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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“guest house”(27 reviews)
“l escale”(6 reviews)
“french quarter”(27 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
Pool
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All reviewsguest housel escalefrench quarterfrench breakfastbest breakfast in townnice eating jointsrooms and common areaswalking distancevalue for moneytop floorhelpful ownerrooftop terracebalcony overlooking the streetthird floorfrench rivieranice guesthouseperfect location
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We selected this property mainly because of the location. As all other sea facing ones were really costly, we decided to go with this one which is also location at a 2 mins walking distance from the beautiful rock beach. Being situated at a prominent...More

Thank Shomi S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elegant property .. clean and well maintained ... artistic ... good hospitality ... delicious English breakfast Cons - Room on the left didn't have door on bathroom .. most likely designed for foreign couples .. but unfortunately our parents had to take that room, and...More

Thank Praveen_Sini
Response from nicholas7777, Owner at L'EscaleResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Praveen Thank you for your review and understanding . Nicholas & Arul

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Pros Nice location Helpful owner Clean bed Clean room Good A/C Ok Breakfast Cons They collect 12% on bill for GST yet do not mention the GST registration number on cash receipt for reasons best known to them. Staff have attitude problem,drinking water was made...More

Thank Sandipdg
Response from nicholas s, Owner at L'EscaleResponded 31 December 2017

I read your review today and sorry the mix up with the bottle water. The G. S. T number is on the invoice as Indian law please look at the bill again at the bottom of the invoice Nicholas

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

What a lovely, boutique property L’Escale is! All in white, you could be mistaken you’re on the French Riviera. Check in was quick and efficient on the ground floor. Nicely adorned with a bureau and other furnishings that added to the character of the place....More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We stayed in the guest house from 6th Dec, 2017 till 10th Dec'2017. As the title goes the guest house is situated at a 2-3 minutes walking distance from beach which is very nice as all the good eating joints are just a hop away....More

Thank bhuvanbhaskar
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Description
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 ...More 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. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Traveller (165)
Room & Suite (35)
Dining (26)
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Nrudra
12 November 2017|
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Response from lescale | Property representative |
Hello Nrudra You are able to pay by card through invoice or Bank transfer if you do not have cash . Nicholas
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El_Dorado_Traveller
15 September 2015|
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Response from lescale | Property representative |
Please contact website Google l escale Pondicherry
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anusha2889
10 September 2014|
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Response from lescale | Property representative |
Hello You are able to park in-front of l escale No Problem Nicholas Reservations
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