We are sorry to inform that pets are not allowed here.
Combining old world charm with modern conveniences, Lymond House, Ooty stands as a testimony to the bygone colonial era. Dating back to 1855, Lymond House is the epitome of a bygone colonial era, the perfect getaway, set among a vista of flowering trees and sprawling lawns.
The house comprises two drawing rooms with fireplaces, ideal for cosy evenings in. It has six en suite double rooms, replete with antique beds, dressers, creaking floorboards. One can soak in the atmosphere that has been lovingly preserved for 150 years.
"A pleasant vacation in a charming place. We travelled back in time, the moment we stepped into Lymond House. Every bit of our vacation was enjoyable because of the extraordinary food, ambience and service. On the whole, we had a great time in Lymond House."
- Sriram, Chennai.
A room that goes by its name, Grace is an effortlessly beautiful garden suite that will charm you. There is an adjoining sitting room to enjoy the garden view.Book Now
Named after an Egyptian goddess with the symbol of a lotus, Iris is a garden suite that is as exotic as its name. It has a sitting room and bedroom adorned in antiquity.Book Now
Flora, a garden suite, gets its name from our obsessive love for the rich flora of The Nilgiris. Similar to the other garden suites, the sitting room opens out to a garden.Book Now
"Now that we have settled back into our routine in London I have time to thank you for our wonderful stay at Lymond House. You have a beautiful place there, with staff that made our stay a very happy one. I will certainly be going onto Trip advisor to recommend Lymond House. We shall certainly be coming to The Nilgiris again and will be in touch regarding your other residencies. Thank you again for our time with you."
"I have to say that Lymond House was indeed a lovely and wonderful place to stay. The staff especially were very informative and helpful. We are definitely coming back to stay here once again - to the old world charm at Lymond."
"We had a wonderful time at Lymond House and your team took good care of us. We will be happy to return at the next available opportunity and also refer your quaint accommodation to any of our friends visiting Ooty."
At Lymond House, your comfort is our top priority. All our rooms are facilitated with the following services:
1. Room service - limited menu
2. Free Wi-fi internet access
3. TV with satellite channels in all the rooms
4. Fireplace in all the rooms and also in the common drawing room
6. Car rental services.
The Queen of Hills which is a confluence of pristine mountains, natural sources of water, rich flora and fauna, friendly people and plenty of fresh air has so much to offer to make your trip a memorable one. You can:
1. Visit Nilgiri Library (1858), Stephens Church (1829), Dodabetta (2637 MSL), Botanical Garden(1847)Rose Garden, Tea Museum, Bee Museum and Tribal Research Centre and Museum.
2. Trek with authorised guides (arranged on prior notice).
3. Boating at Ooty lake and Pykara lake.
5. Ride in the Nilgiri Mountain Train.
6. Take the Heritage Walk in Ooty (arranged on prior request)
7. Play golf at the Gymkhana Golf Course.
8. Stroll around the laid back town of Ooty, indulge in a variety of chocolates and street-eats or shop for knick-knacks.
If you prefer to stay indoors, there are plenty of things to do in Lymond House - play the piano or board games, relax in front of the fire, settle down with your favourite book or snuggle in your cosy bed.
Lymond House is not very hard to locate. Ooty is well connected by road from all the major cities. The nearest airport is about 90km away located at Coimbatore City.
Once you arrive at Charing Cross, Ooty, take the road uphill to reach St.Stephen's Church.
Take the Ooty-Mysore Road and you will approach a petrol bunk popularly called Hill-Bunk at a three junction road.
Take the Tamilagam road on the right and about hundred metres away, there is a narrow road on the left that diverges from the main road.
Take that road and you will be welcomed by our sign board a few metres away, on the left.
At the multi-cuisine restaurant at Lymond house, we don't just provide food but we provide a food experience! Fresh vegetables, hand-picked herbs from our vegetable garden, our chef's passion for food and a wide choice in the menu ensure that you are served good food.
Get a taste of local food at our restaurant and take back a piece of the soul of Nilgiris!
Apart from all the quality facilities and good food that we provide, we have a few specials just for you.
Candle-lit dinners can be arranged at the gazebo on the lawn.
Picnic lunches, high-tea, barbecue dinners and bonfire can be organised at prior notice.
We are sorry to inform that pets are not allowed here.
Summer is between the months of March and May.
The monsoon sets in the month of June and lasts mostly until July.
The months of October and November are very pleasant before the winter sets in.
If you love the chills and the thrills that come along with winter, December to February would be the ideal time to visit.
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Yes, small events can be organised. Please call us for further details.
Yes, we will arrange cabs for sightseeing. Approach the manager regarding this.
Guided tours may be arranged on prior notice.
"Spacious rooms, beautiful ambience and wonderful people around - our vacation was everything we wanted it to be. The food was amazing and the service only added more value to our experience. Lovely place, lovely vacation."
- Lakshmi, Chennai
All room charges mentioned below are exclusive of taxes. Taxes will be charged extra. Any additional services requested such as extra bed, fireplace, trekking, sightseeing etc will be charged as per the prevailing rates. Cancellation charges apply.
Tipperary - Rs. 4500
Westbury - Rs. 4500
Walpole - Rs. 5500
Iris - Rs. 5500
Flora - Rs. 5500
Grace - Rs. 5500
50% of the total amount should be paid as Advance to block the room. Cash/Cheque OR payment through RTGS/NEFT accepted.