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Villa Shanti

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   14 Rue Suffren, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Ranked #3 of 57 Hotels in Pondicherry
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed with my family for 2 nights at Villa Shanti. I chose it based on the reviews I read at tripadvisor. Its indeed a small but beautiful hotel. Located in the heritage area, its located near to all the landmark places in Pondicherry. Rooms are beautiful, comfortable and nicely designed. Staff is friendly and very prompt. Food is tasty... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well located boutique hotel, sumptuous food is what this hotel makes special. But lazy pool would have made it more relaxing but then you can walk down to each because of location. The breakfast and dinner is to die for. A Must have is " Mushroom coated with spinach".They have great cocktails to go with it especially slush.The room... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Villa Shanti turned out to be a good choice via the Internet. It has a charming inner courtyard in the center, which doubles up as the Dining space, with a vertical green wall. It is a partly old & partly new building where the design is simple & contemporary, finished in great detail! The shower area could do with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for (regrettably) only one night, but the Villa Shanti left a very good impression on me. The staff was very friendly, attentive and helpful. The food was excellent, and I was surprised at how good the included breakfast was! I really enjoyed the fresh pastries in the morning; I didn't come to India expecting to find excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed here for 3 nights and were very pleased with the large suite (room 15) on the 3rd floor. It was very spacious and comfortable and the AC worked well. (We would have felt constrained in the smaller rooms so having the suite made all the difference to us). The front desk and restaurant staff were amazingly friendly... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights in mid November with friends, great food, perfect location, neat and clean with helpful staff. The only point to note is that as the main restaurant is in the verandah the rooms are quite noisy till late at night as the place is a very popular eating place. For peoplke staying in the rooms there is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 4 nights in Pondy and we spent plenty of our leisure time at Villa Shanti. From the first day we had lunch there we felt like being at home surrounded by good friends. Let me mention, John, the food and beverage manager. He was adorable and very helpful. We celebrated our friend birthday dinner there and was unforgetable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a 2 night stay, must say everything was really nice, the check in and out was excellent the room was very tasteful with good amenities, the breakfast and lunches were again excellent, all of the staff were very helpful and obliging, the place is in a very nice location. We would defiantly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my first review on tripadvisor and I am happy to do one only for Villa Shanti after my Third stay there this week .I add that I tried 3 other hotels in Puduchery where I will never go back You feel home in this beautifully and tastefully decorated Villla Shanti . Joy is a great director Who take... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another old mansion converted to a hotel, but it was done right. Kept the basics of the architecture of Pondicherry but installed modern rooms - smooth cement floors, modern fixtures, flat screen tvs, strong wifi and a bar and restaurant. We were glad to be on the top floor and away from the noise that can result from the restaurant... More 

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Address: 14 Rue Suffren, Pondicherry 605001, India
Location: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Shanti 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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