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Village Retreat

Electro Street, ECR Road, Mahabalipuram 603102, India
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Ranked #8 of 23 Hotels in Mahabalipuram
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place with enough activities for both children and adults alike, the food was very good and so was the service, very friendly staff. One of the few resorts that lets one check-in in the morning and check-out on the same day in the evening.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Beautifully maintained resort with neat and clean rooms, great service and good activities. Rooms are spacious with each room having a direct access to the pool The in-house restaurant, although pure veg, serves good food with good variety. The staff is prompt in responding to complaints (which are rare) and are quite well mannered and cooperative. Overall a great place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Checked in Comfortably... Vegetarian Food is really good treat for VEGAN`s... Lots of Adventure Activity for Family with lots of kids... Good Maintenance... All are Pool Access rooms... hotel Pricing is good...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Have u ever seen a hotel charging u for ur food ,even before entering the hotel .These idiot did.. And that too 2100 INR.. Quarrelled over the phone for reachin at 11Pm, for them its late .. We had morning tea at the restaurant , they said it s chargeable as we are not having BReakfast along with it .... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Please guys if u want to go to any resort plz dont ever try village retreat..as this resort is only money minded..in the complimentary breakfast v r charged for every cup of tea..n its totally waste of money going to village retreat chennai..resort is like hostel restricted timing s for each and every thing..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Visited village retreat almost two weekends ago with my family. To start with the reservation was smooth and easy. The person who took the reservation was well informed. However only after checking in I came to know he is the unit head. Pros: 1. Very friendly staff. 2. Spacious rooms. Took the family room. 3. Swimming pool. Can be accessed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

1. Perfect place for Family / Group Outing 2. But finding this resort shall be a burdensome 3. The Resort's Cookhouse is Pure Vegetarian :) 4. Advantageous aspect of the resort is the Direct Access to Swimming Pool from the Room 5. Some other Fun activities are the ATV, Paintball, Water Roller Zorbing etc. 6. Certain activity events shall not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Nice secluded place off ecr to enjoy with family. Service is too good. Food average. Outdoor activities can be enjoyed with children.Certain activity events were non operational better to confirm before booking. Mahabalipuram is closeby worth a visit for half a day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

we were 9 friends with family visited this place. the check in was good. food was fabulous. every one including all our kids liked the place very much. the manager was very positive and helpful (Mr.amit). the food though was vegetarian - very tasty and well served. the rooms are so well planned. the adventure games were also very good.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This place is great for people like me who love pure-vegetarian food. Its quite close to chennai as well. Excellent service, nice concept of connecting swmming pools directly with the rooms and great food.

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