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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we recently had a batch get together. RKN BEACH resort gives best value for money. we were well received and taken care well during the two days that we spent there.The food was awesome and had good variety.The staff were very polite and always on call. The beach is very close by. It was really a memorable trip for us.... More 

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1 Thank Selvan T
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Dr.Selvan, We thank you for your valuable Patronage and support, we also thank your for positive review . As you know we are improving our service day by day. we expecting you and your batch to continue to support us.once again we thank you for your positive review. Thanks, Best Regards, V.E.CHRISTOPHER| General Manager | RKN Beach Resort -... More 

Pondicherry, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

The erstwhile Kailash Beach Resort which is now taken over by the RKN Group and renamed as RKN resort, is located right next to the famed Le' Pondy beach resort. RKN Beach Resort boasts of an excellent private beach and two great swimming pools. Renovation of this worn out resort is in full swing and looks like they will be... More 

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Thank AnilKumarPorwal
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr.AnilkumarPorwal, Thank you again for bringing this issue to our attention. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the Bathroom that need updating. It is a pleasure to announce that we will be implementing many of these upgrades to the property... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Enjoyed every minute of our stay and planing to have another stay soon. The resort is beautifully located has an amazing Swimming pool and the rooms are great as well. The staff is very professional. Worth for money. Food is awesome and private beach is well maintained. Over all its very good stay.

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Thank sunder r
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay and just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with. We’re Looking Forward To Having You Again As Our Guest” Regards V.E.CHRISTOPHER GENERAL MANAGER 9994153000 gm@rknresorts.com More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Have stayed in Kailash. It is very very next compound of Le pondy . They have lot more to improve in the services . but good relaxing place . the property is big and swiming pool is well maintained . Kids really enjoyed , But we have to look for outside options for food . We had a vegi family... More 

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Thank Pravinbalaji
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our Resort. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the Food that need updating. It is a pleasure to announce that we will be implementing Vegetarian Restaurant many of... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Kailash aka RKN is a place where my husband and i go regularly. The staff is friendly and courteous. The room are nice and classy, love the decor. The food is also decent. The swimming pool is Brilliant. Over all a pleasant and wonderful experience. And as some review say that the place is being renovated, if so, i am... More 

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Thank Archita C
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mam, we thank you for your valuable comments. pls do visit again. Thanks & Regards V.E.CHRISTOPHER GENERAL MANAGER More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

1) The estate is getting renovated, not so good place to stay for now. 2) The rooms are average with no Fridge and the toilets are in bad shape. 3) Food is not that great... 4) Room rents are expensive, however it not worth the money. 5) Never buy food/drinks from the in house restaurant they are expensive. 6) Service... More 

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Thank Crusifier
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your outspoken review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we make every effort to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the room that need updating. It is a pleasure to announce that we will be implementing many of... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

About 8 of us spent 2 nights at this resort. Got a pretty reasonable pricing along with the meal plan, resort is being renovated however did not find it inconvenient. Rooms are really spacious and food options are good. Most if not all staff were pleasant and showed sense of urgency at all times. There is a private entry to... More 

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Thank JagsIyer
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Jagadesh Iyer, we Thank you for choosing RKN BEACH RESORTS and also thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the room that need updating. It would... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Visited with kids so was particular about having a beach close by and a swimming pool, both were met. Throw in delicious food & good service, soaked in a pleasant experience. Btw the resort has recently changed management, the place is being renovated so there is construction work at few points. The only thing that needs immediate attention is the... More 

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Thank RashmiVR
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your outspoken review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the Swimming Pool that we are going to renovate shortly. we are really sorry for the inconvenience cause to your... More 

sittrya Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

We stayed two nights in this lovely resort. The pool is large and very inviting, and it's a short walk to the beach. The food is good, although the waiters are "too attentive". It's barely possible to eat a bite without someone trying to "help". It seems that the place is being enlarged, also air conditioners are being installed in... More 

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Thank arlene b
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay and just around the corner. with regard to wifi we are going install in all the rooms shortly. Any further clarifications please feel free to call us at any time Thanking you and assuring... More 

Chennai
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48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

This resort designed in old colonial heritage style mixed with Indian traditional style has a unique feel to it. Proximity to the sea is a big plus point. The beach is very clean and easily accessible by a gate. The swimming pool is average size but provides adequate privacy for many users, but it too deep in most of the... More 

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1 Thank Dameem
christopherve, General Manager at RKN Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you staying with us and Thank you for reviews and comments. surely we will consider your comments and we are trying to improve our service and standard. please do visit again. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The ancient fishermen hamlet of Pudukkupam established during the Chola period (IX-XII century) is located 10 kms south of Pondicherry city, in the Coromandel coast of the Bay of Bengal. Being near to the estuary of the Chunambar river and the Indian ocean it has a privileged ecological position, not far from the roman ruins of Arikkamedu, a port established in the first century of our era. It is between this hamlet and Pooranankuppam, the rice bowl of this region. ... more   less 

Additional Information about RKN Beach Resort

Address: Purnankuppam Village | Pudukuppam, Pondicherry 605 007, India (Formerly Kailash Beach Resort)
Location: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range: $62 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Kailash Beach Hotel Pondicherry
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Pondicherry
#10 Spa Hotel in Pondicherry
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