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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This is my second visit to colonial Heritage Pondicherry. Stayed at La Romantique, beautiful place. If anybody looking for a relaxed stay with the touch of colonial feel, White town is the area u have to look out. Thanks to Sabine the host, very flexible when I requested for a late check out. Breakfast was limited with crossiant, butter, jam,...

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I didn't like the city, so it was reaaly nice to have a good room to stay in... Good location, nice owner and staff (the indian ladys don't speak inglish so well) We had the room in 1st floor. It was beutifull and quiet. ac was vorking good and so did the wifi.

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay here in Pondicherry, very welcoming and helpful. The house is beautiful and on a lovely quiet street right in the middle of the French quarter. Our room was very clean and beautifully decorated, it was also cleaned daily which is rare in India. The breakfast was very nice, we enjoyed the croissants although the jam...

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

There are so many great things about colonel heritage- the location, the decor, the rooms. Uniquely decorated with no detail spared, you really feel like you're in a French oasis. Beds were comfortable and showers great! Would be amazing if they did food also..

Thank Rainbowchildren
Gstaad, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Good location in the centre of Pondicherry, close to the sea, very quiet. The rooms are nice, comfortable and clean. For breakfast you can have a French breakfast, a good surprise, the staff is kind and helpful.

Thank flyingdumbo
Pune, India
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Beautiful guesthouse,amazing staff. the moment you enter this house you just feel so positive .every small big monument is photogenic. Amazing breakfast.French lady there is very very humble.Location of this guest house makes it a must choose .

Thank GaureePrabhas
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stayed in this quaint colonial villa for one night ( sadly....),.....wish we could have stayed for a day more n more and more.... A charming house tucked away in the by lanes of promenade......offers a rustic, peaceful experience ....one gets transported into the French era.... Madame Sabine has literally poured her heart and soul in creating and maintaining this...

Thank poonamhimanshu
Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Pondicherry (Now also called “Puducherry’) was the chief French settlement of colonial India. The French section of Pondicherry has streets that are laid out in a well-planned grid pattern and are best explored through leisurely walks especially for experiential travelers like me.The buildings are easily recognizable by their elaborate doorways, garden courtyards with multicoloured bougainvilleas and the buildings themselves are...

1Thank Debarati D
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This hotel is a converted French colonial mansion. It is stunning; the front garden, in particular, is a delightful haven, as it was presumably designed to be, from the heat of India. The owner is friendly and attentive. The staff are engaging and entertaining. However, this is not a cheap hotel, and for the price we expected rather more than...

1Thank Miel L
Reviewed 4 December 2015

My friend and I stayed at La Coloniale for three days in early November. Believe me, this is a beuatiful place! The rooms are decorated with fabulous old Indian antiques and artwork. The environment is quirky, romantic, clean and quiet. The staff, including Sabine, the owner, are really nice, and the location is on a beautiful old street in the...

Thank Jane W

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Address: 54 Rue Romain Rolland Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
Region: India > Union Territory of Pondicherry > Pondicherry
Price Range: £29 - £47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are superb”
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“Choose the room Le Studio which we found is the best room of all. It has a nice swing inside the room.”
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“There many rooms but the one on the second floor with the balcony was amazing.”
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“The rooms on top of the house have very nice balconies”
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