A Tranquil Abode French Quarters, Pondicherry
A refreshing boutique hotel with traditional elements, wonderful service and perfect food in the French Quarters of Pondicherry
You'll feel right at home at the interesting reception that has a collection of antique suitcases.
All the rooms overlook the well lit central courtyard
Breakfast is a set menu - either a Continental or Indian but is flexible on request. Make sure you have the French inspired croissants with the home made jam
The charming central courtyard where conversations and drinks flow in the evenings amongst travelers from all over the world
Here's one of the reasons why so many people flock here by the evening - The freshly prepared prawn-wrapped fish, nargisi kofta, bread and some wine
The air-conditioned section of the restaurant just incase its too hot to sit outside
The artistic bar is influenced by the famous Amar Chitra Katha comics, but with a modern twist. It's been painted by a local artist who otherwise paints film posters outside cinema halls.
Food are drinks served are prepared using the freshest of ingredients
The Terrace Suite has its own private garden, a sitting area, dining area and a bedroom that has hand-made Chettinad tiled flooring
The Deluxe room - Furniture has been made from Kalimardu wood, found in and around Pondicherry
The Junior Suite, a room that is reflective of the colonial-South Indian aesthetic with a restored four poster bed, traditional sitting area and multiple small wooden windows
Many rooms have coloured cement floors, something that's very typical of Pondicherry
The Superior Room - Spacious and well equipped, perfect for the modern traveler
The hand-made Chettinad tiles in the Superior room are sourced from the local community
The Executive Suite
The bedroom of the Executive Suite
Have your drinks and food wherever you're comfortable - the courtyard, the restaurant, the lounge, the bar - you won't be bound by any sort of rule!
The wonderful team responsible for your stay