Welcome to Chrissie's, our small, friendly hotel set amidst gardens and natural teak forests in a quiet part of Thekkady/Kumily Village in Kerala, South India. The well-appointed rooms, pretty garden and the relaxing ambiance of the rooftop vegetarian café/restaurant provide the perfect, peaceful location from which to explore Periyar Tiger Reserve and the beautiful surrounding countryside.
Chrissie's has fifteen tastefully decorated rooms, each with a private balcony and en-suite bathroom. We also offer a family suite comprising of a bedroom, bathroom and sitting area which doubles as a bedroom for 2-3 children. The ground floor rooms overlook our pretty garden, whilst those on the first and third floors have stunning, far-reaching forest and mountain views.
The relaxed, friendly ambience together with high quality food has made our open air rooftop café very popular. We serve a mixture of homemade Indian, Italian, Middle Eastern and continental dishes. All lovingly made just for you by the kitchen crew. Guest recommendations ensured our entry in the 2005 edition of Rough Guide to South India only ten months after opening.
Our large yoga room, 11 * 8 meters, light and airy, with beautiful far reaching forest and mountain views, is, with it's quiet setting, wooden floor and our location's moderate climate, the perfect venue for yoga, tai chi, meditation, singing and dancing.
So, if this appeals to you, please take a look around our website, and don't hesitate in contacting us if you wish to spend part of your holiday at Chrissie's.
If you are interested in taking part in our yearly yoga workshop, please head over to the website of our partner, Jungle Dream Tours, or click on the photo below, for more information. Jungle Dream Tours also arrange two recurring photograpy tours; Journey through the lens which covers three South Indian states, and an educational photo tour in Kerala.