Ooty Cottage Renting FAQs

What is the checkin and checkout time for cottages in OOty ?

Checkin and checkout time is 12 noon to 12 noon. It is considered as one day or one night.

Is the Independent cottages are safe to stay with family ?

Yes. But check for the licence and make sure it is licensed property for stay. Also check the location of your cottage.

What is cheapest price for a two bedroom cottage in OOty ?

A two bedroom cottage can be rented for INR 2000 during off season and INR 2500 during the season times.

Do all the Cottages have heating facility?

No not all the cottages have heating facility. But some cottages do.

Do all Cottages provide Hot Water?

Yes all the cottages have hot water facility.

What is the best option for booking a Cottage ? Agent website or directly call the cottage ?

Both are fine. But once you booked through agent call the cottage and confirm the booking has been made.

What to do when the cottage is different from what i saw in Internet while booking ?

In this case you cant do anything, but you can ask for refund. Apart from this you can ask cottage owner to send picture to your email and let him know
you will not stay if it is not the same one.

Do all cottages provide sweaters, Blankets and quilts ?

Yes they provide blankets and quilts but not sweaters.

What is the cancelation policy in COttages ?

Normally they dont refund any advance made. But if you cancel too early then you might get 80% back. But check cancelation policy while booking with any cottage.

Do the cottage owners arrange for sightseeing ?

Yes most of the cottages arange for sightseeing guide and taxi.

Which is the best place to rent a cottage in OOty ?

It doesnt matter since Ooty is not a big city all the sightseeing locations are nearby.

Do the Cottages offer room service ?

No not all the cottages offer room service. But some do.

Can i get Wi-fi in cottages ?

Yes some cottages offer wi-fi access. But not all. so check before you book.

Do i get my cell phone signals in all cottages ?

Ooty is a hilly region and some places are remote. So ask the cottage owner before you go.

If i lost something during the stay ?

Cottage is not resposible for this. You have to keep your things safe. Maybe you can register a complaint in the nearest police station