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Ideal Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   East Coast Road, Devaneri Village, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Overcrowded, especially on weekends when they open it up to outside partiers who occupy the beach, get drunk, and play loud volleyball outside your room. Pool is small and feels very crowded (and over-chlorinated). Staff is nice and tries their best, but badly maintained overall. Playing ground (for soccer, volleyball, etc) was full of rusty nails. A kid in our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have been to quite a few Beach resorts, but This one was the best.I had stayed for 2n/3d duration with no Complaints at all.We reached the Hotel by 1, and were treated with the traditional welcome and then were taken to our room. PROPERTY: The Property is Vast and Serene with lush green plants spread all Over it. The beach... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay very much!Staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Special thanks to Mr Rajendran, the Restaurant Manager and his team, they made us feel at home.The entire Hotel complex and beach are beautiful, we can only recommend to staying there! We would go back anytime! The rooms are fantastic with a beautiful balcony with pool or beach view!

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good exeprience in terms of booking a resort online by just going through reviews. Let me begin: - Most important **Very courtious staff**. Staff here works round the clock and helps its visitor in every way. I will definitely visit again because of this very reason. - A warm reception with garland + juice - makes you feel special. Receiption... More

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday getaway!! We would like to extend our gratitude for all the remarks shared about your stay with us. We constantly strive to deliver the finest hospitality possible and we are pleased that you were satisfied with the level of service provided by... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best resorts for both Business & Holiday. We were here for a conference and this place was very ideal because it has good and spacious rooms, a clean and serene beach, and one of the best food spreads be it breakfast, lunch or dinner. The front office staff are courteous and helpful. You need to book in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time I stayed with my family at Ideal Beach Resort. Excellent value for money. Rooms are spacious and very comfortable, has an excellent swimming pool, breakfast at the restaurant has a wide variety of choices and excellent taste. The property is vast and serene lawns and a beach café restaurant which serves food as we relax/enjoy... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us (15 to be precise) stayed at the Ideal resort from the 5th to 11th August 2014. Ideal resort was very prompt in responding to my request. Having not stayed at the resort before, I went through customer reviews, the resort location and its facilities etc and decided to book for the entire stay. I dealt with... More

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday and reunion destination!! We are beyond contented to receive such positive feedback from our guests. We would first like to extend our gratitude for choosing our property to house your reunion. It was truly an honour and privilege. We were glad... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here last weekend. Good service and nice bungalow. But for 8,900 (including tax) for a 'deluxe sea facing room,' i was expecting much more. checkin-out was good and easy/fast. they ran after us after we checked out--- to say more was due, which was really annoying and a mistake on their part.....but i went back to clarify, which... More

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your getaway destination!! We would like to extend our gratitude for sharing your “Ideal” holiday experience with us. To begin, we would like to apologize for the mishap that occurred in reference to your bill and know that this issue will not repeat... More

Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there as a group of 15 from our Alma Mata. Spent 6 days. It was just superb. The staff were very friendly, warm, extremely helpful to say the least. The food was delicious and cooked to suit our tongues and desires. The place was very clean and well maintained. Overall it was an awesome experience. If at all... More

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday and reunion destination!! To begin, we were honoured to play host to such an eventful occasion and we thank you for giving us the opportunity to do so. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the variety of food presented. We thank you... More

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I found the staff and management of this resort to be very customer friendly, amazing levels of service. Also, the tariff, food, spa... Everything is very value for money The variety in food and taste is ok, but quality and freshness was not an issue.. The breakfast buffet was however wonderful

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Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday getaway! We would like to extend our appreciation for sharing your “Ideal” holiday experience with our team. We are thrilled that you were please with service delivered by our staff and we will continue to stay motivated to further deliver greater heights... More

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Address: East Coast Road, Devaneri Village, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Mahabalipuram
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ideal Beach Resort 3*
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Ideal Beach Hotel Mahabalipuram
Ideal Beach Mamallapuram

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