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Featured Chennai Family-Friendly Hotels

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Park Hyatt Chennai
Park Hyatt Chennai
5.0 out of 5.0 39 Velachery Road, Chennai
4.6/5 (197 reviews)
Rs7,010/ nightfor 2 guests

Beautiful room although a little noisy as on front near main road. Staff very attentive and friendly. Contacted ahead of stay and were met at airport and taken to hotel efficiently. Food very nice. Only in hotel 18 hours though. 2 Points: the nice restaurant (Elephant room) did not open until 7pm, ...

Reviewed on 13 Dec 2018
The Raintree, St. Mary's Road
The Raintree, St. Mary's Road
4.5 out of 5.0 120 St. Mary's Road, Chennai
Free cancellation
4.6/5 (263 reviews)
Rs4,410/ nightfor 2 guests

Stayed for a couple of days in November. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Excellent food. Various cuisines - South Indian, North Indian, Chinese, Italian, on offer. Excellent masala chai, filter coffee(kapi), snacks, main course and desserts. Excellent service - all the way from the front desk to the ...

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2018
ITC Grand Chola, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chennai
ITC Grand Chola, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chennai
5.0 out of 5.0 # 63 Mount Road, Chennai
Free cancellation
4.5/5 (185 reviews)
Rs9,600/ nightfor 2 guests

Fantastic hospitality great ambiance and over friendly staff. Hotel mailly caters for the business traveller with the holiday traveller well looked after.

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2018
Grand Chennai by GRT Hotels
Grand Chennai by GRT Hotels
4.5 out of 5.0 120, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Chennai
4.4/5 (267 reviews)
Rs5,675/ nightfor 2 guests

Service was really good, and the food was excellent as usual. Only minor thing I noticed in the shower was broken and was not repaired. Little inconvenience with taking shower, but not a biggy.

Reviewed on 17 Dec 2018
Somerset Greenways Chennai
Somerset Greenways Chennai
4.5 out of 5.0 No. 94 Sathyadev Avenue, Chennai
4.4/5 (109 reviews)
Rs4,650/ nightfor 2 guests

We reached the hotel around 7 pm, checking process was smooth and what's best was the room. It was spacious with all amenities that you would expect at home. It was home away from home experience. The infinity pool looked beautiful. Breakfast spread was decent and adequate.

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2018
The Leela Palace Chennai
The Leela Palace Chennai
5.0 out of 5.0 175 Sathya Dev Avenue Extn, Chennai
4.7/5 (254 reviews)
Rs8,000/ nightfor 2 guests

Fantastic hotel with great amenities, service, and facilities! Would definitely recommend!

Reviewed on 16 Dec 2018
Radha Regent
Radha Regent
3.5 out of 5.0 171 J N Salai, Chennai
Free cancellation
3.9/5 (50 reviews)
Rs4,500/ nightfor 2 guests

I have stayed at the Hotel a number of times and will continue to use the hotel. Unfortunately the rooms do need redecorating and refreshing. The staff at the hotel more than make up for it though the level of service is excellent and the food is outstanding.

Reviewed on 23 Apr 2018
The Raintree, Anna Salai
The Raintree, Anna Salai
4.5 out of 5.0 636 Anna Salai Teynampet, Chennai
Free cancellation
4.5/5 (451 reviews)
Rs4,499/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel with good facilities, nice restaurant/ dining options and near the metro Staff were very accommodating with check-in and check-out as well as organising onward travel

Reviewed on 10 Dec 2018
Ideal Beach Resort
Ideal Beach Resort
3.0 out of 5.0 East Coast Road, Devangri Village, Mahabalipuram
4.1/5 (27 reviews)
Rs6,499/ nightfor 2 guests

Extremely attentive staff and fantastic restaurant. We went for the Sri Lanka theme, and enjoyed the live music at dinner as well as the excellent Sri Lankan food at breakfast. Very clean beach. They need to check the plumbing to avoid bathroom odors.

Reviewed on 4 Nov 2018

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Where Should We Stay in Chennai?


The culturally-rich destination of Chennai is a good choice if you've been thinking about a trip with your kids. The entertainment and cafés are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Chennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.), which is located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Chennai, you might want to consider one of the 116 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.


Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Park Hyatt Chennai: Offers a children's pool, 2 restaurants, and free valet parking. Guests like the helpful staff at this 5-star hotel.

Somerset Greenways Chennai - Features a children's pool, a free kids' club, and 3 restaurants. The overall comfort and central location make this 4.5-star aparthotel popular with guests.

Taj Coromandel - Offers a children's pool, 4 restaurants, and free valet parking. Guests like the helpful staff at this 5-star hotel.


When Should We Visit Chennai?


You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use this information to plan when to grab the kids and head to Chennai.


  • Hottest months: May, June, April, and July, with an average temperature of 100°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average temperature of 73°F
  • Driest months: February, March, April, and January, with an average rainfall of 0.62 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, October, December, and August, with an average rainfall of 8.35 inches

What Should We See and Do in Chennai?


Guindy Race Course and Phoenix Market City are interesting attractions you and your family might enjoy exploring while you are staying in Chennai. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Chennai Snake Park and Chemplast Cricket Ground.


Chennai is also known for its:
  • Temples
  • Shopping
  • Cafés
  • Cultural attractions
  • University life
  • Entertainment

Getting Around Chennai


If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Chennai Pazhavanthangal Station, Chennai St. Thomas Mount Station, or Chennai Guindy Station. Chennai may not have many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.