The hill town of Ooty is an enchanting fairytale destination blessed amply by nature. It is extremely popular among the people of Tamil Nadu as it provides a much needed pleasant break from the harsh summers of the State. Ooty tourism forms the backbone of the economy of this town. There are ample tourist attractions here for people of all interests and ages. Botanical Gardens, Dodabetta Peak, Emerald Lake, Kalahatti Waterfalls, Bellikal Lake, Sim’s Park, Rose Garden, Mukerti National Park, Sanctuary Avalanche, Glenmorgan, Doorg Fort and Nonsuch Tea Estate are some famous spots of Ooty tourism. Ooty has a good combination of man-made attractions and natural wonders, making it a complete tourist attraction. A day tour allows travelers to visit most of the important attractions in and around Ooty.
There are plenty of accommodation options in Ooty to suit all budgets. You can choose from high-end luxury hotels to cheap budget accommodation. To help you plan your trip without a dent in your pocket, below are some budget hotels from the range of Ooty Hotels.
Hotel Khems – Located on Shoreham Palace Road, this hotel is very much in the centre of the city with close access to the railway station. It has forty five rooms and all kinds of facilities are available for guests.
Vinagaya Inn- Strategically located between the Government Botanical Gardens and Dodabetta Peak, this is one of the Ooty hotels, which is perfect for tourists as well as business travellers. The tariffs are well within budget and the comfort and hospitality are superb.
Hotel Silver Oak – This hotel has both cottages and rooms for its guests. It is close to the bus stand as well as the railway station and just 250 metres away from Charing Cross which is the town centre. There is a vegetarian restaurant and attractive packages are available especially for honeymooners.
Orchid Inn- Located just 1 km away from the famous Rose Garden, this is one of the Ooty hotels that is known for its spacious and well designed rooms, with a multi cuisine restaurant serving south Indian, Chinese etc., is the staff is friendly and amiable.
The Queen’s Residency – A two star hotel situated on Fernhill road, this is one of the budget Ooty hotels that is a little away from the town amidst the Nilgiris and is perfect for those looking for a quiet and peaceful vacation in Ooty. Wi-Fi, refrigerator, cable connection and even cooking facilities are available for guests.
Sapphire Grand – A beautiful budget hotel on Church Hill Road, Sapphire Grand enjoys a good location. Various facilities like market transfers, carom, bonfires etc are available for guests. It is close to the union church in Ooty.
Palve Sugavasam – A hill top hotel with good views, Palve Sugavasam is located 2.5 kms from the bus stand. It’s a basic hotel with modern facilities.
These were just some of the budget Ooty hotels, plenty more options are available for tourists. You can even opt for homestays in Ooty. But regardless of where you stay, nature treats all equally and you will get the utmost satisfaction from Ooty.