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Madras Hotel Ashoka

47, Pantheon Road | Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600 008, India
Madras Hotel Ashoka
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the good old days hotel available in Chennai. Close to Egmore Station therefore nearly in the heart of the city. The rooms and waiters are still old style though improved/renovated. Best thing about the place is the Complimentary Vegetarian Breakfast.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

The location of hotel is really good and near to Egmore Railway Station. The food is good in the hotel and rooms are clean,neat.The place is good and very old hotel with spacious rooms. Overall very good hotel....

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

It's a very old hotel with spacious rooms. Breakfast and food is very good. Rooms are clean and have a good parking space. Very good marriage hall. Pls avoid giving tips to the staffs over there. They come and flock together and some of them would end up asking everyone. I understand people giving tips to the one who helped... More 

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Porbandar, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The location of hotel is really excellent and it is very much approachable from Egmore Station. The south indian breakfast they serve is upto the mark and truely a south indian taste ! room service is also very nice....will visit again for sure.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This place has been around for a long time and the restaurant staff are amazing.... their service and observation is awesome... several big name brand restaurants can certainly learn a thing or two. Excellent pricing ! Great vegetarian food, awesome sambhar and the variety of chutney.... anyone visiting Chennai must visit .

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The hotel has run down. The building and the rooms are very old. It needs renovation. The rooms doesn't look like how it is presented in their website. The bathroom were very dirty and stink. The bedspread has stains and the rooms is quite smelly as well. The equipment in the room is very old as well. The staff are... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This is probably the worst hotel I have ever checked into in my life. I was going to Chennai with my husband on a business trip and a friend of mine recommended this place. The reception is nasty and is manned by a senior citizen. The rooms are even more dirty. The door mat is stained. The beds are nasty... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

One of the good hotels in Chennai suitable for budget travelers. Very near Chennai Egmore station, museum and eye hospital. Shopping areas not far away. Large open area. Good vegetarian food available

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This hotel is having a nice vegetarian restaurant, ample parking area and the location is good. Apart from these there is nothing which will satisfy you. Spacious but very old and stinking rooms, poor linen with stains and unclean blankets, lousy bathroom with clogged shower, towels which is worse than floor mat and staff (room service and room boys) they... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Nestled between Egmore Railway Station and the Museum, and close to Central Station, Ashoka in Egmore, Chennai is a very comfortable, if somewhat Spartan accommodation to suit the budget of middle class and lower income group, yet classic enough to attract the rich. The restaurant Abhinanda serves very authentic South Indian meals and 'tiffen' - a local euphimesim for snacks.... More 

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