How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews MGM Eastwoods Chennai (Madras)
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... hub does have a few sights on offer so after checking into the dismal YHI Hostel I take the local train into the main part of town. I attempt to visit the fort but I am turned away at every entrance and told to walk a few more minutes. After coming full circle I decide to cut my losses and head for the infamous Marina beach.
On the way back to the train station I encounter a red mosque looking building and attempt to get a better view. I am advised that the gigantic building ...
... was released in India, so me and Darren went for a lunch time screening of that. All I knew about the movie was that Affleck had a nude scene.... Unfortunately in India, the censorship is very strict so scenes are cropped or totally cut out if there is any non-pc behaviour going on! Other than the editing, the film was really good and well reccomemded. Post movie we had a Indian wrap called a Frankie, and came back for a chill (or a workout in the rain for ...
After a good night sleep we start off @ 6:30 am to Mahabalipuram along the East coast road (ECR), the road was awesome with decent Break fast options for most of the stretch.
Its just a 1.5 hour drive from Chennai to Mahabalipuram with a distance of ~ 60km along the ECR, though its a single road, can comfortably cruise @ 80 kmph as the road condition is excellent with minimal traffic.
We directly head to the Shore temple which is along the beach. There ...
... over the ceiling) and took a wander around the town before grabbing dinner in a very popular local restaurant across the road from our hotel. We had the whole of the next day to explore the city of Madurai. Mahi (our tour leader) organized a guide to take us through the Sri Meenakshi Temple which was amazing with huge carved pillars depicting different gods, and a museum called the hall of 1000 pillars (which only had 984 ...
... away trying to hold back the tears of laughter everytime I look round at mark who was all mangled on a pink mat beside me! It was comedy gold at its finest. To be fair, he did really surprise me. I thought he'd struggle more than he did. I was impressed. It was still HILARIOUS though! I went to another class whilst mark was at a gym & he admitted that the yoga was harder than a gym sesh! 4.5.13 and we are off to Pondicherry. We have to get a train to Trivandrum where we have ...