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Elliot's Beach

Near Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras), India
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Near Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This Beach started attracting General Public since the early '70s and much more after the Velankanni Church and Ashtalakshmi Temple were built, Tourists visiting these shrines also visit the beach. It is named in the honour of Edward Francis Elliot, British Judge in the mid...More

Thank B R S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We knew it would be madness visiting on a weekend. So we chose a weekday to visit. Where do I begin? Parking is a nightmare. I dropped off the family and parked at a distance and hoofed it back to the beach. Luckily, the weather...More

Thank amohanro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favourite beaches in Chennai but of late has become very ugly and requires lot of cleaning. I wish people keep it neater in the days to come

Thank Vijay S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the finest beaches in Chennai. It is a good place to relax. Beach is also relatively clean. Many eateries are available in the beach. It is a good place for morning walk.

Thank dinesh_j84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Elliot beach near besent nagar, is a beautiful place for photography . must visit early in the morning to see the sun rise

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever I visit Chennai a visit to Elliot beach is must to eat variety of sea food. I like to enjoy the evening there

Thank milamimu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elliot's Beach aka Besant Nagar beach is best in Chennai. It is not very crowded and in the evening one can have a nice stroll by the beach-side. There are also lot of food options by the beach-side which one can explore. However taking bath...More

Thank sayanjeetm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Here comes one more beach nearer to.the Besant Nagar beach ..The way to this beach s through fisherman colony little bit slum area .. Thalapakatti biriyani s very close to this beach ..So biriyani plus breezy air makes a perfect combo ...There s a broken...More

Thank Abdul wahaab D
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome beach in Chennai Tamil nadu. I had visited during weekends and just imagine how beautiful was this place. There are many things to do and lot of small small shops on the beach. Very attractive place in Chennai and lot of crowded during weekends.

Thank mcsushandavid
Reviewed 16 June 2017

beautiful beach. my first time visiting Chennai and I am amazed at the beauty of it all. the beach is very beautiful at night.

Thank tonyatravels808
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Yuganthan D
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Response from XLRAM | Reviewed this property |
Beach open, 24*7 , But be prepared to carry identification documents with you, as police presence past Midnight is intense, and security checks are mandatory beyond Midnight. Have a nice and pleasant evening
11 February 2017|
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Response from Amitwondering | Reviewed this property |
no permission is needed for shooting.for for making short films or videos for professsional purpose i think u need permission