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La Closerie

Certificate of Excellence
32 Dumas Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is absolutely gorgeous. The detailing that has gone into it is amazing. Its peaceful and quiet and just the ideal place if you want to curl up with a book. There are however a few drawbacks. It isnt a full service hotel. So the only meal you get is a standard breakfast which unfortunately is the same everyday.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from a hol at La Closerie, it is a beautiful and restful place to stay. The bedrooms are lovely, but there are several areas to sit and relax in peace, which are well appointed and relaxing- which is unusual. The staff and Annie are excellent and look after the guests well- highly recommend it

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay for three days was wonderful. The property is located in a very quite place and has the beach road right close to it. Anne was very helpful. Everything was perfect and I have nothing to complain about!

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Centre Hall, Pennsylvania, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We loved this guesthouse and would have happily made it a home base for a longer stay. I was a little concerned because some reviewers had uncomplimentary things to say about the owner. But I think it must have been about them, not her. Annie is a warm and fascinating person, in no way intrusive and wasn't unkind to any... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Lovely relaxing place to stay. The property is lovely. This is more like a top end homestay than a hotel. Annie was so helpful and really interesting to chat with.. The other guests were all interesting, it was at times like being in a mix of Agatha Christie characters, a real gem.

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The property is well constructed but the management isn't comforting. Henceforth the experience isn't worth the money. It's not a good place if you are just wanting to chill at your will. You are checked and taunted for the slightest things like walking over her grass or even putting music on your phone (how loud can a phone speaker get).... More 

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Llacloserie, Owner at La Closerie, responded to this review

You are probably right la closerie is not meant for guests who want to listen to music late night not aware that you disturb other guests .That day my guest complained about your music I am also aware that the breakfast is the same everyday ( coffee tea french baguette toast butter jam and eggs ) regards Annie malé More 

State College, Pennsylvania
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed for two days at La Closerie. Anne was extremely helpful in organizing our travel within Pondicherry (getting us a scooty - that we didnt use, an auto and a cab). She also helped us in getting a cab to Chennai and made sure we got a trip to Mahabalipuram within the same price. Also, I had checked the... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The moment you step inside the ambience hits you.... you know you have chosen right. This is a place for people who want to get away from the clutter and noise and relax for a few days. There are lots of areas to sit around and chill, you can enjoy the plants and the artefacts , its a total experience.... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

We would like to share our short but terrible experience in this beautiful hotel. We are both passionate about hotel business, worked in many top brand luxury hotels, visited a lot of properties around the world. Always been very welcome until we walked-in this hotel. Inquiring about availability, we've been told by the person in charge that the hotel was... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I stayed at La Closerie in first week of November 2014. It is so beautiful and elegant that the moment you step inside you are transported into a new world...... a world where all things are perfect, artistic and you can not deciede which part or corner is more beautiful than the other. I was lucky to have met the... More 

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Address: 32 Dumas Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
Location: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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