Fortel  3 stars

No. 3, Gandhi Irwin Rd,, Chennai, India, 600008  show mapSave
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Overview

The deluxe 3-star Fortel is set in a shopping area minutes away from Spencer Plaza, Ma Chidambaram Stadium and Dash N Splash.

Nestled in the heart of Chennai and a 15-minute walk from Chennai Central Railway train station. Fortel is also located near Ripon Building Chennai Corporation, Egmore Museum and Government General Hospital.

Fortel overlooks a harbour and provides quick access to a private beach.

Fast access to Madras International (meenambakkam) airport within 15km is provided.

Rooms

This property offers 95 beautifully decorated guestrooms complete with LCD flat-screen TV, individual climate control, a minibar, a stone fireplace and coffee/tea making facilities. They are fitted with bath sheets, bathrobes and complimentary toiletries in the en-suite bathrooms.

Eat

The elegant bar serves a selection of tea.

Work

For business guests Fortel offers laptops, a business center and a photocopier, while leisure travelers can enjoy a tour desk, currency exchange and VIP room facilities.

Relax

The fitness center features a gym and fitness classes.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for additional charge

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   95.

City Center Chennai - 1.6 mi
Airports Madras International (meenambakkam) (MAA) - 8.8 mi, Tirupati (TIR) - 61.8 mi
Train Stations Chennai Central Railway Station - 4600 ft, - 400 ft
Restaurants Hotel Saravana Bhavan - 600 ft, Sree Annapurna of Calcutta (cuisine: Indian) - 2100 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Trouser Press
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Night club
Room view
  • City view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Smoking
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Fireplace
Bathroom
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Instant hot water
  • Slippers
Bedroom
  • Foam pillows
  • Down/feather pillows
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • Local calls
  • International calls
  • Collect calls
  • Speaker phone
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Internet access
  • HBO available
  • iPod docking station
  • Cell phone recharger
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Full-frame window
  • Artificial lighting

Policies

Check-In

from  12 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of INR 907 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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      Fortel LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        1.5 mi
      Train stations
      • Chennai Central Railway Station
        4300 ft
      Shopping areas
      Monuments and Landmarks

      Local Attractions

      • Spencer Plaza
        1.1 mi
        Chennai (Madras)India
      • Dash N Splash
        1.1 mi
        103/1A, Mevallurkupam Village, Chennai (Madras)
      • Fort Museum
        1.5 mi
        Fort St. George, Chennai (Madras)
      • The Faraway Tree Gallery
        1.6 mi
        7, Rutland Gate 6th Street (off Khader Nawaz Khan Road), Chennai (Madras)
      • Our Lady of Lourdes Church
        1.7 mi
        Perambur, Chennai (Madras), Chennai (Madras)

      Near the hotel

      • Egmore Museum
        2100 ft
        Pantheon Road, Egmore, Chennai (Madras)
      • Government Museum
        3500 ft
        Pantheon Road, Chennai (Madras)
      • National Art Gallery
        3800 ft
        Panthian Road, Chennai (Madras)

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Hotel Saravana Bhavan

        60% likes this, based on 234 reviews
        Price Range: USD 12 - USD 17

        600 ft
        21, Kennet Lane, Egmore,

        Phone: 28192055

      • Sree Annapurna of Calcutta

        63% likes this, based on 48 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian

        2100 ft
        Pantheon Road

        Phone: 044 28523037

      • Abhinandan

        71% likes this, based on 37 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian
        Price Range: USD 7 - USD 12

        2100 ft
        Hotel Ashoka, 47 Pantheon Road, Egmore

        Phone: 28553377

      • B R Mathsya

        61% likes this, based on 71 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

        2200 ft
        Thanikachalam Road

        Phone: 93800004100

      • Flower Drum

        77% likes this, based on 39 reviews
        Cuisine: Chinese

        2300 ft
        Prince Plaza, Pantheon Road, Egmore

      Fortel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fortel

      Average guest rating

      7.2
      out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 6 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Rooms
      7.0
      Value
      8.5
      Service
      6.2
      Location
      6.0

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