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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night. The service is good, but the private beach is awesome! The room was nice, with view of the sea from the verandah, but the bathroom, despite being large, stank! The restaurant had great service, the breakfast spread good but the dinner food was average.

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday getaway! We appreciate the time spent to share to hospitality experience with us. We here at Ideal Group of Resorts strive to provide the finest heights of hospitality and we are so pleased that you were satisfied with the service delivered by...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After requiring almost 20 hours of travel to arrive in India, we wanted a place to relax for a couple of days to recover from the jetlag. The Ideal Beach Resort is only about an hour and a half from the Chennai airport and we arrived in the early hyours of the morning. When day broke, we could see what...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday destination! We thank you for sharing your Ideal holiday experience with us. To begin, we are so thrilled to be able to leave you in awe when morning broke the next day. We take great measures in maintaining a clean, luscious and...

Reviewed 1 week ago

On Dec 24th 2016,we planned a batch get together for a single day - activities and games in Ideal beach resort.Unfortunately the resort management had to cancel our program as it was Christmas season.Since our date and venue were fixed i requested Mr.Senthil ,Ideal beach resort to conduct our program as planned earlier..with great pressure from my side he got...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your outing destination! We appreciate the feedback shared regarding your Ideal experience. Our team was more than happy to do the needful to ensure that all the plans followed through accordingly. Our culinary team was thrilled to deliver your requirements consequently. Ideal hospitality is...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 1 night enroute to Pudducherry. Very welcoming staff upon arrival and check in. The hotel is close to the beach, very windy and hotel provide huts and deck chairs for relaxing. Buffet breakfast is good too

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday getaway! We thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your recent stay at our Mahabalipuram property. Our team is always eager to help and we believe in going the extra mile to satisfy our guests. Indeed, we are gifted with a beautiful...

Bruges, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago

All you need to start an excellent holiday in India.... Quiet place along the beach, nice cottages in a well maintained green garden, open air restaurant with buffet or dish choises as jou like, nice pool with poolbar, very kind staff. rooms each with big terrace and chairs to enjoy sunrise or sunset... Always I come again, each year for...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your R&R destination! We thank you for the feedback shared regarding your recent stay with us. Let us begin by thanking you for the terrific one liner describing our resort as a starting point to a great Indian vacation. We are thrilled to hear...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for just 1 day and believe me this resort is comparable to any other 5* resorts in ECR region. Location : Right on the ECR with ample parking space. Checkin: Welcome board with guests name, Smooth checkin, welcome drink and flower garland. Room: Excellent room, huge and clean. (Delux Cottage) with Queen size bed, sofa and recliner in...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday destination! We are grateful for the feedback shared regarding your stay with us. To be compared with five star resorts truly is an honour and a huge compliment and we thank you. Our south Indian welcome is much enjoyed by all and...

chennai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location: Excellent.. very close to the beach. In ecr, few kms before Mahabs. Parking: Open parking only.. one that is closer to the rooms can accommodate 10 -12 cars.. another one nor entrance is big one, but it's far from the rooms.. Check in, check out separate counters which makes things so easy.. very good idea.. Rooms: Economy room itself...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday getaway! We thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your stay with us. Our location is quite seamless as it offers peace and quiet being away from the hubbub of the city however just a few short kilometres away from the main...

Bessenay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on sea shore, with access to a clean beach, this resort offers all needed facilities, from pool to retaurant. Very friendly and helpful personnel. Rooms are in fact 2 storey bungalows with terraces, nested on beautiful gardens. Quiet and very convenient! Food was very diverse - Indian nevertheless :-) - and very tasty. A bit remote from the sightseens...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your R&R destination! We appreciate the time spent to share your comments with us. Our team is so thrilled to receive such positive remarks and we thank you. Our resort is indeed located right by the Bay of Bengal, which makes us extra special...

Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good and helpful staff at receptions. Friendly staff in the restaurants. This hotel is spread over a wide area and attracts people from all walks of society and nationalities. Private parties and celebrations meant we had loud music playing for most of Saturday. But our room was large, clean and comfortable. The food has excellent variety and is plentiful. Highly...

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Bose D, Owner at Ideal Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your holiday getaway! We thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your stay with us. Firstly, our team was more than pleased to be of service to you and assist you in every possible way. We apologize for the clamour and inconvenience the music...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A sprawling resort on the beachside, great customer service, facilities and rooms. Food on offer was excellent too as it catered for traditional and western tastes. Felt like it took us quite a while to get to, coming from Kochi, but was worth it. Whether you'd like to hang at the beach or go visiting the touristy places near by...

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Dear Sir/Madam, Greetings from Ideal Beach Resort!! We thank you for choosing Ideal Beach Resort as your R&R destination! We appreciate the time spent to share to your feedback regarding your stay at our Mahabalipuram property. To begin, we are so thrilled to hear that you appreciated the service offered by our team as well as the cuisine served. Our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A picturesque resort surrounded by luscious greeneries and a private beach, Ideal Beach Resort offers personalized service, traditional Ayurvedic massage, a mouth-watering dining experience and a relaxing pool; our team does not spare an expense when it comes to guest satisfaction. Merely a stone’s throw away from the historical UNESCO site, Mahabalipuram is easily accessible on foot or by car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ideal Beach Resort

Address: # 4/ 200, Sagarasree, 3RD Cross, Kapaleeshwarar Nagar, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Mahabalipuram
Price Range: $136 - $349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ideal Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Ideal Beach Hotel Mahabalipuram
Ideal Beach Mamallapuram
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Mahabalipuram
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Mahabalipuram
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“View of the sea!”
 of 5 bubbles TapanKB, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“best sea view,good food,hospitality”
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“Sea view cottages are very pleasant”
 of 5 bubbles RoosDewitte, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor rooms have better view”
 of 5 bubbles awinash81, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms upstairs were good.”
 of 5 bubbles mythili2, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
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