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“Charged excess money than committed”
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The Golden Park
Ranked #41 of 54 Hotels in Madurai
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Charged excess money than committed”
Reviewed 19 May 2012

charged excess money,AC not working,worst staff.bed bugs in the room.worst service...indecent deheviour.

  • Stayed May 2012
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6 Thank ravilalli
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StPetersbourg
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2012

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1. Nice looking rooms
2. Clean (even if they exagerate with insecticide)
3. 1 km from the Temple
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1. You book at a price 1200 Rs, you are charged 1800 Rs (tariff changed, taxes changed etc)
2. Hot water 6-8 pm (best time to all other activities)
3. Noise outside (street, trains) and inside (TV-s, guest's picnics)
4. Stuff - not caring at all, bad (or selective) knowlege of English
5.No facilities in the room, even not toilet paper, 1 towel for double room

Bad value for money

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with friends
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2012

We stayed at this place after looking at a few other hotels in the tourist area. It is across the road from the Hotel Chentoor. Be warned if you use google maps to look up the address of this place it will come up in the wrong place, it shows it as east masi st, not west masi st. That's why we didn't see it till we stumbled on to it. That aside it is in the tourist area, not far from the train station. We arrived by bus so that is outside of town a couple of kms.

The rooms are basic but clean enough for India. They have the standard wet room bathroom (like most Indian hotels) with shower wetting everything but it's still fair size bathroom from memory. Our room was on the backside of the hotel, not the road side. It was very quiet, from our window we could see the temple. There was also a massive vacant lot behind the hotel so I think that helped by not blocking the view.

They have a nice rooftop restaurant with pretty tasty food and great view of the temples. The best part was a buffet breakfast is included in the price. We had only a fan (no AC) as it was storming at the time and cool enough with the window open during the day and fan at night. The hotel staff are very friendly, family run business I think. The room was very reasonable for Madurai with most hotels charging a hefty luxury tax. We payed 850rs/night.

I would definately recommend this hotel for Madurai.

Room Tip: Try to get room away from roadside so you can get temple view.
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  • Stayed December 2011, travelled as a couple
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2011

We found that Tamil Nadu hotels generally seem to be a bit below par so we paid more than we usually would to stay here & had no regrets. It's in a good location & our room was very clean & comfortable. Comfy beds, lovely bathroom & great hot shower. The reception staff don't speak much English & we usually had to ask more than once each day before our room was cleaned but their English was a whole lot better than my Tamil & the room always got cleaned eventually. The rooftop restaurant's got a great view but it was always deserted so we never ate there. It was a good clean comfortable hotel & we'd stay there again.

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled as a couple
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Trichur
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2009

I had a good stay at this hotel. You will never regret the choice you made when you experience the service provided by this hotel. Breakfast provided by them was extremely good. Like many other hotels in the city, Golden Park also has a roof top restaurant. They serve food there in the evening. I think a hotel without a rooftop restaurant is not considered as a hotel in Madurai.. Every hotels I see in the road has one...

The attitude and the behavior of the boys in the hotel is extremely appreciable. I am happy with Golden Park..........

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  • Stayed December 2009, travelled with family
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Property: The Golden Park
Address: 28 West Perumal Maistry Street, Madurai 625001, India
Region: India > Tamil Nadu > Madurai District > Madurai
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Ranked #41 of 54 Hotels in Madurai
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Hotel Class:2 star — The Golden Park 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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