Corbelli Hotel, Pondicherry
170, Mission street, Puducherry, 605001
Ranked 88 of 490 hotels in Pondicherry
Video Reviews (7)
Amazing location at a very affordable rate, enjoyed my stay there with my friends. Really would like to visit again.Specially the swimming pool and the bar by the pool was amazing! Rooms were big enough and the bathroom was having bath tubs as well.Its very close to the Rock Beach with minimal autofare.Several food joints available near the hotel.
The stay was in the month of December. It was a holiday trip with family. The stay at the hotel was not as expected. There were no much facilities provided by the hotel. The destination was average. The location of the hotel was good. The appearance of the hotel was not good. The front office and booking services in the hotel were bad as it was like home and was not as expected. The room was good as it was spacious and clean. There were no food and drink provided in the hotel.
I visited in August. The destination of Pondicherry was just okay. The hotel location was decent. It was placed in the heart of the city. It had a neat appearance. Front office was below average. Service was just average. Room and food was not really impressive. It was a relaxation trip with family. I booked it online.
Behaviour of the staff’s was friendly. The overall experience was average. All amenities were provided in the room. I would not recommend this hotel to my family and relatives. There was no delay in check in and checkout.
The hotel is conveniently located and was easy to travel. The appearance of the hotel was good. The staffs at the hotel were well mannered and good in services. The room allotted to me was good with all the basic amenities and working properly. There was no delay during check-in and check-out and the hotel was worth for the money. I will recommend this hotel.
Location 3/5 Rooms size 4/5 Services 5/5 Room interior ans lights 2.5/5 Swimminh pool 1/5 Let's state with location u . might not realise that u been standing below the hotel as they dint have any name board that's visible during night few big alphabets u need to c that's makes it difficult Room. Size was big and decent for the price Service by the staff was extremely fast ans satisfying Room. Interior was nothing great lights were very low could. Not get dressed up properly and very bad combination of white ans yellow lights made things even worse The most disappointing part of stay was swimming pool which was not there it's a wall that's 3 feet wide with 6 feet in lights it's more like a water storage tank plz. Plz. Plz. Don't go here if it's for swimming pool pictures are deceiving not worth it Final verdict decent stay with food location in city but only for ***business,***purposes as being in town it's easy to access
I'd like to start off by saying how convenient the booking was. A simple conversation with the lady at the front desk, and no down payment required. This, after days of trying to talk to other hotels with no reliable response; Corbelli’s location was what made our decision to stay there so easy. We'd walk for ten minutes through the French colony to the coast everyday when were there. On the morning when we checked into the Hotel, after being shown to our rooms almost immediately, we were looking for some decent South Indian breakfast which was surprisingly not available at Corbelli. However, a small restaurant and sweet shop right across the street served as the perfect economic breakfast place when we'd had enough of the Bread and Egg served at Corbelli. The roof-top Italian restaurant at Corbelli was quite expensive and, as students, we just could not afford to eat there. We'd just get some pizza from the Dominos Pizza two buildings away using our discount coupons and we were happy. When you're at Corbelli, you HAVE TO try out Cafe Xtasy down the road for some classic wood burned pizza. It’s like any other city around Corbelli; an ATM, a chai shop, Nilgiris, a bar. You name it. The rooms at Corbelli were decent. I wouldn't expect any more when we were weren't really paying that much for them. There is a serious lack of natural ventilation in the rooms but it isn't uncomfortable. The rooms are fully equipped with an air conditioning system, a mini-refrigerator, a water heater and a TV. (However, we just weren't able to adjust the temperature on the AC. Guess the knob in this particular room was broken). Like I said, they give you what you pay for. I'm not complaining. The staffs were absolutely warm and courteous, slightly confused at times, but sweet nonetheless. The swimming pool, Oh! The pools, if you can even call it that. It’s a large tub of water on the Terrace. It’s fine if you want to just splash around in some water, but we'd have liked to do a few laps; it’s alright though, since there really is no other way of accommodating a swimming pool in such a commercial zone. At the end of the day, it was a wonderful trip and Corbelli was the right choice for us when we wanted to holiday on a budget. Will definitely go back there.
I stayed at Hotel Corbelli over a weekend in August 2013 along with my wife and daughter. The room was very comfortable, the staff were courteous and helpful, the food (room service) was tasty. The best part are the neatly priced tariff rates (Rs. 1610/day for a standard a/c double room). If you are looking to stay at a comfortable economical hotel, this is it. The hotel has a restaurant attached to it but I understand that its not under the hotel's administration. Perhaps I could be mistaken about this. I didn't have the opportunity to try it out since I spent the days there trying out different cuisines across the city. French breakfast at Mc Rennett, south Indian lunch at the restaurant right opposite to Corbelli and dinner at The Rendezvous. Corbelli is right in the middle of a the busy shopping zone in Pondy and so a word of advice to tourists driving into the city in their own cars. Parking for the hotel guests is arranged at the ground floor of an under-construction building in an adjacent street 100 metres away with a shutter for protection. Its safe. Check-in and check-out was hassle-free. I am definitely staying at the Corbelli the next time in Pondy.
I opted for this hotel due to various online reviews and its locations. We were visiting Pondicherry for leisure trip along with whole family. The overall experience was good. All the major tourist attractions are at walk able distances. Being centrally located in the city, all eating outlets are also nearby allowing you to choose your preferred options. The hotel doesn’t have its own Indian restaurant attached to lodging. So, you need to pay directly every time you have food. We had only morning tea ordered directly in the room. The food prices seemed slightly high. The rooms facing the road were good but small compared to the inside rooms. The inside rooms were spacious but not well ventilated ( I don’t know why they have not put windows on the open sides of the hotel instead of just a small ventilation, which was not enough). The staff of the hotel was very friendly. The owner lady personally looks into customers' comfort. We had some issue with a bulb in our room; the owner lady fixed it herself as the electrician was getting late. They also helped us with early morning check-in and also guided on tourist place information. The bathroom fittings can be improved. For a place like Pondicherry, it’s a budget hotel and expectations should be kept accordingly. For the prices they charge, the hotel facilities are good. Location of the hotel was the biggest advantage as you can any time come back and take some rest if you get tired while sightseeing.
Nice hotel, good staff, good location, rooms are cleaned... I really enjoyed in this hotel... Suresh a receptionist is such a nice person... Italian restaurant is awesome in the 5th floor of the hotel. Housekeepings are good people. I really enjoyed and relaxed.
Value for money hotel in good central location. To start of with, the room was pretty neat and clean. The bed and blankets were neatly washed. Guys don't expect the pool to be big. It might be just 5 ft wide and may be 30 feet in length. Next with the staff. All the staff were friendly. Especially Mr. Vincent was so patient in listening to the small complaints (wifi connectivity and stuff) and helped in every way he can. The food was just brilliant, especially the grilled chicken with red wine sauce and chinese lollipop. Overall, the best budget hotel to stay.
Corbelli Hotel is ranked #88 among the 490 hotels in Pondicherry with an average rating of 5.2 out of 7. It is one of the 71, 2-star in Pondicherry. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 21 photos, 313 text reviews and 7 video reviews and is rated top for its Location, Destination and Front Office.
The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 2,100 to Rs 2,400 per night. The hotel offer 28 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. Family (33%) and Group (29%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 48% of guests enjoy the hotel's relaxed environment, whereas 16% 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 Apr, May and June for the best experience.
Corbelli Hotel is located at M.G. Road Area which is approximately 2 Kms from Puducherry railway station . Due to the close proximity, it is considered as one of the best stay option. Aravind's Wall (1 Km), Immaculate Conception Cathedral (1 Km), Cercle De 514 (1 Km), Manakula Vinayagar Temple (1 Km) and Ananda Ranga Pillai Mansion (1 Km) 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 AC. 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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