Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Standard Double Room, 1 Bedroom | Premium bedding, free minibar items, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth

Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth

3.0 star property
3-star hotel in Puducherry with 2 restaurants and outdoor pool

9.4/10 Exceptional

55 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
No.4 Rue de Bussy, Puducherry, Pondicherry, 605001
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Business centre
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
For families
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Children's pool
  • Premium TV channels
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping

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About this area

Getting around

  • Pondicherry (PNY) - 32 min drive
  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) - 134 min drive
  • Pondicherry-Puducherry Station - 7 min walk
  • Pondicherry Villiyanur Station - 25 min drive
  • Varakalpattu Station - 35 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth

3-star hotel in the historical district
A round-trip airport shuttle, a terrace and a coffee shop/cafe are just a few of the amenities provided at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth. Enjoy a meal at the two on-site restaurants. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a garden and a library.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • An outdoor pool and a children's pool
  • Free self-parking and valet parking
  • Tour/ticket information, free newspapers and a 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage, smoke-free property and a lift
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the helpful staff and walkable location
Room features
All 18 rooms feature comforts, such as fireplaces and premium bedding, in addition to perks, such as Laptop workspace and air conditioning.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Grab bars near toilets and bathroom emergency pull cords
  • TVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/cupboards, free infant beds and coffee/tea makers


English, Hindi

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until anytime
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • The host will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site valet parking


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours a day)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children's pool

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Business centre


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • An outdoor pool


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord


  • English
  • Hindi

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Premium digital channels
  • Films for purchase

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Stocked minibar (select free items)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • Fireplace

Freshen up

  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) gala dinner per adult: INR 6000.00

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 4200 per vehicle (one-way)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in is available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Palais Mahé Hotel Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Hotel
Palais Mahé
Palais Mahé Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth Hotel Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth Hotel
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth Pondicherry
Palais Mahé Cgh Earth
Palais de Mahé Cgh Earth
Palais De Mahe Cgh Earth Hotel
Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth Hotel
Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth Puducherry
Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth Hotel Puducherry

Frequently asked questions

Does Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
As of 28 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth on 29 September 2022 start from €271, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 4200 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless social distancing is available.
What is there to do at Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth and nearby?
Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth has an outdoor pool and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth?
Yes, there are 2 on-site restaurants. Nearby restaurants include Kasha Ki Aasha (5-min walk), Cafe Veloute (6-min walk) and Artika Cafe Gallery (6-min walk).
What's the area around Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth like?
Palais de Mahé - Cgh Earth is a short 7-minute walk from Pondicherry-Puducherry Station and 6 minutes' walk from Sacred Heart of Jesus. The local area is walkable and popular for its beaches.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

A good stay
It was a pleasant stay with the hotel. Overall, experience was good. More amenities and furniture would be appreciated. Break fast should be more elaborate than what was offered. Staff was friendly and quick to respond.
3-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Jayant, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great place
Saurabh, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Good stay
The stay was comfortable and good. Location of the hotel is very good. However they need to work on their food menu.
Saurabh, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Pondy at its best
Great location, great service & comfortable rooms. Almost feel like you're staying in a small Parisian town. Loved my stay overall!!
1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Very nice hotel
We have loved this hotel but would have prefered with pool open.
Ludovic, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Pleasant stay!
Very clean and tidy, great service, good food. What more do you want?
Karthik, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

This is a particularity excellent hotel. Everything was outstanding.
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Peter, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stunning building, room was enormous and very nicely fitted out. Staff were very friendly, great pool
2-night romance trip
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