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    Villa Shanti

    14 Rue Suffren Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
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    Overview
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    1 - 5 of 395 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Authentic hotel, ideally situated in Pondicherry. It is an old colonial house transformed in a hotel. We were upgraded to superior rooms and we really appreciated how large and nicely decorated they were. Breakfast was delicious but we didn't try the restaurant which looked expensive.

    Thank apaxe1
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Suite on the first floor (GB) in the corner. Very spacious room, clean and quiet ; the layout and furniture are original and pleasant but the lighting is insufficient if you want to read in bed. The Windows look over walls but give light ....More

    Thank Marie H
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    the food was to good with bright and open ambience. they had innovative menu with new tastes. food was colourful as well as delicious. i had not expected to get good North Indian food down south but i proves wrong.

    Thank Sumer J
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here three nights mid July. Loved the Villa's architecture and character. The rooms were very comfortable. My impression is considerable thought and time was given here when designing layout room. Had everything including separate toilet/bathroom area and great lighting with appealing furnishings. The restaurant...More

    Thank deborah363
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A warm welcome at reception. This is how I gauge a hotel, immediately upon arrival. The reception staff were lovely and friendly, even raced and asked the chef to cook us lunch although the lunch trade had stopped 10 minutes before. Some of the staff...More

    Thank mikealice3
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
    • #2 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
    • #8 Business Hotel in Pondicherry
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    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    Veechi J
    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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    Response from Rajeevtravels | Reviewed this property |
    Pl note I am myself a tourist
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    Krishar99
    11 September 2016|
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    Response from Jugun | Reviewed this property |
    It's absolutely safe! In one of the best parts of Pondicherry. Regarding unmarried couples, I don't think it should be a problem. Although we travelled as a married couple, we have different surnames and the management did... More
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    "I would avoid maybe the ground floor if you are tired and want to sleep early because of the restaurant. Also..."
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    "Room at back might be quieter"
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    "First floor balcony is good as you look down on the courtyard."
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    "We were here only for food so sorry cant comment on the hotel rooms :("
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