Prestige Holiday, Anachal
Overlooking a valley and with mountain views, this chic, upmarket hotel is 6 km from the Pothamedu Viewpoint and 15 km from Eravikulam National Park.
Featuring wood floors and furnishings, the streamlined rooms come with flat-screen TVs. Some have views of the mountains. Suites add living areas and verandas.
A bright restaurant with vaulted ceilings and a terrace offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. There's also a coffee shop with valley views. Other amenities include a fitness room, plus a garden with a campfire area.