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Delhi
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78 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently came back from a 5 days stay at Maison Perumal and cant stop gushing over it. the rooms are clean, spacious and they even accommodated our request to give us a room with an old style poster bed. the staff was ever so courteous. they arranged a trip to auroville with a guide and rickshaw ride through the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked this hotel based on the trip advisor reviews and thank God for that. This is the best hotel I have ever been to. Ranging from the musical French and Tamil fusion this place has to offer, the staff and food are also worth a mention. The rooms and the courtyard is a reminiscent of the French influence. The... More 

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Fairy Meadow, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I believe we saved the best for last being in Pondicherry and staying at Maison Perumal, the level of attention by the management and staff is second to none, the chef with his attention to beautiful detail and flavours was such a fantastic addition to our wonderful holiday in India. The Hotel is beautiful with the real old world charm... More 

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Winscombe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This delightful hotel, a former residence in Pondicherry, was simply delightful. The ambience and charm made you instantly warm to the place, and the very friendly staff was an added bonus. Although the menu was not extensive, the food was delicious and the chef was happy to send you menus of any of the dishes on offer. The air conditioned... More 

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Mauritius
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33 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights - everything is simple but nice. The staff are outstanding and the food is good. Breakfast is fine but set menu of fruit, juice, muesli and one hot local dish. Has a lift. The rickshaw bicycle tour is only for for the strong - I did my back in and my wife was scared. The... More 

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FEEDBACKfromCGHEarth, Manager at Maison Perumal, responded to this review

Greetings From Maison Perumal, Dear sir, Many thanks for the review ,and thank you for taking the time to write to us. Very glad to know that you enjoyed the experience of being at our Heritage house. The cycle rickshow ride ,the activity we focus to promote and support the local rickhow drivers as well as to provide a different... More 

Auroville, India
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Our lunch was delicious, in a quiet atmosphere at the courtyard,the coconut chutney was thick and tasty, the grilled fish with fennel and the coconut rice very well done. The fish curry had the Kerala touch in it. It is one of the most amazing places in Pondy to discover the value of Indian spices and the friendly way of... More 

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FEEDBACKfromCGHEarth, Manager at Maison Perumal, responded to this review

Greeting from MAISON PERUMAL Dear Madam.Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Heritage Hotel . Your valuable feedback regarding our architecture and the food is highly appreciated and the time taken to provide us with these details is of utmost importance to us. We thank you for all the positives pointed out in the review and... More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Loved this hotel. It has the charm and culture of an old Indian home with modern comforts. The rooms are spacious and clean with air conditioning. There was also a really cute bar with old Tamil movie posters. The service was also really good! Staying in this lovely place made our trip. Highly recommend!

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FEEDBACKfromCGHEarth, Manager at Maison Perumal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to write to us and I am delighted to know that you enjoyed the experience of being at our Heritage boutique Hotel. It has been such a pleasure reading your comments . We appreciate your kind words on the amazing customer service received. Hoping you will return again for a... More 

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Maison perumal for two nights and three days. It was a good experience only thing what I thought was it was good if they had some kind of air cooler at the dining area since they don't have in room service for food one is forced to have food at the dining room.Would say it's a good... More 

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FEEDBACKfromCGHEarth, Manager at Maison Perumal, responded to this review

Greetings from Maison peurmal, Dear guest, Many thanks for the review ,and thank you for taking the time to write to us. Very glad to know that you enjoyed the experience of being at our Historic heritage house. Since Our restaurnat is partially open to the courtyard ,and enough fan we didnt thought about the idea of the cooler in... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Maison Perumal - the name says it all; Maison is house in French and Perumal is the name of the street where the hotel is located. The hotel is housed in a 130+ year old heritage structure that is characteristic of Franco-Indian (Tamil) architecture. If you are looking for a comfortable, pleasant and homely stay laced with local flavors and... More 

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FEEDBACKfromCGHEarth, Manager at Maison Perumal, responded to this review

Greetings from Maison peurmal, Dear guest, Many thanks for the review ,and thank you so much for taking the time to write to us. Very glad to know that you enjoyed the experience of being at our tranquil ,intimate & cosy Historic heritage house and the delicious (local,fresh, seasonal & traditional ) food . Once again thanks for being with... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It's in the centre of the city and easily accessible... reaching the promenade or eateries is a ease... Lovely atmosphere, even better staff, fresh home cooked meals, staff goes out of the way to help It can be a choice to stay without doubt

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Greetings From Maison Perumal, Dear Madam, Thank you so much for taking the time to write to us. We're glad you enjoyed the cosy and homely environment and the fresh local favourites. We appreciate your kind words on the amazing customer service received. Hoping you will return again for a relaxing stay. Please do not hesitate to contact me if... More 

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Additional Information about Maison Perumal

Address: No 44 (Old no 58) | Tamil Quarter, Pondicherry 605001, India
Region: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range: $150 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maison Perumal 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
#9 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
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“get the bed on the first floor with the old style beds”
 of 5 bubbles MayankKhanduja, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had Room 1 and were completely happy.....”
 of 5 bubbles 674glennb, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Being a small hotel with about ten rooms, I suspect that they are all as good and we'll equipped as the one we had.,”
 of 5 bubbles colvilleg2015, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 on the second floor worked for us”
 of 5 bubbles LaBalise, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms on first floor, the courtyard side are bigger”
 of 5 bubbles nehag24, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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