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Fortel

3.5-star hotel in Chennai with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Executive Twin Room - Guest Room
  • Executive Twin Room - Guest Room
  • Suite - Living Area
  • Superior Room - Bathroom
  • Executive Twin Room - Guest Room
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3 Gandhi Irwin Rd, Chennai, 600008, TN, India
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  • Staff are friendly and helpful. The property itself is run down and needs investment in upkeep.

    Nov 12, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Operational Recommendations for Hotels (FHRAI - India) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
    • Free parking
    • Free WiFi
    • Airport transfer
    • Gym
    • Air Conditioning

    Property highlights

    Main amenities

    • 96 guestrooms
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Restaurant and bar/lounge
    • Breakfast available
    • Fitness center
    • Spa services

    For families

    • Television
    • Free toiletries
    • Hydromassage showerhead
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry facilities
    • Iron/ironing board

    What’s around

    • In Central Chennai
    • Fort St. George - 39 min walk
    • St. Andrew's Kirk - 9 min walk
    • Ripon Building - 14 min walk
    • Government Museum - 15 min walk
    • Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium - 18 min walk

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    Enter dates for 2 guests

    Guests
    • Executive Twin Room
    • Executive Double Room
    • Superior Room
    • Suite

    What’s around

    Landmarks

    • In Central Chennai
    • Fort St. George - 39 min walk
    • St. Andrew's Kirk - 9 min walk
    • Ripon Building - 14 min walk
    • Government Museum - 15 min walk
    • Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium - 18 min walk
    • Anna Salai - 20 min walk
    • Raja Muthiah Hall - 20 min walk
    • Spencer's Plaza Shopping Mall - 27 min walk
    • Express Avenue - 32 min walk
    • M.A. Chidambaram Stadium - 36 min walk

    Getting around

    • Chennai International Airport (MAA) - 19 min drive
    • Chennai Egmore Station - 3 min walk
    • Chennai Chintadripet Station - 16 min walk
    • Moore Market Complex Train Station - 18 min walk
    • LIC Metro Station - 25 min walk
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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    3 Gandhi Irwin Rd, Chennai, 600008, TN, India

    At a glance

    Hotel size

    • This hotel has 96 rooms
    • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors

    Arriving/leaving

    • Check-in time 2:00 PM-11:30 PM
    • Check-out time is noon

    Restrictions related to your trip

    • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

    Special check-in instructions

    If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

    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

    Children

    • No cribs (infant beds)

    Pets

    • No pets or service animals allowed

    Internet

    • Free WiFi in public areas
    • Free WiFi in rooms

    Transfers

    • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

    Parking

    • Free onsite self parking
    • Free onsite valet parking
    • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
    *See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

    In the hotel

    Food and drink

    • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/lounge
    • Coffee shop/café

    Things to do

    • Fitness facilities
    • Spa services on site
    • Spa treatment room(s)
    • Steam room

    Working away

    • Business center

    Services

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

    Facilities

    • Number of buildings/towers - 1
    • Year Built - 2009
    • Elevator
    • Safe-deposit box at front desk
    • Designated smoking areas

    Accessibility

    • Accessible bathroom
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Wheelchair-accessible parking
    • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
    • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
    • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
    • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
    • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
    • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
    • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
    • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
    • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
    • Wheelchairs available on site
    • Wheelchair-width doorways

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Urdu

    In the room

    Home comforts

    • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
    • Iron/ironing board

    Sleep well

    • Blackout drapes/curtains
    • Soundproofed rooms
    • Turndown service

    Freshen up

    • Shower only
    • Bidet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hair dryer

    Be entertained

    • 32-inch LCD TV
    • Cable TV channels

    Stay connected

    • Desk
    • Free newspaper
    • Free WiFi
    • Phone

    Food and drink

    • Free bottled water

    More

    • Daily housekeeping
    • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

    Special features

    Spa

    Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are 2 treatment rooms. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures.

    Fees & policies

    Optional extras

    • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of INR 240 per person (approximately)
    • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 800 per vehicle (one-way, Maximum occupancy 3)
    • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
    • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    Children & extra bedsPay at property

    You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
    • Rollaway beds are available for INR 500.0 per night

    Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

    You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
    • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

    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; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

    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 sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

    Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

    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.

    This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Operational Recommendations for Hotels (FHRAI - India).

    Policies

    Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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

    For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    This property accepts credit cards and cash.

    This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property Registration Number 33AABCH1893A1Z2

    Also known as

    • FORTEL Hotel
    • FORTEL Chennai
    • FORTEL Hotel Chennai

    *See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

    FAQs

    • Yes, Fortel 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 to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
    • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
    • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:30 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
    • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. The dining venue will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include Symphony (5-min walk) and Fusilli Reasons (2.1 mi).
    • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 800 per vehicle one-way.
    • Fortel has a steam room and spa services.