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Mahalaya Residency

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No 114 GST Road (Opposite Areva) | Pallavaram, Chennai (Madras) 600043, India
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Ranked #116 of 338 Hotels in Chennai (Madras)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hurst, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Spent one night at Mahalaya Residency in Chennai on my way to Sri Lanka. It is strictly a transit hotel and not a place to stay if you are planning on spending any time in Chennai. The hotel is a mixture of new and old as it seems to have gone under some renovation. Rate can't be beat and it... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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134 reviews 134 reviews
51 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I booked this hotel due to its affordable rate, proximity to airport and hotel provides complimentary breakfast & drop to airport. It is ideal for traveler in transit or who would arrive late in Chennai and needs to catch early morning flight. Food has tasty and reasonably priced. The rooms are wide, A/C is not that powerful and you need... More 

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Delhi, Delhi, India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

First things first...you will not get many hotels at such prices and proximity to Chennai airport. It's strictly a transit hotel. Its a place with wifi, TV, running water and clean beds...period. Do not order food from the room service if you used to decent food quality. The food is horrible at the best. I ordered fruit salad with icecream.... More 

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Kozhikode, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I stayed for two days in this hotel with my family. Clean & neat rooms.Friendly staff'. Nice food. Very close to domestic & international airports. Everything I felt here was good. Excellent hotel. Great hospitality

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Vijayawada, India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I have stayed 3 times in this hotel as transit passenger during my journey to Europe and Canada for changeover the Flights. The hotel is very close to the International and domestic Airport. They arranged 2 way airport transfers and good buffebreakfast as complimentary. The hotel is very clean and the hospitality is very good. But I feel it is... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

A good hotel and very close to Meenampakkam airport at Chennai. Stay was comfortable and room service was prompt. Rooms were neat and clean. Staff at the reception were courteous when we arrived. For people who don't have any work at Chennai city and would like to catch a flight at ease, I recommend this hotel.

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Nara, Japan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Almost like a scam, "as you are on transit, and you decided to stay in a hotel, empty your pocket" The front desk guy is just rude and speaks a lot which is just meaningless. I ended up there as I was on transit. The room and amenities are dirty but the price is exorbitant. To show a difference, I... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

24hour check out does not mean that you pay for the time you stayed. I arrived in the afternoon (17:00) and had to catch a plane the next day, leaving at 2:00 a.m., which means that I did not even stay 1,5 day at the hotel. Since they have 24-hour check out & check in, there is no reason why... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Dirty Rooms, dirty bedsheets and towels and place full of musquitos. Food super oily and full of colour. Wifi Connectivity is useless here. Only thing good is free airport pick up and drop. Breakfast also is quite pathetic

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New Delhi, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I stayed two days with my daughter regarding her college admission. I really felt safe & secure here. All the staff' were very cooperative and polite. Especially, Mr.Suresh at reception guided us well to travel in Chennai. Neat rooms. But rates of food is little high, even though I will stay here if I come Chennai again. Only thing is... More 

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Address: No 114 GST Road (Opposite Areva) | Pallavaram, Chennai (Madras) 600043, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai (Madras)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Mahalaya Residency 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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