Ideal Beach Resort

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
East Coast Road, Devangri Village, Kovalam Road, Mahabalipuram, 603104, India
4.1 out of 5 rating 31 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Ideal Beach Resort in Mahabalipuram (Mahabalipuram Beach), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Tiger Cave and Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa. This beach hotel is 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from Old Mahabalipuram Road and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Mamallapuram Beach.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 68 air-conditioned rooms featuring private pools and private spa tubs. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 32-inch LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Treat yourself with massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including a complimentary water park, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Dining

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free valet parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Tiger Cave - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Mamallapuram Beach - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Krishna's Butterball - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Ganesha Ratha - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Varaha Cave Temple - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Descent Of The Ganges - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Arjuna's Penance - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
New Lighthouse - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Shore Temple - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Pancha Pandava Rathas - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Madras Crocodile Bank Trust - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Muttukadu Boat House - 18.6 km / 11.5 mi
DakshinaChitra - 21 km / 13 mi
Old Mahabalipuram Road - 21.4 km / 13.3 mi

The preferred airport for Ideal Beach Resort is Chennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.) - 51.3 km / 31.9 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Please note that the hotel policy is that nylon swimwear must be worn in the swimming pool. Any other clothing, including pants, t-shirts, and long dresses, are not allowed.
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa. This property enforces a strict dress code in the restaurant.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Couples wishing to share a room must provide proof of marriage.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 2000

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 1500 (from 5 to 10 years old)
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 2500
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 1500 (from 5 to 10 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 2500

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 1500 (from 5 to 10 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: INR 1000 for adults and INR 500 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Free pool cabanas
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Free water park access
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Restaurant
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden
  • -Free beach cabanas
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Tennis on site
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • -Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • -Well-lit path to entrance
  • -Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking