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Sharanya-large holiday villa Villa

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 13 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Villa / 4 bedrooms / 5 bathrooms / sleeps 13

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Description from owner

Description

A large 4 bedroom villa constructed in the traditional Kerala style close to Auroville and Pondicherry.A long private driveway leads you to the 4500sq ft villa set in grounds of 1.5 acres. The villa is built in the traditional kerala style using rammed earth. This eco-friendly method of construction results in a structure that is naturally cool through the year.

The house has 4 bedrooms with private bathrooms, a family room, a large kitchen and utility and an open terrace. The large central courtyard acts as a focal point of the villa allowing in natural light and ventilation. The villa is simply decorated yet has all the comforts of home.The house is sufficiently away from the main road to keep out the noise and ensure almost total silence. The bedrooms are fully furnished and can sleep upto 3 people. There is a full time caretaker and daily housekeeping is included.Guests will have full access to all parts of the house, gardens, kitchen and laundry facilities.We may sometimes

A large 4 bedroom villa constructed in the traditional Kerala style close to Auroville and Pondicherry.A long private driveway leads you to the 4500sq ft villa set in grounds of 1.5 acres. The villa is built in the traditional kerala style using rammed earth. This eco-friendly method of construction results in a structure that is naturally cool through the year.

The house has 4 bedrooms with private bathrooms, a family room, a large kitchen and utility and an open terrace. The large central courtyard acts as a focal point of the villa allowing in natural light and ventilation. The villa is simply decorated yet has all the comforts of home.The house is sufficiently away from the main road to keep out the noise and ensure almost total silence. The bedrooms are fully furnished and can sleep upto 3 people. There is a full time caretaker and daily housekeeping is included.Guests will have full access to all parts of the house, gardens, kitchen and laundry facilities.We may sometimes be away but our caretaker will make sure that your stay is comfortable.The house is just 3km from Auroville's Matrimandir and a 10 min drive gets you into Pondicherry town. Traditional ayurvedic massages and treatments are a minutes walk away as is a Kalari that teaches the traditional indian martial art form of Kalaripayattu. A leisurely cycle ride can get you to the shops and restaurants around Auroville. Distances in Km. Matri Mandir : 3Km Sri Aurobindo Ashram : 8Km Beach : 8Km Nearest shops: 750 meters. Ayurvedic massage: 100 Meters. A request bus stop for buses into Pondicherry town is around 500 meters away. Bicycles or scooters are the best way to get around in Auroville.

Breakfast is included during your stay. 2 Bicycles are free for you to use during your stay.

FAQ.

Q) Where is this Villa located ?

Answer: The villa is located approximately 5Km from Pondicherry city centre and 3.5Km from the Auroville visitors centre. You get a location that gives you the choice of exploring the city and coming back to peace and quiet at the end of the day to relax and unwind.

Q) What is the age policy for children?

Answer: Children under 6 stay for free. Beyond 6 years the child is counted as a person for accommodation.

Q) Do you have a swimming pool?

Answer: No, the property does not have a swimming pool. However, guests can access a swimming pool next door for a daily charge of 100/- per person. Please ask the owner or the caretaker to arrange this for you.

Q) How far is it from airport and railway station ?

Answer: The Villa is 160Km ( around 2.5 hours) drive away from Chennai airport and 5.5 Km from both the Pondicherry Railway station and the Pondicherry bus station.

Q) Do you arrange airport pick up and transfers ?

Answer: Yes, we do arrange airport or railway pick ups. We prefer our guest to take this facility as its easier and safe for them.

Our charges are as follows –

From / to Chennai airport - Rs.3000/- (US$ 50) for 4 people in an Air-conditioned taxi, Rs.7000/- (US$ 115) for up to 14 people in an Air-conditioned van. This includes all taxes, parking and 30 minutes waiting charge. * T&C apply

From/To Pondicherry train / bus station – Rs.400/- (US$ 7) for 4 people in an Air-conditioned taxi, Rs. 1000/- (US$ 17) for up to 14 people in an Air-conditioned van. This includes all taxes, parking and 30 minutes waiting charge. * T&C apply

Q) Are there any markets/restaurants close by ?

Answer: The Villa is around 500 meters from a mini supermarket that stocks essentials. Many restaurants and fast food joints are within a 10 minute drive away. There is Pizza delivery available at the villa.

Q) Do you provide breakfast ?

Answer: Yes, Complimentary breakfast is provided

Q) What about lunch / dinner?

Answer: Lunch / dinner can be made on request. The charges are 300/- per person per meal for vegetarian and 400/- per person per meal for non-vegetarian. Children under 6 are not charged and children between 7-12 are charged half price.

Q) Is there a power back up ?

Answer: Yes there is a battery back up for 1 light and 1 fan in each room. The battery generally lasts for 1 -3 hours depending on usage.

Q) Is the kitchen fully equipped ?

Answer: Yes, the kitchen is fully equipped with Gas, microwave, toaster, kettle and all utensils needed. Groceries are available at the supermarket 5 minutes away.

Q) Is there wifi facility ?

Answer: Yes, Wifi Internet is available 24hrs with unlimited download and good speed. However, we do experience internet outages at some times due to factors beyond our control. As a backup we have a wifi dongle that will enable up to 5 users to connect to the internet at slower speeds. We suggest that you carry an internet access device if connectivity is imperative for you.

Q) Is there a clothes washing facility ?

Answer: Yes we can get your clothes washed for Rs 20 per piece. The clothes are delivered the following day. We have an iron for your use,

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Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: 2 Single Beds
    Bedroom 2: 2 Single Beds
    Bedroom 3: King Bed Single Bed
    Bedroom 4: 2 Double Beds
    Beds in other rooms: 2 Single Beds
  • 4 En suites, 1 Toilet Only

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Internet access
  • Staffed property
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Shiv S
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated:
23 Jul 2016

Languages spoken: English


This Villa has 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and sleeps 13. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 16 Feb 2014. Located in Union Territory of Pondicherry, it has 15 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £834 to £2046.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 23 Jul 2016.

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