A premier Five Star Resort nestled 7500 feet above the sea level in Kodaikanal - Hotel Carlton is sprawled over an area of 3 ½ acres. The only 5-star hill resort in Kodaikanal, The Carlton is located on the edge of the popular Kodai Lake. The hotel being in close proximity to the market and the major sightseeing spots in the town - it serves as a perfect base to explore the un-spoilt hill station of Kodaikanal.

Carlton Hotel retains an old world charm amidst a hoard of modern luxuries and the beautiful landscaped gardens within the premises blend perfectly with the natural greenery of the towering pines in the surroundings. 


Enjoy luxurious accommodation at Carlton's stylish rooms (84 rooms, 4 suites and 3 cottages), elegantly appointed with wooden flooring and private sit outs - each offering a scenic view of the Kodai Lake. Set amidst well-maintained lawns, the cottages have private flower gardens and are the perfect retreats for families to spend an idyllic vacation:-

  • Attached baths
  • Hot/Cold Running Water
  • Channel Music
  • Direct dial telephones 


The Silver Oak restaurant serves a sumptuous spread of Buffet meals from Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisines. The Hearth - a cozy Coffee Lounge complete with fireplace, wooden flooring, stone walls and carved wooden counters. End of the Road - A well stocked bar providing an array of cocktails and liquors. The Terrace: Located on the upper lawns with a splendid view of the lake, offering an exotic range of delicacies, including live counters for pastas and barbequed items on special days. 


  • Secretarial Services
  • Telex, Cable, Photocopying & Fax
  • Currency Exchange
  • 24-hour Room Service
  • Gift Shop/Book Stall
  • Travel Desk
  • Car/Coach Rentals
  • Baby Sitting
  • Safe Deposit Lockers
  • Florist
  • Postal Services
  • Steam, Sauna & Jacuzzi
  • Health Club with Gymnasium
  • Discotheque
  • Beauty Parlor
  • Swimming Pool
  • Sight seeing Arrangements
  • Attached baths
  • Hot/Cold Running Water
  • Channel Music
  • Direct dial telephones
  • Connecting Rooms on request
  • Tea/Coffee Makers
  • Heaters in all rooms
  • Purified drinking water
  • Electric Razor Adaptors in all bathrooms
  • Color TV with in-house movies and satellite

City Info:

Kodaikanal is a charming hill resort, situated on the southern crest of the upper Palani Hills near Madurai in Tamil Nadu, India. With its rocks, woods, beautiful lake and enhancing waterfalls, Kodaikanal is one of the most popular hill stations in India. The popular tourist destinations include the beautiful Coaker's Walk, Kurinji Andavar Temple and several famous picnic spots like the Bear Shola Falls, Green Valley View and Pillar Rocks, Shenbaganur Museum, Dolphin's Nose, Perumal Peak, etc.