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Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth
3 out of 5
No.4 Rue de Bussy, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
The price is Rs6,314 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.7/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Pleasant stay!

"Very clean and tidy, great service, good food. What more do you want?"…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2020

Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth
Maison Perumal- Cgh Earth
3 out of 5
New 44, old 58 Perumal Koil Street, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
The price is Rs5,268 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan
4.7/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)

"They have created a very cozy atmosphere in the hotel and take the trouble to learn each client's individual preferences. They were willing to go the extra mile for e.g. to meet my vegetarian requirements, outside of the menu. The property is classically Chettinad and they have made every effort ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2019

Maison Perumal- Cgh Earth
Le Dupleix
3.5 out of 5
5 Rue De La Caserne, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
The price is Rs4,409 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (48 reviews)
Fantastic Heritage Hotel

"Staying at Le Dupleix, a wonderfully restored heritage boutique hotel adds much to a trip to Pondicherry. Our room was spacious and comfortable and the hotel, while offering all the modern amenities, retains a very special French character and charm. The staff was always welcoming and friendly. It ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar 2020

Le Dupleix
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Sunway Manor
3 out of 5
Hundred Feet Road, Pondicherry
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4.1/5Very Good! (78 reviews)

"Excellent hotel with the perfect facilities and comfort for families. It's close to most of the places of interest in Pondicherry. Most of the places are at a driving distance of 15-20 mins. Hotel staff is brilliant and very cooperative. Nice rooms and service. A very good activity center for the ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2017

Sunway Manor
Hotel du Parc
3 out of 5
5, Jawaharlal Nehru street, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
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4.1/5Very Good! (48 reviews)
Terrible stay for family

"We booked for 2 days but checked out within a day. The rooms were smelly. The room phone were not working. The reception was very rude and unprofessional."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2020

Hotel du Parc
Hotel Villa Krish
3 out of 5
2, Surcouf Street, White Town, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs4,000 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
3.8/5Good! (15 reviews)

"Great location in White Town. Really friendly staff. Good rooftop bar. Clean rooms."…"

Reviewed on 10 Dec 2019

Hotel Villa Krish
Hotel Annamalai International
3.5 out of 5
479, Kamaraj Salai, Saram, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs3,040 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
3.7/5Good! (71 reviews)
not bad for a 2 nights stay but not so good either

"The stay was overall good, but for the price offered, the experience could be better in terms of the comfort and the quality of the furniture in the rooms. Another minor issue: the channels on the television are prefixed and incase you request the reception to add that one channel(Sony channel), ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

Hotel Annamalai International
The Promenade
4 out of 5
23 Goubert Avenue Pondicherry - 605 001, Pondicherry, Pondicherry
The price is Rs5,999 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan
3.7/5Good! (115 reviews)

"Amazing location & impeccable service. Hotel refurbishment overdue..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb 2020

The Promenade
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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Pondicherry?
The historical places in Pondicherry are probably at the top of your sightseeing list. You can also enjoy all there is to see and do including the rocky beaches and temples.
What's the best accommodation in Pondicherry to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Le Dupleix is a top 3.5-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a restaurant. Raj Niwas is a short walk away. Other choices close to historic sites include The Promenade and Hotel Villa Krish.
How many historical hotels are there in Pondicherry?
Pondicherry has 175 hotels bookable on Expedia, including 8 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places to visit in Pondicherry?
Pondicherry is notable for landmarks like Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Raj Niwas and Pondicherry Lighthouse. Natural beauty is on display at Paradise Beach, Pondicherry Promenade Beach and Botanical Gardens. A couple of additional sights to add to your itinerary are Matrimandir and Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple.
What is a historic hotel like in Pondicherry?
A historic hotel gives guests the chance to stay in a building that has been officially recognised with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Pondicherry usually retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
They are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the US, while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to place more significance on the building and architecture itself. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Pondicherry have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, but every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the normal amenities found at a contemporary hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Pondicherry, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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