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Driftwood Hotel & Resort

88 JN Road, Haddo, Port Blair, South Andaman Island 744102, India
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Ranked #13 of 22 hotels in Port Blair
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nagpur, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

we were in andman for last week of Feb-14.Rooms at hotel were nice.But the quality of service regarding food is very very poor.No rotis were served as and when reqd. The food offered to us at lunch was not of good quality.Evening tea/coffee not served. Also few waiters argued regarding the service also. Continuous disturbing sounds were coming late night... More

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Faridabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed here for three days during February. It was a pleasant stay. Staff and service was good. Internet was available only in the lobby; would have liked in the room. Housekeeping needs a little improvement. Otherwise, it is a pleasant place. Restaurant serves all kinds of dishes and the preparations are quite tasty. We enjoyed our stay here. I... More

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New Delhi
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We have gone for 4 nights 5 days for some business trip. We were not given the type of rooms for which we have booked the hotel. The room quality was poor. Services were very poor. Food could be improved to some extent when the wife of MD took interest. We found the only Manager was a short of Cheat... More

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I can recommend Driftwood Hotel & Resort in Port Blair if you are going to the Andaman Islands. The staff are so friendly and helpful. They will arrange a programme if required of sightseeing. Try and get an upper room if you want a view, some ground floor rooms look out on a wall! The restaurant staff advise on the... More

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Shillong, India
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

The general location & ambience of the hotel is good. However, a couple of problem remain to be addressed: (I) The Restaurant needs much improvement- the food usually is too spicy for even Indian standards--the alternatives like a continental meal is unavailable. (ii)The checkout time at 8.00 am is unacceptable. The standard is 10-12noon. Moreover, if a hotel is booked... More

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evesham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Good value for money, the hotel has a bar and restaurant and the food is quite reasonably priced. The rooms although basic, do have air conditioning, tv and a shower with hot water, a bit of a luxury out here. We paid £24 for two for 1 nights stay which included a very basic breakfast. Taxi to the airport is... More

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Jaipur, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The hotel is just about average. They do not change the sheets and towels. We asked them to change the sheets and they cleaned the room and put on the same sheets after just dusting them off. They food in the restaurant isn't up to the mark but then you don't really have much choice because port blair doesn't have... More

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patiala,Punjab
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I had booked 2 rooms in this hotel after reading good reviews about it on your site. I was in for quite a lot of disappointment. The rooms were road facing. There were no windows and there was no crossventilation. The room service from 7.00 AM onwards was very good. Sheets and Towels were not changed even once in my... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Service and hotel quality was good. Hotel was in renovation so hot water was not available in our room. But they arranged hot water separately at early morning 6 AM. If the location would have been near sea then it would have been a perfect place to stay.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Actually i wanted a sea view hotel (like bay inn) since it was my honeymoon, but because of improper arrangement of my travel agent, i landed in this hotel. I was initially disappointed but when i saw the room (suit room, no. 201) it was quite specious, neat and clean and has a balcony which faces the jungles. As i... More

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Also Known As:
Driftwood Hotel & Resort Port Blair, Andaman And Nicobar Islands
Address: 88 JN Road, Haddo, Port Blair, South Andaman Island 744102, India
Location: India > Andaman and Nicobar Islands > South Andaman Island > Port Blair
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites
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Ranked #13 of 22 hotels in Port Blair
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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