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Hyderabad
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is an old property from the British times. Hardly 63 rooms but still the best in Madurai. The location is outstanding on an elevated height with an amazing view of the city. The property has numerous peacocks, birds & squirrels and you can actually feed them as well. You will keep hearing their beautiful sound throughout the day. The...

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Indranil_Ray, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai! At the very outset , may I please extend my heart felt gratitude and sincere thanks from the entire team for your patronage of this property during your brief stay in the city of temples. I am pleased to note that my team met your expectations and you had a pleasant...

Santana de Parnaiba, SP
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Very nice experience, first time in India. Good location. We stayed there for 4 full days (global meetings) and I do recommend this hotel. Rooms are really big, very comfortable, swimming pool, Spa. We had the chance to start with a Yoga section every day, which was great. At the beginning the food was too spice / hot for occidental...

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Indranil_Ray, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai! At the very outset , may I please extend my heart felt gratitude and sincdere thanks from the entire team for your patronage of this property during your four day stay in the city of temples. I am immensely delighted to know that you had a great time during your stay...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 28 September 2015

It is with great pleasure and anticipation that I landed in the Taj Gateway Pasumalai, Madurai, Tamilnadu on Sept. 18 2015. The hopes were not belied. One peacock was, almost like a routine, waiting at the door steps to the Reception when I alighted from my car! What followed theerafter for the next two days was the repetition of the...

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Indranil_Ray, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai! At the very outset , may I please extend my heart felt gratitude and sincere thanks from the entire team for your patronage of this property during your brief stay in the city of temples. I am delighted to learn that you had an enjoyable and immnesely satisfying stay with us...

Odisha, India
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Excellent location atop Pasumalai hill, green all over with a view of the Meenakshi Temple. very cooperative staff and the services were up to the mark...overall stay was very much satisfactory...peaceful ambiance with a peacock wake up call. lovely place after a hectic day tour the hotel is very well structure and the area surrounded by the hotel was superb...

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Indranil_Ray, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai! At the very outset, may I on behalf of my entire team thank you for patronising my hotel in course of your brief stopover at the temple city. It was quiet heartening to know that you were immensely delighted with your stay experience and my team could meet up with your...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Taj Gateway is located on a hillock overlooking the Madurai city. The entire property is very well maintained. We stayed in 2033. It was big spacious and overlooking the baddy court. Food was good. The buffet dinner spread was good. Breakfast was better. The entire staff is very courteous and willing to help. Overall this is the place to stay...

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Indranil_Ray, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai! At the very outset , may I please extend my heart felt gratitude and thanks from the entire team for your patronage of this property during your brief, overnight stay in the city of temples. I am immensely delighted to know that you had a great time during your stay with...

Israel
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

The gateway hotel is a good option to stay in hectic Madurai. The hotel is located on a quiet hill outside the city center. The room is very big and spacious with 2 AC and nice shower. The swimming pool is nice with view, but not suitable for young children. The breakfast was OK with freshly made Dosa. Dinner buffet...

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Indranil_Ray, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai! At the very outset may I thank you for patronising my hotel in course of your recent stopover at the city of temples. While perusing through your detailed review, I was delighted to know that you had a very satisfying stay with us and the tranquil ambience, the peace and quietness...

Indore, India
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Location: Excellent location atop Pasumalai hill, green all over with a view of the Meenakshi Temple Room: Large & Spacious Overall: Ideal Hotel...In fact a Resort. Very courteous staff..very vast variety in Breakfast. Truly enjoyed my stay. Highly recommended Hotel in Madurai.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 18 September 2015

I had visited this place for an event and found this place very nice. The location on top of a hill is superb. They have restaurant facing the city which is splendid.The place has forest around so you can hear voices of various birds.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Very good personnel and excellent rooms. Had a great time with family. Refreshing break. My son loved the private garden. Food has improved form what it was but requires further tweaking. Clean premises and peacocks in plenty......had a great time with them.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This another great hotel by Taj.Heritage property very well maintained with all modern facilities Vast area with lush green surroundings and a panoramic view of madurai .brek fast was not that good.staff is ok but not excellent.Over all we have enjoyed the stay...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hundred year-old celebrated colonial property is perched atop the Pasumalai hill, amidst 63 acres of landscaped gardens, colonial buildings and natural bliss. The hotel offers a panoramic view of the famous MeenakshiTemple, Madurai City and the Kodai hills. It is a 15-minute drive from the famous Meenakshi temple and City center. Accessible by road, air (Madurai Airport – 15 km) and train (Madurai Jn - 5 km). ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai

Address: No 40 T P K Road | Pasumalai Hill, Madurai 625004, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Madurai
Price Range: $124 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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“Rooms on higher floors for the view”
 of 5 bubbles DaisyLovesHolidays, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms located near swimming pool has worth visual fete”
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“Room 102 and others in that block have great views”
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“Choose near restaurant and reception if you want to minimise the amount of climbing.”
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“it is so far off the beaten path there is no noise at all”
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