As beautiful as its history, this beach in Chennai has a long stretch of glittering golden sands, foamy water and the lively atmosphere of any Indian beach. True to its colonial past, the Marina Beach has several landmarks along the promenade such as the University of Madras and Queen Mary's College. With two swimming pools, several statues, and the street food stalls adorning the beach, it will be a truly different experience for the traveller. The Marina beach is 17 km away from the Chennai airport and only 5 km away from the Chennai Central railway station. Several hotels near the Marina Beach in Chennai provides amenities as extravagant as a spa and fitness centre in 5-star hotels to basic amenities like AC and free breakfast in budget hotels. Treebo Chennai offers hotels that suit the budget of every traveller and provides world-class amenities in terms of AC, TV with DTH, Free Wi-Fi & breakfast, toiletries and much more. After relaxing at the Marina beach, head to the Parthasarathy Temple and the Santhome Beach nearby. Some other Chennai landmarks include Parthasarathy Temple and St Thomas Cathedral and Basilica. Egmore Museum and the Theatre are other places thriving with tourists. Besides local markets such as the one at T Nagar and at Sowcarpet, Express Avenue Mall, City Centre Mall and Spencers Plaza are a few shopping plazas that serve the Chennai population. Definitely, give the world famous Saravana Bhavan a try for their lip-smacking vegetarian food. Barbeque Nation, Absolute Barbeque and other pan-India restaurant chains are also present close by to satiate your taste buds. Staying in a hotel near the Chennai Marina Beach puts you bang in the middle of the city centre and with every utility close by. Treebo hotels near the Marina Beach pampers tourists with a comfortable stay, 24*7 room service and great room décor.