The Raintree, Anna Salai

4.5 star property
Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, connected to a shopping centre, near Pondy Bazaar

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The Raintree, Anna Salai

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Front of property
Deluxe Room | Balcony
2 restaurants, breakfast served
Lobby sitting area

Overview of The Raintree, Anna Salai

8.8 out of 10 Fabulous
8.8/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
636 Anna Salai Teynampet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600018
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 2 restaurants
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Hair salon
  • Multilingual staff
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

Deluxe Room

  • 27 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Mylapore Tiruvallikk
  • Consulate General of the United States, Chennai - 5 min drive
  • Apollo Hospital - 6 min drive
  • Sankara Nethralaya - 6 min drive
  • Marina Beach - 17 min drive
  • Chennai Trade Centre - 11 min drive
  • ECR Beach - 48 min drive

Getting around

  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) - 31 min drive
  • Chennai Mandavelli Station - 4 min drive
  • Chennai Kodambakkam Station - 4 min drive
  • Chennai Mambalam Station - 29 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Bread and Chocolate - 8 min walk
  • Café De Paris - 6 min walk
  • Samco New - 6 min walk
  • Hokkaido Japanese Restaurant - 8 min walk
  • Dhabba Express - 7 min walk

About this property

The Raintree, Anna Salai

A great choice for a stay in Chennai, The Raintree, Anna Salai features a rooftop terrace and offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for INR 2000 per vehicle. For a bite to eat, guests can visit The Kitchen, one of 2 restaurants, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. This luxurious hotel is also 3 mi (4.9 km) from Marina Beach.


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
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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

  • 230 rooms
  • Arranged over 14 floors


  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Minimum check-in age – 21
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • The extra-person fee includes a mattress on the floor (extra beds are not available).
  • 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 21


  • One child (7 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


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


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

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 24-hour room service

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2010
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Swimming pool


  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Accessible airport shuttle

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium digital channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dressing gowns
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Selected Comfort mattress

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


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

Special features


The Kitchen – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.
UpNorth – This restaurant only serves dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately INR 750 to 900 for adults and INR 500 to 750 for children
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 2000 per vehicle (one-way. Maximum occupancy 3)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from November 19 2021 to June 12 2024 (dates subject to change):
  • Bar/Lounge(s)
  • Swimming pool
The property will be renovating from 13 June 2022 to 12 June 2024 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting facilities
  • Selected guestrooms
  • Swimming pool
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimise noise and disturbance.
The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Public bath
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for INR 1475 per day

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.

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

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

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 Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.
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 and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.
Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within the same city as the property will not be allowed to check in.
The Hotel reserves the right of admission.

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Frequently asked questions

Does The Raintree, Anna Salai offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Raintree, Anna Salai 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Raintree, Anna Salai?
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 The Raintree, Anna Salai?
Yes, there's a pool. The swimming pool will be unavailable from November 19 2021 to June 12 2024 (dates subject to change).
Are pets allowed at The Raintree, Anna Salai?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Raintree, Anna Salai?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by The Raintree, Anna Salai?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 2000 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Raintree, Anna Salai?
You can check in starting at noon. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out and contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Raintree, Anna Salai and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Pondy Bazaar (0.8 mi) and Consulate General of the United States, Chennai (1.7 mi), along with Kapaleeswarar Temple (2 mi) and Apollo Hospital (2.6 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near The Raintree, Anna Salai?
Yes, there are 2 on-site restaurants.
What's the area around The Raintree, Anna Salai like?
The Raintree, Anna Salai is in Mylapore Tiruvallikk, a short 16-minute walk from Pondy Bazaar and 18 minutes' walk from Thirumalai Thirupathi Devasthanam.







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2/10 Poor

Prabhakaran, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

My stay at Raintree
Overall, very good experience. The check in was very quick and all the staff were very courteous. Good selection for food at Breakfast
Jayamurali, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ashok, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Santhoshkumar, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent service and comfy rooms
Rooms were clean and breakfast was really good. If restaurants were open all day it would have been nice
Santhosh kumar, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Soumik, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

AMIT, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Centrally located and clean facility with great service from staff. Did not like the charges for a bottle of water which in the outside market is 35 rupees and being charged 187 for a bottle of water in the restaurant. Breakfast was amazing.
Sonia, 8-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

R, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Just need to lower prices of coffee and drinks. outrageously priced ! I get the ambience. but still can be made lower.
Vivek, 8-night trip
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