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Overview of Taj Connemara

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
49-inch LED TV with satellite channels
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49-inch LED TV with satellite channels
1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe

Taj Connemara

5 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSpencer's Plaza Shopping Mall4 min walk
    Popular LocationRaja Muthiah Hall4 min walk
    Popular LocationExpress Avenue7 min walk
    AirportChennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.)44 min drive

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  • Heritage Room

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsHeritage Room
  • Deluxe Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Suite
  • Luxury Grande Room King Bed

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Grande Room King Bed
  • Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsLuxury Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Colonial Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsColonial Suite
  • Colonial Room King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 667 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsColonial Room King Bed
  • Executive Suite

    Room amenities

    • 592 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Room, 1 King Bed
  • Heritage Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsHeritage Room

About this area

Chennai

Located in Chennai, Taj Connemara is in the city centre. While the natural beauty of Marina Beach and Edward Elliot's Beach can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore VGP Universal Kingdom. Chennai Snake Park and VGP Snow Kingdom are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Spencer's Plaza Shopping Mall - 4 min walk
  • Raja Muthiah Hall - 4 min walk
  • Express Avenue - 7 min walk
  • Government Museum - 14 min walk
  • Apollo Hospital - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Chennai Chintadripet Station - 3 min drive
  • LIC Metro Station - 7 min walk
  • AirportChennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.) - 44 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The Verandah – Pool-view restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Open 24 hours.
  • The Raintree – Garden-view fine-dining restaurant offering Indian cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • The Verandah – Pool-view coffee shop. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
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About this property

Taj Connemara

Luxury Chennai hotel in Central Chennai, near Consulate General of the United States, Chennai
This hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour health club, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 147 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as pillow menus and bathrobes, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LED TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service (during limited hours) and coffee/tea makers.
Taj Connemara offers 147 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. A pillow menu is available. 49-inch LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a 24-hour health club and a steam room.
Jiva Spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include facials and body treatments.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Heritage Hotels of India.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi in public areas is free with a 4-device limit

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Valet parking on site (surcharge)
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: INR 1298 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Children's games
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

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

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated entire property – September 2018

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 49-inch LED TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
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. Guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa. Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25000.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 2200 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: INR 1298 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2200 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, debit 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

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
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Free WiFi in public areas has a 4-device limit

Property is also known as

Connemara Chennai
Vivanta Taj Chennai
Vivanta Taj Chennai Connemara
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Hotel Taj Connemara Chennai
Vivanta By Taj - Connemara, Chennai Hotel Chennai (Madras)
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Taj Connemara Hotel
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Vivanta By Taj - Connemara
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Taj Connemara and receive a full refund?
Yes, Taj Connemara offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Taj Connemara cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Taj Connemara?
As of 22 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Taj Connemara on 30 Jan 2021 start from Rs3,300, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Taj Connemara have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Taj Connemara pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Taj Connemara?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Taj Connemara?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Taj Connemara?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Taj Connemara located?
Located in Central Chennai, this luxury hotel is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Consulate General of the United States, Chennai, and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Madras and Marina Beach. St. Mary's Church and Madras High Court are also within 3 mi (5 km). LIC Metro Station is 7 minutes by foot and Chennai Egmore Station is 23 minutes.
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 137 out of 240 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 240 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 18 out of 240 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 240 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 240 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
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Very nice and clean rooms. Excellent staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Excellent place to stay...does have a very good mall nearby and you can do a lot of shopping. The Location, Ambience & Staff are very good. Excellent place for a business Stay.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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est
The best hotel in chennai
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Excellent!
Excellent, attentive staff, swift check-in and perfect service. A fabulous team working incredibly hard to make each guest’s stay comfortable; will be returning to stay at the hotel on my next trip to the city.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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I really enjoy staying at the Taj Connemara when I'm in Chennai for business. The staff is so kind and the stay is very comfortable.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

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