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Vivanta Chennai IT Expressway

Luxury hotel with spa, near Old Mahabalipuram Road

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
£22

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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, City View (OMR View) - Guest Room
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, City View (OMR View) - Guest Room
  • Pool
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, City View (OMR View) - Bathroom
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309, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Chennai, 600119, Tamil Nadu, India
8.8.Fabulous.
  • The amenities and staff hospitality is very poor..

    Dec 31, 2020

  • Very smart and clean hotel. Room was large and kept immaculate. Pleanty if bottled water…

    Jun 12, 2019

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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
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • 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
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 200 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available

For families

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bedroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television
  • Free toiletries

What’s around

  • Old Mahabalipuram Road - 1-minute walk
  • Kart Attack - 36-minute walk
  • ECR Beach - 40-minute walk
  • VGP Universal Kingdom - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km
  • Sathyabama University - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km
  • VGP Snow Kingdom - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, City View (OMR View)
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Pool View
  • Executive Room, 2 Single Beds, Pool View
  • Superior Room, 2 Single Beds, City View (OMR View)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, Pool View

Location

309, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Chennai, 600119, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Old Mahabalipuram Road - 1-minute walk
  • Kart Attack - 36-minute walk
  • ECR Beach - 40-minute walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Old Mahabalipuram Road - 1-minute walk
  • Kart Attack - 36-minute walk
  • ECR Beach - 40-minute walk
  • VGP Universal Kingdom - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km
  • Sathyabama University - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km
  • VGP Snow Kingdom - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Indian Institute of Technology Madras - 6.1 mi / 9.9 km
  • Edward Elliot's Beach - 8.1 mi / 13.1 km
  • MGM Dizzee World - 8.2 mi / 13.2 km
  • Neelankarai Beach - 5.2 mi / 8.3 km
  • Mayajaal Sports Complex - 5.6 mi / 9 km

Getting around

  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) 44-min drive
  • Chennai Taramani Station 9-min drive
  • Chennai Perungudi Station 10-min drive
  • Chennai Thiruvanmiyur Station 10-min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up (surcharge)

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 200 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • 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

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*
  • Restrictions apply*
  • 1 per room (up to 66 lbs)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi (4-device limit) and wired Internet access in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*
  • Train station pick-up*

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Steam room

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4723
  • Conference space size (meters) - 439
  • 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
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers: 1
  • Year Built – 2013
  • Lift
  • Designated smoking areas

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Pay films
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Spa

The Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Dining

The Buzz – Overlooking the pool, this diner specialises in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Open 24 hours.

Sian – This restaurant specialises in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Swirl – On-site bar.

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.

Small print

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Optional extras

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

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

Rollaway beds are available for INR 1125.0 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of INR 717 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of INR 1500 per pet, per day

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 4270 per vehicle (roundtrip)

Train station pick-up service is offered for an extra charge.

Local area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

For details on pet restrictions, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit 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 and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; 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.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival on the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments, and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

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, Vivanta Chennai IT Expressway 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.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room and maximum weight of 30 kg per pet. There's a charge of INR 1500 per pet, per day.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - anytime. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Yes, there are 2 on-site restaurants, featuring regional cuisine and pool views. Nearby restaurants include Famous Theory (7-min walk), Deck 4 (7-min walk) and Rasavid (13-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 4270 per vehicle roundtrip.
  • On-site recreation at Vivanta Chennai IT Expressway includes yoga. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. Vivanta Chennai IT Expressway also has a 24-hour health club and spa services.
8.8.Fabulous.
  • 6.0.Good

    Disappointed..!!

    There is nothing tell.... Didn’t expect a hotel from Tata Group to be so mediocre.!!

    Kamran, 3 night business trip, Jan 19, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very friendly staff, great service and good breakfast. Rooms very somewhat damp and the corridors were musty too.

    2 night family trip, Jan 31, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    good value for money. room was clean and liked the restaurants in the hotel. friendly staff

    1 night business trip, Jan 22, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    We stayed here for a wedding. Great venue, huge buffet. Excellent service.

    Ruth, 1 night trip, Jan 20, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Vivanta OMR - great step forward

    Amazing stay. Pool facing room. Really spacious. Great breakfast with wide spread cuisines and authentic taste. Chitra at front desk was very helpful. Vijay at breakfast was there to help with every request.

    Krishna, 1 night business trip, Sep 21, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Room was clean and neat. Breakfast spread good.

    1 night business trip, Mar 12, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent staff. Always courteous and helpful. Clean swimming pool. Food is excellent. Chef personally comes out to make sure that you enjoyed the food. Has become a reliable place to stay at in chennai.

    Nathan, 3 night trip, Jul 28, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    top hotel

    War alles super!

    3 night family trip, Feb 22, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Ausgezeichnet

    Das Service ist grandios

    Thomas, 1 night trip, Sep 20, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Ashish, 1 night business trip, Dec 13, 2020

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