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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 6 days ago via mobile

Visited this place for dinner, it is set up in the inner courtyard of an old house. ..there are rooms to stay on the upper levels overlooking the courtyard. The food is a mix of local and continental. The service is good. ...food good too....More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Urvashi J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Villa Shanti is a perfect balance of all, and it fills your eyes and needs with Joy. Everything is easy because the staff chooses to make it so, it is hospitality with a Soul. Front Desk cannot be more on top of answering the emails...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank thirtysevener
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful small hotel with an interesting inner court yard located in the centre of the French Quarter. Large comfortable rooms with lots of character. Great restaurant located in the Courtyard - make a reservation when you arrive.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Brian W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a family of 4 and stayed for 3 nights. This is a small boutique hotel in white town very close to the promenade, a good location as it is very close to the sea front, the ashram & there are many restaurants &...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank NikhilManoshi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Villa Shanti is a small (15 room) hotel in the erstwhile French Quarter in Pondicherry. We stayed for one night on January 16, 2019. Built in an colonial styled building (which I guess they expanded by acquiring or building an adjacent building), the rooms...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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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 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
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Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Business
Room types
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Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$117 - US$169 (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
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$117 - US$169 (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 PreetiB_12 | 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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"Rooms on the first floor are best as ground floor is noisy & second floor is a climb of an extra floor."
NikhilManoshi
2 weeks ago
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"if stairs are a problem, ask for a ground floor room. No elevator."
coolumkids1
2 Jan 2019
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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"
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11 May 2018
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