Well furnished large size rooms. No complaint in terms of cleanliness or facilities. Only thing is it is quite far away from the city, but I believe convenient for the people having work in IT corridor
Traveller from bangalore
Strategically located at Semmencherry, Old Mahabalipuram Road, this hotel is at the heart of the IT Corrridor. There are 114 …More
We spent 8 days at Fortune Select Palms - Chennai. The rooms are comfortable and well maintained. Toilet paper supply was less than an American hotel but the staff responded immediately to requests. Bottled water is supplied regularly and on request. Adequate English TV channels are available.
The restaurant is buffet-style and has a fine mix of Indian (both northern and southern cuisine), Continental, and Oriental selections all of which are clearly labeled. Both vegetarian and non-vegatarian items are identified. Vegetarian items exclude seafood but may include dairy products.
The staff are friendly and extremely helpful while not intrusive. Our luggage was reported lost for 7 days despite repeated calls to the airport, airlines, and travel assistance. When this was mentioned to the staff they sent someone personally to the airport and within 4 hours our luggage arrived without fees.
If we ever return to India, Fortune Select Palms willl definitly be high on our list for lodging.
From the time we landed in Chennai, it rained for complete 48 hours nonstop. So, we have spent maximum time in the hotel room itself. And must admit that it has been a very comfortable stay with some beautiful view from the large glass window. Location of the hotel is slightly far from the main city, but it is very close to Beach and SIPCOT IT Park. Would strongly suggest people travelling on business trip to stay at this hotel. Connectivity to city isn't a problem at all, hotel is right next to OMR road and you have Cars, buses going that way very frequently [just in case someone wants to use other transport facility]
Should make a special mention about the Staff [each and everyone], they have been very polite, friendly and helpful.
Now comes the food topic, its just excellent. you have many varieties to choose from and everything tasted really good. Dont forget to try Mutton curry because its more like a home made one and is excellent.
Am not good at writing a well scripted review, but can easily say that this hotel is very good one for a comfortable stay.
Traveller from Bangalore, Karnataka, IN
Located in Chennai s IT Corridor, the 180room ibis Chennai Sipcot is currently the only International economy hotel in the …More
Pocket Guide: Chennai Old Mahabalipuram Road Hotels
A major road in suburban Chennai, the OMR, as known as the Rajiv Gandhi Salai, runs south from the Madhya Kailash temple in Adyar, South Chennai, to the ancient port city of Mahabalipuram, eventually merging with the East Coast Road (ECR). Dotted with many important IT companies, it is commonly referred to as the 'IT Corridor', and also runs past several universities.
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