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No 3 Gandhi Irwin Road Next to CMDA Building, Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600008 India
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What you can expect during your stay
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
Updated 27/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Fortel
Updated 27/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

About

#85 of 1,090 hotels in Chennai (Madras)
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Hotel Fortel Chennai is one of the business hotel in Chennai located just 300 meter away from the Chennai Egmore Station . With thoughtful amenities and features, exquisite decor, and unparalleled elegance, our Chennai luxury hotel is an unforgettable destination for all our traveler.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Nightclub / DJ
Children's television networks
Airport transportation
Valet parking
Wifi
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Sauna
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Wine / champagne
Car hire
Taxi service
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Makeup services
Manicure
Massage
Pedicure
Salon
24-hour security
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Newspaper
First aid kit
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Desk
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Bath / shower
Housekeeping
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Telephone
Bottled water
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Good to know
HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
City View
Languages Spoken
English, Hindi, Tamil

Location

Full view
95Great for walkers
Grade: 95 out of 100
48Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
6Attractionswithin 0.5 km
199Reviews0Q+A37Room tips
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Sethu L wrote a review Dec 2021
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Very bad service.Charged us extra 1500 rupees,saying we checked in early.They set the check in time to 2 pm..purposely so they can charge people that extra money.When we were there ,there was quite a lot of guests who were facing the same problem.Some paid the extra money including us and others waited in the lounge for 3 hours until their check in time. Robbery in day light.
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Date of stay: December 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Anonymous wrote a review Dec 2021
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This is one of the best hotels in Egmore Area. Staff is very responsible towards guests. Child friendly hotel. Nice rooms and delicious food. Walkable distance to Egmore station and easy access to beach, central station and centre City. Very convenient location for business and personal travellers. We would visit again.
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Date of stay: December 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Heno wrote a review Nov 2021
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Great place to stay, Spacious room and located in prime location.It was wonderful stay. All was managed well enough considering the situation. Reception- good check in- extremely polite staff- cleanliness- specially thanks to Hemalatha Prasad
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Date of stay: November 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
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Arpan m jain wrote a review Nov 2021
Chennai District, India2 contributions
Very clean and nice atmosphere it's an excellent view from the top floor I would suggest to go and visit with family and friends sure u will like it and it's very near all things were you can get all essential 👌
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Date of stay: November 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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KCM wrote a review Sep 2021
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All information provided in the reception point by Praveena was good. However, Room service and basic necesity of drinking water in the room and proper maintenance of rest room was very poor. After several times calling and getting it is not service expected in 3 or 4 star level Hotels. Focus should be made to ensure that all basic necessities and equipments should be kept ready before Guests occupy the rooms. I believe proper Training to the Room service and related personnel is need of the hour. This is what I have found during the stay in yr Hotel. If any Training is required for this purpose, I am as Corporate and Hospitality Industry Coach do deliver the Training at a minimum affordable Cost.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled on business
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PRICE RANGE
$28 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Capital O 16281 Fortel
LOCATION
IndiaTamil NaduChennai DistrictChennai (Madras)Egmore / Alwarpet South / Nungambakkam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
87
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Frequently Asked Questions about Fortel
Which popular attractions are close to Fortel?
Nearby attractions include Cotton Alley (0.3 km), Fountain Plaza (0.4 km), and Albert Cinema (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Fortel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Fortel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Fortel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Fortel?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Fortel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Board Walk Restaurant, Symphony, and Flower Drum.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Fortel?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness centre, a sauna, and locker rooms available in the fitness centre during their stay.
Does Fortel have airport transportation?
Yes, Fortel offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Fortel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers meeting rooms, a banquet room, and conference facilities.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Fortel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Hindi, and Tamil.
Are there any historical sites close to Fortel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Vivekananda House (6.9 km), MGR Memorial (2.6 km), and Pigeon House & Whitefield House (1.2 km).