Enjoy Stunning Lake Views in the Princess of Hill Stations The lake is the jewel of Kodaikanal. Sterling Kodai - Lake overlooks this landmark. Built on the lines of English country homes, Sterling Kodai - Lake, complements the cottages that dot the hills. Sterling Kodai - Lake has 102 well-appointed rooms. Take a stroll or cycle around the lake in the early mornings. Or you can visit the Holiday Activities Centre, to play badminton, toss a frisbee or soak up the warmth of a bonfire.