HOTELS IN CHENNAI NEAR IIT
IIT Madras is one of the most prestigious universities in the country, and even the world, located in the city of Chennai. It is situated near the Raj Bhavan, on the Sardar Patel Road and is at a distance of around 12km from Chennai Central Railway Station, and a distance of 13km from Chennai International Airport. There are ample buses and taxis that go to this university from the station and the airport. You can also opt to take auto rickshaws or the local train from Chennai Central Railway Station. There are also many city and state buses that can take you there. There are many hotels near IIT Madras of all varieties, starting from service apartments to single rooms to even luxury hotels. You will find hotels suitable for both long term and short-term stay, depending on your budget. To find the best options within a budget, you should check out the Treebo hotels. The Treebo hotels provide various first-class amenities like free WiFi, complimentary breakfast, laundry services, and air conditioning. All the hotels have well-behaved staff who can communicate in a variety of languages. You will also find good and authentic local food at the restaurants around these hotels. Some of the most popular restaurants in this neighbourhood are Kwality Riviera Restaurant, Sigree, Jalpaan, That Madras Place, etc. The neighbourhood also has a number of other attractions apart from IIT Madras. The Guindy Snake Park is adjacent to the IIT campus and is a major tourist place where you can see different snakes and learn about them. The Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI) is also situated opposite to the IIT Madras campus. You can also take your family to the Birla Planetarium for a fun day learning about space. For those of you who want to check out the local religious places, there are many temples in the vicinity as well, like the Jalakandeswarar Temple, Madhya Kailash Temple, Annai Velankanni Church, and the Qurasani Mosque, and to enjoy some fresh air and the beach, head straight to the nearby Eliot Beach and Marina Beach.