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Shalimar Spice Garden

Shalimar Spice Garden is a quixotic Plantation Retreat located at a six-acre spice plantatin in a village called Murikkady,

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  • Rating (out of 5): 3

    Number of Reviewers: 209
  • Located 6 kms from Thekkady on the fringes of the world- famous Periyar Tiger Reserve. Surrounded by lush greenery, one gets the feeling of being in the middle of a dense forest. The resort comes with well-appointed rooms, a good pool, an Ayurveda Centre and prompt service.

    Shalimar Spice Garden is a subtle blend of European and Indian lifestyles topped off with the rich heritage of Kerala.The resort borders fragrant spice gardens, cardamom-covered hills, and an exciting flora and fauna of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.Located at a height of 800 metres,the straw-roofed cottages are simple yet comfortable. The resort is set amidst bright green palm groves and thickly wooded gardens where fruit bearing plants like mangoes, nutmeg and cardamom flourish. A small mountain stream winds its way through the resort and a wooden bridge connects the resort to the outside world.

    The Spice Garden Resort is designed by an Italian architect, Maria Angela Fernhof, and her Indian partner, Shaji Antony, the cottages flaunt thatched roofs and some intricately carved teak and rosewood door frames procured from the traditional Kerala homesteads. Shalimar's cottages are built with thatched roofs, some with teak and rosewood door frames salvaged from the region's traditional "Tharavad" houses. All rooms have luxurious en-suite bathrooms and private terraces.

    Some of the other attractions of this resort include the hilltop pool, Ayurveda and Yoga Centre and the botanical library. The in-house restaurant of the resort, ' Falling Leaves' dishes out the choicest cuisines made from fresh organic produce sourced from private gardens. Shalimar Spice Gardens is an ideal place to pitch your tents to explore the stunninng natural bounties of Thekkady including the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and elephant and tiger safaris.


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    KarmaKerala Review of Shalimar Spice Garden

    Shalimar Spice Garden is unique place i would suggest any couple for stay in Thekkady. Lovely little cottages, clean good sized pool and very warm service.

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    Hotel Facilities

    Non SmokingArea

    Distance to Airport

  • 190 kms
  • Nearest Railway Station

  • Kottayam
  • Distance to Railway Station

    151 kms
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