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Hotel de l'Orient

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“neemrana hotels”(14 reviews)
“old world charm”(35 reviews)
“neemrana group”(12 reviews)
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Air Conditioning
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was looking for a heritage place to make our anniversary/birthday trip to Pondi special and chanced upon this property. The property was recently leased by the Dune group from the Neemarana folks and renovated over the last couple of months. Having stayed at Neemarana properties...More

1  Thank Chulsoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed at this property twice - once in April 2017 when it was run by the Neemrana group and recently in December 2017 over the Christmas long weekend when it has been taken over by the Dune group. The first stay was one of...More

2  Thank ComfortablyDumb
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Filled with wonderful old furniture and many wall pictures of olden times. All creates a feeling of seclusion. Quite a treasure but not without the odd glitch. Breakfast was a small buffet but we were able to request a dosa or omelette. Dinner was fair...More

Thank Topxi
Reviewed November 12, 2017

A beautiful property in great location. However, it badly needs a facelift and some renovation. It is very expensive for the current state of the property and service. A 100% upfront payment is quite unfair ( even for a booking made 3 months in advance).

1  Thank cooperbinita
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

We had booked in for a week but were moved to another hotel after two days as this was closing for refurbishment. It’s a beautiful building full of character but as with seemingly all of pondicherry suffers from damp throughout. Worth paying extra for the...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$117 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
#4 Business Hotel in Pondicherry
#4 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$117 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
#4 Business Hotel in Pondicherry
#4 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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Praneet B
October 2, 2016|
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Response from bjross | Reviewed this property |
You can check directly on the Neemrana website or call them up. Alternately, any travel website will list it (Expedia, MakeMyTrip, GoIbibo, Clear trip, etc.). I booked via MakeMyTrip.
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"Take a room on the first floor. However, the street facing rooms can be noisy."
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"one of the best boutique hotel"
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"A good tip would be to choose a different hotel."
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"Please do not get carried away by "beach view rooms in 1st floor" there is nothing like that."
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