We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveller (171)
Room & Suite (38)
Dining (27)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
L'Escale boutique hotel / guest house is a refurbished building situated in the heart of the colonial French quarters. Stepping outside the L'Escale boutique hotel / guest house, you will be less than 100 m away from the beach promenade, making it ideal for a walk along the beach road during the evening. L'Escale boutique hotel / guest house compromises of 7 bedrooms with attached bathrooms and air conditioning. The guest house also comes with a terrace which has a magnificent view of the ocean and Pondicherry town. Breakfast is served in the terrace and the guests are welcome to utilize the terrace at any time during their stay.
Read more
Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Quirky Hotels
62Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 134
  • 90
  • 20
  • 9
  • 1
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
The hotel was small and clean. The staff was friendly. Very nice cozy kitchen area. Very near to sea shore though there is no sea view from the rooms. We stayed for 5 days. There is no lift in the hotel. Its a multistorey house got converted to Hotel owned by British French
Read more
Response from nicholas s, Owner at L'Escale
Responded 16 Jan 2019
Hello Thank you for your review We are a French bed & breakfast in pondicherry and we like to create a family home feeling Thank you Nick
Read more
Went to pondy on a Saturday and wanted to crash into any hotel near the beach. We chose Le'scale. Price wise it wasn't bad. Originally, the guy told 3800 or something , but we found a deal online for 2600.. booked it online and went to that guy again and then he gave is the
Read more
Its a small hotel located right opposite the promenade. Conveniently located, walking distance from nearby bars and pubs.....quite lane and parking available if you are lucky. Rooms are ok.....cramped up toilets and simple bedding.
Read more
I have only been here for breakfast. Have not stayed here. I love this little cafe! Staffs are nice and the breakfast terrace is lovely. They let me sit here and work after breakfast. Simply love this place. Food is good as well.
Read more
We had high expectations of this restaurant because of the reviews on TripAdvisor and the nice design but the food does not look pretty and the servings are quite small. I hate to give a bad review because the staff was nice and the view was beautiful but the food was kind of
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Family and Play Areas
Photo provided by managementL'Escale
View from the rooftop
Hello Nrudra You are able to pay by card through invoice or Bank transfer if you do not have cash . Nicholas
0 votes
Show all answers
Please contact website Google l escale Pondicherry
0 votes
Show all answers
Hello You are able to park in-front of l escale No Problem Nicholas Reservations
0 votes
"Select room with bathroom having door."
"Take room on first or second floors"
"Third floor room is the best."
"rooms at the back are quieter"
"Ask them for anything (airport pickup, scootys, best places to visit, ashrams, etc)"
US$ 31 - US$ 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaUnion Territory of PondicherryPondicherry
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing