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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed for 2 nights at this heritage hotel, which is a converted French colonial era building. Our room, was quiet on the second floor, with period furnishings. But the bathroom was a problem! To take a shower, you had to climb into the tub and use a hand shower, the old wooden toilet seat was old, but had cracks...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for that delightful review. We are very pleased that we were able to provide you with the best hospitality. Ms.Scarlett at the front desk is delighted with your recognition. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconveniences caused. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Le Dupleix. Best Regards, Ravi

Reviewed 19 February 2017

I planned for a short family vacation to Pondicherry and booked Le Dupliex. My arrival was early morning and post discussion the hotel staff facilitated for early check in and arranged a cot for the infant. The hotel staff was very friendly and cooperative.

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for sparing time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. I am pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and that service rendered by my team contributed to the memories. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to Le Dupleix Warm Regards, Ravi

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Each & every room has been decorated uniquely. This was a first Boutique hotel I stayed at and the experience had been amazing. The first thing, I thought was its a small room but as soon you enter you see the beautiful placements of Rest room, Bath tub. This rejuvenates you. An amazing place with a nice manager. Manager was...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for that delightful review and kind description on our property. We are very pleased that we were able to provide you with the best hospitality. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Le Dupleix Best Regards, Ravi

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

~~travelers : a couple and our 2 yr old daughter stayed for 2 nights~~ The French quarters of Pondicherry offer an experience which one wouldnt find in most other cities of india. The charming colonial style buildings and the myriad of streets and the countless hole in the wall shops and amazing little restaurants, all this is the closest you...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guests, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for sparing time and posting your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad that we could make your trip memorable. Thank you once again for giving us an opportunity to serve you and we look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to Le Dupleix Warm Regards,. Ravi

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I was here for a night in the month of Feb '17 and I was quite satisfied with the experience I liked the building and the overall ambiance - an 18th century building that's restored tastefully into a heritage hotel. The room that I had stayed in was brilliant. It was clean and well-furnished with wood all around and had...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for that delightful review. Our staff are very pleased that they were able to provide you with the best hospitality. We are extremely sorry for all the inconveniences caused and we are also glad that we could make your trip memorable We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to Le...

pune
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We stayed a night in this hotel in French Pondicherry. It's a small boutique hotel full of nice touches at every level, and our room on the top level was beautiful. We had a great dinner with lobster and could walk down to promenade in five minutes. Only word of caution is that the wooden floors are so well polished...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for sparing time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and we are glad that we could make your trip memorable. Thank you once again for giving us an opportunity to serve you and we look forward to the opportunity...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We stayed here for 2 nights & loved the ambiance and the service. Friendly helpful staff made this beautiful hotel even more special. The meals at the restaurant were great & the location made it easy for us to walk out to enjoy the streets in White Town as we were told its called. Will definitely want to come back

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Dear guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for sparing time and posting your review of our hotel.. We are pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and that service rendered by my team contributed to the memories. I've shared your feedback with my team as well. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to Le Dupleix....

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We stayed here for 2 nights and i can definitely say this was one of the best stays i have had , made so comfortable and warm due to its every smiling and courteous staff. Special mention to the Hotel Manager Adam, he is really sweet and goes out of his way to make you feel comfortable and hospitable. Scarlett,...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guest, GreetingDs from Pondicherry! Your kind words of appreciation about our hotel brings us immense pleasure . At le Dupleix our constant endeavor to treat our guests with elite warm hospitality showcased by our staff and your appreciation for the same pleases us.  Such reviews further motivate us to serve our guests better. Please accept our heartfelt gratitude and...

New Delhi
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Incredible small boutique property. Private and secure. Has the quintessential charm of Pondicherry architecture with a modern twist. I would like to mention the immaculate hospitality and undivided attention paid to us during our stay by the whole team. And a special mention goes to Mr Adam and Mr Prabhu - whose advices and suggestions were quite beneficial during our...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for that delightful review. Our staff are very pleased that they were able to provide you with the best hospitality. Mr.Adam and Mr.Prabhu are delighted with your recognition. We are glad that we could make your trip memorable We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to Le Dupleix. Best Regards,...

Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We had a very pleasant stay with family. Staff was very friendly right from check in. The room size is not very big and the bed takes most of the room. Bathroom is good size with a bath tub. Rooms are little dark and furniture little worn but that is part of the style and it's not bothering. If you're...

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ledupleixpondicherry, General Manager at Le Dupleix, responded to this review

Dear guests, Greetings from Pondicherry! Thank you for sparing time and posting your review of our hotel . We are glad that we could make your trip memorable. Thank you once again for giving us an opportunity to serve you and we look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to Le Dupleix Warm Regards,. Ravi

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  • Restaurant
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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The Courtyard
The Courtyard
Cuisines: French, Indian, European, Fusion
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Le Dupleix offers a fusion between the rich, colonial heritage and a contemporary flavor. The hotel beautifully complements Pondicherry. It is a 14-room luxury heritage hotel, nestling in an 18th century French colonial villa, originally built for the Maire Mayor of Pondicherry. Now restored and modernized the hotel is an architectural masterpiece showcasing the life of the 18th century French Governor Marquis Joseph-Francois Dupleix. The 14 suites are all distinct in style and furnishings and each provides a unique experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Dupleix

Address: 5 Rue Dela Caserne Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
Region: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range: $99 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Le Dupleix 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Le Dupleix Pondicherry
Le Dupleix Hotel Pondicherry
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Pondicherry
#4 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
#5 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
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