Craving A Coastal Vacation? Head To One Of These 14 *Beautiful* Beach Resorts In Chennai

Craving A Coastal Vacation? Head To One Of These 14 *Beautiful* Beach Resorts In Chennai

Craving a vacation and considering flying down south? Look no further for there’s no better place than Chennai to help you rejuvenate, relax and unwind. Imagine waking up to the sound of the waves and then strolling on the beach as you witness the gorgeous sunset against palm-lined trees. Finding it hard to believe? Well, the infectious charm of this lovely city in Tamil Nadu will give you all the feels.

Lying on the coromandel shoreline of Bay of Bengal, Chennai offers the best of both worlds - the brimming enthusiasm of its industrial hub as well as the quaint coastal beauty of its beaches. Hence, we have shortlisted 14 of the most spectacular hotels and beachside resorts in Chennai for an unforgettable experience when you’re in the city.

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    Luxurious Beach Resorts In Chennai

    Vivanta By Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort

    Built on the ramparts of an old Dutch fort, Taj Fisherman’s Cove undoubtedly tops the list for the most luxurious beachside resorts in Chennai. The charming cottages and villas with an old-world splendour, nouvelle cuisine, a bar brimming with infectious energy and their pristine, private beach area easily make it one of the most sought-after 5-star resorts in Chennai. The Jiva Spa also offers signature experiences that you must indulge in for complete rejuvenation.

    Website: Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort & Spa
    Address: Covelong Beach, Kanchipuram District, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 603 112
    Contact: 044 6741 3333
    Room Price: Starting from Rs 8,500
    Nearest Beach: Covelong Beach

    Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay

    Located along the shores of the breathtaking Bay of Bengal, this intelligently designed resort blends the heavenly atmosphere of the beach with luxurious architecture. You can take a dip in the swimming pool, relax and unwind in the Jacuzzi, treat yourself to their signature cuisines and drinks or pamper yourself in their world-class Spa and beauty/wellness centre. What else do you need?

    Website: Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay
    Address:57, Kovalam Road, Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu - 603 104
    Contact: 044 2744 3636
    Price: Starting from Rs 8,000
    Nearest Beach: Mahabalipuram Beach

    The Leela Palace

    On the confluence of the beautiful Bay of Bengal, The Leela Palace is Chennai’s first and only state-of-the-art, sea-facing hotel. Offering a host of luxurious privileges and the most spacious accommodations in the city, it is bound to make you feel like a queen. Live like royalty in their gorgeous suites, relish a lavish dining experience at their award-winning restaurant, Spectra or pamper yourself at their world-class salon and spa. Whatever you need, this hotel will take care of it in their own signature style!

    Website: The Leela Palace Chennai
    Address: Adyar Sea Face, The Leela Palace Road, Sathyadev Ave, MRC Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600 028 
    Contact: 044 3366 1234 
    Price: Starting from Rs 11,000 
    Nearest Beach: Elliot’s Beach

    InterContinental Resort

    Blending world-class luxury with the beauty of Chennai’s culture, this resort will pamper you with its unparalleled hospitality. Don’t forget to experience the relaxing treatments in a spectacular ocean-view setting at Amrtam Spa and Wellness Studio. The resort is also perfect for a family holiday or for celebrating a special occasion by their private beach area.

    Website: InterContinental Resort
    Address: Perur Post Office, No.212 East Coast Road, Nemelli Village, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 603 104
    Contact: 044 7172 0101
    Price: Starting from Rs 9,000
    Nearest Beach: Covelong Beach

    Le Royal Meridien

    Set amidst spectacular landscapes, this hotel will impress you with its picturesque and classy architecture from the moment you step in. The Kayal restaurant also serves the kind of scrumptious seafood that will drag you back to this restaurant, again and again. 

    Website: Le Royal Meridien
    Address: 1 GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600 016
    Contact: 044 2231 4343
    Price: Starting from Rs 8,500
    Nearest Beach: Marina Beach

    Novotel Chennai Sipcot

    Located in the heart of the industrial hub, Novotel Chennai combines luxury with comfort and unobtrusive hospitality with sophistication. They've got a gorgeous outdoor swimming pool and the multi-cuisine restaurant serves some of the most delicious preparations. Be it a family or a business trip, Novotel does its best in making sure your stay is a pleasant one.

    Website: Novotel Chennai Sipcot
    Address: Opposite SIPCOT IT Park, Siruseri Old Mahabalipuram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 603 103
    Contact: 044 6654 5454
    Price: Starting from Rs 6,000
    Nearest Beach: ECR (East Coast Road) Beach

    Budget-Friendly Beach Resorts In Chennai

    Sea La Vie Covelong Beach Resort

    If you wish to wake up with a view that takes your breath away, Sea La Vie offers exactly that. Due to its prime location on the pristine Covelong Beach, you get to embrace the freshness of the sea, hear sounds of the waves crashing against the seashore and feel the cool, ocean breeze. The resort can also arrange for a number of activities ranging from kayaking, zorbing, paramotoring to ATV bikes, horse riding and beach volleyball.

    Website: Sea La Vie Covelong Beach Resort
    Address: Sea View Road, Next to Covelong Surf School, Kovalam, Tamil Nadu - 603 112
    Contact: 99400 79600
    Room Price: Starting from Rs 2,500
    Nearest Beach: Covelong Beach

    MGM Beach Resort

    Spread across a massive 30 acres, this picturesque resort comprises of over 80 hut-shaped cottages and suites with Mangalore-tiled sloping roofs. Surrounded by coconut trees, the highlight of this resort is its beautiful, private beach. The MGM group has 6 resorts down south and are surely one of the best options if you don’t want to overstep your budget.

    Website: MGM Beach Resort
    Address: 1/74, East Coast Road, Muttukadu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 603 112
    Contact: 044 2747 2435
    Room Price: Starting from Rs 4,000
    Nearest Beach: Kovalam Beach

    Blue Lagoon Beach Resort

    Established in 1978, this southern themed resort is surrounded by landscaped gardens and artificial waterfalls that cascade into blue swimming lagoons. Offering an endless range of recreational activities in the Stone Park, Mango/Coconut Grove and Picnic Hut, this resort won’t let you leave until you have experienced it all! 

    Website: Blue Lagoon Beach Resort
    Address: 5/72, East Coast Road, Raja Nagar, Neelankarai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600115
    Contact: 98840 30485
    Room Price: Starting from Rs 4,000
    Nearest Beach: Olive Beach

    Indeco Resort

    Located on the beautiful shores of Mahabalipuram and across the legendary Shore Temple, this resort’s southern, old-school architecture is incredibly beguiling. The colour combination of the place is mostly white and green which suits their lush greenery perfectly. The highlight of your stay will be a vernacular display of southern art in their very own museums or leftovers of the British Colonial Period in their Madras Central Prison - all built right inside the resort itself!

    Website: Indeco Resort
    Address: Shore Temple Road, Kanchipuram District, Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu - 603 104
    Contact: 94449 91912
    Price: Rs 3,500
    Nearest Beach: Mahabalipuram Beach

    Mamalla Beach Resort

    Located about 50 kilometres away from the city lights, this lovely resort has a South Indian authenticity and a rustic architecture that makes you feel at home. With a clear view of the spectacular Bay of Bengal, you can either spend hours admiring the beauty of the sea, bonding over beach activities! If you feel like spending a lazy afternoon, a catamaran ride with an experienced boatsman is a must-try. This resort is also famous for its mouthwatering seafood that offers different varieties of fish, oysters, lobsters and shrimps.

    Website: Mamalla Beach Resort
    Address: 108, Kovalam Road, East Coast Road, Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu - 603 104
    Contact: 044 2744 2375
    Price: Starting from Rs 3,500
    Nearest Beach: Mahabalipuram Beach

    Green Coconut Resort

    Green Coconut Resort

    If you’re someone who loves to be around nature, this charming little resort in Muttukadu will let you savour your moments of solace. Apart from its finger-licking range of South Indian cuisine, it’s lush green coconut trees, breathtaking views of the sea and the countless recreational activities are bound to take your stress away. If you’re looking for an escape from the chaos of the town (or life), this resort will be your saviour in disguise and give you an experience worth cherishing.

    Website: Green Coconut Resort
    Address: 58/1, East Coast Road, Muttukadu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600 020
    Contact: 98410 55600
    Price: Starting from Rs 2,500
    Nearest Beach: Edward Elliot’s Beach

    Sathyam Grand Resorts

    Spread across 15 acres of land, this idyllic resort is located on the Chennai-Bangalore highway in a small town called Sriperamadur. Apart from its beautiful rooms, a swimming pool, a multi-cuisine restaurant cum bar and an Ayurvedic Spa, it also offers a wide range of outdoor and indoor recreational activities that will help you relax and unwind!

    Website: Sathyam Grand Resorts
    Address: 145, Bengaluru - Chennai Highway, Opposite Nokia Factory, VRP Chatram, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu - 602 105
    Contact: 044 2716 2211
    Price: Starting from Rs 2,500
    Nearest Beach: Edward Elliot’s Beach

    Silver Sands Resort

    Situated on an enchanting beach among beautiful casuarina trees, this quaint little resort is designed to resemble a down to earth, rustic and romantic jungle that gives you all the right feels. Apart from its cosy ambience and delicious food, it also offers a great range of exhilarating and fun adventure sports like volleyball, rappelling, rock climbing, tug of war and a carefully crafted obstacle course.

    Website: Silver Sands Resort
    Address: 131, East Coast Road, Devaneri Village, Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu - 603104
    Contact: 98403 78121
    Price: Starting from Rs 2,000
    Nearest Beach: Silver Sands Beach

    So, pack your bags and get ready to appease your coastal cravings with this exotic land!

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