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Annai Residence

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   138, Anna Salai, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Ranked #59 of 119 Pondicherry B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014
sriram123445 Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chennai
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was the pathetic Service i got from Annai Residence .I booked thru Goibibo ,While check inn itself i asked for good room and the receptionist told all rooms are very good. But the room allotted 308 was very worst. First the ac was not working and they changed the Remote. But even after that the Ac did not work.... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Good Amiable evnironment. Closely situated to the central city and the beaches. Food is very good . The hospitality from the hotel Receptionist (Mr.Ramesh) was very pleasant. The overall stay was excellent and we had great fun in the hotel for 4 days. :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I booked a room in this hotel through travelguru and when I reached the hotel with my booking coupon, they simply refused. They were rude and said the booking wasn't confirmed. When I called Travelguru, they had a long conversation with the hotel guys and still dint manage getting a room. So we were just stranded there in the night... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The room service is pathetic, he was about to push me and come and peep inside the room who is there. My wife got really scared the way room services guys behaviour. The manager in the reception soesnt even know how to greet his customers. Food was kinda good. We could hear noise throughout the night, bachelors were shouting throughout.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Very Cheap and well maintained hotel. And providing Breakfast is to the top. For the amount I pay for I get everything which is good. Good service by the staffs but you have to be careful while giving orders and get it back from them.Neat stay!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed in a suite. The room had a musty smell and dark. The bed cover had a hole and some stains. They did not have a clean one to replace, so we slept without the cover! The TV had a makeshift electrical connection. The staff were courteous but not very helpful. Wifi is available only in the lobby. The... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The hotel is reasonably priced and is ideal for a short trip. The rooms are big,clean and well maintained. The bathrooms are pretty good too. the staff were very co operative. The location is also very convenient. Major destinations are with in walkable distance.Overall a great place to stay...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Poor customer service. Change the receptionist . The rooms are neat and clean. But had a horrible time. We stayed there for one day without any problem. We requested one night extra to the receptionist and asked for just 500 rs reduction. From that time he bahaved like a house owner.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

During our stay in Pondicherry, I have stayed in this hotel as well, rates are not high, hotel is located in middle of the city, where you can take a walk to Nehru road (market) and after that to a beach road. Rooms are clean, not spacious though, hotel staff is helpful, parking is in basement, if it exceeds it's... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I booked this hotel after seeing the positive reviews from tripadvsor.It sounded clean,nice and well in budget.Reached the hotel exactly at 12 noon as I had booked it for one day through makemytrip.com. Handed over the confirmation voucher from makemytrip to the guy at the reception who frowned at it and straightaway told me on face that there are no... More 

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Address: 138, Anna Salai, Pondicherry 605001, India
Location: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Annai Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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