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Tranquille Lakeshore Apartment

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
1 night minimum
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A long private driveway leads you to this 2 BHK ground-floor, #1200 sq. ft. apartment set amidst coconut groves and lush paddy fields of a large privately-owned farm, Tranquille, around 12 km from Pondicherry town. It is surrounded on three sides by the 7 sq. km (#2000 acre) Ossudu Lake, a protected bird sanctuary, and is formed as a private peninsula. The apartment has a long verandah in front with a stunning view of the lake, which keeps the farm naturally cool throughout the year. The apartment has a bedroom with A/C (the bed can sleep 2 people) with an attached bathroom with hot water facility, a smaller bedroom with a single bed and an attached toilet, a well-equipped kitchenette and a sitting area. It is elegantly fitted out in traditional antique furniture. We can provide an addi...A long private driveway leads you to this 2 BHK ground-floor, #1200 sq. ft. apartment set amidst coconut groves and lush paddy fields of a large privately-owned farm, Tranquille, around 12 km from Pondicherry town. It is surrounded on three sides by the 7 sq. km (#2000 acre) Ossudu Lake, a protected bird sanctuary, and is formed as a private peninsula. The apartment has a long verandah in front with a stunning view of the lake, which keeps the farm naturally cool throughout the year. The apartment has a bedroom with A/C (the bed can sleep 2 people) with an attached bathroom with hot water facility, a smaller bedroom with a single bed and an attached toilet, a well-equipped kitchenette and a sitting area. It is elegantly fitted out in traditional antique furniture. We can provide an additional floor mattress for an extra person. Guests will have full access to all parts of an active farm as well as the lake shore (except for the owners' private cottage). We are pet friendly, but please do contact us before booking. For your stay, we are offering: 1. Well-equipped kitchen – if you wish - you are free to cook your meal. Alternatively, if you would like order breakfast, please inform the farm manager the previous night. Breakfast is chargeable/breakfast items are chargeable. 2. Wifi in the whole apartment 3. Bath soap and shampoo 4. A set of towels 5. Mats to star-gaze under the clear skies 6. Parking within the premises 7. A maid will sweep and mop the floors daily Please note: Currently the apartment has one room with A/C. However, the fans and the surrounding breeze keep the rooms cool.  The windows have metal mesh to keep out the mosquitoes. We also offer several recreational activities (subject to availability) such as: • Bicycles: 2 nos. • Frisbees: 3 nos. • Binoculars: 2 nos. • Fishing rods: 2 nos. • Cricket bat and ball: 1 set • Children’s games: a few board games are kept in the owners’ cottage and can be borrowed • Books: A few novels are kept in the owners’ cottage and can be borrowed Additionally we can offer these services: 1. Lunches / Snacks can be ordered from town restaurants or the closest restaurants at extra costs and with a minimum of 3 hours prior notice. 2. We can make a bonfire for you with sufficient prior notice and weather permitting (by 3 pm for the same night). Roast your own potatoes and sing your favourite songs… Perhaps we might even join you! A warm fire, a starlit sky, a mouth-watering meal and your cherished companion – Make this an unforgettable trip! 3. Taxis for day trips or to go to Chennai can be arranged. Please check the ‘Getting Here’ section. More
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About the Owner
Basabjit D
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2015
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Tranquille for 4 nights along with my family. The place is ideal to spend some peaceful time way from hustle and bustle of city. The place is totally calm and surrounded by greenery.

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank BasharatS10
Basabjit, VR Owner at Tranquille Lakeshore Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words Basharat! We hope to host you and your family again soon!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Staffed Property
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Safe
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Cycling Trips
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Wake up to the merry chirping of the birds or have a lazy lie-in; watch the sun rise or set over the beautiful lake; cycle around the place, discovering shady nooks and ideal picnic spots or become an avid bird-watcher; spend a relaxed day fishing in our ponds or reading a fascinating novel sitting in the verandah; play with Frisbees with friends or family or a rigorous game of cricket; plant crops or plough the land; enjoy cooking a delicious meal surrounded by nature, or have a special dinner by the campfire, strumming your guitar; or simply do nothing… lie back, star-gaze and dream… You are free to spend your days as you like! This could be your unique holiday on an idyllic farm! House Rules: We understand it is a holiday. However, please follow these simple rules: 1. Smoking a...
How to get there
We could help you out with some of the transport at a cost: 1. Taxi service from Chennai Airport to the farmhouse: # Rs. 3000/- 2. Taxi service from Chennai town / train station to the farmhouse: # Rs. 3500/- 3. Taxi service from Pondicherry town / train station: # Rs. 500/- 4. Taxi pick-up and drop to and fro from Pondicherry town (Single day trips): # Rs. 900/- Others: • A request bus-stop for buses into Pondicherry town is around 1 km away. • Two-wheeler vehicles can be booked in town (owners' will suggest the shops). • If you are driving down in your own car, clear guidance and directions will be provided.
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