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Bob Marley Cafe and Beach House

182 Fisherman's Colony, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Ooty, India
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Colors of building is bit different then what it shows on pic also name is bit changed to Bob's cafe. Its really nice, small restaurant with view of the ocean. I did not stay in the hotel so can not comment on rooms. They play some awesome music, especially classic rock which very seldom you get to here anywhere in... More 

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Thank Sharan94022
Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

This place is risky. Owner is unstable. Rooms are often filthy with bedbugs. Price changes day to day. Parties go all night and police are often coming in the middle of the night. Better places are nearby.

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1 Thank Dan S
Robert-Sava, Owner at Bob Marley Cafe and Beach House, responded to this review

I think my guests will know more about our place than you Mr. fraud reviewer , We don't have you staying with us recently , SURE you are from mahabs , have reported to trip advisor , better luck next time. More 

New Delhi, India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

About the owner: Robert is one of the best people you will come across, He made us feel safe and welcome, he told us about where to go and what to see.He made everything very easy for us and he is probably the best Guys in Mahabalipuram as no matter how busy he is he takes out time and guides... More 

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1 Thank Gypsy_Sasha
Bangalore, India
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

We booked Bob Marley online through the website - http://www.bobmarleycafebeachhouse.com/. We had booked rooms for 7 of us - 3 rooms. The online website allowed this to happen. Any one can try this! and it works perfectly. We booked 3 rooms for a total cost of 2500 - 2600 INR. We checked in at the hotel on the night of... More 

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2 Thank Siddharth1982
Robert-Sava, Owner at Bob Marley Cafe and Beach House, responded to this review

You 8 Guys with one Girl booked for 3 rooms INR for 2200 , It was a mistake by the website to give three rooms for ONE Female , includes with 8 Male , No one will give rooms in Mahabs for one girl with 8 guys , I told you i can return the full amount you paid online... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I am from Bangalore and i stay at bob marley everytime i go to mahabs. This place is always connected to me for no reasons. fabulous view and awesome food. I feel at home every time, Robert and his employees make this happen. Robert- i think, i will always stay at this place for sure but i would request you... More 

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7 Thank Abdul B
Layer de la Haye, United Kingdom
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504 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 405 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

What a fab little place. We came back to this place time and again - first of all for the view - it's right on the beach, with a great view of the sand and the surf along with the Shore Temple. The staff here are friendly, but unintrusive. They provide internet access that works and serve cold, cold beer... More 

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9 Thank ASocialNomad
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43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I had the great pleasure to meet Swamy, the former owner of Bob Marley. He apparently had sold the place for personal reasons. The new owner is a nice enough guy (with no knowledge of propper dog handling though) and the rooms are still more than ok for the price. Still, it feels a little worn-down (it's really more a... More 

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9 Thank Aepsylot
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Approach to the restaurant is weird but once you reach in its beautiful. Very peaceful and calm . Perfect place to spend a day alone or with someone . Just the food could be better . Otherwise its a good place to visit in mahabs

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Thank raajvikramr
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

well what can i say, bob marleys guest house is the best place to stay by far.! located on the beach it is the perfect place to relax and unwind, the guest house has three areas which people can sit and chat with friends whilst enjoying nice food. i stayed at bob's for 3 nights when i was only meant... More 

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Thank Stephen M
Pondicherry, India
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The 'Newly renovated' claim brought me here again, but sadly I'm really disappointed by the behaviour of the manager and the staff. Positives : Looks colourful from outside now. |Period| Negatives : 1)Broken glass pieces (beer) and stench infront of the café - hence could not enjoy the beach as well, which this café claims as the main selling point... More 

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6 Thank SilverMiles
Robert-Sava, Owner at Bob Marley Cafe and Beach House, responded to this review

Not to worry Sheiba , Be calm bob is on ...... More 

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