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    Villa Shanti

    14 Rue Suffren Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
    011 91 413 420 0028
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good33%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 425 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This is a well run property, welcoming and relaxed. Good room on first floor. The bar offers very well made cocktails and the prices are extremely reasonable. The real star is the food - slipper lobster steamed in banana leaves and stunning Malai Prawns. Some...More

    Thank Ian W
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The ambience of the restaurant is good, staff good & responsive. Food variety & quality is just above average. Mostly Indian menu. Quantity is less. Overall an average experience. There are better options in the vicinity.

    Thank josh_joe_raj
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wow!! Villa shanti was absolutely wonderful! A quaint and beautiful lil hotel with a lovely porch/dining area and friendly staff, we loved our stay here! The food is so amazing... once i ate here, i didn't eat anywhere else throughout my trip! Rooms were neat...More

    1  Thank Tushna P
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I didn't stay at villa shaanti but had a dinner in their restaurant. The manager at the restaurant was very nice- couterous welcoming and polite. Being a vegetarian my food options were limited but their bread and desserts were very nice. The ambience and crowd...More

    Thank soda4077
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The two of us stayed at this beautiful place for 3 nights, Simply amazing. It is such a charming place, so warm. And definitely very chique!! The service, the staff, they were wonderful. We were upgraded to a Super Deluxe. Big room, a bit of...More

    1  Thank Tujoe
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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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$104 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
    • #2 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
    • #8 Business Hotel in Pondicherry
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Union Territory of Pondicherry >
    • Pondicherry
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    asthaastha
    15 November 2017|
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    Response from Preeti B | 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 S A | Reviewed this property |
    yes
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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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    "Higher floors are quieter"
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    "DO NOT opt for the ground floor rooms they are noisy . Prefer the corner rooms on the first floor ."
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