The Promenade

23, Goubert Avenue605001PuducherryIndia
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About The Promenade

Blending French colonial charm with modern comfort, The Promenade overlooks Pondicherry Beach and is situated less than a ten-minute walk from the city's Sri Aurobindo Ashram.

Sea view accommodation is available at The Promenade and all units here are air conditioned. Additional in-room amenities include a turn-down service, flat-screen TVs, minibars and complimentary toiletries. This property's spacious suites have separate sitting areas.

From reflexology to massages, in-house Serena Spa offers an array of wellness services. This property also has a pool, but for those who would simply prefer to relax and enjoy the sea views, the hotel's porch area offers sweeping panoramas of the Bay of Bengal.

Guests can enjoy a drink in the hotel's Storytellers' Bar or Risque, the on-site nightclub. BlueLine and Bay of Buddha, Lighthouse are the property's in-house eateries, both of which offer ocean views and a variety of Asian cuisine.

Located in the heart of Pondicherry's French Quarter, this hotel is 200 metres from Bharathi Park.


23, Goubert Avenue, 605001, Puducherry, India
Telephone: +91(413)2227750 | Fax: +91(413)2227141 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pets allowed
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Massage


  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Walking to distance to major sights

Whether they want to take a stroll on Pondicherry Beach or head to the city's Sri Aurobindo Ashram, guests like the fact that this luxury property puts them within walking distance of many of the area's major attractions.

Superb sea views

Whether they are lounging in their rooms, on this property's open-air terrace or enjoying a meal in one of the in-house dining venues, guests are delighted by the sea views here. The consensus is that this property certainly makes the most of its surroundings.

Quality drinking and dining

This venue's in-house eating and drinking options are highly commended by guests. Many are impressed by the range of beer and liquor on offer here while diners praise the quality and variety of the food served in the on-site restaurants.

Negative Reviews

Rooms in need of renovation

The rooms and suites here, guests feel, could do with some renovation. They say that the accommodation at this Pondicherry property is poorly maintained and dated.

Centralized air conditioning leaves guests warm

As the air conditioning here is centralized, guests are unable to regulate the temperature from their units. The weak AC leaves guests overly warm.

Pricey food and drink

The quality of the offerings here certainly come at a cost; on the whole, guests feel that the food and drink at this hotel is rather pricey.

Rating Overview

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8 out of 10 based on 989 reviews