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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Heavenly, beautiful. Was searching for long time for a proper beach hotel and this I found. Tranquebar is a small place, but when you reach this hotel, you will fall in love at once. The view, the wind, ambience of hotel all make it a best place to visit. Staff is real courteous, always ready for you. Food is excellent....

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Chennai
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stopped by Tarnquebar to see the Danish township that has been partially restored and maintained by the ASI. This was the closest restaurant in the vicinity and though the locals warned us that it was expensive we chose to enjoy the experience and so we entered the restaurant. Due to the low traffic and as it is a premium...

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New York
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The location is spectacular and there is a quaint charm to this property. The town is very small and used to be occupied by the Dutch ages ago. The best way to enjoy this would be to do nothing at all. Long strolls by the sea if one can and if not then just sit back and enjoy the views...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very nice place. Bang by the beach. Tranquebar is a quaint idyllic old danish settlement. There is not much to do in this town but i would highly recommend this place for a nice vacation. sit by the beach or in the first floor of the hotel and watch the sea or grab a nice book. it has a very...

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Thane
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Our family containing self, husband and our 8 year old daughter stayed in the Bungalow on the beach during May 2016. We got reference of this place from few colleagues of my husband. Booking was done through their online portal. Luckily we got a sea facing room in the first floor. They got only 8 rooms- four in the ground...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The Neemrana, as always, is the best place to stay in this gorgeous town. Beautiful location, right on the beach, lovely rooms and good food. A great place to stay, read books through the day and explore the town in. The evenings. Do also check. Out the other Neemrana property here called The Gatehouse. If here, also plan a visit...

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent hotel.. Large rooms . Tastefully decorated..the location and the view is superb.. Food is limited but very good .. The pool is also well maintained.. The hotel does not serve alcohol so its a good idea to carry your own.. Its a perfect place for the weekend and unwind. Not much to do around here so it's a place...

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College Station, TX
Reviewed 1 August 2016

A 350-year old bungalow that once housed the collector was renovated with 6-8 rooms. It is a high end resort with all kinds of amenities. We went with two little boys and they just thoroughly enjoyed the place. It was flanked by temples and a short drive from Thirukkadaiyur where lots of families perform 60th, 70th and 80th birthday ceremonies....

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 18 July 2016

One cannot miss but notice all the history hidden in this place. A great place to just sit and enjoy the English break fast and listen to waves. The bungalow is just at the edge of the beach. I didn't stay here but visited their restaurant for breakfast.

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel has breathtaking views of the sea. The hospitality of the staff is really good and they take extra measures to ensure that their guests are satisfied. It's a kids friendly place and the food is also really tasty. Their fish keema dosai and the tharangambadi fish curry is very good and a must try.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The restored Bungalow stands as a reminder of a Danish Admiral, Ove Gjedde, sent by the king of Denmark with two ships. They were well received by the Nayak ruler of Tanjore, and given this territory. Then Dansborg, the Fort of Tharangambadi – a solid example of Scandinavian military architecture was established to export pepper to Denmark. The oldest Lutheran church in India was built here in 1706.Today you can drive in through a beautiful gate of the majestic King Street, past Lutheran churches and grand bungalows of the Danish Governors’ and the British Collector’s residence. Re-live marine history; visit the temples of Kumbakonam and Tanjore. The town remains a glorious tribute to architecture from across the world.Tranquebar is reputed to have the thickest ozone layer in India which is ideal for relaxation as it rejuvenates and helps all those who visit prolong their life. Facing full east, The Bungalow on the Beach gives guests their own encounter with the sun and sea breeze. Time becomes irrelevant when you stand facing the sunrise: a 14th century Pandya temple on your left and a 17th century Danish fort to the right.Come taste ‘eternity’ in a stopover! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Neemrana's Bungalow on the Beach

Address: 24 King Street, Tharangambadi 609313, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Tharangambadi
Price Range: £72 - £108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Sea facing rooms are best !!!”
 of 5 bubbles rrahulrahul, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea facing rooms are the most expensive and most preferred”
 of 5 bubbles ClementW220, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“First floor room for sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles sjcramas, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to get the sea view rooms in the first floor. Only 2 rooms are there”
 of 5 bubbles shobhashkumar, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The first floor rooms have fabulous balconies.”
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