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Madurai hotels and places to stay

T.M Hotel
3 out of 5
50, West Perumal Maistry St, Kakathopp, Nr Shopper's Stop, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
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The price is $31 per night
0.36 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (6 reviews)

"Lobby is the only good looking part of the hotel. Upon entering, you are faced with a medieval looking elevator. The rooms have a fresh coat of paint. Apart from that it's an old facility built in 1982 The WiFi is available. However it has close to zero connection. The parking for the vehicles isnt ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

T.M Hotel
Amika Hotel - Madurai
269/1D1, Ring Road, Avaniyapuram, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
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3.77 mi from city center
Amika Hotel - Madurai
Hotel Boopathi
3 out of 5
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0.22 mi from city center
2/5 (11 reviews)

"Walking distance to Meenakshi Temple and Railway station . Large food court around ."…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2019

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The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai
4 out of 5
Number 40 T P K Road, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
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2.56 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (146 reviews)

"Rooms were old. However the location is excellent and the food was good. I was told that the rooms are being refreshed."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai
OYO 24540 Veera Amohaa Service Apartments
2.5 out of 5
North Gate Thomas Colony S S Colony, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $10 per night
1.42 mi from city center
OYO 24540 Veera Amohaa Service Apartments
Hotel Lotus
3 out of 5
Nathan Square 96, West Perumal Maistry Street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
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The price is $31 per night
0.37 mi from city center
3.1/5 (8 reviews)
Good place to stay

"Enjoyed staying at the Lotus hotel! Decent hotel at a decent price. Good location for walking around in the area near the Meenakshi Amman Temple. Area was not to noisy. Comfortable beds and room was nice and clean. AC and ceiling fan both worked. For some guests it could be helpful to know that there ..."…"

Reviewed on May 2, 2019

Hotel Lotus
Courtyard by Marriott Madurai
4 out of 5
No 168 Alagarkoil Road, Next to Circuit House, Madurai
The price is $94 per night
2.13 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (45 reviews)

"Stayed with my family."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Madurai
Royal Court
3.5 out of 5
No.4, West Veli Street, Opp: Railway Station, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
The price is $54 per night
0.47 mi from city center
3.4/5 (33 reviews)

"Royal Court is a decent place to stay. Not a fancy hotel but meets the basic requirement. Breakfast is good. Cleanliness can improve everywhere."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Royal Court
Cosmopolitan Hotel
3 out of 5
Madurai Multifunctional Complex Pvt Ltd, Railway Station Premises West Velli St., Madurai, Tamil Nadu
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $37 per night
0.46 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (11 reviews)

"Overall the hotel is a good choice for a trip given its location. The rooms are comfortable, just a couple of minor issues leaking health faucet in the loo and the mention of a round the clock menu when te restaurant shuts at 1030 pm"…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Cosmopolitan Hotel
The Thangam Grand
3.5 out of 5
#48, Bypass Road, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
The price is $71 per night
1.64 mi from city center
3.3/5 (8 reviews)

"Location, cleanliness, food, good service. Bath room shower handle requires improvement"…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

The Thangam Grand
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Visiting Madurai

Visitors to Madurai are sure to enjoy the temples. Tourists can also enjoy the city's monuments, riverfront, and festivals.

  • There are 57 hotels and other accommodations in Madurai
  • The closest major airport is in Madurai (IXM), 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Madurai

The city is notable for its temples and landmarks like Meenakshi Amman Temple, Thirumalai Nayak Palace, and Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam. Additionally, you can explore the sights and enjoy the activities in the larger area.

In Madurai, you'll be able to select from 57 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday getaway. These are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai - This 4-star hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff.
  • Astoria Hotels - Our customers like the helpful staff and location at this hotel. With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Heritage Madurai - With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and room size.

Getting Around Madurai

If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Madurai Junction Station, Madurai East Station, or Thiruparankundram Station. Madurai may not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Madurai

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 100°F during the day and 73°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 103°F, while the average at night is 81°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 100°F with nighttime averages of 80°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 95°F and nighttime averages of 74°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Madurai is 32.99 inches
  • Usually May and April are the hottest months with an average of 102°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 74°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Madurai?
Based on our traveler data, Courtyard by Marriott Madurai is one of the top choices for your stay. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your trip include Heritage Madurai and The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Madurai, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Madurai.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Madurai?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Madurai, click here.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Madurai?
The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your stay with the kids include JC Residency Madurai and Heritage Madurai. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to ISKCON Madurai, Sri Sri Radha Mathurapati Temple.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Meenakshi Amman Temple?
Adjacent to Meenakshi Amman Temple, OYO 15767 MR International is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a 24-hour front desk. Other good options close by include Hotel Boopathi and Padmam Hotel.
What about the best place to stay close to Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam?
One of the top choices for your stay is OYO 11489 PKN Classic Regency, located next to Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. OYO 24576 Viswa Towers and OYO 10835 Hotel Sri Sant are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best luxury accommodation in Madurai?
Heritage Madurai is a 4.5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai.
What are some accommodations with pools in Madurai?
JC Residency Madurai is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, free buffet breakfast, and a restaurant. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai and Fortune Pandiyan Hotel- Member ITC Hotel Group.

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