapeutic measures that relate to physical, mental and spiritual harmony. Guests at the Ayurvedic center at the Elephant Court will be under the care qualified Ayurvedic Doctors.
 

Tariff on CP basis (Valid from 1st October 2012 to 31st March 2013)

 
Rooms Price Extra Person  
Patio Room Rs 16190 Rs 2400  
Garden Suite Rs 23385 Rs 6000  
Honeymoon Suite Rs 26985 Rs 6000  
Pool Studio Rs 49770 Rs 6000  
Executive Enclave Rs 10795 Rs 2400  
Family Enclave Rs 11395 Rs 2400  
       
Meal Rates

Breakfast: Rs 350
Lunch: Rs 700
Dinner: Rs 750

Terms And Conditions

Children below 5 years will be complimentary
Children between 5 and 10 years
With extra bed 50% of extra person charges
Without extra bed 50% of buffet charges
Reservations against advance payment
Check In 01:00pm/ Check Out 11:00am
 

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