Fortune Pandiyan Hotel
Travel Blogs from Madurai
During the Christmas holidays of 2010 we planned out a vacation to drive down from Bangalore to down south. The Itinerary was -
24th - Start from Bangalore and halt in Madurai
25th - Start from Madurai to Trivandrum (Puthenthop beach - near Kovalam)
26th - Stay in Puthenthop beach
27th - Start from Trivandrum and halt in Coimbatore …
A las 7:30am abrí los ojos, menos mal no sentí la noche, no dormí mucho pero no importa, hora de salir de nuestro "hotelito". Tal cual lo prometido, shorts, camiseta, sandalias y nada de baño. A las 8am sin desayuno, ya que no nos apetecía el del hotel a pesar que la cena de anoche que la hicimos acá mismo no estuvo tan mal.
Pedimos que …
Danushkodi is a fishing village near the bigger town of Rameswaram. Here, the Indian ocean, the Gulf of Manar and the Bay of Bengal meet. It is also the closest point to Sri Lanka in India. Adam's bridge is "a chain of reefs, sand banks and islets that almost connects Sri Lanka with India, 33km away." These, reputedly, are the footsteps of Rama, …
... on The Golden Park where the staff are friendly the rooms are clean and we have aircon and breakfast. The power is dodgy however and I was very lucky to just get out of the lift as the power went out. I have been stuck in a lift once before and it really isn't fun.
Madurai is one of the oldest cities in India and is in the state of Tamil Nadu. Most people come here to visit the Sri Meenakshi Temple that ranks as one of the greatest in India with it being ...
... and work started this morning. 6.45 on the work site with a long metal pole breaking up the soil ready to dig the foundations. 3 hours later and i'm standing there dripping head to toe and ready for breakfast (rice and spices).
Only got limited internet time at the moment so will do some more updating next time but i've landed and started ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
It is one of the best hotels in Madurai with good facilities. The rooms were clean and comfortable and had a good night sleep after a long drive from Bangalore. We were 3 families with 4 kids and had a good time. Unfortunately could not spend much time as we were halted enroute to Kovalam. There is a good pool and also some lawns around for the children to play.
The morning breakfast spread was good with both indian and continental. The overall rates were high - however with the assurance of welcome group , it is worth it.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.