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Intercontinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort, An IHG Hotel
Intercontinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort, An IHG Hotel
8.4 Excellent
No. 212 East Coast Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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13.6 km from city centre, Mahabalipuram 
ExcellentBased on 456 reviews
8.4

Situated in Thiruporur, InterContinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort features an outdoor pool, a sauna and a private beach, and is close to Madras Crocodile Bank Trust. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as a kids club, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.

Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
8.4 Excellent
57, Covelong Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.4 km from city centre, Mahabalipuram 
ExcellentBased on 1,154 reviews
8.4

Featuring a private beach and an outdoor pool, this 5-star resort is located in Mahabalipuram. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna and free Wi-Fi.

Hotel Sea Breeze At Mahabalipuram
Hotel Sea Breeze At Mahabalipuram
6.1 Good
18,Ottawadai Street, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.5 km from city centre, Mahabalipuram 
GoodBased on 102 reviews
6.1

Providing a shuttle to Chennai International Airport, plus free wireless internet, Sea Breeze Beach Resort is a comfortable place to stay in Mahabalipuram. It also provides a beauty centre, an outdoor pool and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Grande Bay Resort and Spa Mamallapuram
Grande Bay Resort and Spa Mamallapuram
8.7 Excellent
Ecr, Kovalam Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.7 km from city centre, Mahabalipuram 
ExcellentBased on 361 reviews
8.7

Situated in Mahabalipuram, Grande Bay Resort and Spa provides comfortable accommodation and features pool views. It also offers a swimming pool and a rooftop terrace.

Tips for booking a Mahabalipuram hotel

Cheapest month:November
Most expensive month:September
Average price in Mahabalipuram:S$ 137/night
Absolute cheapest price found:S$ 11/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
S$ 94 - S$ 184
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
S$ 86 - S$ 184
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
8.4 Excellent
57, Covelong Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.4 km from city centre, Mahabalipuram 

Featuring a private beach and an outdoor pool, this 5-star resort is located in Mahabalipuram. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna and free Wi-Fi.

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Hotel Sea Breeze At Mahabalipuram
Hotel Sea Breeze At Mahabalipuram
6.1 Good
18,Ottawadai Street, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Providing a shuttle to Chennai International Airport, plus free wireless internet, Sea Breeze Beach Resort is a comfortable place to stay in Mahabalipuram. It also provides a beauty centre, an outdoor pool and an express check-in and check-out feature.

S$ 37
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Grande Bay Resort and Spa Mamallapuram
Grande Bay Resort and Spa Mamallapuram
8.7 Excellent
Ecr, Kovalam Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.7 km from city centre,  

Situated in Mahabalipuram, Grande Bay Resort and Spa provides comfortable accommodation and features pool views. It also offers a swimming pool and a rooftop terrace.

S$ 104
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Intercontinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort, An IHG Hotel
Intercontinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort, An IHG Hotel
8.4 Excellent
No. 212 East Coast Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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13.6 km from city centre,  

Situated in Thiruporur, InterContinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort features an outdoor pool, a sauna and a private beach, and is close to Madras Crocodile Bank Trust. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as a kids club, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.

S$ 174
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Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram
8.4 Excellent
57, Covelong Road, Mahabalipuram, India
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0.4 km from city centre,  

Featuring a private beach and an outdoor pool, this 5-star resort is located in Mahabalipuram. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna and free Wi-Fi.

S$ 193
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Hotel prices in Mahabalipuram

3 stars

S$ 37 - S$ 93

Ideal Beach Resort

No. 1 most popular

S$ 93
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Hotel Sea Breeze At Mahabalipuram
S$ 37
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4 stars and up

S$ 104 - S$ 193

Intercontinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort, An IHG Hotel
S$ 174
Avg. per night
Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram

No. 2 most popular

S$ 193
Avg. per night
Grande Bay Resort and Spa Mamallapuram
S$ 104
Avg. per night

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About Mahabalipuram

Sandy beaches and rolling waves make Mahabalipuram one of India's top surfing destinations. The laid-back town sits on the Bay of Bengal and was once the beating heart of India's Pallava dynasty, which is showcased in the ancient ruins, intricate carvings and World Heritage-listed temples.

Things to do

Mahabalipuram is one of India's liveliest surf towns, where you can sign up for lessons or rent a board at Mumu Surf School. After working up an appetite, fill up on smoothies, pancake stacks and power bowls at the school's Sandy Bottom Café.

It's hard to resist the buzz of Mahabalipuram's bustling city centre, where you'll find cafes, restaurants and colourful stores selling Indian trinkets. For authentic South Indian fare, head to Mamalla Bhavan, known for its colourful banana-leaf thalis.

Anchored by a trio of granite shrines, the Shore Temple is perched on the Bay of Bengal and was built to host Pallava kings in the 8th century. Gaze up at the soaring towers, admire intricate carvings and wander around the sacred shrines.

Clustered together at the southern tip of Mahabalipuram, the Five Rathas are each dedicated to a Hindu deity. They're an incredible feat of 7th-century architecture, with each temple carved from a single rock. Arjuna’s Penance is another highlight, featuring intricate Hindu carvings inscribed on a pair of enormous boulders.

Getting around

Mahabalipuram is easy to get around on foot or bicycle. You'll also find plenty of taxis and auto rickshaws. Chennai International is 50 kilometres south of Mahabalipuram. Buses run to Chennai in around two hours.

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  • What are the best hotels in Mahabalipuram?

    One of the most popular hotels in Mahabalipuram is Welcomhotel By Itc Hotels, Kences Palm Beach, Mamallapuram, which has been reviewed by 301 users and currently has a rating of 7.9/10. Other top-rated locations include Siva Guest House and Oceanside Mahabalipuram, which have received 8.3/10 and 8.9/10 ratings from our users, respectively.