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Get an overview of this hotelHistorical charm, natural setting, near Ooty Botanical Gardens

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
24-hour business center

Hillside, near Ooty Lake

Perched on a hillside amid colorful English gardens, this Ooty hotel is within 2 to 3 km of the city center, Ooty Botanical Gardens, Ooty Lake, and the Ooty Railway Station. Doddabetta Peak is 10 km (6 mi) away.

Breakfast included

Established in the mid-1800s, the Taj Savoy Hotel is set on 6 landscaped acres. Guests enjoy a complimentary daily breakfast. Other highlights include a restaurant, a British-inspired bar, and a tea lounge.

Colonial cottages

The 40 smoke-free guestrooms are housed in colonial-style cottages that open onto the gardens. Accommodations are individually decorated and come with flat-screen TVs and free wireless Internet access. Some have fireplaces.

Renovations & Closures

The property is undergoing renovations. The following areas are affected:
  • Dining venue
  • Front desk
  • Lobby
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Set amid six acres of gardens and open lawns, the Taj Savoy Hotel is just 2 km (1.2) from central Ooty, a historical and recreational hub. The hotel itself is a historical landmark, built in the 1800s in the colonial British style.

Guests can start the day with a complimentary breakfast. The European-inspired Dining Room serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, complemented by the glow of the fireplace. The Tea Lounge, open morning till evening, overlooks the lush green lawns. The Canterbury Bar serves fine Indian and international spirits, wines, and liqueurs, along with cocktails and mocktails. 24-hour room service is available.

Other highlights include an ayurveda center, a 24-hour fitness center, and on-site activities such as billiards, badminton, and basketball. The staff is happy to arrange off-site activities and excursions, including boating in Ooty Lake, bird-watching, tea-factory tours, hiking, and visits to the Doddabetta Peak viewpoint.

  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Children's club 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 1900 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Wired Internet access - surcharge 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 70 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 753 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Television in common areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( INR 1220 per day )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( INR 1220 per day )


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Phone 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 

Where to Eat

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning.

The Dining Room - Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the Dining Room showcases regional and international cuisine. A crackling fireplace enhances the ambience. Live piano music is provided evenings except Tuesdays.

Canterbury Bar - This Old English–style bar serves Indian and international spirits, wines, and liqueurs, cocktails, and mocktails. Open late morning till mid-afternoon and evenings.

Tea Lounge - Overlooking the lush green lawns, the Tea Lounge offers all-day dining, including afternoon tea by the fireplace.

In-room dining (limited menu) is available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available onsite or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

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; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.
Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25000.
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.


Check-out time is noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: INR 1220 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: INR 1220 per day (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Savoy Hotel Ooty
  • Savoy Ooty
  • Taj Savoy Hotel Ooty
  • Taj Savoy Ooty
  • Taj Savoy

Awards & Affiliations

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

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