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The Iris Hotel

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Property grounds
Presidential Suite | Memory-foam beds, in-room safe, individually furnished, desk
Lobby sitting area
Executive Room | Bathroom shower

Overview of The Iris Hotel

The Iris Hotel

3.5 star property
Art Deco hotel in T Nagar with restaurant
7.2 out of 10 Good
7.2/10 Good

40 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Airport transfer
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
No.2 Dr. Thomas Road T Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600017
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Airport shuttle
  • Limo/town car service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry service
For families
  • Rollaway/extra beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In T Nagar
  • Consulate General of the United States, Chennai - 4 min drive
  • Apollo Hospital - 5 min drive
  • Sankara Nethralaya - 5 min drive
  • Marina Beach - 19 min drive
  • Chennai Trade Centre - 11 min drive
  • VGP Universal Kingdom - 17 min drive
  • ECR Beach - 54 min drive

Getting around

  • Chennai International Airport (MAA) - 13 min drive
  • Chennai Kodambakkam Station - 3 min drive
  • Chennai Nungambakkam Station - 4 min drive
  • Chennai Mambalam Station - 29 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Dank - 5 min walk
  • Bike and Barrel Restro Bar - 3 min walk
  • Pizza Hut - 3 min walk
  • Cafe Coffee Day - 4 min walk
  • J.Hind - 6 min walk

About this property

The Iris Hotel

The Iris Hotel offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for INR 2500 per vehicle return. Guests will have free perks such as WiFi, valet parking and self-parking. This Art Deco hotel is also 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Marina Beach.


English, Hindi

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 30 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi 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 (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • BBQs
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Meeting room
  • Conference space


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2013
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Banquet hall


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • DVD player
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Memory-foam mattress
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Alis BBQ and Grill – On-site restaurant.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Dial-up Internet access is available in guest rooms for an extra charge
  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately INR 200 for adults and INR 200 for children
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 2500 per vehicle (return)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for INR 1500.0 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for INR 1500.0 per night


This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Iris Chennai
Iris Hotel Chennai
The Iris Hotel Hotel
The Iris Hotel Chennai
The Iris Hotel Hotel Chennai

Frequently asked questions

Does The Iris Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Iris Hotel 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.
Are pets allowed at The Iris Hotel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Iris Hotel?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by The Iris Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 2500 per vehicle return.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Iris Hotel?
You can check in starting at noon. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
Are there restaurants at or near The Iris Hotel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Alis BBQ and Grill.
What's the area around The Iris Hotel like?
The Iris Hotel is a short 12-minute walk from Pondy Bazaar and 16 minutes' walk from Thirumalai Thirupathi Devasthanam.







Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Stephen, 1-night family trip
Verified guest review

6/10 Good

Nice hotel. But needs a lot of improvement.
A very comfortable room, but lot of mosquitoes which creates a lot of disturbance... The inroom dining menu is elaborate but the staff are not ready to take order as they clearly refuse to take any order....
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Dirty bathroom.. Not cleaned properly. No bathroom mat.. No security in the night and mediocore breakfast. Room window knob was broken and I couldn't close the window properly. Access card didn't work late in the night and I had t go back to the lobby manager who was sleeping behind the desk.
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent Hotel
Excellent Hotel, Good Breakfast, Good Service, Helpful Staff
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location
Value for money! Bathroom cud've been much cleaner. Happy with the stay
Verified guest review

4/10 Fair

They need to improve a lot. No value for money.
Very rude staff No hotel restaurant was open at 10:15pm. Neither room service. No help for mobile charger etc. Even mediocre hotels provide mobile chargers to guests.
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4/10 Fair

Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Good stay, nice locality
The room given for customers are average. I had ask for replacement by of bed covers
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

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