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Cardamom County by Xandari
4 out of 5
thekkady road, Kumuli, Thekkady, Kerala
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$70
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Apr 30 - May 1
26 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (6 reviews)
Great 3 star hotel with amazing staff

"If you are short on time, my 1 line summary - "Good 3 Star Hotel, very disappointing 4 star hotel; staff courtesy & service are their only redemption" The mattresses were horrible, we were a family of 6 and stayed at the property 3 nights. All of us suffered from back pain. Due to our travel dates ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Cardamom County by Xandari
Spice Village-Cgh Earth
4 out of 5
Kumily - Thekkady Road, Thekkady, Kerala
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$94
per night
Apr 16 - Apr 17
26.17 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (33 reviews)

"The property is very creative and is truly a spice garden. Their activities, including afternoon tea and snacks are a delight. Their evening functions are wonderful with cooking classes and Indian dances. However, there are small bugs and roaches in the room and even on the bed. There is no air-condition ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Spice Village-Cgh Earth
Hotel RSR Residency
3 out of 5
419 - A, Near Bus Stand, Sattur Road, Sattur, Tamilnadu
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21.07 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Nice hotel, reception and room service were very friendly, good for family, business, solo traveller's, I strongly recommend this hotel. Book blindly"…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2018

Hotel RSR Residency
SRI KALISWARI LE ORCHIDS
3.5 out of 5
96/1 SHunmuga Nadar Road, Sattur, Tamil Nadu
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20.27 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Value for money.centrally located.room service was Prompt.hassle free check in and out."…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

SRI KALISWARI LE ORCHIDS
KTDC Periyar House Thekkady
2.5 out of 5
Thekkady, Idukki, Thekkady, Kerala
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24.7 mi from city center
3.4/5Good! (41 reviews)

"Horrible, demanding commission of hotel.com at checkout time. Condition of suite rooms too bad. Quality of food not up to the mark."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2018

KTDC Periyar House Thekkady
Niraamaya Cardamom Club
4.5 out of 5
256 V & V Estate, Spring valley, Kumily, Pirmed, Kerala
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$92
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
27.72 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (27 reviews)
Beautiful location and great food

"Location and food very good. However road Leading up to the hotel was tortuous, the last part was closed for repair making access by car impossible, this kept us fit a d we saw lots of wildlife a d interesting culture. The disappointment was the staffs lack of knowledge an inability to help with ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2018

Niraamaya Cardamom Club
Kofiland Resort
4 out of 5
Spring Valley, Kumily, Pirmed, Kerala
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$121
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
27.5 mi from city center
2/5 (1 review)
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"There is no air conditioning. Complete lack of service. Evening meal was limited and appalling. Breakfast was toast or an omelette and no menu. We had to find a member of staff to enquire about breakfast. We appeared to be the only guests. We would not stay here again. Had we paid £20 a night it ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2016

Kofiland Resort
OYO 40499 Mahalakshmi Tower
2.5 out of 5
81-A, Elayarasanenthal Road, Kovilpatti, Tamil Nadu
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$19
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Apr 17 - Apr 18
29.93 mi from city center
OYO 40499 Mahalakshmi Tower
Periyar Nest Resorts
3 out of 5
Rosappukandam, Kumily (Thekkady By pass Road), Thekkady, Kerala
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$24
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Apr 16 - Apr 17
25.74 mi from city center
3.3/5 (32 reviews)

"Location, natural ambiance and quietness. The building and rooms are wrongly designed and badly built. No maintenance as a result from door locks, electrical points, water taps, telephones- nothing works. The windows do not close shut and have no mesh. When we go out the monkeys have a field day ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

Periyar Nest Resorts
Kerala House
2.5 out of 5
Lake Road, Thekkady, Kerala
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$19
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Apr 12 - Apr 13
25.69 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (6 reviews)

"Great location next to Periyar national Park.host was amazing nothing too much trouble"…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2019

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Visiting Rajapalayam

Visitors can enjoy all that Rajapalayam has to offer including the waterfalls, temples, and festivals. There are 5 hotels and other accommodations in the surrounding area.

Sightseeing and Staying in Rajapalayam

A favorite place to visit in the city is Periyar National Park. Additionally, you'll find Meghamalai in the area.

As you plan your trip to Rajapalayam, you might not find an accommodation in the city center, but you can choose from 5 lodging options within the bigger area. Here are places to stay in the region:

  • The Elephant Court is located 25.8 mi (41.5 km) from the heart of Rajapalayam. Guests who stay at this 4.5-star hotel in Kumily can enjoy access to a full-service spa and free breakfast, along with free WiFi.
  • Abad Green Forest is 26.2 mi (42.2 km) from the center of Rajapalayam. This 3-star hotel in Kumily features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool.
  • Hotel RSR Residency is 21.1 mi (33.9 km) from central Rajapalayam. This 3-star hotel in Sattur features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.

Getting Around Rajapalayam

To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Rajapalayam Rajapalaiyam Station. Rajapalayam might not have very many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Rajapalayam

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 92°F and the nighttime average to be 72°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 92°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • July through September averages 87°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 90°F during the day and 73°F at night
  • Rajapalayam gets about 2.52 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually March and April with an average temperature of 92°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 73°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Rajapalayam?
Amritara Shalimar Spice Garden, located 28.4 mi (45.8 km) from the heart of Rajapalayam, is a top choice for your stay based on our traveler data. Two other options for your stay in the area are Sterling Thekkady and Dream Home Residency.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Rajapalayam, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Rajapalayam.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Rajapalayam?
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What's the best hotel for staying near Madurai Airport (IXM)?
OYO 5672 Vaani Villa is one of the top choices for your stay and is a popular 3-star hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from Madurai Airport. Other good choices close to the airport include The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai and OYO 11531 Sathya Lodge.
How is it to stay in Rajapalayam?
Visitors can enjoy all that Rajapalayam has to offer including the waterfalls, temples, and festivals. A top sight in the city is Periyar National Park. There are 5 hotels and other accommodations in the surrounding area.
What should I see while I'm in Rajapalayam?
A favorite place to visit in the city is Periyar National Park. Additionally, you’ll find Meghamalai in the area.
How can I get around Rajapalayam?
To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Rajapalayam Station. Rajapalayam may not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.
What's the weather like in Rajapalayam?
The hottest months are usually March and April with an average temp of 92°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 73°F. Average annual rainfall for Rajapalayam is 71.43 inches.

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