Get an overview of this hotelLuxury hotel with 3 restaurants and outdoor pool


Situated in Chennai, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Spencer's Plaza Shopping Mall, Mount Road, and Raja Muthiah Hall. Express Avenue and Government Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

This hotel features 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a health club. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 150 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and cable TV. Guests will also find minibars, room service, and coffee makers.

Vivanta by Taj - Connemara, Chennai

Binny Road Chennai Tamil Nadu 600002

Renovations & Closures

This property is undergoing renovations from 18 October 2016 until further notice.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Vivanta by Taj - Connemara, Chennai provides a health club and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This 5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. 5 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, multilingual staff, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Guests can use the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Vivanta by Taj - Connemara, Chennai has designated areas for smoking.

  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Health club 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Year Built 1861 
  • Free reception 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Sauna 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Slippers 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

The Verandah - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open 24 hours.

Hip Asia - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Pan-Asian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.
Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25000.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of INR 3000 per pet, per day
  • 2 per room (up to 14 kg)
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between INR 750 and INR 750 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): INR 674 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 4832 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Pet fee: INR 3000 per pet, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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