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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

It's a very old hotel with spacious rooms. Breakfast and food is very good. Rooms are clean and have a good parking space. Very good marriage hall. Pls avoid giving tips to the staffs over there. They come and flock together and some of them would end up asking everyone. I understand people giving tips to the one who helped...

Thank JithinPune
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 17 April 2015

The location of hotel is really excellent and it is very much approachable from Egmore Station. The south indian breakfast they serve is upto the mark and truely a south indian taste ! room service is also very nice....will visit again for sure.

3Thank pratiknruparel
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 15 April 2015

This place has been around for a long time and the restaurant staff are amazing.... their service and observation is awesome... several big name brand restaurants can certainly learn a thing or two. Excellent pricing ! Great vegetarian food, awesome sambhar and the variety of chutney.... anyone visiting Chennai must visit .

3Thank JyothiThomas
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 8 April 2015

The hotel has run down. The building and the rooms are very old. It needs renovation. The rooms doesn't look like how it is presented in their website. The bathroom were very dirty and stink. The bedspread has stains and the rooms is quite smelly as well. The equipment in the room is very old as well. The staff are...

5Thank ch00sen1
Reviewed 26 February 2015

This is probably the worst hotel I have ever checked into in my life. I was going to Chennai with my husband on a business trip and a friend of mine recommended this place. The reception is nasty and is manned by a senior citizen. The rooms are even more dirty. The door mat is stained. The beds are nasty...

2Thank Krithikaa I
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 5 January 2015

One of the good hotels in Chennai suitable for budget travelers. Very near Chennai Egmore station, museum and eye hospital. Shopping areas not far away. Large open area. Good vegetarian food available

4Thank Chandrasekaran N
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

This hotel is having a nice vegetarian restaurant, ample parking area and the location is good. Apart from these there is nothing which will satisfy you. Spacious but very old and stinking rooms, poor linen with stains and unclean blankets, lousy bathroom with clogged shower, towels which is worse than floor mat and staff (room service and room boys) they...

4Thank Vinod_Venugopal
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Nestled between Egmore Railway Station and the Museum, and close to Central Station, Ashoka in Egmore, Chennai is a very comfortable, if somewhat Spartan accommodation to suit the budget of middle class and lower income group, yet classic enough to attract the rich. The restaurant Abhinanda serves very authentic South Indian meals and 'tiffen' - a local euphimesim for snacks....

2Thank Ravi D
Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with my family for a dinner and the food is really good.The vegetarian restaurant is having some special items in the evening menu.The kids really enjoyed the food and all my family.Really a nice and tasty experience.

Thank DubaiAnand
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Being in Chennai but staying in a hotel was new to me but it was a homely experience for me and my daughter. Large property and spaced out rooms across blocks provided good air circulation. The round design of blocks is something new and very good! However bath rooms were not very neat and the entire buildings could have a...

Thank Subramanian K

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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Address: 47 Pantheon Road | Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600008, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai District > Chennai (Madras) > Nungambakkam
Price Range: $41 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 109
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