MGM Beach Resorts (15Kms before Mahabalipuram)1/74, East Coast Road,Muttukadu
Location: Overlooking the azure blue waters of the Indian Ocean, MGM Beach Resort is located off East Coast Road in Muttukadu, a popular weekend gateway on the outskirts of Chennai known for its backwaters and numerous water sports opportunities.
The 4 star resort is about 35 km from Chennai city centre, and can be accessed in about an hour's drive from Perungudi Railway Station and Chennai International Airport. Less than 1 km from MGM Dizzee Worldand Dakshina Chitra Museum, the resort is 6 km from Kovalam Beach and 23 km from Mahabalipuram that is home to the famous Shore Temple.
Room Amenities: The resort offers 88 spacious and well-furnished suites and private cottages spread out over landscaped grounds and along the beach. Featuring cosy sit-outs with views of the park or the sea, these contemporary suites and cottages enjoy access to a private beach. In-room amenities include air conditioning, LCD TV, telephone, mini bar, tea/coffee maker, electronic safe, desk and wireless internet access. Clean bathrooms have hot/cold shower facilities, bathtubs (some rooms) and exclusive toiletries. Select suites also offer private Jacuzzi and open-air bath facilities.
Hotel Facilities: Guests can relax on the private beach, take a leisurely swim in the resort's large outdoor pool and work out at the fully equipped gym. After a full day of activities, they can choose to indulge in rejuvenating massages and therapies at the resorts Eden Spa. Leisure options at the hotel also include a jogging track, kids pool and play area, and facilities for indoor and outdoor games. Additional offering include travel desk, business centre, meeting and banquet facilities, and parking and Wi-Fi access.
Dining: Offering enchanting views of the beach and the sea, the resort's multi-cuisine Sea Crest restaurant serves a variety of Chinese, Continental and Indian fare along with lip-smacking seafood delicacies. In the evenings, guests can unwind with a glass of cocktail, mocktail or wine at the cosy lounge bar.