The hotel is located just 5 minutes from the heart of the city. You can also take the train to Mettupalayam from where the hotel offers a pickup service. Two hours from Coimbatore, Wallwood, earlier known as Blair Athol, in the heart of upper Coonoor, was built over 100 years ago by a Scottish Major General. Wallwood was later sold to a British couple after the First World War who ran it as a boarding house for many years. It was purchased by Liptons before the Second World War and the house has remained in the hands of tea companies - currently with Matheson Bosanquet. Converted into a hotel by the Neemrana Group of hotels, Wallwood Garden has six beautifully decorated suites that have been named after different types of trees. The rooms are equipped with all modern amenities. The Mansion has retained the atmosphere of the past when tea estates had their own life style. Room Amenities The Wallwood Garden has six beautifully decorated suites that have been named after different types of trees. The rooms are equipped with all modern amenities. Dining Wallwood Garden has a dining hall which offers fixed menus at the rate of Rs 350 for lunch and dinner.