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Siliguri, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

The Hotel is a Shame in the Name of a Hotel. The Rooms & Upholstery are Shabby and dilapidated. I had to literally beg them for the Aircon Remote control. Even the Bsaic toiletries were not there in the Wash room. The linen in the room seemed and looked slept in.

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Union Territory of Pondicherry, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in this place last month. Such a pathetic place. Poorly maintained. Had to shift room at 2 a.m cos there was a big rat in the room. The response from reception on calling about the rat was poor. There was so much noise at midnight cos of some fight between two gangs in the bar. 2 am we shifted... More 

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Pune, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

This is an haunted hotel nothing is clean. the place was horrible no cleanliness, staff was not cooperative and overall my family was very disappointed seeing this hotel. we regret had booked this hotel.

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Kerala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

I stayed here for 2 days, Its centrally located within the city and its close to the commercial areas of Chennai, also airport is just 7 kms from this hotel. They have 2 restaurants and spa services also. Staffs are friendly and helpful.

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Pushkar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

I stayed for 3 nights month of jan. 2016 at Hotel The checkers . There is a varied menu of Indian and south indian food,juices,desserts etc. We had wonderful stay in checkers friendly helpful staff great atmosphere with great touch amazing view with great breakfast serve . We really had good but short stay we definitely return this lovely hotel... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

The Checkers was a decent hotel and conveniently located but the management has just let it go waste. The place has turned pathetic and on my last visit the lobby was being used for a marriage reception with loud music. The rooms were damp and had make shift air-conditioners blocking the entire window. The only saving grace was the host... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Rooms are big with large reception area hotel looks good when u enter, but once u settle down in the room it's not good. Aging rooms no proper maintenance, and not clean. They can do better if the renovate this property. If u get rooms for below 1500 it's OK or else avoid.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

The only good thing about this place is the location.Right in the middle of the main road and close to bus/train stations. The first look of the hotel says half the story. Not very inviting. The rooms are small. The hallway and lobby smell of dampness. The bathroom did not have hot water and the tap felt like it would... More 

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Vadodara, Gujarat, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for less than a day as i checked in one afternoon and left very early next morning. Good things : Pretty close to airport. Rs 150 by ola cabs. Got the room in a deal for around 1800 rupees. Not bad. Hotel seems to have been a 4 star like property once. Grand lobby. Dominos pizza just... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Very poorly maintained hotel. It's not even worth a single star. The price of these rooms are equal to ginger hotels or lemon tree hotels. Horrible staff and worst restaurant. I made a biggest mistake of choosing this hotel. It looked really good on net but trust me once you visit this place you will realise that you made a... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best things in life happen out of the blue. Experience the newest address on Chennai's hotel scene. The Checkers hotel features 120 rooms and suites with Hi-Speed Wi-Fi access, plasma screen TV's, direct ISD/STD dialing, DVD movie library, luxury beds & complimentary tea and coffee. Other features include a choice of 3 specialty restaurants, All Day Dining restaurant & cafe, 5 banquet options, business center, sky pool on level 10, gym & fitness center, modern spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Checkers Hotel

Address: No. 30, Mount Road, Chennai (Madras) 600015, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai (Madras)
Price Range: $44 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Checkers Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 105
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#44 Spa Hotel in Chennai (Madras)
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