Top 9 Huts In Pondicherry, India - Updated 2024

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Puducherry, a union territory located in the southeastern part of India, is often called the “French Capital in India.” It is an amazing destination filled with wonderful beaches, like Paradise Beach Island and Promenade Beach. Aside from watching the pretty sunrise and sunset, overnight camping, hiking, and boating are some adventure sports to look forward to on these beaches. There are also guided tours where you can rent a bike to explore the former French colony and enjoy a South Indian breakfast. Make your vacation more interesting by finding your inner peace visiting churches and spiritual ashrams (Indian temples). Indulge in some fine dining experiences and savor regional cuisines at this city’s best places to eat. You can also tour Pondicherry Museum and Botanical Garden. Are you looking to experience something new when you come here for a holiday? Consider booking a simple haven. Scroll down below and check out the top huts in Pondicherry, India.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 07, 2024.

1. Delightful dwelling suitable for large groups

You will get to make your nature trip as authentic as possible when you book this delightful dwelling right at Koral Beach Resort. This 2-level home has a large space and a double bed that is good for 10 to 15 guests on the second floor. The first floor is where you will find the bathroom, dining area and spacious area for hanging out and partying.

The beach is only 10 meters (33 feet) away, so you can bask in the sun anytime you want.

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10 reviews  
Hut 1 Bed 10 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were best and innovative
the hosts are warm and helpful people
the care takers and owners were really cooperative and good guide
sunil is helpful forthcoming and very good in communication
excellent place located very near to sea
the place is nice clean cosy very near to beach just 2 mins walk
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2. Charming retreat with a delicious breakfast

Spend your nights under the stars and with the company of good people here at this charming thatched home built on a rooftop and designed with a terrace. There are three units to choose from, or you can request to have the whole rooftop for you and your friends to have more privacy.

The hosts offer a continental and French breakfast prepared by a chef. You can also choose to get a sandwich and a drink for takeout before exploring the area.

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Puducherry, India
91 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in hut 2 Beds 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and the shares bathroom were kept very clean
also no television in cabins so make sure your mobile network works well for your entertainment
we loved the thatch huts and the breakfast (a small fee for amazing food)
toilet and bathroom are clean
the staff take good care of the guests
and great host too
sankar and his team are great hosts with a passion of great hospitality and service
brilliant place the staff were always so helpful
everyone is friendly and ready to help make your stay memorable
pretty near to the attractions restaurants bus stop and railway station
awesome location i repeat
perfect place to stay near the beach
very nice place in the heart of white town just few steps away from beach
the place has a great location :)
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Nearby huts

3. Dharmakanni Tropical Huts (from USD 19)

Nestled just 60 meters (196.85 feet) from Auroville Beach, Dharmakanni Tropical Huts offers a comfortable place with free Wi-Fi to stay connected online, whether for communication or browsing purposes. Some accommodation options have a balcony where you can overview the surrounding landscapes. Spend quality time at the onsite coffee house or the picnic area.

Get some well-deserved relaxation with a full body massage. If you want to bring your furry friend, pets are allowed on request for free. Enjoy the beautiful area and roam around using the bicycle rental provided. For added convenience, there is a minimarket on the premises and an airport shuttle for an extra fee.

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Dharmakanni Tropical Huts

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 12, Iyyanar Kovil Street, Kottakuppam

Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

4. The earthen hut (from USD 30)

By staying at this property, you can enjoy a vacation surrounded by nature’s beauty while bringing your pet along. Enjoy each other’s company as you sip beverages on the terrace. Prepare your favorite meals in the well-equipped kitchen with a stove.

Utilize the complimentary Wi-Fi to keep in touch with your friends and family back home. After a good rest, head to the balcony and take in the calming atmosphere there. In addition, the property provides free private parking for guests traveling with a vehicle for their convenience.

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The earthen hut

Wifi Available

Address: Auroville Road

Parking Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services

5. Semi-furnished homestay with kitchen essentials (from USD 30)

This homestay is surrounded by trees, and it offers captivating views of the ocean. It has all the necessities you will need, such as a stove, cooking pots and pans, basic cooking ingredients, and a refrigerator for storing your food and snacks. The mezzanine bedroom, which overlooks the sea, has a comfortable king-sized bed.

It is one of the hut houses near Pondicherry on a beach area with a nearby healing center, making the place suitable for those wanting to take a break from their busy lives.

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Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India
96 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was great to have a kitchen which had everything we needed
so they hand u over a clean but at the beginning while u check in
sparkling clean place with an amazing ocean view and great hospitality
the host is very friendly and supportive
the host is very friendly and co operative
helena indeed is a super host
helena is indeed a super host
its a beautiful place with a wonderful host
what a beautiful location and a beautiful property
beautiful place right on the beach we got comfortable right away
its a nice little place a bit far from the city
the location was a perfect spot to explore both pondicherry and auroville
definitely a different place to stay from routine stays in concrete constructions
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6. Cozy haven with garden access (from USD 14)

If you are looking for a place where you can be one with nature, this hut house near Pondicherry has everything you will need to have a stress-free vacation. It has a kitchen and a living room where you can relax and just hang out with loved ones. The bedroom has a double bed and a single-sized one, which can comfortably host up to three people.

The place offers access to a magnificent garden in the middle of Pondicherry and Auroville. You can explore the area using a bicycle or a scooter.

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157 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in hut 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i love open air homes and this was cozy and spacious at the same time
it was very comfortable and clean
lovely place with lovely host
riaz is an amazing host
host is maintaining the surrounding very well
riaz is a great host and make you fee like home
good conversations with the host
awesome location near the sea
beautiful location and lovely place
it's a great place to stay and experience life away from the hustle and bustle of city life
it’s good location something diffrent experience than usual
you tend to choose a place to stay either its a good location or for a good host
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7. Romantic hideaway in a garden (from USD 20)

Spend a romantic getaway with your special someone at this hideaway located in a spacious garden. The rental has a comfortable bed, a hammock, and plenty of sitting options for lounging about. It is the best place to have a change of scenery, and with Wi-Fi available, it’s great for you if you plan to work remotely.

There are a lot of cafes nearby that serve authentic local dishes.

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Bommayapalayam, Tamil Nadu, India
122 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and it was no less than a fairytale setting highly comfortable and picturesque
clean and visually appealing
the place was clean
the place was quite clean and exactly as shown in pictures
it was spacious clean and functioning properly
everything was so clean from the room to the washroom
the host was very friendly
the host is welcoming and helpful
the hosts were absolutely amazing they made sure we felt at home
the host was extremely sweet and friendly
they are thoughtful informative and genuinely helpful hosts
thoughtfully done place with close proximity to everything one needs
a perfect place to get away from all the hustle-and-bustle of the city life
location: 10/10close to multiple beaches auroville and amazing eateries
a perfect place to rejuvenate
it is at the right place which makes easy access to everything required
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8. Private sanctuary with internet

You will never miss the opportunity to update your social media accounts and post amazing photos of your vacation when you stay at this private residence with internet access. The place has a queen-sized bed, clean bathrooms, and a welcoming common area.

The rental is a home suitable for couples and small groups of friends since it can host up to four people. You can also request to have the best tropical breakfast of your life prepared by the locals.

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Periyamudaliyar Chavadi, Tamil Nadu, India
18 reviews  
Private room in hut 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
good response from the host
vijay was a great host
our toddler loved it vijay the manager is a gentleman and very helpful
thank you for hosting us
vijay and stephen were quite helpful
a calm place near the sea
if you are looking for a peaceful place away from the city you will enjoy it
great place to spend peaceful time by the sea
good place to relax
this is an awesome place to run away from all this practical world stuffs
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9. Bright and adorable shack by the beach

This bright shack is near Auro Beach and is just 7 kilometers (4.3 miles) from Pondicherry. It offers peace and privacy and provides a bathroom with a shower, storage, and an area for preparing your coffee or tea.

There’s also internet to keep you connected and updated. The sleeping area has three queen-sized beds that can host up to five people. Although the property has its own kitchen, you can request a South Indian and continental breakfast in advance.

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Periyamudaliyar Chavadi, Tamil Nadu, India
8 reviews  
Private room in hut 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the hosts are amazing and truly wonderful people
melo was a great and very caring host and made sure we had everything
excellent place to stay and hassle free booking process
the location is just too good and so are the managers
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Seek peace and adventure in Pondicherry

When you visit the city, you can engage in exciting water sports and explore nature trails. Pondicherry also has beach shacks where you can enjoy the beautiful ocean features of this place. Try something new and spend your holidays at one of the top huts in the “French Capital in India.”

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