Le Dupleix occupies the residence of the former town Mayor, Marquis Joseph Francois Dupleix. Constructed in the 18th century, Le Dupleix has been restored and modernized to offer all contemporary luxury and comforts. Imbibing Indian elements into a vintage French architecture, the majestic white building offers a delicate fusion of tradition and modernity.
Le Dupleix is conveniently located in the heart of French Pondicherry and an easy walk from the beach, Sri Aurobindo Ashram and the central shopping area. The French Consulate, Raj Nivas, Pondicherry Museum, Botanical Gardens and Chunnambar Boat House are some of the main tourist attractions.
Distance from Pondicherry railway station: 2 km (approx.)
Dining options at Le Dupleix include the Governor's Lounge Bar with an attached Courtyard restaurant. The restaurant offers a fine selection of Indian, Continental and French cuisine. Guests are served a complimentary breakfast. The hotel provides wireless internet, laundry service, airport transfer at a charge, concierge services, tour/ticket assistance and town car service. Additional amenities at this heritage property include safety deposit boxes, complimentary newspapers, multilingual staff, complimentary parking and 24-hour room service.
Guests can choose from 14 air-conditioned rooms, all of which exude an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. All rooms are equipped with flat screen tv's with satellite channels, direct dial phone, study table, mini bar, tea/coffee maker, complimentary bottled water and running hot and cold water.
Room equipped with hot and cold running water.
Choose food from the Indian, Continental and French cuisines to tantalize your taste buds at the Courtyard Restaurant.
The Governor's Lounge Bar:
The first Bar in town, the Governor's Lounge is an exciting place to spending some time catching up with people as you enjoy some of the best wines and cocktails served. With an energetic ambience and charged-up style, the place is ever refreshing. Martini and Mojito are a must try here.
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