Visalam is a typical Chettinadu mansion with an eclectic mix of art deco, colonial and south Indian architectural styles, 16km from the town of Karaikudi. Built in the 1930s, Visalam has been carefully restored to its original state with eggshell-plaster walls, ornate woodwork and shimmering chandeliers. The 15 spacious rooms, simply furnished in local style with original art deco furniture, blend old-world grace with modern amenities. In the restaurant, distinctive Chettinadu cuisine is served. The large swimming pool with a poolside cafe is the perfect place to relax after a day’s sightseeing.
Features: 15 rooms, restaurant, cafe, swimming pool, daily excursions, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, period furniture, safe, desk.
Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.