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Ajantha Beach Guest House

No.1-A1,Bazar Saint Laurent Street | Bay of Bengal, Pondicherry 605001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 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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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the place is clean and right on the beach. the staff is good but room service is very poor. roof top restaurant is charm of the evening where food is good but service is very slow. rooms are rightly priced. good place to stay if looking for sea view from your bed. staff is not much bothered about customers. repeated... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Folks, Please do not consider this place for your stay if you want to have a peace of mind. The location can be okay but being in the hospitality industry, their customer service can win the " THE WORST" award hands down. Pathetic ppl, they are not at all helpful, do not speak properly, and very very rude. I had... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The entrance to the hotel has a useless shop and a cafe/ice cream parlor in a small area. The lift also lowers your expectations from the room. The rooms however are better (when compared to the rest of the hotels). Please check out the view of the room before booking. this hotel does not directly face the beach but you... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Extremely poor service by Cleartrip. The day I reached the hotel I learnt that there was no booking. After being online with 3 telecallers for 45 mins I finally got a room. As per previous feedback all of the rooms were supposed to be sea facing but none was I had to pay Rs. 1700 extra to see the sea.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This hotel is located right at the beach and for that location, it is very cheap. We got a room for 4 in Rs. 3250 per night. The rooms are average with all basic facilities. Don't expect anything more. Service was good, food average but most of the restaurants are at a walkable distance and it is literally on the... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This a budget hotel with average rooms. The location by the beach is the only good thing about the hotel. We stayed in the room with a balcony at Rs. 3000/ night. The rates are actually negotiable and depends on demand. The service is pretty ok. The hotel upkeep is really bad. I would recommend this weekend travelers looking for... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This guest house is located on the sea front and in the White Town. I opted for a room without any sea view and room was to be frank just manageable. But then, location and price justify this completely, so no complaints on that front. In fact, we had complete flexibility to stay outside till late and watch the sea,... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

No car park.car should be parked on the street little away from the hotel because street is full of auto s and motor bike s parked always.Only 4 bed room is better.Room s are average .Room no 511 is 4 bed room with side sea view.Old room s not maintained.Room rent 4 bed roomRs. 2500.Not fixed . No bill is... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I would rate this hotel exactly 3.5 star out of 5. We were at the hotel on 17th & 18th of January 2015. We booked a room. 4 of us. Price charged at around 5000-5500 INR --> Which was extremely reasonable for the views of the complete sea we were about to find out. Extremely beautiful view. simply outstanding..... Service:... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

After a tiring drive from Bangalore through the really bad Tiruvanamalai Road, we just wanted to crash down in a hotel somewhere in Pondicherry. We had not booked a room before we reached the town. So we got this room through our desperate searches on the mobile phones. Our only criteria was to make it just as close as possible... More 

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