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The Richmond, Puducherry

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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“family room”(13 reviews)
“residency group”(8 reviews)
“french quarter”(24 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

A small hotel with an excellent staff. The room we stayed was very nice and neat. The size of the room was more than what we expected. The location of the hotel right in the middle of the French Quarter makes it an ideal place...More

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Response from THERICHMOND09, Manager at The Richmond, PuducherryResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr.Suresh At the onset , we at "The Richmond" thank you for your positive feedback . I had conveyed your compliments to the Hotel Chef & team. We sincerely appreciate your support and look forward to your return. Thank you

Reviewed April 25, 2018

Quaint hotel close to the tourists attractions. We stayed two nights at the hotel. The hotel has a small reception area and has a French look. The room we stayed in was adequate but the passageway to the room was used for storage. Breakfast at...More

Thank Ed T
Response from THERICHMOND09, Manager at The Richmond, PuducherryResponded May 9, 2018

Dear Valued Guest We thank you for your review in trip advisor. I had conveyed your compliments to all our staffs. Your comments regarding the breakfast is noted . We look forward to take care of you on your next visit.

Reviewed March 23, 2018

We arrived at the hotel and were a little skeptical seeing the small lobby, but the front desk personnel were very helpful. The room we took was the highest end one, and it was spacious, with decent fittings. The location of the hotel is good,...More

1  Thank VEERAPPAN M
Response from THERICHMOND09, Manager at The Richmond, PuducherryResponded April 4, 2018

Dear Mr. Veerappan My team and I would like to thank you, for taking the time and posting your positive review on "The Richmond" Hotel, Pondicherry on Trip Advisor I am glad to learn your stay was comfortable. I thank you for your support and...More

Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Hotel is very close (2min walk) to the Rock Beach. It is a very tiny place and pretty dingy. The rooms are very small ( got an upgrade to a family room when I created a hue n cry). The Wifi is very slow, bathrooms...More

Thank anunalin
Response from THERICHMOND09, Manager at The Richmond, PuducherryResponded March 6, 2018

Dear Valued Guest Greetings from "The Richmond" Pondicherry I have since, had a detailed briefing with the concerned department staffs and we are implementing corrective measures. I would like you to please consider this experience as an aberration of our normal quality standards. I appreciate...More

Reviewed February 7, 2018

For what we paid we expected much better. The location is very good, but other than that we did not enjoy our stay. The public areas are somewhat dark and subdued and not enticing. Our room the first was very noisy - street noises -...More

Thank Travelasia2018
Response from THERICHMOND09, Manager at The Richmond, PuducherryResponded March 6, 2018

Dear Valued Guest I wish to thank you for taking the time and posting your feedback on The Richmond in Trip Advisor. We value your feedback. I assure you that on your next visit, quite room will be blocked well in advance.. I appreciate your...More

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Restaurant
Room Service
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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$49 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$49 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ajit H
October 27, 2016|
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Response from Bhaskarjyoti H | Reviewed this property |
No idea. You might have to call up and enquire.
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Ajit H
October 27, 2016|
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Response from ashu07 | Reviewed this property |
not allowed. the hotel doest not have an open space for accomodating pets. the only space you wil find is inside the hotel room.
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Thilagasundari
May 14, 2015|
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Response from JerryTravels999 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking available right in front of Richmond..however it is street parking(no shade) but there is security to take care of. Most of the restaurants in Pondicherry offer street parking.
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"Rooms on the 2nd floor I felt was a better choice"
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"Family room is spacious"
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