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Taj Connemara

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near Consulate General of the United States, Chennai

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
£36

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  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Living Room
  • Living Room
  • Outdoor Pool
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9.0.Superb.
  • Room waa neat and tidy. Service was good. Food was tasty.

    Feb 8, 2020

  • Positive feeling and silent atmosphere۔good service۔۔and looking nyc

    Jan 12, 2020

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 24 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Guests rated location

Convenient
Safe
Quiet
Shopping
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 147 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Valet parking
  • Conference centre

For families

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Central Chennai
  • Consulate General of the United States, Chennai - 21-min walk
  • Marina Beach - 38-min walk
  • University of Madras - 32-min walk
  • St. Mary's Church - 44-min walk
  • Madras High Court - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Executive Suite
  • Colonial Room King Bed
  • Deluxe Suite
  • Heritage Room
  • Colonial Suite
  • Heritage Room
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed
  • Luxury Grande Room King Bed
  • Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds

Location

  • In Central Chennai
  • Consulate General of the United States, Chennai - 21-min walk
  • Marina Beach - 38-min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Central Chennai
  • Consulate General of the United States, Chennai - 21-min walk
  • Marina Beach - 38-min walk
  • University of Madras - 32-min walk
  • St. Mary's Church - 44-min walk
  • Madras High Court - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km
  • Anna University - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Chennai Trade Centre - 8.4 mi / 13.6 km

Getting around

  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) 42-min drive
  • Chennai Egmore Station 23-min walk
  • Chennai Chintadripet Station 25-min walk
  • Moore Market Complex Train Station 4-min drive
  • LIC Metro Station 7-min walk

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 147 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa. Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25,000.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas (4-device limit)
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • On-site valet parking (fees apply)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Year Built – 1861
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 49-inch LED TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

The Verandah – Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open 24 hours.

The Raintree – Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant specialises in Indian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

The Verandah – Overlooking the pool, this coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
The property is a member of Heritage Hotels of India.

Small print

Also known as

  • Vivanta Taj Connemara Chennai Hotel
  • Hotel Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Vivanta By Taj - Connemara
  • Vivanta by Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Taj Connemara Hotel
  • Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Taj Connemara Hotel Chennai
  • Vivanta by Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Taj Connemara Hotel
  • Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Taj Connemara Hotel Chennai
  • Vivanta Taj Connemara Hotel
  • Vivanta Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Vivanta Taj Connemara
  • Hotel Taj Connemara Chennai
  • Vivanta By Taj - Connemara, Chennai Hotel Chennai (Madras)
  • Taj Connemara Hotel Chennai
  • Taj Connemara Hotel
  • Taj Connemara Chennai

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Valet parking is available for an extra charge

Rollaway beds are available for INR 2200.0 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of INR 1298 per person (approximately)

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless checkout is available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. 

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Taj Connemara does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Yes, The Verandah offers al fresco dining, Indian cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Annalakshmi (6-min walk), Krispy Kreme (8-min walk) and Zaitoon (9-min walk).
  • Taj Connemara has a garden.
9.0.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Michael worth the visit- super concierge

    Michael was extra ordinary! As a concierge he knew the answers to everything we asked and a wonderful personality too!

    2 night family trip, Dec 15, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Genuine warm welcome from very helpful team. Delicious breakfast

    1 night trip, Nov 27, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The property has been renovated to an excellent standard with plenty of space, cleanliness and facilities.

    7 night family trip, Oct 7, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Heritiage and renovated luxury still stands out and by far the best

    SakthiS, 1 night business trip, Sep 12, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Clean environment, courteous staff, good food and luxurious rooms.

    2 night family trip, Aug 15, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent staff. Good business centre, nice room. Well definitely stay here again.

    1 night business trip, May 31, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Good communal parts to hotel, room could be better

    Nice hotel-but I would rate the rooms more like 4* and rest of hotel like 5 star.

    David, 3 night business trip, May 29, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent hotel, superb service. Good bar for a nightcap

    1 night trip, Jan 21, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Quick visit to Taj Connemara

    Beautiful hotel, up to the usual Taj standard. Really nice room, fresh fruit and great work area. Staff very friendly and attentive. Unfortunately I had a very early start so didn't experience breakfast.

    Jon, 1 night business trip, Dec 13, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Took care of the extra details requested. Staff are very courteous

    2 night trip, Oct 24, 2018

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