The Elephant Court


Accomodation Budget: Deluxe
Class: 4.5 Star
Best Suited For
Leisure Travelers and Honeymoon Couples.
Accomodation Theme
3/4/5 Star Hotels,

Quick Info

Surrounded by a dense and tranquil rainforest, Elephant Court is the only five-star hotel in this region of Thekkady. Its environs are filled with the chirping of birds and the aroma of spices from the plantations. The hotel features Garden Suites, Patio Rooms, Honeymoon Suites and Pool Studios. The delightful swimming pool, multi-cuisine restaurant, spa and other features of the resort add to the holiday experience.

Rankings & Ratings

  • Hospitality
  • Property
  • Value for money
Editor's Rankings

#10 in 25 Accommodations in Thekkady
#10 in 1 3/4/5 Star Hotels in Thekkady

"A well-maintained hotel with rooms for every kind of traveler."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

The Elephant Court in Thekkady is a well-maintained hotel with clean and comfortable rooms, good food, a calm environment and pleasant views. The staff at the hotel is quite attentive to all the needs of the guests. Although there are only a few activities in the property, guests can enjoy a wide variety of activities in the regions surrounding the hotel.


  • Well-maintained property.
  • Attentive and hospitable staff.
  • Delicious food, especially the breakfast spread.
  • Lots of activities in the surrounding regions.


  • Not many activities in the hotel property.
  • Not everyone may like the food.
  • Room and menu tariff is slightly on the higher end.
  • Rooms may not be very spacious.


  • Swimming Pool
  • Non-Veg Restaurant
  • Card Payments
  • Safe Parking
  • WiFi Internet
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Gym
  • Laundry

Detailed Info

The Elephant Court in Thekkady is a five-star hotel surrounded by a thick rainforest. It enjoys a superbly calm environment which is only disturbed by the chirping of birds. The impressive lobby gives you a glimpse of what the resort has to offer. It has antique yet elegant furnishings and spectacular interiors. The rooms and suites at the hotel offer premium luxury, absolute privacy, pleasant views and modern amenities. 

The property has a recreation zone, library lounge, curio shop, conference facilities and a sparkling pool with a paddling pool for kids. The pool separates the living spaces from the dining and recreation spaces. The multi-cuisine restaurant at the hotel serves a wide variety of delicacies. There is a 24-hour coffee shop as well. It serves snacks and coffee in a casual setting. The hotel also features a spa which offers a number of different ayurvedic therapies.

Hotel Rules

  1. Check-in Time 01:00 PM, Check-out Time 11:00 PM.
  2. Complimentary for children below 5 years of age.
  3. Pets are not allowed.

Special Notes

  • At the curio shop in the hotel, you can buy handicrafts and organic spices.
  • The main building has a beautiful rooftop which offers an amazing view of the forests. It is an ideal space for parties.
  • Elephant rides, bullock cart rides, plantation tours, jeep safaris and trekking is possible in the nearby regions.

Activities Offered*

  • Indoor games like caroms chess, table tennis, badminton etc
  • Swimming pool with a kids' pool.

Rooms Types

Patio Room

The Patio Room is a cosy, comfortable room with an attached bathroom. The roofed patio, featuring a traditional wooden bench, offers a pleasant view of the surrounding greenery.

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Lockable Storage
  • Balcony

Garden Suite

The Garden suite features plush beddings, complete privacy and a Jacuzzi. It opens to a private garden through a verandah. The lush green garden just outside the suite has a beautiful fishpond. 

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lockable Storage
  • Balcony

Honeymoon Suite

The Honeymoon Suite is a spacious yet intimate suite. It has a glass-walled Jacuzzi which opens to the bed room. Diffused sunlight keeps the Jacuzzi area bright and beautiful.

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lockable Storage

Pool Studio

The Pool Studio features a sparkling blue private pool in the living room. It also features modern facilities and contemporary interiors.

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Private Pool
  • Lockable Storage
  • Balcony

*Activities offered by the Accomodation may be limited in number or may change without prior notice depending on the season, demand and other factors. Please request for the details at the time of booking. Availing these activities may have aditional charges depending on the package you opt for.