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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Located in central Chennai which adds benefit. Availability of all kind of food with very good taste and quality. Centrally air conditioned with controlling power in each room. Room service and other services provided by this hotel is satifactory.

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Glmmeridian, Manager at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Pinaki, Thanks for the nice review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed the facilities @ GLM. Like you rightly said - We are centrally located - A "Budget Friendly Hotel" with primary focus on Clean rooms, good quality food & service. Please do refer GLM to your friends & relatives visiting chennai & hope to see you...

Reviewed 5 November 2016

With the shortage of decent open air bars in Chennai, GLM meridian comes as a welcome relief. With reasonably priced drinks, live matches being streamed (if any) and good starters, this is an ideal place to hangout with friends for drinking sessions...And it's not too pricey like 5 star hotels, an average 60 ml drink would set you back by...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is accessible and clean. The restaurant on the roof top give a pictoresque view day or night time. Food is all right. Nice bar with big screen TV to watch football, cricket or music clips. Overall a very good experience...

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Preetam, Thanks for the nice review & we are happy to know that you enjoyed the stay at GLM. Please do refer GLM to your friends & families visiting Chennai & hope to see you soon @ GLM. Regards Lakshman Muthiah lmuthiah@hotmail.com

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I visited Chennai-Pondicherry in August 2016 and stayed in GLM when i landed in Chennai. GLM is centrally located in South Boag road which is very very close to T-Nagar, the mecca of shopping in Chennai. If you want to buy sarees, Nalli & Pothys are 5-7 mins away. If you want to check out the beaches, Besant beach and...

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Kanchan0819, Thanks a lot for the detailed & good review. Your review clearly states what we are - "A Budget friendly Hotel" giving importance to cleanliness of hotel & quality of food & services offered to our customers. We are still working hard to fine tune our services offered to our customers. Please do refer our hotel to your...

Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were looking for a hotel for our stay in Chennai and selected this hotel after checking reviews on Tripadvisor. The location of this hotel is great, centrally located, close to nearby T. Nagar Market, close to both US Consulate and VAC. Rooms were old but neat and clean. Clean linens and clean toilets with 24-hr hot water supply. Would...

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Rohit, Thanks a lot for the nice review. Please do refer 'GLM" to your friends & relatives visiting Chennai. Do let us know if you are visiting chennai again. Regards Lakshman Muthiah lmuthiah@hotmail.com

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I had my doubts if this hotel could turn into disaster but was pleasantly surprised to see fairly descent staff, though not very professional. The room was clean and internet was working. My guests during my absence were taken care. I will rate it fairly good.

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Dharmakriti, Thanks for the nice & encouraging review. It is a big booster for GLM's entire team who are putting in their full effort to make the stay of the guests a pleasant one. Please do recommend GLM to your friends & family members travelling to chennai & do visit us again when travelling to chennai. Regards Lakshman Muthiah...

Toulouse, France
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Located about 60-70 mins from the airport. Rrather a few problems....being located by the lift in room 204 meant hearing the phone in reception every time it rang. It was like listening to an unanswered phone in the next room for 9 hours. Painful! My loo seat was half broken and I had a constant puddle under the sink which...

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for the review. But, your review is really unclear as to what exactly was the problem you faced. Room No. 204 is near a service elevator but the service lift doesn't stop in the floor you had stayed (which is Room No. 204). Again, If the loo seat was broken & if there was a constant puddle under...

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Very slow service..they donot care about what the customer is saying.the staff takes their own sweet tike to complete the request of the customers.the only good part of this hotel is the roof top resturant that they have..only the roof top is good,the food served is a big waste for money

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Joji, Thanks for your valuable feedback. Would have appreciated if your feedback had been more detailed. We are in the process of putting in a lot of systems in place & a detailed feedback from you would have helped us to improve in a lot of ways. We also have put in a system for Room Service where in...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The hotel is not managed well. The overall quality of staff is not good. language is a big challenge. Was expecting a decent room quality. However the room allocated had cockroaches and the AC seemed to be moldy. Had a sore throat after one night stay in the damp room. Food quality was below average and the staff was clueless....

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Dear Ashp05, Thanks for posting your feedback late but not the least, We have already upgraded our services to better hospitality standards and we have re-positioned ourselves as a budgeted business & family class hotel to deliver value for money to our clients. This has resulted in better room occupancy rate with minimized complaints. The above mentioned deficiency as per...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 7 July 2016

A good place to Crash in if you are in Chennai for a business TRIP. The hotel was undergoing renovation the room was freshly painted. The Linen was clean and gave me a sound sleep. The washroom had warm showers and they had new soft towel. ' US101 a great Bar to hang out beer is at throw away price,...

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Glmmeridian, Owner at GLM Meridian, responded to this review

Hi Vedaditi, Thanks for the nice review. The renovation is now completely over. To make the experience of stay of our guests a pleasant one, we are working hard to benchmark certain standards in terms of quality of service being offered. So in the process of trying to reinvent ourselves there might be some small hiccups in service offered by...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
GLM Meridian Chennai a premium budget class hotel is centrally located with many corporates, foreign embassies & famous shopping areas closeby. The hotel is 25 minutes from the airport and is also easily accessible from train and bus station as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GLM Meridian

Address: 80a Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Salai South Boag Road | Near Nandanam Signal, T Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600017, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai District > Chennai (Madras)
Price Range: £20 - £40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — GLM Meridian 2.5*
Number of rooms: 43
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“Room on third floor was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles rohita986, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“as for the freshly painted rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Vedaditi, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Lift facility unpredictable... Wash basin Not available in the roof top restaurant...(amazing thing in a so called *** hotel... )”
 of 5 bubbles 389sumc, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“oyo rooms are perfect to stay.”
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“No idea about rooms, but go for a rooftop and candle light dinner.It was good experience & romantic too.”
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