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Outdoor pool
Terrace/patio

Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
48 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSacred Heart of Jesus6 min walk
Popular LocationPondicherry Promenade Beach8 min walk
Popular LocationBotanical Gardens13 min walk
AirportPondicherry (PNY)11 min drive

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  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 3799 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Double or Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double Room, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Double Room, Terrace
  • Superior Double Room, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 2540 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, 1 Bedroom

About this area

Pondicherry

Located in Pondicherry, Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth is in the historical district and near the beach. Sri Aurobindo Ashram and Sacred Heart of Jesus are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Pondicherry Promenade Beach and Botanical Gardens.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sacred Heart of Jesus - 6 min walk
  • Pondicherry Promenade Beach - 8 min walk
  • Botanical Gardens - 13 min walk
  • Government Place - 13 min walk
  • Pondicherry Lighthouse - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Pondicherry-Puducherry Station - 6 min walk
  • Chennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.) - 134 min drive

About this property

Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth

3-star hotel near Sri Aurobindo Ashram
2 restaurants, an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a children's pool and concierge services. All 18 rooms boast fireplaces, and offer free WiFi and TVs. Other amenities available to guests include minibars (stocked with some free items), room service (during limited hours) and premium bedding.
Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth offers 18 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with fireplaces and minibars (stocked with some free items). Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with premium digital channels and pay-per-view films.

This Pondicherry hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

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

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Premium bedding

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar (some items)

More

  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed until further notice:
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

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

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 6000.00

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 4200 per vehicle (one-way)

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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests
Contactless check-in is available
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings
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

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Palais Mahé Hotel Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Hotel
Palais Mahé
Palais Mahé Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth Hotel Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth Hotel
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth
Palais De Mahe Cgh Earth Hotel
Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth Hotel
Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth Pondicherry
Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth Hotel Pondicherry

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth and receive a full refund?
Yes, Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of INR 4200 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is this hotel located?
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sacred Heart of Jesus and Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Pondicherry Promenade Beach and Botanical Gardens are also within 15 minutes. Pondicherry-Puducherry Station is 6 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Palais de Mahé- Cgh Earth

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
36
4 - Good
11
3 - Okay
0
2 - Mediocre
1
1 - Poor
0
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This is a particularity excellent hotel. Everything was outstanding.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stunning building, room was enormous and very nicely fitted out. Staff were very friendly, great pool

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Absolutely wonderful property right in the heart of White town in Pondicherry. It’s perfectly located right by the promenade which is ideal for evening strolls. A tranquil spot with lovely staff.

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very good

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019