There are several large choultries with free rooms for families to stay in reasonable comfort. Electricity and water are provided free of charge. For free accommodation, pilgrims may contact the Central Reception Office, near the bus stand in Tirumala. Pilgrims can also rest in and Dormitory Halls provided by TTD.
Pilgrims can reserve paid accommodation in Tirumala 30 days in advance of their visit, by writing to the Assistant Executive Officer (Reception-I) TTD, Tirumala - 517504. The letter will have to be accompanied by a demand draft for Rs. 100.00 favouring the Executive Officer, TTD, payable at Tirupati, and drawn on any nationalised bank.
Paid accommodation can also be reserved 30 days in advance at the TTD Information Centres in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pondicherry, Visakhapatnam and other district Head Quarters in AP, by paying the requisite amount. Cottages will be
In the Sri Padmavathi Guest House area - Tirumala In the Sri Venkateswara Guest House area - Tirumala
In the Varahaswamy Guest House, Rambagicha, HUDC, TBC Area Marriage Halls and Cottages