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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Better than I was expecting but very basic. Room was clean. No blankets (only a sheet covering the mattress), no towels, no toilet paper. Gave a bottle of water but it wasn't sealed. Only stayed for a few hours so I don't know how it is at night. Wifi was good but didn't reach the room. Plenty of restaurants around... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 22 January 2016

Don't ever book. I had gone there and was made to change my room which had a damaged telephone. The receptionist at night(Old male with greying hair) told me to not be stingy and spend Rs. 1 and use my mobile and advised that doing so won't make me poor. Thanks for the advice. Beds are not comfortable. Bathrooms are... More 

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Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

They told us every thirty minutes that the WiFi would be working. The beds are not super comfortable and the staff isn't friendly. They would not let us cancel our first night there. We will not ever come back but the hotel across the street is SIGNIFICANTLY nicer! Go there!!

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Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

+location +some members of the staff are very friendly +good breakfast but always the same -horribly mold infested bathrooms -moldy smell in rooms and hallway -unfriendly woman at reception, tried to charge us more than we booked via booking.com -dirty sheets -had to change rooms because of unbearable smell (possibly not healthy), with very little improvement -our first "executive" room... More 

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Madurai, India
1 review
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Rooms provided are not worth the money paid. We can get better staying experience for the same price. Bathroom roof is leaking from the top, very poorly maintained rooms. Better stay away. Other than location no pros here.

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Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Reviewed 16 June 2015

The Hotel is Just opposite to the Egmore Railway station, very easy to locate and have good access to many places in the city. Rooms are neat and clean with ample space. Complimentary breakfast was average and the dining place had no ventilation, nor air conditioned so it was so stuffy and stinking.

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Reviewed 13 June 2015

Near to Egmore Rail station. Neat room and cupboards. complement breakfast. Tastes medium. Immediate service. 24 hrs check in/out. I like the scenerio around the back side of the room ( 3rd fr. 304) through a big glass window.

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Hyderabad, India
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 11 June 2015

The hotel is just in from of chennai egmore station. I picked it up specifically for its location, since we had a connecting train from egmore. We stayed there for just 1 night and I would say that its strictly for 1 night stay only. we booked it via goibibo, but before booking checked it with the hotel reception regarding... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

I stayed in this hotel in 6th May-7th May 2015. It was good hotel just opp. to Egmore railway station. I selected this hotel because I wanted to use the electric train for my location travel and it works for me. The Air conditioning is good. Food is average. Two things I found odd. 1. Rooms had Cigarette or different... More 

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Nashik, India
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21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015

The hotel is just in front of Egmore station, you may like this hotel to stay especially if you would like to travel suburban area in Chennai. The hotel room was quite spacious and clean with 24 hrs check out time. The service is also good. The hotel has adjourning Bar and restaurant at ground floor where you can have... More 

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Additional Information about Chennai Gate Hotel

Address: 37,39(New No), 17,18,19(Old No) | Gandhi Irwin Road, Egmore, Chennai (Madras) 600008, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai District > Chennai (Madras) > Nungambakkam
Price Range: £15 - £318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
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“Please avoid avoid avoid”
 of 5 bubbles gauravs636, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“rooms on fourth floor are bigger”
 of 5 bubbles DeepakKanaujia, 11 Jun 2015 | Read review
“I had stayed in double room with single occupancy, you might prefer such room especially if you look more space.”
 of 5 bubbles chitraguptas2016, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
“station view rooms are very good to view wonderfull view of Egmore railway station”
 of 5 bubbles RamanPolymer, 7 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Room on reception sides are better”
 of 5 bubbles Maniesh_09, 21 Jan 2013 | Read review
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