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Laila's County

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No.8, Quai d' Ambour (Ambour Salai), Pondicherry 605001, India (Formerly The Mercure Hotel)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I entered this hotel only after reading the positive reviews from the other contributors. I would like to add here that once you enter the lobby you will wonder that why has this hotel got so many positive reviews. But once u enter your small but well furnished and decently designed room you will feel that there is something about... More 

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Abu Dhabi
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is centrally located, very close to sea shore and Aurobindo ashram. The staff are very friendly. Buffet breakfast only on sundays. The smallest hotel room i've ever stayed. Overall a good budget hotel. If you are looking for a luxury hotel (or a star boutique hotel,stay away.. you can find better hotels for a slightly higher price.

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Tiruchirappalli, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

centrally located, very friendly staff ,helpful .Please clean,temples shopping area too close walkable,worth the price,dining area clean well maintained ,free wifi ,shopping area too close and temple and ashram back door,toilets too clean

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Rajeshsai, Manager at Laila's County, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings From Lailas County!!! Thank you for taking time and sharing such awesome and positive review about the Hotel and our services on trip advisor. We at Lailas County strive to deliver our best every time on time to keep our guest happy and to meet their expectations. We look forward to welcome you again in near future... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

the bad > parking was a let down. We suspected that our car A/C had been used , behind our back. > room was very very small and poorly designed. > absolutely not worth the money they charge ( charging even for water :( ) > washroom was very small and was more fancy than effective. the good > the... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Visited this place a week back with my.family booked 2 rooms and the checkin was hassle free. the standard rooms are very small but comfortable with all the imenities glad they upgraded 1 room free of cost which was reasonably sized main dissapointment was the buffet breakfast, which had very few items and the service was pathetic. v had to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Had a wonderful experience. Hotel was very nice tough the rooms were small but the ambience was excellent. It was a very comfortable stay. Also the staff was nice and helpful and the complimentary breakfast which they provide was good. Also, the location of the hotel was very good.

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Rajeshsai, Manager at Laila's County, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings From Lailas County!!! Thank you for taking time and sharing such awesome and positive review about the Hotel and our services on trip advisor. We at Lailas County strive to deliver our best every time on time to keep our guest happy and to meet their expectations. We look forward to welcome you again in near future... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

After several months working our way across from goa, laila's was sheer unadulterated luxury. The room was a good size and clean....i have noted other reviews stating the room being too small but we are europeans and werent trying to fit a family of five into a double room so it was perfect for us. And the bed?????!!!!! Bliss. The... More 

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Rajeshsai, Manager at Laila's County, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings From Lailas County!!! Thank you for taking time and sharing such awesome and positive review about the Hotel and our services on trip advisor. We at Lailas County strive to deliver our best every time on time to keep our guest happy and to meet their expectations. We look forward to welcome you again in near future... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is our 2nd visit Laila's County as we were throughly impressed with the service the first time. We had booked an Executive Double room which was available for the least rate for a 4 day stay through an offer we availed on Travelguru. On reaching the hotel, we were told that our room had to given to a different... More 

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Rajeshsai, Manager at Laila's County, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings From Lailas County!!! Thank you for taking time and sharing such awesome and positive review about the Hotel and our services on trip advisor. We at Lailas County strive to deliver our best every time on time to keep our guest happy and to meet their expectations. We look forward to welcome you again in near future... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

By far one of the most underrated restaurant in pondicherry.!! Whenever i visit pondicherry i make it a mission to wine nd dine here..!! Been there wit friends and as a couple..!! Excellent ambience and very good service..!! Food is the best thing..!! Verry vey tasty and yummy..!! The rooftop at nits and restaurant in frst floor definitely floored me... More 

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Rajeshsai, Manager at Laila's County, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings From Lailas County!!! Thank you for taking time and sharing such awesome and positive review about the Hotel and our services on trip advisor. We at Lailas County strive to deliver our best every time on time to keep our guest happy and to meet their expectations. We look forward to welcome you again in near future... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I travelled solo to Pondicherry and was looking for a reasonably priced, safe, clean and cosy hotel which is close to the sea. This hotel was exactly that! It was just 5 minutes walk from the sea, had eateries and shops close by and yet it was quiet. The rooms are adequately done and are spotlessly clean! The staff is... More 

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