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Reviewed 27 December 2016

we had booked 12 rooms for family reunion. Rooms are very average, not clean enough, shortage of staff, food, towels and some of basic stuff of hotel needs. Really disappointed food was averagely better than other things at hotel

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1Thank Pramod S
Indira Nagar, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A great place to have your team offsite. You can do both serious stuff (planning, presentations, meetings) and also fun stuff (Paint ball, Cricket, they have a big ground, pool, ATV, rope games, etc) They serve pure veg food and the spread is small but delicious and sumptuous. A 90 min drive from Chennai (peak time) and a ideal getaway...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited this place with couples and kids. The rooms open up to direct swimming pools which is in unique. This place has gaming options like paint ball shooting..bull ride..surf ride..small but really good adventure game with ropes and ladder..& decent ATV ride.

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay ...friendly staffs ...well maintained rooms ...extra activists available but most of them are chargeable ...well maintained pool...and the most enjoyable was food ...you get awesome food over Der ...just loved the food ...overall nice experience ....

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Thank rahuld838
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The property is good, well maintained. You need your car or other transport. It will be difficult in the night to reach, bad road. Inside it is good. You even will not get disturbed by your cell phone. They give some wifi . Good for holiday , you can relax.

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

A good concept of rooms linked to pool. But maintenance of rooms, quality of food and the swiftness of service leaves one wanting. The villas especially are like old fashioned guesthouses and are not worth the money. The frogs toads and tadpoles live in the room and washrooms respectively.

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2Thank motyer
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

I have been here twice. But this time with family was awesome experience. Staff is very courteous, food is amazing & hygienic. Best part is pool is attached to every room. Need to consider some more activities for children. Jain food availability is best benefit. Go for it.

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1Thank AmitTalawat
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 6 April 2016

For ppl who are wondering wats so special about this resort - This is an themed restaurant with each rooms connected to swimming pool. It is an small property with around 25 rooms with well maintained lawns and surrounding. There are some adventure activities like ATV, swing etc. Rooms are well maintained with clean bathrooms and spacious bed. There is...

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2Thank Arun V
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 21 December 2015

I wanted to take my family for a outing and I searched Tripadvisor and finally chosen Village Retreat. I thought this property has access to beach but disappointed it is away from beach. The room was good. I should appreciate the entire staff of the property who were very helpful when my car had start issue. The restaurant serves very...

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2Thank ShakirKareem
COUNTY CLARE
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Stayed in Village Retreat for ten days for an Essence course Staff and management were extremely helpful at all times Food - vegetarian , varied and delicious Pool a novel idea just outside back door Would highly recommend

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Village Retreat new definition of relaxation where all the rooms open DIRECTLY to the pool. We are about an hour from over 20 different sight-seeing options that show you the real India. The hotel is located in a quiet and sylvan surrounding with no unnecessary tour guides etc to bother you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Village Retreat

Address: Electro Street, ECR Road, Mahabalipuram 603102, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Mahabalipuram
Price Range: RM288 - RM407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Village Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“better choose other hotel, its fine for a day out not otherwise”
 of 5 bubbles , 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A good weekend outing location from Chennai”
 of 5 bubbles 300kalyanr, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are similar”
 of 5 bubbles 618arunv, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms lead to outside pool”
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 of 5 bubbles everoptimistic, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are alike and connected to swimming pool, so not to worry”
 of 5 bubbles Cyberkrishnan, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
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