Ajantha Beach Guest House, Pondicherry

Ranked 56 of 507 hotels in Pondicherry

1A Bazar,Saint Laurent Street Next To Court Building

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Destination
4.1 /5
Location
4.3 /5
Appearance
3.6 /5
Front Office
3.8 /5
Service
3.7 /5
Room
3.7 /5
Food & Drink
3.3 /5
Activities
2.9 /5

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Excellent location & hotel was very good.

5.9/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

I visited Pondicherry in January 2017. It was my holiday trip with my family people. Pondicherry was very good city & location was good. Hotel is excellent in place & it was very good in prime location. Ambience as very well in inner & outer look & view was good. The reception was very polite & they were very cooperative & very helpful to us. I booked our stay in the hotel through online. Service was very prompt & they were serving on time. Rooms were very convenient to stay & it was well in maintenance & it was clean & spacious. Food was good in taste. My native place is Kolkatta city. To have there it was good in quality & very delicious. Complimentary food was not there. WiFi facility was there & there was frequently power cut was there. There was no any other activity was not available in there. It was the very good hotel to stay in there & travelers can stay very. An excellent experience to stay.

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Satisfied hotel & service was good

5.0/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

I visited December 2016 I visited Pondicherry with my family people for my holiday trip to that hotel. My native place is Kerala. Pondicherry was a good city. Hotel located in a good place & it was near to all amenities in there. The ambience was well in decorative & it was good in attraction & inner & outer look was good. The reception was very calm & responding us well & very cooperative. Staff were very well in behaving. I booked our stay in the hotel directly. Service staff were very good in serving us on time & were very well to us. Rooms were very well in accommodation & clean & spacious to stay. Food was good in tasty to have there & it was good in food quality of food. There was no any activity was there & no WiFi facility was not available. Travel desk facility was there & no sightseeing place was there. It was a good hotel to stay comfortably & it was a good experience in there. Travelers can visit this hotel & stay & relax.

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Chennai
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Terrible rooms

4.5/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

I visited Pondicherry. This was my holiday trip. I went there in the month of December 2016 along with my family. I booked this hotel through my friend. I am basically from Chennai. The Destination of the Pondicherry is excellent. The Location of the hotel was wonderful. It was nearby the beach and the bus stand. The appearance of the hotel was very bad. The interior and exterior look of the hotel was not tidy. The front office staff was average. The reception area was very congested. The reception staff was not professional. The services were fine. The room was terrible. It was not clean and hygienic. We didn't have food from this hotel. There were no other fun amenities. Overall this hotel was average to stay.

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Good hotel & service was good

4.3/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

It was my holiday trip to Pondicherry with my family people in the month of December 2016. My native place is Chennai. Pondicherry was good city & I liked the lake cafe t was good. Hotel is located in the beach area & very easy to access to the hotel. The ambience was not much good & not attractive it was normal in view. The reception was not great in service & they were also normal in the cooperative. Service was very prompt & it was very good in on time serving us. Room was good in accommodation & it as spacious & comfortable. Food was not taken by us we had food outside. There was no complimentary food. There was no any activity was available &Wifi facility was not available. It was a good experience to stay there & travelers can visit & enjoy the location.

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Good room facility

5.0/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

In the month of December 2016 I visited in Pondicherry with family during an official trip. The destination of the place was very good and the location of the hotel was very good that was convenient and near to the bus stand. The appearance of the hotel was good that was maintained well. The front office of the hotel was good they were very friendly. I booked my stay through directly. The overall services in the hotel were good that was very quick services in the hotel. The room facility in the hotel was good that was very good which was clean and neat in the room as well as the bathroom. The food facility in the hotel was excellent that was very tasty. There were no any fun activities in the hotel. I was comfortable during my stay.

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Near the beach

5.8/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

I went to Pondicherry in the month of January 2017 for a holiday trip with my family. I booked my stay at this hotel through directly. Pondicherry was a beautiful place to visit there by me. The hotel location was good. It was near to the beach. The ambience of the hotel was good. The entrance area was very small. I suggest the hotel person make it large. The front office was good. They were polite and cordial. The service was good. They were very friendly. The room was good. It was comfortable and hygienic also. The food was good. But I did not have food over there. There were no any other activities available in this hotel.

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Improve services

4.6/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

I went Pondicherry in the month of December 2016 along with my family members. This was my holiday trip. I booked this hotel directly. The Destination of the Pondicherry is very nice. The location of the hotel was good. It was in the city. It was nearby the beach. The surrounding view was very nice. I reached there through my own vehicle. There was no parking facility. The ambience of the hotel was average. The front desk was good to receive us. The room was simple. It was not clean. The telephone was not working properly. It was not maintained well. The services were average. Whatever we ordered that was not available in the hotel. The food was nice. We had breakfast. It was poor in quality and taste. There were no other fun amenities. I suggested the hotel management improve services and facility. Overall this hotel was average to stay.

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Front office staff was helpful

5.4/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

I visited Pondicherry in the month of December 2016. This was a holiday trip. I booked my stay directly. The location of the hotel was good. Pick and drop facilities were not available. The appearance of the hotel was average. The front desk staff was kind and helpful. The room was good. All amenities were available in the room. WiFi was not available. I didn't have food at this hotel. Extra activities were not available. Overall experience was good.

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No fun activities

4.6/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

On my holiday trip I visited in Pondicherry and stayed in Agenda guest house in the month of January 2017. The destination of the place was very good that was a nice place to see and the location of the hotel was very good that was near the bus stand and market. I booked my stay directly. The room facility in the hotel was good which was clean and neat in the room as well as the bathroom. There was food facility that was good. But there were no any fun activities in the hotel. I was comfortable during my stay. The appearance of the hotel was average that was normal only. The front office of the hotel was good they behaved well and helpful. The overall services in the hotel were good.

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Lovely Location

5.6/7
Posted 16 Oct, 2017

This was my holiday trip. I visited Pondicherry in the month of December 2016 along with my family. I belong to Delhi. I booked this hotel through online. The Destination of the Pondicherry is very good. The location of the hotel was excellent. It was nearby all sightseeing places and temple. The appearance of the hotel was good. The interior and exterior look of the hotel was nice. The front office staff was very nice. They didn't delay. The services were well kept. The hotel staff was friendly with us. The room was average. It was clean and neat. No WiFi facility. We didn't have food from this hotel. There was no restaurant. There were no other fun amenities. No swimming pool and no GYM facility. Overall this hotel stay was very nice. It was a good experience for us.

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Coimbatore
1 Review | 61 Readers

Well-maintained hotel at reasonable cost

3.6/5
Posted 18 Dec, 2015

I like to visit places which have a feel to it. It can be a nostalgic feel to a bygone era or a modern one with cutting edge amenities. The place this hotel is located has dollops of French colonial feel. This place is the white town (as opposed to the brown town- the Indian side). So this area has retained a 100 year old colonial feel surprisingly. Walking in the by lanes of the various rue the. Is a experience. Unfortunately most of the hotels here are a bit overpriced So, for this exclusive area this hotel is reasonable. That is the main USP of this hotel which is otherwise, a only a slightly above average hotel The hotel is clean and maintained with a rather pedestrian reception. Even the attached tiny restaurant/ice cream bar is clean and rather plain. But the food is priced very reasonably (good fried rice)for this location. The attached Western food joint (good French fries burgers sandwiches etc. Is better and beach facing The rooms are reasonably large, don't miss the beach facing ones with a lovely sit out overlooking a relaxing view of the beach. The service is good and the staff were friendly If possible come with 4 wheels or hire bikes/cycles for its that kind of place.

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Hassan
1 Review | 1 Reader

Well managed hotel with WiFi facility

3.5/5
Posted 19 Sep, 2016

The stay in the hotel was in July 2016. Destination is good and location is very good. Appearance of the hotel is not so good. Reception service was good and service was on time. The hotel is located near the railway station and bus stop. It is located near the beach and rooms were spacious and very good and they were neat and clean. All the amenities were working in good condition and they provided WiFi facility also. Food was good and reasonable price and they did not provide any complimentary food. There were no leisure activities. This was a happy trip with my friends. I do not want to suggest anything to the hotel management as everything was good.

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Chennai
1 Review | 44 Readers

Great hospitality with good staff

3.4/5
Posted 3 Nov, 2015

Well, the review title says it all. The only reason we chose this place for a stay over at Pondy was its location. Right opposite the beach. And if you get lucky, you may get a sea view room. There ends the good part . These guys don't accept any pre-bookings not even if you are willing to pay upfront. Take it or leave it attitude. Not so cool. Service was a mixed bag. Some staff members are helpful and some others look at you like "why did you come here". Food is served at your room. Tastes average and is priced reasonably Activities - Mother's ashram, Manakkula vinayagar temple, park, Pondycherry market all are within 2km radius from this place and walk able in my standard. Auto will charge you about Rs. 30 from any of these places to the hotel. Overall, a good option for a short stay if you can put up with the "don't care attitude" from the staff.

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1 Review | 1 Reader

Parking place was available

3.7/5
Posted 17 Jan, 2017

The hotel location was fine. The hotel was located nearby the city. The parking place was available in the hotel. The appearance of the hotel was nice. It was a new building. The check in and check out was on time. I had booked the room on the spot. The activities were not available in the hotel. The provided room was fine and it was spacious and clean. All amenities like TV and AC were working properly in the room. Hot water facility was available in the hotel. The overall service was good in the hotel. I had visited this hotel for vacation trip. The food was available in the hotel. The food quality was nice in the hotel. Chinese food was provided by the hotel. I would not suggest anything to this hotel. I would recommend this hotel to upcoming travellers.

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Comfortable stay

3.6/5
Posted 3 Nov, 2017

I stayed at Pondicherry in the month of June 2017 on a holiday trip with my family. I booked a room at this guest house directly. The guest house location was opposite to the beach. It was convenient and easy to locate. Car parking place was available. The appearance was good with the in look and outer looks. It was well maintained. The front desk was not so great. It was just good. It was friendly and cordial. They were active. We took an AC room. It was very good. But the room rent was Rs. 6900/- per day. It was very costly. The ambience was attractive. It was clean and neat. The common amenities were good. The room service was just okay. No food facility. If we order they will bring the food from the outer restaurant. We only took tea/coffee. It was tasty and had a good quality. There were no extra fun activities. Lift facility was available. The overall service was good and just satisfied. I recommend this guest house to everyone.

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Overview

Ajantha Beach Guest House is ranked #56 among the 507 hotels in Pondicherry with an average rating of 5.2 out of 7. It is one of the 34, 1-star Guest Houses in Pondicherry. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 16 photos, 1001 text reviews and 1 video reviews. it is rated top for its Location, Destination and Front Office.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 1,600 to Rs 1,800 per night. The hotel offer 48 rooms to check availability or to avail complimentary breakfast, we recommend contacting the hotel to check if the final tariff includes it.

The ambience and the location of the hotel makes it a suitable option for variety of travellers. Group (44%) and Family (40%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 58% of guests enjoy the hotel's relaxed environment, whereas 14% have rated the ambience as hypnotic.

Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of July, Aug and Sept for the best experience.

Ajantha Beach Guest House is located at Krishna Nagar which is approximately 3 Kms from Puducherry railway station . Due to the close proximity, it is considered as one of the best stay option. Sithananda Swamy Temple (1 Km), Puthai Mariamman Temple (1 Km), Rainbow Nagar Church (1 Km), Acim Balim Church (1 Km) and Holy Rosary Church (2 Kms) are some of the popular sightseeing attractions located near the hotel.

The hotel ensures you are well taken care of during your stay.

Other amenities include Laundry Services. For checkin and checkout time, we suggest contacting the hotel.

If you are in need for airport transfers or require a car for sightseeing around the city or you have to do an early check-in, then we recommend contacting the hotel directly and requesting for these additional services. All of the available amenities ensure your stay is enjoyable and free from any hassles.

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