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The Leela Palace Chennai

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Second visit to Chennai, first time at the Leela Palace here. Similar to our experience at the Leela in Delhi - a completely 5 Star hotel. A new hotel, only open 3 years I think - everything is immaculate. The staff is highly trained, and could not have been more welcoming and helpful at every turn. We used both the...

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Montgomery, Alabama
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As a frequent visitor to the hotel I have always been impressed by the special warmth and efficiency that characterizes the Leela experience. A traditional welcome followed by an in-room check in with special attention to guest preferences has always set the Leela apart from all others. To my surprise, the usual procedure was not followed this time and I...

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Plymouth
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I should state from the outset that we did not stay at the Leela Palace, we visited for afternoon tea on one occasion and also the Wednesday evening international buffet. Both visits were superb, the lobby, restaurants are beautiful and very splendid and luxuriously furnished and decorated. The staff were wonderfully attentive and made us feel very special. Then of...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

As I approached the hotel I was thinking that it's again one of those luxury business hotels. After having stayed at almost most of the best and luxurious hotel properties in india, I wasn't expecting too much here. But I was pleasantly surprised the moment I entered the hotel. It's a pearl in the ocean and extremely ostentatious in its...

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Swanley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked this hotel based on its TripAdisor feedback believing it would be good but it was even better than expected.As Chennai is a direct flight from London it seemed a good place for a week of sun and culture and shopping and it met all those criteria. We have been to many hotels in many countries but the service...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

appreciate traditional welcome & warm hospitality by Talvinder wonderful stay! loved ambience comfortable n cozy rooms, delicious food and good service at jamawar restaurant, enjoyed every bit of our vacation!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful stay at this new age luxury business hotel and was awestruck with the exemplary service. The rooms are huge and tastefully done with best of amenities, food and beverage offerings are lip smacking, personalised yet unobtrusive service stands out at Leela Palace Chennai.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are really impressed by lovely reception given at the hotel by Lady named TALWINDER. She was very courteous, charming and positive. She guided us very well about the hotel. Hotel has beautiful ambiance

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Revisited this heavenly hotel after almost 3 months. Every time you visit this hotel they Wowwww you by delivering more than expected. Service is very good and prompt. Heated pool is worth visiting !!!!!! will be back in August!!!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Great and warm hospitality, love the fact that housekeeping remember each and little details of my preference ie how I prefer my pillows, where I prefer my slippers to be arranged. Please look for Hema from concierge and Yoga the chauffeur, thanks for making my stay memorable although I was thousand miles away from home. Keep up the world class...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Internet
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Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the confluence of the Bay of Bengal and the Adyar river, The Leela Palace is Chennai’s first and only seafront city hotel, designed by John Gerondelis from Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart & Associates Inc. While the public areas, guestrooms and suites, Library Blu, Jamavar and Spectra have been designed by Jeffrey A. Wilkes, the principal designer of DESIGNWILKES, the art and embellishment has been done by Mrs. Madhu Nair, Director Operations and Design of The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts. Drawn from the inspiration of Chettinad Dynasty, the architecture of the Palace Hotel exudes the regal and opulent style. Set on 4.8 acres of land, the 11-storeyed hotel features 326 rooms and suites. Equipped with world-class amenities, the meeting and conference centres are luxuriously and lavishly spread. Its close proximity to the central business district and local attractions and having a spectacular sea view on offer is sure to make the experience of our guests a very memorable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Leela Palace Chennai

Address: M.R.C Nagar, R.A. Puram | Adyar, Chennai (Madras) 600028, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai District > Chennai (Madras)
Price Range: $217 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Leela Palace Chennai 5*
Number of rooms: 326
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“You must get a room with a view of the sea. Avoid the north side - noise from adjoining construction.”
 of 5 bubbles jiminptc, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean View Rooms”
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“Always ask for a room facing the ocean.”
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“sea facing deluxe luxury room ( 6th floor)”
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“Sea view, high floor away from construction”
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