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Chariot Beach Resort

Five Rathas Road | Behind Five Rathas Monument, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have recently returned to the UK, having spent two weeks staying at the Chariot. We were returning to Mahabalipuram because we liked the area when we were back-packing around India in 1984. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. We stayed in one of the lodges. The room was large and well equipped; the king size bed was very comfortable... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived late in the day with the rains descending. Lots of support and a decent dinner in the bar despite their obvious problems supporting guests.Did not get to see the grounds or experience any of the 'extras' Basic breakfast

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Goa, India
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a family of four who visited Mahabalipuram during Christmas week. We found Chariot Beach Resort to be absolutely wonderful. The chalets were luxurious, well-maintained and the service impeccable. The food was absolutely delicious and we loved the outdoors dinner, listening to the sound of the ocean. The bathrooms were spacious, clean and well-appointed and the beds were extremely... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 days at this resort,Both the rooms had some problems.The room service was not promt at few times.On ordering food it took lot of time.Though the staff was good but the overall stay was not as expected.The buggy to the beach was not working and none of the sports facilities was functional.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with a group of 4 families with kids and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Stayed for 2N3D during the new year eve and were part of the New Year event. Standard rooms were upgraded to Deluxe rooms and those are good sized for a family of 4. Rooms are tad stinky, but sea-side rooms generally stink. Open the windows... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a perfect example of a hotel which (infra wise) has everything to be top rated but falls short due to maintenance! Big pluses - - Private beach - not many hotels can give you a secluded feel yet be so close to tourist spots - Large pool with attached toddler pool (2 ft) - Fantastic location - just... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

I stayed before one month wit my buddy. It was my Worst experience ever nothin more to say... The place and the management was a complete mess. Except the private beach nothing will make you satisfy. Room s not gud fr wat they re getting.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

We spent a night at the Chariot Beach resort. The service as was as per the rest of India - just spectacular! Warm, obliging, hospitable. The accommodation though leaves a lot to be desired. The standard room was not up to scratch. We were kindly upgraded. The aircon in the second room was leaking. We were moved again. The tv... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

The resort was undergoing renovations and so there was no real dining room but the food was very good and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The rooms were large and clean and we were upgraded to an ocean view. We arrived mid morning and were lucky enough to be able to book into our room. One thing to... More 

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Chicago
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Chariot Beach Resort is a gorgeous property but we had a weird stay. I was leading a tour of South India and this was the hotel selected by my tour company. Chariot is nice but there was that strange problem with my shower door. What happened was that the glass part of the sliding shower door next to the shower... More 

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