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14 Rue Suffren Street, Pondicherry 605001 India See on map
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To be honest we were not very impressed with this old colonial French hotel when we arrived. It looked decidedly tired, in need to a makeover and our room smelt a bit damp. We also didn’t like the look of the additional charges which they...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Mandi52
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice "boutique" style hotel in a fully refurbished home. Was upgraded to room #7--huge and very comfortable. Very clean allround, friendly staff and very good a la carte dining.. Good location in the "French" part of the city-walking distance to most points of interest.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank RGB705
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Villa Shanti for dinner. Pros 1. Good Ambience 2. Good food with good plating. Cons 1. Waiting time of 40 min 2. Food was pricey and in less quantities. Preplated dish cost around 450-750 each won't be enough for one adult. 3. 18% GST...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Bidishamukherjee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked through a travel agent. However, a late change of flight by the airline meant we could not arrive on the date planned. This was explained to the hotel, but no longer refund was forthcoming. If we had booked independently, then we would have...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for brunch to Villa Shanti, having heard and read much about it. But it was disappointing. While the ambience is nice a beautiful villa with an open courtyard, interesting furniture, the food was just about average, and the service was sub standard. We...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Divya R
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Description
The latest Heritage hotel of Pondicherry. Located in the hearth of the old French town, near the business area, in front of State bank of India, close to the seaside and the Aurobindo Ashram, this old More 19th-century house has been renovated and a new contemporary wing has been added. With its clean lined interiors, craftsmanship, woodwork, Villa Shanti brings you a new experience in town. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
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Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 117 - US$ 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 117 - US$ 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
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asthaastha
15 November 2017|
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Response from Preeti B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes it is relatively a safe place to stay for girls.
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asthaastha
15 November 2017|
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Response from rsardana | Reviewed this property |
Yes UBUD it self is quiet safe . There are no security guard here but was a safe place to be at . You may need a flash light in the night to walk to your room . But the place is worth staying . You won't regret staying here
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veechij
19 February 2017|
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Response from segiyane | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam You can park your car in the street as there is no public parking. What type of car are you having. You can call us at 04134200028 or send us your phone number. Regards Villa Shanti
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"if stairs are a problem, ask for a ground floor room. No elevator."
coolumkids1
2 weeks ago
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"We did not live there"
SandeepBK
19 Jun 2018
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"1st floor is better as otherwise you walk straight out into the courtyard restaurant"
jenmJ2290LI
11 May 2018
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"Visit if you like French food or want to try it out"
gjayashree
14 Apr 2018
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