Surrounded by banks and ATMs, eateries, hospitals and clinics, small and medium business enterprises and day care centres, R A Puram in Chennai is around 15 km from the Chennai International Airport and about 10 km from the Chennai Park Town Railway Station. Well connected to other parts of the city, R A Puram offers excellent accommodation options that suit every budget. When booking hotels in R A Puram, you can choose from a number of budget properties that provide basic accommodation without burning a hole in your pocket, to well-appointed serviced apartments that come with a host of services and amenities. Apart from this, there are a number of 2-star and 3-star rated hotels near R A Puram that focus on providing quality and economical accommodation. Close to prominent landmarks in Chennai, R A Puram is a great locality to put up at during your visit to Chennai. The famous M A Chidambaram Stadium is around 7 km away while Marina Beach, the second longest in the world, is around 5 km away. Other popular tourist destinations close to R A Puram include Santhome Church (houses the tomb of the Apostle St. Thomas) which is around 3 km away, Chepauk Palace and Senate Palace, both within 7 km of R A Puram. Habibi, Bessy’s Resto Bhavan, Just Orient and Food Nirvana are popular restaurants that serve delicious food. For shopping, Max is around 3 km away and promises rather good clothing options at reasonable rates.