This hotel of yester years has a old world charm with lot of space around. It has quite a bit of lung space and a good vegetarian restaurant at medium prices. The dining hall has been refurbished and the food is good and serves nice vegetarian food. The meals are sumptuous at around 145 rupees. The staff may not be very sophisticated but they serve you nice food with sumptuous quantity. There is sufficient parking space.
The rooms need some refurbishing. It is comfortable if you do not have a flashy mind set. It is within walking distance of the American Consulate and Gemini flyover and Anna salai(mount road) and not far from Chennai Central Station and Egmore Station. The Airport is also accessible from Anna Salai.