Hostel Gandhi

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In-room safe, individually furnished, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, individually furnished, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, individually furnished, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, individually furnished, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Hostel Gandhi

Hostel Gandhi

2.0 star property
No-frills B&B in Guindy

8,0/10 Very good

2 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
3 Velachery Main Rd, Chennai, TN, 600015
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Barbecue grills
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Feel at home
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Barbecue grill(s)

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Guindy
  • Marina Beach - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) - 21 min drive
  • Chennai Mambalam Station - 4 min drive
  • Chennai Guindy Station - 18 min walk
  • Chennai Saidapet Station - 21 min walk

About this property

Hostel Gandhi

Bed & breakfast in the heart of Guindy
A terrace, a library, and laundry facilities are just a few of the amenities provided at Hostel Gandhi. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free self parking
  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge), a front desk safe, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Outdoor furniture and barbecue grills
Room features
All guestrooms at Hostel Gandhi boast perks such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Communal kitchens with a personal chef and cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettles, portable fans, and daily housekeeping


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 20 rooms


  • Check-in time from 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 16
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

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 16


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Motorcycle parking only on site
  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • Barbecue grills


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library


  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Portable fan
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Chef
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Free bottled water
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Local cuisine breakfast is offered for an extra charge of INR 50 per person (approximately)

Hygiene & cleanliness

Social distancing measures are in place.


This property accepts debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Hostel Gandhi Chennai
Hostel Gandhi Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Hostel Gandhi Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Chennai

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hostel Gandhi?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
How much does it cost to stay at Hostel Gandhi?
As of 29 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hostel Gandhi on 30 September 2022 start from R310, 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.
Are pets allowed at Hostel Gandhi?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hostel Gandhi?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hostel Gandhi?
You can check in from 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
Are there restaurants at or near Hostel Gandhi?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Flying Elephant (5-min walk), Avartana (8-min walk), and Pan Asian (8-min walk).
What's the area around Hostel Gandhi like?
Hostel Gandhi is in Guindy, a short 13-minute walk from Anna University.

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

6/10 Good

I have stayed for one night, unfortunately this has been the weakest accommodation I got in India during 3 weeks. The area was a bit smelly. I can't evaluate the breakfast cause they started after my departure. I would not come back.
Livia, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

New hostel. 2private room, and men domitory room and women domitory room plus common area and kitchen. Owner, Sadhu was very nice and we enjoy chatting everyday. Free local Indian breakfast was nice. First, we booked 2nights, but we add one more week ;)
Hiroki, 2-night trip
Verified guest review