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Most Chennai hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Chennai Holiday

What are the best places to visit in Chennai?

There are heaps of awesome things you can do when you're in a new place. So why not get your trip to Chennai off to a cracking start by taking a look at some of our ideas? After all – out there starts here!

Time spent amongst nature is proven to lift both your spiritual and physical state of being. Take a trip to Guindy National Park and experience the benefits of connecting with the natural environment. Adventurers in this destination have a great range of options. History is overflowing with incredible stories to be told and many lessons to be learned. Pay a visit to Valluvar Kottam and get a look into the past. Still got some time to spare? Are you excited to understand more about wildlife and nature? Book yourself into a guided tour at Chennai Snake Park and take the chance to behold these beautiful animals up close and personal.

What are the most popular activities for a Chennai holiday?

Travelling is about doing things you get a kick out of as well as things you've never undertaken before. Are you ready to try your hand at some remarkable new experiences?

Kick-start your trip to Chennai by trying a few of these things to do:

For a more comprehensive range of activities, head to our Chennai things to do page.

What types of accommodation options are available in Chennai?

Finish up your day of exciting adventures with a cosy bed and a snuggly pillow. View the 176 accommodation in Chennai available via Expedia and pick one for your luxury getaway or cheap holiday.

The Taj Coromandel (37 Mahatma Gandi Road) and The Leela Palace Chennai (175 Sathya Dev Avenue Extn) are two of the higher-quality choices in Chennai. Book a room at either and you're sure to have some of the nicest services and hotel features in town. Prefer somewhere cheap and cheerful? Take a look at the Green Meadows Resort (4/364 A, Anna Salai) and the Brownstar Boutique Hotel (2/25 Dr. Ambedkar Road).

Is there an airport in Chennai?

Have you booked your plane tickets for your trip to Chennai yet? When you arrive, get ready to walk out into Chennai International Airport (MAA). It's 5 miles from here to the downtown area.




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Grand Chennai by GRT Hotels

120, Sir Thyagaraya Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
     
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    Food items, in two days breakfast items are same, non veg also not satisfied

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    39 Velachery Road, Raj Bhavan, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
       
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      Amazing! Simply amazing. Comfortable bed, excellent service, great food. Would definitely stay here again. Felt like the price was right for what you get as well.

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      Hyatt Regency Chennai

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        Good customer service and exceptional cleanliness.

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        Hilton Chennai

        124/1 J.N. Salai, Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
           
          4.4 of 5
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          Fabulous staff, facilities, food. Very helpful with transfers.

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          ibis Chennai Sipcot - An Accor Brand

          Opp. SIPCOT IT Park, Old Mahabalipuram, Road, Near ECR Beach, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
             
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            Novotel Chennai Chamiers Road - an Accor Brand AU$91
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            Novotel Chennai Chamiers Road - an Accor Brand

            City Centre, Near Boat Club & Anna Salai, Nandanam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
               
              4.3 of 5
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              Food & Bar staff are excellent in their approach to customers needs and take personal interest in providing the same Chefs Samiran, kalif and Gopi deserve special mention. Also I would like to thank Sachin and Mania (F&B managers) for their special effort to make my stay pleasant and memorable Looking ...

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              ibis Chennai City Centre - An Accor Brand

              690 Anna Salai, Mount Rd, Near US Consulate, Thousand Lights, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
                 
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                Novotel Chennai Sipcot Hotel

                Opp. SIPCOT IT Park Siruseri, Old, Mahabalipuram Road, Near ECR Beach, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
                   
                  4.2 of 5
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                  The people here were extremely friendly. However they were not able to upgrade me

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