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1132/1, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
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Picnic Hotel
Ranked #202 of 337 Hotels in Chennai (Madras)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2010

There are two receptions, if u have booked on phone just check out the back reception too. regarding hotel rooms the backside section is cheap with a double a/c costing only 990 Rs/day inclusive of all taxes, with 24 hrs checkout. Rooms are spacious and if u take on 1st floor room, floor is covered with carpet. Quite old construction.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2010

I was in Chennai for couple of days and taken stayed in hotel which is named picnic hotel. Hotel has nice and spacious single rooms with Lcd TV, Tata sky connection, sofa, laundry etc. One problem is that light in the rooms is dim and there are lot of mirrors. So if you have to stay in the room for... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2010

The hotel is ideally located. It is situated just next to the Chennai Central Railway Station, so if one intends to stay overnight to catch a train it is a good hotel. It is a very old hotel, the linen in the room are dirty. The toilets are shabby and not maintained. One can get a better hotel nearby at... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2010

Experience with this hotel was kind of mixture... It is near to the central station. its rooms are spacious but the bathrooms are not in good condition. They have restaurant in the ground floor. and for the large groups they provided the buffet on request.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2010

See hotel in near Railway station called chennai central, rooms are quite big and spacious, only stay for a night . the counter people are old and helpful, staffs are not very friendly, linens are dirty .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2009

rooms was clean and staff was supprtive.they als have restaurant which is excellent

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2009

I booked a "deluxe" room at Picnic Hotel on a recent trip to Chennai through an online booking agency. When I handed my reservation receipt to the receptionist (Who spoke very poor English), it seemed like he had never seen such a thing before and it turned out that my reservation at Picnic Hotel wasn't in the main building itself,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2008

DATE................08/10/2008 REVIEWER.....A MEMBER FROM DELHI THIS HOTEL, seems like new wine in old bottle. Although an old property, bedsheets, curtains etc are all new. Toilets/bathrooms are neat and clean. But the furniture is showing its age, perhaps the only drawback to be pointed out. Kitchen, although has a limited menu, but quality is good. Location.... Walking distance from central rly... More

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Address: 1132/1, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai (Madras)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 72

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