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Blue Bay Beach Resort

ECR Road, Vadanemilli | Thiruporur, Mahabalipuram 600008, India
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We where living in Chennai for a year due to work and needed a short break to get away from all the hustle and bustle. We had motorbikes between us and decided to take a drive down to Mahabalipuram using the ECR road. Lovely ride down once we got past the busy part of the coast near Chennai. We had... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In my opinion, this is definitely the best beach resort in Mahabalipuram. We were planning a 5 day vacation trip to a beach resort and did extensive research on internet for 2 weeks about the “Most Ideal” beach resort in Chennai. Our beach resort selection criteria was cost, location, food, room quality, hygiene and hospitality. Trust me, there was no... More 

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Bangalore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is booked by one of the club holidays who provides annual membership package for selected hotels/resorts in India. They have mentioned " Deluxe room" in voucher and this resort management allotted a Standard room. But when I asked club holidays executive,I was told that Standard and Deluxe both are same !!! ??? There is no choice for us... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for a group day outing. Its a beach resort with restaurent, swimming pool, Rooms, And Games activities. We were provided with a welcome drink on arrival. We engaged our self in some games. We ware provided with buffet lunch. Then we went for 1 hour swimming . evening stacks was provided. we played at beach and then... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We had our College reunion after 15yrs at Chennai for which few friends from overseas and outstation were supposed to travel We wanted to make sure that everything is perfect in terms of the venue We had planned for a day out and got quotes from few beach resorts of which the quote we got from Blue Bay was competitive... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

its a very worst resort, not suitable for family and friends, very terrible restaurant and swimming pool very worst water, its not recycled, many people swim on drink, staff was very rude, dress changing room was very worst, i ordered chicken biriyani chicken was very bad smell i think its bought on before one week, its look like a illegal... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

It was 3 days before I called Ms. MARY from booking office and I was told that there are no wooden cottages available as we were 6 ppl (mixed couples)asked for the room. Then when my friend called and asked the same wooden cottage for a family she said it's available!!!!! Wow for booking a wooden cottage should we get... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Went there last weekend for our team outing and it was the pathetic experience that i have ever had at the resort. It dont even look like a resort. It looks like a third grade motel with its narrow shaped setup with rooms in a straight line. Few carrom boards which would have purchased before indepdence, a torned badminton net... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Having nothing inside... welcome drink - worst they gave us some colored water. don't even have dressing room after / before swimming... just they are having long lane from entrance to beach.... when going to food they served the chicken which was a week before.. for buffet they don't have two many varieties....waste... when coming to games...carom board they are... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This is an old property. Requires some renovation to give it a new look feel. Having said that rooms were neat and the bathrooms. Food was tasty and good. Price could be a bit lesser. Service was prompt. Stayed here for one night. I must mention staffs were good and especially john and his team for taking care of the... More 

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BLUEBAYECR, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Blue Bay !!. I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed the hotel facilities. Please rest assured as we have taken your constructive feedback on-board and corrective actions are in place. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused to you. Thanks & regards TIna Guest relations Manager More 

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