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Chariot Beach Resort

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Five Rathas Road | Behind Five Rathas Monument, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Ranked #14 of 21 hotels in Mahabalipuram
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this is a great out of the way resort,,it pretty much sits on the Bay of Bengal..great beach.well maintained grounds..big pool and very nice staff..very courteous and helpful.My only complaint was that there was no internet. They did eventually hook me up to their business center so I coud get a message home.i would stay there againl

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bangalore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in chariot beach resort in December 2013 with Family. Very good resort, although a bit expensive. Booked a cottage with 2 queen beds for a couple & 2 kids, but on arrival they allotted a cottage with single king bed. When we declined to take it, they were quick to arrange for a cottage of our choice - they... More

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Pune
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful room cottage very big awesome pool right in front of the private beach good service nothing around though any other restaurants or place have to travell 5 kms so everything will have to be in the hotel. One of the AC's dint work all night and had to call the technician repeatedly till they came.

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Bilaspur, India
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was bit confused about this property before going due to some untowad comments by visitors.but was very much delighted to visit the property.huge property with excellent location.pool is excellent and huge.rooms are very good,especially the cottages by the pool are worth staying.for those who want a peaceful stay it is an excellent place.five ratha monument and sea shell museum... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not great. When I checked in, WiFi (supposed to be free) was broken and they charged me to use a USB dongle to replace it. Not many staff that actually do anything, no service by the pool, can't go on the beach past sunset, and the restaurant is shut down for about 1/2 the day, leaving you with a "snack"... More

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Ghent, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel could be so great - it is such a shame because the location is stunning; it has one of the best swimming pools I have ever seen and the rooms could be great; The service is appalling with very little English spoken by anyone. We had to wrangle an internet connection for the group. The breakfast was great... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Although there was a tour bus at the hotel as well - you would never know it other than when meals start to be served Location is amazing - walking distance to 5 Rathas and most of town. Private beach is clean and well looked after. AC worked great, room had amazing view out over the pool and to the... More

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The place is well situated and the overallambience was great. However, the property shows some age and some minor fixes are necessary (for example around the pool etc). The lighting inside the cottages should be improved (not very bright lighting-hard to read in the night). The language skills of people attending the phones (room service, front desk, etc, etc0 should... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I guess have shared the right title as this place deserves to be called a Riot Beach resort. They overbook beyond their capabilities and net result Customers turn to riots and resort with such ratings. Ambience: Great outdoors pathetic indoors. Curtains probably was bought when Britishers landed in Mahabs. Basic amenities like bath towels, soaps are made available only on... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We went for an Corporate Strategy Meet and Stayed there for 2 nights & 3 Days, Ended with worst experience... 1 Location - Nice place 2 Rooms - Starting with bath & rest room. Was Not clean when they handed over the room and i called the housekeeping to address water clogging & cleaning the rest room 3 AC was... More

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Additional Information about Chariot Beach Resort

Also Known As:
Chariot Beach Hotel
Chariot Beach Hotel Mahabalipuram
Fortune Chariot Beach Hotel
Fortune Chariot Beach Mahabalipuram
Address: Five Rathas Road | Behind Five Rathas Monument, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Mahabalipuram
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Mahabalipuram
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Chariot Beach Resort 4*
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