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Villa Shanti

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15/05/2017 16/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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went this this place for dinner.had to wait for 1 hour and later waited for drinks.services was very slow.food was fusion and it was tasty.we ordered a pitcher of Margarita and was charged 1500 which i felt was over priced

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate here a couple of times when we were in Pondicherry and it was easy to see why so many people are attracted to this hotel. Situated centrally in the French Quarter, Villa Shanti has a bright, airy feel to it. It is built around a wonderful courtyard where they serve food and desserts (a must try!) and the...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When roaming around Pondicherry one of my office colleague mentioned about this hotel restaurant and some rare facts that this hotel is so famous that there are instance that people have booked tables for easter months in advance... so this raised the curiosity and all of wanted to see whats actually there in the hotel :) So we went to...

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Thank WillyStanis
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate twice in the restaurant and both times had delicious non-alcoholic cocktails, starters (papaye salad was yummy) and main courses. The clientele is 90% white and it is almost like being in France.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My co-leaders and I took a group of 13 people to Villa Shanti for our final meal on 4/5 Wednesday. The food was great and the servers very good. However the manager was incredibly rude when a mistake was discovered in the ordering process which can happen in a large noisy restaurant. Instead of being gracious, John Peter (the name...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

la Villa Shanti is an excellent blend of modernity and heritage in the heart of the French Quarters in White Town. We could not manage a standard double room, which turned out to be a blessing as the Junior Suite we got was probably the best room the property offered with windows opening to the street outside and the early...

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Thank Pranav0512
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

clean nice small rooms with unusal decor and happy smiley staff makes this a perfect getaway . The food is delicious . Make sure to reserve your table well in advance . The only thing missing here is the room service and a swimming pool :) happy vibes are felt here . Make sure you stay here when you visit

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Thank The_Enthu_Cutlet
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Servings are big so order accordingly. Food is greatz tastes delicious. They make the potent Long Island Iced Tea in all of Pondicherry. Take a table in the courtyard or on the side, the place has a unique charm to itself. Good place for a quiet, romantic dinner. Prompt service, attentive staff.

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I checked in yesterday with my family, all the way from Gurgaon.Got a super deluxe room booked through booking.com and paid approximately 7.5k for the night. Room is spacious and has the basic amenities, Aircon is old and noisy and makes you sweat; hence the good night sleep, gone for a toss. I'm at the breakfast table now. Well the...

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Thank Umang S
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I went to this particular restaurant because I saw that they provide vegan options. Actually you have to ask what they can make vegan, because there is not a single part on the menu destined to vegan options. The options are quite limited but the taste is delicious. The service provided is really nice, the same as the atmosphere. Tip:...

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Cuisines: Indian, European
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The latest Heritage hotel of Pondicherry. Located in the hearth of the old French town, near the business area, in front of State bank of India, close to the seaside and the Aurobindo Ashram, this old 19th-century house has been renovated and a new contemporary wing has been added. With its clean lined interiors, craftsmanship, woodwork, Villa Shanti brings you a new experience in town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Shanti

Address: 14 Rue Suffren, Pondicherry 605001, India
Region: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range: $117 - $304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Shanti 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Pondicherry
#2 Family Hotel in Pondicherry
#8 Business Hotel in Pondicherry
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“We were here only for food so sorry cant comment on the hotel rooms :(”
WillyStanis, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go for suite in the first floor”
, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms open to the courtyard for food so you might wanna stay on first floor(although it did not disturb us)”
, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the front may be noisy”
NoisetteLondon, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“3rd floor rooms to avoid noise--but no lift in the hotel”
ECJackson, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
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