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The Promenade

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The Promenade

4 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Social distancing
23 Goubert Avenue Pondicherry - 605 001, Pondicherry, Pondicherry, 605001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPondicherry Lighthouse9 min walk
  • Popular LocationRaj Niwas11 min walk
  • Popular LocationSri Aurobindo Ashram14 min walk
  • AirportPondicherry (PNY)12 min drive

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About this area

Pondicherry

Located in Pondicherry, The Promenade is in the city centre and near a train station. Pondicherry Lighthouse and Raj Niwas are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Paradise Beach and Pondicherry Promenade Beach. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping.

What's nearby

  • Pondicherry Promenade Beach - 1 min walk
  • Pondicherry Lighthouse - 9 min walk
  • Pondicherry Museum - 9 min walk
  • Raj Niwas - 11 min walk
  • Sri Aurobindo Ashram - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Pondicherry-Puducherry Station - 11 min walk
  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) - 135 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lighthouse — 1 min walk
  • Blueline — 1 min walk
  • Spice Route - 3 min walk
  • Artika Cafe Gallery - 4 min walk
  • Dis Dis & Co. - 4 min walk

About this property

The Promenade

4-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 38 rooms offer comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding, plus in-room free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and coffee makers.
The Promenade offers 38 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower, slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Pondicherry hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.
Serena Spa has 3 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages, facials and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: INR 520 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Designer shops
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hindi

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 3 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 3:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 1500.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 4750
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 2750 (from 6 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 4750
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 2750 (from 6 to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: INR 520 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 5000 per room (one way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 1500.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Promenade Hotel Pondicherry
Promenade Pondicherry
The Promenade Hotel Pondicherry
The Promenade Hotel
The Promenade Pondicherry
The Promenade Hotel Pondicherry

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Overall score and ratings

3.7

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 34 out of 117 reviews
5 - Excellent 29%
Rating 4 - Good. 41 out of 117 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 117 reviews
3 - Okay 21%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 117 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 117 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

3.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great relaxing sray
Great location and wonderful staff. The morning sea next to the hotel makes it fascinating stay. Enjoy the true French feel in this Hotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice Location - Highly Recommended
Really nice place - very clean and great location on the promenade. I would recommend highly.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Not worth
This was one of my worst experiences that I’ve had. For a hotel that was priced higher than everything else and on the beach I expected more quality. First, the buffet breakfast had cockroaches walking around in the food
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Amazing location & impeccable service. Hotel refurbishment overdue...
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020