Kodaikanal Hotels

Pine Borough Inn, Kodaikanal

Rifle Range Road, Naidupuram, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101

Ranked 22 amongst 281 hotels in Kodaikanal

5.6/7 1081 Ratings

Reviews (633)

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Destination
5.9 / 7
Location
5.6 / 7
Appearance
5.7 / 7
Front Office
5.7 / 7
Services
5.6 / 7
Room
5.6 / 7
Food & Drink
5.3 / 7
Activities
4.9 / 7

Pine Borough Inn Video Reviews

vishnu

127 Reviews | 3 Readers

"Excellent hotel with good activ..."

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Pine Borough Inn Reviews


Hyderabad
1 Review

"Nice hotel "

5.6/7
Posted 3 days ago

The appearance of the hotel was good. The food was good with quality and quantity. There were no activities arranged by this hotel. I don't have any suggestion for this hotel.

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"Good Hotel with good service "

6.0/7
Posted 9 days ago

Everything was very nice in the hotel. The destination of the hotel was fine. The hotel was located in the city. The parking place was available in the hotel. The check-in and check-out was on time. The food was good in the hotel. The complimentary breakfast was provided by the hotel. I would not suggest anything to this hotel. I had visited this h....

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Mysore
1 Review

"Good appearance & good staff "

6.9/7
Posted 10 days ago

I had visited this hotel with my daughter for official trip. The hotel was located in the city. The hotel location was good. The hotel was located nearby the transportation. The appearance of the hotel was good. There was no delay in check-in and check-out. The behaviour of staff was good. The service was provided on time. TV and coffee maker was p....

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Chennai
1 Review | 4 Readers

"Well behaved staff & good service "

5.3/7
Posted 10 days ago

I went to Solapur and stayed in this hotel. The location of the hotel was very good. There was parking facility in the hotel. The appearance of the hotel was excellent internally and externally. There was no delay in check-in and check-out. The staff members were helpful and friendly in service. The room allotted to us was maintained very neat with....

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Hyderabad
1 Review | 4 Readers

"Nice place to stay "

4.8/7
Posted 11 days ago

The transportation facility was not available nearby the hotel. The check-in and check-out was done on time. The Wi-Fi facility was available but not working properly in the room. The activity was not available at the hotel. The hotel building was renovated. The best part of the hotel was garden. I would suggest this hotel to improve the reception....

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Chennai
1 Review | 4 Readers

"Hotel was comfortable for family"

6.3/7
Posted 13 days ago

I didn’t face any difficulty at the hotel. The overall experience of the hotel was good. The location of the hotel was very good. The service was excellent in the hotel. The activity was not arranged by the hotel. I would recommend this hotel to upcoming travellers. The hotel was comfortable for family. The behaviour of the staff was friendly in th....

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1 Review | 4 Readers

"Good hotel and the stay was really good "

4.9/7
Posted 13 days ago

I had been to Kodaikanal and stayed in this hotel. The location of the hotel was good. The internal and external appearance of the hotel was good. The check-in and check-out was done on time. The service of the staff in the hotel was friendly and helpful. The room allotted to me was neat with all required amenities in working condition. I ate food....

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Delhi
1 Review | 6 Readers

"Good stay with helpful staff and clean room "

4.8/7
Posted 14 days ago

I had been to Kodaikanal and stayed in this hotel. The location of the hotel was good. The internal and external appearance of the hotel was good. There was no delay in check-in and check-out. The staff members in the hotel were helpful and quick in services. The room allotted to me was good and it was well maintained with all required amenities in....

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Top Reviews of Pine Borough Inn


1 Review | 3 Readers

"Up there, on almost all counts!"

6.1/7
Posted 8 months ago

December probably isn't the best of times to visit Kodai. But we had a pleasant stay here in PBI, courtesy the warmth of staff, and the enjoyable variety of breakfast food. Hot water is not an issue, but some rooms could be cooler as they get very little sunshine, like the one we stayed. But finally it was a choice between spacious bunker beds and the sunshine or hill view, and we took the former. Our boys-aged 11 and 8, were immediately off to explore on their own, and also made some friends in the games room cum library. They did report on the dog, the ducks, the goats and the guinea-pigs; and the outdoor shuttle-court. We went sight-seeing in the mornings, lunched in different restaurants nearby and spent lazy afternoons within the PBI hotel premises; no complaints from the kids, as they engaged themselves in indoor games. Our gracious host did show us around on the final day of our 4-day visit; the nursery and the garden, and all that our kids had reported earlier. Not for the aged to explore on their own, as the paths could get somewhat sloping down. Definitely would love to visit again. Maybe in summer, if possible.

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Chennai
1 Review | 2298 Readers

"Excellent and homely place to relax"

6.5/7
Posted 1 year ago

Pine Borough Inn our second home. It was always wonderful experience at Pine Borough Inn. We originally booked a big bungalow in Kodaikanal, however we felt it was too weird, damp and dirty and wanted to cancel our trip and go back. We asked our guide for an alternate place to stay. Our guide took us to Pine Borough Inn. Thanks to him for having us introduced to this excellent place. The place was warm and cosy. The rooms were very clean and we occupied a room with a bunker bed, our kids enjoyed the most. What more, the buffet breakfast was very tasty and rendered a family atmosphere. The attenders were very kind and courteous, always willing to help. There was an indoor play area, with all the necessary amenities, we enjoyed to our heart's content in the play area. Most days, we played table tennis past mid-night and the room was shielded so well that other guests are not disturbed. It is a pleasure to walk down hill in Pine Borough Inn to enjoy the fresh air. You would notice friendly feathered creatures, they walk with you. You have swings and see-saws to relax. From then on, we made it a point to stay at Pine Borough Inn every time we visit Kodai. We came and stayed with our friends families. On one instance, we came as 2 families, with 8 members (4 adults & 4 kids). The owner helped us to occupy two adjacent rooms with connecting passage in between. It was an amazing time with both families enjoying each others company in the comfort of Kodaikanal. The flower gardens are trimmed and well-maintained. The attenders help you with a variety of mouth-watering dishes at odd times of the day. What more, we receive greetings for Christmas and New Year and it feels good to know that you are remembered at Pine Borough Inn. Just before, I filled this section, our family was living through the memory lanes viewing and enjoying the pictures of Kodai and our special place, Pine Borough Inn. In short, Pine Borough Inn is our second home.

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Delhi
1 Review

"Pleasant stay for decent price"

5.9/7
Posted 9 months ago

We went to the hotel for about 2 nights with my full family. Our welcome was good and the hotel was also good. The food was great especially the owner of hotel was keeping on asking about facility and any requirement. The dogs there was very playful and loves carrots. Overall i would say that i wish to visit again to pine borough next time.

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Delhi
1 Review | 54 Readers

"Excellent rooms and a pleasant experience"

6.4/7
Posted 1 year ago

We visited Kodaikanal and based on TripAdvisor reviews we choose Pine Borough Inn. Me and my wife had booked the room for 3 days. Before actually reaching Kodaikanal, we received a call from our taxi driver (kennedy) who said that he would be picking us up from Kodaikanal bus stand. We had a very pleasant stay in this Inn. As far as the Inn is concerned, I liked the hospitality of the staff, the rooms are excellent especially with the wood panel and stone walls. It actually gives a feel of the old type of Inn. The breakfast served was very good, hot and fresh everyday. We stayed for 3 days and the breakfast was complementary on all 3 days. All facilities provided were as advertised and there was nothing lacking in the amenities. Clean beds and rooms. Hot water facility was available all the time. I also liked the landscaped garden, nursery of plants. There is also a small library and club with Chess, Carom, table tennis, shuttle badminton court, basketball among others. We also had a very helpful taxi driver (kennedy) who was our driver, guide and photographer all in one. He picked us from the time we arrived in Kodaikanal and we went in the same taxi for all 3 days covering all places that could be covered in Kodaikanal. Finally, the same taxi driver also dropped us till Coimbatore from where we had an onward journey. In Summary, the entire trip was memorable and we fully enjoyed our stay at Pine Borough Inn. I would definitely recommend this Inn as it is suitable for all types, couples, family and even for Solo travellers.

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Delhi
1 Review | 2 Readers

"Good hotel to spend quality time"

6.3/7
Posted 12 months ago

Overall had great time at Kodaikanal with my family. Visited there for the first and stayed Pine Borough Inn for 2 days and 1 night. It was a pleasant stay and same time lot to do and see at city. I liked the ambiance and service of the hotel. Staff was very cooperative and welcoming. Just that food was not up to the level. I was expecting some different and multiple options in the breakfast but, it was regular South Indian food and Bread butter Jam was available. Hope hotel staff will look into the same and improve accordingly. Otherwise I will recommend the hotel for those who doesn't want to stay inside the main part of the city and wanted to spend reasonable time in the hotel because they have a lot to offer like play area (indoor and outdoor) for elder, kids play area, huge garden area to relax, reading area, peaceful location etc.

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Pine Borough Inn Overview

A 3-star resort situated on the Rifle Range Road, Kodaikanal, in the middle of landscaped gardens is just 2 km from Bear Shola Falls. The resort offers a host of entertainment activities for their guests. Read a book of your favourite author, play a mind-engaging game of chess or try your hand at a game of table tennis. One can also try some out....
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