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Chariot Beach Resort

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Five Rathas Road | Behind Five Rathas Monument, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is focused only on Day Team Outing. >>> I would not recommend this resort for Team outing, It is not at all worth for the money they charge and the distance we need to travel. There are many resorts available in 600 - 900 range with swimming pool in ECR, better go for it. >>> We went for... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We planned a team outing at this resort. Resort has good facilities for - like cricket,volleyball,basketball,tennis,badminton,pool and other team games, which can be available for visitors also.Via Phone, they say all the games are available for visitors. But when reached at the resort, the management says that only few games are for visitors. A lot of talking need to be... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros 1) Good property: highlight would be swimming pool and private beach access Cons 1) Overall bad service - no courtesy by staff 2) Food prices can be compared to a 5 star hotel restaurant and the quality does not match... The food is not at all tasty 3) The so called AC rooms the AC do not work properly... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed one night with family this week end for doctors batch get-together !!!! Pros of the resort are the location , area wise big & private beach with a big pool .Service was non existent . We had a total power outage for about 3 hours in the afternoon when the outside temp was 38 deg C !!!! The only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chariot Beach Resort is one of the better resorts in Mahabalipuram. The cottages are very tastefully done, and well maintained. The resort on the whole is very spacious, which makes for a relaxing stay. We experienced a few issues with the electricals in our cottage, which were rectified quickly. The pool is large and clean, although lacking shelter from the... More 

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SubbiyahB, Operation Manager at Chariot Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Starnoid, Greetings from Chariot Beach Resort, Mahabalipuram!! We would like to extend our gratitude for the wonderful review. It is indeed a delight to know that you had a pleasant stay with us. . We appreciate your warm feedback about Chariot Beach Resort, Mamallapuram. We hope to see you soon during your next visit to Mamallapuram and assure... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Wedding occasion booked 15 rooms/cottages for 2 days, turned out to be a disastrous affair. Things were fine till negotiation and booking amount were paid post that I had to follow up on every conversation/requirement. Assurance was given that they have best in class service & personnel on job. Ordeal started from checkin, hot summer in chennai and AC not... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

booked a room for my family for a weekend. We didn't get a good feeling right from the reception. The person at the reception was hardly courteous and just handed the key after a long check in process and didn't bother to direct us to the way to the room. The room was good. However half the items in the... More 

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SubbiyahB, Operation Manager at Chariot Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Pradeep, Greetings from Chariot Beach Resort, Mahabalipuram!!! We would like to thank you for choosing our property for your stay and also appreciate the time and effort taken to express your valuable feedback. We value you feedback and understand the importance to the guest experience. I would like to assure you that we have taken corrective measures and... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for a weekend.. good things: Booked a cottage which was spacious. The pool is large and nice especially for kids. Now the bad(pathetic to be honest) ones: We ordered chana masala and the portion served had hell lot of weevil (ghun insect) cooked with it... We never tried having food again at this hotel. Pool... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We stayed at the hotel as a celebration for valentine's day! Best experience ever! Very courteous staff. Wonderful service. Well maintained property! Splendid restaurant + Spacious rooms + prompt service + awesome swimming pool = Best getaway ever!

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

A Nice resort to spend a day with family which had its own pros and cons. The staff's rendered very good hospitality. Have to appreciate all the personnel in service. Good hospitality rendered. The large swimming pool was wonderful to spend the time with kids. Safety personnel was always standby to assist with near the pool, so didn't have to... More 

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