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943, Poonamalle High Road | Purasawakkam, Chennai (Madras) 600084, India
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Rivera Hotel
Ranked #206 of 338 hotels in Chennai (Madras)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bangalore, India
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We had a terrible time at Hotel Rivera, the staff were one of the worst. Our bad experience started before we checked in, we were new to Chennai and called for directions. The person behind the counter said "Dont know" and put the phone down. My expectation was that at least he should have made an effort to help us.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We chose the Rivera because we wanted to travel on a budget. If you are looking for a decent budget hotel, this is a great choice. The pros: bed was very comfortable, air conditioner worked great, the staff was very helpful and friendly, the breakfast was great. the cons: one outlet in the entire room, hot water was not 24... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

We, a group of teachers and some students stayed at Hotel Rivera for three weeks during this february 2012. The rooms were really good, and the staff as well. The breakfast, and dinners are well served. Nice hotel, highly recommended.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

This hotel is very close to Channai junction. 10-15 minutes away from station. The rooms are quite good, food quality is excellent. Buffet breakfast quality and variety is very good. Overall good hotel to stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

I was on a business trip last December when I stayed in Rivera hotel. Rooms are very clean and cost is also not so high a Non A/c room will cost about 1500 /- and bathrooms are clean and hygenic. They have good restaurant which serves hot breakfast in morning which is complimentary if you are South Indian you would... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

The people are so rude in this hotel. once past the restaurant service they even serve you the raw food that is not cooked. i got fried chicken in the name of chicken65. The waiters are so RUDE. The Room service is fast and good. the housekeeping boys are good too. but the rooms were bad again. there were holes... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

It's fairly priced hotel.The rooms were clean and serviced everyday,the breakfast, food was good and fairly priced.Its quite near to Chennai central railway station. The room had plenty of useful things like,table lamps,dinning two seater,wardrobe,dressing table,etc. the bathroom was spacious and so was the room. I did not had any bad moments during my stay there.

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Hyderabad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

We booked this hotel for our holiday stay of 2 weeks. We have been to other hotels over the years but we have never come across such bad service. Me and my pregnant wife had a real tough time the night we checked in and we checked out of the place in 2 days due to various bad employees/management behavior.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2010

This can be rated easily as the best hotel in the town, economical price as well as good value to your money

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Address: 943, Poonamalle High Road | Purasawakkam, Chennai (Madras) 600084, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai (Madras)
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